Dave Deluca

Compassion Combined with Conviction

While we debate the best approach to serving the homeless in Corvallis, a seemingly successful shelter model can be found right down the road. Albany Helping Ha...

Let’s Get Metaphysical… Metaphysical

Corvallis is a town of technology and logic. From da Vinci Days to HP and OSU, we worship science. But there’s another side to our fair city, an alternative min...

Beaver Ballers Need a Hand

What’s the first thing you think of when I say “carry the pizza,” “cherry picker,” “d-pole,” “2 hole,” or “cup check?” If you said NCAA lacrosse, you may alread...

Art Between the Stacks

The next time you’re hunting for just the right read amid the stacks of books at the central library, take a look around. You might be surprised to notice quite...

Business Unusual

Not everyone at the bar is the same widget inspector as the widget salesman down the bar. No siree, there are those that follow the rhythm of their own psyche—a...

Celebrate Earth Day Like an Animal

by Dave Deluca Wednesday, April 22 marks the 45th anniversary of Earth Day and it promises to be the largest environmental civic action in the world. Her...

TV Doc Talks at OSU

By Dave DeLuca   Dr. Richard Besser Talks Epidemics and Info   If you hate Ebola and love handsome newsmen, the OSU Foundation has a speak...

Sandboarding the Oregon Dunes

One summer, long ago, my family and I visited Honeyman State Park in Florence, Oregon. I fondly remember tumbling down massive dunes into shallow ponds of sun-w...