By Carley GomezPublished: Aug 26, 2014 at 9:43 PM PDTLast Updated: Aug 26, 2014 at 9:43 PM PDT
The unveiling of the Simpsons mural in at 5th and Main in downtown Springfield came with cheers and a much-needed confirmation for residents.
“You win, yes. Springfield is home of the Simpsons,” said Yeardly Smith, the voice behind Lisa Simpson.
Just like the introduction to one of America’s favorite cartoons, the unveiling was paired with a performance by the Springfield band, school buses, and even some of the beloved characters from the show.
By Kelsey Dudley and News StaffPublished: Aug 25, 2014 at 11:17 AM PDTLast Updated: Aug 26, 2014 at 9:50 AM PDT
The Eugene Sudbury School, a K-12 alternative school, reported that someone had stolen nearly $5,000 worth of art supplies, computer equipment, and other educational equipment from their location in west Eugene.
School director Demian Schwartz noticed the school had been burglarized Sunday morning when she arrived to set up an open house before school starts up next week.
The entire state of Oregon faces critical fire weather this week, the National Weather Service said.
A Red Flag warning was in effect Monday for Oregon, from border to border.
"A Red Flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions are either occurring now or will shortly," according to the National Weather Service. "A combination of strong winds, low relative humidity and warm temperatures will create explosive fire growth potential."