Family guide to new movie releases

“LOGAN LUCKY” Rating: PG-13 for language and some crude comments. What it’s about: A pair … Read more

Best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, Aug. 13, compiled from data … Read more

Mbue talks novel, being an Oprah author

Imbolo Mbue’s debut novel, “Behold the Dreamers,” looks at the American dream from the points … Read more

‘New People’ riffs on race and love, with a twist

“New People” by Danzy Senna (229 pages, Riverhead Books, $26)

“True multiculturalism,” novelist Danzy Senna’s … Read more

‘Walking Dead’ producers sue AMC

In a lawsuit that will be watched closely in Hollywood, several producers of “The Walking … Read more

Music festivals abound as celestial event approaches

Festivals, shows descend on region for celestial event

Most weeks in the summer, this reporter could write, “Central Oregon will host a ton … Read more

Eclipse events calendar, Aug. 17-21

From education to entertainment, all things eclipse this weekend

Thursday Oregon Eclipse 2017: A seven-day music festival taking place during the total solar eclipse; … Read more

‘Survivor’s Remorse’ gets seriously funny

SAN FRANCISCO — Even if your dreams come true beyond anything you ever dared to … Read more

“Peter and the Starcatcher” opens in Bend

Sailors, orphans and pirates collide in charming ‘Peter Pan’ prequel

Ahoy, mateys! It’s time to set sail for Cascades Theatre, where the rambunctious “Peter and … Read more

Eclipse-themed literary events in Central Oregon

Recommended eclipse-themed reads

The first solar eclipse I can recall occurred when I was around 6 years old. … Read more

Shakespeare in Drake Park

Early Bard drama “Titus Andronicus” on tap for Bend

Shakespeare in the Park — Portland’s Northwest Classical Theatre Company brings the William Shakespeare drama … Read more

Upcoming concerts

Aug. 17 — Watkins Glen (classic rock), Crow’s Feet Commons, Bend, parallel44presents.com. Aug. 17 — … Read more

Known to Collapse gets arty in Bend

San Francisco collective performs at Astro Lounge

If we’re all products of our experience, then Alabama transplant and songwriter Kevin Lehner has … Read more

Tony Smiley loops back into Bend

One-man-band returns to McMenamins

Congratulations: It’s Wednesday, and you’ve (hopefully) survived the eclipse and, more to the point, the … Read more

Alan Munde, Adam Granger team up in Bend

Bluegrass giants to perform at The Old Stone

If you’re craving some real, honest-to-goodness bluegrass, head to The Old Stone on Saturday and … Read more

Exhibits in Central Oregon art galleries this week

Artists’ Gallery Sunriver: Featuring the works of 30 local artists; 57100 Beaver Drive, Building 19, … Read more

Featured artist: Ceramic artist Lillian Pitt

Who: Lillian Pitt’s ceramic artwork and jewelry is on display at Indian Head Casino through … Read more

Solar talk in Sunriver

Sunriver Music Festival hosts Great Hall event

Sunriver Music Festival — Though the classical music series kicked off its 40th season last … Read more

Q&A with printmaker Pat Clark

Artist the juror of “Lunar” show at Bend Art Center

Who: In 2007, Pat Clark founded Atelier 6000, the nonprofit printmaking studio and gallery now … Read more

This week’s cheap eats

Find deals on meals at restaurants throughout Central Oregon. … Read more

Happy hour specials

Drinks and nibbles that are easy on your wallet … Read more

Central Oregon eateries, at a glance

Food critic John Gottberg Anderson’s reviews of Central Oregon eateries, at a glance … Read more

On local screens the week of Aug. 17-23

Synopses and short reviews of films showing now (or soon) on Central Oregon screens

Details of special screenings and mini-reviews of movies playing now (or soon) on Central Oregon … Read more

Movie times for the week of Aug. 17-23

A full week of movie times for screens in Bend, Redmond, Sisters, Madras and Prineville. … Read more

Netflix wins over ‘Scandal’ creator Rhimes

NEW YORK — Netflix has lured Shonda Rhimes, the well-regarded creator of TV series “Scandal” … Read more

Series highlights impacts of service dogs

LOS ANGELES — You would never know by just looking at Kalani Cruetzburg how important … Read more

Daveed Diggs gives scoop on ‘The Mayor’

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Of all the “multi-hyphenates” in TV at the moment, there may … Read more

Sunriver Music Festival celebrates 40th year

Classical music series opens in Bend Saturday

Like so many eclipse chasers, classical music lovers have long had August 2017 blocked out … Read more

Restaurant review: Solomon’s

Tetherow restaurant’s name honors pioneer

When Tetherow decided last spring to make changes to the food-and-beverage side of its resort … Read more

DeLille and Brian Carter Cellars release new wines

One of the best things about visiting my college friend, Bruce, in suburban Seattle is … Read more

Doc suggests Scott Peterson may be innocent

Scott Peterson was railroaded. That’s the premise of at least the first three episodes of … Read more

Schreiber on highs and lows of playing Ray

If ever there were a time Liev Schreiber wished he could enlist the lawfully questionable … Read more

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