’Curb Your Enthusiasm’ to return for 10th season

The return of “Curb Your Enthusiasm” will not be short-lived. The beloved comedy series created … Read more

Markle entered fame through television role

Who is Rachel Zane (and why should you care)? Well, where to begin? She’s smart, … Read more

Dirksen Derby returns to Mt. Bachelor

Race weekend includes benefit art auction and more

After taking a year off, the Dirksen Derby Rally Race is “back with a vengeance,” … Read more

Todd Haaby and Sola Via bring Spain to Tower

For Bend’s nuevo flamenco guitarist, passion is key

In the early 1990s, Todd Haaby taught himself how to play Spanish flamenco guitar while … Read more

More punk, funk headed to Midtown

Gogol Bordello, George Clinton, more announce shows

’Tis the season for show announcements, apparently. Read on: • Get out your purple duds for … Read more

Collie Buddz returns to Domino Room

Bermudan-American reggae singer plays Bend

Bermudan-American singer Collie Buddz is coming around to Bend again. The reggae/dancehall artist best known … Read more

G Bots and the Journeymen drop debut album

Bend band plays release show at Volcanic

In April, local band G Bots and the Journeymen were faced with a challenge: record … Read more

Review: London label picks up ‘Radiance of Resistance’ soundtrack

Colten Tyler Williams creates haunting yet uplifting score for documentary

“Radiance of Resistance” — a documentary created by local filmmakers Jesse Locke and Jesse Roberts … Read more

Q&A with curator Johanna Blume

Who: Johanna Blume is assistant curator of Western culture at the Eiteljorg Museum of American … Read more

Recommended reading from Deschutes Public Library

Tales for book lovers of all ages

Children’s books “A Hundred Billion Trillion Stars” by Seth Fishman, illustrated by Isabel Greenberg If … Read more

Upcoming concerts

Upcoming Concerts Dec. 14 — Todd Haaby and Sola Via (nuevo flamenco guitar), Tower Theatre, … Read more

The Roof Rabbits play Spoken Moto

Local punk supergroup prepping debut album

Though the live music usually never stops in Bend, for local musicians at least, winter … Read more

A hip-hop holiday fashion show in Bend

HardChords to perform at Santa Baby bash at Astro Lounge

Fashion and hip-hop collide with Christmas cheer at the Astro Lounge on Saturday for the … Read more

‘A Tower Christmas’ returns to Bend

Entertainment includes 14-piece Tower Big Band

“A Tower Christmas” — The Tower Theatre’s annual holiday show returns with 7 p.m. performances … 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: Glass artist Jeff Thompson

Who: Jeff Thompson’s glass work is on display at Hood Avenue Art through Monday. Jeff … Read more

Northwest best-sellers

Hardcover fiction 1. “Artemis,” Andy Weir 2. “A Gentleman in Moscow,” Amor Towles 3. “Lincoln … Read more

Happy hour specials

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

This week’s cheap eats

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

Central Oregon eateries, at a glance

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

Cafe Sintra reopens as Sintra, a Portuguese dinner house

More news from Central Oregon’s dining scene

Portuguese food — Renovated and rebranded, Sintra (formerly Café Sintra) reopened Friday as a Portuguese … Read more

Floral, sunny rosé fights winter’s chill

Several years ago, the sky ablaze with early-evening sunlight, a formidable selection of rosé bottles … Read more

On local screens the week of Dec. 14-20

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 Dec. 14-20

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

Out of town events

Events close to Central Oregon

Concerts Dec. 14 — Jay-Z; Moda Center, Portland; ticketmaster.com. Dec. 15 — The Barr Brothers, … Read more

Thursday 12/14 The Cascade Horizon Band: Central Oregon’s senior band will perform traditional holiday favorites … Read more

Netflix holiday movie sparks a controversy

In mid-November, Netflix gifted the world “A Christmas Prince,” a feel-good and also truly bonkers … Read more

‘The Crown’ is best enjoyed in small doses

Last year I enthusiastically described Peter Morgan’s “The Crown” with the word “scrumptious.” Season 2 … Read more

Golden Globes nominations a diverse list

LOS ANGELES — Golden Globes voters nominated a wide mix of movies on Monday, pulling … Read more

Hallmark’s 30 days of Christmas movies

Consider the Hallmark Channel in December. No, but really. “I cannot stop watching the Hallmark … Read more

Netflix writes accused actor out of show

NEW YORK — Netflix said Tuesday that it has written actor Danny Masterson out of … Read more

Parents’ guide to movies

‘I, TONYA’ Rating: R for pervasive language, violence, and some sexual content/nudity. What it’s about: … Read more

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