William, Harry remember their mum in doc

“Diana, Our Mother: Her Life and Legacy” will melt the heart of the most hardened … Read more

1979 solar eclipse changed author’s life

Got questions about the solar eclipse happening Aug. 21? Five seconds on Google will get … Read more


Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, July 16, compiled from data … Read more

Parents’ Guide to Movies

“GIRLS TRIP” Rating: R for crude and sexual content throughout, pervasive language, brief graphic nudity, … Read more

‘Confederate’ will explore Third Civil War

After “Game of Thrones,” there will be the Third American Civil War. “Game of Thrones” … Read more

Lukas Nelson headlines fifth Newberry Event

La Pine festival to benefit Oregon MS society

Unlike most up-and-coming bands, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real had a leg-up from … Read more

Writer shifts from sports to historical fiction

Author Dave Boling to visit Bend, Sunriver

It’s not uncommon for journalists to become authors. However, a sportswriter crafting historical novels focusing … Read more

In ‘Midnight, Texas,’ outcasts find refuge

PASADENA, Calif. — Aliens aren’t always little green men with enormous eyes and pot bellies. … Read more

Cascade Cycling Classic returns

Multi-stage race includes popular Downtown Criterium

Cyclists from across the globe come together this week for the annual Cascade Cycling Classic, … Read more

Anatomy of a Song: Jason Schweitzer, ‘Foolish’

Artist: Jason Schweitzer Featured song: “Foolish” Upcoming shows: • Natty Red with Andy Jacobs at The … Read more

Hooten Hallers return to Bend

Punk-blues trio plays Volcanic Theatre Pub

Missouri’s punk rockin’ blues trio The Hooten Hallers are set to return to Volcanic Theatre … Read more

Hannah Mayree, Shireen Amini play Bend house show

Songwriters to perform, lead circlesinging at The Acorn

Here’s a show off the beaten path, but you’ll have to work for at least … Read more

JaSkaMon plays Sunriver Resort

Band brings homegrown reggae to concert series

Had enough reggae? No, of course you haven’t, Central Oregon. Some big names are coming … Read more

Q&A with ballet dancer Josh Deininger

Professional dancer stars with wife in ‘Sleeping Beauty’

Who: Ballet dancer Josh Deininger stars alongside his wife, Elizabeth Voiles, in Central Oregon School … Read more

Featured artist: Sculptor Christian Burchard

Who: Christian Burchard’s work is on display at Peterson-Roth Gallery through July. Born in Germany, … Read more

Caldera Arts Center offers tours

RSVP to see summer arts camp in progress

Caldera Camp tours — It’s never too late to go to summer camp. Caldera, located … Read more

Upcoming concerts

July 20 — Jack Johnson (sunny folk-rock), Les Schwab Amphitheater, Bend, bendconcerts.com. July 20 — … Read more

Busy week ahead at Les Schwab Amphitheater

Jack Johnson, Avett Brothers, Diana Krall headed to Bend

Les Schwab Amphitheater’s concert season kicked into high gear this month — so far we’ve … Read more

Exhibits in Central Oregon art galleries this week

Art Adventure Gallery: Featuring photography by Edward Heath; through July ; 185 SE Fifth St., … 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

‘Girls Trip’

Gal pals get raunchy, hilarious in reunion romp

Perfecting the raunchy, randy, female-driven comedy can be a tall order. “Bridesmaids” showed it could … Read more


Stirring images and three interlocking war stories

With a bare minimum of dialogue, and a brutal maximum of scenes depicting near-drowning situations … Read more

‘Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets’

Space heroes feel miscast

At the age of 10, visionary French film director Luc Besson fell in love with … Read more

Movie times for the week of July 20-26

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

brilliant portrait of an artist

Life was cruel to Maud Lewis from the start. She was born in poverty in … Read more

Out of town events

Events close to Central Oregon

Concerts July 20 — The Avett Brothers, Britt Pavillion, Jacksonville; brittfest.org or 800-882-7488. July 20 … Read more

Live music at Central Oregon clubs, theaters, other venues

Thursday 7/20 Munch & Music: Ozomatli: The six-piece band plays Latin and rock music; 5:30 … Read more

Ozomatli returns to Bend

L.A. band brings multicultural stew to Munch and Music

To hear Ozomatli’s influence on modern pop music, turn on the radio. “I think the … Read more

Film scramble returns to Bend

Filmmakers vie for slot at BendFilm Fest in October

The name conjures chaotic imagery: The 72 Hour Filmmaker Scramble. As the annual event’s name … Read more

‘Raven’s Home’ banks heavily on nostalgia

“Raven’s Home,” the sequel to “That’s So Raven,” is the latest cookie cutter family-friendly situation … Read more

This image is copyrighted.