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

Review: Gonzo ups energy on ‘Slideshow’

Band plays final Bend show ahead of move to L.A.

Even with its burgeoning scene and larger-than-average number of local, working musicians, Bend is still … Read more

Q&A with actor Simeon Purkey

Bend man stars as Willy Wonka in upcoming production

Simeon Purkey stars as the title character in Thoroughly Modern Productions’ “Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka,” … Read more

Sunriver Art Fair returns

Highly ranked fair opens Friday

Sunriver Art Fair — More than 70 artists will display and sell their fine art … Read more

Funk’s Solar Obscuration Celebration changes hours

Decemberists member curates eclipse festival in Sisters

Funk’s Solar Obscuration Celebration — the solar eclipse festival hosted by The Decemberists’ Chris Funk … Read more

Upcoming concerts

Aug. 10 — Pigs on the Wing (Pink Floyd tribute), Munch & Music, Drake Park, … Read more

Pigs on the Wing returns to Central Oregon

Pink Floyd tribute to play Bend’s Munch and Music

It looks like Bend once again needs some education from Portland’s favorite Pink Floyd tribute … Read more

New Breed Brass Band plays Bend

New Orleans upstart blends genres at McMenamins

Just a few days into its West Coast tour last July, New Orleans upstarts New … Read more

Hard Fall Hearts return to Bend

Delta Bombers cancel, but show goes on at Volcanic

In a rare case of a cancellation being good news, Las Vegas rockabilly quartet The … 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: Painter Sarah Hansen

Who: Sarah Hansen’s mixed-media paintings are on display at Sage Custom Framing and Gallery through … Read more

Northwest best-sellers

Hardcover fiction 1. “ The Late Show,” Michael Connelly 2. “A Gentleman in Moscow,” Amor … 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

Small bite

More news from Central Oregon’s dining scene

Gluten-free pizza — A new pizza restaurant is in the works for Bend’s west side. … Read more

‘The Glass Castle’

Memoir successfully makes the tricky transition to screen

Writer-director Destin Daniel Cretton has built a body of work that takes a magnifying glass … Read more

On local screens the week of Aug. 10-16

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 10-16

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

Thursday 8/10 Munch & Music: Pigs on the Wing: The Pink Floyd tribute band performs … Read more

Out of town events

Events close to Central Oregon

Concerts Aug. 10 — Royal Blood, Roseland Theater, Portland; CT* Aug. 11 — Slayer, Cuthbert … Read more

Halden Wofford returns to Sisters

Singer brings band Hi-Beams to Fir Street Park

The first time Halden Wofford & the Hi-Beams played the Sisters Folk Festival, in 2012, … Read more

Author pens mysteries between hikes

Fiction was guidebook author William Sullivan’s first love

Eugene author William “Bill” Sullivan might be doing more running than hiking these days, thanks … Read more

Find your favorite Central Oregon food cart

We map the mobile kitchens of Bend and beyond

Central Oregon has a booming food cart community, with growing clusters of carts in Bend, … Read more

The Wailers bring reggae to Bend

Bob Marley’s band keeps singer’s legacy alive at Century Center

Joshua David Barrett was in middle school when his older brother showed him Bob Marley … Read more

Sneak Peek returns to Cascades Theatre

See scenes from each of the community theater’s shows

You may not realize it from the high temps, deep tans and disoriented tourists, but … Read more

Crux’s new saison is peachy

Area brewers incorporating Oregon fruit in brews

If you walk into Crux Fermentation Project and ask, “What’s new?” odds are, you will … Read more

Restaurant review: Mantra Indian Kitchen

Flavors of South Asia in downtown Bend

By definition, a mantra is a sound that is repeated to help one concentrate in … Read more

Bobby Lindstrom releases new album in Bend

Blues guitarist to perform at McMenamins

Local blues-rock guitarist Bobby Lindstrom will release “Fire Tender,” his ninth studio album since 1999, … Read more

Anatomy of a Song: Tara Snow, ‘Give Until You Can’t’

Artist: Tara Snow Featured song: “Give Until You Can’t” Upcoming shows: • Tara Snow with band … Read more

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