This week’s best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, March 9, compiled from data … Read more

The Roots to play Bend

Philadelphia hip-hop band slates Les Schwab show for June

The Roots will rock Bend this summer. The hip-hop band will perform at 6:30 p.m. … Read more

Restaurant review: Salud! Live Kitchen & Juice Bar

Raw food goodness

When Corrine O’Shea opened the Salud! Live Kitchen & Juice Bar in September 2013, she … Read more

This week’s cheap eats

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

Upcoming concerts in Central Oregon

March 19 — Don Felder (former Eagles guitarist), Tower Theatre, Bend, towertheatre.org. March 19 — … Read more

Live music at Central Oregon clubs, theaters, other venues

Thursday 3/14 Appaloosa: The Americana band performs; 6-8 p.m.; free; The Lot, 745 NW Columbia … Read more

Gallery openings and exhibits in Central Oregon

Art Adventure Gallery: Featuring works by community artists; 185 SE Fifth St., Madras; 541-475-7701. Artists’ … Read more

Featured artist: April Coppini

Who: April Coppini’s exhibit “The Beauty of Wild Things” is on display through June 23 … 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 March 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

Ímar blends traditions at Sisters High School

Celtic band plays Sisters Folk Festival concert series

Ímar would have been a very different band if Adam Brown remembered to bring his … Read more

Q&A with photographer Terri Loewenthal

Cabin 8 resident artist presents her works Sunday

Who: Oakland-based photographer Terri Loewenthal will present a Cabin 8 Sunday Show this weekend during … Read more

Movie times for the week of March 14-20

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

Don Felder will take Bend to the limit

Former Eagles lead guitarist to perform at Tower Theatre

In its hit-making heyday in the ’70s, the Eagles would often open up the songwriting … Read more

Ruthie Foster returns to Central Oregon

Texas blues and folk singer to play Tower Theatre

Texas blues and folk artist Ruthie Foster, who last performed in Central Oregon at the … Read more

St. Patrick’s Day in Bend, from Ireland to New Orleans

McMenamins hosts annual celebration; Rebirth Brass plays Volcanic

Sunday is St. Patrick’s Day and the mountains of snow deposited in Central Oregon over … Read more

‘Pura Lux Mass’ debuts in Bend

Composer James Knox to lead Cascade Chorale concert

By all measures, James Knox’s teaching sabbatical last year was a success. Make that a … Read more

Man Man gets experimental in Bend

Avant-garde rockers to perform at Domino Room

If you really want to get “out there” for St. Patrick’s Day, there’s probably no … Read more

G. Love, The Lil Smokies return to Bend

Bands play Crow’s Feet Commons as part of WinterFest

WinterFest will heat up Mt. Bachelor throughout the weekend, featuring gear demonstrations, giveaways, snacks, beverages … Read more

Writer Richard Russo caps Author! Author! season in Bend

Pulitzer Prize winner’s writing balances humor and heartbreak

Portland, Maine-based teacher, novelist and screenwriter Richard Russo is renowned for witty writing that sometimes … Read more

John Butler Trio returns to Bend

Cherry Poppin’ Daddies, Tony Smiley headed to Sisters Saloon

Check out these recent show announcements in Central Oregon: • The John Butler Trio will return … Read more

Looking for something to do?

Editor’s picks for activities Monday-Thursday

Monday 3/11 “Fractured Land”: A documentary on the impact of fracking operations on First Nations … Read more

Springfield author’s young adult novels combine history, mythology and adventure

William Ritter joins six other writers for YA festival in Bend

A setback in William Ritter’s teaching career had a positive side. It led to the … Read more

This week’s best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, March 2, compiled from data … Read more

Pete Townshend’s rock novel out in November

NEW YORK — The Who’s Pete Townshend, the man who helped invent the rock opera, … Read more

‘Suite Surrender’ takes the stage in Sunriver

Timing is everything with this comedy and its cast

The zany comedy “Suite Surrender,” by Michael McKeever, can be summed up fairly succinctly: When … Read more

Restaurant review: Taj Palace

The Indian restaurant has served downtown Bend since 2003

You know when you’ve dined at a good Indian restaurant. Hours after a meal, scintillating … Read more

Q&A with Bend artist Joanne Donaca

Who: Longtime Bend artist Joanne Donaca is a native Oregonian and a member of the … Read more

Teriyaki Madness to open in Forum Shopping Center

Teriyaki time — A Japanese fast-food restaurant has announced its Sunday opening. Teriyaki Madness will … Read more

Upcoming concerts in Central Oregon

March 7 — Umphrey’s McGee, with Ghost-Note (hard rockin’ jams), Midtown Ballroom, Bend, midtownbend.com. March … Read more

Live music at Central Oregon clubs, theaters, other venues

Thursday 3/7 Natty Red Trio: The acoustic band performs; 6-8 p.m.; free; The Lot, 745 … Read more

Gallery openings and exhibits in Central Oregon

Art Adventure Gallery: Featuring works by community artists; 185 SE Fifth St., Madras; 541-475-7701. Artists’ … Read more

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