Central Oregon Volunteer Search

A listing of volunteer opportunities in Central Oregon

Find ways to give back to the community by lending your time and talents to … Read more

Annual OSU Master Gardeners plant sale is June 1

“Grow your own” was a catchy phrase from several years ago that sort of, in … Read more

National Best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, May 11, compiled from data … Read more

Himstreet column: The problem with picky eaters

No parent enjoys preparing separate meals to accommodate their little darlings’ ever-changing array of food … Read more

Most recent restaurant inspections

DESCHUTES COUNTY RESTAURANT INSPECTIONS Highest scoring Starbucks (S. U.S. Highway 97): 100 Subway (Sisters): 100 … Read more

Restaurant review: The Lot

Bend’s original food pod offers diversity and originality

Gatherings of mobile kitchens, or food trucks as they are often known, are a common … Read more

Bendistillery to start canning its Ablis CBD beverage

Tumalo facility to expand

Fueled by investor funds, Bendistillery is poised to more than double its production capabilities at … Read more

Restaurant review: Solomon’s

Northwest-focused dinners with a view at Tetherow

Everyone loves a restaurant with a view. In greater Bend, there are a small handful. … Read more

Bend man’s midlife crisis brings altruism

Some men might buy a sports car when a midlife crisis strikes. Others dye their … Read more

National best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, May 4, compiled from data … Read more

Wedding: Karina Pietrok and Brian Tompkins

Karina Pietrok and Brian Tompkins, both of Bend, were married Nov. 23 in Kihei Maui, … Read more

More states are calling porn a public health crisis

PHOENIX — More than a dozen states have moved to declare pornography a public health … Read more

Want your kids to eat quinoa or lentils? Tell them this

Researchers say telling children about the benefits of eating certain foods — such as how big and strong they can become — works

Popeye was right when he sang “I’m strong to the finich, cause I eats me … Read more

Key opioid treatment goes mostly to whites

An addiction treatment drug that health officials have touted as a crucial part of the … Read more

Immigrant story avoids the New World fairy tale

The Seven or Eight Deaths of Stella Fortuna By Juliet Grames (Ecco. 464 pp. $27.99) … Read more

Central Oregon’s first luxury dog hotel opens Monday

Wagging his tail at table-­clearing speeds and straining his leash at human-dragging levels, Murphy Himstreet’s … Read more

Most recent restaurant inspections

DESCHUTES COUNTY RESTAURANT INSPECTIONS Highest scoring Tumalo Feed Company: 100 Tumalo Coffeehouse: 100 Westside Tavern: … Read more

Planting carrots in Central Oregon can be rewarding

With crossed fingers and bated breath, I await the repair of my irrigation pump. I … Read more

John Day Fossil Beds offer a journey through time

The rains came hard to northern Central Oregon in April, turning the John Day Basin’s … Read more

Restaurant review: Cindy’s Chinese Garden

Despite the absence of brown rice, Cindy’s in Redmond offers high-quality food prepared mostly from scratch

First impressions can be misleading. The facade of Cindy’s Chinese Garden, on U.S. Highway 97 … Read more

Birthday: Garold Barrett

Barrett Garold Barrett, of Redmond, celebrated his 100th birthday April 28 with a potluck and … Read more

‘Thin Mints’ enjoy decades-long bond forged as Girl Scout leaders

Eight friends called the Thin Mints recall a decadeslong bond over their determination to establish and lead the Girl Scouts in Bend

A group of retired women in Bend share a strong bond that formed four decades … Read more

Little Wonders offers a museum-for-all experience to disadvantaged children

Program helps families overcome distance and cost to visit the museum

Savannah Damron and husband Charles Joye began bringing their family of five to the High … Read more

Study: Suicides spiked after release of ‘13 Reasons Why’

Since “13 Reasons Why” debuted on Netflix two years ago, some critics and social scientists … Read more

Food poisoning remains problem despite warnings, report finds

The CDC found yearly rates of food poisoning hold steady

NEW YORK — As recent illnesses tied to raw turkey, ground beef, cut melon and … Read more

What is abdominal etching? How plastic surgeons are helping patients get ‘six-pack abs’

No matter how well your diet or exercise regimen, some folks just can’t seem to … Read more

National Best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, April 20, compiled from data … Read more

Central Oregon support groups

The following list contains support group information submitted to The Bulletin. Submissions must be updated … Read more

Restaurant review: Oregon State University - Cascades Beaver Dam

Flavor and health on the OSU campus

Let’s get this out of the way first: I believe the Beaver Dam, the cafeteria … Read more

Measles in California tests health workers stretched thin by Camp Fire

Northern California health workers are scrambling to control a growing measles outbreak centered on a … Read more

Two-wave flu season now the longest in a decade

NEW YORK — Three months ago, this flu season was shaping up to be short … Read more

The cost — and craziness — of helping kids apply to college

At this time of year, high school seniors are anxiously checking their email and snail … Read more

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