Nevis offers the perfect site for a do-it-yourself wellness retreat

As I get older and more focused on the “trend” of self-care, my travel pursuits … Read more


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How running transformed the life of an NPR host

You’ll want to love Peter Sagal’s book, “The Incomplete Book of Running,” especially if you’re … Read more

Spy shows to keep you company in the cold

There’s one soft spot left in the television cycle, and we are in it. In … Read more

Experience rock and polka in Cleveland

Classical music, bread and water are all some people need. If your appetites range, Cleveland … Read more

Visionary glasses give legally-blind student a brighter future

The first time Tori Diamond saw the features of her mother’s face, she saw tears. … Read more

California disasters prompt a fire-driven view of homelessness

Since the Camp Fire wiped out Paradise and Magalia, California — and my house — … Read more

Restaurant review: Takoda’s Restaurant & Lounge

With youthful direction, Takoda’s is a proven success

Kyle Harbick has come a long way with Takoda’s Restaurant & Lounge since he and … Read more

Cold remedies that work

Cold remedies are almost as common as the common cold, but are they effective? Nothing … Read more

Later school start times giving students more sleep in Seattle

SEATTLE — Some high school students up north are getting more shut-eye, according to scientists … Read more

Bring warmth into your home using scents

Sometimes it is the unseen that can make an impact on your home. Fragrance is … Read more

This gardener travels the world

Gardeners are by definition rooted to one place. That doesn’t mean they can’t go to … Read more

Don’t eat raw dough, CDC warns; experts aren’t so sure

The Christmas cookies are in the oven; the mixing bowl, which is still coated with … Read more

Ellen DeGeneres to play ‘Games’ again

Q: I miss “Ellen’s Game of Games.” Will it be back? — Donna Sprague, Temple, … Read more

Looking for a holiday present idea? How about giving the gift of travel

I was recently scrolling through YouTube videos to get an idea of what would be … Read more

Ski the powder highway through the Canadian Rockies

T he Billy Goat is gone. He was here, red coat vibrant against a canvas … Read more

In Edinburgh, dancing is a great way for travelers to meet people

The cheerful melody bellowed from the accordion across the dimly lit room. Holding a hand … Read more

Louisville is more than bourbon

It was 11 a.m. in Louisville, and I was contemplating a silky, amber and Very … Read more

Anniversary: Ronald and Bonnie Ruby

Ruby Ronald and Bonnie (Benson) Ruby, of Bend, celebrated their 35th wedding anniversary with a … Read more

Wedding: Corey Beelke and Hillary Ross

Beelke Hillary Ross and Corey Beelke, of Bend and West Lafayette, Indiana, were married Sept. … Read more


Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, Dec. 1, compiled from data … Read more

‘Paperback Crush’ examines teen books

Literary children of the 1980s and ‘90s will remember it well: the days spent roaming … Read more

Neti pot with tap water leads to woman’s death from amoeba

She used filtered tap water instead of sterilized water or saline

A Seattle woman died from a brain-eating amoeba after she ran tap water through her … Read more

Bend nonprofit takes philanthropy, teens to Africa

The Zuri Project

Natalie Lawton and Ela ­Lagos returned from Africa in time to begin the school year … Read more

Central Oregon support groups

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

Animal intervention program helps kids by teaching them to help animals

Dillon Craig was confused when the cat in his arms began to vibrate at the … Read more

Farmers use sweat, science to craft the perfect Christmas tree

In the olden, golden days of yore, Santa Claus stuffed a tree down the chimney … Read more

Restaurant review: Maverick’s Country Bar & Grill

Restaurant offers food, drink and dancing in northeast Bend

If you’re a fan of country music artists like Blake Shelton, Tracy Lawrence and Lady … Read more

Smartwool is a great option when it’s cold out

Do you know the difference between being comfortable or miserable in the cold? A good … Read more

Coffee, bitterness and genetics

The desire for that caffeine rush may be so strong, we’ll seek out bitterness to get it

Marilyn Cornelis has been thinking about coffee for most of her life. As a child, … Read more

Most recent restaurant inspections

Highest scoring Si! Fresh Delights: 100 Holiday Inn Express and Suites: 100 Shari’s #231 (Redmond): … Read more

This designer loves jumpsuits

London Burton, who dressed Tyra Banks, gets inspiration from her military background

London Burton calls her eye-catching jumpsuit designs her “God-given gift.” The designer, who lives in … Read more

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