A school garden can encourage children to eat vegetables

The most common question I’m asked by parents is, “How can I get my kid … Read more

Getting off the grid in the San Juan Islands

You don’t go to the most isolated islands in the San Juans for the amenities. … Read more

Birthday: Vivian Bristol

Bristol Vivian Bristol, of Bend, celebrated her 90th birthday with a family brunch on Oct. … Read more

Anniversary: Jan and Larry Sanderson

Sanderson Jan (Wood) and Larry Sanderson, of Bend, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with their … Read more

‘Elderspeak’ is demeaning and harmful

Scientists noticed more people speak to the elderly in the same voice they use for babies, pets

Willie Nelson is 85. This is either scary, or awesome, depending on your point of … Read more

Restaurant review: Boneyard Beer Pub

Pub tempts diners with an Asian-influenced menu

What’s this? A brewpub that doesn’t serve burgers and fries? One that, instead of pizza, … Read more

Most recent restaurant inspections

Deschutes County restaurant inspections Highest scoring Bonta Natural Artisan Gelato: 100 10 Barrel Brewing Co. … Read more

TV soaps had Moore — Julianne, that is

Q: Someone told me that Julianne Moore once was on a soap opera. Is that … Read more

In Eugene, a 40th anniversary return to ‘Animal house’

EUGENE — You can visit the Willamette Valley in Oregon just about any fall to … Read more

Nature, culture mix to make Mazatlan a hidden gem

Our cab ride from the airport was a quick one: less than 30 minutes from … Read more

OSU-Cascades Discovery Day hosts talks, presentations

Bend campus joins in university’s 150th anniversary celebration

In keeping with the for-the-community spirit of Oregon State University’s founding 150 years ago, Oregon … Read more

Lagunitas lays off 12 percent of workforce

CHICAGO — Facing pressure from an increasingly crowded craft beer market, Lagunitas Brewing Co. announced … Read more

Submit bazaars, fairs for holiday listing

The Bulletin is accepting submissions for fairs and bazaars happening throughout the holiday season. Each … Read more

Restaurant review: Cuban Kitchen

Caribbean flavors are reminiscent of Little Havana

Cuban is not a style of cuisine widely known in the Pacific Northwest. Sometimes described … Read more

SMALL BITE: Christmas dinner at The Suttle Lodge

Christmas duck — It’s not too soon to start thinking about holiday meals. The Suttle … Read more

Ornamental grasses shine in fall and winter

Fall and winter are when ornamental grasses come into their own. They don’t have to … Read more

How to get new interior looks for less

Whether you wish to brighten a single space or redo an entire home, where can … Read more

‘Shooter’ likely has had its last shot

Q: I’m sorry to hear that “Shooter” has been canceled. Is there a chance another … Read more

Anniversary: Steve and Judy Stedman

Steve and Judy (Kebelbeck) Stedman of Sunriver will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary by retracing … Read more

Destinations offer escape from winter

It’s fall, but we’re starting to plan our escape from winter. We love snow and … Read more

Partners of The Americas connects Oregon residents with Costa Ricans

Una mano abierta (An open hand)

A group of sightseers made their way along the Big Obsidian Flow Trail in the … Read more

Woman writes about her escape from Scientology

ATLANTA — Michelle LeClair was just a teenager when she was first introduced to the … Read more

Helped by LEGOs, turtle takes slow road to recovery

A wild eastern box turtle at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore had trouble moving with … Read more

Restaurant reviews: Karen’s Grounded Café, Norma’s Red Rooster, Harvest Depot

Three lunches in La Pine

When Karen McCormack sold Palmer’s Cafe in September 2016, her immensely popular Bend restaurant of … Read more

Cooking pork chops through thick and thin

My parents didn't make pork at home when I was a kid. When I started … Read more

Restaurant inspections

Deschutes County restaurant inspections Highest scoring Sno-Cap Drive-In #2 (Redmond): 100 The Brown Owl: 100 … Read more

Fashion week sets trends for 2019

NEW YORK — New York Fashion Week marks the beginning of a long, multicity, international … Read more

‘Hawaii Five-0’ is still hot on the case

Q: I have not noticed any promotions for “Hawaii Five-0” for the coming season. Has … Read more

What’s behind Central Oregon’s niceness

An innocuous question has worked its way into the fabric of everyday interactions in Central … Read more

Young Jews find new ways to mark Yom Kippur

Growing up, Samantha Shain was often so bored with High Holidays services that she volunteered … Read more

Abandoned older dogs get 2nd chance together

Sisters Artye and Patricia Avellar giggle as they wrap their arms around Starsky and Hutch. … Read more

Restaurant review: J&J Bar & Grill

A rebirth in downtown Bend

What is it with all the “J” bar-and-grills in downtown Bend? There’s JC’s, J-Dub’s and … Read more

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