‘The Blacklist’ is back ... well, almost

Q: When will “The Blacklist” be returning to NBC? And when will “Elementary” be returning … Read more

Not so far away, the community of Tumalo awaits

In nearly 30 years as a Bend resident, I’m ashamed to admit I’ve never explored … Read more

Head to Hyde Park for a sense of Chicago

Chicago's Magnificent Mile has stunning high-rises, five-star hotels, swanky steakhouses and proximity to Navy Pier, … Read more

In Rome, a new law targets bad tourist behaviors

When in Rome, do as the good Roman tourists do and behave — a new … Read more

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


Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, Dec. 8, compiled from data … Read more

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

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