Monthly Archives: July 2014

Bend Little League Team Headed to Regionals

Bend Little League Team Headed to Regionals

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The Bend North LL All-Stars 12U Little League team headed to the Little League World Series Northwest Regionals last week. And it’s been a sensational week. The team lost its first game on August 1, but went on to win three more games against teams from Alaska, Montana and Wyoming. As of August 5, the team is 3-1 in the series. To keep tabs on the series, visit the Little League World Series Site.

If Bend can make it past the regionals, the team will head to South Williamsport, PA, for the Little League World Series. You can catch the Little League games online through ESPN 3 this weekend. If you have high-speed Internet and ESPN as part of your cable package, just visit the ESPN 3 site and login with your BendBroadband info to gain access. For a full list of schedules and times, visit the ESPN Go site. Reminders about ESPN3 viewing:

·         This channel is only available for online streaming.

·         Must have a valid BBB email account.

·         Must be subscribed to Essentials/Preferred AND a Residential Internet Package.  (Not available with Business Packages)

·         Only available on PC/MAC Browsers and XBOX.  Current not available on applications (i-Phone, iPad, Android, etc.

Team 1

Team 2

Date

Time

Channel

Washington

Oregon

8/1

8:30 AM PST

ESPN3

Oregon

Wyoming

8/2

7:00 PM PST

ESPN3

Oregon

Alaska

8/4

11:00 AM PST

ESPN3

Montana

Oregon

8/5

8:30 AM PST

EPSN3

#2 Seed

#3 Seed

8/7

2:00 PM PST

ESPN2

#1 Seed

#4 Seed

8/7

6:00 PM PST

ESPN

Movies on Demand July 2014

Movies on Demand July 2014

Our summer movie picks bring a mixed bag of blockbuster comedies, dramas and thrillers. We have to wait until August 5 to check out “Divergent,” the top-billed thriller with Shailene Woodley and Theo James among the cast. In the mean time, check out “Heaven is for Real” based on the book by Todd Burpo. Greg… Continue Reading

Bloomberg Network Update

Bloomberg Network Update

After many years as a free cable network, the Bloomberg channel (Channel 60) is now charging for their content. Based on low viewership and the broad availability of financial news available on other networks we carry, we have decided to stop carrying Bloomberg as of August 1 to avoid an increase in fees. We apologize… Continue Reading

Showtime’s summer season kicks off in July

Showtime’s summer season kicks off in July

Showtime is kicking off the summer season on July 13 with the return of “Masters of Sex” and “Ray Donovan.” Masters of Sex, the highly acclaimed Showtime series, returns for a groundbreaking second season. The series is based on Thomas Maier’s biography, “Masters of Sex: The Life and Times of William Masters and Virginia Johnson,… Continue Reading

KIDS Center is turning 20

KIDS Center is turning 20

One of BendBroadband’s community partners, KIDS Center, is celebrating 20 years of service in Central Oregon. Thanks to stable community support and solid financial footing, the organization is looking forward to the next 20 years. KIDS Center is dedicated to the prevention, evaluation and treatment of child abuse. The organization was formed during one of… Continue Reading

Five reasons to own a landline

Five reasons to own a landline

There are definite advantages to have a corded phone in your household. After all, the landline is still the single most important communications device in most U.S. homes. In many instances the landline beats out the cell phone when it comes to having an enjoyable conversation without dropped calls. It’s also important to keep a… Continue Reading

Alpha Advanced Remote launched

Alpha Advanced Remote launched

Alpha, our all-in-one home entertainment solution, has always delivered a state-of-the-art experience. With the launch of our new cool Alpha remote, watching TV is easier than ever. The new Alpha Advanced Remote features a full QWERTY keyboard that makes searching easier without the need to scroll through the program matrix. A built-in gyroscope turns off… Continue Reading