Monthly Archives: March 2017

Seattle Mariners kick off season April 1

Fans of the Seattle Mariners can find the bulk their team’s games on ROOT Sports, which BendBroadband customers can find on channel 20 / 620 HD. In addition to airing more than 150 games this season, ROOT Sports is the home to the Mariners’ pregame and postgame shows.

Seattle heads to Colorado on April 1 for their first game of the season. Then on the road to Houston and Los Angeles for their next seven games. Seattle’s home opener is Monday, April 10, with a 2:10 p.m. start time.

HBO/Cinemax Free preview weekend

Check out new episodes of Vice, Animals, The Leftovers, Veep and Real Time with Bill Maher during the free HBO/Cinemax preview weekend April 21-24. High-profile movies that weekend include: Suicide-Squad, X-Men and Independence Day: Resurgence. American-action fantasy film, Warcraft is the Friday Night Guarantee movie on Cinemax that weekend. Continue Reading

New Movies On Demand for March!

New Movies On Demand for March!

In March, Movies on Demand offers up a host of films that will take you to some amazing worlds. First, there is a return to the Potter-verse with the highly anticipated “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.” Next, take a mind-blowing trip to 15th century Spain with the thriller “Assassin’s Creed”—an adaptation of the… Continue Reading

Jazz at The Oxford concludes with sellout

It was a completely SOLD OUT season for BendBroadband’s seventh annual Jazz at The Oxford concert series. Between October and March this past winter, The Oxford Hotel and the Bend community welcomed an incredible and diverse lineup of world-class artists over five separate weekends. Performers this season include drummer Bernard “Pretty” Purdie, Tuck & Patti, The… Continue Reading

What it takes to be a pole climber

What it takes to be a pole climber

Practice, practice and more practice that’s what it takes to climb a standard 40-foot power pole. But, if you want to be a field service technician for BendBroadband, Timothy Reams, coordinator of Technical Operations Training, says, it’s a task you have to be able to do. Reams, along with a team of three instructors in… Continue Reading

Upgrading the networks in BendBroadband service area

The first of several network upgrades was completed in the BendBroadband service area on March 21. The scheduled upgrade in the communities of Bend, Redmond and Terrebonne improved capacity of the network for 13,000 BendBroadband customers. These upgrades take place during the standard maintenance window of midnight to 6 a.m. It is possible for the… Continue Reading

Hollywood hits coming to Movies on Demand

Hollywood hits coming to Movies on Demand

March brings some of the biggest movie stars in the business to Movies On Demand. Star power doesn’t get any bigger than Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, who headlines the latest Disney animated blockbuster “Moana.” And we can’t forget about A-lister Will Smith, who stars in the gut wrenching drama “Collateral Beauty.” Still looking for some… Continue Reading