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Watch anywhere: Food Network, HGTV, Travel Channel and more

Posted by on Mar 19, 2015 in Entertainment, Featured, Hot Topics, TV Programs | 1 comment

Watch anywhere: Food Network, HGTV, Travel Channel and more

Foodies, globetrotters and home-improvement buffs, the moment you’ve been waiting for has arrived! We’re delighted to announce that your favorite lifestyle channels are now available online wherever you are, whenever you want. Watch Food Network, HGTV, Travel Channel, Cooking Channel and DIY Network via bendbroadband2go. The way we watch TV and consume media is changing. BendBroadband’s 2go service gives customers more flexibility while adding value to video subscriptions, and this group of new channels is like an all-access-pass to recipe inspiration, home and garden ideas and world...

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Alpha Tip: How to Customize your Menu

Posted by on Mar 19, 2015 in Featured, Hot Topics, Technology, Tips from Employees | Comments Off

Alpha already makes it possible to watch TV where you want and when you want. But did you know that you can now personalize your Alpha menu, making it easier to find your favorite shows? A few months ago, we launched a new Alpha feature – menu customization – that allows you to tailor your TV’s menu to reflect your personal viewing habits and preferences. The menu includes a range of options, including Sports, Kids, TV Music, Movies, Video on Demand and Recorded TV, as well as fun stuff like games and the SuperTicker, a news and info service you can access while watching a show. The...

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A look ahead at the Mariners season

Posted by on Mar 19, 2015 in Entertainment, Featured, Hot Topics, Sports, TV Programs | 2 comments

The Mariners and their fans are counting down the days until Opening Day April 6. ‘It means a lot. Every Opening Day means a lot,’ said staff ace, Felix Hernandez, who’ll be making his seventh Opening Day start, but first at Safeco Field since 2007. “There are a lot of expectations and a lot of people watching you so you’re trying to go out there and have a great game.” The expectations are something Manager Lloyd McClendon doesn’t want his team to worry about. “Lloyd definitely addressed it already,” said reliever Danny Faquhar. “He didn’t want us to...

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Congratulations to the Women of the Year

Posted by on Mar 12, 2015 in Community, Giving, Hot Topics | Comments Off

Congratulations to the Women of the Year

The women making a huge difference in our community were recognized at the Bend Chamber’s inaugural Women of The Year Awards at The Tower Theatre last night. It was a humbling experience to hear their incredible stories and achievements. Bend Chamber and title sponsor US Bank fulfilled their vision to salute Central Oregon’s finest females, and the show of appreciation felt good. There was wall-to-wall talent at The Tower, with the judges admitting to having a tough time picking only one winner in each category. WOMAN OF THE YEAR Winner: Dr. Becky Johnson Nominees: Jodie Barram, Amy...

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Big savings on premium network channels

Posted by on Mar 10, 2015 in Entertainment, Hot Topics, TV Programs | Comments Off

Big savings on premium network channels

For the price of one movie theater ticket, enjoy a whole month’s access to a premium network channel, 150 hours of premium Video On Demand, plus your favorite premium channels online with bendbroadband2go. For a limited time, we’re offering customers a 50% discount off  HBO and Cinemax. Each subscription includes bendbroadband2go content at no additional cost, which you can access through your PC, tablet or mobile device, and On Demand content, so you can catch up with movies, specials and original series all on your...

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ROOT Sports returning to BendBroadband Channel Lineup

Posted by on Feb 19, 2015 in Hot Topics, Press Release | 2 comments

BendBroadband and ROOT SPORTS announced today that the regional sports network will re-launch to BendBroadband customers on March 1, 2015. The network will be part of the Essentials and Preferred packages. The popular sports network brings an extensive line-up of regional sports programming including more than 350 LIVE event telecasts of the Seattle Mariners, Portland Timbers, Seattle Sounders, Gonzaga Bulldogs, Big Sky Conference, Mountain West and high school coverage, as well as magazine shows and much more. “Our team partners have some of the most passionate fans in all of sports,”...

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