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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.

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

Bend tops list in change score, housing market changes

The landscapes in some communities, especially in the Northwest, have changed dramatically over the last five years. Utilizing data from Zillow and AtoZDatabases, LendingTree looked at cities that have changed the most in recent years. LendingTree examined the cost of home ownership, rent values and changes in foreclosure rates to see where exactly in the… Continue Reading

Meal of the Year; BendBroadband co-sponsor

Meal of the Year;  BendBroadband co-sponsor

BendBroadband is a co-sponsor of the Meal of the Year program and awards a scholarship each year to an COCC student. In 2016, Carlos Vazquez was the recipient of the BendBroadband COCC Foundation Scholarship. When Carlos was awarded the Diversity Education Award, he was described “as one of those rare students who takes the time… Continue Reading

Webmail login change

Heads up, Bendbroadband Webmail users! The way you log in to your BendBroadband-provided webmail account has changed. Now when you click “Webmail” at the top of bendbroadband.com, you’ll automatically be taken to mybendbroadband.com to log in to your email. You can do that by clicking the “Email” tab at the top of the page: Once you’ve done… Continue Reading

Webmail login change

LAFF TV dropped from channel lineup

Effective today, the LAFF network will no longer be available to BendBroadband customers on channels 70 (standard definition) and 670 (HD) in the Preferred package. LAFF TV specializes in comedy programming, airing a mix of feature films and sitcoms. You can still watch their web series videos, such as “Big City,” “Cuddling with Carlin” and… Continue Reading