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REELZ Channel is back on April 18

You asked for it, so we’re bringing it back. BendBroadband will launch the REELZ Channel on April 18, 2018.

REELZ will be in the Preferred Tier on Channel 100.

REELZ is an entertainment network that features films, series and documentaries about celebrities. Programming includes the critically acclaimed and award-winning The Kennedys, Autopsy: The Last Hours Of…, Murder Made Me Famous, the miniseries The Kennedys-After Camelot, Celebrity Page, and much more that connect you directly to the world of entertainment.

REELZ also showcases top movie and entertainment expert Leonard Maltin who provides on-air movie recommendations that viewers can watch at home. In addition, you can watch Behind Closed Doors with Natalie Morales, and Exposed with Deborah Norville.

BendBroadband is pleased to welcome back the REELZ Channel — Real Stories. Real Lives. Real Celebrities.



Hit series, star-studded movies for $10.99/month

Hit series, star-studded movies for $10.99/month

Everyone wants great things to watch at a great price and, thanks to SHOWTIME, you can make it happen. For a limited time add SHOWTIME® to your existing BendBroadband package for only $10.99/mo. for 12 months! You can watch award-winning series and movies, sports, documentaries, and comedy specials anytime, anywhere with SHOWTIME. And we really… Continue Reading

Our website has a few small changes

We made some changes “under the hood” of the BendBroadband website to make it faster and easier to navigate. Here’s a quick overview of the changes you might notice: • On the navigation bar, under Support: a drop-down menu has been added so you can quickly access topics including: Internet, TV, Phone, Account and Email.… Continue Reading

How to boost your home Wi-Fi signal

Ever wonder why you experience faster Internet speeds on your tablet in the living room, but a short walk into the kitchen means slower speeds?  Many people blame their Internet connection when in reality it’s probably your Wi-Fi. Here are some tips for boosting your home Wi-Fi. The location of your gateway is one factor… Continue Reading

Spring sun outages may impact your TV

Twice a year, all television customers (not just BendBroadband TV customers) may experience some degree of television interference due to sun outages. This spring, the solar satellite interference is expected from about Feb. 28 until March 19. Sun outages happen due to solar interference. For a few weeks every spring and fall, the sun is… Continue Reading

Where is my BendBroadband bill?

Have you been expecting your BendBroadband bill in the mail, but it hasn’t arrived?  Your bill may no longer be arriving in the mail because a BendBroadband Online Account was created and viewed by you in the Online Bill Payment section of our website.  Doing so, automatically switched you to paperless billing. If you would… Continue Reading

Asian New Year Celebration on March 4

Asian New Year Celebration on March 4

Happy Chinese New Year! It’s the Year of the Dog. Unlike the Gregorian New Year beginning on Jan. 1, Chinese New Year is based on the Chinese lunar calendar, starting on a different date each year.  The holiday festivities begin with the first new moon occurring between late January and early February, and end at… Continue Reading

Tax refund scams are back

Tax refund scams are back

Income tax scams are nothing new, but the latest one has a new twist and includes multiple phases1: A criminal steals taxpayer information, usually by tricking a tax preparer into clicking a phishing link that installs malware that gathers data2. Here’s the tricky part: you get an actual refund. Using the taxpayer’s (i.e., victim’s) real… Continue Reading

Olympic Bound: Kent Callister

Kent Callister, a local snowboarder who grew up riding Mt Bachelor, will be representing his home country of Australia in the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea. Kent grew up in the United States, but his family is linked to one of Australia’s products — the Vegemite. Before he headed out to South Korea,… Continue Reading