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Made in Redmond Tour, Oct. 4

Join REDI for the Made In Redmond Tour as they showcase four local manufacturing companies that significantly contribute to the Redmond economy with the distribution of local products and employment. The Made in Redmond Tour is aimed at further exposing the industrial and manufacturing sector to the community. After the tour, join REDI for a… Continue Reading

BendBroadband launches faster speeds in Madras and Prineville

Network investments in communities will keep users happy with faster internet speeds BendBroadband is now offering internet speed packages from 100Mbps to 600Mbps in Madras and Prineville for business and residential customers. The new speeds are more than a 500% increase from the previously offered packages of 5Mbps to 100Mbps. Over the last several years,… Continue Reading

Bend Fall Festival 2019, Oct. 4-6

All the beloved Bend Fall Festival traditions return for a family-friendly event to remember. Pumpkin painting, gourmet food and wine, the Harvest Market, Family Fun Street, live music and more! Prepare to have your appetite whetted by the crispness of the season and an outstanding collection of vendors. BendBroadband is a proud sponsor of this… Continue Reading

Singers and storytellers inspire students with Tower Theatre’s LessonPLAN

Singers and storytellers inspire students with Tower Theatre’s LessonPLAN

Here in Central Oregon, more than 20,000 students have connected to the performing arts thanks to Tower Theatre’s award-winning education and outreach program known as LessonPLAN. LessonPLAN (Performing Live Arts Now) Education Series brings students to the Tower Theatre and performers into schools. The four LessonPlan performances in October and November are already sold out. Red… Continue Reading

Two programming notes

The IFC (HD – Channel 705) in the Preferred tier and the WE tv (HD – Channel 743) in the Essentials tier will move from the East Coast feed to the West Coast feed on Sept. 18, 2019. As a result, all programs will air three hours later than they currently do. Please note: If… Continue Reading

Bend Oktoberfest, Sept. 20, 21

Bend Oktoberfest, Sept. 20, 21

Join BendBroadband on Sept 20 & 21 for Downtown Bend’s largest fundraiser, Bend Oktoberfest. More than 15,000 people gather at this free, community event in downtown Bend. Enjoy numerous feats of strength and silly games, live music, great food and local beer! Bring the entire family to enjoy the wiener dog races, stein hold competition,… Continue Reading

Five reasons to hang on to your landline

Five reasons to hang on to your landline

While landline phone service is not as widespread, there are still plenty of reasons to justify keeping a home phone. Here are five reasons to hang on to your home phone. Emergencies. When dialing 911 from a landline, emergency dispatchers can track your location much faster than from a cell phone. Since wireless phones are… Continue Reading