Taste This! – JEM Organic Nut Butters

In this week’s Taste This!, Donna tastes heads to JEM Organic Nut Butters to see how they’ve gone from chocolate truffles whipped up in a kitchen to producing 50 tons of nutrient dense and creatively flavored nut butters.

A special thanks to our sponsor, Newport Avenue Market, for giving us the time and resources to bring you this delightful culinary feature each week. Life is short. Eat good food.

Taste This! – Volcano Veggies

In this week’s Taste This!, Donna tastes veggies from an indoor, in-town farm run by the Sbarra family. These delicious greens are organic and locally grown with love, as Shannon and Jimmy like to say. We thank them for their time and for their veggies, which you can find at Newport Avenue Market. For more info visit volcanoveggies.com.

A special thanks to our sponsor, Newport Avenue Market, for giving us the time and resources to bring you this delightful culinary feature each week. Life is short. Eat good food.

Source on the Scene: Bend Resilience Beer Fest

It’s Friday, and that means it’s time for “Source on the Scene”, sponsored by Indian Head Casino. This week Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker previews the Bend Resilience Beer Fest where local breweries will be showcasing their take on the Resilience IPA – brewed and sold to raise money for those effected by the Camp Fire.
 
For all the latest arts and cultural listings, pick up the latest issue of The Source Weekly or go to their website at www.bendsource.com
And thanks to our “Source on the Scene” sponsor, Indian Head Casino, for giving us the time and resources to show you some of the best events and entertainment that our region has to offer every Friday night on Central Oregon Daily.

Sen. Merkley Hosts Town Halls in Central Oregon

Senator Jeff Merkley was in Central Oregon today, hosting town halls and taking questions from local residents. Central Oregon Daily stopped by two of the town halls, one in Madras and the other in Bend. Reporter Anyssa Bohanan has more from the town hall in Bend this afternoon.

Icy Conditions Lead to Serious Sledding Injuries

St. Charles is urging people to maybe find some alternative outdoor activities after current conditions have led to serious tubing and sledding accidents. Two people have come into the emergency room in the last two days with broken backs and no feeling in their legs, and those aren’t even the first serious injuries of the season. Central Oregon Daily’s Lisa Carton spoke with a doctor at St. Charles and a spinal injury patient to get more on the story.

Ride Shares and Law Enforcement Prepare for New Years Eve

No matter where the night takes you this New Year’s Eve be prepared when it comes to getting home safely. Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker checked in with local law enforcement, taxi drivers and Uber to get the scoop on how you can keep yourself and others safe tonight.

Source on the Scene: NYE with Precious Byrd

It’s Friday, and that means it’s time for “Source on the Scene”, sponsored by Indian Head Casino. This week Central Oregon Daily’s Chris Biggs has a sneak preview of the Precious Byrd band who will be rocking on New Year’s Eve at Sunriver Resort.

For all the latest arts and cultural listings, pick up the latest issue of The Source Weekly or go to their website at www.bendsource.com
And thanks to our “Source on the Scene” sponsor, Indian Head Casino, for giving us the time and resources to show you some of the best events and entertainment that our region has to offer every Friday night on Central Oregon Daily.

Changes to Parking in Downtown Bend

Starting in 2019 keep your eye out for changes to the parking options in Downtown Bend. New enforcement hours and a mobile app to help people more easily pay for parking are just a few of the changes the city is implementing in order to keep downtown safe and accessible for Bend’s growing population.

Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker has more.