With little snow to drive away pedestrian traffic, businesses in Bend are seeing more holidays sales this year than in 2016. Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan checks in with some local businesses to see how they’re doing in the final days before Christmas.
For some families, it’s becoming a Christmas tradition in Bend to take the annual Journey to Bethlehem. The Bend Adventist Fellowship organizes the event and works year-round to build and expand the village of Bethlehem.
Central Oregon Daily’s Warren Shultz takes a behind-the-scenes look.
WARNING: If you have small children who still believe in the magic of Santa Claus, avert their eyes momentarily.
This story is about one longtime Bend resident who is really getting into the spirit of the holidays, as Jolly Old St. Nick.
Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan has the story.
Think about how much work it is to get turkey ready for your family on Thanksgiving. Then imagine handling the turkeys for more than a thousand families. That’s the task facing local markets as they help customers get ready for Turkey Day.
Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan went to Newport Ave Market to see how they’re handling the holiday pressure.
Personal Development Coach and Motivational Speaker Wendy Duncan says that “The Life You Want is All in Your Thinking”! Wendy is a recurring guest on Central Oregon Daily and our most recent conversation with her was about keeping yourself happy and cared for during stressful times, such as the holiday season. Wendy will be back January 4 for an ongoing series “The Mental Side of Releasing Weight.” Wendy works with individuals, groups and businesses and can be reached at wendyduncan.com.