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Bronx smash-and-grab nets over $2M in 'high-end diamond jewelry'
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2022 fishing regulations        Shellfish        Crabbing guide        Disaster Preparedness
Earthquake safety      Shoreline Education      Riverview Kennels      South Slough
Labyrinths      Coral Sea Scuba       Space Station       MychalsMyrtle
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Bandon Buzz      Community Garden      NW webcams      Bandon events      Speedway
Mt. Ashland webcam     Museum     Port of Bandon     Medical Loan Closet     Ten day weather forecast
Southern Coos Health      Gorse Action      Library      Northwest hiker      Thomas Hill      Air quality
Earthquake safety guide      City limits/zoning map      Zoning rules      Coos County parcel search map
Wheelhouse menu   Billy Smoothboars menu      Edgewaters menu      Alloro Restaurant menus
Bandon Bait menu      Tony's Crab Shack menu      Bandon Fish Market menu      Lord Bennetts menu     
Bandon Brewing menu      Face Rock Creamery menu      Eat 101 Food Truck menu      Bandon Pizza menu     
Bandon Baking Co. menu      Bandon Coffee Cafe menu      Asian Garden menu      Arcade Tavern menu     
Foley's menu      The Loft menu      Wayne's Weenies menu      Broken Anchor menu     
Shoestring Cafe menu      Lloyd's menu      Asian Garden menu      Rancho Viejo menu      La Fiesta menu     
Wilson's Market menu      The Station menu      Pastries & Pizza menu      The Rolling Pin menu     

Bandon's rain year is Oct 01 thru Sep 30
Detailed weather history data & graphs
Ten day weather forecast

Tsunami info      Flood hazard map      Tsunami evacuation map

Video: Whale watching

A typical day in Bandon

A typical day at Coos Bay Toyota



Bandon photo submitted by David McC

2022 Boardwalk art (Theme = Natural Wonders of the South Coast)

2019 Boardwalk art (Theme = Wings, Wind & Waves)

Bandon photo submitted by Steve M

Bandon photo (fish hatchery) submitted by Paddy
Where's the fish, where's the water?


A Bandon postcard postmarked 1916

Bandon photo submitted by Diana

Bandon photo submitted by Destiny

Bandon photo submitted by Jaimie

Bandon photo submitted by Jaira

Funny barstools

Call the cops!


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Mongo's song pick of the day: New Radicals - 'You Get What You Give'

From the archives

Shawn's art pick of the week: 'Beach Blanket Doggie,' oil painting by Deloris Beneke, Southern Coos Hospital Art Exhibition.

joke of the day
A neutron walks into a bar and orders a drink.
When the neutron gets his drink, he asks, "Bartender, how much do I owe you?"
"For you no charge."

Tide Table


Beach Safety

Video: Scenes from 'The Duel at Silver Creek' (1952), starring Audie Murphy (try to spot Lee Marvin)

Race car driver Al Unser Jr. was arrested by Indiana cops in July 2002 and charged with domestic battery. Prosecutors did not subsequently file criminal charges against the two-time Indianapolis 500 champion, who checked into a rehab facility shortly after his arrest.



Future events
Aug 09, Florence Farmers Market
Aug 10, Coos Bay Farmers Market
Aug 11, Music On The Bay presents AJ Lee & Blue Summit, Mingus Park Amphitheater, Coos Bay
Aug 12, Bandon Bike Party, Old Town
Aug 12, 'How Stories Can Save Us', Sprague Theatre
Aug 12, South Coast Trio perform at Evergreen Court, North Bend
Aug 12, Friday Night Street Drags at Coos Bay Speedway
Aug 12-13, Bandon Farmers Market
Aug 12-14, Charleston Seafood Beer and Wine Festival
Aug 12-14, Pirates of the Pacific Festival, Brookings
Aug 12-14, Central Coast Rally, Mill Casino>
Aug 13, Youth surf camp, Bastendorff Beach
Aug 13, Kayaking the Estuary, Charleston
Aug 13-14, Bikes & Bugs Show & Shine Weekend at Coos Bay Speedway
Aug 13,14,15, Labyrinth in the sand at Face Rock Beach
Aug 13,14,20,27, 'The Lost Mine on Budd Creek' at the Sawdust Theatre, Coquille
Aug 17, Art class, Art By The Sea Gallery, Collage Group
Aug 19, Alive After Five Wine Walk, Old Town Bandon
Aug 25, Planning Commission meeting, the agenda
Aug 27, Guided Paddle Tour and Hike, South Slough
Aug 27-28, Blackberry Arts Festival, Coos Bay
Sep 02, Downtown Coos Bay Wine Walk
Sep 02, Fridays at the Farm, Dragonfly Farm & Nursery, Langlois
Sep 02,03, 'The Lost Mine on Budd Creek' at the Sawdust Theatre, Coquille
Sept 16-17, Cruz the Coos, Coos Bay
Sept 17, Golf For Health Classic, Bandon Crossings
Sept 17-18, Bay Area Fun Festival, Coos Bay
Oct 17, Carvin Jones performs at the Sprague
Oct 23-26, Fall Match Play Tournament, Bandon Dunes
Nov 24-Dec 31, Christmas lights at Shore Acres
Nov 25-26, Free fishing weekend in Oregon

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Mongo's history lesson: On this day in history, August 08, 1974, President Richard Nixon, in a nationwide television address, announces his resignation from the office of the President of the United States effective noon the next day.

White House Deputy Special Assistant Alvin Snyder with President Richard Nixon before his resignation speech in 1974


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