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Mary Schamehorn - As I See It
Thu: Planning Commission meeting, the agenda
Thu: Open Mic at the Broken Anchor
Thu-Sat: Art classes at Art By The Sea Gallery
Curry County sex offender to be released elsewhere
Portland hits 80 degrees, breaking a record
Tesla electric car collides with bear on I-5
Eugene police warn about bicycle thefts
Deputies stop stolen car containing mobile meth lab
13 semis line freeway to help man considering suicide
Boy, 12, uses family credit card to fly to Bali
Young giraffe escapes from zoo
Man batters boyfriend with 'Billy Bass' singing fish
How to stay safe when the 'Big One' comes
2018 fishing regulations        Shellfish        Crabbing guide        Disaster Preparedness
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Community Garden      NW webcams      Bicycles      Bandon events      Speedway
Mt. Ashland webcam     Museum     Port of Bandon     Medical Loan Closet     Ten day weather forecast
Labyrinths      Gorse Action Group      Library      Northwest hiker      Wind on the water      Thomas Hill
Coquille River Water Trail      City limits/zoning map      Zoning rules      Coos County parcel search map

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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

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A typical day in Bandon

Tues: The 'annex' to the Old Town Marketplace building comes down, photo submitted by Lori O

Tues: The 'annex' to the Old Town Marketplace building is gone, photo submitted by Diana C


An unused postcard from Mongo's collection

Bandon photo submitted by Alf

Bandon photo submitted by Vincent

Bandon photo submitted by David McC

Bandon photo submitted by Denny D

A 'Grilled Cheese Bacon Burger' at Billy Smoothboars - a 'Mongo-must-do'

Tracy & Kristy at Billy Smoothboars

Inside the men's room at Billy Smoothboars

Mongo's song pick of the day: Santana - 'While My Guitar Gently Weeps'

Tide Table

Mongo's art pick of the week: 'Blanche' by local artist Arlene Tinsley
An oil pastel, not for sale, on display thru the end of April at the Art by the Sea Gallery and Studio

Bebe Bardot
'Ruby Red Pickup Truck' by Bebe Bardot


From the archives

joke of the day
Itís not true that married men live longer than single men.
It only seems longer.

Call the cops!

Mugshots: Lindsay Lohan, 07/2007, drunk driving and cocaine possession

Mugshots: Lindsay Lohan, 11/2007, drunk driving

Mugshots: Lindsay Lohan, 07/2010, violating probation

Mugshots: Lindsay Lohan, 09/2010, failing court-ordered drug tests

Mugshots: Lindsay Lohan, 10/2011, failed to perform her court-ordered community service

Mugshots: Lindsay Lohan, 03/2013, reckless driving and lying to police

Video: Sneaker wave near Rockaway Beach, Oregon

mongo and minga



Future events
Apr 26, Planning Commission meeting, the agenda
Apr 26, Open Mic at the Broken Anchor
Apr 26-28, Art classes at Art By The Sea Gallery
Apr27-28, Florence Wine, Art & Jazz Fest
Apr 27-29, Drag Racing at Coos Bay Speedway
Apr 28, Ahhh Shucks! 13th Annual Charleston Oyster Feed
Apr 28, Coast Guard open house in North Bend
Apr 28, Shoreline Education for Awareness 'Annual Puffin Party' at Face Rock
Apr 28, An Evening with Jane Kirkpatrick- Oregon Author night at Langlois Cheese Factory
Apr 28, Live music at the Broken Anchor: The Good Lookers
Apr 28,29 Labyrinth in the sand at Face Rock Beach
May 02,09,16,23,30, Downtown Coos Bay Farmers Market
May 04, Downtown Coos Bay Wine Walk
May 04-05, Good Earth Community Garden Plant Sale at the Old Town Marketplace
May 04,05,06,11,12,13,18,19,20,25,26,27, 'Shrek The Musical' at The Little Theatre, North Bend
May 04,05,11,12,18,19,25,26, Old Town Marketplace Farmers Market
May 05, Euphoria Ridge Hike w/South Coast Striders
May 05, Bandon Showcase presents: 'On The Rocks' at the Sprague
May 05, 'Two On Tap' performs at Egyptian Theatre, Coos Bay
May 06, 'Two On Tap' performs at Egyptian Theatre, Coos Bay
May 09, 'Midgets With Attitude' midget wrestling in North Bend
May 11-13, Lakeside Crawdad Festival
May 12, Good Earth Garden Series 'Harvesting & Using Seaweed' in the Youth Center
May 13, 'Rhododendron Sunday' on Mothers Day at Shore Acres
May 14, Film Night Night at the library, 'The Terminal' w/Tom Hanks
May 18-19, 'Whale of a Wine Fest', Gold Beach
May 18-20, Marlo Dance Studio presents 'Peter Pan' in the Sprague
May 18-20, Model Train Show at Pony Village Mall
May 25-27, 'BBQ, Blues & Brews on the Bay' at The Mill Casino
May 26, Marine Swap Meet on Bandon boardwalk
June 02-03, Sep 01-02, Nov 23-24, Free fishing days in Oregon
June 02,09,16,23,30, 'Who Threw Granny in the Well?' at the Sawdust Theatre
June 07-10, Pistol River Wave Bash
June 14-17, Chainsaw Carving Championships in Reedsport
June 15-16, 'Lakeside Brewfest' in Lakeside
June 16, 'Tour de Fronds' cycling event in Powers
Jun 16, Jul 28, Oct 20, 'Curry Contra Dances' at Sixes Grange
Jun 21, Bandon's Historical Society Museum presents 'The Missoula Flood' at the Sprague
June 23, 'World Naked Bike Ride' in Portland
July 03, Fireworks at The Mill Casino
July 07,14,21,22,28 'Who Threw Granny in the Well?' at the Sawdust Theatre
July 20-22, 'July Jubilee' in North Bend
July 24-28, 'Oregon Coast Music Festival' in Coos Bay
July 25-29, 'Dunefest' in Winchester Bay
Aug 04,11,18,19,25,31,Sep 01, 'Who Threw Granny in the Well?' at the Sawdust Theatre
Aug 10-12, Charleston Seafood Beer & Wine Festival
Sep 07-09, Cranberry Festival, Bandon
Dec 08,09,15,16, Marlo Dance Studio presents 'The Nutcracker' in the Sprague

Mongo: "Have a great day!"

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