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Mary Schamehorn - As I See It
Thu: Oregon Coast Music Festival, Coos Bay
Thu-Sat: Summer Book Sale at the library
Thu-Sat: Bullards Beach summer evening programs
Thu-Sun: Labyrinth in the sand at Face Rock Beach
Magnitude 5.4 offshore earthquake
Myrtle Point welcomes singers and bands to the county fair
Eugene to spend $1.9M to address homelessness
Woman arrested in Grants Pass arson investigation
AT&T sued for selling customers location to bounty hunters
California doesn't have enough doctors
COPS: Man stole 18 cars -- in 24 hours
Berkeley bans natural gas in new homes
Woman dies after getting nose job to celebrate birthday
Beachgoers form human chain to save stranded swimmers
Mongo's Amazon product of the day
How to stay safe when the 'Big One' comes
2019 fishing regulations        Shellfish        Crabbing guide        Disaster Preparedness
Earthquake safety      Shoreline Education      Riverview Kennels      South Slough
Pacific Waverider       Coral Sea Scuba       Coos County Watchdog       Space Station
South Coast Striders      Coquille River chart      World Famous Langlois      German Shepherds
Coffee Break      Western World      South Coast Shopper      The Ducque      Egyptian Theatre
Coos Boat Tours      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      Thomas Hill
Coquille River Water Trail      City limits/zoning map      Zoning rules      Coos County parcel search map

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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satellite image
Western infrared satellite image      12 hour loop

Video: How to deal with upset drivers

A typical day in Bandon as viewed from The Loft



Bandon photo submitted by Jack D



A 1985 magazine article

Shore Acres photo submitted by Lori C

Bandon photo (of Fred) submitted by Lori O

2015 Boardwalk Art, Theme: 'Coastal Creatures, Real or Imagined'
One of our favorites from 2015

2019 Boardwalk art - adult
Theme: 'Wings Wind Waves', one of our favorites

Tide Table


Mongo's song pick of the day: Danielle Nicole Band - 'Purple Rain'



Sunday at the Old Town Marketplace

Shawn's art pick of the week - 'Looking Through the Tree Tunnel', collage by Sandy Schroeder, Art by the Sea Gallery and Studio.
Note from Mongo: Can you see a rabbit at the end of the tunnel?

About the artist



Beach Safety

Tree at Whiskey Run

joke of the day
Why do men get married?
So they don't have to hold-in their stomachs any more.

Bebe Bardot
'Living On Borrowed Time' by Bebe Bardot

From the archives


Video: Scene from 'Jackass 3D' (2010)
Warning: Adult language

mongo and minga



Future events
Jul 18-20, Bullards Beach summer evening programs
Jul 18-27, 41st Annual Oregon Coast Music Festival
Jul 18-20, Summer Book Sale at the library
Jul 18-21, Labyrinth in the sand at Face Rock Beach
Jul 19, Alive After Five & Wine Walk in Old Town Bandon
Jul 19-20, Old Town Marketplace Farmers Market
Jul 19-21, North Bend July Jubilee
Jul 19-21, Camas Valley Fun Days
Jul 20, Gardening Class at Good Earth Community Garden
Jul 20, Coquille River community paddle for canoes, kayaks, stand up boards
Jul 20, Kayaking the Estuary, Charleston
Jul 20, Meet & Greet the artist Denise McFadden at Second Street Gallery
Jul 20, Redfish Rocks on the Dock, Port Orford
Jul 20, 'Rhythms On The River' music festival at Sturdivant Park, Coquille
Jul 20-21, Tidal Wave Weekend at Coos Bay Speedway
Jul 20-21, 'Southern Oregon Kite Festival', Brookings
Jul 20,21,27, 'The Great Milking Machine Caper' at the Sawdust Theatre
Jul 20,21,27,28, Coos Bay Shakespeare In The Park, free admission
Jul 20,21,27,28, Little Ole Opry on the Bay, Liberty Theatre, North Bend
Jul 20,25,27, Art class at Art By The Sea Gallery
Jul 21, Live music, 'Lighthouse Blues' at the Old Town Marketplace
Jul 23, Live music at the Sprague: 'Men Of Worth'
Jul 23-27, Coos County Fair, Myrtle Point
Jul 23-28, 'Dunefest', Winchester Bay
Jul 24-27, Curry County Fair, Gold Beach
Jul 24,31, Coos Bay Farmers Market
Jul 25, Planning Commission meeting, the agenda
Jul 27, Cape Mountain hike w/South Coast Striders
Jul 27, 'Star Wars, The Empire Strikes Back' (1980) at the Egyptian Theatre
Jul 27, 'Brothers Of Blues' at North Bend Lanes
Aug 02, Downtown Coos Bay Wine Walk
Aug 02-04, 'Food Truck Off' at the Mill Casino
Aug 02-04, 'Oregon Jamboree Music Festival', Sweet Home, OR
Aug 09-11, Charleston Seafood Beer & Wine Festival
Aug 09-11, Live music at the Charleston Seafood Beer & Wine Festival
Aug 10-11, 'Bikes & Bugs, A Tribute To The Troops' at Coos Bay Speedway
Aug 11, Bandon History Hike w/South Coast Striders
Sep 07-14, Cycle Oregon Classic
Sep 11-15, Reno Air Races w/Thunderbirds
Sep 13-15, 73rd Annual Bandon Cranberry Festival
Sep 14-15, '16th Annual Mill-Luck Salmon Celebration' at the Mill Casino
Sep 20-22, Oregon International Air Show, McMinnville
Oct 12, 'Oktoberfest' at the Mill Casino

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