FOOD & DRINK
Embrace the Italian Gastronomy: Coos Bay's 3 Must-Try Italian Restaurants
--- This article presents a tour of three Italian restaurants located in Coos Bay. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If so, we would love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Dogs Up for Adoption in coos bay, OR
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around coos bay..
South Coast Running Club’s Mac’s Run is Dec. 9
The South Coast Running Club’s annual Mac’s Run is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 9, starting and ending at Sunset Bay State Park near Charleston. Events include both 5-kilometer and 10-kilometer run/walks, with each race taking runners through Shore Acres State Park and the longer one through Cape Arago State Park as well. While both routes are entirely on roads, they also include tough hills. The entry fee is $15 for members of the South Coast Running Club and $20 for non-members who sign up before the race. The fees go up $10 for people who sign up on race day. The entry fee for students is $5. For more information or to register for the event, visit www.southcoastrunningclub.org.
Laugh Your Hearts Out at Coquille's Hilarious Comedy Show: Two Incredible Comedians, One Unforgettable Night!
Hey there, my awesome friends! I've got some super exciting news to share with you today! Brace yourselves because the Comedy Show is making its grand return to Coquille and it's going to be an absolute riot!
Janice Langlinais - Exec. Director-Coos Bay-North Bend-Charleston V.C.B.
Janice Langlinais - Exec. Director-Coos Bay-North Bend-Charleston Visitor Convention Bureau discusses the free shuttle bus rides from Charleston Marina and/or parking reservations at Shore Acres to see the spectacular lights and have some cider and cookies for the holiday season.
Artist proud of North Bend mural
When Don McMichael finished a painting of a variety of whales in 1992, he had no idea his work would one day tower bigger than life in downtown North Bend. But as he drove into town Saturday for a special event at Books by the Bay, that is exactly what greeted the renowned artist, who specializes in whales. After years of trying, Books by the Bay owner Harold Midyette finally...
Bay Area Farmers and Artisans Market open Wednesdays through April
It might be wet outside, but local vendors are keeping the farmer’s market vibe alive throughout the winter season at the Bay Area Farmers and Artisans Market. The Bay Area Farmers and Artisans Market features a wide variety of edible treats and handmade artisan goods, including coffee, mushrooms, spices, breads, teas, jams, pies, cheesecakes, handmade crafts, art, cutting boards, soaps, jewelry and more. Lex Johnson of Bridge Coffee Roasters organizes...
A Thanksgiving treat
The Green Lion Dispensary offered a special Thanksgiving treat for 100 lucky people who lined up to receive free turkeys from the North Bend dispensary. Green Lion said it wanted to do the giveaway as a way to thank the community for supporting the new business in North Bend.
Returning back to the sea
The tides took a turn for the worse for the sea turtle dubbed “Pumpkin” in October of last year. The endangered Olive Ridley sea turtle washed ashore at Horsfall Campground in Coos County. The turtle was found cold-stunned — a condition that can render it incapable of eating or navigating. “Sea turtles can forage the open ocean off Oregon’s shores without issue during the summer, but if they don’t turn...
A Coffee Lover's Guide: Discovering 3 Must-Try Cafes in Reedsport
In this piece, we're exploring three charming cafes located in Reedsport. Have you had the chance to visit any of these delightful spots? If you have, we'd love to hear your experiences and thoughts in the comments section below!
Shore Acres State Park getting into the holiday spirit
COOS COUNTY, Ore. – Out on the coast, Shore Acres State Park, near Coos Bay, will now help you get into the holiday spirit, with thousands of lights decorating the areas in the park. The Shore Acres Holiday Lights event opened on Thanksgiving Day and will continue until New...
A Taste of Tradition: Uncover 3 Iconic American Dishes in Reedsport
In this piece, we explore three quintessential dishes from traditional American cuisine right here in Reedsport. Have you had the chance to taste any of these yet? We'd love to hear your thoughts, so please feel free to share your comments below!
Coos Bay's Finest: A Guide to the 4 Remarkable Gift Shops You Can't Miss
This article presents an exploration of four unique gift shops located in Coos Bay. Have you had the opportunity to visit any of these charming locations yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences. Please feel free to share your comments below!
ARTISAN GALLEY IN WINCHESTER BAY OPEN SEVEN DAYS A WEEK
The Douglas County Commissioners, along with the staff at the Umpqua River Lighthouse and Coastal History Museum in Winchester Bay have announced that the local Artisan Gallery will now be open seven days a week,. A County release said the gallery is located below the museum in a renovated space...