Donna Mason was recognized by the Greater Bandon Association as Bandon’s Volunteer of the Month at the September12th meeting of Bandon’s City Council. GBA presents this award to one of the many outstanding individuals that contribute to making Bandon a better community to live in. Donna was presented the award in the form of a […]

David Hisel was recognized by the Greater Bandon Association as Bandon’s Volunteer of the Month at the August 1st meeting of Bandon’s City Council. GBA presents this award to one of the many outstanding individuals that contribute to making Bandon a better community to live in. Dave was presented the award in the form of […]

The Night of 10,000 Lights returns to Old Town Bandon on Saturday, November 27th. Most of the usual activities associated with the event will be happening again this year with adjustments to deal with COVID. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be at the Picnic Shelter on the Waterfront for kids who want to drop their […]

The Greater Bandon Association has canceled its planned Alive After Five event for August. We had shared previously our concern about the health and safety of not only those participating in the event but especially the employees and owners of Old Town Bandon’s businesses and shops. The guidance from Coos Health and Wellness make clear […]

Diane and Dave Bilderback were recognized by the Greater Bandon Association as Bandon’s Volunteers of the Month for July at the July 12th meeting of Bandon’s City Council. GBA presents this award to one the many outstanding individuals that contribute to making Bandon a better community to live in. Diane and Dave were presented the […]

The Greater Bandon Association announced the winners of the three Easter baskets from the Bandon Bunny Hop: Shelley Sands, Braelynn Simons and Jane Johnson. GBA Promotion Committee members Sharron Schmidt and Donna Hutchison drew the winners on Saturday. Thanks again to the following participating businesses: · Bandon Bicycle Works  (across from McKay’s) · Bandon Card […]

Two of the Greater Bandon Association’s major obligations as a Main Street organization are the preservation of our historical assets and the physical appearance of our town. Regarding economic development, we will attract visitors and new businesses only if our town is in top physical shape. This is the work of the volunteers on our […]

We are all looking forward to 2021 with the prospect of a vaccine for COVID19 and the hope for our lives to get back to the people, places, and things we love to do! However, we do not know what the restrictions will be on events during the middle part of February, but our main […]

BANDON – It’s the holidays and while many events have been canceled, the Greater Bandon Association has planned some fun activities designed for safety and social distancing and encourages everyone to participate. On Saturday, Dec. 19, load up the kids and motor over to say hi to Santa and Mrs. Claus in a drive-by style […]

Southern Coos Hospital & Health Center is in the midst of conducting a Community Health Needs Assessment. A Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) is a systematic process involving the community to identify and analyze community health needs. The process provides a way for communities to prioritize health needs, and to plan and act upon unmet […]