EarthCruiser Overland Vehicles for Your Next Adventure

It’s tough to film these right now with everything going on and so many businesses closed, but we feel it’s still important to showcase some amazing local businesses in Central Oregon. So here’s the encore edition of Earth Cruiser. They are perfect adventure-mobile for those who want to see all corners of the world.

Thanks to BendBroadband Business for sponsoring Origin Stories where we introduce you to people turning their passion into a profession every Friday night on Central Oregon Daily.

▶️ Origin Story: Bend Language Institute

At home with the kids … maybe now is a good time to finally learn another language. Late last year, Samantha O’Connor visited the Bend Language Institute, a business that has now moved many classes online in the wake of the pandemic. Today we look back at how the local language center got started. This is their origin story.

Thanks to Bendbroadband Business for giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregonians who have turned their passion into a profession with a new edition of Origin Story every Friday on Central Oregon Daily.

 

▶️ Origin Story: A Couple’s Passion to Restore Vintage RVs

Every week Sam introduces us to people who have turned their passion into a profession. This week we are doing an encore presentation of Flyte Camp. A local couple has been flipping vintage RVs for a while, even doing so on a national television show, but their passion for restoring motor homes and trailer camping with family has never wavered.

Thanks to BendBroadband Business for giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregonians who have turned their passion into a  profession with a new edition of Origin Story every Friday on Central Oregon Daily News at 5 p.m.

▶️ Origin Story: Junk to Jems

For this week’s Origin Story we meet a local woman who decided to become a jeweler a little later in life. She’s doing so by turning one man’s trash into another man’s, or woman’s, treasure. This week’s Origin Story is Junk to Jems.

Thanks to BendBroadband Business for sponsoring Origin Stories where we introduce you to people turning their passion into a profession every Friday night on Central Oregon Daily.

▶️ Origin Story: Revs House

On Fridays we tell you an Origin Story, highlighting local people turning their passion into a profession. This week, Samantha O’Connor is showing us a workout that benefits your body both inside and outside the gym. A great workout at Revs House can also double as a therapy session.

Thanks to BendBroadband Business for sponsoring Origin Stories where we introduce you to people turning their passion into a profession every Friday night on Central Oregon Daily.

▶️ Origin Story: Hardenbrook Hardwoods

In this week’s Origin Story, we meet a Central Oregon couple crafting the perfect wooden cutting board for clients. Eric and Kerry Hardenbrook are a power team at Hardenbrook Hardwoods: Eric with his experience in wood working and Kerry with her artistic background. They make unique products that are both beautiful and practical.

Thanks to BendBroadband Business for giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregonians who have turned their passion into a  profession with a new edition of Origin Story every Friday on Central Oregon Daily News at 5 p.m.

▶️ Origin Story: Zealios

For this Origin Story, where we introduce you to awesome people doing awesome things, we are talking personal products for athletes. The company is called Zealios. It was started by two guys who played rugby together with a goal to make an entire line of personal products for athletes, from shampoo to sunscreen.

Thanks to BendBroadband Business for sponsoring Origin Stories where we introduce you to people turning their passion into a profession every Friday night on Central Oregon Daily.

▶️ Origin Story: Pili Hunters

For this week’s Origin Story, Samantha O’Connor is talking health, adventure, travel and helping others. All of those things exist, in a nut shell at Pili Hunters.

Thanks to BendBroadband Business for giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregonians who have turned their passion into a  profession with a new edition of Origin Story every Friday on Central Oregon Daily News at 5 p.m.

▶️ Origin Story: Bleu Bite Catering

Having a baby changes your life, and in this Origin Story we meet one woman whose pregnancy changed both her life and her career. Central Oregon Daily’s Samantha O’Connor introduces us Cerstin Cheatham, owner and chef at Bleu Bite Catering.

Thanks to BendBroadband Business for giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregonians who have turned their passion into a  profession with a new edition of Origin Story every Friday on Central Oregon Daily News at 5 p.m.

 

▶️ Origin Story: Local Writer and Singer, Austin Brown

In this week’s Origin Story, Samantha O’Connor introduces us to people who have turned their passion into a profession and on this edition, you’ll meet Austin Brown, a local singer song-writer that was initially too nervous to take the stage but now never wants to leave it.

You can find Austin’s music on Spotify, iTunes, or wherever you listen to music just search “Austn” A-U-S-T-N without the I. He promises new music very soon.

Thanks to BendBroadband Business for sponsoring Origin Stories where we introduce you to people turning their passion into a profession every Friday night on Central Oregon Daily.