Schools rearrange dates for snow days

WHATCOM — North Whatcom County’s schools have seen three snow days so far in the 2013-14 school year, and each school is going about making up those days a little differently. The Lynden School District ...
Community members packed the Lynden High School library on Thursday to discuss the possibility of running another bond election in April.

School board won’t rerun bond in April

More than 200 people packed LHS library for Thursday board meeting LYNDEN — Lynden voters won’t see a bond election in April, the Lynden School Board decided at its Feb. 27 meeting, which was attended ...
Community members packed the Lynden High School library on Thursday to discuss the possibility of running another bond election in April.

School bond won’t run again in April

More than 200 people packed LHS library for Thursday board meeting LYNDEN — Lynden voters won’t see a bond election in April, the Lynden School Board decided at its Feb. 27 meeting, which was attended ...
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WCC workshops for middle schoolers focus on non-traditional careers

BELLINGHAM — Upcoming workshops at Whatcom Community College will introduce middle-school students to non-traditional education and career paths. The March 15 “Guys & Guts” and April 19 “Girls ...

State of the Arts: ‘Everything Is Awesome’ in ‘The LEGO Movie’

“Everything Is Awesome” is the name of the song that permeates the new “LEGO Movie.” And while the tune, performed by Tegan and Sara and featuring the Lonely Island, is used in the film as an undeniably ...

Bond supporters rallying for April 22 rerun attempt

LYNDEN — Three percent isn’t much in the world of small-town elections. Both supporters and opponents of the Lynden School District’s $46 million bond proposal — which failed in a Feb. 11 election ...
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‘Bingo! The Winning Musical’ opens Thursday at the Claire

LYNDEN — The Lynden Performing Arts Guild is bringing a brand-new show to town when “Bingo! The Winning Musical” hits the stage on Thursday, Feb. 27. The show is about friendship, director Laura ...
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‘White Christmas’ stage show good in any season for LHS

LYNDEN — “Why do ‘White Christmas’ in February?” is a question that Lynden High School drama director Tina Miller has heard quite often lately. “The play is not a Christmas play,” she said. ...

Remembering a delightful grandpa

I drive past my grandfather’s house in Brookwood on Enterprise Road at least one time each week. It’s always for something related to my work duties with the Ferndale Record, so I almost always have ...
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School ballots in hand

WHATCOM — Next Tuesday, Feb. 11, is the last day for returning voted ballots in the Ferndale and Lynden school districts’ bond elections. As of 5:30 p.m. on Jan. 31, 4,205 ballots had been returned ...