Memorial Day offers up array of services

Services Monday at two cemeteries of Lynden district LYNDEN -— Memorial Day services will be conducted on Monday, May 26, at the Lynden and Greenwood cemeteries at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., respectively. ...

Dennis Strong

Dennis Lee Strong lost his battle with cancer, but he won the battle of life. Dennis, a longtime resident of Lynden, went home to be with his Lord on Thursday, May 15, 2014, at his Bellingham home, surrounded ...

Calendar

WEDNESDAY Prayer vigil A sixth annual Prayer Vigil for Foster and Adoptive Children will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 21, in Sonlight church of Lynden. Contact: hope127@sonlightchurch.com. ...

EDITORIAL: Respect the day — visit a cemetery

Memorial Day is more than just a convenient way to count down the remaining days of school or mark the start of summer vacation. It’s a national holiday of deep meaning. This day is set aside to celebrate ...

Letters to the editor – published May 21

In favor of Fleetwood As a Whatcom County voter and as someone who cares passionately about the environment and also as a teacher in the area, I am jumping for joy. Why, you may ask? Because Seth Fleetwood ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, May 21 • Lynden Board of Adjustments, southeast conference room, City Hall Annex, 205 Fourth St., 7 p.m. Thursday, May 22 • The Opportunity Council board of directors, Squalicum Boathouse, ...
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Laura Perea – Benjamin Mouché engagement

Laura Nichole Perea of Charleston, South Carolina, and Benjamin Brian Mouché of Lynden announce their engagement and plans for a Sept. 4, 2014 wedding at the Magnolia Plantation in Charleston. Laura is ...
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Erika Ramstead – Alex Van Dyken engagement

Erika Ramstead of Everson and Alex Van Dyken of Nooksack announce their engagement and plans for a July 19, 2014 wedding at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Lynden. Amy is a daughter of Amy Ramstead and the ...
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Shirley Simonson – 90th birthday

Shirley Simonson of Bellingham is celebrating her 90th birthday. She was born in Iowa on May 22, 1924, Shirley is a retired beautician who worked for several years at Moderne Beauty Shop in Lynden before ...

Dog lovers’ event at Bay Horizon

BIRCH BAY — Paws for a Cause is a fun run/walk for canines and people on Saturday, May 31, starting at 7511 Gemini Rd. in Bay Horizon Park. The event starts at 10 a.m., with registration at 9:30 a.m. ...