County orchestra names director

WHATCOM — Thom Mayes has joined the Whatcom Symphony Orchestra as its new executive director, replacing Scott Henderson, who retired after holding the position for the past 2 1/2 years. Mayes has a past ...

Hospice needs volunteers

WHATCOM — Hospice seeks top-quality, caring volunteers to provide assistance to those facing a life-threatening illness. Caregivers provide respite sitting, light chores, transportation, comfort and ...

Calendar

ONGOING Orchard Days BelleWood Acres hosts Orchard Days at 6140 Guide Meridian Rd. from Aug. 31 through Sept. 6. It starts with free apple cider donuts and live music from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday ...

New Ag Water District proposed here

By Henry Bierlink Editor’s Note: This article first appeared in the online Whatcom Ag Monthly for August. Water challenges are not new to farmers. Most of the year, our priority is getting rid of storm ...

Letters to the editor – Aug. 28

A Lynden view of the Bellingham writers Letter writers from Bellingham almost invariably follow the same devious pattern. The most recent example (from Erik Hirst, Aug. 21) is instructive. First, the writer ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Aug. 28 • Bellingham Technical College Board of Trustees, Campus Center room 233 on campus, 3028 Lindbergh Ave., 8:30 a.m. Trustees will receive a report on the college goals and initiatives, ...
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100-year-old building has secrets

By Annika Wolters LYNDEN ­— Planted firmly in the jagged sidewalk at the corner of Fourth and Front streets, the historic Bylsma Building stands weathered and regal, as it has now for 100 years. Today, ...

Notice of Trustee’s Sale – Lakhwinder Sandu

NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE Parcel No. 410233 300290 0000 I. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned Trustee, Nathan L. McAllister, Attorney at Law, PS, will on September 27, 2013 at the hour of 10:00AM, ...

Notice to Creditors – Matthew Francis Wilson

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF WHATCOM In re the Estate of: MATTHEW FRANCIS WILSON, Deceased. Probate No. 13-4-00253-5 NOTICE TO CREDITORS Assigned Judge: Charles ...

Probate Notice to Creditors – Melanie K. Ray

SUPERIOR COURT OF WASHINGTON, FOR WHATCOM COUNTY In Re the Estate of: MELANIE K. RAY, Deceased. NO. 13-4-00384-1 PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS Judge: Deborra E. Garrett (RCW 11.40.030) The personal representative ...