Births – published April 3

MACY RAE FABER Ranelle and Raymond Faber of Lynden welcomed a daughter, Macy Rae, on March 23, 2013, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. She weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces, and joins brother ...

LHS alumni reunion planners looking for photos of two old country schools

LYNDEN ­— The committee planning this summer’s Lynden High School alumni reunion is looking for photos of two of the many country schools that were absorbed into the Lynden School District decades ...

Ugandan Orphans’ Choir performing at several venues

WHATCOM ­— The Ugandan Orphans’ Choir will be in the area next week for several scheduled performances. This is the schedule: April 7 at Bellingham’s Northwest Baptist Church, April 10 at Grace ...

Letters to the editor – published April 3

County council shows support of conservation The vote to support reconveyance of 8,844 acres of land on both the east and west sides of Lake Whatcom to our county shows a real concern for the preservation ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, April 3 • Lynden City Council Public Works Committee, second floor conference room, City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4:30 p.m. Thursday, April 4 • Lynden City Council Public Safety Committee, ...

Tom Bajema

Tom Bajema, age 76, passed away peacefully with family by his side on Friday, March 22, 2013. Tom was born on Aug. 21, 1936, in Grand Rapids, Mich., to John and Nellie (VanEenennaam) Bajema. At the age ...

George Coglianese

George G. Coglianese, 72 years old, father, husband, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend of all, passed away on March 13, 2013. Memorial services will be held on May 4 at 1 p.m. in the American Legion ...

Court Docket

Lynden Municipal Court was held on March 27, 2013, and the following people were found guilty: Giovanni Aragon Pena, 22, of Lynden, making a false statement to a public servant. Jarrid Gharet, 26, of Yakima, ...

Heron Center groundbreaking

BIRCH BAY — A groundbreaking ceremony for the planned BP Heron Center for Environmental Education is set for 10 a.m. Saturday, April 20, at Birch Bay State Park’s lower day-use area. The ceremony includes ...

CALENDAR

WEDNESDAY Garden club The Birchwood Garden Club hosts Krista Rome to discuss backyard beans and grains at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 3, in the Whatcom Museum Rotunda Room, 121 Prospect St., Bellingham. ...