WSO’s family concert Sunday

  BELLINGHAM ­— The Whatcom Symphony Orchestra’s annual Family Concert will be on Sunday, April 26, at Bellingham High School. The 2 p.m. program is “Modest Mussorgsky (arr. Maurice Ravel) – ...

Calendar

ONGOING Sikh festival The Sikh Vaisakhi festival is celebrated Saturday and Sunday, April 25-26, on the Guru Nanak Gursikh Temple grounds, 176 E. Pole Rd., Lynden. Open to all, free vegetarian lunch (Langar) ...

Comment on Draft EIS to be taken to May 15

  WHATCOM ­— The county is in the process of updating its Comprehensive Plan and associated development regulations and also reviewing Urban Growth Areas. The Draft Environmental Impact Statement ...

Opinion: Bond arose from citizens’ committee

By Jerry Bush   As I read the April 12 Bellingham Herald article about Lynden voters deciding the $48 million school bond, it was clear that people still do not have all the facts about the need for ...

Letters to the editor – April 22

Loving our neighbor   I’m writing this communication especially for all of us who are part of the Christian school family, of which my wife and I have been lifelong and devoted members. It is weighty ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, April 22 • Annual joint boards (Whatcom County and Bellingham councils and Water & Sewer District commission) on Lake Whatcom, Bellingham City Council chambers, 210 Lottie St., 6 p.m. ...

Launching Success teachers’ special

  BELLINGHAM — Launching Success Learning Store celebrates area teachers with a Superhero-themed event on Saturday, May 2, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. This event is tied to Teacher Appreciation ...
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Allen & Grace Vermeer – 30th anniversary

Allen and Grace Vermeer of Sumas will celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary with a weekend trip to Orcas Island with all their children and grandchildren. The Vermeers were married on April 27, 1985, ...
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Martin Sterk – 90th birthday

Martin Sterk of Nooksack will celebrate his 90th birthday with a family dinner. Martin was born in Stickney, South Dakota, on April 27, 1925. He attends Nooksack Valley Reformed Church. He has been married ...

Birth – published April 22

DEMRI JADE VISSER Kylee and Darrell Visser of Bellingham welcomed a daughter, Demri Jade, on March 14, 2015, in Bellingham. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces, and joins her sister, Brielle, 2. Grandparents ...