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ONGOING Museum Sale On Friday and Saturday, March 22-23, the Lynden Pioneer Museum, 217 Front St., hosts its fourth annual Sale of Antiques and Collectibles. Find all sorts of treasures and benefit the ...
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Fair adds The Guess Who, Steven Curtis Chapman

LYNDEN — Sticking to form, the Northwest Washington Fair has announced the addition of a classic rock group and a Christian artist to its grandstand lineup for the August event. With country acts Dwight ...
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Local furniture artist debuts new lines at Smithsonian Museum show

LYNDEN — Lynden’s Greg Klassen has already proven himself artistic. Now he’s turning historical too. The local furniture maker, who has participated in shows across the country, will join 120 artists ...

Regular Bellingham Farmers Market restarts April 6

BELLINGHAM ­— The regular weekly Bellingham Farmers Market resumes on Saturday, April 6, with Opening Day festivities at 10 a.m. at the Railroad Avenue location. The final monthly winter market takes ...

Lisiecki to sign his book here Friday

LYNDEN — Local resident Johannes F. Lisiecki will sign copies of his book “Following a Dream, Second Edition” on Friday, March 15, from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. in the Lynden Community/Senior Center, 401 ...

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ONGOING Community play The Lynden Performing Arts Guild presents “The Legacy,” written by Mark Harelik, at the Claire vg Thomas Theatre through March 17. The story follows the Estanitskys, the only ...
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Looking ahead at 2013’s movie offerings (we can’t wait for some)

In the movie world, it’s fun to look ahead. We’re two and a half months into 2013, and the year’s movie slate thus far hasn’t exactly been impressive. The highest grosser so far is “Identity ...
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Local craft event back this weekend with 13 new vendors

LYNDEN — There’s something different about meeting the artists, having access to them and their handmade wares and having it all within the confines of one show, said Judy Meixner, co-producer of the ...

Christine Perkins chosen to head county library system

WHATCOM ­— The Board of Trustees of the Whatcom County Library System has hired Christine Perkins to be the new executive director of the nine-branch system. Perkins, coming from the Bellingham Public ...
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A Gift of Dance shows well at first competition of year

LYNDEN — A performance team from A Gift of Dance Company was in its first competition recently in Seattle and each of the contemporary group, contemporary solo, jazz duo and contemporary trio entries ...