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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 ...

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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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Fair adds singer Dwight Yoakam to grandstand lineup

LYNDEN — From new-school country to someone with a bit more tested sound, the Northwest Washington Fair is offering up two helpings of country stardom for the Aug. 12-17 event. The fair has announced ...
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Off to see the ‘Wizard’

Dorothy, played by Sarah Miller, comes into Munchkinland and also meets Glinda the Good Witch, right, played by Kendra Hack, in a scene of Lynden High School’s production of “The Wizard of Oz.” The ...

Home & Garden Show March 8-10

LYNDEN — The Building Industry Association of Whatcom County presents the 34th annual Whatcom County Home & Garden Show March 8-10 at the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds. Over 200 exhibitors will ...

Sunday BelleWood Acres event features artists

LYNDEN — BelleWood Acres, 6140 Guide Meridian Rd., hosts an artist reception and family story time, starting at 2 p.m., on Sunday, March 3. Artist and author Judi Light will read from her new book, “The ...