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J.J. Abrams’ second ‘Star Trek’ provides near-perfect entertainment

J.J. Abrams did what many thought nearly impossible in 2009 when he quite successfully (and surprisingly literally) rebooted the “Star Trek” franchise, which arguably hadn’t seen a quality entry ...

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ONGOING Friday music BelleWood Acres hosts music and lawn games every Friday until July 5. Music starts at 6 p.m. and the distillery will be open with free tastings until 9 p.m.   WEDNESDAY Pink night ...

Plowing Match is this Saturday at Berthusen Park

LYNDEN ­— The 72nd International Plowing Match will be held on Saturday, May 18, at Berthusen Park northwest of town. That’s about a month later than normal in April. “Too many conflicts and poor ...
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Big Bird Fly-in RC event near Ferndale

FERNDALE — The Bellair RC Flyers’ season again begins with the fun-filled Big Bird Fly-in on Saturday and Sunday, June 1-2, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the flying site on the Lummi Reservation. This will ...

Latin music talk at WCC May 21

BELLINGHAM — Antonio Davidson-Gómez talks about “Mapping Latino Musical Migrations” on Tuesday, May 21. A member of the 2012-14 Humanities Washington Speakers Bureau, Davidson-Gómez will be at ...

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ONGOING Local play The Lynden Performing Arts Guild presents “Little Shop of Horrors” at the Claire vg Thomas Theatre through May 19. Directed by Julie and Ed Marantette, this is a musical comedy. ...
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‘Iron Man 3’ sets Marvel back on track

With “The Avengers,” Joss Whedon accomplished what many thought impossible: He made a coherent and highly entertaining superhero team-up movie that didn’t short-change any of its leads. That was ...
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B.C. connection Jerri Mercer adds her part to Jansen Art Center talent slate

LYNDEN ­— Jerri Mercer is often at the Jansen Art Center, sharing her energy and vision and talent alongside inspirational local founder Heidi Doornenbal. Their next collaborations are coming up. A ...

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ONGOING Local play The Lynden Performing Arts Guild presents “Little Shop of Horrors” at the Claire vg Thomas Theatre through May 19. Directed by Julie and Ed Marantette, this is a musical comedy. ...

Museum has variety of talks

LYNDEN — A presentation on “Nooksack Place Names and Food Plants” will be given by Allan Richardson at the Lynden Pioneer Museum at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 11. The Nooksack people had a diverse knowledge ...