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Donnellan brothers from Ferndale open WSO season

WHATCOM -— A Friday evening with the Donnellan brothers, who grew up in Ferndale, kicks off the Whatcom Symphony Orchestra’s new season on Sept. 5. Grant Donnellan is the WSO’s concertmaster and ...

Oysterfest at BelleWood kicks off Water Weeks

WHATCOM — To help kick off Whatcom Water Weeks, Bellewood Acres will host the first annual Oysterfest Northwest on Saturday, Sept. 6, from noon to 4 p.m. The event will feature local shellfish grown ...

New Spider-Man movie doesn’t swing high enough

Sam Raimi’s first two “Spider-Man” movies remain two of my favorite comic-book movies. They deftly mix some decidedly dark plot elements with an undeniably fun demeanor that proves simply hard to ...

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ONGOING ‘Back in Time’ “A Walk Back in Time” history tour of the Lynden Cemetery is presented every Saturday at 1 p.m. courtesy of the Lynden Pioneer Museum. Cemetery is on south corner of Guide ...

Jansen Art Center hosting free “Kids! Do art!” event

LYNDEN — The Jansen Art Center is hosting a free two-day open house event for kids on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 22-23. From 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, kids can enjoy dance, ...

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ONGOING Clock exhibit The Lynden Pioneer Museum hosts an exhibit of historic clockworks from the West Coast Clock and Watch Museum through Sept. 15. Several dozen timepieces from the 1700s through the ...

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ONGOING Clock exhibit The Lynden Pioneer Museum hosts an exhibit on historic clockworks from the West Coast Clock and Watch Museum through Sept. 15. Several dozen timepieces from the 1700s through the ...

Marvel gets even better (and funny)

My college roommate and I once predicted that Christopher Nolan’s 2008 masterpiece “The Dark Knight” would spell the end of comic book movies. Our reasoning was simple: “The Dark Knight” is simply ...

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ONGOING Theater shows The Mount Baker Theatre presents in repertory “Talley’s Folly,” running through Aug. 8, and “Last of the Red Hot Lovers,” running through Aug. 9. $25 adults; $12.50 students. ...
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Catch a little fish history

LUMMI ISLAND — Learn about reefnet fishing while dining on Pacific Northwest salmon at the Lummi Island Reefnet Festival. The event, from 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 9, includes an entire ...