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‘The Imitation Game’ tells a fascinating true story of Enigma

Anybody who read my review of the first “Hobbit” movie a few years ago certainly knows that I’m a little harsh on needlessly long movies.   The way I see it, if a director sends a movie that’s ...

Outdoor sculpture survey under way

  WHATCOM — Sculpture Northwest is currently conducting a survey of all outdoor sculpture located in the City of Bellingham. The goal is to make the four northwestern counties in Washington State ...

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ONGOING School tours The Lynden School District is hosting community information nights at Lynden Middle and Fisher Elementary schools in February and March. LMS tour and Q&A sessions from 6:30 to ...

Grange baking contest Tuesday

  LYNDEN ­—  The local Grange is hosting its annual Baking Contest and Auction on Tuesday, Feb. 17, and anyone can be a part of the fun by submitting an entry that morning or bidding on a treat ...

Bellingham show is ‘Leading Ladies’

  BELLINGHAM — The Bellingham Theatre Guild presents “Leading Ladies” from Feb. 13 to March 1. Written by Ken Ludwig, the show is directed by Judith Owens-Lancaster.   Two English Shakespearean ...
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Prize-winning drama ‘Rabbit Hole’ at Claire vg Theatre Feb. 5-22

  LYNDEN ­— “Rabbit Hole,” which won a 2007 Pulitzer Prize for drama, opens a three-week run Feb. 5 at the Claire vg Thomas Theatre.   It’s about a happy couple whose lives are turned ...

WSO ‘Night in Italy’ features Paul Erhard on double bass

  BELLINGHAM — Double bassist Dr. Paul Erhard is the featured performer with the Whatcom Symphony Orchestra on Sunday, Feb. 8, at 3 p.m. in the Mount Baker Theatre. The orchestra is conducted by ...

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ONGOING Noon music The Jansen Art Center, 321 Front St., hosts noon music every Wednesday in February: Sylvia Bos on Feb. 11; Janice Brink Feb. 18; and Doris Mae Bajema Feb. 25. “Beauty and Beast” ...

MBHS has special claim upon ‘Boys in Boat’ book

  WHATCOM — As “The Boys in the Boat” book and author Daniel James Brown make a splash locally this month, Mount Baker High School can make a unique claim: One of the boys was a MBHS graduate ...
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Men’s chorus performs here Feb. 7-8

  WHATCOM ­— Male Ensemble Northwest, a regional men’s singing group of 14 choral music educators, will be performing twice in concert locally the weekend of Feb. 7-8.   They will be guest ...