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Chamber board adds two

LYNDEN — The Lynden Chamber of Commerce board of directors added Jeanette Sharp of Banner Bank and Sheri Robertson of Foxxy Brown’s to vacant board positions during a February meeting. Also, Dave Dodson ...

Hinotes Crossfit gym a workout

LYNDEN — Matt Lovelady has taken his love and experience with strength training and conditioning and turned it into a growing business at Hinotes Corner. His Crossfit iluvit gym opened in January and ...

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 ...
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The Woods Coffee opening 14th county location Monday

BELLINGHAM — It has been months in the making (remodeling, actually), but Lynden-based The Woods Coffee will open its 14th Whatcom County location on Lakeway Drive on Monday. The site, which has housed ...

Carol’s Hallmark Shop closing after 33 years

LYNDEN — Thirty-three years in and Carol’s Hallmark Shop owner Carol Preston is finally ready for retirement. “Thirty-three years is a long time,” Preston said. “But it isn’t that I haven’t ...
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Emmy-winning ‘This Old House’ host appearing at home show

LYNDEN — Steve Thomas, Emmy Award-winning television personality and former host of the home improvement shows “This Old House” and “Renovation Nation,” has partnered with Habitat for Humanity ...

Lynden hosting free homebuyer seminars also

WHATCOM — Prospective homebuyers can brush up on lending and real estate knowledge by going to free Homebuyer Education Seminars sponsored by the Washington State Housing Finance Commission. Seminar ...
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Railroad to fix six north Whatcom County crossings

WHATCOM — Following a $105,000 fine handed down by the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission on Burlington Northern Sante Fe Railway (BNSF) for failing to repair railroad crossing defects ...

Council delays vote on off-street parking

LYNDEN ­— Two neighbors gave opinions and the City Council asked questions of staff, but for now any change in off-street parking rules is back to a committee. No one was present at Monday’s council ...

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 ...