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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 ...

S&V Insurance adds two agents

LYNDEN — S&V Insurance Services of Lynden has hired Kyle Boon and Bill Knutzen to serve as agents. Boon was born and raised in Whatcom County and graduated from Nooksack Valley High School in 2003. ...

Lynden-based window cleaning business starts up

LYNDEN — Bright Outlook Window Cleaning recently launched in Whatcom and Skagit counties. The Lynden-based business was founded by Scott and Marlys Taylor. Bright Outlook Window Cleaning is a member ...
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Can a Port Townsend model work here?

LYNDEN — Folks in Port Townsend knew what they wanted for their downtown. They were well aware of what they didn’t have and figured out a way to get it. The town banded together, started a grassroots ...

BelleWood releases first batch of pure Honeycrisp vodka

LYNDEN — Looking for something different to celebrate Valentine’s Day? Come to BelleWood Acres farm for a post-Valentine’s Day celebration and first-ever bottle release party. This event is Friday, ...

Northwest Ag-Biz Center announces slate of workshops

MOUNT VERNON — The Northwest Agriculture Business Center announces its 2013 agriculture business and product development series, which is now at over 20 workshops. Transitioning to Value-Added Products ...

Lynden Vision Clinic acquires Bellingham office; open house set

LYNDEN — Dr. Mira Swiecicki, doctor of optometry and owner of Lynden Vision Clinic, has expanded by acquiring Spyglass Optik in Bellingham. Swiecicki assumed operation of Spyglass Optik, located along ...
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WTA adds 8 hybrid buses

WHATCOM — Eight new hybrid buses entered Whatcom Transportation Authority service on Monday, Feb. 4. Compared to the 18-year-old diesel buses they replace, the new buses offer 40 percent greater fuel ...

Bellingham insurance agent soliciting help in donating $1,500 to local nonprofit

LYNDEN — Bob Wallin Insurance plans to donate $1,500 to a Whatcom County-based charity and is hosting a month of open nominations in February. In February, you can nominate a charity by filling out the ...