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Dan Dykstra takes truck repair service full time

LYNDEN — Dan Dykstra decided to “jump on the opportunity and go for it,” turning his D&D Custom Service truck and heavy equipment repair business into a full-time venture on April 1. D&D ...

Lathrop to head local architects

BELLINGHAM ­— The Northwest American Institute of Architects chapter has named Rose Lathrop as its new executive director. Lathrop brings extensive experience in the construction and development industry. ...

Scholarships offered to women

WHATCOM — Whatcom Women in Business will give up to $20,000 in scholarships to women who are furthering their education. Scholarships are awarded after an application and panel interview process. Awards ...

Realtor Reece named to board of Bank of Pacific

ABERDEEN — Lori Reece, owner of RE/MAX Whatcom County Inc., is one of two new appointees to the board of directors of Pacific Financial Corporation, the holding company for Bank of the Pacific. Reece ...

Jon’s Truck Repair closing, hosting sale

LYNDEN — Jon’s Truck Repair, 8971 Guide Meridian Rd., is closing and hosting an open house and parts and equipment sale. The event is planned for Saturday, March 15, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m…. This ...

Klassen to display furniture in well-known NYC show

LYNDEN — Local furniture artist Greg Klassen will show his handcrafted furniture at the Architectural Digest Home Design Show to be held at Pier 94 in New York City March 20-23. The show is where the ...

Hen House moving into DV Mall

LYNDEN — As the newly imagined Dutch Village Mall starts to take shape structurally, new tenants will start to make their presence felt physically. Even as Elements Hospitality, the building’s main ...

Fire Hall Cafe has new specialty coffee, tea blends

LYNDEN ­— The Fire House Cafe in the Jansen Art Center, 321 Front St., now has its own specialty coffee blend from Tony’s, said chef Sean Beanblossom. The dark roast Firehall is described as “bittersweet ...

Banker promoted

BELLINGHAM — Peoples Bank announces officer promotions, including that of Mark Swanson to vice president. Swanson continues in his role as manager of the Cordata and West Lynden branches of the bank…. ...

LHS future business students shine at regionals

LYNDEN ­— On Saturday, Feb. 8, Lynden High School sent 17 members of Future Business Leaders of America to Sedro-Woolley High School for the Northwest Region FBLA Conference. Competing against about ...