Museum hosting collectibles and antiques sale March 21-22

LYNDEN — The Lynden Pioneer Museum Endowment Foundation will host a collectibles and antiques sale to support the foundation on March 21-22. The museum wants the public to participate, both in the sale ...

LHS releases first-semester principal’s honor roll

LYNDEN — Lynden High School has released its first-semester principal’s honor roll, and the following students are listed:   4.0 grade-point average Seniors—Tylar Holden, Harmeen Kaur, Scott ...

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 ...
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WCC workshops for middle schoolers focus on non-traditional careers

BELLINGHAM — Upcoming workshops at Whatcom Community College will introduce middle-school students to non-traditional education and career paths. The March 15 “Guys & Guts” and April 19 “Girls ...

State of the Arts: ‘Everything Is Awesome’ in ‘The LEGO Movie’

“Everything Is Awesome” is the name of the song that permeates the new “LEGO Movie.” And while the tune, performed by Tegan and Sara and featuring the Lonely Island, is used in the film as an undeniably ...

Calendar

ONGOING Claire vg show The Claire vg Thomas Theatre presents “Bingo, The Winning Musical” starting on Feb. 27 and running through March 12. Curtain time is 7:30 p.m. on Thursdays through Saturdays ...

It’s hard to shake some postal predators

I put off writing this column. Instead I could write about school bond failures or snow cancellations in February. But I’m back to this topic. I have been introduced to the world of nonprofit organizations’ ...

Letter to the editor – Feb. 26

We need to ‘plant some trees’ for our future and that includes schools I was disheartened to see that the school bond failed, yet again. Even more disheartening is the ongoing battle of misinformation ...