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‘The Best Christmas Pageant Ever’ enlivens Claire vg Thomas Theatre

LYNDEN — It’s holiday show time again at the Claire vg Thomas Theatre, and the Lynden Performing Arts Guild has chosen to bring one of America’s favorite Christmas stories to life. “The Best Christmas ...
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NW Ballet offers ‘The Nutcracker’ at NVHS on Saturday

EVERSON — The Northwest Ballet Theatre will bring its “fully-staged production” of “The Nutcracker” to Nooksack Valley High School at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7. A cast of 100 dancers, under ...

Calendar

ONGOING ‘Nutcracker’ Ballet Bellingham presents “The Nutcracker” at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 6-7 in the Mt. Baker Theatre. Coat drive The Lynden Food Pavilion is hosting a coat drive of gently used coats ...

Port’s Holiday Festival also on tab this weekend

BELLINGHAM ­— The Holiday Port Festival, bringing the sights and sounds of the holiday season, takes place Dec. 6-8 at the Bellingham Cruise Terminal in Fairhaven. Most activities are free. Hours are ...

Lighting up the season in Lynden

There is a joy found when light pierces darkness. Maybe that is just one reason why so many of us — myself happily included — love to soak in the festiveness of Christmas lights. They delight us on ...

EDITORIAL: Go Lions, Mounties in your state efforts

Even before the outcome of their upcoming state championship games in the Tacoma Dome on Saturday, we are proud of what the Lynden and Mount Baker football teams and their coaches have accomplished this ...

Letters to the editor – published Dec. 4

Still against GOP We are in the midst of a GOP and media feeding frenzy over the rollout of the federal healthcare website, but I have seen very little information on how well our state’s health exchange ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Dec. 4 • Lynden City Council Public Works Committee, second floor conference room, City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5 • Lynden City Council Public Safety Committee, Lynden ...

Port’s Scott Walker to be honored Dec. 5

BELLINGHAM — The community is invited to attend a public reception honoring Scott Walker for 22 years of service as a Port of Bellingham commissioner. The reception will be from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, ...

Lecture series coming to Lynden venue

LYNDEN ­— The Amor Viviente house of Third Christian Reformed Church, 510 Liberty St., will again host a remote simulcast of the January Series from Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Mich. The 2014 lecture ...