Letters to the editor – Jan. 21

Where are the leaders?   Paris hosted 44 world leaders who, combined with 1.5 million French citizens, protested recent terrorist murders in Paris. There was no question that Islamic terrorism caused ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Jan. 21 • WRIA (Watershed Resource Inventory Area) 1 management team, garden-level conference room of Civic Center Building, 322 N. Commercial St., Bellingham, 10 a.m. • Washington Red Raspberry ...

Students to vie in Constitution Knowledge Bowl on Saturday

  WHATCOM — The Whatcom Tea Party will host its second annual 2015 Constitutional Knowledge Bowl on Saturday, Jan. 24, at the Rome Grange, 2821 Mt. Baker Highway. The program starts at 2 p.m., with ...

School boards call for revision of education law

  WHATCOM ­— The Meridian, Ferndale and Bellingham school boards are among at least 154 school boards statewide that have passed a resolution urging Congress to amend and reauthorize the Elementary ...

Timekeepers’ shipping side under new owner

LYNDEN — Kelley Bouma has kept the shipping portion of Timekeepers alive, taking over the business on Jan. 10 in the Fairway Center.   “It actually totally fell in my lap,” Bouma said. “My ...

Lighthouse’s Drop-In Center extends hours

BELLINGHAM — As a service, Lighthouse Mission Ministries has extended the Drop-In Center hours to include weekends, accommodating men and women experiencing homelessness during winter weather.   Formerly ...
Screen Shot 2015-01-21 at 7.22.14 AM

LC presents a ‘tale as hold as time’

LYNDEN — Having put on the decidedly adult-centric “Phantom of the Opera” last year, director Dee Apodaca was looking to tell a more kid-friendly tale for this year’s Lynden Christian High School ...

Calendar

ONGOING January Series The award-winning January Series of Calvin College is videostreamed to 510 Liberty St., Lynden, at 9:30 a.m. each weekday Jan. 7-27. Viewing the 21 lecture and cultural arts presentations ...

Film-making competition open to high schoolers

  BELLINGHAM — The Pickford Film Center is now accepting registrations for the 2015 Guerilla Film Project film-making competition for high schoolers.   Students form teams of three to five students ...
Screen Shot 2015-01-21 at 7.33.05 AM

Super Bowl-bound Hawks pull stunner in Seattle

  SEATTLE — Having the remarkable privilege to witness Jermaine Kearse haul in that perfect, game-winning spiral from Russell Wilson from the sidelines of CenturyLink Field on Sunday was one of the ...