Thu, Jul 5, 2007 

 

Briefs

Library book sale continues

WSUseeks Blaine families for study

Researchersat the Washington State Intercollegiate school of nursingin conjunction with the Whatcom County Health Departmentare conducting a study addressing...

BirchBay commercial guidelines ready for review

Theunincorporated area of Birch Bay is moving closer toadopting design standards that could help protect itsnatural habitat, preserve character and quality...

Week-longjazz festival kicks off July 9

Theweek-long seventh annual Blaine Jazz Festival kicks offon Monday, July 9 with Listen to the Rhythm, a hot Latingroup that brings interpretive dance ...

Thu, Jun 28, 2007 

 

Newbusinesses, faces springing up in Birch Bay

New faces are popping up all overBirch Bay. Here is a round-up of new businesses and people:

Briefly

Group starts local mom support group

July4 celebration packed with punch

Itmay not be on a weekend, but Blaine’s old fashioned4th of July celebration is scheduled to pack a punchwith a full day of activities culminating...

HStreet, boardwalk priorities in 6-year road plan

Widerlanes on H Street, a smoother railroad crossing on MarineDrive and the completion of the planned pedestrian bridgedowntown are just a few of the improvements...

Proposalcould streamline planning process

Anamendment proposed by the city of Blaine could streamlinethe public planning process by eliminating the need fora project’s final approval by citycouncil...

Thu, Jun 21, 2007 

 

Blaineprogram awards beautiful yards

A Blaine committee headed by DebbieHarger, Blaine’s community and tourism developmentcoordinator, has begun awarding weekly “yard of theweek...

101stCommencement Blaine High SchoolJune 14, 2007

Leadingschool administrators into graduation are principal DanNewell and superintendent Ron Spanjer. Photo by Jack Kintner.

Aroundthe Bays

Localartist featured at Blackberry House

Noted gospelchoir to visit Blaine

One of the nation’s best-known gospelsingers and choirs will be visiting Blaine Saturday June 23, for a performancefeaturing the Total Experience...

Citycelebrates Marine Drive completion

Cityofficials held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday toopen a newly renovated half-mile section of Marine Drive.

Housepostpones passport requirements until 2009

Bowingto the inevitable, the Bush administration announcedWednesday that it was delaying passport requirementsfor travelers crossing land and sea borders...

Appealto delay Drayton Harbor road repairs until 2008

Anappeal filed this week contesting the awarding of a shorelinespermit needed for the reconstruction of Drayton HarborRoad will delay the project at least...

Thu, Jun 14, 2007 

 

Statedepartment eases air passport requirements

Faced with an unexpected volumeof passport applications the U.S. State Department is backingoff on current passport requirement for all air travelersentering...

WhatcomCounty lush with berry opportunities

Summertimeis here and the season is right for lush dessertspiled high with fresh, juicy berries. Here are a few localplaces to start shopping for summer...

BayProperties hires two new agents

Century 21 recently hired Shannonand Gary Medearis to its Bay Properties firm in Birch Bayas sales associates who will specialize in residentialproperty...

Antiqueshow raises funds for library

TheWhatcom County Library Foundation is sponsoring an AntiquesRoad Show-style fundraiser on Saturday, June 16, fromnoon to 4 p.m. at the Lynden Community...

Cityseeks partner for new city hall

The city is looking to pursue a public-private partnershipto develop a concept to replace its crumbling city hall.

Forsome Blaine students, success is a struggle

Many awards and accolades willbe passed out at Blaine high school’s graduationceremony, set for Thursday evening June 14, but there arealways other...

Communityservice recognized...

Andrew Grubb, a senior at Blaine high school, was selectedby the Whatcom County North Rotary club to receive the 2007Youth Service Award for his outstanding...

Cityvotes to sell 5 acres of airport land

The city of Blaineis slated to sell a five-acre parcel of airport landit acquired from a Blaine resident last year.

HandsAcross the Border 2007

Photo by KarlKing

Meetings

AlanonMeetings• Blaine meets every Wednesday at 7:30 – 9p.m. at the Unitarian Church at Cedar and Harrison streets.332-5863. • Custer...

Salmonenhancement group receives $158,000 in grants

TheWashington Department of Fish and Wildlife’sALEA Volunteer Cooperative Grant Program recently awardedfive grants to Nooksack Salmon Enhancement...


Older Articles: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277

Subscribe to the News RSS Feed