Thu, Apr 27, 2006 

 

Getout boatingSea Scout group is up and running beforethe wind

Withnine active members and only two and a half years ofparticipation under their keel the Blaine Sea Scouts – inscouting terms, referred to as The...

Congratulations!

J. Micah Vitaliz, 2002 Blaine high school graduate, andson of former Blaine residents Sonny and Grace Vitalizwas recently named 2006 New York University...

Volunteersmake huge impact at Terrell Creek restoration project

Morethan 100 volunteers from our community and Whatcom Countyattended a work party along Terrell Creek this Earth Day,April 22, planting over 1,300 native...

Childbit by dog returns home after stay in hospital

A27-month old Birch Bay toddler is home with his motherafter being bitten by a dog that at a pre-school playgroundin Birch Bay on Wednesday of last week...

Newprincipal hired

Atthe monthly school district meeting on April 24, thedirectors approved the selection of Kathy Newport asthe new principal at Blaine elementary school...

Arrivingfrom Canada? Boaters should be aware of new customs regulations

Asthe boating season gets underway, skippers entering U.S.waters should be aware they are no longer allowed toshow up unannounced at the Blaine Marina ...

Dogpark requested

The Blaine parksand recreation commission is asking for another off-leash area fordogs to be created in one of the city’sparks.

Expectdelays – many, many delays

Thethree year $35 million project to expand the truck routeto five lanes between Boblett Street and the border beginsthis May. Calling it a “congestion...

Neighborhoodto stay single family, proponents say

CentralBlaine residents packed city hall to tell council membersthey want laws changed to keep multi-family housing projectsout of their neighborhoods....

Intersectiondebated at Brown and Cole meeting

Nearly70 Birch Bay and Blaine area residents gathered at ameeting of the Birch Bay steering committee last Mondayto hear representatives from Brown and...

Thu, Apr 20, 2006 

 

Getout & growNative plants add magic to garden

Springin Whatcom County is a magical time. Within our boundarieswe see the bounty of a Pacific Northwest spring such asdaffodils, tulips, hyacinth, ribes...

Getout BoatingGet your ship in shape

Thefirst day of spring was nearly a month ago but nobodyreminded Mother Nature and she’s just catchingup this week, which means that if you haven...

Brownand Cole to hear concerns

Birch Bay arearesidents concerned about the traffic impacts of a new retail developmentat Birch Bay–Lynden andBlaine roads are invited to attend ...

Cityasked for $4 million in damages

Bellinghamdeveloper Joel Douglas has slapped the city of Blainewith $4 million in damage claims for what Douglas saidwere damages stemming from two stop...

Fedsannounce people smuggling ring arrests

FourteenU.S. and Canadian residents, including at least one Washingtonstate resident, have been indicted for their allegedinvolvement in a human smuggling...

Statecomes through with off-ramp cash

“We’recoming here to remodel the house in Blaine and we knowthat comes with disruptions,” said Washington StateDepartment of Transportation...

Thu, Apr 13, 2006 

 

HappyEgg Hunting!

TheC Shop in Birch Bay will host a free Easter egg huntfrom 2 to 4 p.m., Saturday, April 15, in the lot nextto the C Shop.

Keepingthe grass green and the water clean

Whetherit’s because we’re imitating medievalbarons who surrounded their country manors with sheep pasturesor it’s because we’re...

BirchBay Square on track

Plansfor the redevelopment of Birch Bay Square are movingahead as scheduled.

GSAplans to blend in at border

TheGeneral Services Administration (GSA) showed the “preliminarydesign concept” for the new Peace Arch port of entrybuilding last Thursday ...

Onthe Waterfront

Thecommercial crab season is about to close for local fishers.April 15 is the traditional day not only for taxes, butalso for crab fishing closure.

Airport:to vote or not to vote

Blainecity council members were unable to reach an agreement about howto decide the future of the city’s airport.

Schoolschoose new superintendent

TheBlaine school board, meeting in executive session lastFriday afternoon, hired assistant superintendent RonSpanjer of the Port Angeles school district...

Hearingset for Brown and Cole traffic mitigation

TheWhatcom County hearing examiner has scheduled a hearingto decide whether Brown and Cole stores should be forcedto make road improvements to accommodate...

Hearingexaminer rules against developer

Supportersof a proposed sister city relationship based on Blaine’stheme of peace are trying to put on an upbeat face aftera disappointing and surprising...

Thu, Apr 6, 2006 

 

>Freemanwins state award

A photograph by Sue Freeman ofPortrait Art and Design of Blaine was awarded “FemalePortrait of the Year” at the annual ProfessionalEducation...

Karateteacher praised for service

AlthoughBlaine resident Thomas Drake has been a karate instructorfor many years, it seems his enthusiasm for the job neverebbs.


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