Thu, Feb 26, 2004 

 

Skate park making solid progress

The Blaine skate park is coming to life, right in front of everyone�s eyes. Just behind the library and city hall, the 8,200 square foot park is slowly...

On the Waterfront

by Jan Hrutfiord

News in Brief

Thriftway building changes hands Local investor K. Dillon Shickli has purchased the former Brown & Cole Thriftway grocery store 638 - 648 Peace Portal ...

City manages to end up ahead

The city of Blaine collected more money and spent less than it had budgeted for in 2003, leaving all funds solidly in the black. �I like positive results...

Adelia Street rezone brouhaha comes back to life

�We didn�t want it then, we don�t want it now,� Adelia Street homeowner Jim Spenser told city council. �We thought it was over, I guess it�s not.�

Student arrested for carrying pot on school bus

When the Point Roberts school bus pulled up to the Peace Arch port of entry last Friday morning there were a dozen border enforcement officers waiting....

Thu, Feb 19, 2004 

 

Mature Adults

Take a ride with the Whatcom County Senior Tour ProgramMature adults in the community have numerous opportunities to take advantage of day trips throughout...

News in Brief

Over 20 students attend second SAC meeting More than 20 students were in attendance last week for the second meeting of the Student Ambassador Committee...

Library looks to broaden patron base

The Blaine library staff wants the community, as well as those passing through town, to know that the library has something to offer everyone, not just...

Two Birch Bay beaches to be tested

Two Birch Bay beaches have made a list of 60 saltwater swimming spots across the state that will be checked for water quality this spring, according to...

300 attend Bite of Blaine, Goff family honored

It a was a sold-out packed house Monday evening as 300 people filled the ballrooms at Semiahmoo Resort for the fourth annual Bite of Blaine.

Border shut down after grenade found

The Peace Arch border crossing closed in both directions for an hour this week after Canadian authorities discovered a lost driver to be in possession ...

Thu, Feb 12, 2004 

 

Students wearing gloves, masks try out �ideas�

Too much computer games for these kids? Blaine school district employees alerted police to a possible burglary or trespass in progress on the roof of one...

Mature Adults

Opportunity-mania at the senior center

News in Brief

Terrell Creek work party scheduled for April The Terrell Creek Stream Stewards are continuing their work restoring the creek, and will next meet on Thursday...

Blaine skate park: first work phase starts up

The Blaine skate park is slowly becoming a reality, as a construction crew began digging up the site Wednesday afternoon.

Shea to speak at chamber meeting

Ellen Shea, developer of the proposed retreat on Birch Point, will speak at the Birch Bay Chamber of Commerce meeting next Tuesday, to clarify her plans...

Birch Bay community plan on tonight�s agenda

�It�s nice to see it happening. We�ve been doing this for three years,� said Kathy Berg, vice-chair of the Birch Bay Steering Committee.

Blaine eyes new plant location, goals

by Rebecca Schwarz Kopf

Thu, Feb 5, 2004 

 

Mature Adults You�re only as old as you feel Special Section - The first in a four week installment

It�s never too late to get in shape

After six-decade career, Andy Anderson retires for good

U.S. Representative Rick Larsen joined elected officials, community members and other �fans of Andy� to salute the career of his Bellingham office director...

News in Brief

Run to the Border support needed It�s that time of year again for the annual Run to the Border kids fun run and the 5K race. According to race organizer...

Arts and Jazz event Saturday night

WHAT: The seventh annual arts and jazz festival benefitting students in music and the arts. WHEN: Saturday, February 7 from 7-11 p.m. WHERE: Blaine middle...

Sea Scouts getting ready to set sail

Blaine�s first ever Sea Scout group have formed a �ship,� or troop, in Blaine and will be meeting for the first time next week.

Shea holds open house, neighbors continue fight

About 100 people attended an open house last Saturday afternoon at the site of a proposed retreat on Birch Point � a meeting held by developer Ellen Shea...

Voters approve levy, fire annexation

by Rebecca Schwarz Kopf

Thu, Jan 29, 2004 

 

Semiahmoo Resort to unveil spa

Spa facilities at Semiahmoo Resort are currently undergoing renovation and expansion to enhance the resort's premier �destination� status in the Northwest...


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 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278

Subscribe to the News RSS Feed