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Thursday, January 16, 2020
Whatcom Community College student Jodi Borrelli has been nominated for the 2019 Transforming Lives Award sponsored by the Washington State Association of College Trustees (ACT). Jodi came to Whatcom after battling a drug addiction and serving time in jail. Getting connected with WCC’s Basic Food and Education Training (BFET) program set her on the right path for her career and the rest of her ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center welcomes new surgical robotic systemMembers of the community are invited to a special ‘Meet Our New Robot’ open house  PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center’s Surgical Services unit has gained a new team member: a da Vinci Xi™ Surgical Robotic System. The new da Vinci Xi joins the hospital’s first da Vinci robot (acquired in 2016) in providing the most ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, January 09, 2020
Come out to The Samson Estates Winery on Saturday, January 25th from 4- 6:00 p.m. They are hosting a wine event in honor of Brigadoon Service Dogs. Only $5 at the door, but FREE to VETERANS! Drinks and wine tasting provided by Samson Estates. Food provided by Campfire Chef Competition. There will also be some Brigadoon Service Dogs in attendance. Come and hang out with some great people and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, January 06, 2020
Our 8th annual Music & Memories fundraising event is fast approaching! On this evening we will lift our glasses to celebrate the lives of those who are living with a diagnosis od dementia or Alzheimer's disease. We will surround them abd those who are caring for them with love and support, letting them know that we are here for them. Tickets are $75. By donating to this event, you are partnering ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Monday, January 06, 2020
There’s a nip in the air and flurry activity as you get ready for the house full of people you’ll be hosting for the big Seahawks game.Call Gary’s for regular maintenance—before an emergency—so you can enjoy your company instead of stressing. That’s when it happens: all of a sudden your house is cold. Too cold! You turn up the furnace and nothing happens. If you’d wanted cold, you would have gone ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, January 02, 2020
Categories: Press Release
Friday, December 27, 2019
The Whatcom Museum in Bellingham, Wash., is pleased to announce, “The Global Language of Headwear: Cultural Identity, Rites of Passage, and Spirituality,” on view February 1 through April 26, 2020 at the Lightcatcher building. The show offers the opportunity to learn about and appreciate diverse cultures and their personal, spiritual, and social values throughout the world.“The Global Language of ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Education
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
PeaceHealth announced that Krista Touros, MBA, has been named chief financial officer of the PeaceHealth Northwest network.  Touros will be responsible for all aspects of financial management for PeaceHealth’s medical centers in Bellingham, Sedro-Woolley, and Friday Harbor, Washington, and Ketchikan, Alaska. Touros comes to PeaceHealth with a proven track record in financial performance and ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
There is still plenty of time to serve in the Washington State House Page Program in the upcoming 2020 legislation session.Rep. Luanne Van Werven is encouraging students interested in the House Page Program to submit applications soon.“I have sponsored several students during my time in Olympia. All the pages who have served told me they thoroughly enjoyed the experience,” said Van ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, December 16, 2019
Bellingham’s Got Talent, year two is coming up on 23 February, 2020. The event provides publicity and net proceeds for the Lighthouse Mission, Street Connect program.   Currently there are three categories of acts: Comedy, Music and General. Music will likely be further broken down into instrumental and vocal due to the response this year resulting in four categories.   Cash prizes for each ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Peoples Bank Named “Best-In-State” by Forbes Magazine August 19, 2019Peoples Bank Named ‘Best-In-State’ by Forbes Magazine Reflecting its strong reputation, commitment to customer satisfaction, and high-quality branch services and online experience, Peoples Bank was one of only three banks in Washington state to be named a “Best Bank” in Forbes Magazine’s second annual review of the ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article