News for Human Interest

Tuesday, December 03, 2019
The Fox Hall Events Center in Bellingham has reopened after new management recently completed significant interior renovations.                                       Managed by Providence Hospitality Partners, the Fox Hall Events Center is located at 1661 W. Bakerview Road, just off Interstate 5 Exit 258 (Bellingham International Airport) and adjacent to a 132-room renovated hotel. It offers ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, December 03, 2019
Snapper Shuler Kenner Insurance’s eighth-annual turkey drive received enough donations to give 384 turkeys – nearly 2.5 tons – to two Whatcom County food banks in November. The turkeys were distributed to families in need by Bellingham Food Bank (www.bellinghamfoodbank.org) and Lynden-based Project Hope Food Bank (www.christianhopeassociation.org/food-bank-1/). The total of 384 turkeys smashed the ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Revolutionary lung valve is the first FDA-approved device to help emphysema patients breathe easier without major surgery  PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center is the first in Washington state and the fourth in the western United States to offer a new lung valve treatment for patients with emphysema, a severe form of chronic pulmonary obstructive disease (COPD). Recently approved by the FDA ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Human Interest
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
In coordination with the Bellingham Cruise TerminalDecember 7th, 2019This year’s theme: “The Magic of Christmas”We are once again inviting boaters to join in on the fun and become a part of this annual holiday event. Boaters will head for the rendezvous at 5:30 pm off the Ferry Terminal and cruise along the waterfront.  We will take a swing through the boat launch basin before heading back to the ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
A Bellingham woman taking care of her grandchildren is receiving a free furnace at their home from Barron Heating & Air Conditioning.  Carolyn M. was nominated during Barron Heating’s Christmas in July giving event. A Barron Heating technician saw that her furnace was unreliable and knew she didn’t have the funds to replace it. Barron Heating teamed up with Arrow Insulation for the job, cleaning ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest