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Polar Express
A frigid adieu to 2020

Submerging oneself in a frigid body of water may seem like a jarring way to welcome a new year, but the times I’ve been brave enough to join my local Lady Polar Bear contingent at high noon on January 1 to dip into the briny waters of Bellingham Bay have made me aware that tingling…

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Quiet Riot
Beating the crowds at Baker

The HVAC crew arrived to replace our furnace just as I finished loading my skis into the trunk, but I didn’t stick around to enjoy a tutorial.

The weather forecast for that particular Monday wasn’t anything to screech about, but the slopes at Heather Meadows were beckoning with the…

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Festive Fun
Feel good about doing good

Don’t be alarmed if, in coming days, runners dressed in snazzy seasonal fare such as ugly Christmas sweaters, Santa suits, fuzzy reindeer antlers or the latest in elf fashion cross your path. They’re doing so for a couple of important causes, and you’re invited to don your own costume and…

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Monday
Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

10:00am

Join the City of Bellingham in celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service by restoring habitat in the community. Habitat restoration attracts pollinators and other wildlife, beautifies…

Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Celebration

12:00pm

“Many Voices: One Vision” will be the theme of the 30th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Community Celebration starting at 12pm. The virtual event will be hosted by author Clyde Ford and the…

Tuesday
Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

10:00am

Join the City of Bellingham in celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service by restoring habitat in the community. Habitat restoration attracts pollinators and other wildlife, beautifies…

Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Celebration

12:00pm

“Many Voices: One Vision” will be the theme of the 30th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Community Celebration starting at 12pm. The virtual event will be hosted by author Clyde Ford and the…