Whatcom Magazine

Whatcom Magazine

Website: Lynden ‘boring,’ but criteria suggests ‘family-friendly’

Lynden called eighth most boring place in Washington

Bellingham ranks high among 'most hungover' and ‘stay up late’ cities

Bellingham also rated good place to write and to live longer

Whatcom Magazine

Slow start to Whatcom business openings in 2016

Fifteen 15 brick-and-mortar retail businesses opened in Whatcom County, and 18 closed, during the first three months of 2016. Notable openings include The Grill restaurant, Welcome grocery store, Eat restaurant, and Make Take Bake. Notable closings include Radio Shack at Bellis Fair, Lulu, Foot Locker, Espresso 2 Go, Bike Sport, and Fabric-etc.

Videos

Carnival ride breaks at Ohio State Fair, killing one

A swinging and spinning amusement park ride called the Fire Ball broke apart on the opening day of the Ohio State Fair on Wednesday, hurling people through the air, killing at least one and injuring seven others. Three of the injured remained hospitalized in critical condition Wednesday night.
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Carnival ride breaks at Ohio State Fair, killing one 0:31

Carnival ride breaks at Ohio State Fair, killing one

Man makes first appearance in court for robbery on West Holly Street 2:20

Man makes first appearance in court for robbery on West Holly Street

This black bear went for a swim in backyard Bellingham pool 0:43

This black bear went for a swim in backyard Bellingham pool

Human heroes help their furry, feathered and scaled friends 2:56

Human heroes help their furry, feathered and scaled friends