Whatcom Business Newsletter
The Market at Lakeway grocery store to close
BELLINGHAM - The Market at Lakeway will close in the coming weeks, marking another big change in what has already been an eventful year for the local...
Whatcom retail sales jumped 7.7 percent in second quarter 2013
Whatcom County retail sales grew significantly last spring as the strong Canadian dollar continued to be a factor.
Forecast: Sluggish economic growth expected to continue into 2014
BELLINGHAM - For those waiting for the economic recovery to get out of first gear, don't expect it to happen in 2014.
Water pipe rupture damages Bellingham's Little Tiger Toys
BELLINGHAM - A local toy store is hoping to get back on track after a tough weekend dealing with a broken water pipe.
Consignment stores Red Tag, Traders Depot to close
Over the weekend Ryan and Jennifer McKee announced they were closing two of their Bakerview Square consignment stores, Traders Depot and Red Tag Furniture Consignment.
Bellingham merchants expecting final push for holiday gifts
It's the home stretch for the holiday shopping season, and for many local businesses this is a crucial two-and-a-half week period.
Bellingham waterfront developers could be chosen soon
BELLINGHAM - The next big step toward waterfront redevelopment will be the selection of developers ready to take on major new building projects.
The Comics Place moving into former Eagles Games space
BELLINGHAM - A longtime comic book retailer is moving into a bigger, more visible space in the downtown district.