Hobby Lobby was one of three large retailers to arrive in Bellingham in 2018, providing a boost to local retail sales.
Hobby Lobby was one of three large retailers to arrive in Bellingham in 2018, providing a boost to local retail sales. File Photo The Bellingham Herald
Hobby Lobby was one of three large retailers to arrive in Bellingham in 2018, providing a boost to local retail sales. File Photo The Bellingham Herald

Dave Gallagher has covered the Whatcom County business community since 1998. Retail, real estate, jobs and port redevelopment are among the topics he covers.