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No Place Like Fairhaven for the holidays

“If you’re burdened down with trouble If your nerves are wearing thin Pack your load down the road And come to Holiday Inn” These are the lyrics to the beloved…

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The Giving Tree has begun!

Tis the season to give – why not give the gift of reading? Village Books has begun its annual Giving Tree tradition in which you can be an advocate for…

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Spice up your life!

A busy schedule filled with the demands of work, a family, a home, or the mundane errands life calls for, can easily suck us into a routine of fulfilling obligations….

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Where have all the hippies gone?

Once regarded as the Hippie Mecca of the West in the 1970s, Bellingham was a haven for long-haired, peace-loving, recreational drug-using men and women. What may come as a surprise…

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Rental prices in Bellingham climb while wages fall short

Residents of Western Washington have struggled to keep up with surging housing prices for the past several years, gaining statewide attention and much speculation of the issues at play –…

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Don’t miss out on these 3 happenings before summer is over!

Summer Concert In Boulevard Park Fairhaven’s summer tradition! With one Saturday left in the series, be sure to make it out to Boulevard Park to see SpaceBand jam out with…

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Paws for a Beer

Fairhaven’s first and only dog-friendly bar is a haven for dog owners and their fur companions to get out of the house and mingle side by side, while owners enjoy…

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8 fun activities that won’t break the bank

Bellingham Farmer’s Market in Fairhaven Farmer’s Markets are always a great way to mingle with other residents, support your local growers and craftspeople, and promote the commonwealth of your community….

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Native plants thrive in Fairhaven and around Bellingham

For Pacific NW gardeners of all stripes, native plants are a way to have a beautiful, bountiful garden without breaking the bank. From lacy ferns to deeply vibrant violets, the…

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Nonprofits of Note: Whatcom Humane Society

Founded in 1902, Whatcom Humane Society is the oldest animal shelter in the county and houses more than 5,000 domestic and wild animals yearly. Whatcom Humane Society aims to provide…

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