Bellingham pediatrician Thomas Rand has been recognized as the Pediatrician of the Year of the Idaho chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Rand joined PeaceHealth Medical Group in September after 24 years of providing medical care and education in Boise. Rand’s new practice is located at 4545 Cordata Parkway in Bellingham.
Dandelion Organic Delivery has expanded its service to Lynden. The company now delivers organic fruits and vegetables to customers in Bellingham, Sudden Valley, Ferndale and Lynden. Pick-ups are still available in the Marietta neighborhood near the Bellingham airport, by appointment and for customers who are out of the home delivery service area. For more information, [...]
By BBJ Staff We do need a homeless shelter, just not there. That was the message of more than a dozen people who spoke at a Port of Bellingham commissioner’s meeting last month to object to the city’s plan to put a homeless shelter on what is currently a part of Bellingham’s working waterfront. On [...]
Sound Women’s Health & Aesthetics is moving to a larger office to accommodate a growing number of clients. Effective March 13, the Bellingham medical spa and wellness center has moved down one floor in the Bellwether Building to Suite 107, 11 Bellwether Way. Owner and practitioner Dr. Karyn L. Tapley offers wellness care for women [...]
RE/MAX Whatcom County has welcomed Colleen Bohnett to the Bellingham office. She will be joining the Shiflett Group, the No. 1 team at RE/MAX. Bohnett has lived in Whatcom County for three years, and focuses on providing real estate services for buyers and sellers of residential properties. Before moving to Whatcom County, Bohnett held real [...]
Dallas Betz has been hired as the new executive director at ReUse Works. Betz has been acting as interim executive director since August. Over the last 10 years, Betz has been both a staff member and a board member. He started as an Americorps VISTA in 2008. Betz has a background in education, program development [...]
Bellingham’s Minuteman Press recently expanded its direct-mail capabilities with the acquisition of Bellingham-based Speedy Automated Mailers. Minuteman Press is located at 1616 Cornwall Ave, Suite 121. Its products include business forms, banner, reports, posters, fliers, books, calendars, pads and more. It has an on-site graphic designer, and handles embroidery and screen printing for apparel and [...]
Skagit Bank has hired Drew Smith as vice president and commercial loan officer. He will be working out of the Bellingham office. Smith is a 12-year resident of Whatcom County, and has worked in the banking and mortgage industry for seven years.
By Deka Wiebusch For The Bellingham Business Journal Women throughout the last hundred years have increasingly engaged in tasks that in the past were predominately male driven. One area where women seem to have stayed away is investing. Unlike the day-to-day finances of budgets and bills, investing is focused more on the future. Whether it’s saving [...]
When you walk through the Waples Mercantile Building on Front Street in Lynden it’s not hard to see why the businesses work so closely together — they’re all connected. The lobby of The Inn at Lynden opens directly onto Village Books. In the middle of the day, when all the shops are open, customers can [...]