Top properties & building permits

Filed on 31. Oct, 2005 in Contents


Business & Liquor licenses

Top properties
& building permits

Building permits
The following building pemrits have been issued in the past month:

340 W. Bakerview Rd., $1,034,000 for tenant improvements, including modernization of existing facilities, office relocations, new restrooms, and provisions for future commercial kitchen for employee café for T-Mobile. Owner: Western Mortgage Development. Contractor: Ticon Inc.

1200 Old Fairhaven Pkwy., $11,000 for tenant improvements in a retail clothing store. Owner: 12th Street Village LLC. Contractor: Custom Closets & Storage System.
1201 13th St. #101, $25,000 for tenant improvements at Whidbey Island Bank. Owner: Fairhaven Heights LLC. Contractor: Tenant.

1200 Old Fairhaven Pkwy. #106, $75,000 for tenant improvements: complete shell space into office (includes work in two spaces on two floors: units 106 and 206 which comprise one office tenant: Windermere Real Estate). Owner: 12th Street Village LLC. Contractor: Whatcom Home Repair.

615 N. Garden St., $1,500,000 for a new multi-family building: six units: North Garden Street Condos. Owner: Jerry A. & Truc D. Thon. Contractor: Meynders Construction Inc.

444 S. State St., $48,000 for replacing rotted wood and 10-foot posts. Owner: Spinnaker Reach Condo Association. Contractor: Pete’s General Contracting.

2200 Iowa St., $42,000 for two internally illuminated signs. Owner: Roger O. and Cynthia M. Jobs LLC. Contractor: Signs Plus Inc.

1470 King St., $23,900 for two wall-mounted internally illuminated signs at Discovery Park Storage. Owner: Tay Ku LLC. Contractor: Signs Plus Inc.

3002 Old Fairhaven Pkwy., $17,150 for five signs. Owner: Strickland Corp. Contractor: Meyer Sign/Advertising Co. Inc.

320 Lakeway Dr., $32,000 for a drive-thru espresso stand, Cool Beans. Owner: Wayne D. and Carol A. Howard. Contractor: Asher General Contrs Inc.

1817 D St., $372,219 for a new multi-family building (six residential units in a three-story building, D Street Apartments).

900 Block Taylor Avenue, $94,000 new recreation building: restroom at Taylor Dock Park. Owner: City of Bellingham Park Dept. Contractor: Tiger Construction LTD.

4545 Cordata Pkwy., $56,000 addition of unroofed room and slab to screen and support medical equipment at Madrona Medical Group. Owner: Koniag Development Corp. Contractor: Remco-Deacon.
1 Bellis Fair Pkwy 508, $30,000 tenant improvement: convert existing food court space to new restaurant, Schnitzelz. Owner: Bellis Fair Partners. Contractor: Nooksack Valley View Const. Co.

506 – 08 S. State St., $3,500,000 for new multi-family building: four units and attached garages, Thomas Park Place Residences. Owner: Frank & Madelyn Thomas. Contractor: Peterson Construction Inc.
Pending permits

1304 12th St., $60,000 for tenant improvements. Owner Phyllis McKee. Applicant: Brian Tines.
Western Washington University, $5,500,000 for commercial renovation of an existing dormitory. Owner: Western Washington University. Applicant: Ambia Enduring Architecture.

1125 12th St., demolition of commercial gas station. Owner: William F. Trunkey.

2111 Iowa St., $34,780 for two exterior wall signs and installation of a new awning. Owner: Madyln M. Hooper Marital Trust. Applicant: CDI Custom Design Inc.

3680 Irongate Rd., $220,000 for a new commercial building. Owner: CDCLT Trust. Applicant: Associated Project Consultants. Contractor: Stillwater Bay Const. LLC.

1355 Civic Field Way, new commercial recreation building (Civic Field improvements): locker room building. Owner: City of Bellingham.

Top properties
The following is a list of recent commercial and high-end residential property sales in Whatcom County. Top properties is compiled by Wendy Darling, with assistance from the county treasurer’s and assessor’s offices.
Residences over $500,000

Seller: Shane and Elisabeth Bajema
Buyer: Shadrach and Michelle Malone
Description: 2-story house with 1,824 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 1 bath, built in 1924, remodeled in 2004, 286 square foot attached garage, 486 square foot deck; good marine views.
Address: 2327 Eldridge Avenue, Bellingham
Price: $630,000
Date: 09/28/05

Seller: Kimberli Halberg
Buyer: Aaron Lebovitz and Jianna Jhang
Description: 1 –story house with 1,739 square feet, 1,739 square foot finished basement, plus bonus room, 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, built in 1999, 1,080 square foot attached garage, 360 square foot deck, 1.54 acres land.
Address: 4580 Lost Creek Lane, Bellingham
Price: $601,000
Date: 09/29/05

Seller: Donald and Marlene Bowman
Buyer: Mark and Karen Sherman (Palo Alto, CA)
Description: Bi-level house with 2,281 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, built in 1976, remodeled in 1992, 552 square foot built-in garage, 340 square foot carport, 299 square foot deck; marine view.
Address: 238 Bayside Road, Bellingham
Price: $605,000
Date: 09/30/05

Seller: Sergey and Svetlana Savchuck
Buyer: Beverly Bridge (Ramona, CA)
Description: 2 houses on property: 1) 2 -story house with 3,729 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 4 baths, built in 1998, 988 square foot attached garage, 1,022 square foot patio. 2) 1 -story house with 988 square feet, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, built in 1997, 308 square foot shop, 5.00 acres land.
Address: 7433 Petrie Lane, Ferndale
Price: $683,000
Date: 09/30/05

Seller: Jamie Krause, Personal Representative of the Estate of Kenneth Graham and Donna Mae Graham (Olympia, WA)
Buyer: Bakerview Holdings, Inc.
Description: 2 houses on property: 1) 2 -story house with 3,889 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, built in 1957, remodeled in 1979, 1,032 square foot detached garage, 934 square foot deck, 1,042 square foot patio. 2) 1-story house with 1,346 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 1 bath, built in 1966, 474 square foot attached garage, 312 square foot deck; 150 feet waterfront, 95 feet tideland, beach access; marine view.
Address: 920 Northshore Drive, Bellingham
Price: $750,000
Date: 10/05/05

Seller: Mark and Leann McGill
Buyer: Robert Simpson
Description: 1 -story house with 2,114 square feet, 1,330 square foot finished basement, 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, built in 1997, remodeled in 1998, 767 square foot attached garage, 537 square foot deck; territorial views.
Address: 728 Racine Street, Bellingham
Price: $720,000
Date: 10/07/05

Seller: Jean and Carolyn Fraley
Buyer: Carl and Diane Dufton
Description: 1 –and a half story house with 2,532 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, built in 1974, remodeled in 2000, 480 square foot detached garage, 310 square foot deck, 120 feet waterfront, 125 feet tidelands; marine views.
Address: 8379 Oertel Drive, Blaine
Price: $1,200,000
Date: 10/11/05

Seller: Robert and Renee Heitmann
Buyer: Don Bennett
Description: 1 -story house with 1,594 square feet, 1,308 square foot finished basement, 5 bedrooms, 2 baths, built in 1967, 540 square foot carport, 420 square foot deck, 4.63 acres land with barn; marine and territorial views.
Address: 529 Whitecap Road, Bellingham
Price: $975,000
Date: 10/20/05

Seller: Dennis Peters and Myrna Peters
Buyer: Hannegan LLC (Vancouver, BC)
Description: 1 -story house with 950 square feet, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, built in 1957, 462 square foot attached garage, 9.10 acres wooded land near Speedway.
Address: 4378 Hannegan Road, Bellingham
Price: $600,000
Date: 10/20/05

Seller: Betty Kiner
Buyer: Susan Lyeria and James KcKnight
Description: 2 -story house with 1,850 square feet, 813 square foot finished basement, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, built in 1950, 446 square foot deck; marine views.
Address: 703 15th Street, Bellingham
Price: $662,000
Date: 10/25/05

Seller: Wihelmina Ave
Buyer: Richard and Gerelyn Winchip (San Diego, CA)
Description: 2 -story house with 2,254 square feet, 1,382 square foot finished basement, 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, built in 2000, 506 square foot attached garage, 582 square foot patio, 496 square foot deck; marine and territorial views.
Address: 4908 Lewis Avenue, Bellingham
Price: $625,500
Date: 10/26/05

New houses

Seller: Garret and Gail Marks
Buyer: James Johnson and Marie Auge-Johnson
Description: New 1-story house with 2,967 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, built in 2005, 780 square foot attached garage, 248 square foot patio; marine view.
Address: 4841 Harmony Rose Lane, Ferndale
Price: $686,000
Date: 10/05/05

Seller: Don Tavis Construction, Inc.
Buyer: Glen and Holly Nardi
Description: New 2 -story house with 2,306 square feet, 1,750 square foot finished basement, 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, built in 2005, 575 square foot attached garage, 300 square foot deck; good marine and territorial views.
Address: 1001 Queen Street, Bellingham
Price: $650,000
Date: 10/06/05

Seller: Richard Sievers and Larry Honeycutt (D & L Construction, LLP)
Buyer: Perlita Dutton (Liberal, KS)
Description: New 1-story house with 1,745 square feet, 1,087 square foot finished basement, 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, built in 2005, 484 square foot attached garage; marine and territorial views.
Address: 3317 Chandler Parkway, Bellingham
Price: $674,224
Date: 10/28/05

Residential land

Seller: Reid and Corrine Patterson
Buyer: Elizabeth Novak
Description: Residential lot.
Address: Willard Avenue, Ferndale
Price: $160,000
Date: 09/27/05

Seller: Markstan Capital, LLC
Buyer: Stuart Berman and Judy Berman (Richmond, CA)
Description: Residential lot.
Address: 2818 Moore Street, Bellingham
Price: $450,000
Date: 09/27/05

Seller: Ashok and Sangeeta Khanna
Buyer: Sergey Savchuk
Description: Residential lot.
Address: Telegraph Road, Bellingham
Price: $400,000
Date: 09/21/05

Seller: William Attollini and Gerald and Lois Boyd
Buyer: Torkild Corporation, Inc.
Description: 2.50 acres residential.
Address: Bellingham (E. Kellogg Road area)
Price: $477,000
Date: 09/28/05

Seller: Lindsay and Diane Brooks
Buyer: Paul Lurie and Loretta Baker
Description: Residential lot in St. Andrews Green.
Address: 8868 Cormorant Court, Blaine
Price: $259,000
Date: 09/30/05

Seller: Geneva Hills, LLC
Buyer: Stonebridge Builders, LLC
Description: 4 residential lots in Geneva Hills with territorial views.
Address: 1201, 1230, 1235, 1242, Geneva Hills Road, Bellingham
Price: $529,600
Date: 09/30/05

Seller: Joel Tarrida and Cleo and Maria Callen
Buyer: Elisabeth DeVries (Los Angeles, CA)
Description: Residential lot in Charel Terrace with marine view.
Address: 8749 Semiahmoo Drive, Blaine
Price: $190,000
Date: 09/30/05

Seller: Thomas Evans and Anne Naismith
Buyer: Sergey Savchuk
Description: Residential lot with marine view.
Address: 342 North Garden Terrace, Bellingham
Price: $275,000
Date: 09/30/05

Seller: Daryl and Joy Brennick
Buyer: Scarlett Custom Homes, LLC
Description: 3 new lots residential land.
Address: 750, 766 and 782 South Park Street, Lynden
Price: $386,000
Date: 10/03/05

Seller: Northshore Corporation
Buyer: Duke Development Corporation
Description: 10.54 acres residential land with territorial views.
Address: Church Road, Ferndale
Price: $1,000,000
Date: 10/05/05

Seller: Dean and Lois Dietrich
Buyer: Bisla Construction, Inc.
Description: 4 lots residential land in Trickle Creek.
Address: 3573, 3577, 3596 and 3600 Skylark Loop, Bellingham
Price: $500,000
Date: 10/07/05

Seller: Loomis Trail Partners, LLC
Buyer: Jerome Nevin
Description: Residential lot in The Greens at Loomis Trail.
Address: 4392 Castlerock Drive, Blaine
Price: $189,000
Date: 10/07/05

Seller: Labounty Investments, LLC
Buyer: Sergey and Svetlana Savchuk
Description: 15 lots residential land in Labounty Estates with territorial views.
Address: Seahawk Drive, Bellingham
Price: $1,602,000
Date: 10/07/05

Seller: Semiahmoo South, LLC
Buyer: Canyon Holdings, LLC
Description: 37.02 acres wooded residential land with territorial views, close to golf course.
Address: Semiahmoo Parkway, Blaine
Price: $7,509,576.06
Date: 10/06/05

Seller: Virgil and Ada Klinkhammer
Buyer: Richard and Kaye Willand
Description: Residential lot with territorial view.
Address: 1160 Lingbloom Road, Bellingham
Price: $175,000
Date: 10/10/05

Seller: Richard and Joan Kolebaba (Surrey, BC)
Buyer: Paul Sewell (Vancouver, BC)
Description: Residential lot with beach access.
Address: 2159 Alder Street, Point Roberts
Price: $160,000
Date: 10/10/05

Seller: Loomis Trail Partners, LLC
Buyer: Shu-lee Investments, LLC (Scottsdale, AZ)
Description: Residential lot in The Greens at Loomis Trail.
Address: 4352 Castlerock Drive, Blaine
Price: $189,000
Date: 10/10/05

Seller: Stephen Swift (North Vancouver, BC)
Buyer: B-1 Builders, Inc.
Description: 40.00 acres land with access from road.
Address: 7549 Valley View Road, Ferndale
Price: $305,000
Date: 10/11/05

Seller: Jason and Mary Britain
Buyer: Television du Monde Ltd., (Menton, France)
Description: 5.00 acres wooded land with utilities and well.
Address: 6152 Garrett Lane, Ferndale
Price: $180,000
Date: 10/11/05

Seller: Haniel, LLC
Buyer: Beachmont, LLC
Description: 8 wooded residential lots with marine and territorial views.
Address: Birch Point Road and Semiahmoo Lane, Blaine
Price: $400,000
Date: 10/13/05

Seller: Barbara Harrington (Matawan, NJ)
Buyer: 1031, Inc.
Description: Residential lot with marine and territorial views.
Address: 18 Morning Beach Drive, Bellingham
Price: $185,000
Date: 10/14/05

Seller: Dean and Lois Dietrich
Buyer: Goldstar, Inc. DBA Russell-Shannon Homes
Description: 10 lots residential land in Trickle Creek.
Address: Skylark Loop, Bellingham
Price: $1,250,000
Date: 10/17/05

Seller: Bac and Nerys Phan (50% interest) Sylvia Sai Phuong Phan (50% interest) (Scarborough, Ontario, Canada)
Buyer: Northshore Corporation (50% interest) and Johnston Industries, Inc. (50% interest)
Description: 4.73 acres residential land.
Address: Blaine Road, Blaine
Price: $210,000
Date: 10/17/05

Seller: Erna Jansen (50% interest) and Connie Webster and Annette Anderson (50% interest).
Buyer: Harbor Shores, LLC
Description: 42 lots of residential land in Harbor Shores, 3 with marine view and a total of 207 feet waterfront.
Address: Dearborn Avenue, Elmwood Drive, Hall Road, Bay Circle, and Blaine Road, Blaine.
Price: $1,050,000
Date: 10/19/05

Seller: Douglas Management Company (Moses Lake, WA)
Buyer: Faber Bros. Investments, LLC
Description: 3.30 acres residential land zoned for manufacturing use.
Address: 1409 Sunset Avenue, Ferndale
Price: $490,000
Date: 10/21/05
Commercial land

Seller: 12th Street Village, LLC
Buyer: Bridgeview Ventures, LLC
Description: 1.16 acres (2 lots) commercial land.
Address: 1212 Old Fairhaven Parkway, Bellingham
Price: $150,000
Date: 09/27/05

Seller: TAI Sunrise Holdings Ltd., Paul Yang and Jennifer Peng (Vancouver, BC)
Buyer: AL White (50% interest) AT Investments, LLC (25% interest) and John and Patti Fairbanks (25% interest).
Description: 10 lots land zoned highway commercial.
Address: Kingsley Avenue, Blaine
Price: $825,000
Date: 10/14/05

Seller: McLeod Road Properties, LLC
Buyer: Northshore Corporation (50% interest) and Johnston Industries, Inc. (50% interest).
Description: 4.70 acres land zoned light industrial.
Address: Aldergrove Road, Ferndale
Price: $160,000
Date: 10/14/05

Seller: Colleen Mitchell and David Tuttle
Buyer: Michael and Signa McCormack (Santa Barbara, CA)
Description: 2.17 acres land zoned light industrial.
Address: 4540 Cordata Parkway, Bellingham
Price: $2,400,000
Date: 10/17/05

Seller: John and Loi Walton
Buyer: Bank of the Pacific
Description: 1.41 acres land zoned planned industrial.
Address: Hannegan Road, Bellingham
Price: $695,000
Date: 10/28/05
Airplane Hangars:

Seller: Plank Family, LLC
Buyer: Joseph and Carol Young
Description: Airplane hangar.
Address: Unit G, Solar Hangars, 4147 Mitchell Way, Bellingham
Price: $45,000
Date: 10/17/05

Commercial property

Seller: Daryl and Joy Brennick
Buyer: Kulshan Property Investments LLC, Jeffrey and Jane Vlasic and Troy and Cynthia Bach
Description: 8-unit apartment building with a total of 6,272 square feet, built in 1970.
Address: 916 North Forest Street, Bellingham
Price: $652,750
Date: 09/28/05

Seller: Canyon Holdings, LLC
Buyer: The RSM Management Trust, Harry Moskowitz and Martin Moskowitz (Agoura Hills, CA)
Description: 18-unit apartment building with a total of 12,417 square feet; territorial views.
Address: 1002 21st Street, Bellingham
Price: $1,630,000
Date: 09/29/05

Seller: Daryl and Joy Brennick
Buyer: AFS AT-1, Inc.
Description: 16-unit apartment building with a total of 14,008 square feet, built in 1971, remodeled in 2000 (fire repair).
Address: 1010 Indian Street, Bellingham
Price: $1,600,000
Date: 09/30/05

Seller: Glenn and Isabel Crowe
Buyer: Dar Properties, LLC
Description: Store and office (Maplewood Animal Hospital and Northern Lights Gardening) with a total of 3,200 square feet, built in 1987.
Address: 2869 West Maplewood Avenue, Bellingham
Price: $350,000
Date: 09/30/05

Seller: Birch Bay Holdings, Ltd.
Buyer: Homestar Northwest, LLC
Description: Birch Bay Waterslides with office and amusement arcade, 14.48 acres wooded land.
Address: 4856 and 4874 Birch Bay Lynden Road, Blaine
Price: $4,500,000
Date: 10/03/05

Seller: The Estate of Eilleen Rettig
Buyer: Frederick and Sharon Bovenkamp
Description: Office with 2,108 square feet, built in 1964, remodeled in 1997, 658 square foot attached garage, 600 square foot deck and patio area, 1.06 acres land zoned heavy industrial.
Address: 2423 East Bakerview Road, Bellingham
Price: $315,000
Date: 10/04/05

Seller: Pendulum Properties, Inc.
Buyer: Robert and Sheila Goodwin
Description: 16-unit apartment building with a total of 16,362 square feet, built in 1900.
Address: 201-203 North Commercial Street, Bellingham
Price: $850,000
Date: 10/06/05

Seller: Crown Point Holdings, Inc.
Buyer: Holee Endeavors, LLC
Description: Office (converted from house) with 1,719 square feet, built in 1995, remodeled in 1999, 731 square foot attached garage.
Address: 2114 James Street, Bellingham
Price: $310,000
Date: 10/07/05

Seller: Sunset Studios Too, LLC (Chelan, WA)
Buyer: Sunset Studio Apartments, LLC
Description: 2 –story, 24-unit apartment building with 13,120 square feet, built in 2000, 1,540 square foot manager’s residence, 30 parking spaces, 1.07 acres land.
Address: 1462 E. Sunset Drive, Bellingham
Price: $1,888,000
Date: 10/12/05

Seller: Sunset Studios, LLC (Chelan, WA)
Buyer: Sunset Studio Apartments, LLC
Description: 23-unit apartment building with 9,600 square feet, built in 1995, laundry room, 28 parking spaces, 1.02 acres land.
Address: 1405 E. Sunset Drive, Bellingham
Price: $1,635,000
Date: 10/12/05

Seller: JJJ Holdings, LLC
Buyer: Housing Authority of the City of Bellingham
Description: Warehouse with 33,812 square feet, built in 1946, remodeled in 2001, includes office, kitchen and counseling office, 1.11 acres land.
Address: 1511 North State Street, Bellingham
Price: $1,650,000
Date: 10/14/05

Seller: Fairhaven Garden LLC
Buyer: Fairhaven Investments, LLC
Description: 7 new condo units.
Address: #1130, 1132, 1135, 1138, 1139, 1143, and 1147 Finnegan Way, Bellingham
Price: $648,000
Date: 10/18/05

Seller: Monte and Nanci Collins
Buyer: Erdina and Nilgun Zana
Description: 6 –studio unit apartment building with a total of 3,627 square feet, built in 1996; good marine and territorial views.
Address: 808 High Street, Bellingham
Price: $650,000
Date: 10/19/05

Seller: Oxy Corp (Anacortes, WA)
Buyer: West Coast Engineering Group Ltd. (Delta, BC)
Description: 2 warehouses (metal industrial shells) and office with a total of 27,994 square feet, built in 1989 and 1997, 840 square foot loading well, 3.00 acres land.
Address: 2285 Northgate Way, Ferndale
Price: $1,500,000
Date: 10/19/05

Seller: Oakland, LLC
Buyer: Housing Authority of the City of Bellingham
Description: Tavern and restaurant (3B Tavern / Restaurant) with 6,325 square feet, built in 1900, remodeled in 2000, includes 12,650 square feet apartments.
Address: 1226 North State Street, Bellingham
Price: $650,000
Date: 10/21/05



BNI Pacific Rim Connectors — Meets every Monday morning at 7 a.m. at Quality Inn Baron Suites, 100 E. Kellogg Rd. For more information contact JD Merris, (360)738-9418, or Leena Kirschman, 360-527-4960; or visit BNI is a business and professional networking organization that offers members the opportunity to share ideas, contacts and most importantly, referrals. First breakfast is free.

Power Partners Network — Business leads for your success. Meets at 12:15 p.m. every Thursday at Mongolian Grill on Lincoln Avenue in Bellingham. For more information, call Tom Mercadante at 738-1520.

The Northwest Rental Owners Association — Meets the third Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. in either Mt. Vernon or Bellingham, and features a different speaker each meeting on a topic relevant to rental ownership. For more information, go to or contact Montee Walters, President (360) 279-2345/

City Club — noon to 1:30 p.m., the fourth Wednesday of each month at Northwood Hall, 3240 Northwest Avenue, in Bellingham. The public is invited to monthly luncheon meetings on topics of community interest. For list of program and other information, contact Kay Sardo at 734-5121 or visit

Birch Bay Chamber of Commerce — Meets the third Tuesday of each month at Stephanie’s Restaurant on Birch Bay Drive at 11:30 a.m. For more information, call Nick Jerns at 371-5004.

Business Network Alliance — Meets from noon until 1:30 p.m. on Thursdays; call for location. For more information, see or call Bill Thibodeau at 527-8542.

Bellingham Kiwanis Noon Club — Meets noon till 1 p.m. every Tuesday 2626 W. Maplewood (Masonic Temple). Please visit our web site or call Russ Weston at (360) 671-7862 for more information. Everyone welcome.

Bellingham Professionals Network — meets from noon to 1 p.m. on the first and third Thursdays of each month. Call Bruce at 738-9588 for more info.

Bellingham Connections Club — Meets at 7:30 a.m. on Thursdays at 4340 Pacific Highway. For more information, call Larry at 738-4931, or on the web at

Whatcom Co-ed Leads Club — Meets at noon on Tuesdays at Pizza Inn, 2431 Meridian. For more information, call Elizabeth Rae at 676-9830.

Wild Oats Network — Meets at 8:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., on the second and fourth Tuesdays, Terra Organica Community Room, 929 State St. For more information, call Babs Baker at 733-1116.

Bellingham Evening Toastmasters — Meets at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays at Bellingham Senior Center, 315 Halleck St. For more information, call 734-2204.

Bellingham Toastmasters No. 60 — Meets at 6:30 a.m. on Thursdays at the Salvation Army, 2912 Northwest Ave. For more information, call 647-8178.

Bellingham Referral Network — Meets at 7 a.m. every Thursday at The Marina Restaurant. For more information, call Joe Beaulaurier at 647-8805.

Bellingham Noon Leads Club (co-ed chapter) — Noon on Fridays at Lucci’s, 2615 Harbor Loop. For more information, call Michael Wong at 676-7800 or Mike Brady at 647-0090.

Northwest Business Club — Meets the second Wednesday of every month. For more information, call Naida Deitsch at 734-0444, or check

Businesses Networking Together — Meets on Wednesdays at noon at Pastazza. For more information, call Dr. Mark Locker at 734-9525.

Leads Club, Bellingham Women’s Chapter — Meets on Thursdays at noon at Izzy’s on Guide Meridian. For more information, call Dr. Theresa Murry at 734-9525.

The American Society of Women Accountants — Meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. for dinner, meeting, and one hour of continuing professional education. For more information, call Julie Parker at 734-7990.

Women’s Professional Network — The WPN hosts its monthly meeting on the last Thursday of every month (except December) from 7 a.m. – 9 a.m. at Sapphire Cove. For more information about the WPN or to RSVP for the breakfast meeting, please call 360-650-0426, email, or visit

Zonta International Club of Bellingham — Meets the third Tuesday of each month at The Marina Restaurant, 7 Bellwether Way, from noon until 1 p.m. Non-members are welcome. For more information, call Amy Brock at 733-2444.

STARS — The volunteer corps for Bellingham’s Mount Baker Theatre, meets every second Tuesday of the month from noon to 1:00 p.m. in the Theatre’s new Encore Room (enter from Champion Street). For more information call Shirley Walker at 671-6936.

The 4th Corner Consultant’s Roundtable — A place for management consultants as well as business owners and managers to meet, network and pool resources, meets on the third Wednesday of each month (except August and December). For more information call Dan Goldstein at 671-5825.

International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) — This international group of office support professionals meets the second Tuesday each month, September through June, at Our House Deli on James Street in Bellingham. Visitors are welcome to attend. Go to for local meeting information and monthly newsletters, or call Pam Clark Hamilton for more information at 650-3981.

Prosperity Professionals Network — Members make valuable connections with like-minded professionals while going deeper into learning and applying universal principles of prosperity, abundance, and the power of positive thinking. The group is open to all professionals with no limit in each category. For more information, call Meredith Murray at 738-4071 or send an email to for more information and locations.

Focus Northwest — A non profit business network of local entrepreneurs serving Whatcom, Skagit and San Juan counties, sponsoring consumer information seminars on matters of interest to new residents, investors, homeowners and transitioning residents. Membership is limited to one member per industry. Meets every Wednesday at 7:45 a.m. for breakfast at Bob’s B&B in Barkley Village. Please call or email: 647 8822 or, or visit

Washington Latino Business Association — meets the second Tuesday of each
month, 7:30 – 8:45 am in Bellingham. Each meeting offers time for networking and a guest speaker. WLBA is open to all small businesses interested in the Hispanic / Latino markets of Whatcom and Skagit counties. For more information contact Alfred Portillo at 360 223 7318,, or Jesse Cantu at 360 671 3099,


Business licenses

The following business licenses have been awarded in the past month, listed by business name, owner name, and business address:

El Manantial, Christina Rojas,180 E. Bakerview Rd., Bellingham, 98226.

Goshen Construction, Goshen Construction Inc, 362 Kamm Rd., Lynden

Mears Phinney LLC, Mears Phinney LLC, 2711 Meridian St., Bellingham, 98225

Bellingham Vacuum Center, Kan Am LLC, 2833 Meridian St., Bellingham,98225

Goats Rue, Zachary Webb, 2702 W. Maplewood Ave. #109, Bellingham, 98225

Interact Public Safety Systems, Colossus Incorporated, 45 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801

Mudra Institute, Craig Smith, 1318 Bay St. #211, Bellingham, 98225

Ticon Inc., Ticon Inc. 12737 Bel Red Rd. #100, Bellevue, 98005

Todd Ulrickson LMP, Todd Ulrickson, 256 N. State St., Bellingham, 98225

Utilx Corporation, Utilx Corporation, 22820 Russell Rd., Kent, 98032

Gigi’s Café, Barbara Richmond, 4073 Hannegan Rd. #B-1, Bellingham, 98226

Morries Club Barber Shop, Morris Bass, 1523 Cornwall Ave., Bellingham, 98225

The Bellingham Herald, Bellingham Herald Publishing, 1155 N. State St., Bellingham, 98225

Mackman Industries, Mark Mackiewicz, 2727 Mountain View Rd., Ferndale, 98248

Picklefoot Productions, Mirja Salminen, 2914 Walnut St., Bellingham, 98225

Romy, JBW Of Washington I Corp, 1 Bellis Fair Pkwy. #357, Bellingham, 98226

Serendipity Salon, Jeff Frere, 2201 James St. #101, Bellingham 98225

Signature Premium Services, Signature Premium Services LL, 3114 Eldridge Ave., Bellingham, 98225

Ziegler & Ames, Ziegler & Ames Inc, 1645 Jills Ct. #101, Bellingham, 98226.

Fred Dorr Performance Coach Of Champions, Fred T. Dorr, 753 N. Lake Samish Dr., Belllingham, 98229

La Jubilada Feliz, Mayrus A. Helberg, 1900 Valencia St., Bellingham, 98229

My Home Inventory, Kimberley K. Woods, 1335 Welling Rd., Bellingham, 98226

Powell Construction, Ted Powell Construction LLC, 1673 Sudden Vly., Bellingham, 98229

Tom Cloyd M S M A Psychotherapist, Thomas Cloyd, 1101 N State St #201, Belllingham, 98225

All Bright Cleaning Solutions, Richard A. Akers, Jr., 3989 Salt Spring Dr., Ferndale, 98248.

Bethlehem City, Mohammed Hasan, 1 Bellis Fair Pkwy, Bellingham, 98226.

The GowanGroup, 2924 Kenoyer Ct., Bellingham, 98229.

Personal Touch Salon, Linh Khanh Cao Inc., 4440 Meridian St., Bellingham, 98226.

Krumdiack Builders, Krumdiack Buildes Inc., 4633 Husky Dr., Bellingham.

Sandwich Odyssey, Mirela M. Giaconi, 2001 Cornwall Ave., Bellingham, 98225.

Sequoia Voting Systems, Sequoia Voting Systems, Inc., 7677 Oakport St., Oakland, CA, 94621.

Tinklenberg Construction, Curt Tinklenbert Const. Inc., 774 Meadowlark Dr. #B, Lynden, 98264.

Word of Mouth, Beauderk V. Hilty-Jones, 2726 Douglas Ave., Bellingham, 98225.

Blue Dawg, Monte D. Hokanson, 1201 11th St. #303, Bellingham, 98225.

Cynthia J. Running, Cynthia J. Running, 2301 Elm St., Bellingham, 98225.

Northshore Service, John B. Leenstra, 1766 Emerald Lake Way, Bellingham, 98226.

Rock-A-Bye Mommy, Jaime R. Dore, 2809 Undine St., Bellingham, 98229.

Sit N Stay A House & Hound Sitting Svc., Cheryl K. Lord, 1502 38th St., Bellingham, 98229.

Tile Tactics & Remodeling, Albert L. Sluys, 2737 Xenia St., Bellingham, 98226.

Web Locker Restaurant, Captains Locker Inc., 734 Coho Way, Bellingham, 98225.

Margaret Oliver Creative Design, Margaret N. Oliver, 250 N. State St. #102, Bellingham, 98225.

McKesson Corporation, 710 132nd St. SW, Everett, 98204.

Veridian Consulting, LeAnne K. Robinson, Sudden Vly, Bellingham, 98229.

Nails By Kim Corkrum, Kimberly R. Corkrum, 809 W. Orchard Dr. #8. Bellingham, 98225.

North Cascade Builders, North Cascade Builders LLC, 1612 E. Maplewood Ave., Bellingham, 98225.

Performance Building Inspections, Performance Building Insp. LLC, 8455 Glendale Dr., Blaine, 98230.

Puget Sound Soccer Academy, Todd F. Stauber, 1539 Grant St., Bellingham, 98225.

Rawls Cutting, Ben J. Rawls, 2425 Ontario St., Bellingham, 98229.

Renee Marie, Renee M. Cooper, 1300 W. Holly St. #C, Bellingham, 98225.

Surfside Marine, Surfside Marine Inc., 6113 Aldrich Rd., Ferndale, 98248.

Universal/Land Construction Co., Universal/Land Construction Co., 20306 144th Ave. NE, Woodinville, 98072.

Liquor licenses

The following licensing activity has been noted by the state liquor board

New applications

Noodles Inc., Molly McGarry has applied for a license to sell spirits/beer/wine in a restaurant lounge, Uische, 1319 Commercial Ave. Bellingham, 98225. Filed Nov. 2.

Cherry Street Market, Richard Kildall and Karen Kildall has applied for a permit to sell beer/wine at a grocery store, Cherry Street Market, at 725 Cherry Street, Sumas, 98295. Filed Oct. 24.

Kendrick, Inc., Brian Rollo, Scott Rollo, Sue Rollo and Elizabeth Rollo, have applied for a license to sell beer/wine in a restaurant, Kendrick’s Billiards, at 1320 Cornwall Ave., Bellingham. Filed for Oct. 20.

Added/changed/ in lieu

House of Orient Inc., Jimmy Nguyen has applied for a license to sell spirits/beer/wine in a restaurant lounge, House of Orient at 115 E. Holly Street, Bellingham. Filed Oct. 10.

Assumed licenses

Captains Locker Inc., James Altman has applied for a license to sell beer/wine in a restaurant and beer/wine off the premises, Web Locker, at 734 Coho Way, Bellingham. Filed Oct. 26

Bob’s OK Corral LLC, Robert Christoffer and Maureen Kelly have applied for a license to sell spirits/beer/wine in a restaurant lounge, La Cantina at 7876 Birch Bay Drive, Blaine. Filed Oct. 13.



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