Top properties & building permits


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Top properties
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Building permits
The following building pemrits have been issued recently:

710 Birchwood Ave., $2.8 million for a new two-story medical office building for Fourth Corner Neurosurgical. Owner: LBG LLC. Contractor: Wellman & Zuck Construction.

222 Telegraph Rd., $2,075,000 for a new Rite Aid retail store. Owner: Bromont Pavilion Bellingham. Contractor: Exxel Pacific.

1840 N. State St., $10,000 for tenant improvement and change of occupancy: remodel to convert building from truck sales showroom to rental and mercantile sales: Hertz Equipment Rental.

3217 Squalicum Pkwy, $1,638,000 for a one-story addition and remodel to the St. Joseph Cancer Treatment Center. Owner: Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace. Contractor: Dawson Construction.

600 25th St., $18,000 for modifications to the Cingular Wireless facility: three new antennas on existing tower and added control equipment cabinets. Owner: Cook Inlet Voicestream PV/SS. Contractor: General Dynamics Network Systems Inc.

2110 Grant St., $133,950 for a new commercial storage building for Robinson Hardwood and Homes. Owner: Neal S. Robinson. Contractor: Robinson Hardwood & Homes LLC.

1321 W. Bakerview Rd., $150,000 for a new drive-thru coffee building for Bigfoot Java. Contractor: S D Deacon Corp. of Washington.

1000 N. Garden St., $399,948 for a new three-unit multifamily building. Owner: Donald R. and Kathleen K. Weber. Contractor: R.L. Herrmann.

2111 Iowa St., $21,940 for a non-illuminated wall and column-mounted structural canopy with solid-surface cover for Buyers Market. Owner: Madlyn M. Hooper Trust and Madlyn M. Hooper Marital Trust. Contractor: CDI Custom Design Inc.

4280 Meridian St. #105, $10,500 for a wall-mounted, internally illuminated sign and graphic tenant panels on two existing free-standing signs for AAA Washington. Owner: Norman F. Chang and Wintergreen LLC. Contractor: CDI Custom Design Inc.

3800 Byron Ave #148, $85,000 for tenant improvements to expand an existing real estate office, Keller Williams Realty, into the previous Dept. of Licensing space, and create one large office. Owner: E. David Engst. Contractor: Vintage Builders/Whatcom County Inc.

1401 N. State St., $21,000 for a commercial reroof. Owner: Bruce Walton Testamentary Trust and Carol M. Walton. Contractor: Hytech Roofing.

3935 Iron Gate Rd., $264,000 for a new commercial warehouse (shell only). Contractor: Com Steel LLC.

503-509 Clover Lane, $403,505 for a new four-unit multifamily building. Owner: Lewsader Construction LLC. Contractor: Lewsader Construction LLC.

4614-4618 Majestic Dr., $323,290 for a new three-unit multifamily building. Owner: Lewsader Construction LLC. Contractor: Lewsader Construction LLC.

513-519 Clover Lane, $403,505 for a new four-unit multifamily building. Owner: Lewsader Construction LLC. Contractor: Lewsader Construction LLC.

4622-4626 Majestic Dr., $323,290 for a new three-unit multifamily building. Owner: Lewsader Construction LLC. Contractor: Lewsader Construction LLC.

300 Telegraph Rd., $50,000 for site improvements, trash enclosure and retaining wall for a new commercial pad store for Dollar Tree. Owner: Burnham Pacific Operating. Contractor: Exxcel Pacific.

Pending permits

1112 11th St., $1,012,500 for a new two-story commercial building for retail and office use. Owner: Triple I LLC. Applicant: David Verret.

231 Highland Dr., $50,000 for a new cell tower. Owner: City of Bellingham Finance.
Western Washington University, $575,000 for the construction of eight new tennis courts and a storage building. Owner: Western Washington University. Contractor: Essayons Consulting Engineers.

500 E. Holly St., $125,000 for improvements to the Whatcom Educational Credit Union parking lot. Owner: Whatcom Educational Credit Union. Applicant: Pearson Construction.

4020 Deemer Rd., $2.5 million for a new 30-unit condominium building. Owner: William D. Richardson. Applicant: Cabochon Construction.

1317 Commercial St., $150,000 for tenant improvements to an existing space for a restaurant. Owner: Amy Mann. Applicant: Curt Carpenter.

100 E. Kellogg Rd., $20,000 for commercial alterations to infill walls to create a food storage area and relocate a gate to an outdoor pool. Owner: Sid & Margaret Baron LLC. Applicant: Bob Koivisto.

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 above $500,000
Seller: Key Bank National Association, Personal Representative for the Estate of Mary Bolter (Seattle,WA)
Buyer: Stephan Regulnski and Christine Myers
Description: 2 -story house with 2,265 square feet, 669 square foot finished basement, 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, built in 1990, 642 square foot attached garage, 314 square foot deck, 352 square foot patio; good marine view.
Address: 620 Briar Road, Bellingham
Price: $781,000
Date: 11/28/05

Seller: Harry Andrews and Susan Mitchell Andrews
Buyer: Istvan and Faye Dudas
Description: 2 -story house with 2,855 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, built in 1998, 594 square foot attached garage, 588 square foot deck, 282 square foot balcony, 2.19 acres land; marine and territorial views.
Address: 1440 Chuckanut Crest Drive, Bellingham
Price: $1,122,500
Date: 11/30/05

Seller: David and Bonnie Lang
Buyer: William and Elaine Yates (Torrance, CA)
Description: 1- story house with 1,903 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, built in 2003, 578 square foot attached garage, 350 square foot patio; marine view.
Address: 950 Pearl Street, Blaine
Price: $820,000
Date: 11/30/05

Seller: Stanley and Judith Wexler
Buyer: You Kun Zhuang and Zheng Xin Li (Redmond, WA)
Description: 2 -story house with 2,408 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, built in 1990, 584 square foot attached garage, 240 square foot deck, 50 feet waterfront, beach access; marine view.
Address: 4371 Sucia Drive, Ferndale
Price: $659,000
Date: 11/30/05

Seller: Thomas and Mary Spink
Buyer: Roger and Sheri ChamberlinDescription: 1 -story house with 1,677 square feet, 128 square foot loft, 800 square foot finished basement, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, built in 1975, 528 square foot attached garage, 612 square foot deck, 592 square foot patio, 100 feet shorefront, 100 feet tideland; marine view.
Address: 1900 North Shore Road, Bellingham
Price: $950,000
Date: 12/01/05

Seller: Joann Rinehart
Buyer: David and Shelley Bruce
Description: 2 -story house with 2,696 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, built in 1925, 180 square foot patio; marine view.
Address: 520 15th Street, Bellingham
Price: $625,000
Date: 12/01/05

Seller: Darcy Marriott
Buyer: Secret Harbor (Anacortes, WA)
Description: 2 -story house with 3,239 square feet, 6 bedrooms, 2 baths, built in 1990, 600 square foot carport, 475 square foot deck, 1,120 square foot storage area, 36.55 acres forested land.
Address: 3460 Mosquito Lake Road, Deming
Price: $610,000
Date: 12/02/05

Seller: David and Ginevra Strang (Surrey, BC)
Buyer: Colleen and Richard Hardman (Northridge, CA)
Description: 2 -story house with 3,243 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, built in 1992, 722 square foot attached garage, 840 square foot patio, 590 square foot deck, entrance way; good marine views.
Address: 5373 Canvasback Road, Blaine
Price: $625,000
Date: 12/09/05

Seller: Ferial Issa (46% interest) and SNN Heritage LP (Long Beach, CA) (54% interest)
Buyer: AFS, AT-1, Inc.
Description: 2 -story house with 4,637 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, built in 2003, 960 square foot attached garage, 334 square foot patio, 524 square foot balcony; good marine and territorial views, beach access.
Address: 5571 Coquitlam Drive, Blaine
Price: $990,000
Date: 12/12/05

Seller: Kenneth and Gail Phillips (Scottsdale, AZ)
Buyer: Roger Farquhar and Giselle Ten Hompel
Description: 1 – and a half story house with 3,144 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 1 bath, built in 1994, 576 square foot attached garage, 480 square foot patio.
Address: 8792 Wood Duck Way, Blaine
Price: $784,950
Date: 12/14/05

Seller: Dennis and Michelle Pap
Buyer: Thomas and Trisha McIntee
Description: 2 -story house with 3,127 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, plus bonus room, built in 2001, 849 square foot attached garage, 436 square foot deck, 5.31 acres land.
Address: 5400 Muriel Drive, Bellingham
Price: $622,000
Date: 12/15/05

New houses
Seller: Christopher and Nancy Haley
Buyer: David and Zhen Zi Stumpo
Description: New 2 -story house with 3,208 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, built in 2004, 904 square foot attached garage, 858 square foot deck, 1.00 acre land, 81 feet waterfront; good marine and territorial views.
Address: 2295 Berry Lane, Point Roberts
Price: $905,000
Date: 11/30/05

Seller: Scott and Kathie Walker
Buyer: Bonita Doerksen (Bainbridge Island, WA)
Description: New 2-story house with 3,642 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, built in 2004, 938 square foot attached garage, 845 square foot patio; territorial view.
Address: 561 Wildrose Circle, Lynden
Price: $675,000
Date: 12/05/05

Seller: Drew and Kathryn Ferron
Buyer: Paul and Susan Barlock (Hansville, WA)
Description: New house in wooded surroundings with territorial view.
Address: 8790 Goshawk Road, Blaine
Price: $794,500
Date: 12/15/05

Seller: Daniel and Teresa Williamson, DBA Williamson Construction
Buyer: Bradley and Laurin Smith
Description: New house in wooded surroundings with marine and territorial views.
Address: 116 Sea Pines Road, Bellingham
Price: $710,000
Date: 12/19/05

Residential land
Seller: Cheryl Chevis (Portland, OR)
Buyer: John and Nicole Yates (Fall City, WA)
Description: Residential lot of wooded land with beach access and marine views.
Address: North Nugent Road, Lummi Island.
Price: $225,000
Date: 11/22/05

Seller: Don and Julie Reardon, Terry and Sharon Engels, Herman and Reka Engels
Buyer: Seventh Heaven, LLC
Description: 3.92 acres residential land with territorial views.
Address: S. Seventh Street, Lynden
Price: $440,000
Date: 11/22/05

Seller: Alpine Evergreen Company, Inc. (Port Orchard, WA)
Buyer: Paula Maris
Description: 19.76 acres wooded residential land.
Address: Kenoyer Drive area, Bellingham
Price: $325,000
Date: 11/28/05

Seller: Fred and Joann Ossewarde (La Connor, WA)
Buyer: Michael and Leslie Lebeau (Little River, CA)
Description: 12.00 acres residential land with 1,000 feet waterfront, beach access and marine views.
Address: Lake Whatcom Boulevard, Sedro-Woolley
Price: $1,200,000
Date: 11/28/05

Seller: The UY Family Limited Partnership
Buyer: Myers General, Inc.
Description: 2.80 acres residential land (lots 1 – 16 and 17, 18, 19 and 20, in Bristol Heights) with marine and territorial views.
Address: Bristol Way and Bristol Street, Bellingham
Price: $2,114,000
Date: 11/29/05

Seller: Terry Olsen and Leroy Olsen, Jr. (Bothell, WA)
Buyer: Christy Nieto and Elijah Chase (Seattle, WA)
Description: Residential lot.
Address: 2611 Cedarwood Avenue, Bellingham
Price: $260,000
Date: 11/30/05

Seller: Mark and Lorrie Pfaff (Langley, BC)
Buyer: Albert and Elizabeth Wassink (Chico, CA)
Description: Residential lot with marine and territorial view.
Address: Kayak Way, Blaine
Price: $192,000
Date: 11/30/05

Seller: The Riley Companies, Inc.
Buyer: Jim Takisaki, Inc.
Description: 4.57 acres land with territorial view.
Address: 1231 Mt. Baker Highway, Bellingham
Price: $1,160,000
Date: 11/30/05

Seller: Donald Kickhafer Family, LLC (Shelton, WA)
Buyer: Trillium Corporatiion
Description: 27.00 acres residential land.
Address: Bakerview Addition to Bellingham
Price: $1,500,000
Date: 11/30/05

Seller: Henry and Joyce Straka
Buyer: Girl Scouts-Totem Council (Seattle, WA)
Description: 99.25 acres wooded land.
Address: Heady Road Farm Property, Sumas
Price: $625,000
Date: 12/05/05

Seller: Barr-Bonner Family (Lutz, FL)
Buyer: Eide Homes, Inc.
Description: Lot of residential land in Boundary Ridge with marine view.
Address: 9121 Chickadee Way, Blaine
Price: $350,000
Date: 12/05/05

Seller: James Jacobsen and Midori Okazaki (Mercer Island, WA)
Buyer: Dennis and Jennifer Burge
Description: Wooded residential lot in Royal Troon.
Address: Great Horned Owl Place, Blaine
Price: $160,000
Date: 12/05/05

Seller: Capella Co-Creation, LLC (99 % interest) and Haniel, LLC (1% interest)
Buyer: Jerry and Kathleen Chambers
Description: Wooded residential land with 320 feet waterfront, tidelands and good marine and territorial views.
Address: Marine Drive, Blaine
Price: $900,000
Date: 12/08/05

Seller: Capella Co-Creation, LLC (99 % interest) and Haniel, LLC (1% interest)
Buyer: Jerry and Kathleen Chambers
Description: 6 lots wooded residential land with good marine and territorial views.
Address: Birch Point Road and Semiahmoo Lane, Blaine
Price: $500,000
Date: 12/08/05

Seller: Joan Hulford
Buyer: MHMK, LLC
Description: Lot of residential land zoned light industrial.
Address: Squalicum Parkway, Bellingham
Price: $223,000
Date: 12/08/05

Seller: Donald Arntzen (fka Ronald Arntzen)
Buyer: Sunrise Homes of Whatcom County
Description: 6.40 acres of residential land with territorial views.
Address: Guide Meridian, Lynden
Price: $430,000
Date: 12/09/05

Seller: Hillview Builders, Inc.
Buyer: Michael and Kimberly Fox
Description: Residential lot.
Address: Eldridge Ave., Bellingham
Price: $218,500
Date: 12/09/05

Seller: Brian and Danielle Smith (Valencia, CA)
Buyer: William and Theresa Gavin (Los Altos, CA)
Description: Residential lot with beach access and marine views.
Address: 9060 Winged Teal Court, Blaine
Price: $264,000
Date: 12/12/05

Seller: Alden Bodtke
Buyer: Bakerview Holdings, Inc.
Description: 8.55 acres agricultural land zoned for residential use, sale includes a 1,188 square foot 2 bedroom, 1 bath mobile home, built in 1991.
Address: 6420 Malloy Road, Ferndale
Price: $500,000
Date: 12/12/05

Seller: Baker View Land Company, Inc.
Buyer: Nevada Square, LLC
Description: 21.75 acres residential land.
Address: Northwest Drive, Bellingham
Price: $605,000
Date: 12/14/05

Seller: Robert and Irene Rome
Buyer: Judith and Stephen Lockwood
Description: Residential lot with beach access and tidelands.
Address: Matia Drive, Ferndale
Price: $150,000
Date: 12/15/05

Seller: Larry and Leona Mount
Buyer: Kenneth Newman and Louise Pion
Description: Residential lot with territorial views.
Address: 2409 Hilltop Road, Ferndale
Price: $143,000
Date: 12/15/05

Seller: The Paul Dairy, Inc.
Buyer: Whatcom County
Description: 83.04 acres agricultural land plus farm buildings zoned for residential use.
Address: 3001 Haynie Road and Custer School Road, Custer.
Price: $710,000
Date: 12/15/05

Seller: John Holroyd and Martha Gillham
Buyer: Santosh and Hemnalini Kumar
Description: Residential lot with good marine view.
Address: 1185 Brighton Crest, Bellingham
Price: $425,000
Date: 12/16/05

Seller: James McGregor and Anne Christi
Buyer: Robert and Sheila Snukal (Los Angeles, CA)
Description: 5.9 acres residential land (4 lots) with marine and territorial views.
Address: Apa Road, Point Roberts
Price: $1,050,000
Date: 12/16/05

Commercial land
Seller: Roma Road, LLC
Buyer: Sergey Savchuck
Description: 4.05 acres land zoned light industrial.
Address: Portal Way, Ferndale
Price: $500,000
Date: 11/28/05

Seller: Fullner Conservancy, LLC (San Dimas, CA)
Buyer: Trillium Corporation
Description: 646.80 acres forest
Address: Deming
Price: $1,850,000
Date: 11/30/05

Seller: Jeremy and Amanda Jones
Buyer: Colman Management Co.
Description: 1.16 acres land zoned industrial/commercial.
Address: 1063 West Bakerview Road, Bellingham
Price: $750,000
Date: 11/30/05

Seller: DeYonne Tegman and Vance Vollstedt (Bellevue, WA)
Buyer: Zinetti Food Products (USA) Ltd. (Surrey, BC)
Description: 8.16 acres land zoned general commercial in Ferndale Industrial Park.
Address: Hovander Road, Ferndale
Price: $342,160
Date: 12/01/05

Seller: Richard Eastham, Gary and Mary Nordquist, Leib Alexander, Daniel Cheney, Michael and Margaret McRory (1/5th interest each party).
Buyer: MHMK, LLC
Description: Lot of land zoned light industrial in Squalicum Park.
Address: Squalicum Parkway, Bellingham
Price: $349,000
Date: 12/08/05

Seller: Port of Bellingham
Buyer: City of Bellingham
Description: 6 acres residential land with good marine views.
Address: Cornwall Avenue, Bellingham
Price: $2,450,000
Date: 12/15/05

Airplane hangars
Seller: Sidney and Margaret Baron
Buyer: James Costello, III
Description: Airplane Hangar with 942 square feet, built in 1992.
Address: #M-6, Strato Hangars Condominium, Mitchell Way, Bellingham
Price: $39,000
Date: 12/02/05

Commercial properties
Seller: Gull Industries, Inc. (Seattle)
Buyer: Magdy, Tahany Awadalla
Description: Service station and convenience store with 2,624 square feet, built in 1977, remodeled in 2004, includes 5 fuel tanks with a total capacity of 42,000 gallons.
Address: 1846 East Main Street, Ferndale
Price: $390,000
Date: 11/29/05

Seller: Pacific Homes/Homequest
Buyer: Live Group of USA, LLC
Description: 2 –story, 10-unit apartment building with a total of 9,256 square feet, built in 1971.
Address: 3427 Alderwood Avenue, Bellingham
Price: $750,000
Date: 11/30/05

Seller: Dennis, Randi Lautenbach
Buyer: B & C Management Services, LLC and E & R Management, LLC
Description: 2-story office building with a total of 3,951 square feet, built in 1992, remodeled in 2000, 1,750 square foot partly covered carport, 9 parking spaces, includes a drive-thru espresso bar (Muddy Waters).
Address: 100, 102 Grover S., Lynden
Price: $640,000
Date: 12/01/05

Seller: John and Julie Strickfaden (Billings, MT)
Buyer: Kenneth Ryan, Jr. and Margerite Ryan
Description: Restaurant (The Bagelry) with 2,700 square feet, built in 1925, remodeled in 1999. Purchase is one half of the existing restaurant.
Address: 1319 Railroad Avenue, Bellingham
Price: $300,000
Date: 12/02/05

Seller: R S and Claudia Dewees
Buyer: WECU
Description: Ice cream store (Baskin & Robbins) with 1,888 square feet, 944 square foot finished basement, built in 1971.
Address: 619 East Holly St., Bellingham
Price: $360,000
Date: 12/02/05

Seller: Hal and Donna Arnason
Buyer: The Swift Building, LLC
Description: Office (Whatcom Dispute and Resolution) and retail area with a total of 11,881 square feet, built in 1926. Sale includes parking lot.
Address: 13 Prospect St., Bellingham
Price: $820,000
Date: 12/02/05

Seller: Bosman Family, LLC
Buyer: Asher Properties of Lynden, LLC
Description: Service station and convenience store with a total of 2,729 square feet, includes an attached drive-thru espresso bar, built in 1994, remodeled in 1997, 5 underground fuel tanks, 39,000-gallon capacity.
Address: 112 E. Front Street, Lynden
Price: $1,300,000
Date: 12/05/05

Seller: William Elfo, Sheriff, Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office
Buyer: ISKUM X LLC (Grand Ronde, OR)
Description: Birch Bay Golf Course (18-hole executive course) with a 5,040 square foot utility building, built in 1984, 2-story restaurant and retail/office space with a total of 12,623 square feet, built in 1928, remodeled in 1946 and 1967, 868 square foot deck, sale includes two houses: 1) 1-story house with 884 square feet, 2 bedrooms, 1 bath (no construction date available). 2) 1-and a half story house with 1,672 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 1 bath, built in 1920, 87.08 acres wooded land with territorial views.
Address: 7878 Birch Bay Drive and 7853 Blaine Road, Blaine
Price: $2,000,000
Date: 12/13/05

Seller: Galvin Priest and Meredith Jarvis
Buyer: David and Lisa Hines (Fair Oaks,CA)
Description: 2 –story four-plex with 5,474 square feet, all have 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, built in 1999, 1,600 square foot attached garage, 216 square foot deck.
Address: 1250 Alabama Street, Bellingham
Price: $667,000
Date: 12/15/05



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 7 a.m. every Friday at Eleni’s on Meridian Street 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 Bellingham Golf & Country Club. 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:

Ackerley Broadcasting Operations, Ackerley Broadcasting Opns LL., 1151 Ellis St., Bellingham, 98225.

Amplatzer Medical Sales Corporation, AGA Medical Corporation, 682 Mendelssohn Ave., Golden Valley, MN 55427.

Copeland Drywall, Robert Harvey, 2711 Goshen Rd., Bellingham, 98226.

Dave’s Construction, David Kaydalov, 1479 Saint Helens Ln., Ferndale, 98248.

Elite Property Services, Elite Property Services Inc., 4622 128th Ave NE, Lake Stevens, WA 98258.

Inkdog Studio, Robert Bennett, 931 Mason St., Bellingham, 98225.

Priceless Granite, Priceless Granite Inc., 10515 Mountain Loop Hwy., Granite Falls, WA 98252.

Reinders Construction, Reinders Construction LLC., 2415 Fir St., Bellingham, 98229.

Samish Accounting Services, Sally McColloch, 2100 37th St., Bellingham, 98229.

Top Coat Painting, Top Coat Painting Inc., 5310 Mission Rd., Bellingham, 98226.

Ball Plumbing, Robert Yancey, PO Box 31665, Bellingham, 98228.

Conkor Construction, Conkor Enterprises LLC., 27835 32nd Pl S, Auburn, WA 98001.

Creative Memories Consultant, Priscilla Sharrow, 615 Darby Dr., Bellingham, 98226.

Domestic Management Services, Karen Schaumberg, 2206 Xenia St., Bellingham, 98229.

Three Trees Coffeehouse, Envision Ministries, 118 W Holly St., Bellingham, 98225.

I T Consulting, Iain Davidson, 1105 E Clearbrook Dr., Bellingham, 98229.

Advanced P C Solutions, Travis Brackett, 715 E Laurel St., Bellingham, 98225.

The Calypso Salon, The Calypso Salon LLC., 202 E Holly St. #115, Bellingham, 98225.

Ernesto Auto Repair & Service, Ernesto Carmona, 1804 Lakeway Dr., Bellingham, 98229.

Royal Valet Cleaners, Navrinder Sandhu, 1519 Fruitland Dr., Bellingham, 98226.

Shahrazad, Ketterers International LLC., 207 1/2 E Holly St., Bellingham, 98225.

Charles F Starck AIA Architect, Charles F Starck, 3425 Highfield Ct., Bellingham, 98226.

Express Arborcare, Express Arborcare LLC., 1131 15th St., Bellingham, 98225.

Kamal Palace Restaurant, Roop WA Inc., 3930 Meridian St. #J, Bellingham, 98226.

Northwest Cedar Homes, Northwest Cedar Homes LLC., 8327 Summit Park Rd., Anacortes, WA 98221.

Pioneer Woodworking, Lafeen & Schulteis, 6159 Church Rd., Ferndale, 98248.

Black Dog Services, Black Dog Services LLC., 479 Sudden Valley, Bellingham, 98229.

DNM Construction, Dmitriy N Melnyk, 335 Meadowbrook Ct. #107, Bellingham, 98226.

Flinn Accounting, Flinn Accounting LLC., 927 15th St., Bellingham, 98225.

Liquivision Technology, Liquivision Technology Inc., 711 Market St., Klamath Falls, OR 97601.

Marcy’s Commercial Cleaning, Marisela Espinoza, 3400 Brandywine Way, Bellingham, 98226.

Sam Bryson Engineered Services, Samuel G. Bryson, 2911 Alvarado Dr., Bellingham, 98229.

Bergman Construction, Bergman & Bergman, 4423 Salt Spring Dr., Ferndale, 98248.

Coyote Custom Metalworks, Charnie B Lane, 1009 32nd St., Bellingham, 98225.

Finishing Touch Hardwood & Tile, Eugene Y. Galle, 8673 Golden Valley Dr., Maple Falls, WA 98266.

Katherine L. Hovde, Katherine L. Hovde, 3429 Highfield Ct., Bellingham, 98226.

Linder Electric, Linder Electric Inc., 7004 180th Ave. NE, Redmond, WA 98052.

MacDonald Consulting, Gaye L. MacDonald, 2324 Lynn St., Bellingham, 98225.

Moonstone Garden Design, Shelley Weisberg, 1817 McKenzie Ave., Bellingham, 98225.

Stuart Coleman Partners, Stuart Coleman Partners Inc., 1310 10th St. #C503, Bellingham 98225.

Rebecca Bulanhagui MS CN, Rebecca Bulanhagui, 1229 Cornwall Ave. #313, Bellingham, 98225.

B Sparkly, Brittany Rossmiller, 4725 Cable St., Bellingham, 98229.

Law Office Of Hal M. Hofherr, Hal Hofherr, 333 Calluna Ct. #204, Bellingham, 98226.

Sir Rats, Alvin Surratt, 2012 James St., Bellingham, 98225.

Total Service, Total Service Inc., 9921 18th Street Ct. E, Edgewood, WA 98371.

Aluminum Chambered Boats, Aluminum Chambered Boats Inc., 803 Harris Ave. #6, Bellingham, 98225.

Bellingham Urology Services, Bellingham Urology Services PLLC, 340 Birchwood Ave., Bellingham, 98225.

Dockside Machine, Dockside Machine LLC, 1409 E Maplewood Ave., Bellingham, 98225.

Spoiled, Michelle Toctocan, 1200 Old Fairhaven Pkwy. #103, Bellingham, 98225.

Four Starrs Boutique, Danielle Starr, 1910 Harris Ave. #A104, Bellingham, 98225.

Trantech Engineering, Trantech Engineering LLC, 626 120th Ave NE #B100, Bellevue, WA 98005.

Van Ness Feldman, Van Ness Feldman PC, 719 2nd Ave. #1150, Seattle, WA 98104.

Avenue Auto Repair, 888-424-Maid 4 U Inc., 2424 E Bakerview Rd., Bellingham, 98226.

Evergreen Automotive, Evergreen Automotive Inc., 122 Ohio St. #101, Bellingham, 98225.

Jill M Casey, Jill M Casey, 3424 Ruth Rd., Bellingham, 98226.

Keller Cab, Jason Keller, 2318 Eldridge Ave., Bellingham, 98225.

McCauley Properties, McCauley Properties Inc., 3635 S Pebble Pl., Bellingham, 98226.

Quimbys Quality Floor Covering, Quimbys Quality Floor Covering, 5828 2nd Ave, Ferndale, 98248.

Uisce, Dahai Inc., 1319 Commercial St., Bellingham, 98225.

Eagle Contracting, Eagle Contracting & Steel Bld., 517 Liberty St., Lynden, 98264.

Lake Padden Golf Course, Lake Padden Golf LLC., 4882 Samish Way, Bellingham, 98229.

Stratum Group, Stratum Group Inc., 104 W Magnolia St. #302, Bellingham, 98225.

General Dynamics Network Systems, General Dynamics, 7530 164th Ave. NE #A210, Redmond, WA 98052.

Hinton Contracting & Development, Hinton Contracting & Dev Inc., 1950 Discovery Heights Dr., Bellingham, 98226.

Preview Inspections, Preview Inspections LLC., 2106 C St., Bellingham, 98225.

Sabrina S. McKinnon, Sabrina S McKinnon, 3015 Birchwood Ave., Bellingham, 98225.

All Tech Systems, All Tech Systems Inc., 720 Cedar Ave. #D, Marysville, WA 98270.

Bal Construction, Bal Construction Inc., 212 N Samish Way, Bellingham, 98225.

M D Marine Electric, M D Marine Electric Ltd., 1118 E D St., Tacoma, WA 98421.

Samuel’s Furniture, Samuel’s Furniture Inc., 1904 Main St., Ferndale, 98248.

Bobs New Construction., Bobs New Construction Inc., 13633 Ne 126th Pl. #350, Kirkland, WA 98034.

The Cody Rivers Show, Connor & Mathieu, 2539 James St., Bellingham, 98225.

Forward Composites, David Pringle, 2029 N Shore Dr., Bellingham, 98226.

Lawrence Eichman Gallery, Lawrence Eichman, 1 Bellis Fair Pkwy. #605, Bellingham, 98226.

Siren Soap, Lisalyn Osborne, 1428 Humboldt St. #2, Bellingham, 98225.

Teres Solutions, Teres Solutions Inc., 12708 Riata Vista Cir. #B107, Austin, TX 78727.

Verizon Directories Corp., Verizon Directories Corp., 2200 W Airfield Dr., Dallas, TX 75261.

Left Right Left, Gretchen Bjork, 202 E Holly St. #118, Bellingham, 98225.

Ronald B Parker, Ronald B Parker, 1471 Moore St. #13, Bellingham, 98229.

Tarpuy, Luis G Lema, 940 N 98th St. #408, Seattle, WA 98103.

3 T Mechanical, 3 T Mechanical Inc., 2118 Washington St., Ferndale, 98248.

Boyer Consulting, David Boyer, 714 Linden Rd., Bellingham, 98229.

Triks Pics Photography, Patrick McGary, 3798 Megan Ln., Bellingham, 98226.

The Wizards Library, Brandon Tomlinson, 1201 Cornwall Ave., Bellingham, 98225.

Allison S. Roberts, Allison Roberts, 2012 Edgefield Dr., Bellingham, 98229.

Clearwire Washington, Clearwire LLC., 1 Bellis Fair Pkwy. #5582, Bellingham, 98226.

Dr. Andrew Barber Optometric Physician, Dr. Andrew Barber P C., 20 Bellis Fair Pkwy., Bellingham, 98226.

Victoria’s Secret #660, Victoria’s Secret Stores LLC., 1 Bellis Fair Pkwy. #342, Bellingham, 98226.

Advance Dental Hygiene Services, Anita Rodriguez, 3915 E Connecticut St., Bellingham, 98226.

Archambault Excavating, Gregory Archambault, 6405 Goodwin Rd., Everson, 98247.

D M J M+Harris Inc., D M J M+Harris Inc., 10900 Se 8th St. #300, Bellevue, WA 98004.

Darby Estates, Darby Estates LLC., 510 Darby Dr., Bellingham, 98226.

Hagen Enterprises, Carl Hagen, 632 Sprague Valley Dr., Maple Falls, 98266.

J S Contracting Services, J S Contracting Services Inc., 2232 Sierra Meadows Dr. #A, Rocklin, CA 95677.

Jeff Maurer P E, Jeffrey Maurer, 2011 N Mahonia Pl., Bellingham, 98229.

Innovative Electric, Innovative Electric Inc., 10117 Montana Rd., Everett, WA 98204.

Landings At Colony Wharf, The Landings At Colony Wharf, 1001 C St. #A, Bellingham, 98225.

Lisser & Associates, Lisser & Associates P LLC., 18417 Burkland Rd., Mount Vernon, WA 98274.

Kahuna Microsystems, Timothy Hawley, 2911 Peabody St., Bellingham, 98225.

Lay Me Down Floors, Majorie Kimmel, 2720 E Crestline Dr., Bellingham, 98226.

Acme Real Estate, Acme Real Estate LLC., 4202 Meridian St. #213, Bellingham, 98226.

Collections, M J T Inc., 1530 Cornwall Ave., Bellingham 98225.

Whatcom Outdoor Expo., Whatcom Outdoor Expo LLC, 5051 Patton Rd., Bellingham, 98226.

Bitter End Boatworks, Bitter End Boatworks LLC., 1000 Hilton Ave., Bellingham, 98225.

Holly E. Hinman, Holly Hinman, 1124 E Beachview Pl., Bellingham, 98226.

Koi Café, Koi Cafe LLC., 1203 N State St., Bellingham, 98225.

Perkins & Son Plumbing, Perkins & Son Plumbing Inc., 19510 144th Ave, Ne, Woodinville, WA 98072.

Teri Fisher Real Estate Appraiser, Teri Fisher, 2315 Queen St., Bellingham, 98229.

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

New Licenses
Lake Padden Golf LLC., Barry Kramer, Anne Kramer and Melbourne Fish have applied for a license to sell beer/wine/ in a restaurant, Lake Padden Golf Course, at 4882 Samish Way, Bellingham. Filed Dec. 12.

2 Leg, Inc., Jose Reyes and Lance Foster, have applied for a license to sell spirits/beer/wine in a restaurant service bar, Mar Dorado Mexican Grill, at 2113 Main Street, Ferndale. Filed Dec. 5.

Assumption Licenses
Oh Seung Yong Inc, Seung Yong Oh, has applied for a license to sell beer/wine in a grocery store, Paradise Market 1, at 6476 Mt. Baker Highway, Deming. Filed Dec. 14.

Malhi Enterprises Inc., Lakhwinder Malhi and Rajvinder Kaur, have applied for a license to sell beer/wine in a grocery store, Kwik Stop Market, at 1400 Holly St., Bellingham. Filed Dec. 22.

Bay Center Market Inc., Kyung Kim and Jae Kim, have applied for a license to sell beer/wine in a grocery store, Bay Center Market, at 8050 Harborview Road, Blaine. Filed Dec. 23.

Change of Location
Thrifty Payless Inc., Irwin Gelman Elliot Gerson, Charles Kibler and James Krahulec, have applied for a license to sell beer/wine in a grocery store, Rite Aid #5242, at 8156 Guide Meridian Rd., Lynden. Filed Dec. 28.



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