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Bellingham Public Library

The Bellingham Public Library is so much more than a place to check out books! We have other events all the time for all ages… even adults!

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Ferndale Community Meal

The Ferndale Community Meal is held twice each month normally* on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Residents of The Greater Ferndale Community gather for a free meal. Everyone is invited to come and share stories over food.

We meet at the United Church of Ferndale, 2034 Washington St. Ferndale, WA to enjoy the meal prepared by volunteers.

Donations are always accepted but never required. Join us and get to know your neighbors.

To volunteer or for more information:
Coordinator: Joanne Flores
Email:  fcm.ferndale@gmail.com or call (360) 384-1422.
For monthly meal date and menu information call (360) 714-9029

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Birch Bay Activity Center

Check out everything the Birch Bay Activity Center has to offer!

http://nwparkandrec.org/contactus.html

Youth For Understanding USA

Are you interested in hosting a high school foreign exchange student? YFU is one of the oldest and largest high school intercultural exchange programs in the world.

Click here for more information on hosting a student!

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RETAIL THERAPY: Amazon plans massive ‘Prime Day’ to celebrate 20th birthday

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The online retail giant plans to celebrate two decades of deals and two-day shipping with "more deals than Black Friday."

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‘Minecraft’ celebrities draw record crowd to gaming

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Some of today's biggest celebrities aren't rock stars or sports heroes - they're gamers.

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Six powers and Iran to continue nuclear talks past deadline

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It is the fourth time the parties have extended the terms of the interim deal, which was struck in November 2013 and provided Iran with limited sanctions relief in exchange for a halt to the production of uranium enriched to a purity level of 20 percent.

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Senate, House look to update Bush-era education law

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It's something most Democrats and Republicans in Congress can agree on — an update to the Bush-era No Child Left Behind education law is much needed and long overdue.

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U.S. to increase support for Syria opposition

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President Barack Obama pledged to increase support for the moderate opposition in Syria's civil war and said the U.S. needs to do more to prevent attacks and combat Islamic State efforts to recruit followers.

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Boston bomber wants a new trial

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is pictured in an undated FBI handout photo

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who has been sentenced to death, filed a motion in federal court on Monday seeking a new trial.

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South Carolina Senate expected to vote to remove Confederate flag

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South Carolina is poised to remove the Confederate battle flag from the state house, where it has flown for five decades despite being viewed by many as a symbol of slavery.

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A.J. LaBree resigns as Sehome boys basketball coach

A.J. LaBree talking to KPUG's Doug Lange at the 2015 WIAA 2A Hardwood Classic at the Yakima SunDome

LaBree spent eight seasons as head coach of the Mariners, earning fourth at 2A state this past season.

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Taijuan Walker & M’s face Tigers tonight on KPUG

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Taijuan Walker throws against the New York Yankees in the first inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, June 3, 2015, in Seattle.

Walker has been dominant in his last seven starts, allowing only nine earned runs over 48 1/3 innings pitched. The young right-hander is also looking for his sixth straight win.

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Russell Wilson: God spoke to me after Super Bowl interception

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While speaking at The Rock Church in San Diego, Wilson said God spoke to him right after the play and explained why the interception took place.

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Rob Gray named new cross country coach at Mt. Baker High School

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Gray has been boys b-ball coach for Mountaineers for 18 years

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Husky Budda Baker on Paul Hornung Award watch list

A Washington football helmet rests on a the stage at the introduction of Chris Petersen as the new head football coach for the University of Washington, Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, in Seattle.

Award goes to nation's most versatile player

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: NASCAR driver walks away from incredible wreck

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Austin Dillon walked away from a dramatic wreck at the finish line of the Daytona International Speedway and it was all caught on camera.

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You’ll never be as confident as this kid dancing to ‘Cuban Pete’

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This young man has moves and he's not afraid to use them.

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Grab the peanut butter, here comes a jellyfish.

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Police search Indy home of ‘Jared from Subway’

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Authorities searched the home of Subway pitchman Jared Fogle, about two months after the executive director of his nonprofit foundation was arrested on child pornography charges.

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Aerosmith star Tom Hamilton is cancer free

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The bassist was diagnosed with throat and tongue cancer in 2006, but the disease returned in 2011 prompting him to seek further treatment.

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Remember that time the Rolling Stones got arrested in Arkansas?

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The Hall of Fame rockers were arrested for reckless driving 40 years ago but for a young deputy prosecutor the case was one to remember.

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Your Frappuccino is going to cost you more

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Starbucks says it's hiking prices again starting today, with the increases ranging from 5 to 20 cents for most affected drinks.

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Pamela Anderson launches online culinary show as she preps vegan cookbook

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The former "Baywatch" beauty has launched a blog featuring video tutorials on how to cook up healthy green meals.

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Meghan Trainor cancels more gigs following vocal hemorrhage

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The "All About That Bass" hitmaker has pulled out of a string of tour dates after being diagnosed with a vocal hemorrhage.

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Rihanna’s latest video sparks controversy

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Several advertisers have withdrawn their support for Rihanna's latest video due to its explicit and violent content.

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Amy Schumer and Aziz Ansari to lead ‘Oddball Comedy’ tour

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Other comedians joining the multi-state tour include Nick Kroll, Nikki Glaser, Michael Che, and Jim Norton.

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