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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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‘Star Trek’ style elevators coming to a house near you

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A futuristic elevator that fits neatly into the corner of a room and moves between floors of a standard home could present a more attractive proposition than the traditional stairlift.

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Americans love cold-brew coffee

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For U.S. coffee shops, business usually cools down as the weather heats up.

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY: 26 freebies to help you celebrate

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On your birthday you can have your (free) cake and eat it too!

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Chevrolet the latest car to be ‘hacked’

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A researcher is advising drivers not to use a mobile app for OnStar vehicle communications system, saying hackers can exploit a security flaw in the product to unlock cars and start engines remotely.

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TOP 5: Worst things to buy online

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Money expert Matt Granite explores what items are best purchased online and what items are better left to the in-store shopping experience.

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Obama to unveil tougher climate change plan

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President Barack Obama will unveil the final version of his plan to tackle greenhouse gases, kicking off what is expected to be a tumultuous legal battle between federal environmental regulators and coal industry supporters.

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Key Olympic powerbroker urges U.S. bid for 2024

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The most powerful people in the Olympic movement have urged the U.S. to quickly find a replacement for Boston and push ahead with plans to bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics.

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U.S. to defend Syrian rebels with airpower, including from Assad

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The United States has decided to allow airstrikes to defend Syrian rebels trained by the U.S. military from any attackers, even if the enemies hail from forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

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GOP prepares for big week

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All 17 candidates are jockeying to get a spot on the stage of the first GOP debate, and a place in the hearts and minds of voters.

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Pittsburgh doctor linked to second Zimbabwe lion hunt probe

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Zimbabwe has linked a Pennsylvania doctor to an investigation into illegal lion hunting, naming him as a client of a safari operator accused of breaching regulations.

Local Sports

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Bells lose series to the Kelowna Falcons with a 3-1 loss.

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The Bells are 30-17 on the season, their magic number is 3.

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Morrison’s RBI double in 11th pushes Mariners past Twins

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Logan Morrison's RBI double in the 11th inning broke the tie and Austin Jackson added a two-run double as the Seattle Mariners outlasted the Minnesota Twins on Sunday.

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Seattle finalize contract extension with LB Bobby Wagner

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The Seattle Seahawks and Bobby Wagner have finalized a four-year contract extension that keeps the All-Pro middle linebacker with the club after this season.

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Tina Charles scores 29 points, Liberty beat Storm 78-62

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Tina Charles scored 29 points and the New York Liberty pulled away in the third quarter and beat the Seattle Storm Sunday for their fourth straight home victory.

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Seahawks releases DT Tony McDaniel in salary cap move

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The Seattle Seahawks have released veteran defensive tackle Tony McDaniel to save salary cap.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Ice T voices ‘Care Bears,’ ‘Dora the Explorer’

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The rapper and "Law & Order: SVU" star used to do voice work for children's cartoons.

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Ben Stiller back as dimwitted male model in ‘Zoolander 2′ trailer

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The sequel to the 2001 comedy is still several months away but with one-liners like these, we can't wait.

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Jon Stewart prepares to sign off

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After 15 years, the comedian will bid farewell as he hosts his final "Daily Show."

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Lawmakers at odds over Billy Joel highway

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The argument over naming a highway for "The Piano Man" has sparked a debate over whether roads should be named for the living or only the dead.

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Chris Brown’s ex wants supervised visits for their daughter

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The "Loyal" hitmaker wants the courts to establish official paternity of his one-year-old daughter and is fighting a request for increased child support.

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One Direction releases surprise single as a foursome

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"Drag Me Down" is the first single the group has put out since Zayn Malik quit the boy band in March.

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Tom Cruise’s ‘Rogue Nation’ dominates weekend box office

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It's the third largest movie opening for Cruise, following the $64.9 million launch for 2004's "War of the Worlds" and $57.8 million for 2000's "Mission: Impossible 2."

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Epic Pomeranian puppy sneeze

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There are worse ways you could spend a few seconds of your day.

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Bobbi Kristina Brown’s funeral disrupted by feud

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The only child of Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown was laid to rest in a private ceremony outside Atlanta, and that apparently is just the beginning of the fight between the families.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Ice T voices ‘Care Bears,’ ‘Dora the Explorer’

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The rapper and "Law & Order: SVU" star used to do voice work for children's cartoons.

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Today in entertainment history: Aug. 3

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A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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VIDEO: Country Star Honors Lynden Girl

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GEORGE, Wash. – A big-name country singer granted the wish of friends of a Lynden teen killed in a crash…

Register for the Bellingham Traverse

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KAFE 104.1 presents the Vital Choice Bellingham Traverse on Saturday, September 19th!  Run, bike, and paddle through Bellingham’s scenic parks,…

Run for L.I.F.E.

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KAFE cares about our community!  The RUN for L.I.F.E. is Saturday, August 8th at 8:30am on Lummi Island.  Enjoy some…

Miles 4 Memories 5K Fun Run/Walk

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Fairhaven Outdoor Cinema – Hunger Games

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Be at the Village Green in Bellingham on Saturday nights this summer for LIVE acts and outdoor movies at the Fairhaven Outdoor Cinema,…

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Scotty VanDryver shares what it’s like to be a first-time daddy!

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Ivar’s Salmon House takes big step

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The owner menu prices so he could pay his employees 15-dollars an hour....two years before the city's wage law begins a several-year phase in. To offset the higher prices food and drinks, they're telling customers NOT to leave a tip.

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Mt. Vernon man faces child pornography charges

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Richard Latimer is accused of possessing and distributing child pornography.

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