Events

KAFE-Black-Text

Northwest Adoption Exchange

If you are interested in learning more about the adoption process and speaking with a trained adoption specialist, please visit www.adoptwashingtonkids.org for more information.

KAFE-Black-Text

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!

KAFE-Black-Text

Heritage Flight Museum

Our aircraft may be ‘vintage’ but given their rare and precious status, rest assured that they are meticulously maintained and carefully flown. Our pilots have thousands of flight hours between them and more experience in these aircraft than most. We love our aircraft, the history that they represent, and we relish the opportunity to share our passion with our visitors.

whs logo small

WHS Pet Loss Support Group

WHS Pet Loss Support Group- A safe, supportive place where pet owners can share stories about their pet and work through their grief with others who have suffered a similar loss. There is no charge for this group, no reservations needed, and you are free to attend as often as necessary throughout your grief process. This program provides supportive help for those who have been touched by the loss of a pet, are anticipating the death of a pet, dealing the difficult decision of euthanasia, have suffered from a lost or stolen pet, or are wondering when/if you are ready for another pet.

Meets the 3rd Thursday of every month from 6:00-7:30 pm in the multipurpose room at the Whatcom Humane Society, 2172 Division Street, Bellingham, WA, 98226. Email outreach@whatcomhumane.org with questions.

art

Allied Arts 2014 Juried Artist Series

The Allied Arts Gallery’s goal is to provide a professional space for local established and emerging artists to show and sell their work and sustain the arts in our community. The 2014 Juried Artists Series is as follows:

October 3rd -31: Of Fish & Feathers featuring Ann Marie Cooper, Vikki Jackson, Christina Boyd, and Gary Armstrong
November 7– 29: Places & Things featuring Ron Pattern, Andrew Johnson, Jim Dixon and Tim Alexander
December 5– 20:  Abstraction featuring Yvette Neumann, Katherine Payge, Craig             Dunstan-McGrail and Eileen Reardanz

Gallery Hours: Monday thru Friday 10a.m. to 5p.m., Saturday noon to 5p.m.

Lifestyle

in Lifestyle

Dallas man’s ‘Ebola’ house draws criticism in virus-hit city

ebolahouse

The house has been transformed with blue plastic barrels, bio-hazard stickers, yellow caution tape and the word "QUARANTINE."

in Lifestyle

Verizon promises no Internet ‘fast lanes’

verizon

Verizon says it's not planning to strike any "fast lane" deals to help some websites load faster than others.

in Lifestyle

Use your smartphone to ‘think outside the bun’

tacobell

Taco Bell debuted a mobile app that allows customers to order, customize their food, and pay from their phones.

in Lifestyle

Haunted houses for adults in high demand

haunted

With Hollywood-grade stagecraft and professional actors, haunted houses are in increasingly popular with grownups.

in Lifestyle, Viral Videos

WATCH: A room with a $95M view

10-overlay2

NYC's tallest apartment building isn't open yet but it already boasts an impressive view with a whopping price tag.

National

in National

Thomas Menino, Boston’s longest-serving mayor, dead at 71

menino

The longest-serving mayor in Boston history who led the city after the 2013 marathon bombing, has died.

in National

U.S. economy grows 3.5% in third quarter

shopping

A smaller trade deficit and a surge in defense spending buoyed U.S. economic growth in the third quarter.

in National

Americans may still see some Ebola cases

obama

Americans could continue to see cases of Ebola in the U.S. until the outbreak in West Africa is contained.

in National

With selfies, tweets, politicians go vote-hunting on social media

gov

In 2014 a multifaceted digital strategy is seen as a prerequisite to getting out the vote.

in National, Sports

Bumgarner rides to the rescue for World Series win

giants-bumgarner

The Giants won their eighth World Series title and the third in five seasons.

Local Sports

yesterday in Local Sports

Canucks beat Canadiens

Vancouver Canucks' Henrik Sedin (33), of Sweden, talks with Alexander Edler (23), of Sweden, during a timeout in the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Phoenix Coyotes Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. The Coyotes defeated the Canucks 1-0.

Vancouver bounced back from a blown lead and beat Montreal 3-2 on Thursday night.

yesterday in Local Sports

No.9 Vikings swept at No.15 NNU

western washington logo generic copy/wwu

The Vikings fell to 17-5 overall and 10-3 in GNAC play.

yesterday in Local Sports

WWU soccer: men & women win

wwu western washington university congrats vikes vikings from kpug

The WWU men beat South Dakota School of Mines & the women beat Northwest Nazarene.

yesterday in Local Sports

Prep football week 9 scoreboard

high school football scoreboard dl

All the scores from around the Northwest Conference.

yesterday in Local Sports

Sounders to face F.C. Dallas in conference semi-finals

FC Dallas's Michel celebrates as he jogs to midfield after scoring on a penalty kick against the Vancouver Whitecaps in the second half of an MLS playoff soccer match, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Frisco, Texas. FC Dallas won 2-1.

The Sounders went 2-1 against Dallas in the regular season.

Trending

in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Daniel Radcliffe ‘raps’ the alphabet

17-overlay3

The "Harry Potter" star performs the tongue-twisting "Alphabet Aerobics" and it's hilarious.

News

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Oct. 31

phoenix

A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable moments.

in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘Birdman’ could be the best film of 2014

In this image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures, Michael Keaton portrays Riggan in a scene from "Birdman."

You’ve heard the buzz for Michael Keaton's "Birdman." It’s loud and it's merited.

in Sports, Viral Videos

Nike hype video welcomes LeBron back to Cleveland

14-overlay4

The video huddles the whole city as "The King" returns home.

in Entertainment

PHOTOS: 31 adorable pets in Halloween costumes

Bailey Jarrett and her dog Teddy visit a Dallas-area PetSmart store on Oct. 25, 2014, for the company's annual in-store Halloween event. The event took place at all PetSmart locations throughout the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico.

This Halloween is going to the dogs... and cats, ferrets, and bunnies.

in Music

Queen, Fleetwood Mac won’t be playing Glastonbury

fleetwoodmac

The two veteran rock acts were strongly rumored to have been booked as the big names for the 2015 festival.

in Music

Rihanna donates $135K to AIDS charity

rihanna

The singer dished out $135,000 at an auction to benefit AIDS research at the star-studded amfAR Inspiration gala.

in Entertainment

Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I’m proud to be gay’

timcook

Cook wrote a column published on Thursday and said he hopes that his declaration can help others.

in Entertainment, Sports

The best #ChevyGuy tweets from the World Series

bumgarner1

World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner was awarded a new truck with "technology and stuff" by a very nervous Chevy employee and Twitter took notice.

in Entertainment, Viral Videos

WATCH: Ice Cube teaches Elmo a new word

11-overlay2

There was a time when parents would have freaked out to hear their kids were learning words from Ice Cube.

in Music

Meghan Trainor has beat Michael Jackson

trainor

The "All About That Bass" singer is the first Epic Records artist to score eight weeks at No. 1 on the pop charts.

Recently Played

What's Happening

Download the KAFE App

KafeAppDL

Get “Today’s Variety” on your phone.  Download the FREE KAFE App and take us with you wherever you go. Download…

Halloween Party & Costume Contest

SVCR-Halloween-KAFE-Web-Image-1240x800-620x400

Party with Scotty at The Skagit on 10/31!

KAFE’s Haunted Headquarters

HweenHQ_DL

Your guide to Halloween “spookiness” for the family!

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

BreastCancerAwarenessDL

The latest on research and the fight against breast cancer.

Bring the KAFE Buffet to Your Office

OfficePartyDL

Win lunch for your office from Windows on the Bay!

Local News

yesterday in Local

Ferguson, Missouri sparks local police panel

Protesters yell at police wearing riot gear Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. Racial tensions have run high in in the predominantly black city of Ferguson following the shooting death by police of Michael Brown, 18, an unarmed black man.

Local police organizations and ACLU discuss military equipment

yesterday in Local

Washington launches health exchange for businesses

health exchange

Small businesses have new health coverage options

Weather

condition Condition: Light rain
Temperature: 52°
High: 56° - Low: 43°