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Feb. 1, 2010

Bellingham Prepares For First-Ever St. Patrick's Day Parade

Following in the rather large footsteps of acknowledged pros like New York City, Chicago and Boston, a small, but committed, band of Bellingham locals has endeavored to bring the cherished and lively tradition of St. Patrick's Day parades to the city this year, for the first time in it ...

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Jan. 10, 2010

Rob LeRoy's Guide to Bellingham, Part 8: Wall Art

The City of Bellingham is well known for encouraging and cultivating a vibrant artistic community. Venues like the Mount Baker Theater and Western Washington University host world-class speakers and performers, while small galleries, bars and restaurants display works from the many talented local artists.  However, some of the best works ...

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Dec. 8, 2009

Rob LeRoy's Guide to Bellingham, Part 7: Hotels

For part 7 of my Guide to Bellingham, I would like to take a break from talking about the myriad ways with which to fill your days, and instead tell you about where to spend your nights, at least until you've purchased a home of your own. Like most ...

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Dec. 2, 2009

Rob LeRoy's Guide to Bellingham, Part 6: Classy Pubs

The Bellingham bar scene has much to offer. There are great dive bars if you like to play pool, and great places to go see live music, but sometimes you just want a place to chill out and meet some people, or lay your weary head on a nice, wooden ...

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Nov. 21, 2009

Rob LeRoy's Guide to Bellingham, Part 5: Live Bars

Bellingham has a long, rich history of producing and showcasing live music.  More than a few regional bands have cut their teeth in Bellingham's bars before going on to varying levels of fame and fortune.  Though the scene has changed over the years, and venues have come and gone ...

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Nov. 13, 2009

Rob LeRoy's Guide to Bellingham, Part 4: Dive Bars

Now that I've offered up my picks for the best Bellingham restaurants for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, I think it's time to move on to the nightlife.  We all need a place to go after work to blow off some steam, regroup with friends, and suck down ...

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Nov. 11, 2009

Rob LeRoy's Guide to Bellingham, Part 3: Dinner

For part 3 of my "Guide to Bellingham" I will direct the reader to my favorite places to eat dinner. Keep in mind, some of these are also open for lunch...it is just a matter of personal preference that I usually choose them for dinner.  These restaurants lean ...

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Nov. 11, 2009

Rob LeRoy's Guide to Bellingham, Part 2: Lunch

For Part 2 of "Rob LeRoy's Guide to Bellingham" I'll be discussing my favorite lunch spots. Keep in mind that most of these restaurants are open for dinner, breakfast, etc. I've included them in the lunch list because they offer quick, and/or inexpensive options that seem ...

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Nov. 10, 2009

Rob LeRoy's Guide to Bellingham, Part 1:Breakfast

For part 1 of my series "Rob LeRoy's Guide to Bellingham", it seems fitting to start with breakfast. After, all, breakfast is the most important meal of the day, at least according to elder members of my family and certain medical professionals.  Whether you're a current Bellingham resident ...

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Oct. 1, 2009

Chuckanut Brewery Voted "Best Small Brewpub"!

Chuckanut earned 4 medals out of a total of 3308 beers judged!

Congratulations are in order for Bellingham's very own Chuckanut Brewery.  Chuckanut was recently awarded the titles of "Best Small Brewpub" and "Best Small Brewpub Brewery of the Year"  by this year's Great American Beer Festival in Denver, CO.  That's right, out of a total ...

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