News http://allpointbulletin.com/news News RSS Feed Homegrown Co-op offering summer CSA http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-04-17_homegrown_co_op_offering_summer_csa The Point Roberts Homegrown Co-op is selling shares in what promises to be an abundant summer harvest. http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-04-17_homegrown_co_op_offering_summer_csa Garden club looking for more green thumbs to help out http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-04-10_garden_club_looking_for_more_green_thumbs_to_help_out It takes a lot of work keeping the Tyee Drive flower gardens looking spiffy. The garden club could use some help... http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-04-10_garden_club_looking_for_more_green_thumbs_to_help_out Fireside Chat http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-04-10_fireside_chat April 2014 Newsletter http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-04-10_fireside_chat <link>http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-04-10_</link> <description /> <guid>http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-04-10_</guid> </item> <item> <title>Character plan committee holds tough on sign ordinance http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-04-10_character_plan_committee_holds_tough_on_sign_ordinance The second of two sign applications come up in front of the committee http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-04-10_character_plan_committee_holds_tough_on_sign_ordinance Fire district changes official meeting times http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-04-10_fire_district_changes_official_meeting_times A trial run of 4 p.m. meetings lead to official adoption http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-04-10_fire_district_changes_official_meeting_times Water district receives approval to build new office http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-04-10_water_district_receives_approval_to_build_new_office Whatcom County Hearing Examiner Michael Bobbink approved a conditional use permit along with a number of conditions http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-04-10_water_district_receives_approval_to_build_new_office International Marketplace rounds up http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-04-03_marketplace_rounds_up Results of the "Round Up" campaign at the Marketplace to raise money for the new library are in and organizers are very pleased. http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-04-03_marketplace_rounds_up County rules limit new pot business locations http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-04-03_county_rules_limit_new_pot_business_locations Stricter regulations passed by Whatcom County Council will prevent many would-be pot growers and processors in unincorporated Whatcom County from setting up shop, but some of those restrictions might only be temporary. http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-04-03_county_rules_limit_new_pot_business_locations Getting ready for spring http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_getting_ready_for_spring Darlene Gibbs of Ladybug Nursery is getting ready for the spring rush of customers looking to add color and beauty to their landscape. http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_getting_ready_for_spring District to raise connection fees http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_district_to_raise_connection_fees Two out of the three water district commissioners voted to approve a 20 percent increase in the general facilities charge (GFC) that is assessed for new water system connections. http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_district_to_raise_connection_fees Will there be a new sign of the times? http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_will_there_be_a_new_sign_of_the_times_ The newly resuscitated Point Roberts Character Plan Advisory Committee (CPAC) has gotten underway and already has shown there may be a bite behind their smiles. http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_will_there_be_a_new_sign_of_the_times_ County executive Louws to speak at voters' AGM http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_county_executive_louws_to_speak_at_voters__agm The Point Roberts Registered Voters' Association (PRRVA) has snagged Whatcom County Executive Jack Louws to be their featured speaker at its upcoming annual general meeting. http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_county_executive_louws_to_speak_at_voters__agm Signs of spring http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_signs_of_spring The signs of spring have appeared on Tyee Drive, thanks to the efforts of the Point Roberts Garden Club. http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_signs_of_spring Miniature Art Night is a hit http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_miniature_art_night_is_a_hit Singer/musician Veronica Hughes at the second annual Miniature Art Night fundraiser for the new library at Auntie Pam's. http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_miniature_art_night_is_a_hit Staring in at windows http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_staring_in_at_windows Ed Park and Judy Ross had a sextet of visitors one morning. http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_staring_in_at_windows Point Roberts enjoys Valentines for Sudan http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_point_roberts_enjoys_valentines_for_sudan http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_point_roberts_enjoys_valentines_for_sudan Fire district given clean bill of health by state auditors http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_fire_district_given_clean_bill_of_health_by_state_auditors The state auditor's office has given the local fire district a clean bill of health following an accountability audit of the district's operation from January 2010 through December 2012. http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_fire_district_given_clean_bill_of_health_by_state_auditors South Beach House opens March 28 http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_south_beach_house_opens_march_28 Welcome back! It's spring and Max Briand and wife Diane are welcoming dinner guests back to South Beach House for great food and an unforgettable view. http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_south_beach_house_opens_march_28 Caffe Capanna ready for business http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_caffe_capanna_ready_for_business The Hughes family, Lake, Linda and Ron (from left) and staff are ready for business at Caffe Capanna. http://allpointbulletin.com/news/article.exm/2014-03-28_caffe_capanna_ready_for_business