Tue, Aug 1, 2006
Firedistrict expresses cell tower support
The Point Roberts fire department is officially endorsing acellular telephone tower on parks district property.
Whata lovely day for a garden party
Twelveof the Point’sgardens opened their gates last month, showcasing traditionalfavorites and new innovations.
Fromadversity to triumph
This summer two friends are celebrating lifeby making pies and growing vegetables, and sharing them withthe public through a farm stand on the corner of...
Driversentenced to juvenile detention
A femalejuvenile driver in a February 28 multiple-car crash that killedtwo Blaine high school girls and injured two others was sentencedThursday, July ...
Arts & MusicFestival kicks off Friday night
Fire district plans to consolidate buildings
As an alternative to a costly upgrade of the existing Benson Road fire station, local fire commissioners are looking at a metal garage west of the Aydon...
?From adversityto triumph
?This summertwo friends are celebrating life by making pies and growingvegetables, and sharing them with the public through a farmstand on the corner of...
Sat, Jul 1, 2006
Businessesbemoan water woes
Water commissioners and the community they represent are stillwaiting for an official plan for allocating the limited numberof water connections available...
Ericksenasked to assist in water supply efforts
“Things are starting to get stuck,” said KevinMelsheimer.The local electrician, owner of Leading Edge Electric, and othermembers of the local...
Firedistrict board decides to purchase new ambulance
Women’sHealth Initiative, Part IThe Women’s Health Initiative (WHI) was a set of carefullydesigned, randomized clinical trials in healthy postmenopausalwomen...
Comejoin us in the garden!
Come and join your fellow Point Robertscitizens in our newly formed garden club. Curiosity has broughtus together with a common link, we all want to grow...
Parksboard still pondering cell tower
While acell phone tower on parks lands is still being described as “along way from any final agreements” byboard member Irene Waters, the board...
Newfirefighter joins the ranks
Whatcom County Fire Department #5 has a new accredited volunteerfirefighter. At a ceremony on Friday, May 19, in Bellingham,Joseph Gary received his certificate...
Taxpayerscall for purchase of Lily Point
Giddyup for a rootin’ tootin’ Fourth!
The Fourth of July, undeniably the biggest party of the year for Point Roberts, is getting even bigger this year with expanded post-parade festivities ...
Scholarsreceive big dollars
The sixth annual Awards Night for the Point Roberts Dollarsfor Scholars (DFS) was unusual in that there were more scholarshipsawarded then ever before,...
Thu, Jun 1, 2006
Commissionersback at the beginning again
Four meetingsand hours of public comment later, water district commissionersfind themselves where they were last month: looking down thebarrel of a difficult...
Annualtaxpayer meeting set
The localtaxpayers association will host a discussion about developmentand conservation at their June 17 annual meeting.“It’s two sides of ...
Timeto register for kids summer program
Votersgroup begins renaissance
Inthat case then, goodbye...
Chris Demellohas left the position of Point Roberts port director afterbeing promoted to chief Customs and Border Protection (CBP)officer in tactical operations...
Hurray!Fees dropped at Lighthouse Marine Park
Visitorsto Lighthouse Marine Park won’trun into a tollbooth this summer and parks employees will beable to focus on upkeep and improving the park...
Schooldistrict, PTO collaborate on parental survey
In earlyJune Point Roberts registered voters can expect an invitationfrom the Blaine school district to show up in their mailboxes – aninvitation...
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