Jaya Flanary

Jaya Flanary

Digital Editor

jayaflanary@cascadiadaily.com

(360) 922-3090 ext. 106

Twitter: jayaflanary


FACES IN THE CROWD

Ted Seifert: Owner of Seifert & Jones Wine Merchants

CDN's weekly community profile

DANCE

Dance instructor, 94, keeps students feeling active, young

Senior center tap dancing class hopes to perform live in 2024

WTD?

What's the Deal With: Highway Gothic?

When it comes to road signage, Congress has a type

COMMUNITY

Therapeutic center empowers riders for 30 years

Bellingham nonprofit offers adaptive horse riding lessons for people with disabilities

COMMUNITY

Meet the horses at Bellingham's center for adaptive riding

The goal is happy, healthy horses who are not overworked

WTD?

What's the Deal With: That closed Fairhaven sidewalk?

Pervious concrete makes for no ordinary pathway

FACES IN THE CROWD

Josselyn Winslow: Co-founder of Dementia Support Northwest

CDN's weekly community profile

TIME TO SPARE: PART III

'I’ll chain myself to this bowling alley if I have to'

How Whatcom County keeps bowling alive, thriving despite national closures

TIME TO SPARE: PART II

'No respectable girl would ever go to a bowling alley'

Elite female bowlers set high standards, drive change in Whatcom County

FACES IN THE CROWD

Robert Matson: Owner of Matson Fine Dry Cleaning and Laundry

CDN's weekly community profile

WTD?

What's the Deal With: Old Town's big red wheel?

G-P machinery to become part of city's 'Heritage Trail'

HEALTH

Grieving a loved one? You’re not alone.

Whatcom Hospice offers bereavement services, kids' grief camp

TIME TO SPARE: PART I

‘Nobody never has not fun bowling’

Bowlers keep league culture alive in 21st-century alleys

SKI TO SEA

78-year-old will race with 6 other Ski to Sea newbies

Charlie Eaton, of Seattle, is canoeist on veteran division team

FACES IN THE CROWD

Owen Scollon: 'The Juggler'

CDN's weekly community profile

PROFILES

Whatcom Museum preparator retires

Paul Brower stayed long enough to display 'Katazome Today' exhibit

WTD?

What’s the Deal With: The Shrimp Shack?

Highway 20 restaurant offers more than just shrimp

FACES IN THE CROWD

Helen Lofton: Chef de cuisine at Storia Cucina

CDN's weekly community profile

WTD?

What's the Deal With: The Depot Market Square structure?

Steel from 1937 bridge used to build Bellingham Farmers Market home

COMMUNITY

Bellingham couples and singles celebrate Valentine's Day

Plans include a circus, wine and chocolate — and a colonoscopy!

MUSIC

Beverly's Music School offers lessons to all ages, skill levels

Berklee graduate opens music school in Bay Street Village

FILM

What if there were no tomorrow?

‘Groundhog Day’ celebrates 30 years; cult classic plays at local theaters

WTD?

What’s the Deal With: The plant dumpster?

One man’s trash is another man’s dumpster fire

MUSIC

WWU student’s Breakout Magazine offers writers, bands opportunity

Natalie Vinh’s online music magazine is just 7 months old

RESTAURANTS

Jack’s BBQ opening on State Street

Chain from Seattle offers meat, classic cocktails, house-made ingredients

FOOD

The roots of Cof&, Bellingham’s new Colombian coffee shop

Special coffee, empanadas and friendly service