Teresa Garten offers small-town service with big-city value

Thorough survey of needs key to client satisfaction FERNDALE — It’s been a little over three years since Teresa Garten hung her State Farm shingle out along Portal Way in Ferndale. ...

ProBuild a quality clearing house

GM Wade Gardner brings local touch to Whatcom County market FERNDALE — Wade Gardner has worked in the lumber and building supply business all up and down the West Coast. He’s had ...

Homecoming for new Grocery Outlet owners

Larry and Elizabeth Brown have roots in Ferndale and both worked at the Bellingham Grocery Outlet before going their own in 2002. (Mark Reimers/Ferndale Record) Couple plans July 25 ...

Whatcom Women in Business offers scholarships

BELLINGHAM — Whatcom Women in Business will give up to $20,000 in scholarships to women who are furthering their education. Awards are based on professional goals, GPA, personal achievements, ...

WWU winter career fair set for Feb. 12

BELLINGHAM — Job seekers looking to connect directly with employers are invited to attend Western Washington University’s Winter Career Fair, which will take place Thursday, Feb. ...

Healthy Pet earns S.T.A.R.T. certification from Labor & Industries

Company joins elite list for outstanding achievements in workplace safety FERNDALE — Ferndale’s own Healthy Pet, a leader in pet products, has been awarded the S.T.A.R.T. certification ...

Signing up for youth

NFL quarterback and Ferndale High School alumnus Jake Locker signs his autograph for a young fan on Saturday during the grand opening of the Locker Room gym, which he owns along with ...

Local fluorescent lights collection sites include Ferndale Ace Hardware

OLYMPIA — Washington residents can now recycle fluorescent lights and other mercury-containing lights for free at 130 sites throughout the state, with more being added in the months ...

Club Barbell opens with focus on fitness basics

Body building husband and wife team work toward simplifying fitness FERNDALE — Ferndale may have its fair share of gyms opening of late, but Club Barbell has a focus all its own. ...