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  • Wednesday, April 24, 2019
    Local ownership of Brown McMillen will remain the same, but it will now be known as The Muljat Group Brown McMillen Realtors.  Our office will remain at 235 W Rio Vista Ave., Burlington, led by Managing Broker Shelah Inman.  Allen Brown and Gary “Mac” McMillen founded Brown McMillen Real Estate in 1971.  Muljat Group Realtors, which has three offices in Bellingham and Lynden, was launched by ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Press Release
    Thursday, April 18, 2019
    Skagit Valley College students will host the College’s annual Sustainability Fair on Thursday, April 25th at the Mount Vernon Campus. This free student-organized event will include educational table displays, activities, and guest speakers, as well as locally-sourced food tastings of soup and bread, and an all-day bike clinic. In addition, Moon Rocket pizza truck will be on site with wood fired ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Events
    Thursday, April 18, 2019
    Mount Vernon, Wash. — Skagit Valley College (SVC) is pleased to announce that 26 cadets will graduate from the 31st Annual SVC’s Parks Law Enforcement Academy (PLEA) on Friday, April 26th from 1 to 3pm in McIntyre Hall, located on SVC’s Mount Vernon Campus.      The ceremony will include the Presentation of Colors and Flag Salute, Bellingham Pipeband Pipers led by Peter Rolstad, and the Symbolic ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Education, Press Release
    Thursday, April 04, 2019
    Children’s Museum of Skagit County receives $150,000 donation, and pledge to match an additional $200,000  BURLINGTON, WA –The Children’s Museum of Skagit County is thrilled to announce that we have received a generous $150,000 donation and a further $200,000 matching pledge from the Jack & Shirley McIntyre Foundation.  Beginning March 15, 2019, and for the next 12 months, all contributions made ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Fundraising, Press Release
    Thursday, April 04, 2019
    MOUNT VERNON -- A pilot training program providing valuable, well-tested training for businesses poised for growth is coming in May and June to Skagit County. The ScaleUp Business Training program is a five-week course (one day during each of the five weeks) designed to help small-business owners develop and implement growth plans. The course is being sponsored by the Washington Department of ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Education, Events, Press Release
    Thursday, April 04, 2019
    Burlington, WA – April 4, 2019 – Peoples Bank welcomesAldi Kllogjeri as a Vice President and Commercial Banking Officer at the Skagit/Island Commercial Banking Group based at the Burlington Office. Previously a commercial lender at Skagit Bank, Aldi brings 18 years of experience in banking with a specialty in commercial real estate, construction, commercial and industrial (C&I), and professional ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Press Release
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