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  • It's About Your Business

    Listen as Dale Holt, Industrial Credit Union's business services expert discusses how good relationships with your financial institution can help your business. Read More
    Industrial Credit Union
  • More Value, Less Cost

    Cheaper Dirt Means you pay Less for your Dream Home

    When you shop around for good home values, you're hard-pressed to find a better deal for the money than what you can find here. Read More
    South Springs at Cordata
  • How do you build a credit score

    Listen to Ryan Olsen, Industrial Credit Union's loan expert, discuss how you can build your credit score and get tips on how to avoid lowering your score. Read More
    Industrial Credit Union
  • Automatic Community

    Community seems to mean more lately. It now speaks to a sense of healthy togetherness. Perhaps we are allowing this old noun to transform into something more verb-like. Whatever's happening with that word seems to also be taking shape in the neighborhood at South Springs at Cordata. This neighborly activity is... Read More
    South Springs at Cordata
  • South Springs Location Details

    Cordata’s neighborhood Community is just on the edge of Bellingham. The Cordata Parkway is a picturesque winding tree lined arterial that provides easy and uncongested travel thought-out the community. Its community setting is... Read More
    South Springs at Cordata
  • Photo Tour: Take a Walk in the Park

    Check out the community park, where the entire family can find recreation and relaxation. Read More
    South Springs at Cordata
  • Photo Tour: Make yourself at home - take a look around!

    View a photo gallery of some exterior and interior photos in our model home. Read More
    South Springs at Cordata
  • Have a home community question? Ask it here!

    Do you have a question about the new home community South Springs at Cordata? Ask your question and it may be answered on-air! Read More
    South Springs at Cordata
  • How Much $ and How Long?

    The Nuts and Bolts of After School Help for Your Child

    Once you've agreed it's time your child stop struggling academically you will likely wonder how much it'll cost, and how long it'll take before progress can be made. Click the arrow to listen as Kathleen of Sylvan provides some simple answers to your questions. Read More
    Sylvan Learning
  • What is the Deal with Credit Scores

    Listen to Ryan Olsen Industrial Credit Union's loan expert discuss how credit scores can affect your interest rate and getting a loan. Click through to listen! Read More
    Industrial Credit Union
  • Dark Night

    Even Christian Women's Conference Speakers Experience Tragedy

    Lest we think we are the only ones for whom chaos is normative, listen as Dr. Lori Salierno alludes to a trial she would face as her last conference in Whatcom County concluded several years ago. Learn more on October 17th. Register to hear the encouragement and down-to-earth survival techniques and how we can find joy in the midst of our trials at the women's conference to be held at Cornwall Church in Bellingham. Just click the Register Now button above. Read More
    Women of Whatcom - Lori Salierno
  • No Child Left Behind

    Your Child Could Receive Free Tutoring

    If your child attends a Title 1 school, and receives free, or reduced lunch your child qualifies for this Federal program. This could be your chance to get the help your child needs from an approved provider like Sylvan Learning. Click through for more! Read More
    Sylvan Learning
  • Overcommitment: The Curse of Competence

    It is possible to over-commit to good things. Just because it's a worthy cause does not mean it's worth your time. Learn how a selfish need to please others can be responsible for a frenetic state of affairs. Here Dr. Lori Salierno speaks of the joyful, and calm spirit we can have when our natural need for approval, and personal relevance is anchored in Christ. Learn more at the upcoming Women of Whatcom conference on October 17th at Cornwall Church in Bellingham. Click through to listen and register! Read More
    Women of Whatcom - Lori Salierno
  • Balance: Doing too Much

    Is it possible the reason you are so exhausted is because you are trying to be a super-woman? In this super-hero culture men aren't the only ones trying to leap buildings in a single bound, so are women. Getting your behavior in check begins by setting reasonably ambitious priorities. In this segment Dr. Lori Salierno reveals the value, and process of doing that. Hear more here, and don't forget to register to experience Lori Salierno at Cornwall Church in Bellingham October 17th. Read More
    Women of Whatcom - Lori Salierno
  • Reading Issues

    What you can do, and how you can know when reading is a problem.

    In this interview Kathleen of Sylvan discusses ways to cultivate a love for reading at home by demonstrating reading is important. There are however indicators that despite your best efforts reveal your child has difficulties beyond what these measures can typically solve. Listen in as the subject of reading is explored further. Read More
    Sylvan Learning
  • Permission for Joy

    Of all people Believers in Jesus have reason to Celebrate

    Listen to Dr. Lori Salierno argue why believers in Christ are those most likely to succeed in the pursuit of joy. What's more this joy funds courage to face trials and difficulties. It is thanks to Christ's suffering and ultimately his resurrection that joy is possible in the most joyless of circumstances. Learn more here, and don't forget to register to hear Lori speak at Cornwall Church in Bellingham. Read More
    Women of Whatcom - Lori Salierno
  • Inner Thoughts

    Comparing Ourselves with Others

    Why do we do it? Why do we compare ourselves with others? In this segment Dr. Lori Salierno reveals not only do we often compare ourselves to others we compare our weakness with their strength. Listen as Lori addresses the problem, and provides the solution. Don't forget to register to hear Dr. Lori Salierno at Cornwall Church in Bellingham on October 17th. Click through to listen! Read More
    Women of Whatcom - Lori Salierno
  • Register for "Girls Night Out"

    The Women of Whatcom are excited to bring you “Girls Night Out” Friday, October 17th, 2014 (7-10pm) featuring Dr. Lori Salierno. Click through for location details, admission options, and more! Read More
    Women of Whatcom - Lori Salierno
  • About Speaker/Author Dr. Lori Salierno

    Recognized as a true visionary and one of our best communicators today, Lori Salierno has dedicated her life to teaching truth. The organization she founded in 1996 leads at-risk kids into a life of purpose and potential. As a speaker, she has... Read More
    Women of Whatcom - Lori Salierno
  • About Women of Whatcom

    Women of Whatcom consists of a group of women leaders from various churches within Whatcom County. The purpose of our organization is to... Read More
    Women of Whatcom - Lori Salierno
  • Testimonials from Kids and Parents

    Wondering whether your child will like Sylvan? Watch these Sylvan Learning testimonials to see why kids and their parents love coming to Sylvan. Read More
    Sylvan Learning
  • Make this the Best Year for your Child

    3 Ways to Assure Success

    Review last year’s high points, and low points. Reinforce what they did well. Explore what did not go well and probe ways to improve. Eye exam, adequately lit, and undisturbed study area, better organization, planning; simple adjustments that... Read More
    Sylvan Learning
  • The Sylvan Assessment Process Explained

    Say good-bye to guessing. Rather than assuming how your child is really doing in school, our innovative assessment will tell you how he or she compares to national norms. Our assessment digs much deeper than other tutoring companies, and the unique insight we gather allows us to create a personal learning plan, just for your child. Read More
    Sylvan Learning
  • What is your education / tutoring question?

    Do you have a education or tutoring question for our friends at Sylvan Learning in Bellingham? Ask your question and it may be answered on-air! Read More
    Sylvan Learning
  • Letting Go

    I knew she was ready for kindergarten, and in many ways, I was ready for her to go. But then it came and I kept thinking, “How did we get here?” I had so many thoughts during those days leading up to the first day of school. Read More

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