In September 2001, Outside magazine called Bellingham one of its 10 “Dream Towns,” noting its close access to shorelines, rivers,… Read more »
Spring 2003: AARP The Magazine lists Bellingham second among 15 “dream towns” for boomers looking to settle down in a… Read more »
May 2005: Bellingham is among 11 cities with the cleanest air nationwide in a study by the American Lung Association… Read more »
In November 2005, Dog Fancy listed Bellingham as one of the top ten dog-friendly cities in the USA.
In February 2006, Where to Retire magazine wrote a story on Bellingham as one of the top places for active seniors to… Read more »
In May 2006, Inc magazine rated Bellingham as fifth hottest boom-town under 150,000 in population, based on recent job growth.