Business

New director discusses CISR’s role in community | COMMENTARY

All students can learn and achieve at high levels if they are…

  • Mar 30th, 2017

 

Port of Seattle offers 150 paid high school and college summer internship

The Port of Seattle is offering 150 paid summer internships for high…

  • Mar 28th, 2017

 

Red Cross calls for type O negative and AB blood donors

The American Red Cross is issuing a call for type O negative…

  • Mar 25th, 2017

 

Unemployment rate hits nine-year low in Washington

Washington’s state unemployment rate fell from 5.1 to 4.9 percent — lowest report since March 2008.

  • Mar 26th, 2017

Amazon to install solar systems on 50 fulfillment center rooftops by 2020

Seattle-based Amazon announced on Thursday a new initiative to generate clean energy…

  • Mar 23rd, 2017

PACCAR dives into driverless technology | COMMENTARY

PACCAR announced its plan to build driverless trucks, which is “good for Washington” according to Brunell.

Alaska USA contributes more than $60,000 to community nonprofits

Alaska USA Federal Credit Union has donated $60,250 to support nonprofit organizations…

  • Mar 19th, 2017

Union works with community group to help local families

Volunteers with the Machinists Union District Lodge 751 have teamed up with…

  • Mar 17th, 2017

Common Ground Coffee & Cupcakes celebrates 10 years

The dream of the shop started in a prayer closet over a decade ago.

Mattress Firm’s PJ Bowl to support local foster kids

Mattress Firm’s 12th annual Pajama Bowl is set for Sunday, April 2,…

  • Mar 15th, 2017

State unemployment rate holds steady in January

The state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate held firm in January at 5.1…

  • Mar 12th, 2017

Amazon to install solar systems on 50 fulfillment center rooftops by 2020

Seattle-based Amazon announced on Thursday a new initiative to generate clean energy…

  • Mar 12th, 2017

Monica Parker joins Rainier Scholars as new associate executive director

Monica R. Parker joins Rainier Scholars as the new associate executive director.…

  • Mar 12th, 2017

85°C Bakery Cafe opens first Washington location in Tukwila

People lined up around the outside of the 85°C Bakery Cafe on…

Going green has become second nature at 1630

Beauty is pain, but it can also be green. One Renton salon…

Kent company recalls 79 pounds of mislabeled meatloaf

The two recalled products contain known allergens which are not declared on the product label.

Boeing calls WTO ruling on tax subsidies a ‘complete victory’

The WTO today rejected almost all challenges to the European Union’s Washington state tax incentives.

Gas prices down as Thanksgiving weekend approaches

Gas is cheaper than last month, but up from last year at this time.

  • Nov 21st, 2016

IKEA looking to hire 50 at new Renton store

The 399,000-square-foot store is being built on the 29-acre IKEA lot in Renton.

  • Nov 19th, 2016

Holiday festivities begin with Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday and Downtown Tree Lighting is Nov. 26, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Renton dentist ordered to cease and desist loyalty program

Program not registered with the state, as per law.

New tenants sprouting at Cortona building

Small businesses Urban Sprouts and Griot Gallery make Cortona building their new home.

Puget Sound Energy joins western Energy Imbalance Market

The EIM is an energy supply market that serves real-time demand every 15 minutes and dispatches power every five minutes with the lowest cost energy.

  • Oct 3rd, 2016

Pop-up event to celebrate new businesses

The Community and Economic Development department is organizing Pop-Up Downtown on Sept. 16, a celebration that’s coinciding with the unveiling of the Cortona Building - the old Renton Western Wear building — on South Third Street.

  • Sep 9th, 2016

Pop-up event to celebrate new businesses

The Community and Economic Development department is organizing Pop-Up Downtown on Sept. 16, a celebration that’s coinciding with the unveiling of the Cortona Building - the old Renton Western Wear building — on South Third Street.

  • Sep 9th, 2016

IKEA to add solar panels to roof of new store

The store’s 244,504-square-foot solar array will consist of a 1.18 megawatt (MW) system, built with 3,420 panels, and will produce approximately 1,319,000 kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity annually for the store.

  • Aug 25th, 2016

IKEA to add solar panels to roof of new store

The store’s 244,504-square-foot solar array will consist of a 1.18 megawatt (MW) system, built with 3,420 panels, and will produce approximately 1,319,000 kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity annually for the store.

  • Aug 25th, 2016

A non-dairy alternative that’s creaming the competition

Two years ago, Madeline Haydon grew weary of waiting for the perfect creamer for her coffee.

A non-dairy alternative that’s creaming the competition

Two years ago, Madeline Haydon grew weary of waiting for the perfect creamer for her coffee.

Eight Renton businesses make “Best Workplaces for Waste Prevention and Recycling” list

Last year, businesses and institutions in King County sent more than 276,000 tons of recyclable materials to the landfill.

Boeing to add ‘Space Bins’ to existing Alaska Airlines 737 fleet

Boeing’s new overhead bins increases the room for carry-on baggage by up to 50 percent, depending on the airline’s configuration.

  • Jul 29th, 2016

Boeing to add ‘Space Bins’ to existing Alaska Airlines 737 fleet

Boeing’s new overhead bins increases the room for carry-on baggage by up to 50 percent, depending on the airline’s configuration.

  • Jul 29th, 2016

Boeing debuts 737 MAX flight demonstration video

The video was captured in Moses Lake, Wash., as Capts. Mike Bryan, Greg McCann and Chris Dobb, Boeing test pilots, practiced the flight demonstration performed at the Farnborough International Airshow earlier this month.

  • Jul 27th, 2016

Boeing debuts 737 MAX flight demonstration video

The video was captured in Moses Lake, Wash., as Capts. Mike Bryan, Greg McCann and Chris Dobb, Boeing test pilots, practiced the flight demonstration performed at the Farnborough International Airshow earlier this month.

  • Jul 27th, 2016

New Sonic restaurant coming to Hardie Avenue

The new, 2,558-square-foot restaurant will be the first foray into King County for the Oklahoma-based retailer.

New Sonic restaurant coming to Hardie Avenue

The new, 2,558-square-foot restaurant will be the first foray into King County for the Oklahoma-based retailer.

Ferrari Concours fires up Renton | SLIDESHOW

Hundreds gathered at 2016 Ferrari Concours d'Elegance July 10 to see more than 75 Ferraris and two 250 GTOs.

Ferrari Concours fires up Renton | SLIDESHOW

Hundreds gathered at 2016 Ferrari Concours d'Elegance July 10 to see more than 75 Ferraris and two 250 GTOs.

Boeing, EGYPTAIR announce order for nine Next-Generation 737-800s

The deal, valued at $864 million at current list prices, was previously attributed to an unidentified customer on Boeing's Order & Deliveries website.

  • Jul 14th, 2016

Boeing, EGYPTAIR announce order for nine Next-Generation 737-800s

The deal, valued at $864 million at current list prices, was previously attributed to an unidentified customer on Boeing's Order & Deliveries website.

  • Jul 14th, 2016