Business

More than $41 million headed to consumers in LCD price-fixing case

Beginning next week, checks will be in the mail for consumers affected…

  • Sep 20th, 2017

 

Unemployment rate moves up marginally in August

The state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate increased slightly from 4.5 to 4.6…

  • Sep 13th, 2017

 

Mattress Firm hosts shoe drive for foster kids

Donations are accepted at stores from now until Oct. 31.

  • Sep 11th, 2017

 

AAA and MAPFRE Insurance offer signal-blocking cellphone bags

The state’s new Distracted Driving law went into effect on July 23,…

  • Sep 8th, 2017

Newest Dick’s Drive-In coming to Kent

Iconic hamburger chain announced its seventh location – Highway 99, next to Highline College

5 Chamber Breakfast starts Sept. 8

The networking opportunity starts 7:30 a.m. at the Issaquah Hilton Garden Inn.

  • Sep 6th, 2017

Uber partners with Sound Transit, cities to offer discounts on rides to, from light rail stations

In order to encourage area riders to pair rideshare trips with mass…

  • Sep 6th, 2017

Providence hands out nearly 200 pink slips

Most of the layoffs were administrative and shared service support positions.

Reminder: Aug. 31 is deadline to nominate Washington companies for state honor

People have until the Aug. 31 deadline to nominate a Washington company…

  • Aug 28th, 2017

Panera Bread now delivers off their lunch menu

On Tuesday, Panera Bread began delivery services of their lunch menu to…

Record low unemployment continues in Washington

Washington’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate clocked in at 4.5 percent for the…

  • Aug 16th, 2017

Brown Bear Car Wash to offer free ‘Beary Clean’ car washes on Aug. 24

The offer is part of their 60 years celebration.

  • Aug 14th, 2017

Taproom celebrates one year anniversary on Aug. 12

The Brewmaster’s Taproom will release special beers to mark the occasion.

  • Aug 11th, 2017

Summer doldrums for home sales not happening around Western Washington

New figures from Kirkland-based Northwest Multiple Listing Service indicate home sales and…

  • Aug 7th, 2017

Panera Bread in Renton to host job fair on Aug. 3

The job fair for delivery drivers will be held 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Renton location, 921 N 10th St.

  • Aug 1st, 2017

Local businesses — be aware of phishing scams

Washington Department of Revenue is warning local businesses to be aware of email phishing scams.

  • Jul 28th, 2017

East King County Career Fair set for July 28

The public is invited to attend the East King County Career Fair…

  • Jul 26th, 2017

Nominations open for King County Executive’s Small Business Awards

Nominations close on Aug. 5. Winners will be announced at an awards event in the fall.

  • Jul 24th, 2017

Hyatt Regency Lake Washington announces new chef de cuisine

Michael Demeule will be responsible for kitchen operations at the 236-seat Water’s Table restaurant.

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Renton restaurant voted to have second best burger in the Northwest

Burger Addict was picked by STAR 101.5 Kent & Alan Morning Show listeners.

  • Jul 17th, 2017

PSE to help provide meals to families in need

Greenlite will donate 10 cents to Food Lifeline when customers purchase Greenlite LED from participating stores.

  • Jul 13th, 2017

Washingtonians asked to nominate companies that give back to communities

Do you know a business that gives back to its community? Washington’s…

  • Jul 11th, 2017

Mattress Firm hosts school supply drive for foster kids

The drive will end Aug. 27.

  • Jul 6th, 2017

Washington’s average wage nears $59,000

Annual wage grew by 4.8 percent in 2016 to $58,957.

  • Jun 30th, 2017

Republic Services reaches tentative contract agreement with recycle, yard waste drivers

Teamsters Local 117 achieved a fully recommended tentative agreement with Republic Services…

  • Jun 26th, 2017

AWB launches brand update, new logo

Washington’s oldest, largest employer group communicates evolution with a new brand

  • Jun 13th, 2017

Unemployment rate hits historic low in April

The unemployment rate fell from 4.7 to 4.6 percent.

  • Jun 9th, 2017

Time to test the real estate waters

Brokers suggest improving inventory may mean “season of opportunity” for weary house hunters.

  • Jun 7th, 2017

OMAX to showcase new abrasive waterjet line at EMO 2017

Kent-based will showcase its newly released GlobalMAX 1530 abrasive waterjet at Sept.…

  • May 31st, 2017

Mattress Firm’s Clothing Drive for Foster Kids seeks donations

May is National Foster Care Month and Mattress Firm is making it…

  • May 26th, 2017

College Spark grant supports new English courses at RTC

RTC was awarded a $49,994 grant to develop tailored English courses.

  • May 23rd, 2017

Hyatt Regency announces waterfront restaurant

The new hotel is set to open in June. The restaurant will seat 236 guests.

  • Sep 19th, 2017

Renton Downtown Partnership organizes inaugural Wine Walk

The event, scheduled for June 9, will highlight 11 regional wines and wineries.

Hyatt Regency to host job fair

The hotel, scheduled to open in June near Lake Washington, is looking to fill over 100 positions.

  • May 12th, 2017

Evergreen Market to open third store in Renton

The 3,000-square-foot store will open Friday, May 12.

  • May 10th, 2017

La Hacienda reopens after potential norovirus outbreak

The restaurant was temporarily closed on April 27 after reports of people becoming ill.

Smile Power vehicle rolls into town

Charlette Shoecraft was honored during the April 25 stop in the South Seattle/Renton area.

  • May 4th, 2017

Wild Willy’s in Federal Way sells work-wear at discount

Since it opened March 2016, Wild Willy’s Workwear on Pacific Highway South…

GiveBIG event to impact Renton nonprofits

Seattle Foundation’s annual GiveBIG event on May 10 will benefit more than…

  • Apr 19th, 2017

Many homes selling within first 30 days in Puget Sound housing market

Housing prices in the Puget Sound market continue to go up and…

  • Apr 12th, 2017