Business

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.

  • May 20th, 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

A closer look into what the sale of McLendon means to the business, customers

McLendon sale set to finalize this month

Mattress Firm’s Pajama Bowl raises $114K for foster kids

Mattress Firm’s 12th annual Pajama Bowl was a striking success, raising more…

  • Apr 7th, 2017

Dreamliner completes first flight

The Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner took off for the first time in South…

  • Apr 5th, 2017

Veterans Resource Fair seeks providers, volunteers

Event returns to Tacoma Dome on May 13

  • Apr 1st, 2017

McLendon Hardware announces acquisition by Central Network Retail Group

The transaction is set to finalize in April.

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

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

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

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