Business

Amazon to hire 500 at Kent fulfillment center

Amazon is hiring for more than 500 positions for its local fulfillment center in Kent. Applicants can apply by attending one of hiring events Nov.… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2017

 

Free entree at Ivar’s or Kidd Valley Saturday

Veterans and active duty military will receive a complimentary meal all day Saturday, Nov. 11.

  • Nov 10, 2017

 

IKEA to host hiring event on Thursday

The event is from 2 to 8 p.m. on Nov. 9. The Renton IKEA is located at 601 SW 41st St.

  • Nov 7, 2017

 

Fundraiser set for Nov. 12 at The Brewmaster’s

Funds will be raised for King Ridge Foundation’s Sonoma Pride from noon to 3 p.m. on Sunday.

Mattress Firm hosts toy drive for foster kids

The drive is now until Dec. 18. Drop off new, unwrapped gifts at any Mattress Firm.

  • Nov 3, 2017

Free car washes for veterans on Veterans Day

Brown Bear Car Wash is offering free washes to current or former members of the military on Veterans Day, Saturday, Nov. 11. The free “Beary… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2017

And the Woman of the Year is…

Renton Business and Professional Women Organization selected its Woman of the Year Oct. 13.

Unemployment rate unchanged in September

Washington’s unemployment rate held at 4.6 percent in September.

  • Oct 27, 2017

Budkis Fund Bingo on Oct. 20

The bingo night is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. at Pit Stop Taproom & Pub in Burien.

  • Oct 18, 2017

Free job fair at Highline College; nearly 60 employers expected at Oct. 18 event

Nearly 60 local employers with full-time, part-time and temporary job openings will be represented at Highline College’s Fall Job Fair on Wednesday, Oct. 18. The… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2017

CarMax in Renton is hiring

The company is looking to fill 50 positions, including full time and part time positions.

  • Oct 4, 2017

Mattress Firm’s Shoe Drive for Foster Kids begins

Remember receiving a new pair of shoes as a kid and the excitement and confidence that came with them? To help ensure that local foster… Continue reading

  • Oct 2, 2017

First Financial Northwest Bank wins award

It was awarded Best Branch Experience.

  • Sep 27, 2017

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

Beginning next week, checks will be in the mail for consumers affected by an elaborate price-fixing conspiracy by LCD manufacturers, Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2017

Hyatt Regency announces waterfront restaurant

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

  • Sep 19, 2017

Unemployment rate moves up marginally in August

The state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate increased slightly from 4.5 to 4.6 percent in August, primarily due to a jump in the state’s labor force,… Continue reading

  • Sep 13, 2017

Mattress Firm hosts shoe drive for foster kids

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

  • Sep 11, 2017

AAA and MAPFRE Insurance offer signal-blocking cellphone bags

The state’s new Distracted Driving law went into effect on July 23, but as you’ve probably noticed, it can be hard to stop the urge… Continue reading

  • Sep 8, 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 6, 2017