Business

Renton car dealer nominated for top award

Brad Brotherton was nominated for the 2018 TIME Dealer of the Year award.

East King County Chambers Coalition to host legislative breakfast Jan. 4

The business community will gather to hear what legislators will prioritize in the 60 day regular session.

  • Dec 4, 2017

Hyatt Regency Lake Washington wins award

The Renton hotel was named Hospitality Development of the Year.

  • Nov 26, 2017

Renton CarMax now open, still accepting job applications

The new store is located 3715 E. Valley Road.

  • Nov 25, 2017

October state unemployment rate matches record low

Washington’s unemployment rate fell from 4.6 to 4.5 percent in October – equaling the state’s all-time low for unemployment set earlier this year, according to… Continue reading

  • Nov 18, 2017

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