Business

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

Since it opened March 2016, Wild Willy’s Workwear on Pacific Highway South has received a warm welcome from customers. Not only does the store offer… Continue reading

GiveBIG event to impact Renton nonprofits

Seattle Foundation’s annual GiveBIG event on May 10 will benefit more than 1,600 nonprofits, including some in Renton. Those include St. Stephen Housing Association, Cedar… Continue reading

  • Apr 19, 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 inventory remains tight. “It’s straight up a crazy, frenzy market in King and… Continue reading

  • Apr 12, 2017

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

Mattress Firm’s 12th annual Pajama Bowl was a striking success, raising more than $114,000 to ensure local foster kids can participate in the life-shaping extracurricular… Continue reading

  • Apr 7, 2017

Dreamliner completes first flight

The Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner took off for the first time in South Carolina on March 31. This plane is the newest and largest model in… Continue reading

  • Apr 5, 2017

Veterans Resource Fair seeks providers, volunteers

Event returns to Tacoma Dome on May 13

  • Apr 1, 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 given the opportunity and the support they need. This belief is the foundation… Continue reading

  • Mar 30, 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 school and college students. The internship program, which tripled the number of positions… Continue reading

  • Mar 28, 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 26, 2017

Red Cross calls for type O negative and AB blood donors

The American Red Cross is issuing a call for type O negative and AB blood donors to make an appointment to give after severe winter… Continue reading

  • Mar 25, 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 by installing solar panels on its fulfillment facilities around the world. The company… Continue reading

  • Mar 23, 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 as part of its annual grant program. This year 73 nonprofits in the… Continue reading

  • Mar 19, 2017

Union works with community group to help local families

Volunteers with the Machinists Union District Lodge 751 have teamed up with other community groups to help low income families in crisis in Maple Valley… Continue reading

  • Mar 17, 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, from 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., at Acme Bow, 100 Andover Park Way,… Continue reading

  • Mar 15, 2017

State unemployment rate holds steady in January

The state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate held firm in January at 5.1 percent, despite preliminary estimates from the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) that… Continue reading

  • Mar 12, 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 by installing solar panels on its fulfillment facilities around the world. The company… Continue reading

  • Mar 12, 2017