Business

PCC Natural Markets tests curbside pickup at Bothell store

PCC Natural Markets is launching a partnership with Instacart to test curbside pickup at the Bothell PCC. The service is called “Click & Collect”. “Our… Continue reading

  • Feb 13, 2017

Cash&Carry to open in former Bothell Staples location in March

Cash&Carry, a warehouse store catering to the foodservice industry, will open a new store in Bothell in March. The store, located at 18438 120th Ave.… Continue reading

Overlake, Evergreen collaboration will help with health care costs

Two heads are better than one. The Eastside’s two major hospitals are doing just that, melding their brains and resources for a collaboration that will… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2017

Bothell-based Vioguard secures $5 million of financing from Imagen Capital Partners

The following is from a release from Vioguard: Bothell- based Vioguard Inc. announced that it has raised a $5 million Series A round of financing… Continue reading

  • Jan 25, 2017

Unemployment hits new low in December, lowest rate since May 2008

Washington’s unemployment rate dropped for the fifth month in a row to hit a new low of 5.2 percent in December, according to state Employment… Continue reading

  • Jan 20, 2017

Henna artist donates services to cancer patients

For Kirkland henna artist Sarah Walters, giving back is not just something she does for the holidays. “I think it’s important for everyone to give… Continue reading

Home buyer frustration continues in King, Snohomish counties with limited selection and increases in prices

Like many other months of 2016, December was frustrating for buyers across Washington state as they encountered depleted inventory and rising prices. Post-election hikes in… Continue reading

  • Jan 6, 2017

Bothell Chamber presents State of the City and Chamber addresses during January and March

The Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce will host three big luncheon events with local city and community leaders in the coming weeks. The Chamber will… Continue reading

  • Jan 4, 2017

Zulu’s Board Game Cafe grows steady base of regulars

A bit of the “Cheers” mentality is felt when walking into Zulu’s Board Game Cafe in Bothell: It’s a place where everyone knows your name.… Continue reading

Washington unemployment rate drops in November

The following is a release from the Washington State Employment Security Department: Washington added 3,600 new jobs in November, which helped lower the unemployment rate… Continue reading

  • Dec 14, 2016

Kenmore orthodontist to retire after 60 years

Dr. Robert J. Bendzak first opened Kenmore Dental Clinic more than 60 years ago, working as a dentist after leaving the U.S. Navy. “I was… Continue reading

What ‘Trumponomics’ could mean for local businesses in 2017

The good, the bad — and the ugly. This is how economist Joseph Quinlan divides “Trumponomics” as he described how some of the president-elect’s fiscal… Continue reading

  • Dec 9, 2016

EvergreenHealth’s Board of Commissioners appoints McLaughlin as new member

EvergreenHealth’s Board of Commissioners formally appointed Tim McLaughlin as its newest board member on Nov. 15. The board selected McLaughlin to fill the seat that… Continue reading

  • Nov 23, 2016

Main Street a mainstay for local business owners

Bothell’s Main Street won’t be defeated by fire. Following the July 22 incident, the street in the heart of downtown has seen a variety of… Continue reading

Jerry Miller show marks start of Capps Club-NW Entertainment partnership

Capps Club’s goal to be more music-driven is coming to fruition thanks to a partnership between the concert venue and booking agency NW Entertainment. “I… Continue reading

Washington state unemployment rate drops during October

Washington’s economy added another 10,600 new jobs in October and the state’s unemployment rate fell from 5.6 to 5.4 percent, according to a new report… Continue reading

  • Nov 17, 2016

Cairn Brewing in Kenmore releases seasonal beers for winter

Recently opened Cairn Brewing in Kenmore will release its first winter seasonal beers, Thor’s Hammer, a Chocolate Oatmeal Milk Stout, and the Wee Heavy, on… Continue reading

  • Nov 11, 2016

Second quarter retail sales up 8.6 percent in Washington

Washington state’s taxable retail sales reached $36.8 billion in the second quarter of 2016, an increase of 8.6 percent over the same quarter (April – June) in 2015.

  • Nov 10, 2016

RE/MAX agent, Bothell resident earns Hall Of Fame Award

Bothell resident Margaret Wojcicki with RE/MAX Eastside Brokers, Inc. has recently been presented with the RE/MAX Hall of Fame Award, which honors successful agents who have earned more than $1 million in commissions during their careers with the company.

  • Nov 2, 2016

1st District career fair held at UW Bothell

Approximately 100 job seekers gathered at the University of Washington Bothell’s North Creek Events Center on Oct. 28 for the annual 1st District Career Fair.… Continue reading