Business

Clayton Homes’ sales rise by 22 percent

Overall home sales have taken a hard hit in the region, much like the rest of America. But not at Clayton Homes Sales Centers, including… Continue reading

  • Aug 12, 2010

The Village Bean caters to adults and kids alike

Karin Resing said when moms walk into her Village Bean cafe and coffee shop, there’s usually a little one in tow, either holding that mom’s hand or hanging onto a leg.

  • Aug 11, 2010

Bothell’s Bollinger is up for Women Business Owners ‘Nellie’ award

Barbara Bollinger of Bothell's Senior Salons has been named one of the five finalists in the 2010 Nellie Cashman Woman Business Owner of the Year… Continue reading

  • Aug 9, 2010

Checklist for starting a small business/ My Turn

Starting and managing a business takes motivation, desire and talent. It also takes research and planning.Like a chess game, success in small business starts with… Continue reading

High-tech bio-tech AVI BioPharma of Bothell earns $291 million grant

Their office building is unassuming with a facade of white and glass that from the outside suggests nothing out of the ordinary might go on inside.

  • Jul 28, 2010

Tw telecom opens co-location facility in Bothell

Tw telecom, a leading provider of managed voice, Internet and data networking solutions for businesses throughout the U.S., has opened its newest co-location facility in… Continue reading

  • Jul 21, 2010

Your Master Cobbler Bothell shoe-repair shop thrives despite tough economy

For most businesses, the recession of the last few years has spelled big problems, everything from plummeting profits to employee layoffs. Terry Moran of Bothell’s Your Master Cobbler never said the recession was a good thing. But he did express a belief that the tumultuous economic times have led folks to seek varying ways to save money. And one way has been to fix or repair a good pair of shoes or a favorite handbag, extending that item’s life, rather than replacing it.

  • Jul 19, 2010

Kenmore man hopes his business goes Plum Crazy

Cousins Tim and Duncan Starostka share what might seem a somewhat different passion considering they are young gentlemen, ages 12 and 14, respectively.

  • Jul 5, 2010

Locals make King County’s 2010 Best Workplaces for Recycling and Waste Reduction list

King County’s Solid Waste Division has named 75 local companies — including Northshore's AMEC Earth & Environmental Inc., city of Bothell, In Harmony Sustainable Landscapes, Bastyr University and the Northshore Utility District — to its 2010 Best Workplaces for Recycling and Waste Reduction list.

  • Jun 30, 2010

UW-Bothell MBA programs honor Juan Camilo Gomez as Professor of the Year

The University of Washington, Bothell MBA (master of business administration) programs announce Juan Camilo Gomez, Ph.D., as the 2010 MBA Professor of the Year. Gomez,… Continue reading

  • Jun 30, 2010

Inglemoor grads open entertainment, ribs businesses

Inglemoor High graduates Aaron Gazes and Trace Bartoli are co-owners of 206 Entertainment, a music-production and recording studio located within walking distance of Inglemoor.According to… Continue reading

  • Jun 24, 2010

UW-Bothell honors Boody as the 2010 Distinguished MBA Alumnus of the Year

The University of Washington, Bothell master of business administration (MBA) programs announce Chris Boody as the 2010 Distinguished MBA Alumnus of the Year.Boody is the… Continue reading

  • Jun 23, 2010

Homemade is key for new Carousel Cafe in Bothell

Kathy Marlowe stops an interview to greet customers at the door and explain to the new visitors that the ice cream, the doughnuts, even the waffle cones on display at Bothell’s new Carousel Cafe and Ice Cream are made fresh, right on the premises.

  • Jun 14, 2010

Bothell Chamber announces new home for networking breakfasts

The Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce has announced a new location for its networking breakfasts, held the fourth Tuesday of every other month.The new spot… Continue reading

  • Jun 14, 2010

Stopping stroke is one goal of Bothell’s Pacific Vascular

According to the American Heart Association, about 75 percent of strokes happen without the victims feeling any prior symptoms or warning signs.

  • May 31, 2010

Kenmore Village deal extended through 2014

As widely expected, Kenmore City Council has approved extending the development contract for the delayed Kenmore Village mixed-use construction project.

  • May 31, 2010

Bothell Chamber of Commerce members hear of education/economy links

First, the good news. According to State Sen. Rosemary McAuliffe, D-Bothell, local economic development is alive and well as witnessed by Bothell’s recent progress on the long-planned Crossroads project.

  • May 18, 2010

Bothell’s Burnell releases ‘A Path to Financial Peace of Mind’

Dwayne Burnell, a local Bothell businessman, published his first written work this year,"A Path to Financial Peace of Mind." It challenges the status quo of… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2010