Business

Olive Garden makes a difference fighting hunger in Kent and Auburn communities

For the Reporter According to Feeding America, one in eight Americans are food insecure. That’s just one of the reasons why Olive Garden has a… Continue reading

  • Dec 14, 2017

 

Award-winning team: From left, Open Doors for Multicultural Families’ Evelyn Guerra, co-president of the board; Cilia Jurdy, assistant; Ros Damm, co-president of the board; and Ginger Kwan, executive director. COURTESY, Kelly Robins Photo

Open Doors for Multicultural Families receives $50,000 through BECU’s People Helping People Awards

Nonprofits honored for making a difference in the community

  • Dec 14, 2017

 

3No Networking mixer comes to the Auburn Area Chamber of Commerce on Thursday

Business leaders and guests are invited to the 3No Networking gathering at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Auburn Area Chamber of Commerce, 420 E. Main… Continue reading

  • Dec 13, 2017

 

Liberty Tax Service hosts job fair and open house in Auburn on Saturday

Liberty Tax Service hosts an open house on Saturday, Dec. 16, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at its office, 901-B Auburn Way N. The… Continue reading

  • Dec 13, 2017

Jacksons Food Stores join Washington fight against domestic violence

Jacksons Food Stores and the Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence recently launched the Give the Gift of Peace campaign, a holiday season effort that… Continue reading

  • Dec 11, 2017

New unemployment tax rates released; 81 percent of employers will have the same tax rate or lower

For the Reporter The Employment Security Department has issued 2018 tax rate notices to employers and updated its website with new information. Tax rates in… Continue reading

  • Dec 7, 2017

‘Gym on wheels’ brings flexible fitness to customers

Local man’s company equips van to go just about anywhere

3No Networking mixer comes to Vinifera Bistro on Thursday

Business leaders and guests are invited to the 3No Networking gathering at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Vinifera Bistro, 18 Auburn Way S. The informal mixer… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2017

Valley Cities Behavioral Health Care Job Fair is Dec. 9

Valley Cities Behavioral Health Care offers a job fair on Dec. 9 for a variety of positions throughout King County within the health care industry.… Continue reading

  • Dec 1, 2017

Microsoft announces massive expansion to Redmond campus

Microsoft announced Tuesday that it will begin construction on a massive overhaul and expansion of its facilities in Redmond. Microsoft, which settled in the city… Continue reading

3No Networking mixer comes to Umpqua Bank on Thursday

Business leaders and guests are invited to the 3No Networking gathering at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Umpqua Bank, 1261 Auburn Way N. The informal mixer… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2017

Inslee to speak at South Sound Chambers of Commerce Legislative Coalition Breakfast

Gov. Jay Inslee is the keynote speaker at the South Sound Chambers of Commerce Legislative Coalition Breakfast on Tuesday, Dec. 12 at Emerald Downs. The… Continue reading

  • Nov 27, 2017

Auburn Food Bank donations matched dollar-for-dollar

Sound Publishing and Coastal Farm and Ranch helping feed hungry families

  • Nov 27, 2017

Auburn’s Schilling Cider is up for business award

AWB to honor employers for innovation, community involvement and environmental stewardship Nov. 29

  • Nov 21, 2017

Camas papermill may be harbinger | Brunell

Editor’s note: In 1978, I was hired by Crown Zellerbach. Part of my responsibility was to help with the permitting, incentives and public support for… Continue reading

Chief economist meets with South King County community leaders

Economist Steve Lerch discussed opportunities, challenges and expectations for the state’s economy at King County Councilmember Pete von Reichbauer’s monthly “Good Eggs” breakfast meeting. South… Continue reading

  • Nov 15, 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 15, 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 15, 2017

3No Networking mixer comes to Bourbon Jacks n Thursday

Business leaders and guests are invited to the 3No Networking gathering at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Bourbon Jacks, 2425 Auburn Way N. The informal mixer… Continue reading

  • Nov 15, 2017

Banking, marketing experts join business center at Green River College

Taryn Hornby, a former executive in the banking industry, has joined the Washington Small Business Development Center at Green River College to provide one-to-one, confidential,… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017