Business

State’s economy loses jobs in February; unemployment rate stays at 4.5 percent

Washington’s economy lost 8,700 jobs in February and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for February was 4.5 percent, according to the Employment Security… Continue reading

  • Mar 20, 2019

 

3No Networking mixer returns to Vinifera Wine Bar & Bistro on Thursday, March 21

Business leaders and guests are invited to a 3No Networking mixer at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 21, at Vinifera Wine Bar & Bistro, 18 Auburn… Continue reading

  • Mar 18, 2019

 

ADA presents St. Paddy’s Day Pub Crawl

Celebration at downtown locations

  • Mar 14, 2019

 

Journey for women entrepreneurs full of risk, determination and support

Women-owned small businesses rise in Washington state

  • Mar 14, 2019

3No Networking mixer visits Mod Pizza at Lakeland Hills on Thursday, March 14

Business leaders and guests are invited to a 3No Networking mixer at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 14, at Mod Pizza, 7060 Lakeland Hills Way, Auburn.… Continue reading

  • Mar 10, 2019

Strong payroll hiring continues into January

Monthly report: Washington adds 12,300 jobs; unemployment rate at 4.5 percent

  • Mar 6, 2019
Microsoft has expanded their AccountGuard service to 12 new European Countries. Yellow: European countries already protected. Blue: European countries now protected. (Source: Wikimedia Commons)

Microsoft warns of hacking ahead of elections

Launching defense services in Europe.

Microsoft has expanded their AccountGuard service to 12 new European Countries. Yellow: European countries already protected. Blue: European countries now protected. (Source: Wikimedia Commons)

City offering free Innovation Partnership Zone classes

The city of Auburn Economic Development Department offers free Innovation Partnership Zone (IPZ) classes to those looking to jump-start their business. Auburn’s IPZ is an… Continue reading

  • Feb 27, 2019

3No Networking mixer comes to Geaux Brewing on Thursday, Feb. 27

Business leaders and guests are invited to a 3No Networking mixer at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, at Geaux Brewing, 425 E. Main St., Auburn.… Continue reading

  • Feb 27, 2019

Two Payless ShoeSource stores in Auburn to close when company folds

Payless ShoeSource last Friday announced plans to shutter its 2,100 remaining stores in the U.S. and Puerto Rico, including the stores at 1215 Auburn Way… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2019
COURTESY PHOTO, BNSF

BNSF plans $175 million capital program in Washington for 2019

BNSF (Burlington Northern Santa Fe) Railway Company plans to invest about $175 million in Washington this year as part of the railroad’s capital expenditure program.… Continue reading

  • Feb 22, 2019
COURTESY PHOTO, BNSF

Praerit Garg joins Smartsheet as CTO

Bellevue-based company employs 760 people

Muckleshoot Tribe to add conference center, more gaming space and amenities to casino

Tribe expects to complete latest project in early 2020

  • Feb 21, 2019

3No Networking mixer comes to the Clarion Inn on Thursday, Feb. 21

Business leaders and guests are invited to a 3No Networking mixer at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, at the Clarion Inn, 9 16th St. NW,… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2019

FieldhouseUSA to join the Outlet Collection

Indoor complex expected to open in early 2020

  • Feb 20, 2019

Property taxes to drop 11.4 percent in Auburn for 2019

Taxes will go down for some, up for others; overall, taxes will fall in King County by an average of 1 percent

  • Feb 14, 2019

Fred Meyer, QFC stores in the Puget Sound limit hours

Stores in the region will close tonight at 7, reopen at 8 Sunday morning

  • Feb 11, 2019

America is heading down the wrong track | Don Brunell

The push to replace entrepreneurs with bureaucrats is puzzling.

  • Feb 11, 2019

OfferUp founder Nick Huzar makes customer safety a core pillar

Bellevue-based CEO wanted a simpler solution to his own problems

Don’t get ‘reeled in’ by Auburn-based online fishing company

BBB investigates numerous customer complaints

  • Feb 9, 2019