Business

AAA and MAPFRE Insurance offer signal-blocking cellphone bags

The state’s new Distracted Driving law went into effect on July 23, but as you’ve probably noticed, it can be hard to stop the urge… Continue reading

  • Aug 30, 2017

Reminder: Aug. 31 is deadline to nominate Washington companies for state honor

People have until the Aug. 31 deadline to nominate a Washington company for a 2017 Corporations for Communities Award. Nomination forms can be found at… Continue reading

  • Aug 28, 2017

3No Networking mixer series comes to Vinifera Bistro on Aug. 24

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

  • Aug 23, 2017

Ford Driving Skills for Life brings free, hands-on training event to Emerald Downs

The Ford Driving Skills for Life safety program, on its 13th national tour, makes a stop Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 26-27 at Emerald Downs, 2300… Continue reading

  • Aug 23, 2017

Tourism board launches new website

The City of Auburn Tourism Board has launched a new website, exploreauburn.com, to promote the great things for locals and visitors alike to do in… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2017

3No Networking mixer series visits Quality Inn on Aug. 17

Business leaders and guests are invited to the 3No Networking gathering at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Quality Inn, 415 Ellington Road, Pacific. The informal mixer… Continue reading

  • Aug 16, 2017

Record low unemployment continues in Washington

Washington’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate clocked in at 4.5 percent for the third consecutive month in July, according to the state Employment Security Department. “The… Continue reading

  • Aug 16, 2017

Brown Bear Car Wash celebrates 60th anniversary with free ‘Beary Clean’ car washes on Aug. 24

Brown Bear Car Wash celebrates its 60th anniversary on Thursday, Aug. 24, by offering free “Beary Clean” car washes at 24 tunnel wash locations from… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2017

Spunky Monkey celebrates 20th anniversary with a bash on Sunday

The Spunky Monkey’s 20th anniversary Beer Garden Beach Party celebration is Sunday, Aug. 13, from 2 to 8 p.m. The restaurant, 124 Second St. SE,… Continue reading

  • Aug 10, 2017

Good Samaritan Hospital recognized as one of best hospitals in Seattle metro, state by U.S. News and World Report

MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital in Puyallup earned a spot on the 2017-2018 U.S. News and World Report “Best Hospital” list within the state of Washington,… Continue reading

  • Aug 10, 2017

Summer doldrums for home sales not happening around Western Washington

New figures from Kirkland-based Northwest Multiple Listing Service indicate home sales and prices, like July’s temperatures, sizzled. Prices area-wide rose slightly more than 9 percent… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2017

3No Networking mixer series visits Small Business Incubator on Aug. 10

Business leaders and guests are invited to the 3No Networking gathering at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the City of Auburn Small Business Incubator, 110 2nd… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2017

State Fair hosts job fair to fill hundreds of positions

The Washington State Fair is looking to fill hundreds of positions for its Sept. 1-24 run at the Puyallup Fairgrounds. Apply in person for seasonal… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2017

King County’s Industrial Waste Program awards Auburn’s Tri-Way Industries Inc.

King County’s Industrial Waste Program recently honored Auburn’s Tri-Way Industries Inc., with the Commitment-to-Compliance Award for meeting permit requirements every month for five consecutive years… Continue reading

  • Aug 6, 2017

3No Networking mixer series comes to Geaux Brewing

Business leaders and guests are invited to the 3No Networking gathering at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Geaux Brewing, 425 E. Main St, Auburn. The informal… Continue reading

  • Aug 2, 2017

Small-scale producers wanted to supply emerging south end farmers markets

Molokai spinach, white okra, gbogname eggplant and bitter melons are all vegetables in high demand by South King County’s international communities. Unfortunately, they are not… Continue reading

  • Aug 1, 2017

UW Medicine, MultiCare Health System form new alliance

UW Medicine and MultiCare Health System have formed a new alliance that will expand access to high-quality health care and allow the two organizations to… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2017

Treehouse seeks community organizations to host back-to-school drives to benefit foster children

The Paramount Hotel will donate backpacks to Treehouse, the Seattle-based nonprofit which gives youth in foster care a childhood and a future, as part of… Continue reading

  • Jul 28, 2017

Skip the Line this summer at DOL, renew online | VIDEO

Summer is a busy time at Department of Licensing (DOL) licensing service offices (LSOs), especially in densely populated locations such as Seattle where customer wait… Continue reading

  • Jul 27, 2017

Amazon to hire 50,000 for warehouse jobs across U.S., including Kent

Seattle-based Amazon announced on Wednesday it has more than 50,000 jobs available to fill across its U.S. fulfillment center network, including hundreds of jobs in… Continue reading