Rodriguez is the new master chef at Trotter’s

• Ernesto Rodriguez is the new master chef at Trotter’s Family Restaurant, 825 Harvey Road, Auburn.

  • Dec 29, 2008

HCC helps people get back to work

Highline Community College can offer immediate help for workers displaced amid the current economic troubles.The Worker Retraining program helps people who are unemployed or facing… Continue reading

  • Dec 29, 2008

Web scam targets the unemployed

Filing for unemployment online? Beware of a consumer scam that preys on unemployed workers by offering to help file their claim – for a fee.That’s… Continue reading

  • Dec 19, 2008

Auburn Reporter Business Briefs | Dec. 17

• Glenn Jenkins is expanding his presence in downtown Auburn with the opening of MAC,TOO at 123 E. Main St. The store carries infant and nursery accessories, wall art, statues, home decor, gift items and greeting cards. MAC,TOO is named after Jenkins’ other store next door, Mercantile Antiques

  • Dec 16, 2008

Glad tidings: Unemployment taxes to decrease for many workers in ’09

For the first time ever, more than half of all Washington employers will be in the lowest unemployment-insurance tax bracket in 2009, with tax savings… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2008

To Scratch or not to Scratch? Lotto tickets a fun gift, but not for minors

The Evergreen Council on Problem Gambling (ECPG), Washington's Lottery, and Washington State Division of Alcohol and Substance Abuse are joining together to warn parents and… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2008

Ace Hardware returns to Auburn

• Ace Hardware has returned to Auburn. The new Ace/Agrishop store officially opened its doors Nov. 28 at 308 W. Main St.

  • Dec 11, 2008

Qualification, documentation and patience: 3 things you need when applying for unemployment

With the slumping economy and frequent news about layoffs, employees at the state Employment Security Department are working hard to keep up with new claims… Continue reading

  • Dec 11, 2008

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  • Dec 9, 2008

Businesses beware of vanity awards

Your Better Business Bureau warns that the U.S. Local Business Association might be misleading businesses who receive their awards.U.S. Local Business Association also known as… Continue reading

  • Dec 9, 2008

Auburn Reporter Business Briefs | Nov. 29

• Victoria Marie Jewelers, 402 E. Main St., Auburn, is holding its annual open house from 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 5-6. A portion of the proceeds from any sales during the open house will benefit Lions 4 Kids, a local charity that provides clothing and personal items for needy children in the community. For more information, visit

  • Dec 1, 2008

Solei Day Spa opens in Auburn | Business Briefs

• Solei Day Spa now is open in Lakeland Hills at 1418 Lake Tapps Parkway E, Suite C104, Auburn.

  • Nov 25, 2008

SoCoCulture urges residents to celebrate locally

As part of a county-wide movement to encourage local, sustainable holiday celebrations this year, (the South King County Cultural Coalition) has joined County Executive… Continue reading

  • Nov 25, 2008

Strategist: Country will recover from economic woes

The country is in a "nasty recession," but will come out of it probably stronger, a national economist told attendees at the Bellevue Chamber of… Continue reading

  • Nov 21, 2008

Auburn Reporter Business Briefs | Nov. 15

• E.M. Aesthetics, 820 Harvey Road, Suite A, is having a grand opening on Monday from 5-7 p.m. There will be opportunities to win a free massage, facial, microdermabrasion session and more. For more information, call 253-735-0995 or visit

  • Nov 14, 2008

Now open

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  • Nov 14, 2008

Want to buy tickets to the Obama inauguration? Let the buyer beware

A record number of Americans want to be a part of history and attend the inauguration of President-elect Barack Obama but, unfortunately, only 250,000 tickets… Continue reading

  • Nov 13, 2008

Auburn Reporter Business Briefs | Nov. 12

• Logo Girlz And A Whole Lot More has opened at 721 Auburn Way N., formerly the location of Weaver’s Appliances.

  • Nov 11, 2008