Business

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
Trillium Employment Services celebrated the move to its new location at 201 Auburn Way N.

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  • Dec 9, 2008
Trillium Employment Services celebrated the move to its new location at 201 Auburn Way N.

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
NOW OPEN: Logo Girlz And A Whole Lot More recently had its ribbon cutting.  Joining Auburn Mayor Pete Lewis and Auburn Area Chamber members were Carla Accettola

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 www.lions4kids.com.

  • Dec 1, 2008
NOW OPEN: Logo Girlz And A Whole Lot More recently had its ribbon cutting.  Joining Auburn Mayor Pete Lewis and Auburn Area Chamber members were Carla Accettola
Jennifer Shires is the talent behind Solei Day Spa.

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
Jennifer Shires is the talent behind Solei Day Spa.

SoCoCulture urges residents to celebrate locally

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

  • Nov 25, 2008
Joseph Quinlan

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
Joseph Quinlan

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 www.emaesthetics.com.

  • Nov 14, 2008
Pizza From Paradize recently celebrated the opening of its second location

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  • Nov 14, 2008
Pizza From Paradize recently celebrated the opening of its second location

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

Burton inducted into DECA shrine

Jim Burton, retired Auburn High School marketing instructor and DECA advisor, recently was inducted into the Washington DECA Hall of Fame at the annual statewide DECA leadership conference.

  • Nov 10, 2008

Auburn Reporter Business Briefs | Nov. 1

• Anytime Fitness, 602 Auburn Way S. – a 24-hour center – is scheduled to open Nov. 15 under owners Grant and Cathy Pritchard.

  • Oct 31, 2008
Ronnie Roberts keeps serving up tasty treats at his store.

Changes prove sweet at Gosanko’s in Auburn

Ronnie Roberts, owner of Gosanko Chocolate Art on A Street Southeast, talks about some of the recent changes to his establishment.

  • Oct 21, 2008
Ronnie Roberts keeps serving up tasty treats at his store.

Auburn Reporter Business Briefs | Oct. 18

• Auburn Sports and Marine, located at 810 Auburn Way N., is the newest addition to the North River Boats’ independent dealer network.

  • Oct 20, 2008
Employees and owners of Sisson Press joined Auburn Area Chamber of Commerce representatives and Mayor Pete Lewis in celebrating the opening of the business

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  • Oct 17, 2008
Employees and owners of Sisson Press joined Auburn Area Chamber of Commerce representatives and Mayor Pete Lewis in celebrating the opening of the business

Business leaders urge going ‘green’ at Auburn Sustainability Fair

Now is the time for businesses to go green and foster ways to employ sustainability practices and strategies. So said industry experts at the recent Sustainability Fair at the Corporate Express and Coastwide Laboratories Facility in Auburn. The educational seminar helped organizations define strategies and share best practices to build an environmentally, economically and socially sustainable future.

  • Oct 7, 2008