Business

An indoor scooter park in Redmond? It’s coming soon

While skateboards and longboards have often been the platform of choice for athletes looking to test their mettle off the beaten path of team sports,… Continue reading

Chamber after-hours event set for July 20 at VW of Kirkland

The Kirkland Chamber of Commerce and Volkswagen of Kirkland are hosting a Business After Hours Thursday at 5:30 p.m. on July 20 for the local… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2017

Kirkland business owner offers kids a chance to ‘Stand for a Cause’

A local business owner is helping the community beat the heat this summer while raising money for numerous charities through the Lemonade Stand for a… Continue reading

Kirkland locals add a fresh taste

Kirkland will welcome a new brewery in the Totem Lake neighborhood with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday. Maelstrom Brewery will open at 3 p.m.… Continue reading

  • Jul 12, 2017

Local industrial facilities honored for environmental compliance in 2016

Business practices that support a vibrant economy while protecting regional water quality earned environmental awards for 76 local industrial facilities from King County’s Industrial Waste… Continue reading

  • Jul 11, 2017

Kirkland resident opens Executive Care to offer quality care for seniors and others

Eastsiders looking for home care services have one more option after Executive Care opened in Bothell last month. Kirkland resident Aarti Bindlish is the owner… Continue reading

Kirkland facility merges working with parenting

Having children in a family with two working parents — it’s a struggle with which many Eastside families are familiar. The decision between whether to… Continue reading

Kirkland Academy of Music and Performance to remain in Totem Lake

The Kirkland Academy of Music and Performance (KAMP) is staying in Kirkland for the forseeable future. In a May article published in the Reporter, executive… Continue reading

Chamber business luncheon to discuss mental health

The Greater Kirkland Chamber of Commerce is holding its next monthly Business Luncheons event from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. on Thursday at the Woodmark… Continue reading

  • Jul 5, 2017

Chick-fil-A at Totem Lake to open in August

Chick-fil-A, Inc. has selected Derek Schiefer as the local franchise owner of the first Chick-fil-A restaurant in Kirkland, which is slated to open for business… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2017

Businesses partner to create ‘geek paradise’ in Kirkland

Some Kirkland business owners have built what they’re calling a “geek paradise” inside an unsuspecting office building in Totem Lake. Athena and Evan Louscher, owners… Continue reading

New lemonade shop set to wow customers in downtown Kirkland

Visitors to Marina Park now have a new option for cooling off on a hot summer day. Wow Wow Hawaiian Lemonade, which some may remember… Continue reading

Stewart’s CMIT Solutions receives Franchise of the Year award

Dallas Stewart, president of CMIT Solutions in Kirkland, Bellevue and Redmond won the Franchise of the Year award at the company’s recent annual convention and… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2017

Kirkland’s Scott named WSAE executive of the year and president and CEO of WSCPA

Long-time Kirkland resident Kimberly D. Scott, CAE, has been named Association Executive of the Year by the Washington Society of Association Executives (WSAE). This is… Continue reading

  • Jun 5, 2017

Stemmery offers subscription service for flower deliveries in Kirkland

The Stemmery, a floral subscription delivery service that brings flowers to doorsteps, has launched for residential and commercial clients in Kirkland, Bellevue and Seattle. According… Continue reading

  • May 22, 2017

Kid-oriented business owners raise concern about availability of large indoor spaces

Given the long rainy seasons typical of the Puget Sound region, one would think that large indoor spaces for kids to explore musical and theatrical… Continue reading

Ben Kinney real estate agents and associates participate in Keller Williams day of service

Ben Kinney offices throughout the Pacific Northwest, including in Keller Williams in Kirkland, participated in the annual Keller Williams Realty annual day of service on… Continue reading

  • May 12, 2017

New restaurant coming to Carillon Point

Carillon Point employees and visitors will have a new dining option starting Monday. Carillon Kitchen will offer a full menu of items for breakfast, lunch… Continue reading

Emerald Heights partners with EvergreenHealth for health services

In an effort to take their services to the next level for their residents, the Emerald Heights retirement community in Redmond has partnered with Kirkland-based… Continue reading

Jeppesen is new vice president of EvergreenHealth Medical Group, Primary Care

EvergreenHealth has announce the appointment of Linda Jeppesen as its new vice president of EvergreenHealth Medical Group (EHMG), Primary Care. Jeppesen, a long-time Pacific Northwest… Continue reading

  • Apr 11, 2017