Business

New EvergreenHealth contract settlement brings wage increase to Kirkland Hospital

Using their strength as members of SEIU Healthcare 1199 Northwest, more than 1,000 nursing assistants, social workers, chaplains, dietary and housekeeping staff, and more have… Continue reading

  • Aug 29, 2017

Local high school students earn scholarships from Washington Bankers Association

In July, the Washington Bankers Association (WBA) announced the recipients of its Bankers’ Legacy Scholarship. Since 2008, the WBA has extended a scholarship to children… Continue reading

  • Aug 24, 2017

Nytec hosts the NXP’s Smarter World Tour Truck showcasing the latest IoT tech

Nytec is throwing a networking event to show how they created the world’s first mass implemented, consumer based IoT platform in the hospitality industry and… Continue reading

  • Aug 23, 2017

Washington accepts final nominations for 2017 Corporations for Communities Award

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 23, 2017

Columbia Pacific Advisors announced sale of Talyst Systems, LLC

Columbia Pacific Advisors, a Seattle alternative investment firm, announced this month the sale of Talyst Systems, LLC, a market leader in pharmacy automation solutions based… Continue reading

  • Aug 21, 2017

Totem Lake Food Store Expands Reach with U-Haul Dealership

U-Haul Company of Washington announced last week that Totem Lake Food Store has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the Kirkland community.… Continue reading

  • Aug 21, 2017

Ribbon cutting celebrates The Mine

Mayor Amy Walen will attend a ribbon cutting ceremony for The Mine, a home furnishing business, on Aug. 24 at 5:30 p.m. The event is… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2017

New Indigo clinic in Totem Lake offers streamlined services for patients

MultiCare Health System opened its 12th Indigo urgent care clinic in hopes to connect with and offer medical aid to the Kirkland community. Kirkland’s Indigo… Continue reading

Chick-fil-A opens in Kirkland Thursday

First 100 to campout Wednesday win free Chick-fil-A for a year

Phishing scam targeting Washington businesses

The Washington Department of Revenue is warning businesses to be aware of an email phishing scam targeting Washington state businesses. The scammers are sending emails… Continue reading

  • Jul 26, 2017

East King County Career Fair set for July 28

The public is invited to attend the East King County Career Fair from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Friday at the Embassy Suites Bellevue, 3225 158th… Continue reading

  • Jul 26, 2017

Freiheit & Ho Architects New Hires

In Kirkland, Freiheit & Ho Architects hired Lena Shulman as marketing coordinator, Julia Oddonetto as an interior designer, Kelly Brainerd as an interior designer, Angel… Continue reading

  • Jul 24, 2017

Nominations open for King County Executive’s Small Business Awards

Small businesses are the lifeblood of our economy. In Washington, small businesses employ 1.3 million people and generate millions of dollars of economic activity that… Continue reading

  • Jul 24, 2017

Software company gives back to Kirkland

Tableau Software opened a call for proposals for their Community Grants Program in Kirkland and invites the community to submit a proposal to help them… Continue reading

  • Jul 24, 2017

New Kirkland brewery a lifelong dream for owners

Beer aficionados in Kirkland can rejoice; a new addition has moved to town. Maelstrom Brewing Company officially opened to the public on July 13 in… Continue reading

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