Business

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

Totem Lake Children’s Academy in Kirkland celebrates opening with ribbon cutting

The Totem Lake Children’s Academy in Kirkland celebrated the end of eight months of construction as well as opening its doors to the public for… Continue reading

  • Apr 10, 2017

EvergreenHealth adds Dr. Peter Nora to Spine and Neurosurgical Care

EvergreenHealth has announced the addition of neurosurgeon Dr. Peter Nora to EvergreenHealth Spine and Neurosurgical Care. Nora is one of the region’s leading specialists in… Continue reading

  • Apr 6, 2017

Kirkland store launches Kickstarter campaign to renovate gaming space

Kirkland’s Games and Gizmos wants to make its gaming space into something epic. “Our store is more than just retail,” Athena Louscher, who co-owns the… Continue reading

Kirkland Urban update: Businesses to start opening in early 2019

Phase one of the construction of Kirkland Urban is going forward on schedule following the groundbreaking last fall. Last week, DBM Contractors announced it has… Continue reading

Dub Pub in Kirkland celebrates new ownership

The new owners of the Dub Pub celebrated their acquisition with a ribbon cutting on Thursday in the Totem Lake neighborhood of Kirkland. Lee Dumas… Continue reading

  • Mar 31, 2017

Village at Totem Lake update: Trader Joe’s, Wells Fargo to relocate this summer

CenterCal is moving right along with the construction of the Village at Totem Lake, with some retail tenants set to open their new locations this… Continue reading

Skymania Trampolines in Kirkland to close

SkyMania Trampolines in Kirkland has announced that its last day of regular operations will be April 16. The building that SkyMania Trampolines leases has been… Continue reading

  • Mar 30, 2017