Business

Hodgson/Meyers adds Coats, Wagner

Kirkland-based Hodgson/Meyers has added Robert Coats as Senior Search Strategist and Liz Wagner as Social Media Specialist.Coats has more than 13 years of internet industry… Continue reading

  • Sep 15, 2009
New owner Jesus Acosta

Calabria makes major changes under new management

For Jesus Acosta, the past six months have held many changes.

New owner Jesus Acosta
Google opened one of its three office buildings in a new Kirkland complex on 6th Street South Monday morning. The complex holds 195
Google opened one of its three office buildings in a new Kirkland complex on 6th Street South Monday morning. The complex holds 195
Jeff Babcock recently opened a new Zoka coffee house in downtown Kirkland.
Jeff Babcock recently opened a new Zoka coffee house in downtown Kirkland.

FundBunch launches new fundraising Web site

Kirkland resident Scott Neilson recently

  • Aug 25, 2009

Allyis, Inc. ranked fastest-growing company

Inc. magazine recently ranked Kirkland-based Allyis, Inc. No. 2402 on its third annual Inc. 5000,

  • Aug 25, 2009

Wells Fargo names two Kirkland store managers

Wells Fargo has named two new managers for its Kirkland banking stores. Edwin Feng, district manager for Wells Fargo’s Eastside district, made the announcement.Mohammed Hyder,… Continue reading

  • Aug 17, 2009
David Burton makes ice cream in Kirkland's Starry Nights Catering kitchen.

You’ve never screamed louder for Burton Brother Ice Cream

David Burton has a motto for the homemade ice cream he and wife Dede prepare, one six-quart batch at a time: extra rich with intense flavor.

David Burton makes ice cream in Kirkland's Starry Nights Catering kitchen.

A dozen Kirkland companies named best in recycling

King County’s Solid Waste Division has named 65 companies for the third-annual Best Workplaces for Recycling & Waste Reduction list, including 12 Kirkland companies.

  • Aug 6, 2009

65 make Top Doc list at Evergreen Hospital

Sixty-five Evergreen Hospital Medical Center physicians were recently named “Top Docs”

  • Aug 6, 2009

Evergreen maternity receives five stars

Evergreen Hospital Medical Center was recently recognized as a top Maternity Care hospital for the sixth consecutive year by HealthGrades. Only 218 hospitals in the… Continue reading

  • Aug 6, 2009
Chalet Cadeau Gifts store owner Wendy Marshall shows off her new Christmas store that just opened this week on Central Way

It’s Christmas all year at new Chalet Cadeau store

Each time Wendy Marshall towed a dolly packed with ornaments, display trees and other holiday knickknacks down Central Way, she couldn't believe she had so… Continue reading

Chalet Cadeau Gifts store owner Wendy Marshall shows off her new Christmas store that just opened this week on Central Way
Aerojet Business Development Manager Olwen Morgan

Aerojet launches giant leaps for mankind

Exactly 40 years after Apollo 11 touched down on the moon's surface, Jon Schierberl runs his

Aerojet Business Development Manager Olwen Morgan

Honda of Kirkland named best in recycling

King County’s Solid

  • Aug 1, 2009
Pat Pope will close the doors of the Anitque Mart of Kirkland for the last time in September as the 26-year-old business holds it's final sales.

Antique Mart of Kirkland to close in September

For more than a quarter of a century the Antique Mart of Kirkland has been a center piece for the downtown area. It one of… Continue reading

Pat Pope will close the doors of the Anitque Mart of Kirkland for the last time in September as the 26-year-old business holds it's final sales.

Column| Discover consignment stores in downtown Kirkland

In this fickle economy, more shoppers have discovered the financial benefits and fun of shopping at consignment stores.

Vonua clothing company gives back to local non-profits

Kirkland-based clothing company Vonua will give 10 percent of its first month's sales to Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission on Aug. 15. Vonua founder Andrew Jenkins will present the check to the mission in person.

  • Jul 21, 2009

Column| Seven reasons to shop in Kirkland

At a time when you have more choices of where to shop than ever before, it’s more important – and more beneficial

Employee Kim Roehol waits for another thirsty patron at the Cloud Nine Espresso Stand
Employee Kim Roehol waits for another thirsty patron at the Cloud Nine Espresso Stand

COLUMN| Hold on to some green with all-new Honda Insight

At the turn of the century when Honda introduced the first generation Insight, I found the hybrid to be an odd-shaped vehicle with seating for… Continue reading