Business

Katalyst Fitness opens in Kirkland

The new location has space to handle up to 700 electrical muscle stimulation sessions per week.

  • Oct 24, 2018
Pickles Playland barks into Kirkland

Pickles Playland barks into Kirkland

Small dogs daycare will full open on Oct. 20.

Pickles Playland barks into Kirkland
Bret Chatalas, co-owner of Cactus Restaurants, receives the EnviroStar certificate of recognition. Cactus’s six locations are all working toward following environmentally-friendly practices. Photo courtesy of Kirkland Conserves Facebook.

Kirkland businesses recognized in first year of Washington’s Green Business Program

Local businesses earn EnviroStars recognition by taking steps to green their facilities.

Bret Chatalas, co-owner of Cactus Restaurants, receives the EnviroStar certificate of recognition. Cactus’s six locations are all working toward following environmentally-friendly practices. Photo courtesy of Kirkland Conserves Facebook.

Fall housing market shifts, but still seller’s market

Real estate snapshot for Kirkland

  • Oct 12, 2018
Core Hero hard cider sorbet takes off in Kirkland

Core Hero hard cider sorbet takes off in Kirkland

A former Kirkland resident is making hard cider sorbet, which was picked up by Whole Foods and PCC.

Core Hero hard cider sorbet takes off in Kirkland
Burger Addict opens in Kirkland

Burger Addict opens in Kirkland

The restaurant is the second location for the local burger joint.

Burger Addict opens in Kirkland
Office space is still tight on the Eastside

Office space is still tight on the Eastside

That hasn’t stopped Google and Facebook from looking to expand.

Office space is still tight on the Eastside
Whole Foods, Grocery Outlet now open in Kirkland

Whole Foods, Grocery Outlet now open in Kirkland

Two new grocers have opened in Kirkland in both the north and south ends of the city.

  • Aug 27, 2018
Whole Foods, Grocery Outlet now open in Kirkland
Select Gourmet Foods hopes to reopen by summer’s end

Select Gourmet Foods hopes to reopen by summer’s end

The butcher’s shop took damage from a fire last August but the owners are hoping to make a comeback.

Select Gourmet Foods hopes to reopen by summer’s end
Amanda and Kevin Kearney opened the Guest House Restaurant in Kenmore earlier this year. Aaron Kunkler/Staff photo

Guest House gives Kenmore locals another eatery option

The restaurant is located just north of St. Edward State Park in south Kenmore.

Amanda and Kevin Kearney opened the Guest House Restaurant in Kenmore earlier this year. Aaron Kunkler/Staff photo
Theater announced for Totem Lake development

Theater announced for Totem Lake development

The theater tenant for The Village at Totem Lake has been announced.

Theater announced for Totem Lake development
CitySurf pop-up pool could open this summer on Eastside

CitySurf pop-up pool could open this summer on Eastside

A Sammamish couple hopes to break ground on a permanent indoor surf facility later this year.

CitySurf pop-up pool could open this summer on Eastside

Real estate embraces the digital era in creative ways

Kirkland’s MainStreet Property Group’s Junction Apartments in downtown Bothell topic of discussion at recent real estate symposium.

  • Jun 12, 2018
Two wineries move in with Teatro ZinZanni

Two wineries move in with Teatro ZinZanni

Two local wineries will be sharing the old Redhook brewery in Woodinville with Teatro ZinZanni.

Two wineries move in with Teatro ZinZanni
Sound Publishing appoints new president and vice president

Sound Publishing appoints new president and vice president

Josh O’Connor is the new president and publisher while Terry Ward is the new vice president.

  • May 19, 2018
Sound Publishing appoints new president and vice president
Business community, city leaders celebrate Ford of Kirkland grand reopening
Business community, city leaders celebrate Ford of Kirkland grand reopening
Everyday Athlete’s new location is at 264 Central Way. Photos courtesy of Everyday Athlete

Kirkland sports apparel store moves downtown

Everyday Athlete sees community support after a big move from Juanita.

Everyday Athlete’s new location is at 264 Central Way. Photos courtesy of Everyday Athlete
Seattle head tax worries Eastside business organizations

Seattle head tax worries Eastside business organizations

Seattle has passed a head tax to help fund homelessness services.

Seattle head tax worries Eastside business organizations
Office space is tight all across the Eastside

Office space is tight all across the Eastside

The Broderick Group released a report detailing low office vacancy rates across Eastside cities.

Office space is tight all across the Eastside
Pot sales going strong in Kirkland

Pot sales going strong in Kirkland

Kirkland’s Higher Leaf brought in $8.5 million between October 2016 and and the following Halloween.

Pot sales going strong in Kirkland