Business

Downtown group promoting donations, tax credit

The Downtown Issaquah Association is encouraging merchants to donate to the organization and receive a 75 percent tax credit on their state B&O tax. The credit is part of the Washington State Main Street Tax Incentive Program.

  • May 29, 2014

Accounting program to host industry leaders at end-of-year event

The Bellevue College accounting program will host industry leaders, including Doug Sleeter at its third annual year-end celebration May 30 on the Eastside college campus’ N201 building.

  • May 20, 2014

Issaquah Chamber, Microsoft join forces to help small businesses

The Greater Issaquah Chamber of Commerce and Microsoft have come together to help support small businesses in Issaquah and the Eastside.

  • May 20, 2014

Issaquah School District receives bond rating upgrade

The Issaquah School District's bond rating has been increased to AA+ from AA by Standard and Poor’s Financial Services.

  • May 19, 2014

First Issaquah Job Fair set May 28

The inaugural Issaquah Job Fair, geared toward job seekers ages 16-24, will be held from 2-5 p.m. May 28 at Pickering Barn.

  • May 12, 2014

Meadowcroft hired as loan officer

1st Security Bank has hired Mark Meadowcroft of Issaquah as a loan officer for its Bellevue Home Lending Office.

  • May 12, 2014

Hypnosis company changes name

Hypnotherapist Laura Rude of Secret Changes Hypnosis has changed the company's name to HealthWise Hypnosis.

  • May 12, 2014

Three earn EvergreenHealth awards

EvergreenHealth’s medical staff recently recognized three colleagues for exemplary care and service at the third annual Medical Staff Award Dinner and Ceremony.

  • May 12, 2014

Love Bamboo opens in Gilman Village

Charlie Liu is like many Pacific North-westerners. He loves the outdoors and outdoor activities.

Grand Ridge to introduce new logo

Grand Ridge Plaza will see an infusion of people in brightly colored morphsuits, skin-tight spandex garments, on Saturday, May 3, giving away prizes and a chance to win a $500 shopping spree.

  • May 1, 2014

Old Albertsons site will be home to Value Village

The city of Issaquah has signed off on a permit to remodel the vacant 49,516 square-foot former Albertsons building at 5530 East Lake Sammamish Parkway into a two-tenant building, with Value Village being the primary tenant.

Issaquah to host tourism expert

The Greater Issaquah Chamber of Commerce, in coordination with the city of Issaquah and local hoteliers, restaurants and hometown attractions, is hosting Roger Brooks in a community presentation on developing Issaquah’s tourism.

  • Mar 14, 2014

Lucky Home opening brings Gilman Village to full occupancy

The opening of Lucky Home Feb. 28 will bring Gilman Village to 100 percent occupancy for the first time in over 20 years.

Whidbey Island Bank opens Issaquah branch

Whidbey Island Bank will open its newest branch in Issaquah.

  • Feb 21, 2014

Lombardi’s site could be home to 343 apartments | New hotel also planned on valley floor

A five-story, 343-unit apartment complex is being planned for the former Lombardi's restaurant site and the old Hi-Lo Mall in Issaquah. Los Angeles-based Lennar Multifamily Communities wants to develop the 6.09-acre site into a multi-family complex with 460 parking spaces, outdoor recreational spaces and a community garden adjacent to Issaquah Creek.

Tiger Mountain CrossFit opens in Issaquah

Tiger Mountain CrossFit, the Northwest’s newest addition to the CrossFit community, opened Feb. 3, at 92 Front St. S. in Issaquah.

  • Feb 21, 2014

TD Curran opens store in Highlands

TD Curran, the only certified Apple specialist in Northwest Washington, opened its fourth store Feb. 1 in Issaquah’s Grand Ridge Plaza.

  • Feb 10, 2014

Americans caught in the middle of dangerous political duel | Don Brunell

After spending a couple of days last week in Washington, D.C., I wonder how Congress and President Obama will settle their differences without hurting the taxpayers or crippling our struggling economy.

Costco co-founder honored

Jim Sinegal, co-founder of Issaquah-based Costco Wholesale, has been honored with the National Retail Federation's 2014 Gold Medal Award during its annual convention in New York City.

  • Jan 16, 2014

Sammamish Yogurtland grand opening

Sat. Nov 23 the new Sammamish Yogurtland will be celebrating it's grand opening with an entire day of fun events.