Business

Reindeer fly into Newcastle Fruit

This year, as last, the business will kick off holiday sales with a celebration and introduce reindeer for customer viewing at its location. Petting, feeding or riding the reindeer isn’t allowed.

  • Nov 21, 2014

Gemini Fish hooks first place in ‘Best of Western Washington’ competition

They may throw fish at Pike Place Fish Market, but the best fish market in Western Washington is firmly rooted to the ground, and not found down on the Seattle waterfront.

Home for the holidays: Restaurant staff enjoy chance to spend time with family

The president and operating partner of the WildFin American Grill locations in Issaquah and Renton made the commitment to give his staff Thanksgiving and Christmas off before he ever opened for business three years ago.

Home prices climb while sales fall

The statewide median price for a single family home rose to $277,100, a 5.2 percent increase compared to the third quarter of 2013, according to the Runstad Center for Real Estate Studies at the University of Washington.

Issaquah Chamber takes stand on city’s proposed B&O increase

The Issaquah Chamber of Commerce has taken a position on the city's proposed 150 percent Business and Occupation (B&O) tax rate increase, as it is currently proposed.

  • Oct 31, 2014

Music program to offer trial class

Lake View Music Together is offering a free trial class for its fall music program, geared towards kids from birth to seven years old and their parents.

  • Oct 7, 2014

Sammamish Chamber hosting small business fair

The Sammamish Chamber of Commerce and Swedish Hospital will be hosting a home-based business fair from 3:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1.

Agave Restaurant to note anniversary

Agave Restaurant in the Issaquah Highlands will celebrate its fifth anniversary Sept. 10.

  • Sep 8, 2014

Salmon Hatchery gift shop opens for the season

The Friends of the Issaquah Salmon Hatchery opened their gift shop, The FISHop, on Saturday to coincide with the return of salmon to Issaquah Creek.

Resale shop opens in Issaquah for children’s clothes

Cutie Pies, a shop that resells new, boutique and upscale brands for children, has opened in Issaquah.

  • Aug 21, 2014

Issaquah firm semi-finalist in competition to recognize entrepreneurs

Projected Talent, Inc. of Issaquah, is one of 16 semi-finalists in a small business competition begun by Kitsap Bank.

  • Jul 31, 2014

Nominations sought for county small business awards

The city of Issaquah and the Issaquah Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for the King County Executive’s Small Business Awards.

  • Jul 8, 2014

Microsoft alumni groups merge

The Microsoft Alumni Foundation and the Microsoft Alumni Network have merged.

  • Jul 7, 2014

Brewer joins American West Bank

Al Brewer has joined American West Bank as vice president and residential lending team lead for Western Washington.

  • Jul 3, 2014

Polygon Northwest sold for $520 million

Polygon Northwest, a Bellevue based home builder, has been sold to Newport Beach, Calif. based William Lyon Homes for $520 million cash.

  • Jul 2, 2014

Sammamish Chamber of Commerce welcomes new members

The Sammamish Chamber of Commerce has recently added new members and businesses to the chamber.

  • Jun 24, 2014

Exotic car mechanic brings expertise to Issaquah

Jareme Parsons was so intrigued by European sports cars when he grew up in the small Oregon community of Corvallis that his mother was not surprised when her teenage son began to tinker under the hood of her Porsche.

  • Jun 15, 2014

Gilman Gallery Antiques closing after 28 years

Gilly, a rescued Conure (a small parrot) greets you upon entering Gilman Gallery Antiques. Customers nosh on cookies and coffee, which are always out for them. It’s a friendly place.

Gilman Village to hold Boardwalk Sale

In conjunction with the Fenders on Front Street car show, Gilman Village will host a Boardwalk Sale at Gilman Village. The two-day event will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, June 14, and noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday, June 15.

  • Jun 13, 2014

Tiger Mountain Winery wins excellence award

Tiger Mountain Winery of Issaquah received a double-gold Grand Award of Excellence for its 2012 Cuvée Noir (a Rhône-Style blend of Syrah, Mourvèdre and Cinsault) at the 2014 Seattle Wine Awards.

  • Jun 10, 2014