Big Block Brewing looking to open in Redmond this month

The Sammamish-based brewery is expanding into the old Hi-Fi Brewing location.

CitySurf pop-up pool could open this summer in Issaquah

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

Two wineries move in with Teatro ZinZanni

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

Sammamish-based Big Block Brewery expanding to Redmond

The brewery is in the process of opening a second taproom and brewery at the old HiFi Brewing location in Redmond.

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

Seattle head tax worries Eastside business organizations

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

Fall City business creates craft kits for families

Jeb Haber makes craft kits cut from lasers for customers to assemble on their own.

Guest celebrity Seahawk Doug Baldwin cuts ribbon of new Issaquah La-Z-Boy

New location features furniture, home accessories and bedding sub-store.

  • Apr 11, 2018

Startup 425 aims to help small businesses on the Eastside

The program is a partnership between the cities of Bellevue, Issaquah, Kirkland, Redmond, Renton and the Port of Seattle.

Eastside cities launch free resources for entrepreneurs

The cities are offering numerous workshops on various topics.

  • Mar 28, 2018
Renderings courtesy of Innovation Realty

Innovation Realty bets big on Sammamish Town Center

Innovation Realty secures $30 million in financing from The Benaroya Company.

  • Mar 23, 2018
Renderings courtesy of Innovation Realty

Quarterly networking events aim to bring together Issaquah Chamber members

The first event is Feb. 20 at Gas Lamp Bar and Grill.

  • Jan 31, 2018

Timber Ridge at Talus in Issaquah wins senior housing award

More than 80 senior living organizations nationwide recently competed for top honors in the 2017 Senior Housing News Architecture and Design Awards, a program that… Continue reading

  • Jan 11, 2018
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First certified organic fast food restaurant opens in Bellevue

Skyline Tower will house The Organic Coup starting Jan. 2

The Coup Signature Sandwich. Photo courtesy of

Business owners announce changes to Sammamish restaurants, grand re-opening event

Sammamish residents Rich Radcliffe and Paul Wedeberg announced the completion of their visionary team with the appointment of new CEO, Mitch Parrish, a local businessman… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2017

TV personality Scott Disick to be at Bellevue’s Sugar Factory Friday night

TV personality Scott Disick will be in Bellevue at the Sugar Factory Friday night. The ex-boyfriend of Kourtney Kardashian, sister of celebrity Kim Kardashian, will… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2017


Richard (Dick) B. Cross of Issaquah, Washington, died on Thursday, July 20, at age 89, after a rich, happy, and contributive life. Born in Farmington,… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2017

Building toward bigger things | Sammamish teen’s love of Legos and history leads to thriving small business

Like countless other youths, Sammamish teen Payton Dean remembers falling in love with Legos upon receiving his first Lego set as a 5-year-old. “When I… Continue reading

Small Business Saturday: #ShopSmall Has Big Impact in Issaquah, Sammamish

An increasingly popular tradition sandwiched between Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Small Business Saturday continues to gain momentum and benefit local businesses in Issaquah and… Continue reading

  • Nov 23, 2016

BusinessKids aims to develop young entrepreneurs through fun and games

A new program on the Eastside wants to teach your child the fun side of business. BusinessKids is an extracurricular program geared to children ages… Continue reading