Business

Restaurant opens in Eagle’s club

They say that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but until just recently there weren't many places to go in Snoqualmie to get a home-style breakfast. Ron Willmorth and April Stewart wanted to change that so in early December, they opened the Eagle's Nest Cafe, an affordable spot for breakfast and lunch.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Italian eatery opens on Snoqualmie Ridge

The delicious aromas of meatballs, lasagna and tomato sauce waft through the air of Sebastiani's, a new Italian restaurant on Center Boulevard Southeast on Snoqualmie Ridge.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Got Rice is family dream

It took nearly two years for Danny Tran to realize his dream of opening a Chinese restaurant in downtown Snoqualmie. In November, his dream came true with the debut of Got Rice on Railroad Avenue.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Pharmacy shifts focus

Beginning Monday, March 5, The Falls Pharmacy in downtown Snoqualmie will become a compounding-only pharmacy.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Dying’ for a killer body

The women of Curves for Women in North Bend worked so hard to find out the secret behind fitness center owner David Saucedo's demise last January, they lost pounds and inches doing it.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Helping hands aid green thumbs

Generations of farmers have earned a living from working the fertile bottomlands along King County's Snoqualmie River. Many of those riverside livelihoods were wiped out last November as widespread flooding inundated farmlands and ruined crops.

  • Oct 2, 2008

New bistro mingles French cuisine, Southern roots

Diners at the newly opened Banlican Bistro in North Bend will find the surroundings familiar, but the food is headed in all new directions.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Koko Beans: coffee culture central

John Good may be the new owner of Koko Beans Coffee House in Snoqualmie, but he's well-known to his customers.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Mexican restaurant opens on Snoqualmie Ridge

Anna Sotelo - the "Ana" in Ana's Family Style Mexican Restaurant in the Snoqualmie Ridge Village - recently opened her restaurant.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Kimball Creek center opens

Kimball Creek Village, a three-building, 30,000-square-foot new retail village, makes room for dozens of new businesses on the east slope of Snoqualmie Ridge.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Former bank building to become Montessori

The former Bank of America building in Snoqualmie once safeguarded people's money. Now, the valuables there will be preschool-age children who will attend the Valley's newest Montessori school when it opens this fall.

  • Oct 2, 2008

New advertising person at Record

Want to buy an ad in the Valley Record? Shari Graber will be glad to help. She's the newspaper's new advertising account executive.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Wentz Electronics celebrates 45 years

Snoqualmie resident Ed Wentz' business, Wentz Electronics, has grown a bit and seen some big changes in its 45-year history.
And while he's had some offers to sell, Wentz, 76, is in no hurry to retire.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Tribe, hotel managers bid on Salish

The Salish Lodge & Spa has attracted a lot of interest from potential buyers.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Business puts smart drivers behind the wheel

As 16-year-old student driver Dylan Wall pilots a brightly painted Honda Scion around the streets of Snoqualmie, the driving instructor seated beside him wants to know what's going through his head.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Basking in the glow of recognition

North Bend resident Bev Jorgensen, a unit leader for home-party sales company Party Lite, is the fourth person ever to receive the company's Illumina award.

  • Oct 2, 2008

New real estate business opens

Frontier Home and Land, a new, full-service residential and commercial real estate company located at the Venture Commerce Center on Snoqualmie Ridge, is open for business.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Sound Publishing buys newspapers

The Snoqualmie Valley Record's parent company - Sound Publishing Inc. - bought two established community newspapers, a regional shopper and two monthly business publications.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Red Oak Residence celebrates 10 years

The Red Oak Residence, an independent and assisted living center in North Bend, marked 10 years in business Saturday, Sept. 8.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Glass maker to put HQ, plant at Ridge Business Park

A Kirkland-based commercial glass company has selected the business park on Snoqualmie Ridge for its new headquarters and manufacturing center.

  • Oct 2, 2008