Business

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

Valley doctor opens Sammamish clinic

A North Bend doctor joined with two other women doctors to start a healthcare clinic with an emphasis on natural medicine.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Safeway celebrates remodel

The aisles were already busy with customers as North Bend Safeway staff celebrated the completion of a $9 million remodel at the store with a ribbon cutting Saturday, Nov. 10.

  • Oct 2, 2008

New Valley Chamber of Commerce head talks growth

As the eyes, ears and voice of local business, Karen Granger, newly hired executive director of the Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce, looks to build a role as community advocate that she's been honing for 30 years.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Snoqualmie business owners check out new downtown plan

Armed with a row of graphics showing wider sidewalks, lots of colorful signs, broad vistas and pedestrian-friendly trails, consultant Tom Beckwith asked Snoqualmie business and building owners to consider the possibilities of a redeveloped downtown.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Athletic club owners celebrate one-year anniversary, envision future

Jay Kelly and Bryan Gabriel, both members of Mount Si's 2002 graduating class, aren't satisfied with co-owning a successful upscale gym and separate tanning salon on Snoqualmie Ridge in their mid-twenties.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Athletic Club celebrates anniversary

Snoqualmie Ridge Athletic Club celebrated its one-year anniversary with a ribbon cutting put on by the Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce. Pictured are, left to right, co-owner Jay Kelly, Karin Powell, Steve Goldberg, Brenda Huckle, Dale Hancock, co-owner Bryan Gabriel, manager Tony Baldwin, Minna Rudd and chamber director Karen Granger.

  • Oct 2, 2008

From Italy to the Continent

A downtown North Bend dining establishment has gone through some big changes lately.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Consignment shop re-opens with new name, more inventory

Two Timing Tam's, a consignment shop for home furnishings and apparel for children and adults, opened in North Bend last month.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Hobby shop lands in North Bend

To the delight of many Valley children - and adults - Todd's Models, formerly located in Trucktown, is now selling electric model airplanes, remote control cars and other hobby items from its new downtown North Bend shop.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Be skeptical, savvy with “phishing” e-mails

It wasn't the most sophisticated e-mail message, but it carried hidden dangers.

  • Oct 2, 2008

From the Web to the streets

An office career couldn't quite cut it for six-year Valley resident Ric Howland.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Smoothie shop opens in North Bend

Members of the Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce help Cindy Walker (cutting the ribbon) and husband Jim, second from left, open the North Bend Emerald City Smoothie shop. The staff is kneeling in front of the sign. The business is located at 113 Bendigo Blvd. N. next to the North Bend Theatre, which the Walkers also own.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Family plans to sell North Bend landmark

Changes are in store for a downtown North Bend landmark.

  • Oct 2, 2008