Business

Federal Way’s Oriental Garden Center to close after 57 years

After 57 years in Federal Way, the Oriental Garden Center will close up shop. Siblings and co-owners Dave Asahara and Joan Bloedel plan to retire,… Continue reading

King County Public Health closes Federal Way cafe

A King County Public Health food inspector closed Federal Way’s Café Talk on March 18. Located at 2120 S. 320th St, Suite C-6, the business… Continue reading

  • Mar 20, 2017

Federal Way’s Steve Miller helps businesses gain an ‘unfair advantage’ with latest book

With 31 years experience in the corporate business world as a marketing and branding specialist, Federal Way’s Steve Miller knows just how difficult it is… Continue reading

Federal Way-based Geeks@Site focuses on computer repair, good customer service

On any given day, Geeks@Site co-owner and computer technician Chris Stevenson could be wiping malware off a computer at someone’s home, while part-time technician Aris… Continue reading

Iora Primary Care hosting event

February marks National Heart Health Month, and Iora Primary Care’s Federal Way practice is highlighting the importance of heart-healthy eating choices and exercise for older… Continue reading

  • Feb 10, 2017

Federal Way Licensing moves after 20 years

Federal Way Licensing Services has moved locations after 20 years. The 40-year-old business, which Jan Novak and family took over from her father in 2015,… Continue reading

Valley Cities moves administrative offices to Federal Way

With more people than ever seeking mental health support, Valley Cities Behavioral Health Care has expanded further by opening new offices in Federal Way. City… Continue reading

Village Green Retirement Campus receives deficiency-free score

Village Green Retirement Campus in Federal Way has earned a deficiency-free state survey. This rating is the best score an assisted living community can receive… Continue reading

  • Jan 9, 2017

Revenue department announces Employee Recognition Award recipients

The Washington State Department of Revenue has announced the winners of its Fiscal Year 2016 Employee Recognition Awards. Locally, Federal Way received the Field Office… Continue reading

  • Jan 9, 2017

Wild Willy’s in Federal Way sells work-wear at discount

Since it opened last March, 2016, Wild Willy’s Workwear on Pacific Highway South has received a warm welcome from customers. Not only does the store… Continue reading

Humana promotes Catherine Field to top regional executive, based out of Federal Way

Humana promotes Catherine Field to top regional executive Humana Inc., one of the nation’s leading health and well-being companies, announced the promotion of Catherine Field… Continue reading

  • Jan 6, 2017

Public Health closes Federal Way Church’s Chicken

King County Public Health food inspectors closed the Federal Way Church’s Chicken last Thursday. Located at 31717 Pacific Highway S., food inspectors found the “imminent… Continue reading

  • Jan 3, 2017

Jan Wieder named Powell Property Management president of operations

Wendy McGee, chief executive officer of Powell Property Management, has announced her retirement in early December. A 16-year veteran with Powell, a seniors housing management… Continue reading

  • Dec 20, 2016

Financial Peace University courses being offered in Federal Way

People seeking advice on positively changing their financial futures can learn more during Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University. The nine-week course offers people practical tools… Continue reading

  • Dec 20, 2016

CityMD, CHI Franciscan Health open clinic in Federal Way

A new urgent care clinic has opened in Federal Way in the former Arby’s location on Highway 99. The clinic is the third CHI Franciscan… Continue reading

  • Dec 16, 2016

Puppy Dog Tales open in Federal Way

Shawn Sullivan is looking to help — any way he can. Sullivan and his wife Erika Sullivan noticed the city of Federal Way lacked places… Continue reading

iLoveKickboxing, a thriving business in Federal Way

Jim Harrer had a business opportunity in the palm of his boxing glove and didn’t even know it. Harrer, a long-time member of the iLoveKickboxing… Continue reading

Uber comes to the rescue of Federal Way’s elderly

Iora Primary Care of Federal Way is restoring the humanity of health care one Uber ride at a time. The car service company partnered with… Continue reading

Washington labor market continues to improve

Report: State’s economy adds more jobs in October; unemployment rate falls to 5.4 percent

  • Nov 30, 2016

Black Friday discounts

With total holiday spending expected to reach $656 billion this year — up from nearly $631 billion in 2015 — the personal-finance website WalletHub conducted… Continue reading

  • Nov 23, 2016