Business

Federal Way’s Allie Franklin named Crisis Clinic executive director

Allie Franklin, of Federal Way, has been named the new executive director of Crisis Clinic. She will replace Kathleen Southwick, who is retiring at the… Continue reading

  • May 2, 2017

Vince’s Italian Restaurants celebrating milestone in Federal Way

Vince’s Italian Restaurants is celebrating its 60th anniversary in the region. Enzo (Vince) and Ada Mottola opened their first pizzeria in Seattle in 1957 just… Continue reading

  • Apr 25, 2017

Federal Way’s Chick-fil-A construction on schedule

Iron workers, at what will become a Chick-fil-A restaurant near Pacific Highway South and South 320th Street, work on the roofing deck of the building… Continue reading

  • Apr 25, 2017

UPS honors Federal Way driver, among others, for 25 years of safe driving

Just under 30 elite drivers from Washington are among 1,575, who were newly inducted into the international Circle of Honor, an honorary organization for UPS… Continue reading

  • Apr 25, 2017

Federal Way Woodstone president/CEO Streifel to retire

Susan Streifel, CCE, president/CEO of Woodstone Credit Union, will retire from the company June 30. Streifel joined Woodstone Credit Union — then called Weyerhaeuser Community… Continue reading

  • Apr 24, 2017

Businesses invited to collect food during May

Summer means less access to food for many children in the community. It is also a time when food bank resources are low. Local businesses… Continue reading

  • Apr 24, 2017

Sacajawea Pet Health celebrating 40 years in Federal Way

Sacajawea Healthcare for Pets staff will celebrate the veterinary clinic’s 40th anniversary next month with a small party, but they know the milestone is a… Continue reading

Local painting business changes name, celebrates grand opening

Five Star Painting of Federal Way, a local painting services company, owned by Terry and Jeanette Koubele, hosted its grand opening recently. This event celebrates… Continue reading

  • Apr 10, 2017

Chamber hosting upcoming annual summit, grant-writing workshop

The Greater Federal Way Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual summit in April, followed by a corresponding grant-writing workshop in May, which are both… Continue reading

  • Apr 7, 2017

Cafe Talk closed for second time

Cafe Talk, 2120 S. 320th St., Suite C-6, in Federal Way was closed for a second time at 11:18 a.m. Friday by the Public Health… Continue reading

  • Apr 7, 2017

Federal Way family opens The Hoarders Attic to provide life for son with cerebral palsy

When the Kennishes’ home began to look like an episode of “Hoarders,” the Federal Way family knew it was time to open their thrift store.… Continue reading

Ansola expanding coffee stand empire into FW

With the first of three coffee stands now open in Federal Way, Max Ansola, founder of Gravity Coffee, hopes to continue the success of his… Continue reading

Family Christian announces plan for liquidation

Family Christian announced in February it will close its doors — after 85 years in business. Changing consumer behavior and declining sales led the world’s… Continue reading

  • Mar 21, 2017

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