Business

Red Lion Hotel opens in Federal Way

The Red Lion Hotels Corporation announced on Oct. 13 a the Red Lion Inn & Suites is coming to Federal Way.

  • Oct 15th, 2014

DICK’S Sporting Goods Federal Way grand opening to feature Mariners’ Buhner

DICK’S Sporting Goods will open its sixth store in Washington and 587th store nationwide on Friday, Oct. 3 The Commons in Federal Way, 1819 S. Commons.

  • Sep 24th, 2014

DICK’S Sporting Goods will open its sixth store in Washington and 587th store nationwide on Friday, Oct. 3 The Commons in Federal Way, 1819 S. Commons.

  • Sep 24th, 2014

Federal Way Chamber to honor business leaders at annual gala

The Greater Federal Way Chamber will honor two business leaders for their business impact and community inspiration at its annual gala on Nov. 15.

  • Sep 24th, 2014

Monster Dollar now open in Federal Way

Monster Dollar, a full service discount retail store, recently opened for business in Federal Way.

  • Sep 5th, 2014

Federal Way Chamber to host candidates forum Oct. 1

The Greater Federal Way Chamber of Commerce will hold a candidates forum from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Oct. 1

  • Sep 5th, 2014

Cornerstone Medical Services hosts stomach cancer summit in Federal Way

Cornerstone Medical Services recently hosted the first stomach cancer summit in Washington state’s history, business officials said.

  • Sep 5th, 2014

Brooklake Christian School celebrates 30 years in Federal Way

Brooklake Christian School held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday, celebrating 30 years in Federal Way.

  • Sep 5th, 2014

Foster Kids Day at Wild Waves Theme Park on Sunday

Many foster children experience a sudden change of homes, which means starting over at a new school without the needed tools for success.

  • Aug 22nd, 2014

Young couple opens Madi Kat Cupcakes at Federal Way mall

Having just opened in May, the young owners of Madi Kat Cupcakes are already experiencing success here in Federal Way.

Federal Way clinic tackles stomach cancer disparity with summit

Asian Americans in Washington state are at greater risk for stomach cancer than most realize, according to statistics from Cornerstone Medical Services. Korean Americans are eight times and Vietnamese Americans are three times more likely to get stomach cancer than their white counterparts.

  • Aug 13th, 2014

Federal Way chamber CEO unveils new efforts to attract businesses

At the same time Federal Way officials are exploring ways to bring more economic development to the city, the business community has ideas of their own.

  • Aug 8th, 2014

Federal Way business owner honored by Department of Defense

The Washington Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, an agency of the Department of Defense, honored David St. John, owner of Gents Fine Grooming for Men, with a Patriot Award in recognition of his extraordinary support of an employee who serves in the Army National Guard.

  • Aug 7th, 2014

Caffe D’arte serves up artisan traditions at new Federal Way headquarters | Slideshow

Dario Brancato kneels down and peers inside a small door on the wood-fired roaster, watching the flame lick the base of the drum.

  • Jul 25th, 2014

Federal Way business donates food to 23 rescued sharpeis

Simply Paws, a Federal Way pet store, donated between 2,500 and 3,000 pounds of dog food to Sunny Sky Rescue.

  • Jul 21st, 2014

6 Federal Way businesses recognized for recycling efforts

King County’s Solid Waste Division recently announced that 97 local companies have been named to the 2014 “Best Workplaces for Recycling and Waste Reduction”

  • Jul 11th, 2014

New Federal Way gym to hold grand opening Saturday

Temple Fitness is Federal Way’s newest addition to the fitness scene.

  • Jul 11th, 2014

Massage for Health celebrates 25 years in Federal Way

Massage for Health and Day Spa in Federal Way is celebrating 25 years in the community this month.

  • Jul 11th, 2014

Long-time Federal Way barbershop offers fine grooming experience

Though ownership has changed hands and the name has been changed, 1634 Dash Point Rd. has been a barber shop for 50 years, and some original customers still drop in for a haircut or shave.

  • Jul 11th, 2014

Ma Boulange Bakery making Federal Way ‘a bit sweeter’

Though it has only been open four months, Ma Boulange Bakery has found the Federal Way community open and welcoming, manager Tigran Mirzoyan said.

  • Jun 28th, 2014

Federal Way couple brightens lives by fixing up cars

“It’s kind of like Pimp My Ride, but not as fast,” said Bob Bjorneby, a Federal Way auto collision repair specialist, when referencing his work with the Make-A-Wish Foundation over the last several years.

Free tax workshop at Federal Way Library on June 18

Business owners in Washington state are responsible for knowing which taxes to report.

  • Jun 13th, 2014

Marti Reeder, Realtor, Broker

Dr. Jolene Harlow, a Federal Way doctor of chiropractic, was recently named Volunteer of the Year by the Washington State Chiropractic Association. She was presented with the award at an annual conference on Oct. 10. The 1,000-member group is the only statewide association that represents the chiropractic profession.

  • Jun 12th, 2014

Rep. Kochmar recognized for commitment to small business

Rep. Linda Kochmar, R-Federal Way, recently received the “Guardian of Small Business Award” from the National Federation of Independent Business. To qualify, state lawmakers were graded

  • Jun 9th, 2014

Governor recognizes Cornerstone Medical Services of Federal Way

Gov. Jay Inslee, Sen. Patty Murray, Health Benefit Exchange CEO Richard Onizuka and Health Care Authority Director Dorothy Teeters thanked the in-person assisters and board members on April 25 for their outstanding work in helping individual get health insurance, through the Washington State Health Benefit Exchange.

  • May 23rd, 2014

Breast Diagnostic Center announces contest winners

Breast Diagnostic Center, a breast care center in Auburn and Federal Way, recently announced the winners for the “Our Community. Your Choice.” contest. The Auburn Food Bank received the most votes and is the recipient of a $1,000 donation from Breast Diagnostic Center. “See Ya Later” Washington, runner-up, received $500.

  • May 14th, 2014

BECU Announces the Annual People Helping People Awards

BECU is now accepting nominations for the second year of its “People Helping People Awards.” These awards “recognize and honor BECU members and local non-profits supported by the membership in the Puget Sound area.”

  • May 14th, 2014

Berkshire Hathaway named brand of the year

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, the new real estate brokerage network operated by HSF Affiliates LLC, was named “Real Estate Brand of the Year” in the 26th annual Harris Poll EquiTrend study.

  • May 14th, 2014

Federal Way business holding Mother’s Day contest

Federal Way business Photographs by Margaret A. Lemke is holding a mother’s day contest.

  • Apr 26th, 2014

Construction underway for new Progressive center in Federal Way

Progressive insurance is coming to Federal Way. The insurance giant

Columbia Bank officials celebrate new location in Federal Way

Columbia Bank officials and the Greater Federal Way Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday, in celebration of the bank’s relocation.

  • Apr 12th, 2014

New Federal Way Chamber of Commerce CEO selected

Rebecca Martin has been selected as president and CEO of the Federal Way Chamber of Commerce, officials announced on Thursday.

  • Apr 12th, 2014

Wild Waves Theme Park to fill 900 summer positions during job fair Saturday

From May through September, Wild Waves Theme Park, the largest seasonal employer in the region, employs nearly 1,000 workers.

  • Mar 14th, 2014

Federal Way Kohl’s plans grand opening events this weekend

Kohl’s is set to open the doors to its new, 60,000-square-foot retail location in Federal Way at 9 a.m. Friday, March 7.

Total Wine opens in Federal Way, donates $10,000 to MSC | Photos

Total Wine, a national chain of wine “superstores” that dubs itself the “country’s largest independent retailer of fine wine,” celebrated its grand opening in Federal Way on Thursday.

  • Mar 1st, 2014

DaVita Federal Way staff shows Seahawks pride

DaVita Federal Way Community Dialysis Center staff and their family members gathered to show off their Seattle Seahawks pride on Blue Friday.

  • Feb 3rd, 2014

Federal Way’s Weyerhaeuser employees support Seahawks

Weyerhaeuser employees show their support for the Seattle Seahawks on Blue Friday in Federal Way.

  • Jan 31st, 2014

Federal Way car dealership doles out $420,000 to lucky Seahawks fans | Photos

A Federal Way car dealership doled out $420,000 to 12 lucky customers on Friday.

Ex-Seahawk Kitna introduces new custom burger at Stacks in Federal Way

Stacks Burgers, Shakes & Fries capped off its Stacks Burger Architect Competition on Saturday as ex-Seahawk quarterback Jon Kitna met the five winners.

Federal Way’s Fuller Electric earns Super Service Award

Fuller Electric has earned the service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award, reflecting an exemplary year of service provided to members of the consumer review service in 2013.

  • Jan 4th, 2014