Business

With Mount Baker and Jetty Island in the distance, a container ship approaches the Port of Everett. (Port of Everett photo)

Senate Dems: $5 million to help businesses disrupted by coronavirus

Overseas port closures hurt WA companies that depend on international shipping.

  • Feb 27, 2020
With Mount Baker and Jetty Island in the distance, a container ship approaches the Port of Everett. (Port of Everett photo)
Fire & Ice Irish Dance Company opens dance studio in Federal Way

Fire & Ice Irish Dance Company opens dance studio in Federal Way

Fire & Ice to host studio grand opening from 10- 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1.

Fire & Ice Irish Dance Company opens dance studio in Federal Way
Temple Fitness motivates clients to treat body as a temple

Temple Fitness motivates clients to treat body as a temple

Trainer shares personal journey that led him to open Temple Fitness, help others.

Temple Fitness motivates clients to treat body as a temple
Chamber welcomes new Lehmbecker Law Firm to Federal Way

Chamber welcomes new Lehmbecker Law Firm to Federal Way

Lehmbecker Law firm focuses on advocacy for all types of personal injury cases.

Chamber welcomes new Lehmbecker Law Firm to Federal Way
Boeing Renton plant to halt 737 Max production

Boeing Renton plant to halt 737 Max production

Suspension expected to begin in January

Boeing Renton plant to halt 737 Max production
Business alliance serves women of African diaspora in South King County

Business alliance serves women of African diaspora in South King County

Nourah Yonous launched the African Women Business Alliance in 2017 to find ways to lift women up.

Business alliance serves women of African diaspora in South King County
Curves Federal Way wins national recognition as outstanding health club

Curves Federal Way wins national recognition as outstanding health club

The Federal Way location is one of 12 clubs honored among 400 clubs nation-wide.

Curves Federal Way wins national recognition as outstanding health club
New academy offers chess, robotics to teach kids high-demand skills

New academy offers chess, robotics to teach kids high-demand skills

HyCap Academy aims to teach students about extracurriculars other than sports, such as chess, programming and robotics.

New academy offers chess, robotics to teach kids high-demand skills

Chick-fil-A drops some funding

The company has come under fire from LGBTQ activists.

  • Nov 21, 2019
Aluminum company opening new location in Federal Way

Aluminum company opening new location in Federal Way

Pierce Aluminum Company Inc. plans to consolidate Kent, South Park operations in Federal Way.

Aluminum company opening new location in Federal Way
A King County judge found the company misled customers into thinking it was a charity. Photo courtesy of the state Attorney General’s office

Judge rules Value Village deceived customers

The King County judge found the company misled customers into thinking it was a charity.

  • Nov 8, 2019
A King County judge found the company misled customers into thinking it was a charity. Photo courtesy of the state Attorney General’s office
First coffee drive-thru on Federal Way’s 1st Avenue

First coffee drive-thru on Federal Way’s 1st Avenue

After over a year of working through the permitting process, B&R Espresso Bar finally has their new drive-thru addition.

First coffee drive-thru on Federal Way’s 1st Avenue
Brookdale opens new memory care program for patients with Alzheimer’s, dementia

Brookdale opens new memory care program for patients with Alzheimer’s, dementia

Ribbon cutting attendees explored the program benefits, toured luxury apartments on Oct. 24.

Brookdale opens new memory care program for patients with Alzheimer’s, dementia
Local restaurateur brings fourth JP’s Bars location to Federal Way

Local restaurateur brings fourth JP’s Bars location to Federal Way

Federal Way’s newest tavern sources local ingredients, beers to please local crowds.

Local restaurateur brings fourth JP’s Bars location to Federal Way
30 years of Puerto Vallarta

30 years of Puerto Vallarta

Will the Federal Way restaurant take home the gold again at Federal Way’s annual Taste of Federal Way this year?

30 years of Puerto Vallarta
First-ever Paw-Pool-Ooza swim party for pups coming to Wild Waves

First-ever Paw-Pool-Ooza swim party for pups coming to Wild Waves

The end of summer celebration will be held 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14.

First-ever Paw-Pool-Ooza swim party for pups coming to Wild Waves
Companies purchase Waterbury Park Apartments in Federal Way for $56M

Companies purchase Waterbury Park Apartments in Federal Way for $56M

RISE Properties Trust aims to restore aging, 236-unit multifamily property.

Companies purchase Waterbury Park Apartments in Federal Way for $56M
Experience Italy with Federal Way restaurateur

Experience Italy with Federal Way restaurateur

Vince Mottola of Vince’s Federal Way gears up for his annual Italy tour starting on Sept. 30.

Experience Italy with Federal Way restaurateur
Business leaders appointed to Greater Federal Way Chamber of Commerce board

Business leaders appointed to Greater Federal Way Chamber of Commerce board

Eisenman, Suchan, Christensen, Campbell, Sims begin terms in July.

Business leaders appointed to Greater Federal Way Chamber of Commerce board
Founder of Marlene’s Market and Deli dies at age 85 after battle with cancer

Founder of Marlene’s Market and Deli dies at age 85 after battle with cancer

Marlene Beadle opened one of the first natural food stores in the South Puget Sound.

Founder of Marlene’s Market and Deli dies at age 85 after battle with cancer