Business News for Bellevue and the Eastside of Lake Washington

Almost $450,000 raised for Autism Services and Uncompensated Care at Seattle Children’s Hospital through Annual Gala and 38th Festival of Trees

The Partnership for a Spectrum of Care, a collaboration between Seattle Children’s Autism Center Guild and the Dr. Forrest L. Flashman Guild for uncompensated care, recently hosted their Annual Gala and kickoff of the 38th Festival of Trees. With former Seattle Sounder FC player and local celebrity Steve Zakuani as honoree, the event was a… Continue Reading

President Obama Signs Bill Recognizing Asteroid Resource Property Rights into Law

 Planetary Resources, the asteroid mining company, applauds President Obama who signed the U.S. Commercial Space Launch Competitiveness Act (H.R. 2262) into law. This law recognizes the right of U.S. citizens to own asteroid resources they obtain and encourages the commercial exploration and utilization of resources from asteroids. “This is the single greatest recognition of property rights in… Continue Reading

Tickets for 2016 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship at Sahalee Country Club in Sammamish Now Available

Tickets for the 2016 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship to be held at Sahalee Country Club from June 7-12, 2016, are now on sale. Ticket prices for the Championship range from $10 for each practice round (June 7 – 8) to $75 for a six-day weeklong pass. Ticket options include: Practice Rounds (Tuesday & Wednesday, $10 each day) Weekday Championship Grounds… Continue Reading

Award-winning musical biography of Beatles comes to Kirkland stage on October 20

Musical retelling of Beatles story through the eyes of manager Brian Epstein featuring the live music of renowned tribute band Abbey Road performs at the Kirkland Performance Center Almost everyone knows that The Beatles are one of the most acclaimed bands in rock and roll history because their music has the hypnotic qualities that make teenage… Continue Reading

GROUNDWORK LAID FOR NEW PIPELINE CONSTRUCTION

The groundwork is laid and construction plans are in progress for pump stations and pipelines to carry irrigation water from the Columbia Basin Project to those farmers–who are eligible–pumping ground water from the Odessa subarea.  The work is being done by the East Columbia Basin Irrigation District (ECBID) as part of the Odessa Ground Water… Continue Reading

Small Business: Get Gateway Pacific Project Done

Boon to economy will benefit every Washingtonian OLYMPIA, Wash., July 31, 2015—Washington state’s voice of small business today urged the Army Corps of Engineers to complete its environmental impact statement on the proposed Gateway Pacific Terminal at Cherry Point in Whatcom County. “The EIS process is roughly 80 percent complete now, at a cost of… Continue Reading

Alexandria Nicole Cellars appears on HGTV Tiny House, Big Living

Monday, August 3 at 6pm or 9pm (depending on carrier & time zone) Paterson, WA, July 30, 2015– Alexandria Nicole Cellars prides themselves on providing “cutting edge” experiences for their wine club members. This spring their cult style wine club following has been abuzz with excitement as the club will receive national coverage on HGTV Tiny… Continue Reading

Kirkland’s Rightside Appoints Jason Silverstein as Vice President of Product and Engineering

Jason Silverstein Joins Domain Name Service Provider to Add Technology Experience and Expertise to Enrich Innovative Growth Kirkland-based Rightside a provider of domain name services that advance the way businesses and consumers define and present themselves online, today announced that it has appointed Jason Silverstein as Vice President of Product and Engineering. The move will… Continue Reading

Kirkland’s ATGStores.com Wins BBB’s Washington Large Business of the Year!

BBB ANNOUNCES WASHINGTON BUSINESS OF THE YEAR RECIPIENTS FOR 2015 Torch Awards Honor Businesses That Demonstrate Excellence and Integrity DuPont, Wash. — July 21, 2015 — Better Business Bureau serving Alaska, Oregon and Western Washington is proud to announce this year’s winners of the Washington Business of the Year Torch Awards: 2015 Washington Large Business of… Continue Reading

Classes at Li’l Sprout Garden Center

Classes at Li’l Sprout Garden Center in Millcreek, WA Hydroponic Gardening August 8, 2015  11:00 am • Free Join our expert hydroponic gardener Mike as he discusses how to grow plants year round without soil. Great for growing organic vegetables in condos or small spaces. Mike will talk about the benefits of hydro gardening, how… Continue Reading