The Port of Seattle recognized several maritime businesses with Green
Gateway Awards for their innovative approaches to environmental
stewardship, including several cruise lines that dock at Terminal 91.
The Queen Anne and Magnolia farmers markets will share their bounties when they open this week.
Bellwether Housing celebrated the
completion of its latest affordable housing project, The Parker Apartments, on
May 21, adding 50 units to Seattle’s supply of affordable housing.
Holland America Line has made two promotions in its Revenue Management department: Carole
Biencourt was named pricing and demand director of Europe cruises, and Justin
Poulsen was promoted to pricing and demand director of Voyage cruises.
Still more classic places and things are going away from our
once-sleepy city, as it loses more and more pieces of its built heritage
to an urban building boom the likes of which Seattle hasn’t seen in
nearly a century.
State Sen. Jean Kohl-Welles started following in her friend’s footsteps more than 23 years ago. Now, she’s at it again.
Mike Smith is known to pace his retail space — chatting with anyone
who walks in, shifting merchandise, answering the phone and dropping to
the floor for kids and dogs. It’s the tempo he prefers, even at 66 years
Northwest CrossFit (NWCF) will open its fourth location at
the Interbay Urban Center, with the first
day of business slated for Monday, April 27.
State Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles has announced she is entering the race to succeed Metropolitan King County Councilmember Larry Phillips, who recently said he is not running for reelection for King County Council District 4.
The Port of Seattle welcomes two new tenants to Fishermen’s Terminal (3919 18th Ave. W.).
Seattle Center has unveiled a new free Wi-Fi service at Seattle Center that can serve tens of thousands of people simultaneously. It was developed in partnership with Microsoft.
Metropolitan King County Councilmember Larry Phillips has announced that he will not seek reelection this fall. He has represented District 4, which includes Queen Anne and Magnolia, since 1992.
Sustainable builder Model Remodel (www.modelremodel.com) has moved to 1111 W. Nickerson St., near the Ballard Bridge.
There aren’t as many new black-and-white outtakes being pinned to the Panda Lab’s walls these days. But keep enough slightly imperfect photos and a history devoid of Technicolor develops.
Union Bank recently celebrated the opening of its new, full-service banking office in Queen Anne, at 1936 Queen Anne Ave. N., Suite 6.
The Metropolitan King County Council recently reappointed council member Larry Phillips as council chair.
There are a variety of factors working against mom-and-pop gift shops in the current retail market. Dan Willis and his wife, Danette, have succumbed to the realities of the industry and will close Communique at the end of April after more than 27 years in Queen Anne.
Construction is close to completion on a new Wells Fargo banking store in Interbay (1827 15th Ave. W., Suite A2). The banking store is set to open Monday, March 23.