Business

King County Council recognizes Dick’s Drive-In for community service

Restaurant to open new location Dec. 12 in Kent

 

Children shop with a cop at Kent Target store

Officers help kids pick out gifts

  • Dec 10, 2018

 

Kent Police, children to holiday shop at Target

Program helps those who cannot afford gifts for their families

  • Dec 6, 2018

 

Christmas at Kyler’s: nominate someone who needs vehicle care

Beginning a holiday tradition, Kent-based Kyler’s Auto Detail is asking the public to nominate a friend, family member, coworker or neighbor whose car needs a… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2018

Chamber turns 70

Kent organization celebrates milestone as its continues to serve the business community

24 Hour Fitness plans grand opening Dec. 8 for new Kent Panther Lake location

Club at former Albertsons store on 108th Avenue SE

Kid to Kid, a children’s and maternity resale store, has opened in Kent. COURTESY PHOTO

Kid to Kid: children’s and maternity resale store opens

Offering new and gently used items

  • Dec 3, 2018
Kid to Kid, a children’s and maternity resale store, has opened in Kent. COURTESY PHOTO

Celebration of life service set for longtime Kent businessman Warren Secord

Secord, 81, ran automotive shop for many years

KDP calling on volunteers

Residents needed to serve on committees

  • Nov 29, 2018

Gift of Peace campaign: Jacksons Food Stores raising funds to end domestic violence

Jacksons Food Stores presents its annual campaign to help end domestic violence in six Western States, including Washington. Now through Dec. 25, customers can donate… Continue reading

  • Nov 21, 2018

Boeing considers moving 1,400 jobs to Kent

Transfers could start in first quarter of 2019

Bartells continues 16-year holiday tradition with Salvation Army donation drive

For the past 16 years, in partnership with The Salvation Army and two local radio stations, Bartells has hosted Toy N’ Joy, a program designed… Continue reading

  • Nov 15, 2018

State unemployment rate falls again

Washington’s economy added 12,400 jobs in October and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for October was 4.3 percent according to the Employment Security… Continue reading

  • Nov 14, 2018

King County Parks visitors encouraged to participate in online survey aimed at improving amenities, services

As part of its commitment to improving visitor experience, King County Parks is looking for visitor opinions – what’s great about King County’s parks, trails,… Continue reading

  • Nov 8, 2018

KDP honors the best in downtown business, community efforts

The Doorman Service Company’s Stewart receives President’s Award | PHOTOS

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Blanc ‘n Schwartz Salon celebrates grand re-opening Nov. 1

Blanc ‘n Schwartz Salon is back at its original location, 207 E. Meeker St., Kent, and celebrates the occasion with a grand re-opening on Thursday,… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2018
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Distributing sheet music far and wide

J.W. Pepper’s work to be featured on national television Tuesday, Wednesday

  • Oct 29, 2018

Terreno Realty buys Kent industrial property for $12.4 million

12.7 acres along South 192nd Street

Brown Bear Veteran’s Day free car wash is Nov. 11

As a way of saying “thank you” to the country’s military, Brown Bear Car Wash offers free washes to all current or former members of… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2018

Novinium hires chief operating officer

Kent-based Novinium, a provider of underground electrical cable rejuvenation services to electric utilities, has hired Kerrin Smith as the company’s new chief operating officer. Smith… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2018