Business

UFCW 21 endorses Bernie Sanders; Medicare For All

‘Sanders has by far the most pro-worker labor agenda of any candidate’

  • Jan 29, 2020

United Way’s 33 free tax preparation sites to help struggling individuals, families

Kent is among the locations open throughout King County

  • Jan 27, 2020

Get a 19-cent burger on Jan. 30 at Dick’s in Kent

Price rolled back to celebrate 66th anniversary

  • Jan 27, 2020

Free income tax help at Highline College

United Way and Highline continue partnership

  • Jan 27, 2020

Report: Unemployment falls to new low in December

Washington’s economy gained 10,900 jobs in December and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for December fell slightly to 4.3 percent according to the… Continue reading

  • Jan 24, 2020

Kent’s Oberto pays penalty for failing to timely report hazardous chemicals storage

U.S. EPA fines company that stores diesel, nitrogen, lead

  • Jan 24, 2020

Kent City Council approves property sale to hotel developer

Plans to build Hilton Garden Inn on Willis Street

Blue Origin opens new headquarters in Kent

Aerospace company continues to expand

  • Jan 6, 2020

Kent Downtown Partnership offers Breakfast Power Hour Feb. 13

Chance to make business connections

  • Jan 6, 2020

Plastic bag ban coming to Kent March 1

City emailing reminders

  • Dec 31, 2019

Kent Downtown Partnership sets open house for Jan. 14

Learn how to become more involved in community

  • Dec 30, 2019

Les Schwab tire store company up for sale

Three locations in Kent

  • Dec 26, 2019

Hilton Garden Inn could be built in Kent

City reaches tentative agreement to sell Naden property

New financing to create, preserve affordable apartments at Kent community

The Washington State Housing Finance Commission has approved more than $331 million in financing that will build or renovate and preserve more than 1,000 apartments… Continue reading

  • Dec 19, 2019

Payroll hiring bounces back in November

Washington picks up 12,200 jobs in November; unemployment rate falls to 4.4 percent

  • Dec 18, 2019

Boeing Renton plant to halt 737 Max production

Suspension expected to begin in January

The 2010s were a decade of perseverance for small businesses

By Jeremy Field, Regional administrator, Pacific Northwest, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) 2019 is an exuberant end to the decade. There has never been a… Continue reading

  • Dec 16, 2019

Kent-based Blue Origin’s mission a success

New Shepard launch in Texas

  • Dec 11, 2019

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.