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Business perspective for the new year | Financial advice column

A monthly business column from a local financial adviser.

  • Jan 21, 2020

 

A new decade begins with low inventory in housing market | Real Estate Column

A monthly real estate snapshot from John L. Scott Real Estate.

  • Jan 14, 2020

 

Finding your proverbial strawberries | Business column

A monthly business column from Mercer Island financial adviser Bob Toomey.

  • Dec 24, 2019

 

Decreased inventory for buyers in local real estate market

A monthly real estate snapshot by John L. Scott Real Estate.

  • Dec 18, 2019

Boeing Renton plant to halt 737 Max production

Suspension expected to begin in January

Business alliance serves women of African diaspora in King County

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

A new senior community opens in Bellevue

Crossroads Senior Living offers 185 one- and two-bedroom apartment homes

Winter chill begins to settle into real estate market

A monthly real estate snapshot by John L. Scott Real Estate.

  • Nov 13, 2019
Photo Samira George/staff photo
                                Dixie’s Barbecue, owned by Dixie Porter and the late Gene Porter, closed its doors on Oct. 26 after 25 years of service.

Dixie’s BBQ closes after 25 years

feeding a community with family recipes

Photo Samira George/staff photo
                                Dixie’s Barbecue, owned by Dixie Porter and the late Gene Porter, closed its doors on Oct. 26 after 25 years of service.

Why the month of October has bad business reputation

A monthly business column by Mercer Island financial adviser Bob Toomey.

  • Oct 18, 2019

Bellevue real estate market transitions into fall

A monthly real estate snapshot from John L. Scott Real Estate.

  • Oct 17, 2019
Mercer Island financial adviser Bob Toomey plays a classical guitar. Corutesy photo

Music and financial planning

A monthly financial advice column from S. R. Schill & Associates on Mercer Island.

  • Sep 26, 2019
Mercer Island financial adviser Bob Toomey plays a classical guitar. Corutesy photo

30Bellevue wins VISION 2040 Award

The award will be presented at the Sept. 6 city council meeting

  • Sep 20, 2019

Change to U.S.-backed condo loans comes as summer market wraps up

A monthly real estate snapshot by John L. Scott Real Estate.

  • Sep 18, 2019
From left, Kaavya Manam, Emerson Schrider and Ellen Chang of Happy Bubbles sold handmade bath and body products at the Children’s Business Fair in Bellevue on Aug. 31. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Eastside youth entrepreneurs set up shop at Children’s Business Fair

Youth entrepreneurs donate a portion of their proceeds to charity of choice.

From left, Kaavya Manam, Emerson Schrider and Ellen Chang of Happy Bubbles sold handmade bath and body products at the Children’s Business Fair in Bellevue on Aug. 31. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Overlake Hospital’s new operating rooms allow for cutting-edge heart procedures

Spacious rooms allow for more equipment, innovation and collaboration.

  • Aug 19, 2019
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                                Mercer Island financial adviser Bob Toomey recently summited Mount Shasta in California.

Financial success and mountaineering | Financial advice

The steps to achieving financial success mirror mountain climbing.

  • Aug 15, 2019
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                                Mercer Island financial adviser Bob Toomey recently summited Mount Shasta in California.

Selection and ‘healthy’ sales characterize local market

A monthly real estate snapshot from John L. Scott Real Estate.

  • Jul 17, 2019
Senior city staff at Bellevue teach the Bellevue Essentials courses each year, passing on years of knowledge to up-and-coming community leaders. city of Bellevue/courtesy photo

Bellevue opened applications for seventh annual Essentials course

The course is a civic engagement program that takes place over nine weeks starting in September.

  • Jul 2, 2019
Senior city staff at Bellevue teach the Bellevue Essentials courses each year, passing on years of knowledge to up-and-coming community leaders. city of Bellevue/courtesy photo

Eastside business booms with summer options

Locals can visit numerous new developments this summer, all within Eastside communities.

  • Jun 23, 2019