Business

Lauren Bush designed the bag being sold at Whole Foods stores.

Grocery bag purchase to help feed kids in Rwanda

Area Whole Foods Markets, including Bellevue, have launched the FEED 100 program to help provide nutritious meals for school children.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Lauren Bush designed the bag being sold at Whole Foods stores.

Welsh promoted at GA Creative

Jeff Welsh has been named Design Director at GA Creative, a graphic design and marketing firm in Bellevue.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Scott Eaton

First Bellevue Tower topped out; third of condos sold

A year and a half ago, Gerding Edlen Development Co. began the demolition of the old Puget Sound Energy headquarters to make way for the twin condominium tower project known as the Bellevue Towers. The Portland firm relocated Scott Eaton to work out of their new Bellevue-based sales office to oversee the eco-friendly towers come to fruition.

Scott Eaton
European Tower delays construction

European Tower delays construction

GIS International Group, developer of the one-home-per-floor European Tower project, is holding off groundbreaking plans for its 16-story exclusive high-rise tower in downtown Bellevue in anticipation of bringing the project to market in a better economic climate.

  • Jun 2, 2008
European Tower delays construction

Goodwill’s job training to begin

Bellevue Goodwill’s Job Training and Education Center, located at 14515 NE 20th Street, is enrolling people in free classes for the summer session, which runs from May 27 to July 17. The courses teach people with significant barriers to employment skills needed to find and keep jobs.

  • May 14, 2008

Len’s Automotive wins top AAA award

Len’s Automotive in Bellevue has won the AAA Top Shop award, which evaluates the quality of repair work, courtesy of employees, and the shop cleanliness of each AAA Approved Auto Repair facility in Washington and northern Idaho.

  • Apr 30, 2008

Purple Café, others coming to Bellevue Towers

Bellevue Towers will bring three new restaurants to downtown Bellevue.

  • Apr 30, 2008

County seeking ‘Best Workplaces for Recycling’

Area businesses with exceptional recycling programs are encouraged to see how they rate against other businesses by participating in King County’s 2008 “Best Workplaces for Recycling” event.

  • Apr 26, 2008
Hairacy Salon owner Red Rice works on his long-time customer Mark Berkowitz on Friday

It’s Hairacy no more

Hairacy Headquarters - one of the last small hair salons left in downtown Bellevue - closed its doors Tuesday, April 14 after 36 years in business.

  • Apr 19, 2008
Hairacy Salon owner Red Rice works on his long-time customer Mark Berkowitz on Friday
Report’s Assaf Ziv and Stacy Cail pose among the mannequins and shoes on display inside the company’s facility.

Firm’s remodel aids staff creativity

For nearly three decades, Topline, the parent company of REPORT Footwear has steadily built a name for itself by producing fashion-forward shoes. Recently, the company’s headquarters underwent a major interior remodel producing a now equally fashionable design studio.

  • Apr 6, 2008
Report’s Assaf Ziv and Stacy Cail pose among the mannequins and shoes on display inside the company’s facility.