Business

Redmond’s Goddard School to take part in Play for Tomorrow’s Ultimate Block Party

The Goddard School, 10611 Redmond Ridge Dr. NE in Redmond, will participate in Play for Tomorrow's Ultimate Block Party, a nationwide event to recognize and celebrate the power of play for learning.

  • Sep 20, 2010

Redmond’s Mud Bay to hold grand opening event Sept. 25

A grand opening for Redmond's new Mud Bay natural pet care store, 8867 161st Ave. NE, Suite 150, will take place from noon-4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25.

  • Sep 15, 2010

Dynamic Chiros adds new doctor to its chiropractic staff

Dynamic Chiros, located near the Microsoft campus, at 15230 NE 24th St. in Redmond has announced that Dr. Warner Hettick has joined its chiropractic practice.

  • Sep 14, 2010

Jade Dragon Chinese Restaurant adds Vietnamese cuisine to its menu

Jade Dragon Chinese Restaurant, 17181 Redmond Way, Suite 700 in Redmond, has added Vietnamese cuisine to its menu, including Pho made without the additive MSG (Monosodium glutamate).

  • Sep 14, 2010
Sisters Cynthia (Glessner) Olson (left) and Paula Glessner-Vallee have opened G2 Salon in the Village Square Shopping Center in downtown Redmond. New clients can get a half-price haircut or a free haircut with chemical service. For information

Sisters open G2 Salon in Redmond’s Village Square, offer discounts for new clients

Say hello to a new "sister act" at the Village Square Shopping Center in downtown Redmond. Cynthia (Glessner) Olson and Paula Glessner-Vallee opened G2 Salon — as in "Glessners times two" — last month at 16150 NE 85th St., Suite 213.

Sisters Cynthia (Glessner) Olson (left) and Paula Glessner-Vallee have opened G2 Salon in the Village Square Shopping Center in downtown Redmond. New clients can get a half-price haircut or a free haircut with chemical service. For information
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‘Breakfast for dinner,’ homestyle soups, sandwiches served up at Redmond’s Pacific Coast Bakery

"Breakfast for dinner" is an often-sought but hard-to-find commodity, especially in a city that isn't known for its nightlife. So a new downtown Redmond dining destination is attracting the attention of nearby dwellers and business people who say the evening is prime time for a bacon and egg panini — or hearty, homestyle deli sandwiches and soups.

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Ken's Towing truck driver Kyle Drew stands next to 'Major

Ken’s Towing in Redmond wins big at Northwest Tow Expo

Ron "Bubba" Peters, a manager at Ken's Towing in Redmond and his co-worker, truck driver Kyle Drew were kings of the road at the annual Northwest Tow Expo in Ferndale Aug. 20-21.

Ken's Towing truck driver Kyle Drew stands next to 'Major

Redmond Reporter to honor women in business community

Here at the Redmond Reporter we recognize the tremendous strides and impressive contributions women have made in the business world. Whether they are business owners, managers or running the front office, they are the driving force behind many successful businesses. Bearing that in mind we would like to highlight some of our local “Women in Business” starting in our Aug. 27 issue.

  • Aug 20, 2010

Jamba Juice serves $1 tea smoothies, iced coffee on Aug. 19

Jamba Juice, including a Redmond location at 16002 Redmond Way, is offering $1 tea smoothies and iced coffee creations on Thursday, Aug. 19.

  • Aug 18, 2010
Doug Brathovde

Anthropaws brings ‘furry’ characters to life

For Redmond’s Doug Brathovde, it all began in 2004 after watching 'The Lion King on Broadway' stage production. Although none of the costumes in the show contained the faux fur he works with today, Brathovde realized how creative, and fun, building costumes could be as a hobby.

Doug Brathovde
Dr. Aditi Agarwal

Dr. Agarwal opens Avondale Smiles: Ribbon-cutting ceremony set for Aug. 23

Dr. Aditi Agarwal has opened Avondale Smiles at 11523 Avondale Rd. NE, Suite 115 in Redmond. A ribbon-cutting ceremony, featuring Redmond Mayor John Marchione and the Greater Redmond Chamber of Commerce, is set for 4:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 23.

Dr. Aditi Agarwal

UW, including Bothell campus, makes large contributions to local and state economy, employment

The University of Washington (UW) recently released an economic impact report which measured the economic, employment and government revenue impacts of operations and research at the Seattle, Tacoma and Bothell campuses. The report shows that overall, UW makes tremendous contributions to the state's economy, more than $9 billion.

  • Aug 12, 2010

Redmond-based Aegis Living named finalist by Puget Sound Business Journal

Redmond-based Aegis Living has been named as one of the finalists for Washington's Best Workplaces by the Puget Sound Business Journal. The program was launched in 2007 to identify and recognize best practices in the hiring and retention of great people.

  • Aug 9, 2010
For three years in a row

Village Square Cafe honored three straight years for ‘Redmond’s best breakfast’

A hearty breakfast might just be the ultimate comfort food. For three years in a row, Redmond Reporter readers have chosen the Village Square Cafe, 16150 NE 85th St., as Redmond's "Best Breakfast" destination.

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Tracey Hepner

Expanding your backyard kitchen: Redmond company creates weather-proof cabinets for the patio

In a tough economy, entertaining at home takes on new luster, especially if you can incorporate the great outdoors. Redmond-based Interior Woodworking Specialists (IWS) has introduced My Patio Cabinets, a line of weather-proof, modular patio cabinets for your Pacific Northwest "backyard kitchen."

Tracey Hepner

Microsoft store to open at Bellevue Square

The Seattle area's first Microsoft Store is set to open soon in Bellevue Square. This will be one of only seven such stores in the world. The opening date and event details have not yet been released.

  • Aug 3, 2010

Sisters open G2 Salon in Redmond’s Village Square

G2 Salon has opened at 16150 NE 85th St., Suite 213 in Redmond's Village Square. Owners are sisters Cynthia and Paula Glessner. The name G2 stands for "Glessner Times Two."

  • Aug 3, 2010

Redmond Massage Envy offers ‘Massage for the Cure’ to fight breast cancer

On Tuesday, Sept. 14 the Redmond Massage Envy joins 18 Puget Sound area Massage Envy locations and over 600 others by hosting the "Massage for the Cure," benefitting the Susan G. Komen for the Cure in the fight against breast cancer.

  • Jul 23, 2010
Judy Meleliat has joined Redmond-based Aegis Living as its new chief marketing officer.

Redmond-based Aegis Living welcomes new chief marketing officer

Redmond-based Aegis Living, a national leader in senior living and assisted living communities, has announced that Judy Meleliat has joined the company as its chief marketing officer. She will lead all marketing and sales efforts for the companies 35 senior living communities in Washington, California and Nevada.

  • Jul 21, 2010
Judy Meleliat has joined Redmond-based Aegis Living as its new chief marketing officer.

Redmond Chamber introduces new, enhanced Web site

The Greater Redmond Chamber of Commerce is introducing a new Web site which brings businesses an affordable opportunity to subscribe to an enhanced, online membership directory.