Business

Hotel Sierra Redmond to open in September

LodgeWorks, an innovator and brand builder in the upscale suite hotel business, is set to open the doors to Hotel Sierra Redmond in September 2009.… Continue reading

  • Aug 24, 2009

Repair astronauts to visit Redmond aerospace site

The Electronics Group of Crane Aerospace & Electronics, a segment of Crane Co., will host a visit for the seven STS-125 Hubble repair astronauts on… Continue reading

  • Aug 20, 2009
Andrew Koeppen

‘Green’ print shop growing strong: Hot Off the Press to host open house Aug. 20 at new, larger location

Hot Off The Press, a family-owned “green printing” business in Redmond, will host an open house from 1-4 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 20 at its new,… Continue reading

Andrew Koeppen

A “bloomin’ good time” at Redmond Floral

Redmond Floral, 8070 160th Ave. NE, invites community members to have "A Bloomin' Good Time," working side-by-side with experienced designers while they test their own skills at flower arranging. "We are very excited to have the opportunity to share our expertise and to share the joy of flowers with others," said Redmond Floral owner Linda Elliott. "Our designers will teach specialized flower care and handling, along with basic techniques."

Redmond Whole Foods Market to host Tastybaby event Aug. 30

Join Tastybaby® for free tasting of their award-winning, organic, frozen puree baby food from 3-7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 30 at Whole Foods Market, 17991 Redmond… Continue reading

  • Aug 17, 2009

Banner Bank partners with HumanLinks to help Washington farmers

HumanLinks Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to systematic improvements in education, healthcare and sustainable agriculture, has recently partnered with Banner Bank to provide loans to… Continue reading

  • Aug 10, 2009
Gerk’s Ski & Cycle owner Brian Gierke has been in charge of his shop

Servicing the biking, skiing community

According to Brian “Gerk” Gierke, the owner and founder of Gerk’s Ski & Cycle, the small two-story building that he now occupies on the corner of Leary Way and Redmond Way has been around for a while. Eighteen years ago the original Alpine Hut was founded, and back in 2004 Gierke took over the failing business.

Gerk’s Ski & Cycle owner Brian Gierke has been in charge of his shop
Galaxy's Edge

CORRECTION: Galaxy’s Edge event at Uncle’s Games to be held Aug. 14

In the Aug. 7 edition of the Redmond Reporter the date for the Galaxy's Edge unveiling, featuring game designer Andrei Burago, at the Redmond Town… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2009
Galaxy's Edge
Galaxy's Edge

ASSA Games’ Galaxy’s Edge makes public debut Friday, Aug. 14

Redmond-based ASSA Games will be introducing its second board game, "Galaxy's Edge," to the public on Friday, August 14 at 7 p.m. at the Redmond Town Center Uncle's Games store.

  • Aug 7, 2009
Galaxy's Edge

Nine Redmond organizations honored by King County

King County’s Solid Waste Division has named nine Redmond business and organizations to the third-annual Best Workplaces for Recycling & Waste Reduction.The businesses recognized in… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2009
Dana Balassi

Balassi joins medical staff at Acupuncture East in Redmond

Dana Balassi, a licensed acupuncturist and Qi Gong therapist, recently joined the medical staff at Acupuncture East in Redmond.Balassi, who has more than 12 years… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2009
Dana Balassi
In the group photo

Grilling made easy: Earth-friendly EZ Grill makes barbecuing a snap

It's summertime — and the grilling is easy with a nifty new gadget called The EZ Grill. An instant, disposable, barbecue grill, it is also… Continue reading

In the group photo

Pizza Olympics coming to Frankie’s on Saturday

Frankie's Pizza and Pasta, 16630 Redmond Way, will conduct its first-ever Pizza Olympics from 1:30-4 p.m Saturday, Aug. 1.Staff events will include:• A free-style acrobatic… Continue reading

  • Jul 27, 2009

Sixty five Evergreen physicians make “Top Docs 2009” list

Evergreen Hospital Medical Center, serving the Kirkland, Redmond and Bothell areas, congratulates its 65 physicians who were named “Top Docs” in the July 2009 issue… Continue reading

  • Jul 24, 2009
Aerojet business development manager Olwen Morgan

Aerojet launches giant leaps for mankind

Exactly 40 years after Apollo 11 touched down on the moon’s surface, Jon Schierberl runs his fingers over a small metal engine encircled with Saturn-like… Continue reading

Aerojet business development manager Olwen Morgan

Microsoft wins Freedom Award for Support of National Guard and Reserve

The Department of Defense has announced that Microsoft Corporation of Redmond will receive the 2009 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award, the highest recognition… Continue reading

  • Jul 20, 2009
Jenny Solomon takes her dog

Speech therapist switches careers, starts pet care business

For Jenny Solomon, more dogs means more fun.“To me, a dog can do no wrong,” said Solomon, a longtime Redmond resident. “It just gives me… Continue reading

Jenny Solomon takes her dog
Joe Townsend
Joe Townsend
Gabriel Spiel

New appetite at Oddfellow’s: Music venue hopes to turn spotlight on food, too

Since its opening last fall, Oddfellow’s Grill has mostly been known for “striving to keep live music alive in Redmond.”Most nights, you can catch a… Continue reading

Gabriel Spiel

Redmond Ridge UPS Store under new ownership

The UPS Store®, located at 23515 NE Novelty Hill Rd. in the Redmond Ridge area" is under new ownership with Jack Graham now leading the… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2009