Category Archives: Seattle

Kitchen Tune-Up Advances Strategic Franchise Growth in Seattle

Kitchen Tune-Up logoKitchen Tune-Up, widely known for cabinet refacing and its signature one-day wood restoration Tune-Up, recently announced a franchise growth plan throughout Seattle. (They sent out a press release) The award-winning concept aims to meet the growing demand from local homeowners seeking to update and upgrade the look of their kitchens.  Continue Reading

All Pumped Up: Boaters Set New Record for Protecting Local Waters

In 2014, Pumpout Washington, a joint project of Washington Sea Grant and Washington State Parks, helped divert a record 6 million gallons of raw sewage from Puget Sound, Lake Washington, and other state waterways. Now the 2015 numbers are in and they blow 2014’s record away. More than 8.3 million gallons that would previously have… Continue Reading

Local Conservation Expert Paul Dye to Lead Washington Sea Grant Outreach

SEATTLE – When Paul Dye focuses on marine conservation, change happens. Dye now brings that focus to Washington Sea Grant, where he recently began serving as the new assistant director for outreach for the marine research, education and outreach organization. Dye’s previous work in Washington has conserved fish and shellfish habitat, supported fisheries innovations to… Continue Reading


Grand opening celebration scheduled for March 10, 12 and 13 AUBURN, Wash – The Outlet Collection Seattle, the largest outlet mall in the Pacific Northwest, is pleased to announce the opening of Converse Factory Store. In celebration of the new location, the popular sneaker brand will host a three-day grand opening event, beginning Thursday, March 10. Continue Reading

IKEA U.S. Listed on the 2016 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® List IKEA Seattle thanks co-workers for making IKEA a great workplace

FORTUNE recently announced that IKEA U.S. is listed on the 2016 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For list. “I’d like to thank my fellow 14,000 U.S. co-workers for their contribution in making IKEA a great place to work,” said Lars Petersson, IKEA U.S President. “It’s gratifying that our unique culture and values, together with… Continue Reading

Seattle’s Vera Project Raises over $116,000 in 15th Anniversary Gala Celebration!

The Vera Project celebrated its 15th year at a gala celebration proudly presented by community partners Sub Pop and Rhapsody. The 9th annual Viva Vera gala took place on Saturday, February 20 at The Triple Door, and featured performances by local pop artists Briana Marela [JAGJAGUWAR] and Crater, whose debut album came out last week… Continue Reading

The Home Team at KING 5 Launches a New Era

KING 5 raises the curtain on local news with a curbside studio in the heart of SoDo.   (you read this here first because this was release sent to us under ’embargo’ and we say on our website, we do not know what that is) Seattle, Wash., February 15, 2016:  Western Washington’s first, highest rated and most… Continue Reading