Business

State unemployment rate unchanged in September

Washington’s unemployment rate held at 4.6 percent in September and preliminary estimates from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) show the state gained 13,800 jobs… Continue reading

Tedesco’s Italian Fresh coming soon

Opens tentatively mid-November, to be announced Hours: 11:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday-Monday, closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays Where: 210 W. Washington Street, Sequim New York style pizza,… Continue reading

Business Briefs — Oct. 25, 2017

Learn about protection from identity theft Tracy Wealth Management hosts a pair of community workshops for residents to learn about protecting themselves from identity theft.… Continue reading

Final round of tourism project grants being accepted

The Olympic Peninsula Visitor Bureau (OPVB) announces application deadline of Nov. 1 for the final round of the organization’s 2017 Tourism Enhancement Grants. This year… Continue reading

What’s New at the Market: Welcome our new market manager

It is an honor to announce that “What’s new at the Market” is our new Market Manager, Eleanor Rose. We are fortunate to have found… Continue reading

Business Briefs — Oct. 18, 2017

Author/business owner to sign book Kathy Charlton, Olympic Cellars’ former owner and original Working Girl, will greet the public and sign her new book, “Working… Continue reading

Sequim Black Bear Diner’s sales growth the best in franchise so far in ‘17

The wooden bears towering over customers at Sequim’s Black Bear Diner, 1471 E. Washington St., may be big, but apparently so is business. Managers for… Continue reading

Martial art makes its way to Carlsborg

Just under five feet tall, Jenn Lozada demonstrates to her Brazilian jiu-jitsu students how good body mechanics can fend off potential attackers twice their size.… Continue reading

Business Briefs — Oct. 11, 2017

Bistro changes hours, adds wood-fired night Alder Wood Bistro has moved to fall hours. The restaurant at 139 W. Alder St. serves lunch 11:30 a.m.-2:30… Continue reading

Clallam County praises efforts of local businesses during Disability Employment Awareness Month

The Board of Clallam County Commissioners on Oct. 3 proclaimed the month of October 2017 as Disability Employment Awareness Month in Clallam County and publicly… Continue reading

Garling takes over at GM at Co-op

The Co-op Farm and Garden, 216 East Washington St., announced last week the appointment of Ken Garling as the store’s new general manager. Garling succeeds… Continue reading

Business Briefs — Oct. 4, 2017

Farm stand now open River Run Farm has opened a farm stand at 2800 Woodcock Rd., across from Woodcock Demonstration Garden, to provide certified organic… Continue reading

First Federal backs the crab fest

First Federal Branch Manager Jody Copeland, left, and First Federal Marketing Manager Jen Swanson present Scott Nagel, Dungeness Crab and Seafood Festival Director, with a… Continue reading

  • Oct 4, 2017

Michaels and Ulta one step closer to opening

Sequim residents are getting closer to having two of the largest retailers in the arts and craft and beauty industries right in their backyard. Construction… Continue reading

Time of change at Sequim Farmers Market

What’s new at the market is the search for a new market manager. After eight fantastic years managing the market, this will be my last.… Continue reading

Peninsula Taproom looks to serve more than just beer

Peninsula Taproom A craft beer bar and bottle shop Tentative hours: Open seven days a week, noon-10 p.m. Tentative opening: Sunday, Oct. 1 Where: 210… Continue reading

Business briefs — Sept. 27, 2017

Acupuncture business has new location Serenity Acupuncture is moving from its present location at 520 N. Fifth Ave. to 370 River Road, and will be… Continue reading

Brewing new ownership at Java Jungle

Coffee stand at 231 Valley Center Place, Sequim 6 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Sunday Contact: 460-2040 Just off Highway 101 and nestled next to the Red Carpet… Continue reading

Business briefs — Sept. 20, 2017

Bodhi Tree Yoga sets open house Celebrate Bodhi Tree Yoga Studio’s fifth year with an open house at from 12:30-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23, at… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2017

Free renewable energy workshop on tap

The Clallam Conservation District is hosting a free workshop for farms and small business owners to help them apply for incentives to bring solar electric,… Continue reading