Business

Peninsula man realizes ‘dream’ with Carlsborg food truck

North West Grill What: Walk-up restaurant/food truck Where: Parking lot of Tracy’s Insulation,261372 US Highway 101 (Carlsborg) Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Monday-Friday Serving: Tacos, burgers,… Continue reading

 

What’s Happening at the Market: More flavor, more beauty from River Run Farm

By Emma Jane Garcia For the Sequim Gazette Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market Open: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, May 30 Location: Sequim Civic Center Plaza,… Continue reading

  • May 27, 2020

 

Payroll employment plummets, unemployment rate soars statewide

Washington state’s economy lost 527,000 jobs in April and the state’s preliminary seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for April increased from 5.1 percent to 15.4… Continue reading

  • May 21, 2020

 

For every $20 gift basket purchased for local healthcare workers, owners of Cedarbrook Lavender Farm will add up to $10 in extra products and deliver the bags. Photo courtesy of Cedarbrook Lavender Farm

Cedarbrook Lavender seeks support for healthcare workers

Cedarbrook Lavender Farm, 120 W. Washington St., looks to thank local healthcare professionals with a lavender gift bag. Local supporters can pay $20 for a… Continue reading

For every $20 gift basket purchased for local healthcare workers, owners of Cedarbrook Lavender Farm will add up to $10 in extra products and deliver the bags. Photo courtesy of Cedarbrook Lavender Farm

What’s Happening At Market: Pizza as self-care

By Emma Jane Garcia For the Sequim Gazette Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market Open: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, May 23 Location: Sequim Civic Center Plaza,… Continue reading

  • May 20, 2020

What’s Happening at the Market: Visit essential businesses under new safety guidelines

Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market Open: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, May 16 Location: Sequim Civic Center Plaza, downtown Sequim More info: manager@sequimmarket.com or 360-582-6218 On… Continue reading

  • May 13, 2020

Black Bear Diner seeks donations for Food Bank

The Black Bear Diner Sequim, 1471 E Washington St., seeks donations for the Sequim Food Bank, which will be converted into gift cards for the… Continue reading

What’s Happening at the Market: Highly-modified operations

Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market Open: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays in late spring, summer, early fall Opening day: May 16 Location: Sequim Civic Center Plaza,… Continue reading

  • May 6, 2020

WeDo Fudge sets drive-thru season opening for May 1

Sequim’s drive-thru fudge and prayer stand is set to re-open this week. WeDo Fudge, at 11 Valley Center Place in Carlsborg (just across the PUD… Continue reading

What’s Happening at the Market: Community Nutrition Program fuels healthy lifestyles

By Emma Jane Garcia For the Sequim Gazette Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market Open: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays, in late srping, summer, early fall Opening… Continue reading

  • Apr 29, 2020

Employees take reins, start Dungeness Glass

Dungeness Glass Commercial residential glass company Offering: PUD-approved windows, mirrors, shower doors, specialty glass replacement, skylights, Where: 761 Carlsborg Road Website: dungenessglass.com Contact: 360-582-3098, sales@dungenessglass.com… Continue reading

Sunny Farms Country Store employee Joan Ward displays one of her favorite local products: Sequim Bee Farm’s Wildflower Honey. Photo by Emma Jane Garcia

What’s Happening at the Market?: Where to buy local products during market off-season

Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market Open: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.* Saturdays (Opening Day, May 16) Location: Sequim Civic Center Plaza, downtown Sequim More info: manager@sequimmarket.com or… Continue reading

  • Apr 22, 2020
Sunny Farms Country Store employee Joan Ward displays one of her favorite local products: Sequim Bee Farm’s Wildflower Honey. Photo by Emma Jane Garcia

New claims for unemployment benefits drop, but remain at record levels

During the week of April 5-11, there were 143,241 initial and 585,983 total claims for unemployment benefits, according to the Employment Security Department (ESD). While… Continue reading

  • Apr 21, 2020

Business briefs — April 15, 2020

Avamere earns recognition The American Health Care Association recently recognized Avamere Olympic Rehabilitation of Sequim for quality care as part of the Quality Initiative Recognition… Continue reading

  • Apr 15, 2020
Nash’s Farm Stand owner Patty McManus shows a low-contact way to buy local vegetables, camelina oil, flour, grain and eggs. Photo by Emma Jane Garcia

What’s happening at the Market: Now is a great time to support peninsula farmstands

Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market Opening Day: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, May 16 Location: Sequim Civic Center Plaza, downtown Sequim More info: manager@sequimmarket.com or 360-582-6218… Continue reading

  • Apr 15, 2020
Nash’s Farm Stand owner Patty McManus shows a low-contact way to buy local vegetables, camelina oil, flour, grain and eggs. Photo by Emma Jane Garcia

State unemployment claims at historical highs for third consecutive week

Initial claims for unemployment benefits remained at historical highs for the week of March 29-April 4, with more than 170,063 initial claims filed during the… Continue reading

Unemployment insurance applications increased 843 percent over previous week

From March 15-21, a total of 133,464 new claims for unemployment benefits were filed with the Employment Security Department — an increase of 119,310 new… Continue reading

Business briefs – March 25, 2020

Windermere donates to Sequim Community Aid The Windermere Real Estate offices in Sequim have pooled their Windermere Foundation Funds to donate $2,000 to Sequim Community… Continue reading

  • Mar 25, 2020
Abby Garcia displays products at her parents’ Jose’s Famous Salsa booth at the Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market in 2010. Photo courtesy of Angela Garcia

What’s Happening At Market: Looking back at one of market’s great success stories

Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market Open: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays in late spring, summer, early fall Opening day: May 16 Location: Sequim Civic Center Plaza,… Continue reading

  • Mar 25, 2020
Abby Garcia displays products at her parents’ Jose’s Famous Salsa booth at the Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market in 2010. Photo courtesy of Angela Garcia
Salvatore Zambito sits in his new yoga studio, the Yoga-Sūtras Institute at 128 W Bell St. He will be celebrating the studio’s grand opening on March 21. Sequim Gazette photo by Conor Dowley

A full yoga experience is coming to Sequim

The Yoga-SÅ«tras Institute will be about more than just stretches

Salvatore Zambito sits in his new yoga studio, the Yoga-Sūtras Institute at 128 W Bell St. He will be celebrating the studio’s grand opening on March 21. Sequim Gazette photo by Conor Dowley