Business briefs

Schmidt comes to Kitsap Bank branch

Lori Schmidt has assumed the position of operations manager at Kitsap Bank’s Sequim branch, 1320 W. Washington St. A 32-year banking veteran, Schmidt has been with Kitsap Bank for seven years, most recently as operations manager at the Kingston branch. Call the Sequim branch at 683-5599.


Reiki intensive workshop

Jaie Livingstone teaches about “The Essential Healing Art of Reiki” from 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday-Saturday, June 10-11.

The two-day intensive includes the history of reiki and hands-on healing and basics of the subtle energy body, how to use reiki in everyday life and two reiki attunements.  

Visit or call 360-406-4673 for the cost of the classes.

Health presentation offered

Dr. Leslie Van Romer, chiropractor, speaker and author, will be presenting her free monthly motivational health presentation, “Sidestepping the Big Ones: Cancer, Heart Disease, Diabetes, and Stroke,” Part 1 of 2, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Monday, June 6, at the new venue, Olympic Theatre Arts Center, 414 N. Sequim Ave. Call 683-8844 or e-mail


ILG secures patent for inventor

Innovation Law Group, Ltd. of Sequim announces that the U.S. Patent Office issued U.S. Patent 7,942,124 to local Puget Sound businessman, Richard H. Harbert, of Mukilteo. The patent is directed to an improved rocker arm cover assembly having an external multi-coil mounting bracket for engines having distributor-less ignition systems.

ILG assisted Harbert in the preparation, filing and prosecution of the U.S. patent application. ILG can be reached at 681-7305 or


Olympic Restaurant Equipment Inc. changes hours

Olympic Restaurant Equipment Inc., at 51 Dryke Road in Sequim, announced new extended summer hours this week. Starting on Tuesday, May 31, the business will be open 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Monday through Friday, and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturdays. Call 582-1050.

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