Business news — June 19, 2019

Kitsap Bank ups prize for 2019 edg3 FUND competition

Kitsap Bank announced the sixth-annual edg3 FUND small business competition today with an increased grand prize of $25,000.

The edg3 FUND is the bank’s annual small business competition recognizing entrepreneurs dedicated to growing community in three ways: economically, socially and environmentally. An edg3 FUND informational workshop is set for 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 25, at Olympic

College in Poulsbo; there is no charge or obligation. All interested parties are asked to register at www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4254496.

The edg3 FUND application period opens Monday, July 1, and runs through 5 p.m. Wednesday, July 31. Interested entrepreneurs and small business owners are directed to the bank’s website, www.kitsap bank.com/business/edg3-fund, to access official rules and application.

Sequim Bee Farm won the $20,000 edg3 FUND small business competition in 2018.

More in Business

Business briefs — Feb. 17, 2021

Paradise Restaurant reopens Paradise Restaurant at 703 N. Sequim Ave., is reopening… Continue reading

Hospitality sector drives jobless claims on North Olympic Peninsula

Unemployment continued to climb on the North Olympic Peninsula in December as… Continue reading

tsr
UPS Store closes again

Former owner says franchise sale not final yet

x
After 40 years, Sequim dentist Randy Tierney calls it a career

Steim Family Dentistry What: Family dentistry practice Where: 556 Eureka Way Contact:… Continue reading

Jobless rate keeps climbing on Olympic Peninsula

Unemployment rose by 1.1 percentage points in Clallam and Jefferson counties last… Continue reading

Business news — Jan. 6, 2021

Co-op postpones annual meeting Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the 86th-annual meeting… Continue reading

Kris Johnson is president of the Association of Washington Business, the state’s chamber of commerce and manufacturers association.
Guest opinion: Lawmakers can use 2021 session to help economy recover stronger

Ten months after the arrival of the coronavirus in Washington state, the… Continue reading

TEASER
New Sequim taqueria prides itself in authentic Mexican food, fast service

David Family Taqueria Where: 300 E. Washington St. Hours: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.… Continue reading

x
What’s Happening at the Market: A surge in community resiliency

As 2020 draws to a close, the Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market… Continue reading

Sound Publishing re-launches local business stimulus grant program

Sound Publishing has launched a local stimulus program to help businesses adapt… Continue reading

teaserThe Sequim UPS Store is opened for limited hours from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. as staff awaits a new computer system for shipping and receiving. Staff said they plan to expand hours and staffing once the computers are installed. Sequim Gazette photo by Matthew Nash
Sequim UPS store reopens with temporary, limited hours

New ownership expected soon, corporate reps, manager confirm

x
Castell Insurance selected an ‘Agent For The Future’

During business hours, after hours or on weekends, via phone, video chat… Continue reading