Business

State employment grows again in June as businesses gradually reopen

Washington state’s economy added 71,000 jobs in June and the state’s preliminary seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for June decreased from 15.1 percent to 9.8… Continue reading

What’s Happening at the Market: Life ‘like a recipe’ for Sea Basket Farm owners

Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market Open: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, July 25 Location: Sequim Civic Center Plaza, downtown Sequim More info: manager@sequimmarket.com On the web:… Continue reading

  • Jul 22, 2020

What’s Happening at the Market: Find medicinal healing with Sativa Valley Essentials

Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market Open: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, July 18 Location: Sequim Civic Center Plaza, downtown Sequim More info: manager@sequimmarket.com On the web:… Continue reading

  • Jul 15, 2020

Business briefs — July 8, 2020

Dept. of Revenue sets small business webinar To help reach more businesses statewide, the Washington State Department of Revenue will host a free live webinar… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2020

Gonzalez expands offerings with Rain Shadow Lavender

Rain Shadow Lavender New Sequim lavender farm Where: 1410 Kitchen-Dick Road Owner: Victor Gonzalez Website: www.victorslavender.com More info: hola@victorslavender.com, 360-912-3938 After three years in development,… Continue reading

Troll Haven/Bandy Orchards hosts new farmers market this summer

Featuring local vendors selling baked goods and hand-made items, the newly formed Troll Haven/Bandy Orchards Farmers Market is open on Saturdays throughout the summer, from… Continue reading

What’s Happening at the Market: Young artisan adds to beadwork business offerings

Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market Open: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, July 11 Location: Sequim Civic Center Plaza, downtown Sequim More info: manager@sequimmarket.com On the web:… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2020

What’s Happening at the Market: Make room for Gunogan Fungus’ delectable mushrooms

Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market Open: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, July 4 Location: Sequim Civic Center Plaza, downtown Sequim More info: manager@sequimmarket.com On the web:… Continue reading

  • Jul 1, 2020

Blondie’s Plate primed for reopening

Blondie’s Plate Under new owner Josh Armstrong Reopening: Early to mid-July Address: 134 S. Second Ave. Phone: 360-683-2233 Website: www.blondiesplate.com For peninsula-based business owner Josh… Continue reading

Business briefs — June 24, 2020

Wind Rose Cellars sets hours Wind Rose Cellars’ tasting room at 143 W. Washington St. will open for wine tasting and bottles sales from 1-6… Continue reading

  • Jun 24, 2020

Washington state’s economy adds back jobs in May

Washington state’s economy added 52,500 jobs in May and the state’s preliminary seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for May decreased from 16.3 percent to 15.1… Continue reading

  • Jun 24, 2020

What’s Happening at the Market: Sharp skills, services on display

Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market Open: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, June 20 Location: Sequim Civic Center Plaza, downtown Sequim More info: manager@sequimmarket.com On the web:… Continue reading

  • Jun 24, 2020

Business briefs — June 17, 2020

JCPenney opens this week JCPenney, 651 W. Washington St. will open at noon on Wednesday June 17. Updated hours are noon-7 p.m., Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-6… Continue reading

  • Jun 17, 2020

What’s Happening at the Market: PNW inspires Northwest Beach Works

Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market Open: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, June 20 Location: Sequim Civic Center Plaza, downtown Sequim More info: manager@sequimmarket.com On the web:… Continue reading

  • Jun 17, 2020

Business briefs — June 10, 2020

Paradise Restaurant reopens Paradise Restaurant, 703 N. Sequim Ave., reopened on June 9. Serving seafood, steaks and pasta, Paradise Restaurant has set hours for 4-9… Continue reading

  • Jun 10, 2020

What’s Happening at the Market: Green onion powder blends is one for you, one for a friend

Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market Open: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, June 13 Location: Sequim Civic Center Plaza, downtown Sequim More info: manager@sequimmarket.com On the web:… Continue reading

  • Jun 10, 2020

What’s Happening at the Market: Simple herbal medicine at home with Herbs ‘n Dreams

Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market Open: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, June 6 Location: Sequim Civic Center Plaza, downtown Sequim More info: manager@sequimmarket.com On the web:… Continue reading

  • Jun 3, 2020

Record unemployment on North Olympic Peninsula

North Olympic Peninsula unemployment soared to historical highs in April as Clallam and Jefferson employers shed 2,850 nonfarm jobs amid the COVID-19 pandemic precautions, state… Continue reading

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