Business

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

Business briefs — March 18, 2020

RE/MAX added staffer RE/MAX Prime announced the hiring of Dianna DaSilva to the RE/MAX Prime staff. DaSilva, who formerly worked at Windemere Real Estate, can… Continue reading

  • Mar 18, 2020

Milestone: Sequim GM Merrigan earns governor’s recognition

Nancy Merrigan, general manager of the Quality Inn in Sequim was honored with an Employer of the Year award by the Washington’s Governor’s Committee on… Continue reading

Unemployment rate drops again, falls to record low

Washington state’s economy gained 6,800 jobs in January and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for January fell to 3.9 percent, according to the… Continue reading

  • Mar 11, 2020

What’s Happening At Market: Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market accepting new vendor applications

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 11, 2020

Business briefs — Feb. 19, 2020

New digs for H&R Block The Sequim H&R Block has moved to a new location: 1097 W. Washington St., just north of The Home Depot… Continue reading

  • Feb 19, 2020

State unemployment figure falls to new low

Washington state’s economy gained 10,900 jobs in December and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for December fell slightly to 4.3 percent according to… Continue reading

  • Feb 19, 2020

Business news — Feb. 5, 2020

Cedarbrook sets grand opening Cedarbrook Lavender Gift Shop hosts a Grand Opening to celebrate in its new location, 120 W. Washington St., on Friday, Feb.… Continue reading

  • Feb 5, 2020

Business spotlight: Business buzzing, growing for Sequim Bee Farm

Good Food Awards recognizes couple seventh time in five years

Business news — Jan. 29, 2020

Steffes gets high honors in essential oils competition Susan Steffes of Fleurish Lavender of Lost Mountain received two awards at the International Lavender Essential Oil… Continue reading

  • Jan 29, 2020

Spirited, sustainable in Sequim: Two Hooligans Cider entrepreneurs look to build business, community

Gleaning (definition) — 1. gather information from various sources; 2. collect leftover produce after a harvest After years of experimentation, hundreds of gallons in peninsula-borne… Continue reading

Business news — Jan. 22, 2020

Clear Creek RV has new manager Under new management, Clear Creek RV Center of Sequim is bringing in a larger unit of inventory to the… Continue reading

  • Jan 22, 2020

Business news — Jan. 15, 2020

Paradise changes hours Paradise Restaurant, 703 N. Sequim Ave., has changed hours, offering dinner from 4-9 p.m. Early bird specials will be combined into a… Continue reading

  • Jan 15, 2020

Business news — Jan. 8, 2020

Jamestown EDA offers free ‘Bootstrap’ course The Jamestown S’Klallam Economic Development Authority hosts a free Bootstrap Business Plan Course, set for 4-6 p.m. on four… Continue reading

  • Jan 8, 2020