Business

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

Revenue offers free business taxes webinar

Gallery sets winter hours Sequim’s Blue Whole Gallery has new hours. Through March, the gallery will resume winter hours: noon–4 p.m. on Mondays, 10 a.m.-5… Continue reading

  • Jan 1, 2020

Business spotlight: Owners put new shimmer in Sunshine Café with remodel

Eatery offers alcohol with plans to open some nights this spring

Sequim I.T. hosts cell smartphone basics class

More than 60 people attended a free Samsung Smartphone Basics class held at Shipley Center last month. The class was taught by Sequim I.T. employees,… Continue reading

Statewide payroll hiring bounces back in November

Washington state’s economy gained 12,200 jobs in November and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for November fell slightly to 4.4 percent according to… Continue reading

  • Dec 25, 2019

Business news — Dec. 18, 2019

New owners, name at Sequim lavender farm Fleurish Lavender of Lost Mountain is the newly-renamed lavender farm and gift shop at 1541 Taylor Cut-Off Road.… Continue reading

  • Dec 18, 2019

Dungeness Courte celebrates No. 20

Twenty years and going strong: Staff and community members celebrate Dungeness Courte Memory Care’s 20th anniversary celebration with a party and Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber of… Continue reading

  • Dec 18, 2019

Business news — Dec. 11, 2019

Boyd accepted on national board Jeff Boyd, a founding partner of the firm Nelson Boyd, PLLC, has been accepted into the American Board of Trial… Continue reading

  • Dec 11, 2019

Business news — Dec. 4, 2019

Lodge & Cottages set open house Staff at the Lodge & Cottages at Sherwood Village invite the community to a Holiday Open House, set for… Continue reading

  • Dec 4, 2019

Business news — Nov. 27, 2019

Kitsap Bank backs OPHS for holidays The Sequim and Port Angeles branches of Kitsap Bank are supporting the Olympic Peninsula Humane Society (OPHS) during the… Continue reading

  • Nov 27, 2019