By Megan Brown The Herald Business Journal In September, Edmonds became a guinea pig. By choice. Edmonds was selected to be the subject of a year-long program where Western Washington University students help shape the city’s environmental policies. Over the course of the 2016-17 academic year, scores of students from Western Washington will work with [...]
Includes commercial building activity in Bellingham with an estimated valuation listed at $10,000 or more. Records are obtained from the City of Bellingham’s Permit Center. Nov. 28-Dec. 2 Applied 1419 Humboldt St., $272,057.40 for Myers – new single-family residence with detached garage. Contractor: Henshaw Construction Inc. Permit no.: BLD2016-1124. Nov. 28. 4322 Gale Lane, $164,533.80 [...]
On Dec. 12, Bellingham’s 2020 Solutions began accepting debit payments at both its stores. It is the first marijuana retailer north of Seattle to do so. The transactions will go through a new company CanPay, which is based in Colorado. To pay by debit, consumers download the CanPay app (which costs 99 cents annually) and link it [...]
By Emily Hamann The Bellingham Business Journal It’s real estate, revolutionized. Zeppidy, Inc., a startup based in Portland, Oregon is hoping to use technology to transform the real estate industry. This month Zeppidy plans to add the real estate data from the Northwest Multiple Listing Service, which means its services will extend to most of [...]
By Mike Cook For the Bellingham Business Journal On a Saturday morning, back in May of 1962, I left my house in search of a summer job. I walked nearly eight miles that day and eventually I found a local drive-in that was hiring and came home victorious, I had found a job! They were [...]
Bellwether Real Estate has opened a second office location in Lynden. The new office will be at 145 South 19th St. A grand opening is planned for January 12, 2017.
Weitzel & Associates of RE/MAX Whatcom County, Inc. promoted Leslie Strand in December. She is now licensed with Global Referral Group and will work as a buyer’s specialist, while assisting Chris Weitzel with the real estate business. Leslie has four years of experience marketing real estate, and has been an office administrator for Weitzel since [...]
SaviBank has promoted Seana Olberg to vice president and branch manager/commercial lender of the Bellingham branch. Olberg has 26 years of experience in the banking industry. She joined SaviBank in 2007. SaviBank is headquartered in Burlington and has branches in Skagit, Whatcom and Island counties.
Columbia Bank has launched its Warm Hearts Winter Drive to help people experiencing homelessness this winter. Monetary donations can be made online at WarmHeartsWinterDrive.com. Monetary donations, and donations of warm winter clothes can be donated at all Columbia Bank branches in Washington, Oregon and Idaho. The donations will go back to support the communities they [...]
Keith Arnzen joined Family Care Network as chief financial officer. Arnzen has more than 15 years of experience in medical executive leadership positions. Most recently he served as CEO at a home care management group in Seattle and a radiology group in Tacoma. He graduated from Idaho State University with a degree in health care [...]