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Firehouse Pub: slight change of address but atmosphere remains the same

Firehouse Pub: slight change of address but atmosphere remains the same

It was quite the project, renovating the pub’s new home.

Firehouse Pub: slight change of address but atmosphere remains the same
Enumclaw’s QFC debuts home delivery service

Enumclaw’s QFC debuts home delivery service

The first order is free, but other orders will come with a charge.

Enumclaw’s QFC debuts home delivery service
Boeing’s venture into hypersonic jets | Don Brunell

Boeing’s venture into hypersonic jets | Don Brunell

The company’s come a long way since nearly crashing the company with its first attempt at supersonic flight.

Boeing’s venture into hypersonic jets | Don Brunell
Avoiding trouble while Tweeting | Don Brunell

Avoiding trouble while Tweeting | Don Brunell

Your social media can hurt you or help you when looking for a job.

Avoiding trouble while Tweeting | Don Brunell
Lampson beating odds for family-owned businesses | Don Brunell

Lampson beating odds for family-owned businesses | Don Brunell

According to The Family Firm Institute, only about 30 percent of family-owned businesses survive into the second generation and fewer than 12 percent are still viable into the third generation.

Lampson beating odds for family-owned businesses | Don Brunell
Much-needed dose of Yogi Berra’s wisdom | Don Brunell

Much-needed dose of Yogi Berra’s wisdom | Don Brunell

We need less sarcasm and to alleviate the vilification of one another that we constantly witness in the news and on social media.

Much-needed dose of Yogi Berra’s wisdom | Don Brunell
Trade wars hit state’s cherry growers hard | Don Brunell

Trade wars hit state’s cherry growers hard | Don Brunell

Earlier this year, President Donald Trump imposed a 25 percent tariff on $34 billion of Chinese imports to punish China for its alleged predatory tactics toward American technology companies.

Trade wars hit state’s cherry growers hard | Don Brunell
Columbia River treaty talks too vital to ignore | Don Brunell

Columbia River treaty talks too vital to ignore | Don Brunell

The United States and China are currently renegotiating the Columbia River Treaty.

Columbia River treaty talks too vital to ignore | Don Brunell
Bellevue company patent infringement win gives small investors hope | Don Brunell

Bellevue company patent infringement win gives small investors hope | Don Brunell

Until recently, our courts have been little help to patent owners.

Bellevue company patent infringement win gives small investors hope | Don Brunell
Podiatrist opens Enumclaw practice

Podiatrist opens Enumclaw practice

Go see Dr. Bock at 853 Watson Street North, Suite 100.

Podiatrist opens Enumclaw practice
American giving has surpassed $400 billion | Don Brunell

American giving has surpassed $400 billion | Don Brunell

“Americans’ record-breaking charitable giving in 2017 demonstrates that even in divisive times our commitment to philanthropy is solid.”

American giving has surpassed $400 billion | Don Brunell
Cementing radioactive wastes could save billions | Don Brunell

Cementing radioactive wastes could save billions | Don Brunell

According to a recent article in the Tri-Cities Herald, the first phase of the demonstration project, grouting three gallons of waste held in Hanford’s underground tanks was successfully completed last December.

Cementing radioactive wastes could save billions | Don Brunell
Mining contaminated waters to increase copper supplies | Don Brunell

Mining contaminated waters to increase copper supplies | Don Brunell

With worldwide demand for copper soaring and there is new pressure to open new mines, expand existing ones, and add ore processing capacity — all of which have serious associated environmental challenges.

Mining contaminated waters to increase copper supplies | Don Brunell
GE’s tumble from grace | Don Brunell

GE’s tumble from grace | Don Brunell

General Electric, once the world’s most valuable company, has been topped by Walgreens.

GE’s tumble from grace | Don Brunell
Vintage items, gifts and more at new Enumclaw shop

Vintage items, gifts and more at new Enumclaw shop

Featuring an eclectic mix of merchandise, partners Tori Ammons and Melissa Oglesbee have opened Nothing Fancy by Black Bear Outpost. The heart-of-downtown-Enumclaw shop opened June… Continue reading

Vintage items, gifts and more at new Enumclaw shop
Jetsons cartoon robots now reality | Don Brunell

Jetsons cartoon robots now reality | Don Brunell

In April, the U.S. Labor Dept. reported a record high 844,000 unfilled positions in the hospitality industry — which is one out of eight jobs available today.

Jetsons cartoon robots now reality | Don Brunell
New shop a sweet spot in downtown Enumclaw

New shop a sweet spot in downtown Enumclaw

Cole St. now has a new fudge and bakery shop.

  • Jun 25, 2018
New shop a sweet spot in downtown Enumclaw
The role models around us

The role models around us

Sometimes, being a good role model is a good business decision, too.

The role models around us
Seattle’s misstep highlights need for new approach

Seattle’s misstep highlights need for new approach

Last week, Seattle’s City Council did an “about face” revoking the onerous corporate head tax it unanimously enacted less than one month ago. Its city… Continue reading

Seattle’s misstep highlights need for new approach
Washington’s expensive culvert court case

Washington’s expensive culvert court case

Too much money is spent in court where it should go to increasing the salmon population

Washington’s expensive culvert court case