Sound Publishing president retires at 60

Manfred Tempelmayr has decided to retire while he’s still young enough to enjoy it.

Tax time is the right time to think about Bonney Lake businesses

I have a plaque in my kitchen that reads, “If it wasn’t for the last minute, nothing would ever get done.”

Enumclaw brothers perk up business with Book Brew Coffee

When a professed coffee connoisseur told Joshua Williams his Book Brew Coffee was the best coffee around, he couldn’t help but smile.

Tracey McCallum takes over at Enumclaw Chamber of Commerce

Bringing a decade’s worth of experience in marketing, public relations and administration, Tracey McCallum has taken the reins at the Enumclaw Chamber of Commerce.

Wilkeson mother-daughter duo offer drumming-for-health classes

The staples for a good workout: running, weights... percussion?

Enumclaw’s (former) Hornet’s Nest is now Cole Street Bar and Grill

A familiar sight on the stretch of Cole Street near downtown’s edge has been altered as a local restaurant has sought to change its image.

Cedar River students will market their toy product

Cedar River Academy’s Young Entrepreneurs Club, the CRA Ultrapreneurs, have launched its first product for distribution and sale.

  • Apr 12, 2010

Sumner’s Cornerstone Medical partners with Haiti nonprofit

Dr. Waldo Dagan was attending church a week before the January earthquake in Haiti when Marilyn Monaghan told him about an upcoming mission trip to support her daughter and son-in-law’s work to raise employment in the impoverished Caribbean country.

Green Mountain Coffee’s Rader talks of social conscience at Sumner/Puyallup chamber lunch

Business comes hand-in-hand with a focus on the bottom line, but some companies are factoring broader social improvements into their net gains.

Olson’s Meats and Smokehouse wins top prize for sausage

It’s become an annual event. The folks at Olson’s Meats and Smokehouse in Enumclaw venture down to the Northwest Meat Processors Association competition and bring home a winner, or two, or three.

Weeks’ Enumclaw Funeral Home honored for its services

Weeks’ Enumclaw Funeral Home and Weeks’ Funeral Home in Buckley were honored by the National Funeral Directors Association with the 2009 Pursuit of Excellence Award during its International Convention and Expo in Boston, Mass.

  • Apr 12, 2010

Artist offers classes to those with mettle

Carol Meeks has been an artist as long as she can remember.

How these locals are changing comics

Those familiar with pop culture know comic books are dominated by tight forms in spandex and two publishing behemoths, Marvel Entertainment and DC Comics.

Maternity retailer considers expansion

On the list of nice thing about children: those in the business of children’s products find their industry practically recession-proof.

Java Angels moves for credit union

Java Angels has relocated from its location at 18320 state Route 410 East.

Retiree toys with passion

David Tyler of Buckley has worked with wood most of his life. He worked in construction until the age of 59.

Locals make mark in comics industry

Five Plateau and Sumner-area creators, and three like-minded associates from surrounding towns, are making room for new voices on the comics rack.

Chamber board provides an office update

The Enumclaw Area Chamber of Commerce board of directors would like to take this opportunity to thank Cathy Rigg and Kim Peterson for their many years of service to the chamber and the community.

  • Mar 8, 2010

Fishler earns designation

Bonnie Fishler with John L. Scott Real Estate has been awarded the Seniors Real Estate Specialist designation by the Seniors Real Estate Specialist Council of… Continue reading

  • Mar 8, 2010

Chamber recognizes individuals, businesses

Mike Rutkosky was honored as Citizen of the Year and Dinners Done Right was named Business of the Year during the annual Bonney Lake Chamber of Commerce banquet Friday at Swiss Park.