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An Environment For Change

REI wants to see more women in the wilderness.

Spiffy Spectacles

Lorali Downes sees glasses as a piece of art you wear on your face. And as the owner of Lorali’s Optical on Main Street in Bellevue, she’s got a knack…

Think Like a Kid: Tips for Promoting Creativity at Work

Kids are creative. Give a 5-year-old a few blocks and she’ll start building. Children often don’t have pause before they start playing with tools or ideas. But sometimes, adults do.…

Sneak Peek the W Bellevue Hotel

The highly anticipated W Bellevue hotel at the Bellevue Collection will open to the public June 15.  The snazzy rooms and contemporary decor are a shift from other more traditional…

Amazon Books Opening at Bellevue Square

Bookworms will soon have a new place to curl up in come fall. Amazon Books, the tech giant’s brick-and-mortar book store, will open at Bellevue Square. In 2015, Amazon experimented…

Amazon’s Biodome Think Bubbles

Amazon is working toward opening a new alternative think space at its Seattle campus in early 2018. The Spheres will be domed-shaped buildings that envelop a jungle-like environment full of…

High Tech, Classic Style

Wearables that don’t look like wearables The 1989 film Back to the Future II made impressive predictions on what life in the future would be like. Drones, hoverboards, flat-screen TVs…

The Seven Essentials to Business Casual

So what does business casual actually mean? If you’re working in an office that requires business casual dress, you can bet there’s no need to iron your formal suits. But…

New to Lincoln Square

This year, the Lincoln Square expansion will welcome a long list of new businesses to the area. In the fall, Nordstrom Rack will open an approximately 43,000-square-foot store in the…

Nordstrom Rack Opening at Lincoln Square Expansion

Rumors have been circling about a big retailer opening a store at the Bellevue Collection’s new Lincoln Square Expansion across the street from Bellevue Square. We can now lay those…

Molly Moon’s Hillary Clinton Ice Cream

Molly Moon‘s is mixing business with politics and cookie dough. On Oct. 3, the Seattle based ice cream company with one Eastside location in Redmond, added Hillary Rodham Cookie Dough to its…

Tateuchi Center to Open in 2020

It’s been a longstanding dream of many Eastsiders to build a performing arts center in the heart of Bellevue. That dream is becoming a reality. On Wednesday night, representatives of…

Tackling Tats

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What to know about tattoos in the workplace In 2014, Kristie Williams, a Starbucks barista in Georgia, was fed up with having to wear long-sleeved shirts to cover up a…

West Elm Opening in Bellevue

The rumors are true. In late October, West Elm will be opening a location in Bellevue. West Elm is known for its modern furniture and home decor. There is currently a…

2016 Housing Summit Narrows in on the Housing Crisis

Affordable housing was the topic of discussion at the 2016 Housing Summit, an event hosted by the Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties. The event’s key takeaway was…

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