Business

Business Before Hours addresses minimum wage proposals

TULALIP — The Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce's Business Before Hours will spotlight "The Impact of Minimum Wage Proposals to Business" — presented by Erin Shannon, director of the Washington Policy Center for Small Business — from 7-9 a.m. on Friday, March 28, in the Canoes Cabaret Room of the Tulalip Resort Casino.

  • Mar 20, 2014

Honda of Marysville opens

MARYSVILLE — Honda of Marysville drew dignitaries from throughout the Marysville and Arlington business communities to its official grand opening ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday, Feb. 26.

Pilchuck Rentals helps Arlington landscaper recover from theft

MARYSVILLE — When Arlington landscaper Joel Martinez woke up to find his livelihood stolen, Pilchuck Rentals of Marysville stepped in to help out a fellow local business and a loyal customer.

Whitewall Brewing opens March 1

MARYSVILLE — Aaron Wight and Sean Wallner were both veteran home-brewers with the Stilly Mashers, who had an affinity for well-crafted beer and a propensity for swearing that, one day, they’d get around to coming out with their own beers, until their wives finally challenged them to make good on their promise.

Button Gear Work Wear offers hard-wearing clothes

MARYSVILLE — Greg McCarthy knows the importance of hard-wearing clothing, having worked 35 years in the building industry, in construction and lumber.

Proposed psychiatric care facility OK’d

SMOKEY POINT — US HealthVest’s Certificate of Need application, proposing to establish a 75-bed psychiatric hospital in north Marysville, was approved by the state Department of Health on Jan. 14, clearing the way for an $18.8 million, 60,000-square-foot facility that could open at 15621 Smokey Point Blvd. with an estimated 200 employees as early as 2016.

Mayor to present State of the City address on Jan. 31

TULALIP — Marysville Mayor Jon Nehring will give this year's State of the City address at 7 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 31, during the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce Business Before Hours monthly breakfast.

  • Jan 22, 2014

United Way opens free tax preparation site in Marysville Jan. 21

MARYSVILLE — United Way of Snohomish County is once again offering free tax preparation at Goodwill's Marysville Job Training and Education Center, starting Tuesday, Jan. 21.

  • Jan 17, 2014

WISE Women showcase area women in business

SMOKEY POINT — The WISE Women have seen more than 50 businesswomen walk through their doors since the local nonprofit organization launched in February of last year, according to co-founder Judy Bradley, of Better Your Business in Marysville, and on Wednesday, Jan. 15, the group sought to expand its scope by showcasing successful women in business from throughout the region, at the Medallion Hotel in Smokey Point.

Marysville merchants offer extended hours

The store owners of the Downtown Marysville Merchants Association reported that the seasonal shopping specials which began with “Merrysville for the Holidays” have continued to boost their business, even as they’ve added new deals to entice customers.

Holiday bazaar biggest yet for Marysville Getchell

MARYSVILLE — The fourth annual holiday bazaar on the Marysville Getchell High School campus on Dec. 14 was its biggest yet, with 117 vendors in the MG gymnasium drawing an estimated 900 shoppers that Saturday, which generated $3,175 in revenue, or about $2,700 in profit, for the school's Future Business Leaders of America.

Holiday shopping goes ‘Late ’til 8′ in downtown Marysville

MARYSVILLE — At the same time that Comeford Park was celebrating "Merrysville for the Holidays" on Dec. 7, the merchants of historic downtown Marysville were staying open "Late 'til 8" to offer extended shopping hours as part of their annual "Passport to Christmas" event, but the Downtown Marysville Merchants Association has no intention of going to bed early again just yet.

MG Holiday Bazaar Dec. 14

MARYSVILLE — The Marysville Getchell Holiday Bazaar is scheduled for Dec. 14, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Marysville Getchell High School, in the Charger Outlet.

  • Dec 6, 2013

‘Small Business Saturday’ returns Nov. 30

Every day is about a small business when you own one. That point is clear to people like Brent Emory, owner of E&E Lumber and Home Center. The business has been at 1364 State Ave. in Marysville for more than 40 years.

  • Nov 29, 2013

‘Time of Giving’ highlights local nonprofits

TULALIP — “Quality of life is the core of all our actions, and the Marysville community epitomizes that,” said Caldie Rogers, president and CEO of the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce, as she introduced seven of the Chamber’s nonprofit members during the “Time of Giving” Business before Hours on Friday, Nov. 22.

Order Up Gift Show draws 23 vendors, 400 attendees

MARYSVILLE — The Ken Baxter Community Center's fourth annual Fall Order Up Gift Show drew 23 vendors and an estimated 400 attendees on Saturday, Nov. 16.

Marysville Tulalip Chamber recognizes nonprofit members during ‘Time of Giving’ Nov. 22

TULALIP — "A Time of Giving" is the theme for the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce's Business Before Hours from 7-9 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 22, in the Canoes Cabaret Room of the Tulalip Resort Casino.

  • Nov 15, 2013

Volunteers needed for United Way’s IRS-approved free tax preparation site in Marysville

MARYSVILLE — As part of United Way's IRS-approved free tax preparation program in 2014, volunteers are needed to help north Snohomish County working families keep more of what they earn. All volunteers will receive training from United Way and will become certified by the IRS. In addition to tax preparers, United Way is also looking for volunteer greeters and intake screeners.

  • Nov 15, 2013

Order Up Gift Show returns to KBCC Nov. 16

MARYSVILLE — The Ken Baxter Community Center will be hosting its fourth annual Fall Order Up Gift Show on Saturday, Nov. 16, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Big Lots comes to Marysville Mall Nov. 8

MARYSVILLE — Its official grand opening isn’t until 9 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 8, but the employees of the new Big Lots store at the corner of the Marysville Towne Center Mall have already gotten used to passersby taping on the glass to try and get a sneak peak.