Business

P A Fitness opens in Smokey Point

Lenny Moskowitz has been running gyms since 1994, and opened the Gold’s Gyms in Marysville in 1996 and in Smokey Point in 2000, so after he heard that the owner to whom he’d sold those Gold’s Gyms in 2006 had gotten shut down in February of this year, he began considering a move back into his old stomping grounds in Smokey Point

  • May 29, 2013

Marysville Walmart’s hiring center opens on State Ave.

MARYSVILLE — Its offices might seem a bit hidden away, but the management team of the new Marysville Walmart wants the community to know that their hiring center is open for business in Suite E at 1289 State Ave. in Marysville.

Jimmy John’s opens in Smokey Point

For Ted and Kent Perillo, Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwich Shops were a family tradition in their former home state of Illinois, and they believed in the brand so strongly that when the chance became available to open their own Jimmy John’s in the Pacific Northwest, they moved halfway across the country to do it.

M-PHS NJROTC works ‘McTeacher’s Night’

MARYSVILLE — The cadets and parents of the Marysville-Pilchuck High School Naval Junior ROTC program got a chance to put in some fun extracurricular work at the local McDonald’s “McTeacher’s Night.”

Boom City Swap Meet returns May 4

TULALIP — The Boom City Swap Meet opens for its third season of business on Saturday, May 4.

  • May 4, 2013

Board chair delivers State of the Tribes

TULALIP — Tulalip Tribal Board Chair Mel Sheldon Jr. will give this year’s State of the Tulalip Tribes address during the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce Business Before Hours monthly breakfast starting at 7 a.m. on Friday, April 26.

  • Apr 16, 2013

Opportunity Expo returns to Tulalip April 16

TULALIP — Thanks to the partnership between the Marysville School District, the Tulalip Tribes and the Marysville Rotary Club, the annual Opportunity Expo is returning to the Tulalip Resort Orca and Chinook ballrooms on Tuesday, April 16, to prepare students for college, careers, work and life.

  • Apr 15, 2013

Cabela’s Ladies Day draws hundreds

TULALIP — The Tulalip Cabela's store hosted its second Ladies Day Out on Saturday, April 6, and saw more than triple the attendance from the previous year.

United Way tax preparers help file tax returns

MARYSVILLE — Working on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, as well as Saturdays, volunteers have helped 257 people in Marysville file their taxes for free as part of United Way of Snohomish County’s free tax preparation program.

  • Apr 2, 2013

Third annual ‘Compost Days’ runs through April 15 in Arlington, Marysville

Cedar Grove Composting's third annual "Compost Days" are running now through April 15 in Marysville and Arlington, as well as the rest of Snohomish and King counties, to reward the region's residents for diverting 350,000 tons of food and yard waste from landfills in 2012.

  • Mar 26, 2013

Faust joins staff of Times, Globe

Melody Faust is the newest member of The Marysville Globe and The Arlington Times, having recently come on board to serve as their inside sales and office consultant, and she brings experience and enthusiasm to her new job.

Apply by April 1 for degree programs at University Center in Everett

EVERETT — Apply by April 1 to earn your bachelor's or master's degree close to home through the University Center of North Puget Sound, located on Everett Community College's Everett campus.

  • Mar 8, 2013

Gold’s Gyms in Arlington, Marysville close mid-workout

SMOKEY POINT — The Gold's Gym locations at Arlington and Marysville had their workouts interrupted on Feb. 19 when crews of movers arrived, with Snohomish County Sheriff's deputies in tow, to remove the facilities' equipment per a writ of execution.

Tobacco Joes reopens

Barely a year after opening Marysville Tobacco Joes in 2011, Michael Thorn closed the store’s doors last summer, but with the New Year came a new bid to make a go at his business, as Marysville Tobacco Joes reopened at its old location, at 450 State Ave. and 1508 Fifth St., on Jan. 28 of this year.

WorkSource Snohomish County hosts healthcare job fair

EVERETT — WorkSource Snohomish County invites the community to attend a medical job fair on Jan. 31 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at WorkSource Everett, located in the Weyerhauser Room on the fourth floor at 3201 Smith Ave. in Everett.

  • Jan 30, 2013

United Way opens free tax preparation sites

MARYSVILLE — Last year, volunteers at the free tax preparation center organized by United Way of Snohomish County helped 347 customers file their taxes and brought back $516,974 in refunds. That money gave a boost to the local economy, built up savings and helped people pay off credit card debt. This year, the free tax preparation center in Marysville will be located at Goodwill’s Marysville Job Training and Education Center on 9315 State Ave. The site will be open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3.p.m., from Jan. 22 to April 15.

  • Jan 15, 2013

Marysville Tulalip Chamber touts member benefits

The Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce has long touted its membership benefits, but Chamber President and CEO Caldie Rogers wants businesses to know about the Member Value Program available through the Association Benefits Corporation.

Tulalip Bay Restaurant awarded AAA Four Diamond distinction

TULALIP — Tulalip Bay Restaurant at the Tulalip Resort Casino has been honored with the prestigious Four Diamond Restaurant Award from AAA.

  • Dec 22, 2012

WorkSource Snohomish County hosts Community Resource Fair Jan. 18

EVERETT — Unless Congress acts, the federal Emergency Unemployment Compensation program will expire at the end of December, effectively cutting off more than 45,000 people from unemployment benefits statewide.

  • Dec 22, 2012

Walmart, USO team up to help children

The Quil Ceda Village Walmart hosted half a dozen volunteers from the United Service Organization on Friday, Dec. 7, as they collected toys for the children of military families.