Business

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.

Work continues on new Marysville Walmart

The Marysville Walmart store currently under construction at the intersection of State Route 9 and Highway 528 is aiming for an official grand opening by the middle of next year, according to company spokespersons.

M-P grad opens Pro Grow in Smokey Point

Those interested in starting their own indoor garden need not look too far for their supplies. Smokey Point’s Pro Grow is a new local business that supplies everything from lights to hydroponic systems needed for growing indoor plants and vegetables.

Public invited to EvCC Training Center open house Feb. 4

EVERETT — Everett Community College's Corporate & Continuing Education Center will return to its newly renovated facility, located at 2333 Seaway Blvd. in Everett, in January of 2013.

  • Dec 10, 2012

O’Brien to build new Honda dealership in Marysville

Although the O’Brien Auto Group doesn’t expect to open the doors on its new Honda dealership in Marysville until about this time next year, owner Michael O’Brien was so honored to be awarded the new dealership that he had to inform the community as soon as he heard.

  • Nov 28, 2012

United Way, Goodwill recruiting volunteers for free tax preparation services

MARYSVILLE — The United Way of Snohomish County will provide free tax preparation services in Snohomish County, and is looking for volunteers to offer those services at the Marysville Goodwill Job Training and Education Center from Jan. 22 to April 15, 2013.

  • Nov 27, 2012

‘Small Business Saturday’ set for Nov. 24

While many holiday shoppers are already gearing up for “Black Friday,” the Marysville and Arlington communities are asking that they keep “Small Business Saturday” in mind as well on Nov. 24.

Aunt Nae’s Attic opens, collects for Food Bank

Jeff and Renae Allen were no strangers to waiting in line at the Marysville Community Food Bank, so when their fortunes had recovered enough that they no longer required its services, they started think about how they could support the organization that had given them so much aid when they needed it.

Volunteers needed for United Way’s free tax prep site in Snohomish County

Volunteers are needed to help Snohomish County residents keep more of what they earn, as part of United Way's IRS-approved free tax preparation program in 2013.

  • Oct 21, 2012

‘Wired Waffles’ make appearance on ‘Shark Tank’

Although Roger and Amy Sullivan’s “Wired Waffles” didn’t get a deal from any of the five celebrity investors on ABC’s “Shark Tank,” the Marysville couple who created the line of caffeine-infused waffles still consider their product’s appearance on the Oct. 12 episode of the show to be a major win.

Wired Waffles of Marysville appear on ABC’s ‘Shark Tank’ on Friday, Oct. 12, at 8 p.m.

MARYSVILLE — The owner of Wired Waffles in Marysville isn't giving away any spoilers about his appearance on ABC's "Shark Tank" on Friday, Oct. 12, at 8 p.m., but he's inviting 50 of his closest friends to his home for a viewing party of the episode, after an open house for the community from 6-8 p.m. at 8511 66th Pl. NE in Marysville.

Windermere employees turn out to help food bank | SLIDESHOW

While Windermere Real Estate at 801 State Ave. is a regular contributor to the Marysville Community Food Bank, they tried a new tack to raise funds and generate food donations on Saturday, Sept. 22.