Business

Marysville’s Roy Robinson Chevrolet collects ‘Cell Phones for Soldiers’

MARYSVILLE — Roy Robinson Chevrolet of Marysville and General Motors are asking for donations of gently-used cell phones, which will go to the "Cell Phones for Soldiers" charity that gives prepaid calling cards and cell phones to American military members so they can call home.

Karen Miller examined cowboy hats at the Marysville Goodwill's 'Western Days' last year.

Marysville Goodwill to hold annual ‘Western Days’ sale Aug. 13-14

MARYSVILLE — The Marysville Goodwill, located at 9315 State Ave., will open its doors one hour early, at 8 a.m. on Aug. 13-14, to accommodate the larger numbers of expected shoppers for its ninth annual "Western Days" sale.

Karen Miller examined cowboy hats at the Marysville Goodwill's 'Western Days' last year.
Lance Curry of Edward Jones in Marysville hopes to fill his office's donation box with many more school supplies before Aug. 27.

Marysville’s Edward Jones collects supplies for schools

MARYSVILLE — Lance Curry, an Edward Jones financial advisor in Marysville, is supporting local elmentary schools by using his office as a drop-off location for a school supplies drive.

Lance Curry of Edward Jones in Marysville hopes to fill his office's donation box with many more school supplies before Aug. 27.
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Asian One restaurant opens Marysville branch

The Asian One restaurant chain was welcomed to Marysville with an official grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony June 16, and owner Rick Phan is pleased to continue his family tradition within the local community.

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Marysville Tulalip Chamber presents Business Leadership Awards

The Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce presented its annual Business Leadership Awards for 2010 at the Tulalip Resort Casino May 21, to celebrate the accomplishments of local companies and individuals who have been judged to epitomize the spirit of leadership, excellent business practices and community involvement.

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Phallin Luy assembles components for Silicon Energy's solar panels May 20.

Silicon Energy supplies solar panels for county project

Before it finalizes its move to Marysville in mid-June, Silicon Energy of Arlington has already helped Snohomish County go a bit greener.

Phallin Luy assembles components for Silicon Energy's solar panels May 20.

Housing Rehabilitation Loan Program moves to Marysville

The Snohomish County Housing Authority recently moved its Housing Rehabilitation Loan Program offices from Everett to Marysville. The program offers help to modest and low income homeowners, by providing no interest to 3 percent interest loans to address a range of issues common to homes in the area. Health and safety concerns are the main thrust of the program.

  • May 20, 2010
Marysville Mountain View students Sonja Olson and Alex Cullinane speak with a vendor during the school’s career fair on Friday

Marysville students weigh career options during fair

Sonja Olson has a career goal in mind, but that doesn’t mean she can’t learn more about other jobs while she finishes up high school.

Marysville Mountain View students Sonja Olson and Alex Cullinane speak with a vendor during the school’s career fair on Friday
Gary Shaver

Silicon Energy moves from Arlington to Marysville

Silicon Energy of Arlington became the state's first solar panel manufacturer last summer, and after being purchased by Spectrum Renewable Investments in California from the Arlington-based OutBack Power Systems at the start of this year, Silicon Energy is set to move to a new facility this summer.

Gary Shaver

Dressbarn treats Tulalip area teachers to shopping spectacular

Tulalip-area teachers will be able to take advantage of a special shopping event being held just for them at the Dressbarn in Tulalip. From April 15-18, the national women's apparel retail chain is hosting a Teacher "Very Indulgent Party" to express its appreciation for female teachers who shape the youth of their communities. The Tulalip Dressbarn's Teacher VIP takes place April 18. Each Dressbarn store is hosting this event on only one of these four days.

  • Apr 2, 2010
Reuben Watkins

Kings & Queens Barber & Beauty Shop opens in Tulalip

Reuben Watkins got into hairstyling because he wanted to improve people's moods, and he's opened the Kings and Queens Barber and Beauty Shop in Quil Ceda Village to fill what he sees as an untapped need in the area.

Reuben Watkins
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Fundraiser for Marysville 10-year-old draws more than $2,500

On March 10, 10-year-old Emily Norman suffered injuries that sent her to Harborview Medical Center. On March 20, friends and neighbors of the Norman family staged a fundraiser for Emily that drew more than $2,500.

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Marysville Tulalip Business Before Hours reviews 2010 legislative session March 26

The 2010 legislative session will be the subject of the next Business Before Hours meeting conducted by the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce. The Tulalip Resort Casino will host the event, March 26 from 7-9 a.m., to discuss what lies ahead for local businesses as a result of local, state and federal government budget cuts.

  • Mar 18, 2010
Mary Burns

BookWorks closing for good at end of March

"I'll finally be able to sit down and read a book!" laughed Mary Burns, owner of the BookWorks on Third Street, about her impending retirement.

Mary Burns

Tulalip Dressbarn gives women “SOS” to get into workforce

The Tulalip Dressbarn is teaming up with its local "Dress for Success" affiliate to give disadvantaged women an "SOS" to get into the workforce.

  • Feb 24, 2010
Marysville Rotary Club member Steve Fulton speaks with Marysville-Pilchuck High School students Feb. 18 about how to become more successful in their studies and their careers.

Rotary, Marysville-Pilchuck High School mentors challenge students

Rotarians, teachers and fellow students teamed up to sell Marysville-Pilchuck High School students on the real-world benefits of academic achievement Feb. 18.

Marysville Rotary Club member Steve Fulton speaks with Marysville-Pilchuck High School students Feb. 18 about how to become more successful in their studies and their careers.

Marysville Goodwill classes begin March 15

The Marysville Goodwill Job Training and Education Center, located at 9315 State Ave., will register people March 1-2 for free classes, in their eight-week session from March 15 through May 6.

  • Feb 18, 2010
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Clear Image in Marysville opens Darkroom

When the building space next to the Clear Image Photography and Portrait Studio opened up, Clear Image owner Daniel Jolly decided it was the perfect opportunity for him to take a few chances at once.

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Washington State Patrol Trooper Keith Leary

Marysville Rotary sponsors Business Week

It was by no means the first Rotary Business Week at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, but School for the Entrepreneur Principal Dave Rose noted that this year’s event, which took place Feb. 1-3, had a bit of a different setup.

Washington State Patrol Trooper Keith Leary

Cedarcrest Restaurant gets new manager, it’s not the city

After considering the option of running the Cedarcrest Restaurant itself, the city of Marysville has instead chosen to lease it to a new manager, who will not be a city employee.