Business

Marysville Goodwill goes country

The Marysville Goodwill, located at 9315 State Ave., literally had lines outside its store before its doors opened Aug. 14, in anticipation of the start of its two-day “Western Days” sale.

Marysville, Arlington dealers continue to honor popular ‘Cash for Clunkers’

Local dealers are proceeding with cautious optimism to the overwhelming public response to the government’s Cash for Clunkers program.

Quil Ceda Village Wal-Mart celebrates grand re-opening

The Quil Ceda Village Wal-Mart celebrated its grand re-opening with considerable ceremony July 22, including a parading of the colors by the Mount Baker Council of the Boy Scouts of America, an invocation by Pastor Mike Villamor of Turning Point Community Church, a performance by the Tulalip Tribes singing and drumming group, and a ribbon-cutting by Marysville Mayor Dennis Kendall.

July 31 Business Before Hours to address health care reform

The July 31 Business Before Hours meeting at the Tulalip Resort Casino will focus on the possible impact to businesses of the health care legislation that's currently being proposed in Congress.

Arlington, Marysville chambers, community members turn out for Eaglesnest ribbon-cutting

Members of the Greater Marysville Tulalip and Arlington-Smokey Point chambers of commerce joined other community groups, and city of Marysville Mayor Dennis Kendall, at a July 10 ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house for Eaglesnest Secretarial Service, Inc., at its office in Suite B of 1416 Eighth St.

Arlington, Marysville State Farm agents honored for customer service

A trio of State Farm agents from Arlington and Marysville have been recognized by the insurance and financial services company for "excellence in business and quality service to their of customers."

Cascade Rehab occupational therapist earns certified hand therapist designation

Hilary Noe of Cascade Rehabilitation Associates recently earned a certified hand therapist designation, after completing all required examinations and clinical studies by the Hand Therapy Certification Commission.

Local dairy farms selling cows

A descendant of the dairy-farming Klein family, Vicki Klein Van Dam is sad to say they will soon no longer be able to claim the title of “dairy farm.”

  • Jun 16, 2009

Marysville-Tulalip Chamber presents Business & Community Leadership Awards June 26

The Greater Marysville-Tulalip Chamber of Commerce will present its second annual Business and Community Leadership Awards during their June 26 Business Before Hours meeting, from 7-9 a.m. in the Canoes Cabaret Room of the Tulalip Resort Casino.

  • Jun 9, 2009

Rite Aid opens ‘Customer World’ in M’ville, plans upcoming events

Rite Aid opened a “Customer World” store, at 3733 116th St. NE in Marysville May 28 with a 7 a.m. ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Stryker Bros. named Top Shop by AAA

Stryker Bros. Automotive in Marysville has received a AAA Top Shop Award.

CLC Auto Licensing opens May 13

After more than a year of preparation, Marysville has an auto licensing office of its own.

Whidbey Island Bank combines branches

It was a long wait, but the staff of the Arlington branch of Whidbey Island Bank are now enjoying their new home.

  • May 12, 2009

A new trainer in Arlington

Casey Gallagher is ready to help anyone who wants to build up their strength for any reason.

  • May 12, 2009

Gritton earns city’s employee award

City of Marysville Financial Planning Manager Denise Gritton has been named the city’s Employee of the Month for April, for the pivotal research role she played in assembling financial information that netted two prestigious finance awards for the finance department and the city.

  • Apr 21, 2009

Gottschalks goes out of business

Gottschalks Inc., which has an outlet at the Marysville Mall, announced March 31 that it is proposing liquidating assets pending the approval of a bankruptcy court.

  • Apr 7, 2009

Larsen conducts M’ville ‘Town Talk’ March 28

U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen is inviting the Marysville community to a “Town Talk” meeting March 28, from 2-3 p.m. at the Ken Baxter Senior Community Center, located at 514 Delta Ave.

  • Mar 24, 2009

Bajio Mexican Grill opens at Lakewood Crossing

Mexican food buffet style at Bajio Mexican Grill is not your standard Mexican fare. It’s new and different. The ensalata Bajio, especially, offers a mountain of fresh greens with well seasoned lime marinated chicken or your choice of any meat from the menu, very unlike your standard taco salad. You name it, a burrito, an enchilada, or a salad, with your choice of flavorful stewed chicken, beef or pork, and your choice of red sauce or green sauce, and your choice of side dishes. “We have 46 Bajios across 10 states, said the director of operations, Bonnie Elhalta, who came to town for the opening shindig to help managers Jolene and Steve Bartek serve their new customers. “The only other Bajio in the Northwest is in Klackamas, Oregon,” Elhata said. The interior of the eatery located is decorated with beautiful artifacts from Mexico, with large metal lanterns, mosaic walls and counters and original paintings. They opened their doors to the public Feb. 20 at 2707 171st Place N.E, at the Lakewood Crossing Shopping Center.

  • Mar 19, 2009

Another Le Tip chapter starts up

A resident of Arlington Heights, Pat Oakes is secretary providing leadership for the recently established Tulalip Afternoon Chapter of Le Tip, along with Noah Belhumeur, president; Mark Liechty, vice president and Troy Clark, tip master.

  • Mar 10, 2009

WineStyles ‘Tiara Tuesdays’ let Marysville women network, relax

Ever since White started "Tiara Tuesdays" at WineStyles six months ago, it's found favor with dozens of local women who share her love of costume jewelry and socializing with other ladies.