Snoqualmie Safeway to temporarily close main driveway for repairs next week

Safeway is warning customers of its Snoqualmie Ridge store that beginning on Monday, February 19th through Wednesday, February 21st, the main driveway into Safeway from Douglas Street will temporarily close for … [Read more...]

Mystery solved: Is that a BIGFOOT trap at Meadowbrook Farm?

[Article by contributing writer Melissa Grant, owner of Miss Lola's Academy for Wayward Dogs] Ha! Made you look. Everyone enjoyed my Bigfoot article so much I thought I’d use that enjoyment to get our Upper … [Read more...]

Business Goings: Copper Public House, Ridge Pharmacy Closing Soon

Two Snoqualmie Ridge businesses will soon be closing their doors. Ridge Pharmacy While picking up prescriptions on Thursday at Ridge Pharmacy inside the Snoqualmie Ridge IGA, the pharmacist informed my … [Read more...]

Dogs showing up in more places: breaking down where allowed, pet friendly local businesses

[Article by North Bend resident, longtime pet trainer and owner of Miss Lola’s Academy for Wayward Dogs] Way back in January 2015 - after reading an argument on Facebook about dogs in malls - I wrote an … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Real Estate: tight market could persist as Snoqualmie Ridge finishes, North Bend keeps building

Being the suburb of fast-growing Seattle and Bellevue means the tight Snoqualmie Valley housing market may persist into 2018. As people continue moving to King County for its robust job market due in part to … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Tribe, Casino donate hundreds of hams this holiday season

That’s a lot of hams! Via press release the Snoqualmie Tribe said it had recently distributed 450 holiday hams to families in need across the Puget Sound area. The Tribe has been working with organizations … [Read more...]

Business Comings: Pink light glowing as T-Mobile opens in Snoqualmie Valley

Brown paper had covered the windows of the Snoqualmie Ridge retail space on Center Blvd until early last week, but once the paper was removed a familiar bright pink light glowed through the front windows - … [Read more...]

Holiday Spirit: Kiwanis Giving Trees bring joy to hundreds of local kids; thousands of gifts donated

More than likely you saw all the Kiwanis Christmas trees around the Valley over the past month - big and small - placed in the lobbies of businesses and city buildings: The Giving Trees. The concept is simple: … [Read more...]

Business Comings: Pet Salon leaves Ace Hardware for own space; psychic in Snoqualmie; DT Vintage & More; Iron Duck finally opens

[Article by Melissa Grant & Danna McCall] Mt. Si Pet Salon vacates Ace Hardware, moves to nearby retail spot Originally from Bellevue, Washington Amy Quilizapa started off working for a professional … [Read more...]

Business Comings: Long vacant Snoqualmie retail space to become large Yoga, Barre Studio

In June, when Big Star Studios moved across Snoqualmie Parkway and into to their new spot in the Snoqualmie Ridge  Business Park, a childcare business was supposed to move in to their former retail space on … [Read more...]

Business Comings: Two Snoqualmie Valley businesses get new owners, make changes; MOD, Iron Duck open soon

A couple of local businesses are under new ownership, including one longtime establishment that did a lot of remodeling. The Swirl finds new owners Mike Kuntz and his wife Lauren recently purchased The … [Read more...]

Local Coalition Launches ‘Career Exploration Fridays,’ connecting students to local employers, jobs

Via press release, a coalition consisting the Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce, Snoqualmie Valley Community Network and the Snoqualmie Valley School District announced exciting news - a new program they … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie City Council approves new Sigillo Cellars Building concept proposed for King Street Lot

UPDATE |  October 26, 2017 On Monday, October 23, 2017 in a unanimous vote, the Snoqualmie City Council approved the conceptual design direction of the new Sigillo Cellars Building. Per the option purchase … [Read more...]

Business Comings & Goings: Coffee hub closing; Frankie’s, MOD, Iron Duck, Safeway fuel opening dates; plus more

It sure seems there is a lot happening on the business front in the Snoqualmie Valley. And luckily, most of it is good in this latest edition of 'Comings & Goings.' SnoValley Coffee Closing  Let's get … [Read more...]

Attention Foodies: Snoqualmie Valley Restaurants celebrate homegrown food during Bounty Week

All week long if you visit Snoqualmie Valley restaurants, you could find yourself being served up food grown about as locally as it can get. During the second annual Bounty Week, October 13th-19th, local … [Read more...]