PIERCE COUNTY – Monthly free entrepreneurship workshops for 2016 will kick-off in February throughout Pierce County to bring education to people who are interested in starting their own businesses but are unaware of the many free resources available to them.
PUYALLUP – DeTray’s Custom Housing will show their newly built “little home” beginning Thursday, February 11, through Sunday, February 14, at the Seattle RV Show at CenturyLink Field Event Center, and again February 20 through 28 at the Seattle Home Show.
Pierce County is looking for a partner to design, finance, construct and operate a resort-style development adjacent to the Chambers Bay Golf Course in University Place, Wash. Chambers Bay hosted the 2015 US Open and the 2010 US Amateur Championships.
TACOMA – After a five-year run, Morgan Jewelers on South 37th near the Tacoma Mall will say so long to Tacoma and shut the doors after a liquidation sale which commences on February 3 and runs until all merchandise including diamonds, wedding sets, watches, pendants and display cases are gone.
The Better Business Bureau of Alaska, Oregon and Western Washington — which is headquartered in DuPont — is looking to expand its reach with a proposed merger. Source: Local Better Business Bureau poised for merger – Blog – February 2016 – Tacoma, WA
TACOMA – Ever thought about speaking at City Council but not sure where to start? Or have something to say but not sure which elected body to say it to? Join Downtown On the Go for a casual conversation about the basics on Feb. 2, 2016 at 4 p.m. We’ll share stories, hear tips & tricks, […]
Chick-fil-A fans, take note. The City of Lakewood will host a hearing concerning a conditional use permit for a drive-thru lane at a proposed Chick-fil-A outlet at 5429 100th St. SW. Source: Lakewood Chick-fil-A permit hearing scheduled for Feb. 11 | The News Tribune
LAKEWOOD – According to a newsletter sent out by the Economic Development Board for Tacoma-Pierce County, several new restaurants have opened and are opening in the city. Source: Lakewood buzzing with retail, industrial activity
TACOMA – Learn about 20 Minute Neighborhoods and how planners and community members can foster increased livability in Tacoma at the Downtown On the Go Friday Forum on Jan. 22, 2016 from 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. at the University of Washington Tacoma (Tacoma Room GWP 320).
With tax season in full swing, the Better Business Bureau Northwest warns of new twists on tax scams hammering local consumers.