Amazon expands Covid-testing program as its employee infection rate in Washington reaches nearly 6 in 1,000 30 October 2020, 10:21 pm
The company said nearly 20,000 of its employees in the U.S. have tested positive for the virus between March 1 and Sept. 19
Opinion: Business as usual isn't good enough 31 October 2020, 1:00 pm
Caught in the maw of historic inequities and pandemic forces, small businesses owned by Blacks and other entrepreneurs of color are facing existential threats even beyond those faced by other small business owners. According to the National Bureau of Eco
Seattle Kraken hires 12 hockey scouts as team prepares for inaugural season 30 October 2020, 9:29 pm
The Seattle Kraken said Friday it has hired a new director of amateur scouting and 11 scouts for the team's operations department as the National Hockey League expansion franchise prepares for its 2021-2022 debut.
How they mean business: Trump, Biden offer clashing views on US economy 30 October 2020, 8:49 pm
The intensity of the race for the White House, and the daily deluge of accusations and tweets, has overshadowed a decision with vast economic implications. President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden are both septuage
Patti Payne: Fundraisers celebrate virtual success; and Slow Flowers blooms in the pandemic 30 October 2020, 9:50 pm
Hundreds of viewers were riveted when 7-year-old virtual guide A. Fitzgerald Bell led them into the Constance and Norman Rice Legacy Hall where Samara Jeffrey, 17, sang “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” the Black national anthem.
Patti Payne's Cool Pads: Villa on Medina's Gold Coast hits market at $22.5M 31 October 2020, 5:11 am
A European villa-style mansion at 605 Evergreen Point Rd in Medina recently hit the market listed at $22.5 million. Compass Brokers Tere Foster and Moya Skillman of Team Foster have the listing. The seller is an entrepreneur who wants to remain anonymous. He
Opinion: Employers can foster healthier work environments now 30 October 2020, 3:00 pm
The pandemic has resulted in a collision between buildings (specifically indoor spaces) and public health. Tenants of commercial and residential spaces are rapidly becoming more educated about the human and public health impacts of the spaces where they l
New Facebook office building in the Spring District fetches $365M 30 October 2020, 2:21 pm
The per-square-foot price is nearly a record for the Puget Sound region, falling just shy of the mark set by the sale of a new Seattle office campus, where Facebook also is a tenant.
How opportunity zones set stage for private development in SeaTac 30 October 2020, 2:09 pm
Most of the majority-minority suburb suburban community is rich in transportation investment but has the third-lowest per-capita household income in King County.
Yakima County landlords ask court to strike down Inslee's eviction moratorium 30 October 2020, 9:55 pm
The temporary ban on evictions hurts housing providers and exposes them to foreclosure, says a property rights group that filed the suit on behalf of the landlords.