Business

‘Small Business Saturday’ returns Nov. 30

The Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce is asking people to shop locally on Nov. 30, said Chamber President Kristen Granroth. A day like Small Business Saturday encourages people to discover products and services that are available locally, and the hope is those new customers will turn into repeat customers, she said.

  • Nov 29, 2013

Healing Wind Massage seeks to treat both body and mind

ARLINGTON — Roxanne Fisher opened Healing Wind MFR Therapy in Suite C at 437 N. Olympic Ave. earlier this year to provide myofascial release, a specialized stretching technique used by some physical and massage therapists to treat patients with soft-tissue issues, but what sets Healing Wind apart from other outlets for massage therapy in the area is the degree to which Fisher attempts to address the connection between mind and body.

AHS hosts ‘Holiday Shoppe’ to raise funds for Art Club Nov. 23

ARLINGTON — The Arlington High School commons will host the first in what event organizers hope will become an annual series of "Holiday Shoppe" fundraisers for the AHS Art Club from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 23.

  • Nov 15, 2013

AHS DECA plans mock competition Nov. 23

ARLINGTON — Arlington High School's DECA will be conducting mock competitions on the Saturdays of Nov. 23 and Dec. 7, but the DECA students need help from members of the community to make this happen.

  • Nov 15, 2013

Inspire Hair Studio hosts Chamber’s next Business After Hours Nov. 21

ARLINGTON — Inspire Hair Studio, located at 108 E. Fifth St. in Arlington, will host the Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce's next Business After Hours, from 5:30-7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 21, and salon owner Pam Evans couldn't be more thrilled.

Hundreds attend SAC Health Fair

SMOKEY POINT — The Stillaguamish Athletic Club’s fifth annual Health and Fitness Fair’s 21 vendors met with as many as 500 members of the public on Monday, Nov. 4.

State of the Chamber meeting Nov. 12

SMOKEY POINT — The Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce will be conducting their State of the Chamber meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 12, at the Medallion Hotel in Smokey Point, with registration at 11:30 a.m. and the buffet kicking off at 11:50 a.m.

  • Nov 9, 2013

Lowe’s spruces up Kids’ Kloset

ARLINGTON — Kids' Kloset was bustling with activity at its offices in the former Arlington High School building on Friday, Oct. 25, as its facilities were refurbished by 24 employees of Lowe's, representing store branches in Smokey Point, Everett, Monroe, Mill Creek, Lynnwood, Bellevue, Bellingham, north Seattle and even Issaquah.

Angel of the Winds Casino breaks ground on hotel expansion

ARLINGTON — Friday, Oct. 25, saw the Angel of the Winds Casino officially break ground on construction of a new $20-million, 125-room, five-story hotel.

Inspire Hair Studio fetes opening

ARLINGTON — Pamela Evans has done hair for 27 years, 13 of them in Arlington, so when the previous owner of her hair salon decided to retire, she renamed the business in honor of the biggest reason why she’s kept going in the beauty industry.

XYZ, Your Image studios open in Smokey Point

SMOKEY POINT — XYZ Studio and Your Image Studio were officially welcomed as neighbors of Mt. Pilchuck Ski & Sport at 5200 172nd St. NE in Arlington on Saturday, Sept. 28, as 35 participants turned out for that morning's free Zumba class in spite of the gray skies and drizzle outside.

Silicon Energy, OutBack Power promote solar energy

Two local companies — OutBack Power Technologies in Arlington and Silicon Energy in Marysville — served as hub sites for this year’s Snohomish County Solar Tour, whose informational walk-throughs on Saturday, Sept. 21, were designed to answer the questions of area residents and industry professionals alike.

Mt. Pilchuck Ski & Sport welcomes two new businesses

Arlington residents Lynn and Bentley Marks have been expanding their businesses just south of the Arlington Airport on a semi-annual basis for the past few years, and this fall will prove no exception.

Domino’s Pizza opens in Smokey Point | SLIDESHOW

When Domino’s Pizza opened the doors of its latest location in Smokey Point on Friday, Sept. 13, it donated 100 percent of that branch’s sales for the day to the Children’s Organ Transplant Association to aid Lacey Ernst, a 5-year-old Arlington girl in need of a heart transplant.

Local companies included in county’s Solar Tour 2013

The Snohomish County Solar Tour 2013 is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 21, as part of the American Solar Energy Society’s national solar tour. A variety of homes and businesses around Snohomish County are available for tours on that day only. Owners will provide access to residences and businesses to show the latest technologies available in solar and green energy solutions.

  • Sep 17, 2013

Smokey Point Domino’s Pizza grand opening supports Lacey Ernst’s heart transplant

SMOKEY POINT — When Domino's Pizza opens the doors of its latest location in Smokey Point on Friday, Sept. 13, it will donate 100 percent of that branch's sales for the day to the Children's Organ Transplant Association to help Lacey Ernst, a 5-year-old Arlington girl in need of a heart transplant.

  • Sep 10, 2013

Greyhall Hypnotherapy opens in Smokey Point

Certified hypnotherapist Scott Whippo was welcomed to the community during a ribbon-cutting on Saturday, Aug. 24, by Arlington Mayor Barbara Tolbert at the office for his new practice, Greyhall Hypnotherapy, which shares space with the Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce offices.

Mystic Mountain Nursery offers plants, gifts, bed & breakfast

When Carrie and Chuck Snow moved to Oso in the fall of 1993, the couple had no idea that their restoration of the farmhouse they purchased in the valley between the mountains would become the basis for a cottage industry.

Gov. Inslee dedicates OutBack Power’s new facility in Arlington | SLIDESHOW

ARLINGTON — Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee was joined by Arlington Mayor Barbara Tolbert and other Arlington city officials as he officially dedicated the new location of OutBack Power Technologies in the Arlington Advanced Manufacturing Park with representatives of its company parent, the Alpha Group, on Thursday, Aug. 22.

Gov. Inslee set to dedicate OutBack Power’s new Arlington facility

ARLINGTON — OutBack Power Technologies' official grand opening in the Arlington Advanced Manufacturing Park on Thursday, Aug. 22, is set to be attended by not only Arlington Mayor Barbara Tolbert, but also Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee.

  • Aug 16, 2013