Community members are being encouraged to do some early holiday shopping at a vendor fair being put on by the Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce.
ARLINGTON — Soon, local business patrons will be able to push Jim Minifie’s buttons — in a good way.
The owner of Jim Minifie State Farm Insurance recently commissioned an elevator to be constructed at his downtown Arlington office on East Fifth Street.
North County Bank has received a cease-and-desist order because of its “unsafe or unsound banking practices and violations of law,” according to documents recently released by federal and state agencies.
The Aug. 28 Business Before Hours meeting of the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce served as the kick-off for the “Buy Local” awareness campaign, as representatives of the city and community of Marysville teamed up with representatives of four area newspapers to tout the benefits of both the awareness campaign and its message.
In spite of a blanket of clouds and a slight threat of rain, the Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce still staged its annual barbeque luncheon at Legion Park in downtown Arlington Aug. 11.
Solar panels are not a new invention, but Gary Shaver hopes that local power consumers will find his company’s innovations to solar panels to be valuable additions to their homes and businesses.
The Arlington Safeway at 20500 Olympic Pl. celebrated its grand re-opening June 27, and according to store manager Rick Blewett, the return of a familiar feature on the store’s walls was as welcome as the in-store renovations.
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.
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.”