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Paine Field to briefly close main runway

The temporary shutdown is needed after work applying a fog seal treatment didn’t perform as expected.

 

An experimental Boeing plane hangs visitors looking at engines and planes on display at the Future of Flight on Friday, July 20, 2018 in Mukilteo, Wa. The Boeing Co., plans this year to operate the Future of Flight Aviation Center. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Boeing will take the controls at the Future of Flight museum

The county’s contract with the current operator, the Institute of Flight, is expiring.

 

Coastal bank has a good first day of Wall Street trading

The Everett-based company’s stock was offered at $14.50 and rose to $16.40 by the close of trading.

 

Schack Art Center director joins new state tourism board

Judy Tuohy is also an Everett City Council member. The state has resumed funding tourism promotion.

The DeLorean future of the past is present in Woodinville

A shop there specializes in fixing vehicles made famous by the “Back to the Future” film franchise.

Cheesecake Factory restaurant to open at Alderwood in August

The company plans to employee 310 people there.

Greater Seattle Partners hires economic-development CEO

The new organization will promote the region as a whole while capitalizing on Seattle’s name recognition.

Stemtree Education Center’s grand opening July 17 in Mukilteo

Stemtree Education Center, a franchise that offers after-school and summer programs in science and technology for students grades K-12, will hold a grand… Continue reading

By export value, Everett’s ‘quiet’ port surpasses Seattle’s

The big marina and modern development anchor the waterfront, but the seaport is where the money is.

Buildings are rising along the waterfront and on the river

The Port of Everett’s real estate development plans are finally taking shape.

A century ago, a publicly owned port was a radical notion

A change in state law enabled the public to wrest control of waterfronts from powerful private companies.

Tulalips: Progress includes a fish-friendly I-5 overpass

Tribal Chairwoman Marie Zackuse discussed the past, present and future in a ‘State of the Tribes’ talk.

TheLab@Everett: Incubator space for inventors, entrepreneurs

The nonprofit Northwest Innovation Resource Center has chosen a location on Broadway near WSU and EvCC.

New business group plans to promote region, not just Seattle

For name recognition, it’s called Greater Seattle Partners. But Snohomish County and Everett are members.

Parent of Coastal Community Bank plans public stock offering

The Everett-based financial institution hopes to raise $30 million.

Port, developer finalize terms for 266 waterfront apartments

SeaLevel Properties will buy 5.44 acres for $7 million. The project should be completed in 2020.

Report’s message to Boeing: Build the 797 here in Washington

Unsurprisingly, a new study says the state is the best in the U.S. for aerospace manufacturing.

Jeff Gilpin, 70, and Gabe Gilpin, 42, are the second and third generation owners of Gilpin Realty, started by Jeff’s mother, the late Freda Gilpin, in 1968, on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 in Snohomish, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

This three-generation business is 50 years old and counting

Gilpin Realty of Snohomish has embraced change to survive market volatility and downturns.

Jeff Gilpin, 70, and Gabe Gilpin, 42, are the second and third generation owners of Gilpin Realty, started by Jeff’s mother, the late Freda Gilpin, in 1968, on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 in Snohomish, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

County boosters launch a ‘sustainable tourism’ initiative

Lots of visitors is mostly a good thing for the economy — but not at the expense of quality of life.

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