Janice Podsada

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.

Get help leveraging the advantages of your small business

For example, small businesses are often better able to introduce new products or innovations.

Vail Resorts to buy Stevens Pass ski area for $67 million

The deal coincides with another acquisition involving Crested Butte in Colorado and other resorts.

Harbor Freight Tools to open store in Marysville

The new store, which will employ 35 to 40 employees, is expected to open June 12.

Passenger service at Paine Field is seen as a business boon

The Everett terminal is unusual in that it’s privately built and managed — a rarity in the U.S.

A B-52 known as ‘Midnight Express’ takes freeways to Seattle

Stored at Paine Field in Everett for 26 years, it now has a permanent home at the Museum of Flight.

Flights delayed: FAA revisits air passenger service impact

In a surprise move, the agency has reopened an environmental study because more flights are planned.

‘We’re on schedule,’ says developer of Paine Field air terminal

Alaska, United and Southwest are expected to begin service from Everett in September.

Summit looks for ideas to draw tourists and their dollars

Snohomish County is investing more than $1.4 million to attract them, a county councilman said.

Funko CEO Brian Mariotti prepares to ring the Nasdaq opening bell in celebration of the company’s initial public offering of stock in New York on Thursday. (Nasdaq)
                                Funko CEO Brian Mariotti prepares to ring the Nasdaq opening bell in celebration of the company’s initial public offering of stock in New York in November. (Nasdaq)

Funko reports $2.2 million net income in first quarter of 2018

Sales increased 39 percent at the Everett-based pop culture company.

Funko CEO Brian Mariotti prepares to ring the Nasdaq opening bell in celebration of the company’s initial public offering of stock in New York on Thursday. (Nasdaq)
                                Funko CEO Brian Mariotti prepares to ring the Nasdaq opening bell in celebration of the company’s initial public offering of stock in New York in November. (Nasdaq)

Qatar Airways CEO takes delivery of a 737 at Paine Field

The Renton-built 737 Max 8 is the first of 20 for rebranded Air Italy, now a Qatar Airways holding.