Janice Podsada

Everett passenger terminal has new investors: public workers

The retirement funds of the Washington State Investment Board now have a stake in Propeller Airports.

Leadership awards recognize economic, community efforts

Among those honored by Leadership Snohomish County was the Port of Everett’s incoming CEO.

Albert “Mojo” Muldrow carries a fruit and veggie bag to an Everett store. (Janice Podsada / The Herald)

This bag is not a toy: Everett residents bring on the sacks

Everett’s plastic bag ban went into effect Monday and savvy shoppers brought their reusable totes.

Albert “Mojo” Muldrow carries a fruit and veggie bag to an Everett store. (Janice Podsada / The Herald)
Wade Lam and his wife, Judy Zhou, visiting from Hong King, are staying at Hotel Indigo, which opened Tuesday. (Janice Podsada / The Herald)

Area’s largest waterfront hotel debuts with a splash

Most of Hotel Indigo’s 142 rooms overlook Port Gardner and the Port of Everett’s Waterfront Place.

Wade Lam and his wife, Judy Zhou, visiting from Hong King, are staying at Hotel Indigo, which opened Tuesday. (Janice Podsada / The Herald)

EvCC aims to recruit more women for aerospace training programs

The college gets a grant to partner with Boeing and three Snohomish County school districts.

Port’s new director looks ahead to ongoing waterfront revival

Lisa Lefeber says she’ll help build “a balanced waterfront” with jobs, Navy operations and recreation.

Mentors can help small businesses adapt to demands of growth

When a Lynnwood cleaning company won a new client, it was time to boost the business side of things.

Boeing workers give big dollars to support local nonprofits

The Boeing Employees Community Fund gives $500,000 to the YMCA of Snohomish County.

An Everett business park is getting a big new tenant: Amazon

The company will open a new distribution center at the Port of Everett’s Riverside Business Park.

Mill Creek University Book Store set to close in October

The CEO cited “a significant rental increase” as a factor in shuttering the Town Center location.

Spirit of St. Louis replica to make its first public flight

A replica of the plane that Charles Lindbergh flew will take off Sunday from the Arlington airport.

Everett Mall Sears to close by December, company says

It opened in 1969, pre-dating the mall. The closure had been rumored and was confirmed on Wednesday.

For a Bothell biotech firm, a new migraine drug is personal

The spouses of three Alder BioPharmaceuticals founders suffer from severe, chronic headaches.

Career event helps women ‘refresh, inspire, support, empower’

The local YWCA held its first training workshop last month in Edmonds.

On this noisy factory floor, deaf workers fit right in

Employees at Valence in Everett are learning sign language from their deaf co-workers.

It’s Labor Day, and unemployment here is at a 20-year low

Snohomish County’s jobless rate hasn’t been this low since 1999. And that’s good for job-seekers.

Ink on paper still rules at a 50-year Everett blueprint shop

“We’re not seeing guys in the field swinging a hammer and holding an iPad,” says the owner of Bill’s Blueprint.

Century-old Port of Everett names its first female CEO

Lisa Lefeber, now deputy executive director, will assume the top leadership post Oct. 16.

Rucker construction blues: ‘We’ve gotten used to the shaking’

Downtown Everett businesses cope with road closures, debris and the roar of the jackhammer.

Alaska Airlines to begin Everett-Spokane service on Nov. 4

To accommodate the schedule, the airline will reduce the number of daily departures to Los Angeles.