Jim Davis

Bankruptcy judge forces sale of Lodge Sports Grille

A federal bankruptcy judge a week ago ordered the sale of the company that runs a local sports-bar chain, including the Mukilteo Lodge… Continue reading

Funko, the new ‘vibe of Everett,’ opens to the world Saturday

Apparently, the Bat Cave is in Everett. So is Diagon Alley with Harry Potter and… Continue reading

Why aircraft electronics is suddenly a hot, emerging field

Anaseini Naulivou yearns to one day design her own airplanes. Until then, she’ll settle for learning how to put together planes designed by… Continue reading

‘We nearly blew up your house’: Gas line skewers sewer pipe

The plumber shocked me with what he said: “Oh s—-! We nearly blew up your house.” I was standing in the basement bathroom of my… Continue reading

United Airlines to serve Everett in 2018, joining Alaska

If everything goes as planned, late next year people will be able to board six United Airlines flights a day at Paine Field,… Continue reading

Fans of Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson can fly early

Alaska Airlines is again giving a perk to Seahawks fans — or rather Russell Wilson fans. The airline will allow fans wearing the… Continue reading

Funko grand opening so popular that there will be tickets

With so many people expected to attend, Funko plans to distribute tickets for the tour of its new headquarters and store in downtown… Continue reading

Take a sneak peek at WSU’s new home in Everett

It’s a place to achieve dreams that have yet to be dreamed. Washington State University celebrates its newest campus in Everett this month, a transformational… Continue reading

What will happen to Everett Comics after Funko’s big move?

Everett Comics owner Charlie Knoedler sees Funko’s big move as being a positive even though it might mean some direct competition. He and… Continue reading

Snohomish County home prices reach new high — again

Housing prices continue to climb in Snohomish County reaching never-seen-before heights. Median prices for houses and condos reached $430,000 for July, up from… Continue reading

An Everett street scene — live, via ‘Tweakers’ video cam

An Everett business owner ratcheted up his campaign to draw attention to homelessness, illegal drug use and criminal activity in the city. Last… Continue reading

Mukilteo company makes spy-proof phones

Steve Hill discovered his company’s phones were used in the White House after President George W. Bush left office. The owner of Teo Technologies in… Continue reading

Boeing pilots draw a 787 across America with 18-hour flight

It’s got the aviation world talking. A Boeing test team flew Wednesday a route that drew the outline of the 787-8 in the skies over… Continue reading

Seattle Genetics buys drug manufacturing plant for $43.3 million

Seattle Genetics announced Tuesday that it agreed to spend $43.3 million to purchase a pharmaceutical manufacturing plant in Bothell. The biotech firm plans… Continue reading

Everett man sends provocative message with ‘Tweakerville’ sign

An Everett business owner fed up with illegal drug use and low-level crime around the city is using his computerized reader board to… Continue reading

Everett Clinic, two others open new health-care clinics

The Everett Clinic is continuing its push to expand, opening a new clinic in Woodinville. It’s the clinic’s third site outside Snohomish County. Two other… Continue reading

Port pays $6.1M to reclaim lease of Everett Marina Village

The Port of Everett agreed this week to pay $6.1 million to buy back the ground lease of Everett Marina Village, which includes… Continue reading

First Financial reaches deal to buy four Opus Bank branches

The holding company of First Financial Northwest Bank announced Thursday that it is acquiring four branches from Opus Bank, including three in Snohomish… Continue reading

Fortive to acquire Industrial Scientific Corp. of Pittsburgh

Fortive Corp. announced Thursday that it had signed an agreement to acquire Industrial Scientific Corp., a Pittsburgh company that makes gas detection equipment.… Continue reading

Bringing smiles to the world: Dental equipment maker honored

Most dentistry is performed in an office, but sometimes patients can only be reached by elephant. That’s where Aseptico comes in. The south… Continue reading