Herald Business Journal

Get to know a few of the 13 million women-owned businesses

Nationwide, 42% of all businesses are owned by women. That a startling transformation in 50 years.

Founder of Lombardi’s restaurant started with a sandwich shop

Diane Symms plans to retire and let her daughter take the reins at the chain’s three establishments.

Paine Field’s passenger terminal is a year old. What’s next?

More than one million passengers have flown in or out of Everett. Is it time for bigger airplanes?

A new business owner brings Southern-style food to Everett

Grandma’s in da Kitchen seven days a week, and owner Sharon Tolbert says a day off will have to wait.

Road to Paine Field renamed in Hank Robinett’s honor

Snohomish County has dedicated 100th Street SW to a local champion for commercial air service.

Boeing goes on hiring spree in high-stakes gamble on 737 Max

Managers worry about not having enough workers when the company restarts output of the trouble plane.

Northline Village’s phase one coming to Lynnwood in 2024

First phase could include housing, retail and office space, or a combination of those.

A Boeing supplier struggles to weather the 737 Max crisis

New Tech Industries, a Mukilteo aerospace firm, hopes to bring all its employees back to work soon.

Spill the wine: City asks vintners, brewers — why not Monroe?

Local government sent 49 letters to entice wine makers, including a dozen in a neighboring town.

FAA tells Boeing more training for 737 Max pilots may be needed

Some pilots were confused about how the autopilot behaved and failed to finish emergency checklists.

Edmonds City Council may vote on allowing waterfront hotels

The city has room for another downtown hotel, a study said. Some want it on the waterfront.

These local podcasts talk about hiking, sports and marriage

We list 10 Snohomish and Island county-focused podcasts here. Did we miss yours? If so, let us know.

Boeing didn’t perform full test of its astronaut capsule

A Dec. 20 mission missed critical maneuvers and flew into the incorrect orbit.

Inslee gets involved in contract talks between Swedish, SEIU

The governor is orchestrating a four-day bargaining session with both sides led by an MIT professor.

Mystery mailer opposes possible Everett pot shop increase

The city is considering allowing three more cannabis stores, with would-be owners ready and waiting.

This Boeing deal could have ‘clawbacks’ in the ‘snap-back’

The company wants a tax break temporarily repealed. Some don’t want to give it back without new conditions.

Paid family leave claims are triple what was anticipated

It’s taking up to 10 weeks to process payments from the new state program.

  • Feb 25, 2020

Repealing Boeing’s big tax break could be a bumpy ride

It will be ended to avoid a trade dispute. But workers want Boeing to make changes if it’s later restored.

Kin Cheung / AP file
                                FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2015, file photo, Chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Bob Chapek poses with Minnie Mouse during a ceremony at the Hong Kong Disneyland in 2015 as they celebrate Hong Kong Disneyland’s 10th anniversary.

Disney CEO Bob Iger steps down in surprise announcement

He will remain executive chairman through the end of his contract on Dec. 31, 2021.

  • Feb 25, 2020
Kin Cheung / AP file
                                FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2015, file photo, Chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Bob Chapek poses with Minnie Mouse during a ceremony at the Hong Kong Disneyland in 2015 as they celebrate Hong Kong Disneyland’s 10th anniversary.