June 10, 2015
At one time an empty shell, 30 display areas now fill the more than 19,000 square feet of retail space about to become the new home of Issaquah’s well-known Gilman Gallery.
After 28 years in the same location on Northeast Gilman Boulevard, in June of last year the gallery lost its space to what is known as the Atlas residential project.
July 1, 2014
Small businesses help keep taxpayer dollars in Issaquah
Last week’s Issaquah Press contained an interesting article in its Living magazine. “A Startup’s Startup” spoke very tellingly about Issaquah’s potential to become to Seattle what Mountain View is to San Francisco.
Startups are technological ventures and, supposedly, there’s a lot of them happening all around us, behind closed doors. According to Jay Weeldreyer, founder of Lendjoy and director of business strategy with Lender Gear, Issaquah is an “untapped market … a bedroom community for startups. And I mean literally. It’s full of people doing this stuff in their bedroom.”