AAA Washington opened its 8th Cruise and Travel retail store in downtown Issaquah earlier this month. Focused on in-person travel planning and travel-related retail, the store has a warm, welcoming feel and is intended to ‘bring travel to life’ for customers. AAA chose the Front St. location to be part of the downtown Issaquah community, and to provide walk-in retail services to customers looking for more personal assistance with...
Taco Time NW, a locally-owned Mexican-style restaurant chain founded by the Tonkin family, recently announced a test program offering starting wages of $20 per hour for its two Issaquah locations.  They are looking to fill nearly 30 positions at their Issaquah and North Bend stores. If this program proves to be successful and sustainable here, the company plans to roll the wage increase out more broadly across their 79...
Growing up in the 1970’s, I have fond memories of my family’s nightly dinners. My sister and I often helped our parents to prepare the meals and set the table, and we ate together as a family, sharing a story each about our day. With a British mother, and a military father, we were taught how to correctly hold our flatware, to chew with our mouths closed, and to...
More than 30 families have combined their “stuff” for a huge garage sale to benefit local non-profits, sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Issaquah. If you would like to contribute, bring donations to Gibson Hall, 105 Newport Way, across from the fish hatchery on Wednesday, Aug. 25, 1-6 p.m. or Thursday, Aug. 26, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. No used clothing, shoes, bedding or bath towels will be accepted.  The garage...
Walking down Issaquah’s Front Street, you might notice a vintage theatre storefront or two. What you may not know, is the acclaim and awards that...
Perfect summer weather rounded out a successful opening night for The Well and Table restaurant on July 22, 2021. On the banks of the...
It was the month of February 2020, and I was in 4th grade at Challenger Elementary. My family and I were reading news of...
Union Marine’s Issaquah location recently opened its doors to offer customers boat sales, gear, parts and instruction. Just one mile southeast of the Lake...
The Issaquah community is invited to a Volunteer Celebration hosted by Kiwanis Club of Issaquah, 5-7 p.m, Thursday, June 24 at Confluence Park on...
Have you seen the signs around Old Town Issaquah, "Google #Justice for Jason Fox"? Issaquah Daily googled "Jason Fox" and learned he was murdered...

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