Whole Foods gets a new landlord in Interbay

TRF Pacific has sold the Whole Foods-anchored Interbay Urban Center in Seattle to a California company, Donahue Schriber Realty Group. The center is near Expedia’s future headquarters. 14 photos Marc Stiles Staff Writer- Puget Sound Business Journal Email  |  Twitter Donahue Schriber Realty Group this week said it has acquired Interbay Urban Center, where Whole […]

Tech glitch disrupts Starbucks; stores reopen

14 photos Becky Monk Special Projects Editor- Puget Sound Business Journal Email  |  Twitter Coffee lovers, you are in luck. Starbucks is open again this morning after a massive technology glitch caused Starbucks, Evolution Fresh and Teavena stores to close early Friday evening — and lose what is expected to be millions of dollars. The […]

Nepal quake: 1,900 dead, Everest shaken

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Tens of thousands of people were spending the night in the open under a chilly and thunderous sky after a powerful earthquake devastated Nepal on Saturday, killing nearly 2,000, collapsing modern houses and ancient temples and triggering a landslide on Mount Everest. Officials warned the death toll would rise as more […]

Most local-based Everest teams accounted for after big avalanche

SEATTLE (AP) – Several Washington state-based mountain-guiding companies are reporting their teams are OK after a massive earthquake in Nepal sent an avalanche sweeping into a mountaineering base camp on Mount Everest, but at least one said it does not have all staff accounted for. About a half-dozen Washington outfits – including Alpine Ascents, International […]

Seahawks great Kenny Easley to announce Seattle’s second-round pick in NFL Draft

The Seahawks have tabbed longtime Seattle safety Kenny Easley to announce the team’s first pick — a second-round selection — in next week’s 2015 NFL Draft. Seahawks safety Kenny Easley is seen in action during a game circa 1985. (Rick Stewart/Getty Images) The Seahawks aren’t scheduled to pick until the draft’s second day, when they […]

Second round mock draft

Mitch Morse could be an option for Seattle as early as pick #63 Here’s how the first round played out: #1 Tampa Bay — Jameis Winston (QB) #2 TRADE San Diego — Marcus Mariota (QB) #3 Jacksonville — Dante Fowler Jr (DE) #4 Oakland — Leonard Williams (DE) #5 TRADE Miami — Amari Cooper (WR) […]

Washington Huskies’ Lorenzo Romar: ‘I didn’t think we had at times the best work ethic’ in 2015

Washington Huskies men’s basketball head coach Lorenzo Romar said a late-season collapse in 2014-15 was the result of a combination of poor work ethic, personal agendas and unfortunate injuries, The Seattle Times reported. In an interview with Percy Allen of The Seattle Times, Romar candidly discussed his team’s second-half swoon that saw the Huskies go […]