Author Archives: Bellevue News

Bill Gates, Kemper Freeman Jr and Steve Ballmer to Buy SeattleSeahawks, Move Team to Bellevue

Bellevue SeahawksSuperbowl Champion Bellevue Seahawks?  Kind of has a nice ring, don’t you think?

According to reports here in Bellevue, huge sports fan Bill Gates has teamed with Kemper Freeman Jr., owner of The Bellevue Collection and former right hand man at Microsoft, Steve Ballmer to form an ownership group buying the Seattle Seahawks from fellow billionaire Paul Allen.  Allen was quoted as saying he is totally frustrated with the Hawks because they failed to win their second consecutive Superbowl in 2015. Continue Reading

U.S. Bancorp Investments Honors Mike Alaghemand as a Top Financial Advisor

Woodinville local Mike Alaghemand  is among a select number of financial advisors for U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc. who have earned the 2015 President’s Club recognition award. Alaghemand earned the distinction by ranking as one of the region’s top achievers and for displaying outstanding leadership qualities and superior dedication to his clients. “Mike represents the best… Continue Reading

Spring enrollment is ON at Bellevue College

Affordable, convenient classes provide education to help launch careers BELLEVUE, Wash. — Bellevue College (BC), the third largest educational institution in Washington State, is currently enrolling students for spring quarter classes that begin April 4, 2016. As a leader in workforce development, BC offers an affordable path to degrees that help residents of the Eastside and the… Continue Reading

Samsung Galaxy S7 Launch Event in Bellevue

Who: AT&T Lincoln Square Retail Store Personnel along with Samsung Product Experts What: Samsung will host a Galaxy S7 smartphone Launch Event at the AT&T Retail Store in Lincoln Square. Attendees who participate in a live virtual reality demonstration will be entered to win a pair of Samsung Gear VR (MSRP $99). No purchase necessary. This free, open… Continue Reading

Bellevue College DECA triumphs at NW regional competition 49 BC students will advance to the national competition, represent school

49 BC students will advance to the national competition, represent school BELLEVUE, Wash.  – Forty nine out of 52 Bellevue College students are advancing from the Collegiate DECA Pacific Northwest Career Development Conference held Feb. 19 – 21 in Spokane, Washington and will participate in the national competition in Washington, DC April 16-19.  Bellevue College fielded… Continue Reading

Classic Pianos in Bellevue to Host $750,000 Piano

Classic Pianos is hosting a Bösendorfer Factory Selection Tour event, which features a special collection of uniquely beautiful pianos from the world’s oldest premium piano manufacturer, March 10-13. This event, taking place at Classic Piano’s showroom (10635 NE 8th St., Bellevue, Wash.), represents one of the largest groups of Bösendorfer pianos ever to be displayed in a… Continue Reading

Freshii Opens First Puget Sound Location This Spring at The Bellevue Collection

This spring, Freshii, a health-casual restaurant franchise chain with many locations inside Target stores across the country, will open its doors at The Bellevue Collection in Bellevue Square.  Freshii will be offering shoppers fresh and nutritious meal choices that energize people on the go. (and hopefully get them buying more stuff). Located on the second… Continue Reading

Bellevue College to host Central Sound Regional Science and Engineering Fair

Fair encourages k-12 students to explore careers in STEM fields More than 200 students from King and Snohomish counties will compete Saturday, March 12 in the seventh annual Bellevue College Central Sound Regional Science and Engineering Fair (CSRSEF) in the Bellevue College gymnasium.  Fair organizers are encouraging public participation in this free event between 1 – 3:30 p.m. and… Continue Reading

Bellevue-Based Home Care Assistance of Seattle Hires Paul Hatherley Director of Client Services

 Home Care Assistance of Seattle, a  provider of in-home care for seniors, has hired Paul Hatherley as their new Director of Client Services. Paul brings over ten years of professional experience in home care to his new role after having managed successful home care operations in Nevada, California and now Washington. He has a background… Continue Reading