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Downtown Bellevue Residents Invited to Tateuchi Center Presentation

Downtown Bellevue Residents Invited to Tateuchi Center Presentation

Local residents are invited to learn about the Tateuchi Center, a new performing arts center located in downtown Bellevue, during a 6:30 p.m. presentation on Tuesday, Jan. 27, at the Bellevue Regional Library, room 1. Presenters include Mary Pat Byrne, arts specialist for the City of Bellevue, and John Haynes, executive director of Performing Arts […]

Downtown Bellevue Welcomes a New Dog Walking Service

Downtown Bellevue Welcomes a New Dog Walking Service

Dogs in Bellevue have yet another reason to smile. Downtown Bellevue welcomes a new dog walking service: BCC Dog Walkers. Their licensed and bonded service assures you that your pup will be in good hands, during times when you are not available. The owners live in downtown Bellevue and would like to provide dog owners with an […]

Leica Camera Opens at Bellevue Square

Leica Camera Opens at Bellevue Square

Leica Camera recently opened a new store within Bellevue Square on the second floor close to the Apple store. The German company was founded in 1849 and has an extremely celebrated brand within the photography industry. In addition to cameras the store sells branded merchandise such as bags, shirts, and more. For more information on […]

Moving on up: Steve Ballmer to Lease Lincoln Square Expansion Office on Top Floor

Moving on up: Steve Ballmer to Lease Lincoln Square Expansion Office on Top Floor

According to the PSBJ, former Microsoft CEO, Steve Ballmer, has leased the the entire 30th floor of the 400 Lincoln Square project, now under construction by Kemper Development, in downtown Bellevue. Ballmer’s new 23,500 square foot office is 450 feet above ground, offering spectacular views of Seattle and Mt. Rainier. The publication  disclosed that an unnamed […]

Downtown Construction Requires Weekend Bellevue Way Closures

Downtown Construction Requires Weekend Bellevue Way Closures

Here is news that can assist you in navigating successfully around upcoming weekend construction in Bellevue. Ongoing construction at Lincoln Square will be necessitating lane closures on Bellevue Way during January. Over the next two weekends, northbound lanes will close between Northeast Fourth and Sixth streets. In addition, drivers will find, one southbound lane closed […]

The City of Bellevue Ranks 6th for Top Spenders in Nation

The City of Bellevue Ranks 6th for Top Spenders in Nation

A report published recently by Mint.com, an online personal finance tool, describes Bellevue as the sixth top spending city for spending money. We know homes are expensive here, with a median home value of over half a million dollars in 2012, higher than the vast majority of U.S. cities. The company, conducted an analysis of […]

Office Space in Lincoln Square Expansion Tower Already Leased

Office Space in Lincoln Square Expansion Tower Already Leased

Kemper Development Company plans to move forward with plans to build 400 Lincoln Square, a 31-story office tower in downtown Bellevue, and part of the space has already been leased, according to the PSBJ. Builders sometimes stop work on large real estate projects until part of the development has been leased. The Lincoln Square expansion, […]

 Il Terrazzo Carmine Owners to Open Italian Restaurant in Downtown Bellevue

Il Terrazzo Carmine Owners to Open Italian Restaurant in Downtown Bellevue

The owners of Il Terrazzo Carmine, an Italian restaurant in Seattle’s Pioneer Square, plan to open another restaurant called Carmine’s in Bellevue in spring 2016, according to the PSBJ. Carmine’s will be located at 88 102nd Ave. NE. Collapsible glass walls will open to a patio facing Bellevue Downtown Park and counter-side dining will showcase […]

R&R Adult Toys Closes in Downtown Bellevue

R&R Adult Toys Closes in Downtown Bellevue

In preparation for the upcoming construction for the planned Marriott AC Hotel at 106th PL NE & NE 2nd St, the long-time R&R Adult Toys store has recently closed in downtown Bellevue.  To the best of our knowledge this is the only adult store in downtown Bellevue. We could not find official records, but the […]

The City of Bellevue Adds Red-Light Photo Cameras in Downtown Bellevue

The City of Bellevue Adds Red-Light Photo Cameras in Downtown Bellevue

The City of Bellevue has added red-light photo enforcement cameras within two intersections on NE 8th St. The first is at NE 8th St at 112th Ave NE (eastbound and westbound). The second is located at NE 8th St at 116th Ave NE (westbound only). These cameras were installed on January 1st. The City of […]