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Safeway Shoplifting in Downtown Bellevue Turns into Stabbing Leaving Man in Life Threatening Condition

On Wednesday, October 1st the Bellevue Police department responded to a reported stabbing in downtown Bellevue just before 10:30PM at the intersection of 106th Ave NE & NE 4th St. The Bellevue Police Department believe that the 37-year old male that was stabbed was attempting to shoplift items at the downtown Bellevue Safeway store.  A […]

Cafe Habits at Bellevue Galleria Closes

Cafe Habits at Bellevue Galleria Closes

Cafe Habits at the center of the Bellevue Galleria plaza has closed after 15 years of being in business. The cafe, which is located within an outdoor setting at 106th Ave NE has removed all signage and furnishings from the space. There is a note on the windows communicating that that the Cafe lease has […]

Old Bellevue Main Street Developer Advocates for Additional Parking at Bellevue Downtown Park or Near Main Street

Old Bellevue Main Street Developer Advocates for Additional Parking at Bellevue Downtown Park or Near Main Street

Local developer Carl Vander Hoek is gathering support for a proposal to add parking to Bellevue’s Downtown Park, or in close proximity to it. The City of Bellevue, in partnership with the Rotary Club of Bellevue, plans to upgrade the Downtown Park to include a new water feature and an Inspiration Playground for all ages […]

Downtown Bellevue Restaurants to Celebrate Seattle Restaurant Week

Downtown Bellevue Restaurants to Celebrate Seattle Restaurant Week

Eight downtown Bellevue restaurants will offer promotions during Seattle Restaurant Week on Oct. 19-23 and Oct. 26-30. Feast on three-course dinners for $30 or two-course lunches for $15. Fall menus will feature foraged mushrooms, squash, pumpkin, artichokes, and game meats. Local participating restaurants include: Lot No. 3, McCormick & Schmick’s, Moksha, Monsoon East, Nordstrom Grill, […]

New Plans for Downtown Bellevue Hilton Garden Inn Unveiled

New Plans for Downtown Bellevue Hilton Garden Inn Unveiled

The hotel market is heating up in downtown Bellevue. Four hotels have been in various stages of development in downtown Bellevue and now details for a fifth have been unveiled. West 77 Partners, the project developer, will construct a Hilton Garden Inn, forecast for occupancy in mid 2016. The hotel will be built on the […]

Downtown Bellevue QFC Store Expansion and Remodel Complete

Downtown Bellevue QFC Store Expansion and Remodel Complete

The QFC grocery store in downtown Bellevue at 8th street has recently completed a remodel and expansion. The store now has an additional 6,000 square feet of retail space. Notable additions include the following: Cork & Tap – Bar area that will serve beer and wine 7 days a week from 11AM – 8PM. Cork […]

Downtown Bellevue Sites Demolished Making Way for Development

Downtown Bellevue Sites Demolished Making Way for Development

If you’ve been driving (or walking) around downtown Bellevue in the last few days you’ve likely seen a change in the landscape. Buildings at the corner of Bellevue Way and Main Street, as well as 106th Ave NE and NE 2nd St have been demolished making way for new construction. At the northeast corner of […]

City of Bellevue Approves Design for New Sleek Marriott AC Hotel at 106th Ave NE & 2nd St

City of Bellevue Approves Design for New Sleek Marriott AC Hotel at 106th Ave NE & 2nd St

The City of Bellevue has approved the design for a Marriott AC Hotel at 10628 NE 2nd St in downtown Bellevue. The project is planned to be 7-stories, with a total of 110,000 square feet and 234 hotel units. These units will be one and two bedroom guestrooms. The hotel will have a lounge and […]

The Shops at The Bravern to Present Fall Fashion Showcase

The Shops at The Bravern to Present Fall Fashion Showcase

Downtown Bellevue residents are invited to celebrate the 5-year anniversary of The Shops at The Bravern during a free Fall Fashion Showcase from 6-9 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 18. Stroll along the red carpet at 11111 NE 8th St. and enjoy drinks and live music in the 110th Street valet loop at The Shops at […]

Designer Pop-up Clothing Sale to Raise Funds for Bellevue LifeSpring

Designer Pop-up Clothing Sale to Raise Funds for Bellevue LifeSpring

A women’s designer clothing sale benefiting Bellevue LifeSpring will take place at Bellevue Square this weekend. The designer pop-up clothing sale will offer new, never-been-worn women’s designer clothing and accessories at up to 70% off the retail price. Featured designers include: Samantha Sung, Dhufish, Lenny, Joseph, Lorenzini, Belle by Sigerson Morrison, Mara Hoffman and Rene […]