Author: Kara

Bellevue Explores Bike Share Programs

The City of Bellevue is exploring the idea of a bike share service as a part of the Pedestrian & Bicycle Implementation Initiative. The City is seeking feedback from residents and workers in Bellevue via an online survey. Bike sharing is ideal for short distances and durations. It is viewed […]

Cost Plus World Market to Close in Downtown Bellevue

As of October 28th, Cost Plus World Market will be closing its doors from its current location on Northeast Eighth Street and relocating to Crossroads. The quarter-block property is currently occupied by a 40,000 sq. ft. retail building and 52 parking spaces. Updated: The property is owned by Fortress Holdings LLC. […]

One88 Luxury Condos Break Ground on Bellevue Way

Earlier this week, Bellevue’s first condominium building in nearly a decade, One88, broke ground. The 21-story residential tower, located at the intersection of Bellevue Way Northeast and Northeast second, features approximately 147 one-, two- and three-bedroom residences, as well as penthouse residences. Bosa Development has assembled a remarkable team of […]

Sugar Factory Now Open at The Bravern

Sugar Factory opened last week at the Shops at The Bravern, across from John Howie Steakhouse. This dining experience includes a restaurant, bar and candy store. Sugar Factory is known for having celebrities frequent their store, and the grand opening was no exception. Mariah Carey made a guest appearance to […]

Nordstrom Rack Now Open in Downtown Bellevue at Lincoln Square Expansion

Nordstrom Rack opened at Lincoln Square Expansion last Thursday, September 7th, with an event, Rally at the Rack”, that offered customers a chance to win gift cards and a $1,000 shopping spree. According to Geevy Thomas, the president of Nordstrom Rack, their best Rack stores are those near their full-line […]

23FITCLUB Offers Boutique Fitness Club in Downtown Bellevue

23FITCLUB, a boutique fitness club in downtown Bellevue right off Northeast 8th Street offers group training, boxing fitness, personal training, and nutritional guidance. Their club includes boxing studios, fitness classes, strength room, spin studio and athletic equipment. The fitness club opened in January and is open Monday through Saturday. Membership […]

Henry’s Tavern Now Open at Lincoln Square Expansion

Henry’s Tavern, located on the third floor of the Lincoln Square Expansion, officially opened on Wednesday, August 30th. Along with its classic menu, the downtown Bellevue location offers a few new healthy menu items. There are 100 beers available on tap, with 20 rotating options. The restaurant’s bar features a […]

One88 Luxury Condo to Break Ground September 12

One88, Bellevue’s first new high-rise condominium in nearly a decade, is set to break ground on September 12th. The 21-story residential tower, located at the intersection of Bellevue Way Northeast and Northeast second, is surrounded by multiple dining and shopping options, in addition to the Bellevue Downtown Park. Bosa Development […]

Adult Cinemark Theatre Opens at Lincoln Square Expansion

Another addition to the Lincoln Square expansion has opened, Cinemark Theater, located on the 3rd floor. The 21-and-over theater includes 6 auditoriums that feature lounger seats, seat-side delivery from 11am-11pm, an on-site bar and lounge and full menu. The Cinemark Reserve Kitchen and Bar has a variety of offerings ranging […]

GameOn Bellevue to Bring Human Scaled Interactive Experience

The city of Bellevue is planning a community inspired event that will incorporate play, gaming and technology. On September 28 and 29, GameOn Bellevue will be a human scaled interactive experience taking place at the City Center Plaza. The event will feature the world’s largest game of Simon and small […]