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East Link Light Rail Nears 50% Completion

East Link Light Rail Nears 50% Completion

Earlier this week the Bellevue City Council received an update from Sound Transit that the East Link Light Rail project has neared 50 percent completion. Some of the highlights from the project progress include: tunnel excavation work under 110th Ave NE that has recently been completed, significant progress on the […]

Top 10 Downtown Bellevue Network Articles for 2018

Top 10 Downtown Bellevue Network Articles for 2018

2018 has brought a flurry of new restaurant openings at Lincoln Square South, new condo pre-sales, and announcements about future commercial development in downtown Bellevue. The top article of the year was the announcement that Tom Douglas was going to partner with Nordstrom at Bellevue Square to open Department Bento. […]

Whole Foods (Now Amazon) Wins Bellevue Square Court Appeal

Whole Foods (Now Amazon) Wins Bellevue Square Court Appeal

A Washington state appeals court has found that Bellevue Square cannot force 365 by Whole Foods, which is now owned by Amazon, to remain open. This was first reported by PSBJ. In October 2017, 365 by Whole Foods closed after 13 months of occupancy at Bellevue Square due to poor […]

Tem Sib Thai Food Opens at Ten20 Tower

Tem Sib Thai Food Opens at Ten20 Tower

A new Thai restaurant in Bellevue opened this past week, Tem Sib Thai Food Reimagined, on 108th Avenue Northeast. The new restaurant is located at the base of Ten20 Tower, offering complimentary parking in the Ten20 garage. The decor of the restaurant is rustic and modern with warm lighting, that […]

New Elementary School to Support Downtown Bellevue Residents to Open Next Week

New Elementary School to Support Downtown Bellevue Residents to Open Next Week

The Bellevue School District is opening a brand new elementary school come this fall. Wilburton Elementary School is located just outside of downtown Bellevue on Main Street. It is about 82,000 square feet. The school includes children from downtown Bellevue and Wilburton areas. Along with kindergarten through 5th grade, Wilburton […]

French Bakery and Wine Tasting Room to Open at Soma Towers

French Bakery and Wine Tasting Room to Open at Soma Towers

La Parisienne French Bakery and Cepae, a wine tasting room, are set to open at Soma Towers in June. Located on the corner of 106th Avenue Northeast and 2nd Street Northeast, the bakery and tasting room will offer different wines by the glass, paired with pastries, desserts, and more. La […]

Bellevue Neighborhoods Conference to Feature REI Keynote Speaker

Bellevue Neighborhoods Conference to Feature REI Keynote Speaker

The Bellevue Neighborhoods Conference is taking place at Bellevue City Hall on Saturday, April 21. The conference offers 16 different workshops with a focus on four central themes; diversity, innovation in transportation, planning and urban growth, and the environment. Participants can attend up to 4 sessions of their choice. Marc […]