Bellevue News

Governor Inslee Announces Statewide Shutdown of Restaurants, Bars and Recreational Facilities in Response to COVID-19

  According to a statement released by Governor Inslee, greater measures are being taken to protect against COVID-19. “Given the explosion of COVID-19 in our state and globally, I will sign a statewide emergency proclamation tomorrow to temporarily shut down restaurants, bars and entertainment and recreational facilities.” Moving forward, restaurants […]

Drive Thru Boba Shop to Close in Downtown Bellevue

“Drive Thru Boba & Ice Cream”, located on Northeast 4th Street, is closing its doors permanently on March 14th. The boba shop opened eight years ago, offering fresh-brewed teas, coffees, hand-crafted ice creams and snacks. According to a Facebook post, the owners, a husband and wife, are closing their store […]

Coronavirus Has Big Impact on Local Bellevue Businesses and Organizations

The Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has taken a big toll on all business in the Puget Sound region. Many companies that have an Eastside presence including Microsoft, Amazon, Google and others have encouraged their employees to work from home during the virus’ outbreak. This has had downstream impacts to the local […]