Bellevue News

Tonight: Tree Lighting Ceremony at Bellevue Galleria

If you are looking for something to do this Friday night, look no farther than Downtown Bellevue! Bellevue Galleria will be hosting a Tree Lighting Ceremony where 50,000 lights will come to life. Entertainment by a local children’s choir will begin at 6:00pm! Following the tree lighting, stay around for […]

Bellevue Square Nordstrom Does Away with Pianists

According to a Seattle Times article, the Nordstrom in Bellevue Square, along with other stores in the area will no longer have live pianists playing in the store. Nordstrom has been famous for their live piano players which has been a staple in the stores for years. Brooke White a […]

Kemper: A Difficult Book to find

The Bellevue Reporter, a community newspaper in the local area, had a front page story on Robert Spector’s Generations: Kemper Freeman Jr. and the Freeman Family. But good luck actually finding the book (all you’ll find is used copies)! The story of the Freeman family begins with his great-grandfather coming […]

Downtown Bellevue Wi-Fi Section

We have added a new “Wi-Fi Hotspots” section to the Downtown Bellevue Network Web site. It is currently a list of all of the free wireless internet locations in Downtown Bellevue. Our team uses and enjoys working in these locations and wanted to share with the community! The most used […]

Washington Square Retail Announced

With Washington Square Condominium project quickly finishing construction of their two condo towers, it has been announced via their Web site the planned retail partners which will occupy the bottom spaces. Zupan’s Markets This high end European market specializes in fine bakery, deli, meats, cheese and wine selections to name […]

Holiday Happenings in Downtown Bellevue

With Thanksgiving behind us, everybody’s focus will be directed towards the December Holidays. Although most of us will be involved in some serious shopping at Bellevue Square and surrounding areas throughout the holiday season, there is some real cool stuff going on in Downtown Bellevue. Listed below are some of […]

Former Bellevue Arts Museum Offical Charged

Janet Ellinger, the former chief financial officer of the Bellevue Arts Museum was charged November 20th with 38 counts of felony theft for stealing what she admitted to be $300,000 during her tenure at the Museum. She worked for the Bellevue Arts Museum two years before the allegations came to […]

Thanksgiving 2007: Say Thank You!

Xerox has come up with a great way to say “Thank You” this holiday season. If you go to the Let’s Say Thanks Web site, you can pick out a thank you card and Xerox will print and ship it to a soldier currently serving in Iraq. You cannot pick […]

Bellevue Square Updates: New floors, stores, and get a shav(ing) set

If you’ve been to Bellevue Square lately, you know how crowded the place is these days on the weeknights and weekends. Parking is a struggle (even during the lunch hour), but what’s all the hype?! Well, first off, Bellevue Square is undergoing a $1.3B makeover and they’re slowly upgrading this […]

Condo Update: Essex on the Park

Inspired by Manhattan’s Upper East Side, plans have been announced for the exclusive nine-story condominium project which will be located across from Bellevue’s Downtown Park. Fast Facts: Address: 24 102 Avenue NE, Bellevue, WA 98004 Completion Date: 2009 Number of Condos: 41 Developer: First Bellevue Properties LLC Bedrooms: 1-3 Bathrooms: […]