A supplement to the Snoqualmie Valley Record
in Valley business and local service
12 • January 30, 2013 • Snoqualmie Valley Record
The Valley succeeds when we work together
6 REASONS TO LOVE THE RIDGE IGA!
At Snoqualmie Ridge IGA Supermarket, we strive to be your ‘Hometown Proud’ grocery store. Our friendly and courteous staff, coupled with a breadth of selections and services - including take-out options, organic products, fresh meat, seafood, produce and baked goods, frozen food, a floral and wine department and other great grocery amenities illustrate our goal to become the place where you shop for your family. We also offer a full service pharmacy and a local branch of the Sno-Falls Credit Union. 733331
7730 Center Blvd., S.E. - Snoqualmie Ridge 425.396.1340 • www.ridgesupermarket.com
VALLEY PROFESSIONAL CLEANING SERVICE
Three generations committed to professional cleaning Specializing in:
• Dentistry for the entire family • Evening appointments available • New patients welcome!
Commercial Janitorial Service Commercial / Residential Carpet Upholstery Tile and Grout Cleaning
(425) 890-2874 • www.valleyprofessionalcleaningservice.com
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Hours: Mon & Tue 7am - 6pm & Thurs 7am - 4pm 421 Main Ave S, PO Box 372, North Bend, WA 98045
(Parent Co: Duncan Family Enterprises LLC)
ur popular Spotlight on Business section not only acts as an annual yearbook of Valley businesses, but also shines a spotlight on the people who work behind the counters, windows and cubicles of our businesses. Spotlight also underscores how we here in the Valley are all connected. The smiling people on these pages are the owners, managers and employees who keep our business community running every day. With only ‘three degees of separation’ here in the Valley, most of the people on these pages are probably your neighbors, friends or relatives. Chances are that your families attended school together. They are your community. We hope you enjoy this tour of local business. As we must all support each other, the next time you need a certain product or service, please take the next step and visit one of our Spotlight advertisers, see what they have to offer and better get to know their faces and their businesses.
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Ron Davis and Leslie Cranwill
Mon-Sat 9am - 6pm Sun 9am - 1pm “ Leslie and Ron are FANTASTIC! Very helpful, very customer service oriented, and knowledgeable. Moving was a very stressful time for us, however they helped alleviate our worries with their kindness, knowledge, and wonderful attitudes! THANK YOU!” - Dean Seaman, Fall City
HALF OFF SALE Nancy, Steve & shop dog Ollie welcome you to our shop. Come in for fabulous gifts, local jewelry, contemporary apparel, unique cards & books, and inspired home furnishings. Steve is a former tree house builder with Treehouse workshop in Fall City as well as a first mate with Linbad Expeditions. Nancy worked as the Visual Merchandising Manager for G. Fox & Filene’s, received a BFA from the University of Rhode Island, and managed an art gallery for several years before opening Birches. Steve and Nancy have lived in the valley for over 20 years and are dedicated to providing the valley with a fun & unique shopping experience close to home. ENDS SUNDAY 11/11
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Originally this location was BUTTERS SHINGLE & SHAKE Co. and that’s how we got our name, OLE CEDAR MILL. Family owned and operated since July 1989. We provide climate controlled storage units. Also covered or uncovered RV storage. Security is important to us and we now have video surveillance. 24-hour onsite manager
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The Brokers at RiverView Realty have a combined 220+ years of Snoqualmie Valley living experience! Trust them with your real estate needs. They will help you with professionalism & integrity.
The Snoqualmie Valley YMCA Staff welcome you to join our growing community. Voted “Best of the Valley 2012, Best Organization to Join”, the Y is the place to ﬁnd fun programs and activities for all ages!
P.O. Box 970 • 33410 SE Redmond-Fall City Road • Fall City
(425) 222-5112 • www.riverviewrealtyllc.com
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35018 SE Ridge Street • Snoqualmie
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Left to Right: Mike Salgado - Restaurant Manager David Doty - Director of Golf Jeff Groshell - Head Professional John Groshell - Owner Dani - New Facilities Manager
Snoqualmie Falls Golf Course
18 - Holes • Par 71 • Public Golf Course
ocated on the Snoqualmie River one mile east of Fall City. Beautiful views of Mt. Si, the Snoqualmie River and the foothills of the Snoqualmie Valley. Opportunities to spot wildlife at our flat, easy to walk golf course in great condition. Golf course has a fully stocked pro shop with PGA professionals available for lessons. Full service restaurant open during daylight hours.
Owners Anne Kertson and Shilpa Patel
Serving the Greater Seattle Area
• Call Ryan at (425) 888-6950
When you are ready to get the job done right! Give us a call!! Let us prove ourselves to you! Full-Service Landscaping • Complete Yard Installation & Renovations Construction, Design and Consultations
425-392-1276 • 425-222-5244
35109 SE Fish Hatchery Road • Fall City Family owned since 1972
37624 SE Fury St. C-201 Snoqualmie, WA 98065 p 425 292 0223 • f 425 292 9225 www.edgeptandrehab.com
Edge Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation is a new private practice in Snoqualmie that offers physical therapy, sports therapy and massage therapy. Edge is owned by 2 local female physical therapists whose philosophy is to provide a more personal experience that is often lacking in today’s health care. Edge will guarantee you receive top quality, individualized therapy that is provided directly by a therapist to allow you to not only participate in, but exceed in your active lifestyle. Come let Edge PT & Rehab help you find “your edge”!
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We are a family business with the greatest customers in the golf business. We have been fortunate enough to attract golfers that are exceptionally friendly and helpful. Our golfers make the whole place feel like one big family.
SNOQUALMIE RIDGE FAMILY DENTAL
Alan LaBissoniere, Owner Frontier Pest Control, LLC FrontierPC@Comcast.net
www.FRONTIERBUGS.com • 425-577-2944
• Free Teeth Whitening for Life* • Child-friendly Environment • We Specialize in Your Comfort
The Most Experienced Dentist in Snoqualmie Come meet our friendly staff
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7719 Center Boulevard SE • Snoqualmie www.SnoqualmieRidgeFamilyDental.com
Licensed and insured • Visit us on Facebook
• Early Morning/Evening appts. • Preferred Provider for most insurances • 24-Hr Emergency Care Available
• Frontier Pest Control is locally owned & operated in North Bend, WA. We have been providing quality pest control services in the Snoqualmie Valley since 2009. • We also perform crawl space/Attic clean out, vermin abatement, flea control, Bedbug, Spider and wasps control and a host of other customized exterminator services in residential, light industrial and commercial situations throughout the greater Puget Sound, Eastside, Snoqualmie Valley, Cle Elum & Upper Kittitas areas.
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RiverTree Dental Care
North Bend’s Newest Drive-thru Coffee Stand • Conveniently located at the Mt. Si Shell
Dr. Brian Mayer, DDS
near I-90’s Exit 31 • Home of “Bacon In A Bag” Bacon, Just Bacon, To Go! • Open at 4:30am M-F, 6am Weekends • Great Coffee, Huge Croissant Breakfast
Sandwiches and Terrific Service!
38700 SE River St. Snoqualmie
Meet owners Tessa and Bryan Wyrsch. TRAFFIC is A-OK during weekdays! Stop By!
742 SW Mt. Si Blvd. • North Bend 730959
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Our primary goal is to provide you and your family the most comfortable, relaxing care we would want for our own families. At Rivertree Dental Care you will experience all that modern dentistry has to offer, including a comprehensive list of general, restorative and cosmetic dental care services to meet the needs of the whole family. We are focused on helping each patient achieve and maintain long term dental health and a beautiful smile.
VOTED Best of the Valley since 2003 Back row, left to right: Erin Bakke, Christopher King, Heather Jones, George Lightfoot, Janice Bakke, Epifanio Suarez, kneeling: Dennis Bakke and Fredy Garcia. FREE Yoga ◆ Spinning ◆ ZUMBA! ◆ Core Strength ◆ Strength & Sculpt & More! XP8 Cross Training ◆ Boot Camp ◆ Fatigue Friday FREE Training Session (new members - a $50 value) Free Weights and Kettlebells ◆ Teachers: Inquire about our SVSD Employee Discount Child Care ◆ Personal Training 729424
1546 Boalch Ave NW ◆ North Bend (425) 831-7782 ◆ www.mtsisports.com
24808 NE Redmond-Fall City Rd (Hwy 202) • Redmond • 425.837.4777 http://www.rockmountain.com (directly across from the Shell gas station)
Rock Mountain Products is a leading supplier in natural stone products for both landscapers, masons, contractors and consumers throughout the Paciﬁc Northwest. We have also expanded to include a nursery with a large inventory of Bamboo, pond and fountain equipment, aquatic plants, faux basalt columns, garden art, furniture and more.
The Cleaning Authority • Snoqualmie Valley Our mission is to be the best residential house cleaning company in the area, striving to provide the highest level of quality and service to our customers. The Cleaning Authority is family-owned and operated by Paul and Stephanie McMahon along with their two sons who also are in business with them. Paul and Stephanie are also are very involved in their church, the Chamber of Commerce, One Voice, Cleaning for a Reason, and other local charities. Community involvement is very important. Along with their housecleaning business Paul and Stephanie take pride in service, communication with their customers, and in their professionallytrained and dedicated housecleaning staff.
Collision Repair • • • •
Secured Facility All work is guaranteed* Service with a smile We’ll work with your insurance to get your car back on the road. Since 1991
125 E North Bend Way • North Bend • 425-292-9643 http://snoqualmievalley.thecleaningauthority.com
Kelly & Jerry Moe
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425.888.2110 8020 Douglas Ave SE • Snoqualmie Left to right: Jacob Solomon, Stephen Lesefko, Vicki Deshaies (co-owner), Mark Fanning (co-owner) and Justin Langeberg. Jacob, Stephen, and Justin have been with us from the very beginning. Stephen is the creator of all of our wonderful sauces.
Get your day off to a great start at Huxdotter.
OPEN FOR LUNCH AND DINNER Visit us on Facebook or www.bayanmongolian.com
Left to right..Tawna, Taylor, Rachel, Paige, Tanya, Katie. Not pictured Kristina and Kayla
Mon-Fri: 5:30am-7:00pm Sat: 7:00am-7:00pm • Sun: 7:00am-6:00pm
101 W Park St • North Bend, WA
Enjoy: Friendly service, Coffee, Tea, Espresso and bakery items. Gift baskets, coffee by the pound, and gift certificates are also available.
Bayan Mongolian BBQ is over 90% Gluten Free as well as Vegetarian friendly. Our staff pride themselves on our fresh vegetables and house made sauces. We also make our appetizers and dessert from scratch, including Potstickers!
d Motorhomes Gas or Diesel All Towable RV’s• Large Trucks • All Pickups
and RV Repair www.cdtrv.com
READY FOR ANYTHING...
(425) 888-1886 45830 SE North Bend Way North Bend, WA
WITH ALL YOUR HARDWARE NEEDS
8150 Falls Ave. SE, Snoqualmie, WA 98065
Safeguarding the Health of our Community Snoqualmie Valley Hospital and Clinics
425.831.2300 | www.SVHD4.org
Cascade Diesel Truck
•• Scheduled Maintenance and Service •• All Diesel and Gasoline Repairs •• Drive Train •• Brakes and Suspension •• Engine Exhaust Brakes •• RV work Interior / Exterior •• Generators and Electrical •• Extended Service / Insurance
left to right: Scott, Nicole, Brian, Mark, Karen, John and Steve.
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Nobody Sells More Real Estate than RE/MAX®
SNOQUALMIE VALLEY SPECIALISTS
Voted ‘Best Shop Owner’ in the Valley
Selah Gifts is an urban boutique in a rural setting offering everything you didn’t know you need with constantly changing merchandise, you will surely find something new each time you stop in as well as a few tried and true lines! We believe in supporting your own community first and therefore work with several local artists to promote their talents. We are a family owned-operated business and live in North Bend. Opened on April 25, 2003 this year marks our 10th year in business Anniversary. Heck yes, we’ll be celebrating it, so keep checking the paper and LIKE us on Facebook for updates! See you soon!
Not pictured: Julie Fromm
Locally Owned, National Brand Full Service Real Estate 733560
Selah Gifts 111 E. North Bend Way • Ste. A • North Bend
Left: Rachel Charbonneau, Carol Wright, Don Bleha, George Warren, Belle Hill, Ryan Hill
7725 Center Blvd. S.E., Suite C • Snoqualmie 425-396-7100 • www.realestate-integrity.com
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We take pride in our Snoqualmie Valley community Your Trusted and the people and local businesses who place their Local Partner trust in us. We take pride in our Snoqualmie Valley community
and the people and local businesses who place their trust in us.
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p. 425.831.3100 w. www.pearsonlawfirm.com a. Pearson Law Firm, P.S. 35131 S.E. Douglas St. Suite #103 Snoqualmie, WA 98065
We are open to the public! We are also available for private parties such as birthdays, end of year sports banquets, holiday parties and reunions.
9010 BOALCH AVE SE • SNOQUALMIE 425-888-1541 • www.mtsigolf.com
Wrongful Death • Collisions Automobile Collisions • Serious Injury Wrongful Death • Automobile • Serious Injury Insurance Claims • Product Liability • Civil Litigation Insurance Claims • Product Liability • Civil Litigation
Not just for Golfers!
Wrongful Death • Automobile Collisions • Serious Injury Insurance Claims • Product Liability • Civil Litigation
p. 425.831.3100 w. www.pearsonlawfirm.com a. Pearson Law Firm, P.S. 35131 S.E. Douglas St. Suite #103 Snoqualmie, WA 98065
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We have the best view in the Valley!
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Let me help you save time and money. Protecting more of your world with Allstate makes your life easier. And it can put more money in your pocket. Bundle your policies and you can save even more. Why wait? Call me today.
We are an independent, non-profit organization established in 1966. Our mission: to nurture children, enrich families and inspire community. q Pediatric Therapy, including physical therapy q Wired for Reading q Early Intervention q Nationally accredited preschool q Toddler playgroups q Parenting Classes/Coaching q Summer Camps q Family Support q Family Nights Encompass Main Campus: 1407 Boalch Ave NW, North Bend Encompass Downtown North Bend: 209 Main Ave S Encompass Issaquah: Blakely Hall, Issaquah Highlands
Your Computer Friend was started in 2004 by Robb and Joni Mercer. Robb worked for Gateway Computers from 2000 through April 2004 when they closed all of their retail stores and service centers in a business model redesign. When the search for a new job came up empty Your Computer Friend was born. Robb and Joni have been helping valley residence since then with all of their computer needs. Offering local, honest and consistent service is what has kept us going for the past nine years.
The employees of the Snoqualmie Tobacco Company and Liquor store are dedicated to bringing you the best selection and prices possible on a wide variety of Tobacco and Liquor products. Come by and visit our friendly and knowledgeable staff to explore our huge selection of locally crafted liquors and see just much you can save on your favorite tobacco products.
VISIT US ON FACEBOOK!
Open Late 7 Days a week • 7am - 10pm Daily • SUNDAYS TOO!
37500 SE North Bend Way • Snoqualmie (Next to the Snoqualmie Casino)
www.SnoTobaccoandLiquor.com • 425.888.3071
Serving Snoqualmie valley v Since 2004
Robb Mercer - Your Computer Friend • 425.831.6845
Subject to terms, conditions and availability. Savings vary. Allstate Property and Casualty Insurance Company, Allstate Indemnity Company, Allstate Fire And Casualty Insurance Company: Northbrook, Illinois © 2011 Allstate Insurance Company.
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KUNG FU CLUB FALL CITY
Real Skills, For Life!
Dentistry For Children & Adults
Serving Fall City, Issaquah and the Eastside since 1993.
Peter J. Ristuben, D.D.S. Anna P. Lee, D.D.S.
External Kung Fu: Hallmarks of the Xiong Jiang Wing Chun (Raging River Beautiful Spring) system. Tremendous speed and power, Economy of effort, Efﬁciency of motion, and unusual controlling abilities Qi Sao (sticking hands) and Mook Jong (Wooden Man) Training
“The Gentle Dentists”
Left to right: Gina Coleman, Cindy Spencer, Leanne Higgins, Dr. Peter Ristuben, Dr. Anna Lee
Snoqualmie Family Dentistry
Internal Kung Fu: Hallmarks of the Dao Dan Pai (Internal Elixir Style) and Tai Ji Chih (Great Pivot Ruler) Qi Gong teaching Health, Longevity and Resolution of Illness. Qi Gong is suitable for all ages and are not Martial in their intent.
38475 SE River St.
On the Corner of River & Silva Streets
32841 SE 47th Pl. • Fall City • 425.392.4712
Scott’s has been in business since 1951. Ken Hearing has owned it for over 20 years.
HOME ● FLOOD ● AUTO
His motto: Good Fast Food At A Reasonable Price.
LIFE ● BUSINESS
SERVING THE SNOQUALMIE VALLEY SINCE 1985 The Hauglie Insurance Agency has over 185 years of combined experience helping families and businesses plan and protect their future.
Ken Hearing – Owner Duvall Branch 15315 First Ave NE, Ste 215 (425) 788-9176
Check out our New Expanded Menu
234 E. North Bend Way • North Bend
ALL STAR Heating & Air Conditioning
NORTH BEND is the small town that is creating the premiere outdoor adventure destination in the Puget Sound region.
OUR SERVICES • Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) • System Repair, Maintenance, and Installation • Safety Inspections/Gas Leak Checks • Heat Pumps • Duct Cleaning • Air Filters • We Service and Repair All Major Brands
Gina Estep, City of North Bend Community and Economic Development Director,
The city of North Bend is partnering with a strong volunteer Marketing Team, determined local business owners and Si View Parks District through the Community and Economic Development Department, to enhance the economic vitality of North Bend and promote our local businesses through branding and marketing our natural assets and recreational opportunities.
Fall City www.allstar-hvac.com Proudly Serving the Valley with over 20 Years Experience
Snoqualmie Branch 8050 Railroad Ave SE, Ste B (425) 888-0016
Come see why we’re the oldest hamburger establishment in the Puget Sound.
For a list of the North Bend community and recreation events scheduled this year aimed to drive up visitors and capture dollars, go to: www.ci.north-bend.wa.us
Fall City Branch 33410 SE Redmond-Fall City Rd (425) 222-5881
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New salon takes organic approach Angela Favero has opened her new organic boutique salon, Lula Ruby, in Snoqualmie. Favero, an 18-year salon industry veteran, specializes in ammonia-free hair coloring and organic styling, in an eco-friendly venue that is as healthy as it is beautiful. With Lula Ruby, at 7329 Better Way S.E. in the Kimball Creek Business Park, Favero aims to create a warm, comfortable, welcoming and safe organic salon environment for its neighbors in the Snoqualmie Valley. Since the beginning of her career as a hairdresser and educational leader at Gene Juarez Salons, Favero says she’s been committed to providing her clients exceptional client service, expert artistry, skill and education.
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Offering hair services for women, men and children over 5, Lula Ruby is committed to the use of only natural and organic hair-care products and sustainable business practices. “Traditional hairdressing has long been associated with toxic chemicals and hazardous fumes. I want to be part of changing that,” says Angela. Lula Ruby will offer products free of parabens, sulfates, propylene glycol, DEA, TEA ammonia, artificial fragrances, animal ingredients and animal testing. Some of the salon’s sustainable business practices include: LED’s and light sensors, green cleaning products, recycling plastic, glass and aluminum, being as paperless as possible, and recycling when paper is needed. Lula Ruby strives to be an active member of the Snoqualmie Valley. • Call Lula Ruby Organic Salon at (425) 292-0816 or visit on Facebook at https://www. facebook.com/LulaRubyOrganicSalon. ®
We Appreciate Your Business Chaplins is a family run business. Our mission is to embody the spirit and culture of our auto makers, and personify the spirit of excellence in our store. We strive to provide the highest level of service for our customers. Whether you are buying, selling, or servicing your car, Chaplin's customer service approach will provide you with the peace of mind that your safety and satisfaction is our top priority.
106 Main Ave N. North Bend • www.Chevyoutlet.com • 425.888.0781
February 13 – 14 at 7pm Admission is always free! Add some sizzle to your Valentine’s Day with the men of Chippendales! Grab your girlfriends and make your way to Club Galaxy February 13th – 14th for a night of fantasy that will leave you breathless! Seating is limited so get here early! Entertainment subject to change without notice. Management reserves all rights.