Business

  1. New Biz Oly: Vital Rejuvenation

    Introducing you to new locally-owned businesses… VITAL REJUVENATION   Patricia Sylwester, MD, and Michael Farley met three years ago when Patricia was still running the Pacific Wellness Clinic, an urgent-care…

  2. New Biz Oly: Mud Flat Press

    Mud Flat Press and Publishing By Holly Graham                   Aside from being well-known Olympia peace activists working with Families United against Hate for LGBT and human rights, Alec and Gabi…

  3. New Biz Oly: Flojo Therapeutic Massage

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    Introducing you to new locally-owned businesses… FLOJO THERAPEUTIC MASSAGE   Andrew Flojo left his birthplace of Hawaii to study massage therapy, enrolling in the Seattle Massage School of Fife, earning…

  4. New Biz Oly: Druid’s Knook

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    Introducing you to new locally-owned businesses… DRUID’S KNOOK Dan Mills and his daughter Brittany left Aurora, Illinois, as soon as she graduated from high school. The two made their way…

  5. New Biz Oly: Tamale Fusion

    NewBiz: Tamale Fusion

    Melanie Gary and Devon McCabe became partners in life and in tamale-making through a mutual love of good, nutritious food, great cooking, and memories from their childhoods of street tamale…

  6. New Biz Oly: Roseroot Herbes

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    Introducing you to new locally-owned businesses… ROSEROOT HERBES   A visit in beautiful mid-August to Sleepy Hollow Road found the hardworking women of Roseroot Herbes joyfully ‘flinging poo’ into their…

  7. New Biz Oly: Smiling Mo’s Cookies

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    Introducing you to new locally-owned businesses… SMILING MO’S COOKIES   Over a picture of two young wrestlers in a match, the headline in a California newspaper from 1989 reads “Monte…

  8. New Biz Oly: Marchetti Wines

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    Five generations of Rich LaRosa’s paternal and maternal lines made wine in Italy. Later, when his Grandfather Joseph Merendoni immigrated to the states, they carried on making wine in Aberdeen….

  9. New Biz Oly: The Blend Cafe

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                The Atrium Courtyard of the New Caledonia Building is a sky lit, magical entrance to what was once an elegant hotel. It is there…

  10. New Moon Cafe “goes co-op” as the Black Moon Collective

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    Earlier this month, the secret that a handful of Olympia residents were waiting to divulge was finally let loose to the world: The New Moon Café is becoming Olympia’s only…