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March 14, 2012  

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Upcoming Events
Wednesday, March 14
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Courtyard Hall @
Country Village

Shamrock Shuffle
Wine Walk
Friday, March 16
6:00 - 9:00 PM
Country Village

General Meeting
Thursday, March 22
7:30 - 9:00 AM
Northshore Senior Center

Grand Opening
Ribbon Cutting
Christina Gillies,
American Family Insurance
Wednesday, March 28

 After Hours Social
Thursday, March 29
5:30 - 7:30 PM
Riverside East Retirement & Assisted Living

Thank You to Our Patron Members

Alexas Cafe & Catering

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Country Inn and Suites




Bothell Reporter


Evergreen Healthcare



Cox Printing 2011




Thursday, March 15 

8:00 AM

Crystal Creek Cafe



Senior Resource 

Tuesday, March 20  

9:30 AM

Chateau Bistro



Economic Development

Tuesday, March 20

12:00 PM

Bothell Police Department



Downtown Action 

Wednesday, March 21
2:30 PM
Alexa's Cafe



Tuesday, April 10
9:30 AM
Bothell Police Department 
Contact Us
Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce

10017 NE 185th St
Bothell, WA 98011

Lori Cadwell
Executive Director

Brittany Caldwell
Director of Operations

Kim Monson
Office Manager


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Chamber Announcements 
Welcome New Members

Aaron Brashears, Regional Companies
Direct sales of fine china and cookware; Direct sales of Torii signs and entryways; Direct sales of downtown advertising.

Kara Fortney, American Cancer Society
American Cancer Society can help you take steps to prevent cancer or find it at its earliest, most treatable stage.

Santo Roman, Rain City Wines
Located on Main Street, Rain City Wines focuses on wine from around the world with prices starting at $8 a bottle on up. Everything on their shelves is hand selected and tasted before purchase.   

Shamrock Shuffle Wine Walk at Country Village Shops this Friday! 

Friday, March 16
6:00 - 9:00 PM 
Shamrock Shuffle


Finish the day with a wine tasting featuring 15 select Washington wineries, each one located in a different shop at Country Village.


Proceeds to benefit the Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce.


Tickets are required:

Pre-purchase price $20 each or $25 at the door, while supplies last. Must be 21 or older.


BYOG - Bring Your Own Glass for your drinking pleasure!

A limited supply of glasses will be available for a nominal fee.  


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General Meeting Presentation to Focus on Bothell's New Annexation Proposal
Thursday, March 22
7:30 - 9:00 AM

Join us for the GBCC monthly meeting at the Northshore Senior Center.  Socialize, network, get updates from the Chamber and find out what is happening around the community.

Guest Speaker: Bothell City Manager, Bob Stowe, Bothell's New Annexation Proposal

New members will have the opportunity to introduce themselves and their business.

March After Hours Social Hosted by: Riverside East
Thursday, March 29
5:30 - 7:30 PM

Riverside EastJoin us for free food, drinks and networking at the March After Hours Social!  This is a free event and no registration is required.

Don't forget your business cards - - you never know when you will meet your next customer!

Riverside East Retirement & Assisted Living
Member Announcements

Planning For the Second Half of Life   

Wednesday, March 14
6:30 - 8:00 PM
Chateau LogoMark your calendar for, "Planning for the second half of life: A call to action for adult children and boomers", hosted by Chateau at Bothell Landing.

Meet the specialists that help plan for the next 50 years!

* Learn of valuable resources that can play a critical role in
your family's estate plan
* Understand Long Term Care Insurance and why 3 in 4 of
us need more than regular healthcare
* Get help navigating the complicated process of obtaining
in home care and how you can ensure quality care for
your loved ones


RSVP with the Concierge at 425.486.1155 or Email 

Living Naturally: Heart-Healthy Foods

Thursday, March 15
6:00 - 7:30 PM

Bastyr Logo 2012Bastyr University and its teaching clinic, Bastyr Center for Natural Health, are proud to present "Living Naturally: Conversations on Health and Happiness with Bastyr Experts" - a free series of talks with accomplished Bastyr faculty members.

Each conversation will take place at Bastyr Center for Natural Health in Seattle and feature an audience Q&A session. Come learn from our experts and discuss what health and happiness mean to you. The spring 2012 series continues with Heart-Healthy Foods.

Free and open to the public
Bastyr Center for Natural Health is located at:
3670 Stone Way N., Seattle, WA 98103 

Drivers Beware! Night-Time Downtown Bothell Street Closures March 17-18 



The main intersection at SR 522, Main Street and Bothell Way NE in downtown Bothell will be closed for two nights (9:00 PM to 5:00 AM) on March 17 and 18 for the installation of a storm sewer trunk line crossing.  


Roadway operations will remain normal during daytime hours. Emergency vehicles and transit will have access through the intersection during the closure. All other traffic will be detoured around the closure.


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Preservation Kitchen Wine Pairing Event 

Sunday, March 18
5:00 - 7:00 PM
Preservation Kitchen LogoPreservation Kitchen and Sweet Valley Wines, a Walla Walla winery, invite you to a wine pairing & appetizer party. Enjoy socializing with winemaker Josh McDaniels & indulge in Chef Jason Northern's appetizers that will be specially paired with five Sweet Valley wines.

After you have tasted through the five wines, choose your favorite for a full glass. Make reservations online for a chance to win a bottle of Sweet Valley Wine or a $30 gift certificate to Preservation Kitchen.

Register Online 

Some Like It HOT - Wine and Travel! 

Thursday, March 22
6:00 - 8:00 PM

Join US Travel at WineStyles for a wine and light bites with classic vacations!

RSVP to: or 425.402.0373.

22833 Bothell Everett Hwy, Bothell, WA 98021

For more information, contact Mike at 

Seattle Home Appliance: Now Selling Serta Mattresses!  


SHALogoSerta Mattress Company, a trusted name in bedding, now joins Seattle Home Appliance. 


Seattle Home Appliance is now carrying the exclusive Bellagio Comfort Series,  Smart Choice Series and more.


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Seattle Home Appliance    


Questions? Contact General Manager, Tom Beardslee, 425.485.0551

Kaewyn Gallery FrameWright Featuring Bothell Artist Renate Dollinger
March 10 - April 11

An exhibition of Shtetl life (a small FrameWright LogoJewish town or village in Eastern Europe) and landscape acrylic & oil paintings is now featured at Kaewyn Gallery in downtown Bothell.


Featuring new paintings by Bothell artist Renate Dollinger, "Stories of the Shtetl" showcases a look back in time from Ronnie's childhood, along with her views of nature.


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FrameWright Bothell 

BioLife Solutions: Doubling Facility and Adding Jobs 


Demand for HypoThermosol® and CryoStor®, and New Contract Manufacturing Agreement Driving Growth and Creation of New Jobs

BioLife Solutions, Inc. a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of proprietary clinical grade hypothermic storage and cryopreservation freeze media for cells and tissues, today announced that it has executed an amendment to its current commercial lease to double the square footage of its existing facilities.


Bio Life Solutions
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Health Access Group Offering Low-cost Health Care Plans 


Health Access LogoHealth Access Group™ offers employers a low-cost way to give a primary healthcare benefit to their employees.  


These cost-effective plans are ideal for businesses without health insurance and work well with high-deductible plans.




Contact Chrystal Mauch for more information:



Health Access Group   

Legislative News: Moscoso Secures Funding in House Budget to Fight Street Violence

The budget proviso secured by Rep. Moscoso amounts to $250,000 for a grant program focused on criminal street gang prevention and intervention. The Washington State Partnership Council on Juvenile Justice will be authorized to award grants to local governments or nonprofit organizations that demonstrate they have been effective at getting and keeping kids out of gangs and off the streets.


For more information contact Lilia Nietol, Communications, 360.786.7375.

Request from The Northshore School District & Wall of Honor Committee 


The Northshore School District and the Wall of Honor committee would like to ask your help.  Each year the Northshore School District and the Wall of Honor committee honor outstanding alumni, former staff and volunteers who have contributed so much to make a better world. By doing so, we also provide the gift of positive "role models" for the current and future students in our communities.

Here is how you can help.
1.    Nomination
2.    Donate
3.    Lastly, mark your calendars for August 16th for the 2012 "Wall of Honor" Induction Ceremony at Pop Keeney Stadium in Bothell.

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Bipartisan Teacher and Principal Evaluation Bill Signed into Law


The governor signed into law a bipartisan bill that will give teachers and principals the tools to ensure every child has a high-quality education.     


Senate Bill 5895 will follow an ongoing state effort to move to a statewide four-tier teacher/principal evaluation system by 2015-16, after eight pilot programs have completed tests of what works best. Before 2010, teachers were given either a satisfactory or unsatisfactory grade under a two-tier system.  



For more information contact Alison Dempsey-Hall, Senate Communications, 360.786.7887

Bothell High Sponsorship & Advertising Opportunities   


Bothell High School LogoThe 10th Annual Bothell Booster Auction takes place on May 5 at the Lynnwood Convention Center. Proceeds benefit BHS Football and ASB to support all sports and activities at Bothell High.

Be part of this event as an attendee, donor or sponsor!

View Sponsorship & Advertising Packages
Register to Attend the Event
Donation Form 
Northshore School Foundation Annual "Light a Fire for Learning Luncheon" Announces Keynote Speaker: Dr. Bonnie Dunbar, Retired U.S. Astronaut
Thursday, April 26, 2012
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Northshore Schools FoundationThis 9th annual event is the cornerstone event of the Northshore Schools Foundation. The keynote speaker will be retired astronaut and Washington resident, Dr. Bonnie Dunbar and will also feature
student performances, and the opportunity to network with community and business members who believe in providing an excellent public education for our children.

Mark your calendars for this signature event which provides you the opportunity to celebrate current and fund future projects for the students.

Light a Fire for Learning Luncheon