At West Sound Tech, a typical school day might involve welding a lumber rack onto a pickup, designing a 3D computer game or building a water purifier out of common household items.
Regional hiring is strong for grads with four-year degree in mechanical engineering.
PSNS will start hiring another crop of "helper" trainees later in May.
Increasingly popular e-cigarettes and cigar varieties could be exempt from new Food and Drug Administration rules if House Republicans have their way. The effort alarms Democrats and public health advocates who argue it could lead to unsafe products.
Kitsap’s rental housing market is hot and investors have taken notice.
The average assessed value of apartments in the Bremerton area increased by more than 20 percent for 2016, leading landlords to push up rents. (1)
Soon shoppers will be able to look out the window of one Port Orchard marijuana store and see another marijuana store across the parking lot.
Butcher & Baker Provisions is part market, part café.
Two builders who have a reputation for making affordable homes, housing developments that are keeping construction crews busy, and a former Starbucks executive launches a new business venture at Olympic Towne Center in Gig Harbor. This and more in the April 2016 edition of the Kitsap Peninsula Business Journal.
Minding Your Business
- Real estate update: More homes came on the market in April
- Two pot stores approved for same Port Orchard shopping center
- Big apartment complexes are selling in Kitsap
- Starbucks, Sherwin-Williams proposed in Poulsbo
- Kitsap retail sales up 10 percent in fourth quarter
The Pentagon on Monday showed off the world's largest unmanned surface vessel, a self-driving 132-foot ship able to travel up to 10,000 nautical miles on its own to hunt for stealthy submarines and underwater mines.