New Lynnwood flea market celebrates a successful opening weekend

Owners of the new indoor flea market City Marketplace say they had a very successful opening weekend. Kim Boltz said today they had more than 1,100 people through the door on Saturday. “We had over 30 new vendors sign up yesterday and our market is full this morning with all new vendors and a lot…

Lynnwood’s new indoor flea market opens today

After a few initial hitches, Lynnwood’s new (and only) indoor flea market opens today. City Marketplace is located at 172nd Street SW and Highway 99 (right next to the St. Vincent de Paul and Value Village thrift stores — a perfect trifecta for bargain shoppers!) Owner Jim Boltz worked with the city of Lynnwood to…

Lynnwood's new indoor flea market opens today

After a few initial hitches, Lynnwood’s new (and only) indoor flea market opens today. City Marketplace is located at 172nd Street SW and Highway 99 (right next to the St. Vincent de Paul and Value Village thrift stores — a perfect trifecta for bargain shoppers!) Owner Jim Boltz worked with the city of Lynnwood to…

Popular scrapbooking store in Lynnwood closing its doors

UPDATE: the store will remain open for the next few weeks until the inventory and fixtures are gone. Everything is discounted 20 – 70 percent. They will vacate their space in H-Mart Plaza (formerly Mervyn’s Plaza) by June 30. In a news release, owner Jennifer Barnhart said Lasting Memories was Washington’s first scrapbook store. “Originally…

New childrens store opens at Alderwood Mall

A new kids clothing store just opened at Alderwood Mall. Naartjie Kids (pronounced nar-chee) is located near Sears and the play area. According to its website: “The Naartjie Brand, like its name, has a flavor and style all its own. From its very conception Naartjie was about KIDS…playful, vibrant, active, colorful, natural, always changing. The…

Alderwood Mall: less parking now, more parking later

More parking is coming to Alderwood Mall, but it could be tough to find a spot until it gets here. You might have noticed that the parking garage and surrounding area near JC Penney, the food court and the movie theater are fenced off. That’s because crews are adding a fourth level to the existing…

Developer close to a deal for a new tenant at the old Lynnwood HS site

A major tenant may be moving in to the old Lynnwood High School site across from Alderwood Mall. We just don’t know who yet. Marla Miller, executive director of the Edmonds School District, told me the developer, Cypress Equities, is negotiating with a major tenant, and the district is in the midst of securing appraisals….

This weekend’s opening of a new Lynnwood flea market postponed

This weekend’s scheduled grand opening of a new indoor flea market in Lynnwood has been delayed by a few weeks. City Marketplace is now set to open at 172nd Street SW and Highway 99 (in the former Cycle Barn building next to Value Village) on Saturday, May 1.

This weekend's opening of a new Lynnwood flea market postponed

This weekend’s scheduled grand opening of a new indoor flea market in Lynnwood has been delayed by a few weeks. City Marketplace is now set to open at 172nd Street SW and Highway 99 (in the former Cycle Barn building next to Value Village) on Saturday, May 1.

Pardon their dust: Lynnwood Fred Meyer in the middle of a major remodel

The Fred Meyer store on 196th Street SW in Lynnwood is getting a multimillion dollar face-lift. The 200,000-square-foot store first opened in 1968 and has undergone three other remodels — in 1978, 1988 and 2000. “We remodel our stores about every 10 years. With the volume of traffic through our stores, 10 years is about…

Long lines at Alderwood Mall for the new Apple iPad

The line started forming at 1:30 a.m. Saturday. By the time the Lynnwood Apple store opened at 9 a.m., dozens of people were anxiously waiting for their own iPad. The new tablet computer hit stores across America today, starting at $499. Think of it as an Apple iPod Touch, only bigger.

A new indoor flea market is coming to Lynnwood

Bargain hunters will have a new place to shop when an indoor flea market opens in Lynnwood next month. City Marketplace will be located at the former home of Cycle Barn next to Value Village on Highway 99 and 172nd Street SW. Vendors can now apply for a space at its Web site. The grand…