Latest Puget Sound region Stories

2011-08-04 07:00:00

BELLEVUE, Wash., Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Quadrant Homes has selected two outstanding Puget Sound communities as winners in the company's first-ever Sustainability Challenge. Home owners' associations (HOAs) in the Mt.

2011-05-10 07:00:00

BELLEVUE, Wash., May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report from King County affirms that, after a 12-year monitoring program, environmental systems put in place by Quadrant Homes to protect water quality, fish and wildlife and other environmental features at Trilogy and Redmond Ridge have been successful.

2011-04-20 12:47:00

CHICAGO, April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boeing Company said it will vigorously contest a complaint brought before the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) today by the leadership of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM).

2011-03-17 17:59:00

BELLEVUE, Wash., March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Friends of Quadrant Homes, a social network started by Quadrant Homes, is launching a 90-day Sustainability Challenge to encourage commitments to sustainable practices throughout the Puget Sound region.

2011-03-10 11:30:00

BELLEVUE, Wash., March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Quadrant Homes today announced it is building a new community in the desirable West Campus area of Federal Way. Wynstone at West Campus will open March 11, showcasing distinctive home plans and designs from Quadrant's all-new Revolution Collection.

2011-01-17 13:00:00

SEATTLE, Jan. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Employees Community Fund (ECF) of Boeing (NYSE: BA) Puget Sound has elected a new slate of board trustees for 2011.

Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
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