Gift Giving at Columbia Tech Center

The holiday shopping season is officially here and Columbia Tech Center has the perfect present for everyone on your list. For Her Find that unexpected gift for the woman who already has everything. Shopping for her has never been easier! roz & ALI– Keep the fashionista in your life looking her best. World Market – Give her something unique & ... Read More

Columbia Tech Center Goes Back to School

CTC has everything you need to get your kids back on the school track.   CTC Shops & Services Make the Grade Need an after school tutor? Want to enroll in a career training course? You can do both at CTC. Jonathan Education Center Clark College Charter College Click here for the full list.   Health Checkup Healthy ... Read More

Family Summer Fun at Columbia Tech Center

Summer is almost here and everybody is antsy to get outside. Whether you are looking to entertain your active kiddos on the cheap or enjoy a night out with your sweetheart, you’ll find the fun at Columbia Tech Center (CTC). During the summer months, the park will host various free, family-friendly events in addition to the wonderful ... Read More

Columbia Tech Center Dining Guide

The holidays are behind us and the winter weather has given way to the stubborn spring showers. Perhaps it is with dogged determination that you are pursuing your New Year’s resolution for a smaller waistline – or perhaps you have thrown your resolutions out the window with wild abandon. Either way, if you’re hungry, you’ve got lots ... Read More

10 Questions with CCLI

In the 1980s, Howard Rachinski, a thoughtful music minister and songwriter from Portland, learned of increasing tensions between churches and music producers over the use of copyrighted material in church services and other church functions. He decided to create a way for churches to reproduce copyrighted Christian music in their services while ensuring artists and ... Read More

Getting Fresh with Freshii

    Sometimes it is too hard to eat well and keep it healthy. We all have the best of intentions, but eventually, real life inserts itself and we just run out of the determination we need to wake up early, prep fresh food, and give our bodies the healthy sustenance it craves. Preparing fresh ... Read More

Emerald Kalama Chemicals, So Fresh, So Clean

Entering the bright offices of Emerald Kalama Chemical, I pass through a small reception space into a common area with tall ceilings and an expanse of sky-high windows. I am greeted by Tracy Mackenzie who, along with many of her colleagues at Emerald Kalama Chemical, moved into their new office space at 1499 SE Tech ... Read More

Zoup! du Jour!

What is your favorite soup? Don’t know? Visit the folks at Columbia Tech Center’s newest eatery, Zoup! Zoup!, located at 1401 SE 164th Avenue, is a fast-casual dining franchise offering 12 different rotating soup options each day and the best part is you can taste-test them all. They even encourage it! Each day the menu ... Read More

NetRush: Passionately Contributing

Amazon, the number one name in online shopping has more than 304 million active customer accounts worldwide and more than 107 billion U.S. dollars in net sales in 2015; 44% of shoppers go directly to Amazon when searching for a product online. Considering that level of competition, how does one get their products in front ... Read More

It’s a Dessert Oasis at Baron Patisserie

When entering the shop at 16500 SE 15th Street in Columbia Tech Center, the sugary scent of piping hot pastries invades your nostrils. In a beat, you’re drawn to the clean, bright display of deliciously decadent cakes, croissants and confections. “Hello! How are you? Are you hungry? What would you like to try?” Delightful questions ... Read More