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Wednesday, December 17, 2014 -- 9:23 pm
Exchanging gratitude, our mission continues with your help
Real Change - ... the long housing wait lists and the lack of affordability of our area. The Theodora was one of the last buildings in Ballard where low-income and disabled residents paid market-rate rents that were still affordable. A discrimination lawsuit filed by ... Read more...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 -- 6:22 pm
Paseo to reopen with same recipes and employees
MyBallard - Just when we thought that the ongoing Paseo closure saga had come to an end, a final installment has arrived. According to the Puget Sound Business Journal, Paseo is set to reopen with the same famous recipes and employees. The My Ballard team reported the sale of the Paseo assets and name to Pike Place Market Board Member Ryan […] Read more...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 -- 6:18 pm
Kayla Lian, Lindsay Evans and More to Lead Arouet's the Children's Hour, May 2015
BroadwayWorld.com - ... Thursday May 14 at 7:30pm, Saturday May 23 at 2:00pm, and Sunday May 31 at 7:30pm. All performances will be at The Ballard Underground, 4240 NW Market Street, Seattle. General admission tickets are $16 in advance and $20 at the door, with tickets ... Read more...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 -- 5:45 pm
Seattle Parks announce winter holiday closures
MyBallard - Many local Seattle Parks and Recreation facilities will be closed or on modified schedules in observance of winter holidays next week. Here in Ballard the following closures will be in place: Ballard and Loyal Heights Community Centers will close at 6 p.m. on December 24 and 31 and will be closed on December 25 and January […] Read more...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 -- 5:10 pm
6th annual Nordic Lights Film Festival set for January
MyBallard - The Nordic Heritage Museum is bringing more than a dozen Nordic films to Seattle in January as part of the Nordic Lights Film Festival. This is the 6th annual film festival, and will include feature-length films, documentaries, and short films from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. The festival will run from Thursday, January 15, […] Read more...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 -- 11:23 am
Top 10 bars for Christmas Day cheer
Seattle Times - ... District after last call if you get the munchies. 206-323-5678 or lostlakecafe.com 8. King's Hardware , 5225 Ballard Ave. It's one of the few watering holes that will be open in Ballard but seating won't be a problem - holds at least 150. Open 7 ... Read more...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 -- 9:01 am
Your week in Seattle music: X, The Moondoogies and The Maldives and more
Seattle Times - Also featuring a young Seattle rapper on the rise, a Tumblr-friendly Swedish MC and a tribute to indie rock's dourest band. 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 18, through Saturday, Dec. 20, at The Tractor Tavern, 5231 Ballard Ave. N.W., Seattle; $15 . Read more...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 -- 9:00 am
"The Bergschrund" tap room set to open in former 2-Bit Saloon space
MyBallard - Ballard's latest watering hole the Bergschrund is set to open this Friday, December 19, in the previous location of the  2-Bit Saloon at 4818 17th Ave NW. The tap room is owned by NW Peaks founder Kevin Klein and is set to feature almost exclusively NW Peaks beers. The Bergschrund will be family friendly and, in addition to […] Read more...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 -- 4:41 pm
Phinney's Santa Fe Cafe to close for good
MyBallard - The Santa Fe Café (5910 Phinney Ave N) on Phinney Ridge is set to close its doors after 30 years of business on January 1. Owner Drew Bloom, announced the news on Facebook on December 2 with the following message: Dear Friends of The Santa Fe Cafe, Due to mitigating circumstances, I've reached the decision that […] Read more...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 -- 3:27 pm
The most notable restaurant closures (and happy reopenings) of 2014
Seattle Times - ... Seattle sushi master Shiro Kashiba will open his own place there in 2015 is little short of awesome. And while the Ballard Azteca was mourned by few, plenty of people are excited for its replacement, the Hotel Albatross - a collaboration from the ... Read more...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 -- 10:49 am
Scammers continue to target Seattle City Light customers
MyBallard - Seattle City Light is encouraging customers to continue to be on the lookout for scammers this holiday season. The My Ballard team reported several scamming attempts that took place in our neighborhood back in November. As temperatures continue to drop and the importance of keeping your home warm rises, Seattle City Light reports that scammers are […] Read more...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 -- 10:38 am
Development Update December 16: Subdivisions and Shoreline Substantial Development Applications
MyBallard - One subdivision application, one subdivision approval and a Shoreline Substantial Development Application make up this today's development update from the City of Seattle's Department of Planning and Development (DPD) as posted in the Land Use Information Bulletin. Applications: 2426 NW 64th St A Land Use Application has been submitted to subdivide one development site into 3 unit lots. […] Read more...
Monday, December 15, 2014 -- 3:45 pm
Sweet Mickey's celebrates 12 Days of Christmas with giveaways
MyBallard - The folks at local candy store Sweet Mickey's (2230 NW 57th St) are celebrating the holiday season with their own 12 Days of Christmas giveaways. The celebrations started on December 13 and will run through Christmas Eve. Check out the giveaways below: Day One (Dec 13) – Snack While You Shop Day Two (Dec 14) […] Read more...
Monday, December 15, 2014 -- 3:26 pm
Swedish Edmonds' new interim CEO will take over Jan. 1
Business Journal - Jennifer Graves , currently the CEO of Swedish Ballard, will take over as interim CEO of Swedish Edmonds on Jan. 1. Graves will continue working as CEO of Swedish Ballard while also leading all administrative and clinical operations at Swedish Edmonds. She has worked in her current role for five years and is also the lead nurse for the Ballard campus. Read more...
Monday, December 15, 2014 -- 2:17 pm
Ballard faces Georgetown in first round of Curbed Cup
MyBallard - The Curbed Cup, Curbed Seattle's annual Neighborhood of the Year tournament, is on and today is your chance to vote for Ballard to win the first round against Georgetown. Currently Ballard is the number one seed as the defending Seattle neighborhood champion Although all Ballardites surely know why we should win, check out Curbed's reasoning: In […] Read more...
Monday, December 15, 2014 -- 12:47 pm
Westernco Donuts to close its doors for good
MyBallard - The My Ballard team has received several reports that Westernco Donuts (7500 15th Ave NW) will be closing its doors for good on December 24. Sona Srong has been running the store for the past 12 years and wants the community to be aware of the closure. Srong has been forced to close the store […] Read more...
Monday, December 15, 2014 -- 9:54 am
The week in sports at BHS
MyBallard - The BHS athletes are preparing for another huge week of competition. Head out and support them at their games! Monday, December 15 Basketball: Girls C Team vs. Bishop Blanchet at Bishop Blanchet High School - 3:45 p.m. Basketball: Boys C Team vs. Nathan Hale at Ballard High School - 7 p.m. Tuesday, December 16 Basketball: Boys JV vs. Nathan Hale at Ballard High School - 5:45 […] Read more...
Saturday, December 13, 2014 -- 4:54 pm
Zymatic brews beer at home with head in the cloud
Seattle Times - ... day in the U.S., according to the Brewers Association trade group. I think they're opening at twice that rate in Ballard. The Zymatic produces 2.5 gallons per batch and is aimed at brewing enthusiasts and pros looking for a machine to experiment ... Read more...
Saturday, December 13, 2014 -- 8:26 am
Big night of basketball: West Seattle High School hosts Chief Sealth
West Seattle Blog - ... he boys on Tuesday, the girls on Wednesday. Both schools have home games next Friday (December 19th) - CSIHS hosting Ballard ; WSHS hosting Ingraham . Read more...
Friday, December 12, 2014 -- 4:01 pm
What's on this weekend
MyBallard - There is so much to do in our neighborhood this weekend. Enjoy! Friday, December 12 Opening of 'Imaging the Arctic' exhibition at the Nordic Heritage Museum (3014 NW 67th St) This interdisciplinary exhibit explores the impact of climate change on West Greenland's ecology and culture through the work of three women: marine mammal biologist Dr. Kristin […] Read more...



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