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Thursday, October 30, 2014 -- 11:16 pm
Throwback Thursday: The costumes of yesteryear
MyBallard - In the spirit of Halloween, and dressing up in general, we thought we would focus on the costumes seen in Ballard back in the day! Although we were unable to confirm if the first two photos were in fact taken on Halloween, we wanted to give readers an insight into the costumes worn in our ‘hood […] Read more...
Thursday, October 30, 2014 -- 4:47 pm
Ballard a savory spot for developer's next condo project called Salt
Business Journal - Construction of Salt Ballard Condos, 5601 20th Ave. N.W., is set to start early next year, the developer said. Most of the condos in one developer's new Ballard building have been sold, so he's starting in on a larger one just around the corner. Read more...
Thursday, October 30, 2014 -- 1:00 pm
Seahawks offer unique sideline seating experience at CenturyLink Field
Seattle Seahawks - ... worth noting, said Erstad, that per NFL policy alcohol beverages aren't permitted in your sideline seats. But the Ballard native said she's found ways to enjoy the game and down a brew at the same time. "With the walkway right behind, it is so easy ... Read more...
Thursday, October 30, 2014 -- 11:04 am
Mod Pizza to open flagship store in old Ivar's spot
MyBallard - According to Seattle Eater, Seattle-based pizza chain Mod Pizza is moving into the location that was previously home to the much loved Ballard Ivar's at 6000 15th Ave NW. The 'casual' pizza chain, which currently has locations all over Washington, Oregon, California and more, is planning to open the flagship store in December. According to Seattle Eater, the […] Read more...
Thursday, October 30, 2014 -- 10:38 am
Crime Update: Burglary at Greenfire Campus and a break in on 17th Ave NW
MyBallard - Over the past week a number of burglary and break-in incidents have occurred in the neighborhood, both in secured buildings and at family homes. A My Ballard reader, who wishes to remain anonymous, emailed in to report a burglary that took place in the residential area of the highly secured Greenfire Campus (2041 NW 57th St) on Wednesday, […] Read more...
Thursday, October 30, 2014 -- 8:54 am
Book City: What's Seattle foodie Molly Wizenberg reading?
Crosscut.com - ... and she co-hosts the hit food-and-comedy podcast "Spilled Milk." She and her husband Brandon Petit own and run the Ballard-area restaurants Delancey and Essex. The Summer Book," by Tove Jansson, recommended to me by a friend in Edinburgh whose book ... Read more...
Thursday, October 30, 2014 -- 8:49 am
Development Update October 30: Subdivision decisions and two design review meetings
MyBallard - Five subdivision decisions and two design review meeting notices make up this week's development update from the City of Seattle's Department of Planning and Development (DPD) as posted in the Land Use Information Bulletin. No other applications, appeals, decisions, or notifications in Ballard were made this week Decisions: 2411 NW 64th St A Land Use Application has been approved to […] Read more...
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 -- 10:56 pm
Exhibition dedicated to Edgar Allan Poe opens in Ballard
MyBallard - Art gallery/bookstore Factory vs. Academy (2220 NW Market St. B01 (lower level) next to Bop Records) has opened its second show, an exhibition dedicated to one of Edgar Allan Poe's classic horror tales. The exhibition features new work by Ballard artist Joe Reno. Reno has transformed the gallery with an eerie glow inviting guests to view his […] Read more...
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 -- 10:56 pm
Missing 9-year-old boy found safe on South Pacific Island
KOMO News - ... to his mother in Pennsylvania on Sept. 4, but he never got on the plane. He was last seen at Shilshole Bay Marina in Ballard. Police suspected his father, Jeffrey Hanson, 46, may have taken him out of the country on his sailboat. After nearly two ... Read more...
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 -- 10:02 pm
Add your house to the Ballard trick-or-treating map
MyBallard - Halloween is just a couple of days away, and the map of Ballard trick-or-treating homes is growing.To add your address to the list, click here (link will redirect you to Google maps). To ensure your address is added to the map follow the steps below:  Type your address into the search bar and select your address. A green marker will […] Read more...
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 -- 2:06 pm
Big Selig office project to bring change to Ballard's busiest intersection
Business Journal - Martin Selig Real Estate is proposing to build this office project at the main crossroads of Ballard. The Seattle company is the latest office developer to show interest in the neighborhood, where large office projects are rare. Read more...
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 -- 11:30 am
Stoup Brewing celebrates first birthday
MyBallard - It is hard to believe that Stoup Brewing (1108 NW 52nd St) has already been enticing the neighborhood with craft brews for a whole year. Although Stoup's official birthday was October 23, the team is set to celebrate this Saturday, November 1, from noon – 10 p.m. Stoup was the ninth brewery to open in Ballard and has definitely made […] Read more...
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 -- 7:01 am
Clocks to go back one hour this Sunday
MyBallard - SPU wants to remind locals that this Sunday, November 2, is the time to set our clocks back one hour in preparation for winter. The change from Daylight Saving Time is also a good opportunity to test your home's smoke detectors and change out old batteries. As winter creeps closer, it's also a great time to replace burned-out light […] Read more...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 -- 9:59 pm
Volunteers needed for Ballard Corners Work Party
MyBallard - Volunteers are needed for the Fall work party at Ballard Corners Park (17th Ave NW and NW 63rd St) this Saturday, November 1, from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. The team will be weeding, pruning, planting daffodil bulbs, and cleaning up debris.  'Many hands make light (and lighthearted!) work and anyone who is interested is encouraged attend,' says organizer Gabriella. Volunteers […] Read more...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 -- 9:26 pm
BHS Fall concert series set for this week
MyBallard - The talented musicians from Ballard High School are set to entertain the neighborhood during their Fall concert series this week. The Band Program will take to the stage on Wednesday, October 29, under the direction of Michael James. The program is set to feature selections from the Percussion Ensemble, Jazz Band 1, Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble. […] Read more...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 -- 9:11 pm
Brunswick & Hunt Add Classic Touch to Ballard
Seattle Weekly - They had me at green velvet." That's what my dining partner said when we were led to the dark-green velvet-seated and matching leather-backed booths at , a new restaurant on Ballard's increasingly restaurant-clad Northwest 70th Street. Read more...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 -- 8:09 pm
Brunswick & Hunt Brings a Classic Touch to Trendy Ballard
Seattle Weekly - They had me at green velvet." That's what my dining partner said when we were led to the dark-green velvet-seated and matching leather-backed booths at , a new restaurant on Ballard's increasingly restaurant-clad Northwest 70th Street. Read more...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 -- 6:23 pm
The Best Emo/Goth/Trap You'll Hear All Fall
The Stranger - ... "Like a Martian" into a vulgar/awesome hook. It was premiered live at last year's Macefield Music Festival in Ballard (much to the crowd at the Sunset's puzzlement), and set the course for the two artists' June 2014 releases (the aforementioned ... Read more...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 -- 2:29 pm
Home Brewing class set for tomorrow at Ballard Community Center
MyBallard - Have you always wanted to home brew but don't know how? Join the ever expanding Ballard brewing culture by taking part in the Introduction to Home Brewing class at Ballard Community Center (6020 28th Ave NW) this Wednesday, October 29, from 6:30 – 8 p.m. Class facilitators and brewing experts Daniel Harris and Kate Broeking will take attendees through […] Read more...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 -- 12:01 pm
SDOT delivers Bicycle Master Implementation Plan to City Council
MyBallard - Last week SDOT delivered the Bicycle Master Plan (BMP) Implementation Plan to the Seattle City Council. The plan sets vigorous project and program goals which aim to enhance cycling citywide. The BMP is a five year plan which comprises of work that is set to be completed from 2015 to 2019. The plan includes building […] Read more...



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