Ballard Newswire

Ballard Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ballard (Seattle, WA).

Results 1 - 20 of 920 in Ballard (Seattle, WA)

  1. What you need to know for your West Seattle SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 17 | West Seattle Blog

    DOWNTOWN TRAFFIC/TRANSIT ALERTS FOR ST. PATRICK'S DAY : The St. Patrick's Day Dash downtown this morning will bring reroutes for buses including these serving our area - each route number links to the reroute explanation: RapidRide C Line , 21 , 131 , 132 .


  2. VIDEO: Mayor Durkan visits Delridge to announce Seattle Preschool Program additionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 15 | West Seattle Blog

    The book: "Pirates Don't Change Diapers." The occasion: She visited the preschool at the Immigrant and Refugee Family Center as a backdrop for announcing the ongoing growth of the levy-funded Seattle Preschool Program , which she subsequently did at a portable podium set up elsewhere in the building.


  3. Students across the United States stage historic walkout against gun violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 15 | Christian Science Monitor

    The student-led protest that swept the country March 14 was the largest of its kind in American history. Tens of thousands of students poured out of classrooms to call for stricter gun laws in the wake of the February school massacre in Parkland, Fla.


  4. Boyne to assume outright ownership of 6 ski resortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 13 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Michigan-based Boyne Resorts has reached an agreement to assume outright ownership of six ski resorts it's operating under long-term lease agreements, a development that could boost investment in the properties from Maine to Washington State, the company said. The agreement covers Brighton Resort near Salt Lake City; Cypress Mountain in British Columbia; Loon Mountain in New Hampshire; Sugarloaf and Sunday River in Maine; and The Summit at Snoqualmie near Seattle.


  5. Scam Alert: King County Sheriff's Office sends warning of terrifying 'kidnap' scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 13 | West Seattle Blog

    Just in from the King County Sheriff's Office . No known incidents in West Seattle, though as explained below, one wasn't far: In a span of 4 days a new *SCAM* has surfaced.


  6. Grizzlies depart for NCAA tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 12 | KFBB

    The University of Montana men's basketball team left Tuesday morning for the NCAA tournament. It's the 11th time in school history that the Griz are in the tournament, so it's a big deal for the team and fans.


  7. Smithsonian Channel Launches New Spinoff of the Landmark Series Aerial America With Aerial CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 13 |

    The most expansive and ambitious aerial series in U.S. television history - AERIAL AMERICA - is taking a closer look at the nation's great urban areas in a new six-part spinoff series, AERIAL CITIES. Each episode reveals fascinating insights in the day and night life of some of America's most famed metropolises: Las Vegas, Chicago, Seattle, Miami, San Francisco and Los Angeles.


  8. Several alternative routes suggested in Ballard light rail feedbackRead the original story

    Monday Mar 12 | Viewing Feed

    Now that the "early scoping" public comment period is over, Sound Transit is going through the Ballard and West Seattle light rail feedback, looking for consistent themes. They've boiled down their early findings in a deck for a presentation this Wednesday to the stakeholder advisory group.


  9. It all started with a tip-in: An oral history of Gonzaga in the NCAA...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 12 | The Spokesman-Review

    Gonzaga's residence in the NCAA Basketball Tournament extends to 20 consecutive years now with the Bulldogs' placement in the 2018 bracket, meaning there's actually a player on the Bulldogs roster who wasn't yet born when Casey Calvary's tip-in against Florida started running on a loop in the memory of every Zags fan. Kansas , Duke and Michigan State are the only schools with longer active streaks; North Carolina and Arizona lost streaks earlier this century.


  10. Good dentist(s) in SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 11 | Ask MetaFilter

    My husband and I are both looking for new dentists in Seattle - mine passed away, and we no longer live near his. Neither of us have hugely unusual dental needs - he has a crown that can be touchy, and I have some genetic risk for gum disease, but it's mostly just regular cleanings and the occasional filling.


  11. Seen Off West Seattle: 'Delta 45' yacht returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 11 | West Seattle Blog

    Lots of questions this morning about that big yacht in view off western West Seattle right now. It's the same one that spent hours off Alki back on Tuesday, as we noted here that day .


  12. Report: Tully's stores run out of coffee as rebranding loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 9 | San Jose Mercury News

    Tully's Coffee, which once aspired to challenge Starbucks in the global coffee market, is temporarily closing stores citing a lack of coffee as it undergoes what a spokeswoman called a rebranding. Tully's project director Krystal Tonning advised managers Thursday afternoon that there was "very minimal coffee left in stores," The Seattle Times reported Friday.


  13. 2018 Jewish Film Festival kicks off March 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 9 | Seattle Gay News

    Gay Gezunt! March 11 screens The Cakemaker by Sara Michelle Fetters - SGN A&E Writer The 23rd annual Seattle Jewish Film Festival returns this Saturday, March 10, things kicking off with a gala screening of director Oded Raz's buddy comedy Maktub at Seattle's downtown AMC Pacific Place Theatre. Accompanying the film will be a Dessert Party featuring a smorgasbord of delectable treats created by Seattle's own celebrity chef Tom Douglas, literally ensuring that the evening's festivities will be a delectable, sugary treat to attend.


  14. Owner of Tacos Guaymas restaurants charged with theft, accused of not ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 9 | West Seattle Blog

    The state Attorney General's office announced this afternoon that the owner of West Seattle's Tacos Guaymas restaurant and others is charged with theft for allegedly not paying $5.6 million in sales tax. 57-year-old Salvador Sahagun of Bothell is accused of doing this by illegally using "sales-suppression software" for cash transactions.


  15. Traffic/Transit Today: Thursday watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 8 | West Seattle Blog

    Rain just about at our doorstep. Tomorrow will be ga Just a sampling of what's happening around West Seattle today/tonight - and, as we begin, what's NOT happening: SEATTLE PUBLIC LIBRARY FACILITIES CLOSED: Today's the one-day closure systemwide so staffers can have an Six months after we first reported on the West Seattle family opening Brass Knuckle Bistro in White Center - it's opening day!


  16. Artfully Edmonds: Meditation and art meet in women's retreat; plus plays, music and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 7 | My Edmonds

    Local mental health counselor Peggy Farah recently found herself doing an art rotation as a parent volunteer at the Maplewood Parent Co-op. It seemed like an unlikely fit for her, but she took to it with enthusiasm and found it so interesting, that earlier this year she enrolled at ArtWorks in an art journaling class led by artist Karen Dawn .


  17. 2 additional foremen from same company charged with rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 7 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Two men employed by a Woodinville-based wall and ceiling contractor have been charged with raping a drywall apprentice last year after another employee was charged last month. The SeattlePI reported Tuesday that Mauricio Antonio-Perez and Ramiro Benicio-Zepeda join Matthew Riley in the case.


  18. Man charged in January White Center double-slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 7 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Merle Charles "Chucky" Buchanan, 26, is charged with two counts of second-degree murder for the death of two men outside a White Center bar in January. Merle Charles "Chucky" Buchanan, 26, is charged with two counts of second-degree murder for the death of two men outside a White Center bar in January.


  19. James Bay Announces New Album 'Electric Light,' Tour DatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 7 | WOMX-FM Orlando

    "If I had to describe my first album visually it would probably be a flame - while this new album is about a real sonic and artistic evolution for me," Bay explained in a press statement. "The feeling of a 100 watt bulb expanding and brightening is what I envisioned.


  20. Washington's housing discrimination bill heads to governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 6 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    In the absence of legislation to incentivize the acceptance of... . In this Monday, March 5, 2018, photo, Tamara Bancroft sits inside her van, where she lives with her partner among the two-dozen or so vehicles housing homeless single women in a church parking lot in Kirkland, Wash.


Ballard Job Listings
View or post Ballard job listings on Topix.
Ballard Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Ballard from Topix.
Ballard Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Ballard on Topix.