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  1. New snack shack offering sweet treats on Seaview Avenue opens this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ballard News-Tribune

    A North Seattle couple known for making an old Dutch favorite is taking up shop on Seaview Avenue in Ballard. Miri's Snack Shack, located in the once ice cream RV-shack neighboring Un Bien and Surf Ballard at 6300 Seaview Ave. N.W., is holding their opening over the weekend and will be showing patrons their take on sweets, coffee and poffertjes? Yes, poffertjes.

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  2. City of Seattle Releases First Freight Master Plan for Public ReviewRead the original story

    Wednesday May 25 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Seattle Department of Transportation released its draft Freight Master Plan for public review. The draft FMP was developed by the Seattle Department of Transportation to address the unique characteristics, needs, and impacts of freight mobility in Seattle.

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  3. "Seeing the Light: Four Decades in Chinatown"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Aside from his camera, most people wouldn't think Dean Wong to be a photographer who has attracted the praise from the New York Times and the South China Morning Post. He's not a large man.

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  4. Natural gas leak in Ballard after Utility struck gas lineRead the original story

    Wednesday May 18 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Seattle Fire Department responded to a natural gas leak in Ballard earlier this morning after a Seattle Public Utilities crew struck a gas line while installing a water pipe. Around 10 a.m. SPU crews were digging at the 2000 block of N.W. 64th Street when they noticed the scent of natural gas.

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  5. Port of Seattle awards 13 grants to support tourism statewideRead the original story

    Wednesday May 18 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Port of Seattle today announced the recipients of 13 grants to support tourism across Washington. The grants will fund nearly $100,000 in projects, from websites and advertising to booths at tourism fairs.

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  6. At Large In Ballard: PurrfectoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Cynthia Chomos is a Feng Shui and color consultant. She specializes in designing spaces.

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  7. Rats on the rise in BallardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Seattle has recently seen a considerable increase in its rat population. By some estimates Seattle is one of "the rattiest" cities in the U.S., coming in at number seven, with New Orleans listed as number one.

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  8. At Large In Ballard: Tending my bridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The day I heard the City of Seattle's Arts & Culture office was looking for a Writer in Residence for the Fremont Bridge I joked, "This is what I was born to do," and added, "Now I know why I was born." I put aside whatever I was supposed to be doing and started writing the first of several essays on my qualifications, starting at birth.

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  9. Building a homes and a career: Ballard carpentry student builds homes for Othello homeless encampmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Anthony Health is a student at the Seattle Central College Wood Technology Center, and part of their school curriculum is building tiny houses for the city-sanctioned encampment at 7544 Martin Luther King Jr. Way South and 7529 Renton Ave. South. Health, 25, is from Olympia and has been living in Seattle for six years.

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  10. Homeless man dies of pneumonia in Ballard alleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The King County Medical Examiner's Office has identified the man who died in the alleyway between Umpqua Bank and Johnny's Ballard Shoe Services off 22nd Avenue N.W. on May 5. The initial call was made at 8:36 a.m. The caller reported a man down in the alley and not breathing. Police and emergency units were dispatched to the scene.

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  11. SBA offers disaster assistance to Greenwood businesses effected by gas explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses economically impacted by the Greenwood neighborhood natural gas explosion that occurred on March 9, 2016, SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet announced today. SBA acted under its own authority to declare a disaster following a request received on April 29, from Gov. Jay Inslee.

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  12. Sound Transit needs to hear from youRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Northwest Seattle voters will soon have an exciting opportunity to consider a ballot measure asking whether we will support a regional light rail system, including a light rail line connecting Downtown to Ballard, with stops at South Lake Union, Seattle Center, and Interbay. The most recent openings of the Capitol Hill and University District light rail stations have brought Seattle into the 21st century of transit, and the coming wave of transit investments contained in Sound Transit's next package, known as ST3, will revolutionize how we live and get around our region.

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  13. OP-ED: Sound Transit needs your voice on light railRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2016 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Anyone who commutes anywhere in our region knows that our transportation infrastructure is not keeping up with the region's rapid growth. Too many of us are spending hours in our car when we could be spending time with our families.

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  14. Seattle Foundation's annual GiveBIG campaign launches May 3Read the original story

    Apr 25, 2016 | Ballard News-Tribune

    How? On May 3, in the Seattle Foundation's annual GiveBIG campaign, a portion of all donations made to the Ballard High School Foundation through our page on their website will be matched by the Seattle Foundation's "stretch pool." To donate to BHSF on May 3 or to schedule your donation in advance any time, visit https://givebig.seattlefoundation.org/ , and make a donation of any amount you wish.

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  15. Ballard branch of the Seattle Public Library temporarily closes May 9 for improvementsRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2016 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Ballard Branch, 5614 22nd Ave. N.W., will close effective Monday, May 9 for up to two months for refurbishing and interior improvements. Parking garage hours will be revised to match the hours of the Ballard Neighborhood Service Center and a temporary book drop will be installed between the main entrances of the branch and the NSC.

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  16. At Large In Ballard: Bringing in friendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Someone gave me a magnet that reads, "Stop me before I volunteer again." I picture volunteering as actually raising my hand and offering to take on responsibility.

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  17. NFFTY to feature shorts by Ballard High School filmmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Information provided by Ballard High School Five short films by sixteen students in the Ballard High School Digital Filmmaking Program have been named Official Selections of the National Film Festival for Talented Youth . This competitive, international festival showcases outstanding work by filmmakers age 24 and younger.

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  18. Ballard Crime Watch: Knife-wielding suspect unfazed by rock to faceRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2016 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Seattle police responded to a burglary at the 2400 block of N.W. 61st St. on March 13. A young woman called police after she realized her bike had been stolen. She lives at the residence with two other female roommates.

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  19. Macefield 'Up' house facing last daysRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2016 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The property was sold for $450,000 in August of last year to PEFB Ballard at 46 LLC, an affiliate of the Ballard Blocks. According to Seattle real estate broker Paul Thomas , who brokered the sale of the property, the house is in its final days and is so run down that it's not worth saving.

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  20. Macefield 'Up' house facing last daysRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2016 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The property was sold for $450,000 in August of last year to PEFB Ballard at 46 LLC, an affiliate of the Ballard Blocks. According to Seattle real estate broker Paul Thomas , who brokered the sale of the property, the house is in its final days and is so run down that it's not worth saving.

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