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  1. Quest Church to move to old Mars Hill location in BallardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Members of Quest Church, a growing Seattle church based in Interbay, are moving into the 40,000 square foot building at 1401 NW Leary Way, which once was the home to Mars Hill Church. Quest Church bought the building for $9 million last March after Mars Hill Church slowly dismantled under what was called "harsh" media criticism.

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  2. Public Input sought on potential changes to ship canal bridges' opening restrictionsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Seattle Department of Transportation is asking the maritime community, along with people who drive, walk or bike, whether the City should seek US Coast Guard approval to change current rules on when Ship Canal bridges must be opened upon request. The City owns and operates the Ballard, Fremont, and University bridges, while the Washington State Department of Transportation owns and operates the Montlake Bridge.

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  3. Stash Pot Shop opens in BallardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Ballard News-Tribune

    A new recreational cannabis shop opened over the weekend, and customers flocked to the grand opening party to get their hands on the latest harvest of Washington State grown pot. Stash Pot Shop Ballard, at 4912 17th Ave. NW, opened last Saturday August 29 and held their grand opening bash.

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  4. At Large In Ballard: Double NickelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Ballard News-Tribune

    "I hope your birthday wish was for a rain," a friend wrote to me. That is exactly the wish I made on what would total 55 candles, on the birthday I've been told to call double nickels.

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  5. Crowd gathered at mayor's public meeting for homeless encampment in BallardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Ballard News-Tribune

    North Seattle residents and citizens from as far as Kent gathered at Leif Erikson Hall August 12 for a public meeting hosted by the Office of the Mayor to discuss the proposed homeless encampment at 2826 NW Market Street. The meeting was held for public comment on the encampment site and for City Officials to present the vetting process for the encampment selection.

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  6. Mayor skips homeless encampment meeting to attend winery openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Mayor Ed Murray was not in attendance at the public meeting for the Ballard Homeless Encampment that was held last night at the Leif Erikson Hall at 6:30 p.m. Hundreds of citizens showed up hoping to hear the mayor discuss the process for how the City decided on a location where they plan to construct a homeless encampment. Deputy Mayor Kim was there instead of Mayor Murray to explain why the location that neighbors a liquor store, cannabis shop and tavern was the choice for the encampment.

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  7. Mighty-O Dedicates the Opening of its New Ballard Cafe to the Everyday Superheroes of Emerald CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Ballard News-Tribune

    It's a bird, it's a plane - actually, it's a brand new Mighty-O donut cafA opening in Ballard! The Seattle-based company, which is known city-wide for their Super Delicious made-from-scratch all-organic donuts, is opening their second storefront on the corner of NW Market and 17th. For their grand opening weekend Friday, August 14th - Sunday, August 16th, they are inviting the community for a super special celebration.

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  8. Race for City Council District 6 seat updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Ballard News-Tribune

    As of today the voting results show the two lead candidates for the Seattle City Council District 6 seat are the incumbent, Mike O'Brien, and Ballard resident, Catherine Weatbrook. So far results show 22.27 percent of District 6 voters chose Weatbrook and 58.57 percent of the voters chose O'Brien .

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  9. Mayor Murray releases action plan to support LGBTQ safetyRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Today Mayor Ed Murray, along with members of the LGBTQ Task Force appointed in March, announced an action plan to support a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment for LGBTQ people in Seattle. "Seattle has long been a place where everyone can find an accepting and tolerant home," said Mayor Ed Murray.

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  10. 'Ghosts of Seattle Past' accepting submissions for missed places in SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Author/Editor Jaimee Garbacik is launching a project called The Ghosts of Seattle Past, and anyone with memories of Seattle's lost spaces is invited to be a part of the project. Seattle has always been a boom town, shaped as much by the gold rush of the 19th century as by the explosion of the tech industry today.

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  11. City of Seattle awards $467,000 for neighborhood projectsRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The City of Seattle is awarding $467,562 in matching funds to support neighborhood-initiated projects across Seattle. Twenty-eight community groups received awards from the Neighborhood Matching Fund for a variety of events, cultural festivals and projects.

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  12. At Large in Ballard: Just a treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    I was actively looking for the good in Ballard last week, and I was finding it. In the midst of proposals that seemed to promise yet more density for Ballard through zoning changes I was determined to find bright spots.

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  13. Upcoming meetings to discuss encampment sites in Ballard and West SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Seattle Green Spaces Coalition has been attending meetings with community and government organizations about the proposed encampments in Ballard and West Seattle. We will be discussing outcomes from these meetings as well as other public engagement in preserving publically owned land for future Open Space in Seattle.

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  14. Ten miles of streets to become ten miles of parkwaysRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    This year the City of Seattle will launch a new program, Seattle Summer Parkways, with an inaugural series of events that will turn more than 10 miles of city streets, for eight hours, on two days, into open-street zones for neighborhoods to use in creative, active ways. These free, all-ages celebrations will create expansive, temporary open space on Seattle's streets, where thousands of friends, families, and visitors can participate in dozens of community-based activities, from skateboard demos, to puppeteers, to art activities to food truck dining.

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  15. Ballard Fire Station 50 percent complete, on track for December finishRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    As Ballardites may have seen from the construction crews, the Ballard Fire Station has been undergoing construction since January of this year. Construction began in January 2015 and is expected to finish in December 2015.

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  16. Ballard Crime Watch: Cat-door burglar makes off with $2,4000 in goodsRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    A North Seattle couple is missing jewelry after a burglary occurred at their home located on the 300 block of NW 112 Street on June 17. After coming home they found drawers in their master bedroom rummaged through. A jewelry box was disturbed and jewelry was taken.

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  17. Recover your stolen goodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Information provided by Seattle Police Department The suspected ringleader of a prolific ring of burglars told SPD Major Crimes Taskforce detectives he "knew this day was coming" after they arrested him and his girlfriend at a motel near University Village Wednesday. Thea arrest led detectives to search the suspects' truck and a storage unit, where they found hundreds of pieces of suspected stolen jewelry and electronic in a storage locker and truck.

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  18. Club owners respond to neighbor's complaints of 'painful' noiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Some neighbors of a new music venue in Ballard are complaining that the loud music won't let them rest at night. KIRO TV recently reported that the neighbors of the Ballard Substation at 645 NW 45th St. have filed complaints for loud music occurring after hours.

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  19. Are You #GoodandReady for disaster, Seattle?Read the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Residents are invited to build a free disaster preparedness starter kit, as well as learn other ways to keep themselves and their families safe in a disaster, at the Fremont Fair this Saturday, June 20. Points of Light, the world's largest organization dedicated to volunteer service, and The Allstate Foundation have launched a nationwide, 14-city tour to help Americans get 'good and ready' for a disaster. This is the annual tour's first time in Seattle, where local volunteer organization Seattle Works will be on-hand to help residents get prepared.

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  20. KEXP Hood-to-Hood challenge set for tomorrowRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Tomorrow is KEXP's summer one day drive and the tenth annual Hood-to-Hood challenge, where Seattle neighborhoods compete against each other to host a KEXP organized day long music extravaganza in their neighborhood while supporting non-profit, independent radio - Where the Music Matters! West Seattle won last year's Hood-to-Hood challenge by a razor thin margin of $100 and they just celebrated their win two weeks ago with a live KEXP broadcast from The Junction, along with a full afternoon of live music from The Mountain Goats, Telekinesis and others, as well as evening DJ sets from KEXP DJs in venues across their neighborhood. Ballard, Capitol Hill and the University District are also recent past winners.

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