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  1. Seattle to open safe lots for homeless, one in BallardRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Information provided by the City Seattle of Seattle In response to the continued crisis of homelessness on the streets of Seattle, Mayor Ed Murray issued an emergency order to expedite the siting of two safe lots in Ballard and Delridge for homeless individuals and families living in recreational vehicles and cars. "These are not long term solutions to end homelessness, but temporary locations that can be managed to provide a safer environment for those living on our streets and have less impact on our neighborhoods," said Murray.

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  2. 36th District reps climb ranks in OlympiaRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Both 36th District State representatives, Gael Tarleton and Reuven Carlyle , are moving up in the capital and the 36th District. Tarleton was elected as Majority Floor Leader of the State House of Representatives by her colleagues last week.

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  3. SDOT study warrants RPZ in Central BallardRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Seattle Department of Transportation has done a new study that qualified an area in Central Ballard to one day be designated as a Restricted Parking Zone. The Central Ballard Residents Association sent Seattle Department of Transportation a letter last September that requested they look into implementing an RPZ after a rise in street-parking congestion.

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  4. Changes to the Department of Planning and DevelopmentRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    After 38 years with the City and 14 as director of DPD, Diane Sugimura will be retiring. At the same time, the department will become two - the Seattle Department of Construction and Inspections and a new Office of Planning and Community Development.

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  5. 'Young Codeine King' arrested after string of pharmacy robberies, one in BallardRead the original story

    Monday Jan 18 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Seattle Police SWAT team served a search warrant this morning and arrested a 15-year-old suspected in a Seattle pharmacy robbery and may be linked to others in the area. A pharmacist was working behind the counter of a drug store in the 5400 block of 15 Ave NW on November 27 when two people entered with their faces covered.

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

    Wednesday Jan 13 | 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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  7. Are Ballardites eating slave shrimp?Read the original story

    Dec 21, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Last week the Associated Press released a report that revealed most shrimp eating Americans have been consuming a product processed and cleaned by slaves in Thailand. AP reported that slaves are imprisoned by their captors and forced to work up to 16 hours a day deveining, peeling and cleaning shrimp in "shrimp sheds" attached to distributing plants.

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  8. Ballard Senior Center facing funding cuts after United Way changes focusRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Ballard Senior Center is facing a loss in funding after United Way of King County changed their focus from supporting senior services and the disabled to the education of young children and homelessness prevention. United Way of King County is a primary funder of Senior Services, a non-profit devoted to supporting seniors and the disabled.

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  9. 36th District reps climb ranks in OlympiaRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Both 36th District State representatives, Gael Tarleton and Reuven Carlyle , are moving up in the capital and the 36th District. Tarleton was elected as Majority Floor Leader of the State House of Representatives by her colleagues last week.

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  10. SDOT study warrants RPZ in Central BallardRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Seattle Department of Transportation has done a new study that qualified an area in Central Ballard to one day be designated as a Restricted Parking Zone. The Central Ballard Residents Association sent Seattle Department of Transportation a letter last September that requested they look into implementing an RPZ after a rise in street-parking congestion.

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  11. Curiosity shop adds oddities to Ballard AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Ballyhoo Curiosity Shop opened its doors at 5445 Ballard Ave. N.W. last month. A preserved antelope can be seen from the doorway.

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  12. At Large in Ballard: Second Wednesday of the monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Ballard News-Tribune

    By Peggy Sturdivant The first Ballard District Council meeting of the year took place on January 13, 2016. If you're unfamiliar with the existence of the Ballard District Council , its members and relationship to the City of Seattle government, well that's a topic for another time.

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  13. Are Ballardites eating slave shrimp?Read the original story

    Dec 21, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Last week the Associated Press released a report that revealed most shrimp eating Americans have been consuming a product processed and cleaned by slaves in Thailand. AP reported that slaves are imprisoned by their captors and forced to work up to 16 hours a day deveining, peeling and cleaning shrimp in "shrimp sheds" attached to distributing plants.

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  14. 'Young Codeine King' arrested after string of pharmacy robberies, one in BallardRead the original story

    Monday Jan 18 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Seattle Police SWAT team served a search warrant this morning and arrested a 15-year-old suspected in a Seattle pharmacy robbery and may be linked to others in the area. A pharmacist was working behind the counter of a drug store in the 5400 block of 15 Ave NW on November 27 when two people entered with their faces covered.

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

    Wednesday Jan 13 | 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.

    Comment?

  16. Seattle to open safe lots for homeless, one in BallardRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Information provided by the City Seattle of Seattle In response to the continued crisis of homelessness on the streets of Seattle, Mayor Ed Murray issued an emergency order to expedite the siting of two safe lots in Ballard and Delridge for homeless individuals and families living in recreational vehicles and cars. "These are not long term solutions to end homelessness, but temporary locations that can be managed to provide a safer environment for those living on our streets and have less impact on our neighborhoods," said Murray.

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  17. 'Young Codeine King' arrested after string of pharmacy robberies, one in BallardRead the original story

    Monday Jan 18 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Seattle Police SWAT team served a search warrant this morning and arrested a 15-year-old suspected in a Seattle pharmacy robbery and may be linked to others in the area. A pharmacist was working behind the counter of a drug store in the 5400 block of 15 Ave NW on November 27 when two people entered with their faces covered.

    Comment?

  18. Are Ballardites eating slave shrimp?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Last week the Associated Press released a report that revealed most shrimp eating Americans have been consuming a product processed and cleaned by slaves in Thailand. AP reported that slaves are imprisoned by their captors and forced to work up to 16 hours a day deveining, peeling and cleaning shrimp in "shrimp sheds" attached to distributing plants.

    Comment?

  19. Ballard Senior Center facing funding cuts after United Way changes focusRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Ballard Senior Center is facing a loss in funding after United Way of King County changed their focus from supporting senior services and the disabled to the education of young children and homelessness prevention. United Way of King County is a primary funder of Senior Services, a non-profit devoted to supporting seniors and the disabled.

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  20. At Large In Ballard: The Best IntentionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Ballard News-Tribune

    At least in my circles we don't say goals anymore, or resolutions. We set 'intentions' for the New Year.

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