Enjoy Free Museum Day on Saturday

Saturday is The Smithsonian’s Museum Day 2009.  That means you and a guest can get FREE general admission to any of the participating museums just by downloading one of these admission cards.  Ballard’s Nordic Heritage Museum is one of the participants, where they recently opened the first Northwest solo exhibition of Swedish photographer and video artist Maria Friberg.  […]

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Sustainable Ballard Festival this weekend

Make sure you keep at a least one afternoon clear this weekend to visit the always-popular Sustainable Ballard Festival at Ballard Commons Park. The annual event features live music, interactive workshops, educational activities and family fun with an emphasis on neighborhood sustainability. Last year, thousands of people visited the two-day event, visiting more than 50 […]

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Tigertail restaurant on 65th closed

9/25 update:  The State Liquor Control Board now says there is no issue with Tigertail’s license and the King County Recorder’s Office has no liens on record that would indicate an IRS property seizure.   The sign on the door at Tigertail restaurant and bar on 65th St. says the establishment has been temporarily closed by the Liquor Control Board. […]

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