Drop in help for Veterans available at Ballard Library this month and next

Ballard Library (5614 22nd Ave NW) will offer drop-in help for military veterans who are experiencing homelessness, or living on low incomes this month and next. Assistance will be available from 10 a.m. to noon on Tuesdays, November 29 and December 13. A veteran specialist from Supportive Services for Veteran Families will be available to connect […]

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BHS Performing Arts to present performance of “Rent”

The talented team from Ballard High School Performing Arts will be presenting the score from the musical Rent on Thursday, December 1, and Saturday, December 3. In what promises to be an outstanding musical evening, local actor/singers Melissa Backstrom, EJ Ekello, Savana Masako Smith, and Marshall Link join alumni Aisha Carpenter and Gustavo Gutierrez, director […]

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Army Corps of Engineers rescues white sturgeon at Ballard Locks

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers team rescued a 6-foot white sturgeon during the annual maintenance pump out at the Ballard Locks earlier this month. Each year, Corps natural resource and maintenance staff, fish biologists, scientists and volunteers go on a fish-rescue mission when the locks are drained. Although de-watering is done during low tide, some […]

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Development Update November 22: One subdivision

One application makes up today’s update from the City of Seattle’s Department of Construction and Inspections as posted in the Land Use Information Bulletin. Application: 1539 NW 60th St A Land Use Application has submitted to subdivide one development site into three unit lots. The construction of residential units is under Project #6552475. This subdivision of property […]

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Nearby News: Thousands join hands around Greenlake in peaceful protest of Trump

Thousands of locals joined hands around Greenlake this afternoon in a peaceful protests against President elect Donald Trump. According to the Hands Around Greenlake Peaceful Protest Facebook page, the event was organized to “honor our community, our resilience as a nation, and the values we stand for: unity, freedom, equality, justice, kindness, love, resilience, compassion, and […]

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