Long lines at Veraci Pizza

Veraci Pizza opened on Wednesday at 500 NW Market St., and it hasn’t taken any time at all for Ballard’s new restaurant to draw a crowd. Long lines are becoming the norm in the evening hours, especially on Halloween night when we stopped by for Tuscan, Chicken Peso and Amante di Carne pizzas ($19 each). […]

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Veraci Pizza opens tomorrow

The finishing touches are being put on the much-anticipated Veraci Pizza joint in preparation of opening day. After serving up slices at the local farmer’s markets, they’re finally opening their first brick & mortar store at 6th Ave NW and NW Market St. Starting tomorrow (Wednesday) you can get their popular pizza seven days a […]

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Veraci Pizza opening later this month

We stopped by the Veraci Pizza oven at the Fremont Market on Sunday to get an update on their preparations to open their first restaurant. They said they’re planning to open October 29th on Market St. and 6th Ave. That makes two restaurant startups in the same month launched by successful food vendors at the […]

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Snow and ice close Seattle public schools

Update 11am: We’re now updating on this post — head there to see our continuous updates throughout the day. Update 9:50am: The cold weather and snow have caused problems at the Ballard Locks today: the large lock isn’t currently operational, but they have their maintenance crew working on it. They estimate it will be about five […]

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What’s on this weekend

Plenty of Halloween events to choose from this weekend, from fall festivals and carnivals to costume contests and karaoke at local breweries. Enjoy your Hallo-weekend! Friday, October 27: Scary Movie Night: Evil Dead at Peddler Brewing, 8pm. “Come get scared with us in our covered beer garden and try not to spill your pint! Join […]

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Ballard food waste becomes compost gold

The final 17 pots along 14th Ave NW are filled and ready for plants. On Thursday, Cedar Grove Organics division delivered soil for the pots and volunteers filled each one. This compost is made up of pre- and post-consumer food waste and compostable food ware from restaurants and businesses in Ballard. “In an effort to […]

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