Presidents Day: what’s open and what’s closed

Today is Presidents Day, which means some changes to your normal Monday. Here’s a list of what’s open and closed in Seattle today: Schools, libraries, community centers and government offices are closed King County Metro Transit will be operating on reduced weekday schedules. Normal garbage pick-up for Seattle On-street parking is free today in Seattle Most […]

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Nordic Museum receives national recognition

The U.S. Senate has just passed a bill to give the Nordic Museum a national designation. The bill, driven by U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell, will designate the museum as the National Nordic Museum. The legislation is part of the Natural Resources Management Act, a broad package legislation of 110 total bills. Front and center of the legislation […]

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Your Ballard Valentine’s Day roundup

Love it or hate it, it’s Valentine’s Day, and there’s plenty of ways to celebrate (or curse) love in Ballard today. Here are a few options: Your Funny Valentine stand-up comedy at Peddler Brewing Company, 7pm. Featuring comedians Bo Johnson, Robert Moore, and Emmet Montgomery, with host Clair Webber. The show will be in the covered […]

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