Midwives fill a need in Ballard community

By Almeera Anwar Pacific Natural Birth, a new licensed midwifery company, recently opened an office on NWMarket Street after discovering that local women were driving to other neighborhoods for this service. Jenn Boelter and Mel Parsons, have been working together at their midwifery business since 2009 and said they decided to locate their business in […]

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MovieCycle to close shop

Ballard’s entertainment buy/sell/trade store MovieCycle has announced they’ll be closing their store at 2240 NW Market St.  The store opened in September 2009. Tom Paine from the store says they will be selling all store merchandise for 40 percent off and all clearance DVDs for $5-$10. “We plan on being around as long as it […]

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Bad Albert’s closed again

Update: Shawn Rockey left this note in the comment section: Unfortunately, there has been an Investor/management dispute that we have tried everything up to and including purchasing Bad Albert’s with secured financing with the help of local support. Unfortunately we were unable to come to an agreement after trying everything possible to keep Bad Albert’s […]

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