How you can support Ballard restaurants during the pandemic

Development and changes in Ballard

Since My Ballard’s inception, we’ve been writing about the changes to our town and the development that’s challenging the old Scandinavian vibe that my great-grandparents fell in love with nearly 100 years ago. In this morning’s PI, Aubrey Cohen writes about the changes and the “hipness” of the neighborhood: the swanky wine bars, trendy restaurants […]

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Ballard Fred Meyer’s feathered mascot

A mallard duck has apparently taken up station outside the grocery store entrance at the Ballard Fred Meyer like some avian Salvation Army bell-ringer, quacking for handouts from store customers. The duck brazenly walks up to people seeking – and scoring – food scraps. A store associate says the duck is always there. “He has a partner […]

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