There’s a new resident in the pond at the north end of Golden Gardens Park. Betsy snapped these photos of the little wood worker’s work that’s on the east side of the pond. This gnawed tree is just off the trail. “Beavers are native to our area, and our wildlife liaison believes this one is […]
An update to last week’s story about a timid rescue dog that had gone missing: After many neighbors had reported seeing Gilda and eluding her owners, she finally made it home safely. Ashley Owens wrote this update on the MyBallard Facebook page: Gilda the rescue dog returned home this morning and entered the house thru […]
While many of the sunset photos people send are of the horizon or colorful sky, this one has a different angle. Betsy sent us this photo of a calm pond at Golden Gardens at sunset Thursday night. (Thanks for the photo!)
We’ve received many, many pictures of your fun in the snow. I apologize if we don’t post everyone’s – it’s a really time-consuming task. This one’s for the grandma living in Ohio who wants to see her grandson on MyBallard. “Steep driveways make fun sled hills on Jones Ave NW! The Selleck family” “Our puppy […]
Updated with more photos 9:20 a.m. Jan. 14th The last traces of sunlight created a fiery sunset on Friday the 13th. Amy sent us the above photo, Virginia sent the below photo from Sunset Hill.
Updated: We spoke with Detective Chris Young, the lone graffiti detective with the Seattle Police Department. He tells us that these are not gang tags – in fact he says that only about one-percent of tags are gang-related. He believes this graffiti is done by a young person or people. He says when you see […]
On Monday morning there was a gorgeous moon set over the Olympics, followed by a beautiful moon rise Tuesday evening. “My wife and I were at the Sunset Hill Community center when she nudged me and asked if that was a streetlamp outside or the moon… Sure enough… it was one heck of a moonrise,” […]
The nearly full moon set over the Olympics this morning was beautiful. Here’s a shot if you missed it. Elizabeth sent us this photo and says, “My little Coolpix camera did not do this nature show justice.” If someone else shot a picture of it, send it to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The snowy owl that’s been hanging around Ballard has some company. Roommates Allison and Reina each sent us photos of bald eagles that have been seen in our neighborhood the last few days. “Imagine my surprise when I saw three bald eagles swoop to the ground just outside my front yard in Ballard this morning,” […]
The snowy owl that we first wrote about last week, has been photographed again in Ballard. Photo courtesy King5 “KING 5 viewer MnemeImaging snapped photos of the owl as it snuggled next to a heating vent atop a roof of a bungalow on 7th Avenue Northwest near Northwest 67th Street on December 30,” according to […]