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  1. Corps of Engineers Foundation receives memorial donation for fish ladder improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Almost 100 years ago the Army Corps of Engineers built the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks . It was built to support the movement of timber and coal from areas along Lake Washington to the Puget Sound.

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  2. At Large in Ballard: Talk of the townRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Perhaps because I stood so long next to the women of Ballard Historical Society waiting for my group's turn in the Syttende Mai Parade I'm feeling nostalgic this week. I started writing this column, even before it was carried in the Ballard News-Tribune, on a Memorial Day more years ago than I can reconcile.

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  3. Ballard film students win award at CineYouth in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Two Ballard film students, Leo Pfeifer and Coleman Andersen, won Best Drama in the junior division at the CineYouth Awards on May 9, at Columbia College in Chicago. Their short film, "Stolen," won the prize.

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  4. At Large In Ballard: CrossingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Ballard News-Tribune

    It is not my imagination that the month of May, especially in Ballard, explodes with too many activities. The grand finale combination of flowering bushes and Syttende Mai is stressful enough in Ballard; the addition of boomtown construction equals relentless.

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  5. 2015 Mayor's Film Award Recipient: Megan GriffithsRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Today Mayor Ed Murray announced the 2015 recipient of the 10th Annual Mayor's Award for Outstanding Achievement in Film, Megan Griffiths. The award recognizes an individual or entity for exceptional work that has significantly contributed to the growth, advancement and reputation of Seattle as a filmmaking city.

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  6. Lucky Envelope Brewing opens in BallardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Ballard imbibers can be elated to hear a new brewery has opened in the so-called "Seattle Beer District" in Ballard. Lucky Envelope Brewing at 907 NW 50th St. opened its doors and its taps last Thursday, May 7. Owners/brewers, Barry Chan and Raymond Kwan poured brews and chatted with friends and patrons lucky enough to happen upon the opening.

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  7. Dibble Dynasty: Salvaged street pavers make an old duplex new againRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Ballard News-Tribune

    In 2012, a modest corner store in Seattle's Ballard neighborhood was threatened with demolition. Though the shop, built in the 1930s, had seen better days, a group of neighbors believed that it could be restored in a way that would enhance the character of the community.

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  8. Ballard Crime Watch: Assault at Golden Gardens leaves man with no sightRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Ballard News-Tribune

    'Crack head' takes wallet and electronics from Ballard home A Ballard man is missing some electronics after a known "crack head" broke into his home at 900 NW 60th Street. On May 1 the complainant told police that he heard footsteps on the ground level of his home.

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  9. At Large in Ballard: Take Me To Your HubRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Ballard News-Tribune

    With her roof in danger of collapse from the fourth New England blizzard in a row my mom called because she was worried about me in Ballard. A family friend in Boise who works for the State of Idaho told her they were working on an emergency plan for when the Seattle area has its megathrust earthquake.

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  10. At Large in Ballard: BacklashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Last week the Mayor and Seattle Police Department announced a strategy to deal with a 9.5 block area of downtown Seattle that has been described as a gantlet of disorder and illegal activity. Meanwhile two City Council members drew an overflow crowd about rising apartment rentals and dared to introduce the words "Rent Control" to Seattle.

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  11. At Large in Ballard: Bring Out Your BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    By Peggy Sturdivant For days after emerging from the Literacy Council of Seattle office in the basement of the church on NW 85th I'd think, imagine doing something that makes you feel good every single day. Promoting literacy has always struck me as vital because otherwise so many doors are locked against you.

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  12. Doug Dixon accrues cache of symbols from Ballard's pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    There's no doubt Ballard is undergoing unprecedented change. Large apartment buildings are being erected and new architecture is changing the face of Old Ballard.

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  13. Seattle trio launch Our/Vodka distillery in BallardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Local entrepreneurs, Nin Truong, Christa Thomas and Stephen Pleadwell held the grand opening of Our/Seattle Vodka, a new micro-distillery in the Ballard last Saturday, April 18. Initiated by Pernod Ricard, and made by local partners around the world, Our/Vodka is the first global vodka with local roots. Our/Seattle is the third distillery to launch following successful introductions in Berlin and Detroit.

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  14. New streateries and parklets popping up in Seattle neighborhoodsRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Nine streateries and three new parklets are coming soon to Seattle. In an exciting start for the new Streatery Pilot Program, nine local businesses will install a streatery near their establishments.

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  15. Kohl-Welles, Senate honors 'State Teacher of the Year'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Lyon Terry, the 2015 Washington State Teacher of the Year, was honored by the Washington State Senate with a resolution co-sponsored by Sen. Rosemary McAuliffe, D-Bothell , Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles, D-Seattle, and other senators. "Lyon's passion for education is so very apparent and I continue to be struck by how dedicated he is to his students," said Kohl-Welles.

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  16. Seattle Waterfront Loop study funded in House Transportation planRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The House Transportation committee approved a revenue package Tuesday night that includes $500,000 for the Seattle Waterfront Loop Feasibility Study, a project championed by Rep. Gael Tarleton . The waterfront loop study would finalize the design of a fully contiguous loop from Shilshole Bay Marina to West Seattle.

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  17. ReCreative workshop announces spring class scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Seattle's newest arts and environmental community organization, Seattle ReCreative, has announced its spring 2015 class and workshop schedule, which is slated to begin on April 20. The organization is offering a diverse range of classes for different age groups, skill levels, and interests, all of which focus on expanding experiences with art through reused materials. Highlights from the upcoming class curriculum include Introduction to Bookbinding, in which participants will learn four different types of bookbinding stitches from artist Jennifer Kinney, and Family Woodworking Workshops, where children can learn to use real tools along with the help of a family member.

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  18. Ballard Crime Watch: Thieves wreak havoc on on local homesRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    A homeowner who resides at 1200 block of Sixth Avenue NW called police after finding his garage broken into on April 6. The complainant left that morning to run errands and returned to his home later that afternoon. When he drove up to the house he noticed his garage door was open three feet from the ground.

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  19. Seattle Green Spaces Coalition to meet in Fremont on Sunday, April 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Please join us to follow up on the fantastic turnout from Ballard at the Sunset Hill Community Center on 3-22-15, the Parks Department Summit on 4-4-15, and our continuing outreach in South Seattle and West Seattle. Our Agenda will include the following: 1. Strategic plan for outreach to save the Substations in Ballard, North Seattle, South Seattle, West Seattle, Myers Way Parcels and other public land in Seattle.

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  20. Sen. Patty Murray talks shop with owners of Hilliard's Beers in BallardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    US Senator for Washington, Patty Murray, visited Hilliard's Beer in Ballard last Friday April 3, to chat with brewery owners about ways to develop and grow small businesses in Washington State. Hilliard owners, Adam Merkl and Ryan Hilliard, showed Murray around their space.

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