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  1. Ballard Crime Watch: Smoke-thief smashes store front and guitar grabbed from storage lockerRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Ballard News-Tribune

    On October 10, officers responded to a burglary at the 800 block of Northwest 85th Street. A witness told officers that she saw a man run from a business late in the night.

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  2. Seattle Fire Chief to retire after 44 years with the departmentRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Mayor Ed Murray announced today that Chief Gregory M. Dean intends to retire from the Seattle Fire Department after a distinguished 44-year career with the Seattle Fire Department. "Chief Dean demonstrated the highest commitment to public service over a distinguished career here at the City," said Murray.

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  3. Future of electric cars emerging in BallardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Steve Leighty is President and founder of Ecocruise, an electric car company devoted to changing how Americans think of transportation. After a long process of design, prototyping and manufacturing Ecocruise will be releasing their new line of cars urban electric cars by the end of the year.

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  4. Mayor Murray signs resolution honoring indigenous peoplesRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Mayor Ed Murray today signed a resolution that honors indigenous peoples by declaring the second Monday in October "Indigenous Peoples' Day" in Seattle. "Seattle sits on the homelands of many tribal nations," Murray said at a ceremony surrounded by tribal leaders and City councilmembers.

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  5. Animal rights groups protests Icicle Seafood's fish farming 'abuse'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Ballard News-Tribune

    "Mahatma Gandhi famously said, "The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way in which its animals are treated." The statement has become a mantra for some animal rights groups, and on October 2 two of those groups protested fish farming practices at Icicle Seafoods headquarters in Interbay.

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  6. Trident Seafoods takes progressive strides in employee healthcareRead the original story

    Monday Oct 6 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Trident Seafoods Corporation, one of the nation's leading seafood companies, has upgraded their health care program to provide a unique new benefit to 600 regional employees, 400 of whom work in Ballard at the corporate office. Combined with family members, the move will improve health care access for 900 people.

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  7. Leif Erikson Lodge bazaar in Ballard set for October 18 & 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Help us celebrate 108 years of bazaars on Saturday, October 18 from 10AM-4PM and on Sunday, October 19 from 11AM-4PM at Leif Erikson Lodge 2-001, Sons of Norway, 2245 NW 57th Street, Ballard/Seattle WA 98107. Have some family fun while enjoying Nordic food from our tastefully designed sandwiches to the delicate krumkake cone and the hearty ertesuppe/peasoup, lapskaus/lamb stew, and rA mmegrA t, a silky sour cream porridge and also delicious Norwegian desserts in our Bakeri/Bakery.

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  8. Come see how to install a rain garden at free event Oct. 11Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Seattle residents who are interested installing rain gardens or cisterns can meet with contractors at a free event Oct. 11 in the Phinney Ridge neighborhood of Seattle. The RainWise Program offers eligible Seattle homeowners rebates that could cover up to 100 percent of the cost to install a rain garden or cistern.

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  9. At Large in Ballard: Dinner Party on Whidbey IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The weekend when a solar storm created the possibility of Northern Lights a Ballard friend invited me to her house on Whidbey Island for the weekend. The ensuing weekend was a social whirl with a large cast of artists and former Ballardites now meeting to "collage" together and prepare food grown in gardens overlooking Puget Sound.

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  10. The Macefield Music Festival returns to BallardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The second annual Macefield Music Festival will hit Ballard this weekend, stuffing almost every music venue in Old Ballard to the brim with local Seattle bands over two days. The Macefield Music Festival is named in honor of the famous Edith Macefield, an octogenarian Ballardite that notoriously stood her ground against the development of the gargantuan concrete block that is now LA Fitness and Trader Joe's in southern Ballard.

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  11. Sound Transit to study Sand Point Crossing- A direct rail link between U District and KirklandRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | Ballard News-Tribune

    In July, Seattle Subway published stories advocating for Sound Transit to study a direct rail corridor connecting North Seattle to the Eastside via a crossing of Lake Washington . This Sand Point Crossing would connect Ballard, the University District, and Children's Hospital with Kirkland, Redmond, and the Microsoft campus.

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  12. Ballard Writers' Collective wins a Corner of the City PARK(ing) Day Seattle awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Seattle Department of Transportation announced the winners for the Park Day Seattle challenge today. The pop-up park installation by the Ballard Writers' Collective won a 'Corners of the City' PARK Day Seattle award.

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  13. Neighborhood asks green developer to 'Think outside of the box'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The 21st Avenue Northwest neighborhood is the site of another contentious housing disagreement in Ballard. The neighborhood is faced with what they call a "box" style, modern design home replacing a shabby, modified Tudor-inspired house that resembles many of the houses in the neighborhood.

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  14. Sustainable Ballard celebrates 11 years of sustainability with its annual festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Ballard News-Tribune

    On Sunday, September 28, from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Ballard Commons Park , Sustainable Ballard will be celebrating their 11th annual Sustainable Ballard Festival. "Our attendance is really dependent on the weather - but our attendees continue to show up in droves and be enthusiastic learners.

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  15. Sustainable Ballard celebrates 11 years of sustainability its annual festivalRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Ballard News-Tribune

    On Sunday, Sep. 28, from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Ballard Commons Park , Sustainable Ballard will be celebrating their 11th annual Sustainable Ballard Festival. "Our attendance is really dependent on the weather - but our attendees continue to show up in droves and be enthusiastic learners.

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  16. Port of Seattle hosts Ship Canal 101Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Port of Seattle was courteous enough to invite the Ballard News-Tribune out on the water of the Lake Washington Ship Canal for their annual Ship Canal 101 tour. Over one hundred guests boarded the Argosy Lady Mary on a sunny afternoon September 10th.

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  17. Sea Scout Fall Rendezvous at The Fall Fishermen's Festival in SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Sea Scout ships in the fleet run by the Chief Seattle Council of the Boy Scouts of America are joining the fishing boats coming home from Alaska to celebrate Fall Fishermen's Festival in Ballard on Saturday October 4th from 11 to 5pm. In addition to enjoying the activities of the fishing festival, the Sea Scout ships will participate in their Fall Rendezvous activities on the docks for all the visitors to see.

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  18. Nordic Heritage Museum's new exhibit 'The Color of Time:...Read the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Information provided by Nordic Heritage Museum On view from September 19 - November 9, 2014, The Color of Time: From Dusk to Dawn features the newest body of work by photographer Tod Gangler. The enchanting photographs subtly examine Ballard as a neighborhood in transition.

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  19. The Color of Time: From Dusk to DawnRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | Ballard News-Tribune

    On view from September 19 - November 9, 2014, The Color of Time: From Dusk to Dawn features the newest body of work by photographer Tod Gangler. The enchanting photographs subtley examine Ballard as a neighborhood in transition.

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  20. New development helps Ballard's stinking overflow problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The public outcry against development has led some opponents to espouse that the density issue is related to Ballard's stormwater/sewage overflow problem. Citizens at public meetings have said Ballard's sensitive sewer infrastructure can't handle more pressure from an increase in volume.

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