PubliCalendar: Transit and Environmental Advances

Today's picks for civic nerds

09/26/2014 By Kristen Farnam

Shifts & Shakeups

This Week in Restaurant News: Pastries for All Diets, Wings and Waffles for Non Diets

A gluten-free bakery on Capitol Hill, a vegan sweet shop in Phinney Ridge, big Ballard bar news, and a den of wings and waffles opens in Rainier Beach.

09/26/2014 By Kristen Farnam


PubliCalendar: Politics and Parks

Today's picks for civic nerds

09/12/2014 By Kristen Farnam

Shifts & Shakeups

This Week in Restaurant News: Burgers, Cones, and Trays

Oh, and some GIANT unexpected news.

08/22/2014 By Kristen Farnam

Elements of Style

Our Bodies, Our Dress Codes

Here’s how one budding feminist is confronting gender inequality and ambiguous style guidelines.

08/18/2014 By Laura Cassidy

Restaurant Review

Brimmer and Heeltap's Unlikely Harmony

There’s a mismatched sensibility to this welcoming Ballard newcomer. But when chef Mike Whisenhunt’s in the kitchen, who cares?

08/01/2014 By Kathryn Robinson


Solestruck Popup at Digs Ballard

Portland's Solestruck and Seattle's own Grey City Shoes sets up for a month-long footwear popup at Digs furniture showroom in Ballard.

02/24/2014 By Amanda Zurita


Stoneburner Sets the Stage

Curtain’s up on the latest production from Seattle’s reigning restaurant showmen.

10/01/2013 By Kathryn Robinson

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Kris Orlowski

The singer-songwriter discusses Noise for the Needy and his plans for a new record.

06/18/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld


Hotel Ballard Opens, So Let's All Vacation in Ballard

Welcome a luxury property above a gym and right across from King's Hardware.

05/10/2013 By Allison Williams


10 Seattle Neighborhoods Annotated

Local real estate is showing robust signs of postrecession life—and so are neighborhoods.

04/17/2013 By Seattle Met Staff


PubliCalendar: Light Bulbs, Light Rail, and Successful Students

Today’s picks for civic nerds.

03/12/2013 By Anna Chatilo

Retail Spotlight

Meet the Shopkeeper: Monster Art and Clothing

Owner Tara Smith and her team of little monsters embrace the city's weirdness with a curated collection of locally made art and clothing.

03/11/2013 By Julie Hamasaki

The C is for Crank

Why RapidRide Isn't Rapid

A few more reasons RapidRide service to Ballard isn't so rapid.

11/28/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

The C Is for Crank

Seattle Times Overlooks a Key Factor in Ballard Rental Market—Renters

The Seattle Times opposes "overbuilding" in Ballard because, it argues, prices for tenants might drop, hurting landlords.

11/26/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

What to Buy Now

Just Landed: Foss Tugger Chinos at Blackbird

Blackbird's newest pant gives vintage workwear a contemporary update.

11/19/2012 By Amanda Zurita

Retail Spotlight

Meet the Shopkeeper: Space Oddity Furniture

The Ballard vintage furniture shopkeeper has a penchant for urban-meets-rustic style.

08/20/2012 By Amanda Austin

Retail News

Opening Party: Prism

Local photography show heralds a new art and retail space on Ballard Ave.

08/17/2012 By Laura Cassidy


Local Rooms: The Ballard Inn

It's not Seattle, it's Ballard. Check out a tiny hotel that manages to be sleek and quaint at the same time.

07/26/2012 By Carter Haaland

Trunk Show

Catherine Michiels at Trouvaille

The Ballard boutique sets the stage for an evening of fine jewelry and wine

07/17/2012 By Ray Onzuka