The Sexton Opens in Ballard Next Week

What to expect: Southern hospitality and a cocktail program by Marley Tomic-Beard.

12/07/2011 By Allecia Vermillion

Seattle Beer

Reuben’s Brews Plans Taproom, Microbrewery for Ballard

Yet another local brewer north of Ship Canal, this one family friendly.

12/07/2011 By Christopher Werner

Hometown Pride

More Glowing Press for the Walrus and the Carpenter

And the odds of scoring a table grow slimmer yet.

11/23/2011 By Christopher Werner


Two Nascent Plans for Light Rail to Ballard

Two potential light-rail routes to Ballard.

11/23/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

Seattle Beer

Urban Family Public House: Ballard Ave’s New Brewpub

The craft beer bar will open in early December.

11/22/2011 By Christopher Werner


Details on Georgetown Torso Murder, Central District Shooting, Road Rage Slashing

Police release details on Ballard, Central District murders, driver slashed in road rage confrontation, and man stabbed downtown

10/28/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


Attack On Homeless In Ballard, Gang Member Charged In Gun Case

Man beaten near Seattle University, attack on homeless in Ballard, gang member charged for trying to hit cops with car, and man charged in Northgate rape case.

10/27/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


Man Shot In Capitol Hill Mugging, Couple Beaten In Ballard Carjacking

In this edition of Weekend Fuzz: Man shot in Capitol Hill robbery, couple beaten in Ballard carjacking.

10/03/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee

Seattle Beer

An Opening Date for Ballard Brewery Hilliard’s

The bottle-eschewing brewsky operation reveals itself on September 17th. Get ready to crack a can.


Retail Spotlight

Meet the Shopkeeper: Jax Joon

Handbuilt bars and retro gear for guys in Ballard.

08/29/2011 By Caitlin Creel

Cheap Drinks

Gin Cocktail Specials at Paratii This Thursday and Saturday

An event so nice they’re holding it twice.


Reservation Watch

Book It: Family Dinner at the Pantry at Delancey

The family-style feasts are selling out fast, so get on in there if you’re going.

08/23/2011 By Jessica Voelker

Imbibing Agenda

Upcoming Drinking Events: Outdoor movies with Booze, New Belgium in Georgetown, Wines Under $10

Plus: An outdoor concert and a biochemistry lesson in a pub.



Field House Garage Sale

An urban scavenger’s dream: Rummaging through vintage clothes and house items tagged by staff of Ballard’s Blackbird and Field House.

07/14/2011 By Laura Cassidy

Imbibing Agenda

Upcoming Drinking Events: More Bastille Day, Murray Stenson Back Behind the Bar

Plus: Kirkland Uncorked, beers in Phinney Ridge, and a very cool herbal infusion class.


Drinking Holidays

Bastille Day Celebrations Around Seattle

Oh, happy francophiles. Food and drink specials abound next Thursday, July 14.

07/08/2011 By Jessica Voelker

Happy Hour

One Night Only: Golden Beetle Extends Happy Hour

…and presents its summer cocktail menu.



Whose Neighborhood is Better?

Beacon Hill or Ballard (or elsewhere): Whose neighborhood is best?

06/07/2011 By Erica C. Barnett


Party Week at Horseshoe Boutique

The Ballard boutique celebrates its fifth anniversary with Toms shoes, Butter London, big sales, and you.

06/07/2011 By Annie Rose Favreau