Sound Transit West Seattle to Ballard Link Extensions South Lake Union-Seattle Center Neighborhood Forum
by Globalist Staff
Join us at a neighborhood forum in South Lake Union for a deep dive into the latest project details and concepts and get a chance to share your insights. Here’s our agenda: Sign-in and check out project maps and background info (10 minutes) Watch a brief presentation that covers the project overview and new concepts […]
Apr 6, 2018
Sound Transit West Seattle to Ballard Link Extensions Chinatown-International District Neighborhood Forum
by Globalist Staff
Join us at a neighborhood forum in the Chinatown-International District for a deep dive into the latest project details and concepts and get a chance to share your insights. Here’s our agenda: • Sign-in and check out project maps and background info (10 minutes) • Watch a brief presentation that covers the project overview and […]
Celebrating summer Swedish style with an Old Ballard Kräftskiva
by Yvonne Rogell
What better place than a shipyard in Ballard to throw a Kräftskiva — the traditional Swedish party to celebrate the summer's first crawfish catch.
Aug 25, 2016
Viking Days 2016
by Alex Stonehill
This educational festival features Nordic foods, lively entertainment, a Viking Encampment, and much more! Festival Highlights Include: NEW TIME! Swedish Pancake Breakfast, Saturday and Sunday from 10am – 1pm. NEW TIME! Afternoon Salmon Bake with Alder-smoked salmon and all the fixins’. We begin about 1pm and serve until we sell out. Come early and enjoy […]
Aug 9, 2016
Rumored white power rally in Ballard has anti-hate groups preparing
by Venice Buhain
Several groups are planning a counter demonstration in case white power groups come to Seattle for a concert and march this weekend.
Dec 4, 2015
Ballard braces for big Norwegian Constitution Day party
by Daria Kroupoderova
If you're a purist about your Scandinavian pride, head to Ballard on Monday to celebrate Norwegian Constitution Day.
May 16, 2015
Peruvian food, diverse friendships inspire Don Lucho’s
by Cristina Acuña
A Seattle street chef aims to become culinary ambassador of Peruvian food in America.
Apr 30, 2015
Irish import shop will lose its shamrocks in Ballard building demolition
by Lindsey Boisvin
After 32 years in a historic house in Ballard, the Galway Traders Irish import shop is being displaced by a new housing development.
Mar 16, 2015
Brave winter the Russian way — with homecooked food
by Anna Goren
If you want great Russian food in Seattle, you might have to cook it yourself. And Moscow transplant Irina Vodonos wants to teach you.
Jan 20, 2014
Seattle activists hope the Arab Spring will blossom in Tibet
by Ansel Herz
Local Tibetans and supporters marched from Ballard to downtown Seattle on Wednesday to mark Losar, the start of the Tibetan new year. But instead of celebrating, the marchers carried cardboard coffins draped in Tibetan flags, to symbolize the estimated 25 monks and nuns who have self-immolated in the past year in protest of Chinese rule […]
Feb 23, 2012