September 20, 2018

The Great Wallingford Wurst Festival is an “Octoberfest” style end-of-summer celebration that takes place in September at St. Benedict School. Now in its 35th year, the festival started as a small fundraiser for the school. Today the festival brings more than 10,000 visitors to the Wallingford neighborhood in one weekend. The Wurst Festival features inflatable

June 16, 2018

Based in Alaska for the 2018 season, the 212-passenger Star Legend will visit Seattle, Windstar’s headquarters, for the first time on June 27, 2018 and make a historic sail through the Chittenden Locks in Ballard and on to Lake Union. Star Legend sails in Misty Fjords, Alaska for the first time. On June 27, Star Legend will

June 13, 2018

A sponsored post from our friends at New Seasons Market Looking to patronize businesses that put their values into action: like using sustainable and responsible environmental practices, caring for employees, and building community? There’s a brand-new option in Ballard. New Seasons Market gives 10 percent of its after-tax profits to local nonprofits, with a focus on

May 27, 2018

Portage Bay Park is the site of the former UW Police Station and Bryants Marina, on the shore of Portage Bay in the SE corner of the UW campus. The existing buildings will be demolished to make way for the shoreline park development. The park will include historical elements, water access for people and hand-carried

May 6, 2018

Sponsored post by MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care. It’s Saturday. You’ve just returned from your 8-year-old’s soccer game. Her foot, which she landed on awkwardly during today’s game, is swollen and she’s clearly in pain. Do you go to the ER or urgent care? We get that question almost daily at MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care in Wallingford.