Pets of Pinehurst: Luna the Kayak Dog!

Barbara Bjeletich sent this in: “I have a lab that is a rescue dog and loves the water. She also loves being with me so much that she is willing to sit in the front of my kayak while I go out on the water. She never jumps out, she just sits and watches.”

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This weekend’s breakfast specials at Treehouse Coffee

Apple strudel French toast

If you are able to try them, feel free to write some thoughts in the comments. I am going to try to get there Sunday.

Read more about Treehouse Coffee here and here.

Missing Cat: Midget

Midget has been missing since Tuesday. If you have any information, please see the contact information in the flyer below. (click on the image to enlarge)

Sunship @ Egan’s – October 3rd

Sunship, a band I listen to often because I am related to the guitarist, is playing at Egan’s Ballard Jam house on Saturday, October 3rd at 7pm. Egan’s is located at 1707 NW Market St in Ballard. Learn more at or here.


Got homework?

Trained volunteers are at the Northgate Library to assist students in grades K through 12 with school work on a drop-in basis every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings from 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM during the school year (excepting school holidays).

Homework Help volunteers can help students understand their homework assignments, develop effective study skills, […]

Another day at PLUNC – and a vote recommending the Pinehurst Safeway rezone be approved by full Council

Pinehurst Safeway discussion at this morning’s Seattle City Council Planning Land Use and Neighborhoods (PLUNC) meeting. The Property Use and Development Agreement (PUDA) is still being drafted, but PLUNC just voted to recommend the rezone for a full Council vote in October. Vote may occur at the October 12th City Council meeting. As […]

The Golden Gate Restaurant is gone, but Setsuna Japanese Restaurant and Bar will be opening soon

It’s Oktoberfest at Maple Leaf Lutheran Church – October 3rd

Thanks to Elizabeth for the heads up on this!

There’ll be brats, potato salad, and sauerkraut; a beer garden; cider & cider press demonstrations; family friendly entertainment & music; kids’ activities such as pumpkin decorating, caramel apple making and more. They will also have live polka music from the Smilin’ Scandinavians. Proceeds will go to […]

Anyone been to the new Roosevelt Ale House in Maple Leaf?

Northeast Seattle Trails (NEST) Walking Map Debut – September 29th

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