18 hours ago

Giddy up: Wallyburger turns one!

The friendly neighborhood burger joint completes a year. What do ‘Folsom Prison Bleu’ and ‘Chili Nelson’ have in common? Well, they immediately remind us of country music stalwarts Johnny Cash and Willie Nelson. But they are also the names of delicious cheeseburgers at the friendly neighborhood burger joint, Wallyburger. Wallyburger celebrated its very first birthday last month […]

    Giddy up: Wallyburger turns one! | Wallyhood
    The friendly neighborhood burger joint completes a year. What do 'Folsom Prison Bleu' and 'Chili Nelson' have in common? Well, they immediately remind us of country music stalwarts Johnny Cash and Willie Nelson. But they are also the names of delicious cheeseburgers at the friendly neighborhood burger joint, Wallyburger.
    https://www.wallyhood.org

25 hours ago

2 days ago

A Sneak Peak into Seattle Furniture Company

Seattle Furniture Company may just be the coolest shop you’ve never heard of! Hiding in the basement next to Norco Medical Supply and marked by an inconspicuous sandwich board is a 7000+ square foot trove of American and Danish mid century furnishings, along with vintage and contemporary, Asian, industrial and Hollywood Regency home décor. Located […]

    A Sneak Peak into Seattle Furniture Company | Wallyhood
    Seattle Furniture Company may just be the coolest shop you've never heard of! Hiding in the basement next to Norco Medical Supply and marked by an inconspicuous sandwich board is a 7000+ square foot trove of American and Danish mid century furnishings, along with vintage and contemporary, Asian, industrial and Hollywood Regency home décor.
    https://www.wallyhood.org

3 days ago

Milk Carton Derby Is This Saturday

If you’re just finding out about this now, then it’s probably a bit too late to round up some friends, locate 50-100 milk cartons and construct a vessel that actually floats. But you can still swing on by Green Lake this Saturday between 10:30 and 5:00, and watch the folks who were able to get […]

    Milk Carton Derby Is This Saturday | Wallyhood
    If you're just finding out about this now, then it's probably a bit too late to round up some friends, locate 50-100 milk cartons and construct a vessel that actually floats. But you can still swing on by Green Lake this Saturday between 10:30 and 5:00, and watch the folks who were able to get ...
    https://www.wallyhood.org

5 days ago

A Shout Out to Molly Moon’s from the FamilyWorks Food Banks

Jake Weber, Executive Director of FamilyWorks, sent this thank you note for Molly Moon’s: Did you know that Molly Moon’s Homemade Ice Cream recently celebrated its 10th anniversary in Wallingford? This shop is Molly’s original site (now there are eight) and has been a destination for thousands of visitors to Wallingford each year for scrumptious, […]

    A Shout Out to Molly Moon's from the FamilyWorks Food Banks | Wallyhood
    Jake Weber, Executive Director of FamilyWorks, sent this thank you note for Molly Moon's: Did you know that Molly Moon's Homemade Ice Cream recently celebrated its 10th anniversary in Wallingford? This shop is Molly's original site (now there are eight) and has been a destination for thousands of visitors to Wallingford each year for scrumptious, ...
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jul 09

Open House for New Development at Zoka, July 10, 5:30 p.m.

The developers of new townhouses are holding an open house for the community on Tuesday, July 10th, from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at Zoka (2200 N 56th St.).  The new townhouses will be located beside the Burgundian. The flyer for the event can be downloaded here. The community has had a lot of thoughts about development and […]

    Open House for New Development at Zoka, July 10, 5:30 p.m. | Wallyhood
    The developers of new townhouses are holding an open house for the community on Tuesday, July 10th, from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at Zoka (2200 N 56th St.). The new townhouses will be located beside the Burgundian. The flyer for the event can be downloaded here. The community has had a lot of thoughts about development and ...
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jul 09

Walk with Historic Wallingford in the Family Parade

Join us on  Saturday, July 14, as we walk in the 69thannual Wallingford Family Parade – Seattle’s oldest parade! For years, this event was known as the Wallingford Kiddie Parade and has long been affiliated with Seattle’s summer festival – Seafair. Bagpipers parading down 45th Street – many parades ago. We’ll gather between 10 and […]

    Walk with Historic Wallingford in the Family Parade | Wallyhood
    Join us on Saturday, July 14, as we walk in the 69thannual Wallingford Family Parade - Seattle's oldest parade! For years, this event was known as the Wallingford Kiddie Parade and has long been affiliated with Seattle's summer festival - Seafair. Bagpipers parading down 45th Street - many parades ago.
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jul 07

Drink to Support Your Local Dogs and Cats

Our friends at Floating Bridge Brewing, one of our neighborhood’s nearest breweries, have hosted quite a few fundraisers since they opened their doors just a couple of years ago. Now, they offer us the opportunity to lend a helping paw to our local furry friends. Dawn writes: Working behind the bar, I can tell that […]

    Drink to Support Your Local Dogs and Cats | Wallyhood
    Our friends at Floating Bridge Brewing, one of our neighborhood's nearest breweries, have hosted quite a few fundraisers since they opened their doors just a couple of years ago. Now, they offer us the opportunity to lend a helping paw to our local furry friends.
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jul 06

Teen Books & Ice Cream Party

Do you have a teen in your household use who loves reading? Or a bored one who just hasn’t found the right book yet? This summer we have a Book Bingo just for teens! Readers will get a free book and entries into a prize drawing for completing a row and more for getting a full blackout. […]

    Teen Books & Ice Cream Party | Wallyhood
    Do you have a teen in your household use who loves reading? Or a bored one who just hasn't found the right book yet? This summer we have a Book Bingo just for teens! Readers will get a free book and entries into a prize drawing for completing a row and more for getting a full blackout.
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jul 05

Wallingford Family Parade July 14th- Volunteers Wanted

The Wallingford Family Parade is calling all volunteers.  Mike Ruby, long time contributor to the neighborhood and the blog, writes in: Be a part of one of Seattle’s oldest and most loved events, the Wallingford Family Parade! This year’s parade date is July 14, Bastille Day, so producers have proclaimed all of Wallingford “French for […]

    Wallingford Family Parade July 14th- Volunteers Wanted | Wallyhood
    The Wallingford Family Parade is calling all volunteers. Mike Ruby, long time contributor to the neighborhood and the blog, writes in: Be a part of one of Seattle's oldest and most loved events, the Wallingford Family Parade! This year's parade date is July 14, Bastille Day, so producers have proclaimed all of Wallingford "French for ...
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jul 04

Prove your smarts on America’s birthday

In addition to the festivities and fireworks happening tomorrow in Gas Works Park, you can test your knowledge of our constitution and maybe earn a beer. See the below note from Wallyhood reader Loren: Hey Wallyhood, this is Loren from the Constitutional Quiz (as heard on NPR). As some of you already know, every 4th […]

    Prove your smarts on America's birthday | Wallyhood
    In addition to the festivities and fireworks happening tomorrow in Gas Works Park, you can test your knowledge of our constitution and maybe earn a beer. See the below note from Wallyhood reader Loren: Hey Wallyhood, this is Loren from the Constitutional Quiz (as heard on NPR).
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jul 01

Wallingford Playfield Community Meeting – July 10, 6 -7:30pm

The process for upgrading the Wallingford Playfield is in full swing.  Jordan wrote about it earlier and provided much of the necessary context.  The executive summary: the city has $400,000 to upgrade the playfield equipment and they want community input. First, there is a survey.  If you have not completed the  survey,  it is still […]

    Wallingford Playfield Community Meeting - July 10, 6 -7:30pm | Wallyhood
    The process for upgrading the Wallingford Playfield is in full swing. Jordan wrote about it earlier and provided much of the necessary context. The executive summary: the city has $400,000 to upgrade the playfield equipment and they want community input. First, there is a survey.
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jun 28

Wallingford athlete to compete in the summer Special Olympics in Seattle

This July 1st–6th, 3000 Special Olympic athletes will compete in 14 different categories of sport for the 50th anniversary of the games. Our local Olympic competitor, Virginia, will be competing in the gymnastics events being held at Seattle Pacific University on July 3rd, 4th, and 5th at 8:30 a.m. Here’s a note from Virginia: Hi Neighbors! I […]

    Wallingford athlete to compete in the summer Special Olympics in Seattle | Wallyhood
    This July 1st-6th, 3000 Special Olympic athletes will compete in 14 different categories of sport for the 50th anniversary of the games. Our local Olympic competitor, Virginia, will be competing in the gymnastics events being held at Seattle Pacific University on July 3rd, 4th, and 5th at 8:30 a.m.
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jun 26

Recreational Cannabis for Health and Happiness

The Wallingford Community Senior Center is hosting an event with Hashtag Cannabis on Tuesday 6/26 that is open to the public. From the WCSC: Event: Recreational Cannabis for Health and Happiness Location: Wallingford Community Senior Center: 4649 Sunnyside Ave N Suite #140 Date/Time: Tuesday, June 26th, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Description: Seattle is full of recreational cannabis; have you […]

    Recreational Cannabis for Health and Happiness | Wallyhood
    The Wallingford Community Senior Center is hosting an event with Hashtag Cannabis on Tuesday 6/26 that is open to the public. From the WCSC: Event: Recreational Cannabis for Health and Happiness Location: Wallingford Community Senior Center: 4649 Sunnyside Ave N Suite #140 Date/Time: Tuesday, June 26th, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jun 25

“Make a Splash” to fight the Summer Slump

School’s out for summer, and kids everywhere are rejoicing. But it won’t be long until parents hear the dreaded “I’m bored.” Happily, the Seattle Public Library has plenty of enriching opportunities planned… and they are all FREE. Summer of Learning has something for everyone. This year’s theme is Make a Splash, and features wonderful art by […]

    "Make a Splash" to fight the Summer Slump | Wallyhood
    School's out for summer, and kids everywhere are rejoicing. But it won't be long until parents hear the dreaded "I'm bored." Happily, the Seattle Public Library has plenty of enriching opportunities planned... and they are all FREE. Summer of Learning has something for everyone.
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jun 24

4 to Explore Survey Results

(Alex Pedersen, publisher of 4toExplore, and a Wallyhood sponsor, recently ran a survey on local issues. Here are the results.) We heard your voice and the results are HERE. Nearly 400 subscribers from Wallingford to Wedgwood completed our 14-question survey about local issues May 8-10, 2018. We believe our city government should “conduct official surveys […]

    4 to Explore Survey Results | Wallyhood
    (Alex Pedersen, publisher of 4toExplore, and a Wallyhood sponsor, recently ran a survey on local issues. Here are the results.) We heard your voice and the results are HERE. Nearly 400 subscribers from Wallingford to Wedgwood completed our 14-question survey about local issues May 8-10, 2018.
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jun 22

Kids on 45th—Anniversary Extravaganza This Saturday!

I can’t believe it has been a year since Kids on 45th was bought and refreshed by Elise Worthy and her fabulous team. Join them this weekend to celebrate with the help of other neighborhood businesses:  Saturday, June 23rd, join us all day for giveaways, treats, and fun! What: Kids on 45th Anniversary Extravaganza When: 6/23/2018, […]

    Kids on 45th-Anniversary Extravaganza This Saturday! | Wallyhood
    I can't believe it has been a year since Kids on 45th was bought and refreshed by Elise Worthy and her fabulous team. Join them this weekend to celebrate with the help of other neighborhood businesses: Saturday, June 23rd, join us all day for giveaways, treats, and fun!
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jun 20

Tweedy and Popp for Sale

Thinking of buying a hardware store and have an extra $399,000 hanging around? Well, today could be your lucky day. Tweedy and Popp at Wallingford Center is for sale. You can check out the listing here or here (if that first link won’t work). I spoke to Paul Kim, the listing agent at Helix Real […]

    Tweedy and Popp for Sale | Wallyhood
    Thinking of buying a hardware store and have an extra $399,000 hanging around? Well, today could be your lucky day. Tweedy and Popp at Wallingford Center is for sale. You can check out the listing here or here (if that first link won't work). I spoke to Paul Kim, the listing agent at Helix Real ...
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jun 19

Funeral Planning Presentation

The Wallingford United Methodist Church on 42nd and Bagley is hosting a funeral planning presentation for those wishing to take control of the Big Exit. Writes Nancy: Join your neighbors for a presentation by Kathy Long, Executive Director of Peoples’ Memorial Association, a nonprofit organization that provides funeral education and advocacy. The event is aimed […]

    Funeral Planning Presentation | Wallyhood
    The Wallingford United Methodist Church on 42nd and Bagley is hosting a funeral planning presentation for those wishing to take control of the Big Exit. Writes Nancy: Join your neighbors for a presentation by Kathy Long, Executive Director of Peoples' Memorial Association, a nonprofit organization that provides funeral education and advocacy.
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jun 17

New Mexican Eatery Comes to Stone Way

Let’s taco about it! Blinking neon lights announced a swanky new Mexican restaurant in the neighborhood. With Super Bueno, seasoned (no pun there!) restaurateur Ethan Stowell added another feather to his cap. It is located on Stone Way, which has many American joints/bars which serve the odd tacos or poke bowl, but no proper restaurants […]

    New Mexican Eatery Comes to Stone Way | Wallyhood
    Let's taco about it! Blinking neon lights announced a swanky new Mexican restaurant in the neighborhood. With Super Bueno, seasoned (no pun there!) restaurateur Ethan Stowell added another feather to his cap. It is located on Stone Way, which has many American joints/bars which serve the odd tacos or poke bowl, but no proper restaurants ...
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jun 15

Fremont Fair and Solstice Parade

Here’s your reminder that this weekend is the Fremont Fair and Solstice Parade, and Mother Nature has blessed us with a gorgeous weekend to enjoy it with. The Solstice Parade kicks off at NW 39th St and Leary Way NW at 1 pm on Saturday with the famous Naked Bicycle ride (captured in quirkiness by local […]

    Fremont Fair and Solstice Parade | Wallyhood
    Here's your reminder that this weekend is the Fremont Fair and Solstice Parade, and Mother Nature has blessed us with a gorgeous weekend to enjoy it with. The Solstice Parade kicks off at NW 39th St and Leary Way NW at 1 pm on Saturday with the famous Naked Bicycle ride (captured in quirkiness by local ...
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jun 13

Cornhole Tournament

These are desperate times for those fleeing their home countries for safety and freedom. In the face of the stunning injustices the president’s government has been inflicting on those in need, many of us are wondering what can one person do. Despite the walls going up (literal or figurative), there are still organizations working to […]

    Cornhole Tournament | Wallyhood
    These are desperate times for those fleeing their home countries for safety and freedom. In the face of the stunning injustices the president's government has been inflicting on those in need, many of us are wondering what can one person do. Despite the walls going up (literal or figurative), there are still organizations working to ...
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jun 11

Challah Making At Farmers Market

Growing up, my family was not particularly religious. I learned Hebrew from a private tutor, alongside the children of a couple family friends, but only stepped foot in a synagogue once or twice throughout my childhood. My family was part of a group of similarly-minded Jewish families that would gather in a church basement on […]

    Challah Making At Farmers Market | Wallyhood
    Growing up, my family was not particularly religious. I learned Hebrew from a private tutor, alongside the children of a couple family friends, but only stepped foot in a synagogue once or twice throughout my childhood. My family was part of a group of similarly-minded Jewish families that would gather in a church basement on ...
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jun 08

Summer Pop-Up At Northwest Shop

Matt from the Pacific Northwest Shop (4411 Wallingford Ave N, a Wallyhood sponsor) writes: Summer doesn’t officially start for another few weeks, but the Pacific Northwest Shop will begin celebrating early with their Second Saturdays of Summer event kicking off this weekend. Select groups of local makers will be coming to the shop each second Saturday in […]

    Summer Pop-Up At Northwest Shop | Wallyhood
    Matt from the Pacific Northwest Shop (4411 Wallingford Ave N, a Wallyhood sponsor) writes: Summer doesn't officially start for another few weeks, but the Pacific Northwest Shop will begin celebrating early with their Second Saturdays of Summer event kicking off this weekend. Select groups of local makers will be coming to the shop each second Saturday in ...
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jun 07

Summer Reading for Grownups

Each year I get excited about summer vacation. I go to schools and talk up fun programs to kids and teens, and share with them some of the books I’ve enjoyed. I daydream about long weeks with nothing to do, but visit the library and read read read. I was definitely one of those kids […]

    Summer Reading for Grownups | Wallyhood
    Each year I get excited about summer vacation. I go to schools and talk up fun programs to kids and teens, and share with them some of the books I've enjoyed. I daydream about long weeks with nothing to do, but visit the library and read read read.
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jun 05

Repaving of 40th, 50th and Green Lake Way at the Wallingford Community Council – Wed, June 6, 7pm

40th, 50th, and Green Lake Way north of 50th are all to be repaved next year, which includes a full redesign of the streets that is happening now. Current plans swap out parking lanes for bike lanes, with protected bike lanes added to 40th and a cycle track added to Green Lake Way. In the […]

    Repaving of 40th, 50th and Green Lake Way at the Wallingford Community Council - Wed, June 6, 7pm | Wallyhood
    40th, 50th, and Green Lake Way north of 50th are all to be repaved next year, which includes a full redesign of the streets that is happening now. Current plans swap out parking lanes for bike lanes, with protected bike lanes added to 40th and a cycle track added to Green Lake Way.
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jun 03

Volunteer to Help the Fruit – Today and June 5th

City Fruit is a Seattle non profit that promotes the cultivation of urban fruit to build strong communities.  They saw the abundance of fruit trees in the city, and how little of the fruit was consumed.   They have done great work to solve that problem.  Last year they harvested 34,000 pounds of fruit with […]

    Volunteer to Help the Fruit - Today and June 5th | Wallyhood
    City Fruit is a Seattle non profit that promotes the cultivation of urban fruit to build strong communities. They saw the abundance of fruit trees in the city, and how little of the fruit was consumed. They have done great work to solve that problem. Last year they harvested 34,000 pounds of fruit with ...
    https://www.wallyhood.org

Jun 03

Wallingford Yard Sale

I’m taking advantage of my publisher privilege to invite you all to visit my yard sale today. Sunday, June 3rd only, 8 am – 3 pm, lots of good stuff, including: Camping and climbing equipment Snow chains for trucks and cars Kids books and toys Computer displays, cords and brand new Chromebook Pillows, pillows, pillows […]

    Wallingford Yard Sale | Wallyhood
    I'm taking advantage of my publisher privilege to invite you all to visit my yard sale today. Sunday, June 3rd only, 8 am - 3 pm, lots of good stuff, including: Camping and climbing equipment Snow chains for trucks and cars Kids books and toys Computer displays, cords and brand new Chromebook Pillows, pillows, pillows ...
    https://www.wallyhood.org

May 31

Wallingford Real Estate Update

(This post provided by Wallingford realtors Kris Murphy & Daniela Dombrowski of Keller Williams. They are Wallyhood sponsors.) I am sure you have all heard by now, the Seattle Real Estate market is incredibly competitive (HUGE UNDERSTATEMENT).  Here is a more localized look at our own neighborhood.  I had to check my figures twice to make […]

    Wallingford Real Estate Update | Wallyhood
    (This post provided by Wallingford realtors Kris Murphy & Daniela Dombrowski of Keller Williams. They are Wallyhood sponsors.) I am sure you have all heard by now, the Seattle Real Estate market is incredibly competitive (HUGE UNDERSTATEMENT). Here is a more localized look at our own neighborhood.
    https://www.wallyhood.org

May 29

Wallingford Playfield Update

Wallingford Playfield equipment is scheduled to be replaced this Fall (and will be closed for a while while that happens) due to a termite infestation in the swings. While they’re replacing the swings, they’ll be replacing all the old equipment with metal equipment as well, presumably to avert future termite incursions. It’s a $400,000 project, […]

    Wallingford Playfield Update | Wallyhood
    Wallingford Playfield equipment is scheduled to be replaced this Fall (and will be closed for a while while that happens) due to a termite infestation in the swings. While they're replacing the swings, they'll be replacing all the old equipment with metal equipment as well, presumably to avert future termite incursions.
    https://www.wallyhood.org

May 26

CityGrown Farms

From everything I’ve heard, the Wallingford Farmers Market in Meridian Park burst into full bloom this year: Wallingford turned out in droves both of the last two Wednesdays, with a lines at the produce stands and a park full of families. But if you didn’t manage to get your produce there, you have another local […]

    CityGrown Farms | Wallyhood
    From everything I've heard, the Wallingford Farmers Market in Meridian Park burst into full bloom this year: Wallingford turned out in droves both of the last two Wednesdays, with a lines at the produce stands and a park full of families. But if you didn't manage to get your produce there, you have another local ...
    https://www.wallyhood.org

May 24

Warm Season Crops – the time to plant is NOW!

The weather is heating up and the sun has been shining bright! Our summer evenings will soon be filled with picnics at Gas Works or neighborhood BBQs and many of those meals will be brimming with local cucumbers, tomatoes, and melons!  These are all delicious foods to keep us cool on those hot summer days. […]

    Warm Season Crops - the time to plant is NOW! | Wallyhood
    The weather is heating up and the sun has been shining bright! Our summer evenings will soon be filled with picnics at Gas Works or neighborhood BBQs and many of those meals will be brimming with local cucumbers, tomatoes, and melons! These are all delicious foods to keep us cool on those hot summer days.
    https://www.wallyhood.org

May 22

Cubes Baking Anniversary Celebration

This Saturday, May 26, Cubes Baking Co. (2315 N. 45th St) will be celebrating their one year anniversary in Wallingford, and are having a little party to celebrate, noon – 5 pm, including Loteria every hour for a free cube Elotes by Amano Seattle Handmade crafts for sale by MariGlvn and Amano Seattle Birthday cake conchas A goodie bag raffle […]

    Cubes Baking Anniversary Celebration | Wallyhood
    This Saturday, May 26, Cubes Baking Co. (2315 N. 45th St) will be celebrating their one year anniversary in Wallingford, and are having a little party to celebrate, noon - 5 pm, including Loteria every hour for a free cube Elotes by Amano Seattle Handmade crafts for sale by MariGlvn and Amano Seattle Birthday cake conchas A goodie bag raffle ...
    https://www.wallyhood.org

May 20

Wood art in the hood

The sun is out, and it’s a good time to pound the pavements and bask in the lovely weather while we can! If you, like me, enjoy walking all around our eclectic neighbourhood, you’d have noticed a beautiful carved tree trunk at 37th & Burke! When one of our editors tipped me off about this, […]

    Wood art in the hood | Wallyhood
    The sun is out, and it's a good time to pound the pavements and bask in the lovely weather while we can! If you, like me, enjoy walking all around our eclectic neighbourhood, you'd have noticed a beautiful carved tree trunk at 37th & Burke!
    https://www.wallyhood.org

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