Grocery Outlet

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Norm & Tammy @ Grocery Outlet Norm & Tammy: Owners of the Grocery Outlet, find them working on the floor! Part of our community: Their passion is schools. They provide all the food for the annual Ballard Performing Arts spaghetti dinner fundraiser. They also donate to students, including annual donations of Thanksgiving Meals and the snacks for Ballard Grads Bus. And that's just a small sampling! Hiring Philosophy: look for nice people.  "You can't teach people to be nice," Norm said. "But you can teach them what they need to know to work in [...]

Sasha @ Sasha Moon Salon

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Sasha @ Sasha Moon Salon Sasha: Owner and stylist at Sasha Moon Salon. Washington native. Curly hair and color expert. Hugger. The salon: has 3 stylists and one permanent makeup artist. Lets bring the down town, up town: We are a high end salon with advanced training and easy parking. I'm trained from high end salons: and I want to keep our services high end. I have high expectations of my employees and they have high expectations of themselves. I teach my employees, once a month we do classes here. The [...]

Spencer @ Turntables & Trails

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Spencer @ Turntables & Trails Owner: Spencer Carson Started in: September 2016. This is what I love:  I spent several years in Portland working at a store called Next Adventure, I ran their used department. I've done a large portion of the Pacific Crest Trail, my wife did the entire trail. And the audio gear is so fun. Getting to find unique pieces, quirky stuff. I've got a fair amount of vinyl at home and too many speakers. A good Northwest blend: think of all your friends, neighbors, coworkers. How [...]

Kelly @ The Dane

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Kelly @ The Dane Kelly: Part owner and manages the day to day operations. Owners: Four people own The Dane: Kelly, Victor, Amy, and Jason. It all began: When I met Amy on the rink. We were members of team CarnEvil on the Jet City Roller Derby League out of Everett. The Dane started in: 2016. Open since March 2017. The building! An iconic building from the 1940's. It started as a grocery store. Then it was a video arcade. Then, an antique store. It is a long time business, and [...]

The People In Our Neighborhood

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Restaurants, shops, and services - Crown Hill has got you covered. The people who own and operate businesses help create our dynamic community! In this series, we want to highlight these individuals who make sure you have a place to grab a cup of coffee, a bag of dog food, toys for your friend's new baby. Keep an eye out for profiles of the people who keep Crown Hill working. Do you have a favorite business you'd like to highlight? Tell us about them! 

Crown Hill Business Kicks Off Monthly Meetups

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Business owners of Crown Hill met at The Dane for networking and discussion. The crowd was eclectic and represented different forms of business: small, super small, store fronts, and businesses operated from homes. This was the first monthly meetup that Crown Hill Village Association (CHV) hosted and we hope you can join us for the next 4th Monday meetup. The meetups are a casual opportunity for business owners to learn from and support each other. The monthly events will happen at rotating venues across the neighborhood, and will feature a theme and specialists on that theme. The goal is to [...]