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Two New Restaurants Doing Well in MLT

Times are tough these days but that hasn’t stopped two new Mountlake Terrace restaurants from succeeding. The Enterprise just ran a great article on two new MLT restaurants which we have recently covered, The Red Onion and Johnny Spuds. Read the excerpt below or read the entire article at the ... »

What Neighborhood Do You Live/Work In?

There are 6 official neighborhoods in Mountlake Terrace. See this PDF if you don’t know what the neighborhoods are. I’m interested in where MLTnews.com readers live/work in MLT. Vote in the poll below. If you’re reading this in a feed reader or email click through to vote. [poll id... »

Bartell Drugs Collecting School Tools For Kids In Need

Bartell Drugs Collecting School Tools For Kids In Need

Bartell Drugs has partnered with Star 101.5 and World Vision to collect school supplies for kids who may not be able to afford the otherwise. Federal Way-based World Vision, a globally-known charitable organization, is constantly collecting and housing school supplies for local children in need. Thi... »

19 Years Since MLT Burned, Finally a Brighter Future in Site

19 Years Since MLT Burned, Finally a Brighter Future in Site

19 years ago this week, Mountlake Terrace residents were in fear of yet another fire. On August 6, 1990, the East Plaza (current location of Elite Gymnastics) was destroyed by a fire. Five days later, the West Plaza (Double D Meats, Prime Pizza, etc.) was severely damaged by another fire. Two weeks ... »

August Nights Car Show: Week 2

August Nights Car Show: Week 2

Every Saturday in August there is a classic car show at 56th and 232nd in Mountlake Terrace. Last night was the second of 5 Saturday evening car shows that run from 4 PM – 8 PM. The public gets to vote for their favorite car and the winner is awarded a plaque. This week’s winner was a 19... »

Accident at 228th/44th

Accident at 228th/44th

This morning (Sunday) around 9 AM there was a car accident just south of 228th St. SW on 44th Ave. W in Mountlake Terrace, WA. There appeared to be only minor injuries. Though the photos below show firemen using “the jaws of life,” no on was in the car at the time. »

This Week at the MLT Library: August 9-15

This Week at the MLT Library: August 9-15

Monday, August 10 at 1 PM: Get Creative With Balloons Your library will explode with balloons galore — stories, tricks, games and, of course, balloon animals. Join in for a popping good time! For ages 5 to 11. Monday, August 10 at 3 PM: Book Buddies Parents! Is your 2nd or 3rd grader a relucta... »

Romios Pizza Restaurant For Sale

Romio’s Pizza on 56th and 242nd is for sale. You can own your very own Romio’s franchise for $180K. Sale includes all tenant improvements including security system, fixtures, POS and inventory. Anyone ever been to Romio’s? The pizza market in Mountlake Terrace is pretty saturated f... »

Firefighters Wrap Up Operations on Lake Ballinger Island

Firefighters Wrap Up Operations on Lake Ballinger Island

Update 8/13 12 PM: At 5:56 p.m. on 8/9, firefighters doing a follow-up check of Ballinger Island discovered a small hot spot in the peat and spent an hour dumping water on it to keep it from re-igniting. Update 8/5 10 PM: Firefighting operations are complete on Ballinger Island a week after an illeg... »

August Coffee With the City

August Coffee With the City

Tomorrow morning the City of Mountlake Terrace hosts its monthly “Coffee With the City”. This is intended to be a time when you can chat wth city officials in a casual atmosphere. If you ever have any questions about city happenings or wish to have your voice heard, this is a good time f... »

Lake Ballinger Fire Update

Lake Ballinger Fire Update

Update 8/4, 11 AM: Wildland firefighting crews are back at work today on Ballinger Island after making significant progress yesterday in extinguishing the peat bog fire that has smoldered there since last Wednesday. Our major concern has been the smoke and the impact its having on the community. W... »

DUI Traffic Stop Leads Officers to Marijuana Grow Operation

DUI Traffic Stop Leads Officers to Marijuana Grow Operation

Breaking news fomr the city of Mountlake Terrace Police Department: Shortly before midnight on Thursday, July 30, 2009, a City of Mountlake Terrace patrol officer stopped a vehicle in the 21900 block of 76th Avenue SW. The driver was arrested for driving under the influence and a search of the vehic... »

Found: Calico Cat

Found: Calico Cat

A calico colored cat was found in the Mountlake Terrace Police Department parking lot on Thursday, July 29. If you recognize this cat, please call CJ at (206) 799-8477. »

Hawks Girls Basketball

Hawks Girls Basketball

Here’s and update on the Mountlake Terrace High School girls basketball team from the Enterprise: The Mountlake Terrace girls basketball team will build around three returning seniors. Second-year coach David Brophy is looking to Mindy James, Corrine Pingul and Teryn Bouche to provide leadersh... »

Beat the Heat in Mountlake Terrace

Beat the Heat in Mountlake Terrace

It’s hot out there. A couple great ways to stay cool: The Mountlake Terrace pool has extended it’s leisure pool hours weekday morning. Usually weekday leisure pool hours are 7:30-9 but the’ve now added 10 AM-noon as well. See the entire summer swim schedule here [pdf]. The Mountlak... »

Fire On Lake Ballinger Island

Fire On Lake Ballinger Island

Update 6, 8/03 1 pm: See the latest update and photos from on the island here. Update 5, 7/31 6 pm: From the Seattle Times: On Friday, a firefighter suffered minor injuries while working on the island and was taken to an area hospital. For the past two days firefighters have attacked the fire on the... »

Fire on Lake Ballinger

Fire on Lake Ballinger

Update: See more photos and videos of the fire. Big fire on the island in Lake Ballinger right now »

Tour de Terrace Parade Videos

Click here for up to date Tour de Terrace information Here’s a few video clips from the Tour de Terrace parade last week: »

Water at the Dog Park!

Water at the Dog Park!

If I took one thing away from Friday’s Tour de Terrace parade is was that Mountlake Terrace residents want access to water at the dog park. Why did I come away with the message? Well, most of the city council members and the mayor were in the parade. Every time one of them came through (in a c... »

Tour de Terrace Parade Photos

Tour de Terrace Parade Photos

Click here for up to date Tour de Terrace information I took quite a few photos from the Tour de Terrace parade on Friday night and here are some of my favorite ones, click on them to see larger versions. View all of my Tour de Terrace photos here. »

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