The West Central Community Center has received a new, futuristic friend. The Spokane Public Library opened a 24-hour library kiosk at the center this week in an attempt to better serve a community that has had limited resources in the past.
I miss the internet. Not the internet of today, of course, a boiling sewage pit of rage and desperation.
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From the moment he moved to Eastern Washington for his father's new job as superintendent of the Davenport School District, Drew Kowalkowski experienced a mild, if indirect, form of culture shock.
The Palouse has inspired countless artists with its iconic vistas of grain-covered hills, yellow-gold and green against an azure blue sky and dotted with farmsteads.
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Imagine a fantasy world of your own design... except that it's built to torture your most loathed enemy. What would that look like?
I always naively look forward to summer, thinking it's going to be a magical season in which all I have is free time, that my lack of money somehow isn't a massive hindrance, and that day-drinking is fun, not depressing, and totally worth it.
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Are we living in the end times?
Spokatopia was founded with the ambitious goal of providing outdoor gear demos and clinics that engage outdoors experts but not alienate families or beginners.
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With the morning sun streaming in through high street-facing windows and the rich aroma of roasted coffee mixing with the faint musk of old wood, First Avenue Coffee is invigorating, warm and familiar.
We arrive in Pullman at the middle of the day, feeling a little hungry.
Where there's smoke, there's fire.
Newly opened in the heart of downtown Spokane, Heritage Bar & Kitchen is steadfastly loyal to two overarching themes: family and the city it calls home.
When you grab a slice of pizza at DiNardi's, you're tapping into a long-standing family tradition of Italian culinary magic.
Torie and Thom Foote have always grown their own food, first in Alaska, where they lived for 30 years, and more recently in Colbert, where they relocated in 2011.
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Week of July 19
Sommelier at Crave Event: I've never done this and wouldn't know how you'd get in touch, even if you happened to see it, but I was the guy with long hair and a bandana at Crave on Sunday.
Week of July 12
Mulch buyer at Home Depot: I saw you as you were checking out on Monday. Turned out I was parked next to you and I kept glancing at you as you unloaded your shopping cart.
Week of July 5
From the Bearded Mt. Dew Guy I walked into Subway during my lunch break with several co-workers and laid eyes on you immediately...
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