Posts tagged: Spokane neighborhoods
Today's Slice question: If the South Hill and the North Side were separate cities, what would be the perfect names for each?
Today's Slice question: Do people who grew up in one part of Spokane but now live in an altogether different section of the city retain any loyalty to their old neighborhood?
Five neighborhoods whose names could have doubled as old station wagon models.
5. Balboa. 4. Manito. 3. Comstock. 2. Grandview. 1. Minnehaha.
You know. At what point does it become just the South Hill?
A) 10th. B) 14th. C) Where you stop being able to read at night by the light of flashers on police cars and “Stay back” yellow tape is mostly used to protect reseeded areas. D) This is a stupid question because it suggests that bad things happen only in certain neighborhoods, which is ludicrous. E) Shoshone. F) Other.
A Spokane woman was heading home on a Delta flight from the Twin Cities.
Seated next to her was a pleasant woman coming here for a job interview.
Naturally, the job candidate was curious about Spokane. So the two of them got to talking.
Apparently the woman coming for a visit misheard one particular place name. But her conversation partner didn't correct her. In fact, she kind of liked the way it sounded.