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South Perry Blog business archive

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 17, 2010

It's time to toot the neighborhood horn

Alright, those of us who live here already know that South Perry is a cool neighborhood, but would you check this out: the local blog SpoCOOL had it's own 'best of Spokane' contest and South Perry was a big winner. In the category best pizza,...

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WEDNESDAY, NOV. 10, 2010

SPBNA is gaining momentum

The South Perry Business and Neighborhood Association decided to start a boot, sock, hats, mitten and scarf drive to benefit students at Grant Elementary School. The blog agreed to help out setting this up.About 90 percent of kids at Grant qualify for free or reduced...

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TUESDAY, OCT. 12, 2010

It's time for the annual meeting...

.... introductions begin in a minute followed by reports from neighborhood organizations like the Farmers Market and COPS. Mayor Mary Verner is scheduled to speak at 7 p.m. followed by council members Richard Rush and Jon Snyder. The South Perry Neighborhood and Business Association’s annual...

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WEDNESDAY, OCT. 6, 2010

Annual neighborhood meeting next week

The South Perry Neighborhood and Business Association is having its annual meeting on Tuesday, October 12, at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Emmanuel Family Life Center located at 631 S. Richard Allen Court.Neighbors and businesses in the area are all invited...

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WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 29, 2010

What's in a name?

Look at any map of Spokane and you will not find the words “South Perry." Yet in the local (and national) media you hear a lot about Spokane’s “revitalized” South Perry neighborhood. Real estate agents refer to the South Perry neighborhood when listing the amenities...

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THURSDAY, SEPT. 9, 2010

Business and neighborhood association update

The South Perry Business and Neighborhood Association meets on the first Tuesday of every month at 6 p.m. at the Perry Street Cafe - and it needs your help and input. The organization formed years ago when businesses were first moving into the district, and...

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MONDAY, AUG. 9, 2010

No meeting tomorrow

This just in from the South Perry Business and Neigborhood Association:Friends, the SPBNA has traditionally taken off the month of August. Our current executive committee decided to continue that tradition as three of our four officers are out of town this week. We will be...

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WEDNESDAY, JULY 14, 2010

Business and Neighborhood Association update 

The South Perry Business and Neighborhood Association met at the Perry Street Cafe last night. The business district is part of the East Central Neighborhood Council, yet years ago broke out a smaller business and neighborhood association to better be able to deal with South...

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THURSDAY, JULY 1, 2010

THURSDAY, JUNE 17, 2010

Vintage clothing on South Perry

There's a new shop on South Perry. Summer Hightower has opened Veda Lux Boutique in the tiny little white house located right next to Lorien's windmill - the address is 1006 South Perry Street, and the hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. "I've been...

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WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16, 2010

Odds, ends and this week's blog alert

By Thursday, the Lantern has been closed for vacation for one week - it will be closed for one more week. Yes, some of us are counting the days. Across the street, South Perry Pizza has changed its summer hours: Still closed on Mondays, but...

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SATURDAY, JUNE 5, 2010

Missing business? 

I ran into Mark Mayers of One World Spokane Cafe at a function yesterday. We chatted for a bit, the cafe is going great and somehow that got me thinking of which businesses we are missing on South Perry Street. I stopped by the gas...

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THURSDAY, MAY 20, 2010

The Shop is located at 924 S. Perry Street. Call: 509-534-1647

Growing neighborhood businesses 

It's been a busy morning here on South Perry - lots of neighbors and business owners stopped by to chat and the theme of the morning was business development. Photographer Craig Sweat has had his studio in the neighborhood for a long time. "The business...

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MONDAY, MAY 17, 2010

Reverend Debra Conklin, right, of Liberty Park United Methodist Church, is shown at Celas Maya Spanish School in Xela, Guatemala. Next to Conklin is Maria, her Spanish tutor. Conklin is the new president of the South Perry Business and Neighborhood Association (SPBNA).

New president of SPBNA

The South Perry Business and Neighborhood Association elected a new president last week. Deb Conklin, pastor at Liberty Park United Methodist Church, is serving through this fall while former president Geoff White of the Perry Street Café is focusing his efforts completely on the upcoming...

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Pia Hallenberg covers everything going on in the South Perry neighborhood, where she lives.