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SATURDAY, NOV. 5, 2016

SATURDAY, NOV. 5, 2016, 4:08 P.M.

American Life in Poetry: ‘My Mother’s Music’ by Emilie Buchwald

Emilie Buchwald was the co-publisher and founding editor of Milkweed Editions in Minneapolis going on 40 years ago, and that press grew up to become one of the finest literary publishers in our country. Today she edits children’s books at Gryphon Press, which she also founded. Here’s a lovely remembrance from her new book, “The Moment’s Only Moment,” from Nodin Press.

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In this July 26, 2016 file photo, Mila Kunis, a cast member in "Bad Moms," poses at the premiere of the film at the Mann Village Theatre in Los Angeles. Kunis says in a new essay that anytime she experiences gender bias at work, she's going to speak up about it. The 33-year-old actress-producer says in the essay published Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016, that women have been conditioned to believe that their livelihoods might be threatened if they speak out against sexist behavior. (Chris Pizzello / AP)

SATURDAY, NOV. 5, 2016, 11 A.M.

Mila Kunis pens essay promising intolerance for gender bias

She says a producer once told her she’d “never work in this town again” when she refused to pose “semi-naked” for a men’s magazine to promote a film. More recently, she says, another producer described her in a business email as “One of biggest actors in Hollywood and soon to be Ashton’s wife and baby momma!!!”

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Based on pigments from the 18th and 19th centuries, Williamsburg Wythe Blue, a color in Benjamin Moore’s Williamsburg Collection, was developed with historians in Virginia’s Colonial Williamsburg. (Timeless Paints - Benjamin Moore / Timeless Paints - Benjamin Moore)

SATURDAY, NOV. 5, 2016

For a look that’s truly timeless, choose historical paint colors

Every autumn, the major paint brands name colors they think will dominate decorating trends the following year. So far, 2017 looks fancy. There’s Dunn-Edwards’s Honey Glow, Benjamin Moore’s Shadow and Pratt & Lambert’s Leafy Bower – confident, saturated jewel tones designed to make a bold statement or evoke a sense of glamour. After a five-year fixation with gray, these are certainly exciting choices.

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SATURDAY, NOV. 5, 2016

The Slice: Crafting a new attitude

Crafts fair season has arrived. So, guys, let me ask you something. Does your unhappy demeanor while accompanying your wife or significant other to a crafts sale make casual onlookers suspect they might be witnessing a hostage situation? Yes? Well, ...

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FRIDAY, NOV. 4, 2016


In this Oct. 15 photo, singer Beyonce Knowles attends the Tidal X: 1015 benefit concert in New York. (Evan Agostini / Associated Press)

FRIDAY, NOV. 4, 2016, 11:59 A.M.

Beyonce, Kaepernick, Hart among Ebony Power 100 honorees

LOS ANGELES – Beyonce, Serena Williams, Colin Kaepernick and Kevin Hart are among 100 black leaders being recognized by Ebony magazine. The magazine revealed its annual Power 100 list Friday, which recognizes outstanding achievements by black entertainers, corporate heads and ...

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Jim Bailey’s “Funnel,” part of the EWU Visiting Artist Series. (Courtesy photo)

FRIDAY, NOV. 4, 2016, 8 A.M.

Guest artist in new Range series bring printmaking expertise to Spokane

To inspire local audiences, and maybe even rectify a few false impressions, nationally known artist and art professor James Bailey will travel to Spokane next week from the University of Montana to talk about printmaking. Bailey is the first featured artist for the new Range visiting artist series, presented by the recent partnership of Eastern Washington University, Spokane Falls Community College, Gonzaga University’s Jundt Art Museum, and Terrain.

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Jim Kershner

Jim Kershner

Paul Turner

Paul Turner


Coloring pages

Coloring pages

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Blogs

The SliceLyrics that Mention Spokane Dept.

A Colville friend shared this. It's from a song called "She Got Arrested," on a 2016 album by a Los Angeles based band called The Interrupters. She got arrested for ...


Too Many CooksCandy-Making Day with Grandpa

Howard Mahan makes homemade candies with his grandchildren every Christmastime. This year was no different. The grandkids, they keep getting older. The first-born, she’s off at college across the state. ...



ClarksvilleMel McCuddin: The Art of Darkness

Inside a downtown gallery maybe two decades ago – that’s where I first got McCuddined. I recall strolling through the vast array of art when one canvas stopped me cold. ...





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