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Cindy Hval

Cindy Hval is a freelance columnist for the Voices neighborhood sections. Her Front Porch column appears twice a month in the Thursday Voice.

Recent Stories

UPDATED: Wed., June 21, 2017, 6:30 p.m.

Front Porch: Gentle touch makes for ideal spa visit

Soothing music. Delightful fragrances. The absence of ringing phones or pinging emails. And best of all, the only time anyone says my name is to ask me how I’m feeling. There’s nothing like a spa ...

UPDATED: Sun., June 18, 2017, 10:09 p.m.

Dean Davis: Finding My Father

At 16, Spokane photographer Dean Davis learned his biological father was not the man who raised him. The revelation led Davis on a 35-year quest to find his real father. And when he finally did, he...

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Recent Blog Posts

Wed., June 21, 2017, 5 p.m.

Parting Shot: Strawberry Fields Forever

Strawberries have a short, sweet season in the Inland Northwest, and people line up to get them while the picking is good. Check out all of Kathy Plonka's gorgeous photos in the link below. We t...

Wed., June 21, 2017, 4:30 p.m.

Bayview Daze to give Vietnam vets warm welcome 

Armed with a flatbed to carry veterans unable to walk the half-mile parade route down Main Avenue, and with pizzas donated from Domino’s and Pizza Hut, Vietnam veterans from within 100 miles of Ba...

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