Stories tagged: baristas
Wed., March 19, 2014, 12:27 p.m.
Baristas hope packing pistols will discourage robberies
Krystal Cogswell wears a holstered pistol on her hip while pulling espresso at Jitterz Java in Northwest Spokane.
Thu., Feb. 20, 2014
Your coffee order includes a six-pack at Spokane stand
First came the nearly nude jiggling barista gals at XXXtreme Espresso. Now come the bare-chested beefcake boys, flaunting their tanned man muscles at Hot Cup of Joe.
Sat., Nov. 30, 2013
Spokane Valley City Council adopts ordinance on barista attire
At least one man used his smartphone to record the moment for posterity when the Spokane Valley City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to enact a new ordinance aimed at regulating …
Thu., Nov. 14, 2013
Barista ordinance advances in Spokane Valley
A crowd filled the Spokane Valley City Council chambers Tuesday to hear the council vote to advance an ordinance regulating barista attire. Two people spoke in favor of the ordinance, …
Sun., Nov. 3, 2013
Doug Clark: Egad, now it’s barbers with a little off the top
What’s going on around here? First it’s bikini baristas.
Fri., Nov. 1, 2013
Bikini Barista issue goes to Spokane County officials
The battle over bikini baristas moved this week to the Spokane County Courthouse, as county commissioners said they will hear from the public on their own version of an espresso …
Thu., Oct. 31, 2013
Spokane Valley council crafts proposal to address barista wear
The Spokane Valley City Council seemed pleased Tuesday with a proposed ordinance crafted to address topless baristas at a coffee shop just two doors down from City Hall. The council …
Fri., Oct. 4, 2013
Spokane Valley City Council takes on bikini baristas
Spokane Valley City Council members said Thursday they’d like to see a new law regulating nudity at drive-thru coffee stands, just days after the Spokane City Council turned down a …
Mon., Sept. 30, 2013, 10:23 p.m.
Spokane City Council rejects barista ordinance
Spokane City Council members rejected a proposal aimed at scantily clad baristas. The 4-2 vote against modifying unlawful public exposure laws brings an end to a passionate public debate that …
Thu., Sept. 12, 2013
Doug Clark: Bikini baristas at risk of a city cover-up
As we get ready to say so long to the summer of 2013, a burning question comes to mind. Whatever happened to Mike Fagan’s war on the bikini barista babe …
Thu., Sept. 24, 2009, 11:45 a.m.
5 Everett baristas accused of prostitution
Five bikini baristas have been accused of prostitution in Everett.