Stories tagged: Kristen Griffin
SUNDAY, FEB. 6, 2011
Bemiss neighborhood losing a landmark
Until recently, the Olive It Cafe was a source of pride for many in the Bemiss neighborhood. The restaurant and coffee house – located in a remodeled historic grocery where …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 29, 2010
Old alarm center set for demolition if landmarks panel agrees
On the bank of one of the most dramatic parts of Spokane Falls is a mostly ignored vacant building that may soon be handed the same fate as its neighbor …
THURSDAY, DEC. 16, 2010
Commission: YMCA ineligible for historic listing
The former YMCA in Riverfront Park is headed for a date with the wrecking ball. The Spokane City-County Historic Landmarks Commission voted 9-0 on Wednesday that the building is not …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 15, 2010, 4:29 P.M.
Commission rejects historic designation for old Y
The former YMCA in Riverfront Park is headed for a date with the wreaking ball. The Spokane City-County Historic Landmarks Commission voted 9-0 on Wednesday that the building is not …
SUNDAY, DEC. 12, 2010
Old YMCA worth saving? Landmarks panel to decide
It could be the final chapter for the former downtown YMCA. Or it could be the start of more painstaking, political maneuvering.