Stories tagged: neighbors
Wed., Nov. 22, 2017
Miss Manners: Screaming neighbors giving whole building a headache
Miss Manners advice column for Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017.
UPDATED: Tue., May 9, 2017, 11:19 p.m.
Neighbors decry vulgar signs at ‘bikini barista’ stand in Spokane’s Hillyard neighborhood
Alicia Hoover stood at a bus stop in the Hillyard neighborhood and squinted at a street sign a block away. “Two things certain in life,” the sign read on Tuesday …
Fri., Sept. 9, 2016
Flipped home ends chronic nuisance
In May, a new owner moved into the house after it went through an extreme makeover, all thanks to collaboration between the city and a real estatement lending investment company …
Thu., June 9, 2016
100 years ago in Spokane: Responding to aliases and disguises, police opt to fingerprint arrested women
From our archives, 100 years ago Spokane police were using a relatively new technology – fingerprinting – to identify “every woman, white or colored, arrested by police during the last …
Wed., May 18, 2016
Zulfi Ahmed: Hey Muslims, reach out and get involved
Put a moratorium on building houses of prayers and put your money in houses that give shelter, safety and hope to humanity.
Fri., May 9, 2014
Movie review: ‘Neighbors’ brings full supply of raunchy laughs
“Neighbors” is an “Animal House” for “The Hangover” era, a frat-boy comedy that pushes the rude and raunchy envelope into daring and dirty new territory. Hilariously coarse, reasonably shrewd and …
Sun., Sept. 30, 2012
Nightmare neighbors upset neighborhoods, strain resources
Karen Cronin was sitting in her front room across the street from Underhill Park when she witnessed her 5-year-old grandson being struck by another child wielding a stick. Another time, …
UPDATED: Wed., July 18, 2012, 3:14 p.m.
Spokane Valley argument ends in stabbing
An argument between neighbors in the Spokane Valley Tuesday night ended with a man being stabbed with a sword, sheriff’s deputies say.
Thu., Jan. 26, 2012
Snow angels there to help after season’s first big storm
When the first really big snow of the season hit last week, the predictable chaos came with it. Streets were slick, sidewalks were buried, cars stalled and many struggled to …
Fri., Dec. 3, 2010
Vestal: Neighbor lends hand year-round
Good fences make good neighbors, says the cranky man in the Frost poem. But he was wrong, of course. Snowblowers make good neighbors.
Fri., May 28, 2010
Medical Lake family attacked with pepper spray
A 31-year-old Medical Lake man is accused of assaulting a family with pepper spray in a dispute over a tricycle. Andrew Nelson Evans was arrested after sheriff’s deputies found a …
Fri., April 24, 2009, 9:03 p.m.
Watchful neighbor nabs burglar
It pays to know your neighbors. An elderly Spokane couple learned this firsthand Friday when a neighbor armed with a gun stopped a man he saw stealing items from the …