Stories tagged: New Year
Sat., Dec. 23, 2017, 9:49 a.m.
New year to be a challenge for Republicans in Congress
Their tax bill triumph in the rear-view mirror, Republicans running Congress face a 2018 in which they’ll need Democratic votes to get almost anything done.
Sun., Jan. 1, 2017, 5:12 p.m.
Spokane area welcomes first baby of the new year in the wee hours
Long after the fireworks had exploded, the boisterous yelling had quieted and the excitement fizzled, Crystal Morford took part in a different kind of celebration, welcoming her daughter and the …
Mon., Feb. 8, 2016, 11 a.m.
Chinese visit temples, fairs to ring in Year of the Monkey
Chinese and others around Asia flocked to temples and fairs to pray for good health and fortune on Monday, the first day of the Lunar New Year.
Thu., Jan. 1, 2015, 7 a.m.
The Spokesman-Review looks back at 2014
There was plenty of smoke to get in our eyes in 2014. Like the smoke from record fires that burned Central Washington. Or the smoke from recreational marijuana that went …
Thu., Jan. 1, 2015
Looking ahead, but remembering legends lost
I’m excited for the New Year – 2015 is just hours old and already it holds great promise. A new year always does. The Seahawks are poised to make January …
Thu., Dec. 29, 2011
Religion Notebook: Services ring in new year
Sunday begins a new year filled with new possibilities. Area churches are starting the year with special services. • St. David’s Episcopal Church, 7315 N. Wall St., will hold a …
Sat., Jan. 1, 2011
Anticipation of brighter days beats hibernation
Are you SAD? Or are you just plain sad? This time of year, I’m always a little of both. The days are short and dark, which also describes my temper …
Thu., Dec. 30, 2010
Clark: New year promises plenty of tears over spilled soy milk
Put down your snow shovels a moment and prepare to be blown away. It’s time again for Clarnak the Magnanimous to deliver his guaranteed* predictions for the coming New Year.
Wed., Dec. 29, 2010
Launch New Year with karmic cuisine such as dumplings
People around the world welcome the new year with a mix of tradition and superstition. In China, dumplings shaped like gold ingots embody hope for a prosperous new year.
Wed., Dec. 31, 2008
New Year offers chance for a fresh start
Whether you’re resolving to eat more meals at home, learn to love vegetables or add a few new kitchen tricks to your repertoire, there’s help for those New Year’s promises. …