Stories tagged: River Park Square
UPDATED: Sat., June 1, 2019, 7:33 p.m.
The Spokane Police Department and the Downtown Spokane Partnership hosted the Junior Police Academy on Saturday to introduce kids to the world of law enforcement.
UPDATED: Fri., May 3, 2019, 3:25 p.m.
The Pop Up Shop, presently in Steam Plant Square, is rebranding and relocating to River Park Square, a move that will accommodate additional space for artists to sell locally-made goods.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 5:37 p.m.
Seattle-based Flatstick Pub, a casual craft beer pub with a nine hole miniature golf course, is expanding its presence to Spokane.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:20 p.m.
The safety officer and suspect were sent to the hospital with minor injuries and released.
Mon., Dec. 31, 2018
The old Palace building got a complete makeover in mid-century style, for the incoming J.C. Penney store.
Sun., Dec. 23, 2018
The technology and requests may be different than they were at the old Crescent or Bon Marche department stores, but children still line up every year to bend the ear …
Thu., Dec. 13, 2018, 5 p.m.
River Park Square on Saturday will dedicate its first two floors to host 70 booths filled with local artists and craftspeople as part of Terrain’s first ever winter market. Dubbed …
UPDATED: Mon., June 18, 2018, 9:08 a.m.
Downtown Spokane welcomed its latest retail giant Thursday with the grand opening of the sportswear company’s shop at Main Street and Howard Avenue.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 3:37 p.m.
The city’s upper avenues once served as busy footpaths between bustling commercial centers. Today, two new skywalks are under construction at the former downtown Macy’s at a cost of about …
Mon., Dec. 18, 2017
In 1972, as Spokane was preparing for Expo ’74, retail shopping in the downtown area was undergoing big changes.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 9:26 p.m.
Singing a medley of carols at the base of a 50-foot Christmas tree, the Christian Youth Theater’s quartet evoked the yuletide spirit of hundreds at Riverpark Square on Friday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 10:49 p.m.
River Park Square typically prepares for the holiday season each November by hanging garlands in walkways, stringing bright lights in storefront windows and setting up the 50-foot Christmas tree in …
Mon., Nov. 6, 2017, 5:50 p.m.
Pendleton stores plans four-day opening event Pendleton Woolen Mills is having a four-day grand opening of its new Spokane store in downtown’s River Park Square.
Wed., Nov. 1, 2017
Held every two years, the Mayor’s Urban Design Awards recognize public projects within city limits that promote smart public improvements. This year’s top winner was the expansion at River Park …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 11:35 a.m.
When Johanna Julyan and her husband moved to Spokane and bought Bloem Flowers, Chocolates and Paperie in 1977 – then called Boehms Candies – she knew she had to find …
UPDATED: Thu., July 20, 2017, 6:29 a.m.
River Park Square is in the process replacing the rows of trees along the Maine Avenue sidewalk in front of the popular downtown shopping destination.
Thu., July 6, 2017, 4:09 p.m.
A man who attempted to snatch a 2-year-old girl away from her mother in River Park Square on Tuesday told police he was stopping her from “running out into traffic,” …
Mon., June 5, 2017
Entrepreneur Albert R. Pratt built a legacy in furniture in Spokane, in an area now incorporated into the River Park Square development.
Tue., March 21, 2017, 6 a.m.
What’s missing from downtown Spokane’s retail and service scene? The city and several business groups hope to take the guesswork out of filling the gaps by tapping into sales analytics.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 16, 2017, 10:07 p.m.
A burst sprinkler pipe at a downtown Pottery Barn store led to evacuations at River Park Square Monday evening.
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016, 10:18 p.m.
What do Boba Fett, a bunch of twentysomething friends from Spokane and a couple of Ewoks have in common?
“Star Wars” fans arrive at River Park Square mall for the showing of “Rogue One,” a little early and a little excited.
Thu., June 9, 2016, 11:10 a.m.
The company that owns River Park Square has won the bidding to the recently closed Macy’s in downtown Spokane. The announcement was made today by Centennial Properties, a subsidiary of …
Wed., Jan. 13, 2016, 8:28 p.m.
The city of Spokane is refinancing its River Park Square bonds, which officials say will save $1.9 million over ten years.
Sat., May 30, 2015
A plan that would effectively expand River Park Square needs more than brick and mortar. It needs city property. Centennial Real Estate Investments, a sister company of River Park Square, …
Sun., March 29, 2015
About 30 people walked in Riverfront Park, through the River Park Square atrium, by the Easter Bunny and along downtown Spokane sidewalks to spread, they said, a message against hate. …
Sat., March 28, 2015, 2:25 p.m.
About 30 people walked in Riverfront Park, through the River Park Square atrium, by the Easter Bunny and along downtown Spokane sidewalks to spread, they said, a message against hate.
Fri., March 6, 2015, 1:20 p.m.
River Park Square in downtown Spokane will expand to the east with a two-story addition at Main Avenue and Wall Street, according to a news release.
Wed., Feb. 25, 2015, 8:07 a.m.
World-renowned cellist Zuill Bailey will play a free “Flash-Bach” concert at noon today in the River Park Square atrium. The event is one of six concerts planned in surprise locations …
Sun., Jan. 25, 2015
Garrett Mosar has wanted to be a police officer since he was 2. As he tried on a heavy police vest and had his picture taken Saturday afternoon at Spokane …
Sat., Jan. 24, 2015, 9:05 p.m.
Turnout was high on Saturday for the Spokane Police Department’s first Junior Police Academy.