Stories tagged: Spokane Club
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
White nationalist, racist posters line streets of downtown
Monroe Street and Riverside Avenue in downtown Spokane were tagged with white nationalist and anti-refugee posters Thursday morning.
Tue., July 26, 2016, 2:45 p.m.
Fresh Sheet: New faces at Taphouse Unchained, Tito’s Italian Grill, and the Spokane Club
Taphouse Unchained and Tito’s Italian Grill have a new management team. Jeff Messinger is the new general manager, and Talmadge Desrochers is now the assistant manager.
Wed., Aug. 26, 2015
Dinner celebrates merlot – and other varietals, too
Merlot is the star of Europa’s wine dinner tonight. Well, mostly. The Mostly Merlot Wine Dinner is at 6 p.m. for $55 per person. Courses include grilled sardines with fennel …
Sun., Jan. 25, 2015
Jan Quintrall’s staff lunch expenses surprise City Council members
Days after the dismissal of Spokane’s city planning director for what was described as a misuse of city funds, Jan Quintrall, head of the city’s Business and Developer Services Division, …
Sun., Nov. 23, 2014
Doug Clark: Right time, right place, right man for the job
A million-plus Americans have heart attacks each year. Bob Rowles joined these sobering numbers on a hard court about 11:30 a.m. on Nov. 14.
Thu., Sept. 11, 2014
Doug Clark: Foreign travel is a breeze – just add money, phone and towel
A sense of moral duty compels me to issue the following travel advisory to anyone who is thinking of traveling soon to an exotic foreign land like, say, Canada or …
Fri., Aug. 2, 2013
Empire Health Foundation buys Civic Building
Spokane’s largest health care foundation became a downtown property owner this week, paying $775,000 for the historic Civic Building at 1020 W. Riverside. The Empire Health Foundation will remodel the …
Fri., April 5, 2013
Spokane Club is gearing up to sell its Valley component
Spokane Club board members want to sell the club’s Spokane Valley facility. The former Central Park Racquet Club was purchased by the club in 2000 for roughly $3.2 million. Since …
Mon., April 2, 2012
Layoff a shock after lifetime of work
Linda Hall, of Spokane, has worked hard all her life but hasn’t earned any respect from the labor market. Laid off for the first time at age 62, Hall has …
Sun., Oct. 2, 2011
Spotlight: Local writer Spatz tops Spokane Arts Awards
The City of Spokane Arts Awards will be presented at the City Council meeting Monday, and here’s the list of winners:
Sun., April 3, 2011, 12:43 p.m.
Suspected burglar apprehended by police
A suspected burglar armed with a knife was apprehended Saturday by police investigating reports of a break-in at the Spokane Club.
Mon., Jan. 24, 2011
Century-old Spokane Club has changed its rules with the times
If reverence for tradition had been allowed to choke the impetus for change, the distinctive Kirtland Cutter-designed building at Riverside Avenue and Monroe Street might well be one of downtown’s …
Sun., Jan. 23, 2011
Landmark institutions show Spokane’s growth potential
Spokane was a far different place four decades ago. Major community projects – like the upcoming Expo ’74 World’s Fair – were typically planned by older men meeting in such …
Thu., March 26, 2009
New sponsor sought for pole’s flags
The flagpole in the median of Riverside Avenue outside the Spokane Club is looking for a new support system. There’s nothing wrong with the foundation or the pole, but the …