Stories tagged: West Central
Wed., Jan. 10, 2018
Chef Spotlight: 7 questions and a recipe with Mika Maloney of Batch Bakeshop
Warm biscuits, fresh from the oven, are impossible to resist. Add to that sharp cheddar, sweet-tart apples, and floral, kicky pink peppercorn and you’ve got a winner for breakfast, lunch …
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
The Dirt: CdA Super One undergoing $2.5M remodel
The remodel of the 67,000-square-foot building, 305 W. Kathleen Ave., will include renovation of the bakery, deli, pharmacy, and meat and fish area, and add a mezzanine with a dining …
Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 10:43 a.m.
Indaba Coffee plans Kendall Yards location; will include Hello Sugar doughnut shop
A new commercial building is going up in the central part of Kendall Yards, the trendy and booming development just northwest of downtown Spokane in the West Central neighborhood.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 19, 2017, 11:03 p.m.
Man killed in West Central identified
The man shot to death inside his West Central home Friday afternoon has been identified as David K. Chester, 48.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, 10:16 p.m.
Spokane man arrested on suspicion of murder for West Central shooting
Spokane police have arrested 21-year-old Brettly E. Sanderson on suspicion of second-degree murder for the shooting of a man in West Central Friday afternoon.
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 10:48 p.m.
Bay door of Browne’s Addition fire station damaged while firefighters responded to house fire in West Central
A bay door at Spokane Fire Station 4 in Browne’s Addition was damaged Tuesday morning when a fire truck crashed into it while responding to a fire.
UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 2:54 p.m.
National Night Out Against Crime comes to West Central on Tuesday
Spokane C.O.P.S. West, the West Central Neighborhood Council and Greenstone will co-host National Night Out Against Crime on Tuesday.
Wed., July 19, 2017, 12:10 p.m.
Landmarks: Chamberlin House
As Craftsman-style bungalows go, the Ernest and Anna Chamberlin House in the West Central District of Spokane has two unique and distinctive features – one dominant and obvious and the …
Thu., July 6, 2017, 4:30 p.m.
Spark’s Dial-A-Story project rings up a ‘sense of community’ in West Central
Pick up a phone, hear a true story.
UPDATED: Fri., May 19, 2017, 11:52 a.m.
Kendall Yards grocery store will feature chefs, local products and urban vibe
A new grocery store in Kendall Yards will target Spokane’s growing downtown neighborhoods with sales of fresh local foods and places for customers to hang-out.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 10:41 p.m.
Neighbors in West Central relieved nuisance house is cleaned up and cleaned out
A home located at 2403 W. Mallon Ave. was notorious in the West Central neighborhood area for being a crime haven. In fact, the neighbors call it “the nightmare on …
Mon., Oct. 17, 2016, 12:30 p.m.
Man killed in July 30 shooting identified; records allude to drug debt
Newly filed court documents identify the man killed in a July 30 shooting in Spokane’s West Central neighborhood.
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016, 4:18 p.m.
Shooting suspect captured in North Spokane
Police arrested a suspect in an August shooting in West Central outside the North Spokane Wal-Mart Saturday afternoon with the help of two citizens.
Mon., Sept. 12, 2016, 3 p.m.
Doug Clark: The Lighthouse HUB in West Central shines a light for those who struggle
The Lighthouse HUB, which stands for “Help Us Believe,” is a white barnlike gathering place and meeting center for Off Broadway Ministry. Founded 15 years ago, the organization attends to …
Thu., Aug. 25, 2016, 1:45 p.m.
Man wounded in West Central shooting
A man was wounded in a shooting in Spokane’s West Central neighborhood late Thursday morning.
Wed., July 13, 2016, 7 p.m.
Homes being moved for car wash in West Central
While residents of West Central Spokane aren’t excited for a new car wash that’s replacing a full block of low-income homes, the developer and local non-profits were able to save …
Fri., April 22, 2016, 11:27 a.m.
Teen urban farming program blooms in West Central
Zoe O’keefe sits in the dirt on a hot April afternoon weeding and watering plants in raised garden beds. “I’ve had a pretty messed up background,” O’keefe said. “Since being …
Thu., Oct. 22, 2015
Spark Center place for community connections
At West Central’s Spark Center, there’s something for everyone.
Thu., July 23, 2015, 11:50 a.m.
Suspect in attempted murder has 19 felony convictions
Shields got out of the driver’s seat, pulled a revolver from his waistband and immediately fired one shot at the victim, according to court records.
Sun., Sept. 14, 2014
Porch Fest helps West Central, Kendall Yards neighbors meet
These days it’s not unusual for neighbors to be strangers, but they mixed and mingled in the Kendall Yards and West Central neighborhoods Saturday during the inaugural Porch Fest event. …
Sat., Sept. 13, 2014, 6:53 p.m.
Music bridges old and new sections of West Central
Porch Fest was designed by Spokane photographer Marshall Peterson as a way for neighbors to get to know each other and to encourage people in the established West Central neighborhood …
Thu., June 26, 2014
West Central coalition holding forum on underage drinking
To Kelly Cruz, it’s pretty simple: Either you pay for underage drinking prevention programs now, or you pay for incarceration later. “And we all know jail time is six or …
UPDATED: Thu., March 6, 2014, 5:28 p.m.
SWAT team serves search warrant in West Central
A SWAT team aided in the execution of a search warrant in the West Central neighborhood Thursday afternoon tied to a kidnapping investigation, the Spokane Police Department said.
Tue., Nov. 19, 2013, 8:25 p.m.
Firefighters respond to apartment fire in West Central neighborhood
Spokane firefighters responded to a blaze that destroyed much of a second floor apartment unit in a West Central house Tuesday night. No one was injured.
Tue., Oct. 15, 2013, 12:33 p.m.
Suspected burglar stabs homeowner with deer antler
A suspected garage burglar who was confronted by a West Central homeowner stabbed the man in the forehead with a deer antler, police said. Matthew Marcotte, 53, stabbed the homeowner …
Tue., July 30, 2013, 11:57 a.m.
Police search for suspect in West Central burglary
Spokane police are searching for a man in connection to a West Central burglary Tuesday morning.
Thu., June 20, 2013
Our Place director Sister Ann Pizelo retires after serving since 1990
For 25 years Our Place Community Ministries has reached out to the poorest of the poor in the West Central neighborhood. And for the past seven years the organization has …
Thu., April 25, 2013
Saturday’s kid-focused event includes bike tune-ups, adjustments
Summer Parkways – the nonprofit groups that organizes giant car-free street parties where neighbors can bicycle and walk in the streets – is starting the season early with a child-focused …
Thu., April 4, 2013
West Central home will become halfway house
In Jan Foland’s life most problems can be solved by prayer. Foland is the executive director of Off-Broadway Ministry, a street ministry that has worked with the homeless in West …
Sun., Feb. 10, 2013, 5:19 p.m.
Two dogs die in West Central fire
Two dogs died in a fire at 1924 W. Augusta Ave. in the West Central Neighborhood just before 9 a.m. this morning. The residents of the home were able to …