Mondays are Fundays at Riverfront Park this summer. The park has been hosting free family-friendly activities each Monday at different locations throughout the park. It's a way to create more activity on a day of the week that historically hasn't been as busy.
If you are like me, you’ve probably seen people wearing face masks, face shields or even both at the same time. To find out more about your question, I talked to my friend Armine Ghalachyan, a researcher at Washington State University.
"She's Leaving Home" has always been my favorite Beatles song. I was absolutely spellbound 19 years ago in Atlantic City when I witnessed Paul McCartney deliver the sonic tale of a young woman slipping out of her parents' home to meet the love of her life.
When Logan and I were trying to figure out where to build our home seven years ago, we fell in love with a particular plot of land that had a lot of things going for it, along with a few things that were less than desirable.
Who says roadside pit stops have to be boring? This summer, road-trippers looking for stylish accommodations that won’t break the bank, something between upscale luxury and side-of-the-highway corporate chains, are discovering a new trend.
When you think of summer, perhaps specific colors and color combinations come to mind. But what if you are tired of the same look and in need of a color recharge? These days, designers often use unexpected and out-of-the-box color combinations.
During the garden season, I often use different types of covers over some of my vegetable plants. Since I’m frequently asked about this, I thought it would be helpful to explain when and why I use row covers, bird netting and shade cloth.
Q. Tim, you helped me years ago, and now I’m back. I’m going to build a freestanding deck at my house during my vacation. After watching lots of online videos, I’m somewhat confused about how to connect the deck posts to the concrete piers.
Nature has always been associated with good health. In today’s lifestyle marketing, “natural” is nearly used as a synonym of “healthy.” Open-air classrooms were popular in the early 1900s as a way to teach ill school children while exposing them to plenty of fresh air and sunshine per the medical advice of the time. Nineteenth-century public asylums began to be designed with acres of surrounding gardens and natural landscapes.
Many colleges and universities across the Eastern Washington region are requiring students and staff to submit either proof of their COVID-19 vaccinations or exemption forms ahead of their fall semesters.
When smoke fills the Spokane region, an N95 mask can offer the best defense against breathing in the tiny, harmful particulates, experts say. The CDC says a certified N95 respirator filters out at least 95% of particles in the air.
One in four pregnancies ends in miscarriage, according to the World Health Organization. But while there are cultural scripts for responding to pregnancy and birth, there isn't one for miscarriage. Instead, families facing pregnancy loss often experience shame.
When cancer patients stop smoking, they heal faster, experience fewer side effects from treatment and lower their chances of tumors returning. Now, top cancer hospitals are helping patients quit as evidence mounts that it’s never too late.
Now that we're relishing our post-shutdown freedom, we're making the most of the season of barbecues, picnics and other outdoor fun with friends and family members. That's all good, but it also means that we're at increased risk for splinters, sprains and burns.