Stories tagged: chinatown
Mon., Oct. 28, 2019
Robert Evans, the protean, fast-living Hollywood producer and former Paramount Pictures production chief who backed such seminal 1970s films as “Chinatown,” ”The Godfather” and “Harold and Maude,” has died. He …
Sun., Sept. 16, 2018
Don Wong knew Bruce Lee. As young men, they worked at Ruby Chow’s restaurant together. When Wong, leading the Wing Luke Museum’s “Bruce Lee’s Chinatown Tour” describes his connection with …
UPDATED: Tue., March 28, 2017
Researchers unearth century-old mystery in Spokane Chinatown-linked objects found in Riverfront Park
In a brief 24-year period, an area near where the Looff Carrousel now sits housed hundreds of Japanese and Chinese immigrants. Recent archaeological finds could be evidence of their culture, …
Wed., Feb. 18, 2015
From our archives, 100 years ago Bong Que, known as the “mayor of Spokane’s Chinatown,” received a chilling letter in the mail.
Sun., Nov. 23, 2014
From our archives, 100 years ago Spokane police caused a scene of panic when they raided a Chinese and Japanese gambling house in Spokane’s Chinatown on Trent Avenue.