Stories tagged: downtown spokane
Thu., Feb. 13, 2020
When Wichita, Kansas, country singer-songwriter Logan Mize called the morning of Feb. 3, he was looking at about a foot of snow in Salt Lake City, and it was the …
Thu., Feb. 6, 2020
A major must-see on this weekend’s Spokane’s Winter Arts Tour is the bustling First Friday Art Walk.
Mon., Feb. 3, 2020
After minor revisions, the Spokane City Council will vote Monday on a bill drafted by Councilwoman Kate Burke that would outlaw the use of the Mosquito, which emits a high-pitched …
Tue., Jan. 21, 2020
The holidays are over, but the Davenport Grand Hotel is offering a new experience that celebrates winter without the use of ice skates, skis or sleds. Six igloos located on …
Thu., Jan. 2, 2020
Forget New Year’s diet resolutions to boost your health. Recent research has shown that visiting art galleries and museums can lower anxiety and depression, increase critical thinking skills and even …
Wed., Jan. 1, 2020
There’s nothing infantile about Baby Bar downtown, as its Happy Hour lineup seven days a week is $3 domestics, $4 draft beer, $4 well drinks, $5 house wines, $5 bartender’s …
Thu., Dec. 26, 2019
The chain’s Spokane outlet opened Nov. 29. Choose any flatbread pizzas – from the interesting and fun Pork Burnt Ends, Frito Pie Pie and Brie Baron to the classic Pepperoni …
Thu., Nov. 28, 2019
Our city’s historic brick buildings wear the faded history of painted advertisements all around downtown. The more you look, the more you see.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 7, 2019
Farewell to the Bartlett, on Friday, features Miles Martin, Bristol, Cate, Bandit Train, Scott Ryan, the Holy Broke, Jenny Anne Mannan, Cedar and Boyer, Chris Molitor, Bob Riggs, Windoe, Blake …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 26, 2019
The city of Spokane debuted A Place of Truths Plaza downtown Friday afternoon. The $25 million project features public art from indigenous artists and a wastewater tank that will keep …
Thu., Oct. 10, 2019
During Happy Hour, it’s $1 off select tacos, appetizers, beer and margaritas. During all-night Happy Hour on Tuesdays, one featured taco is $2. The margarita at chef-owner Travis Dickinson’s taqueria …
Fri., Oct. 4, 2019
Downtown Spokane is bringing autumn activities to the city during the second-annual Fall Fest.
Thu., Oct. 3, 2019
In two visits to Post Street Ale House, two servers said most drinks are half off, and no food is on the Happy Hour menu. That’s a bummer because the …
Thu., Sept. 12, 2019
Steam Plant was named by Men’s Journal as one of “the 10 coolest places in America to drink craft beer.” And it’s no wonder. The 1916 building, which operated as …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 11, 2019
The Bartlett, a downtown staple for local, regional and national musicians since it opened six years ago, will host its last show Nov. 8. Co-owners Caleb and Karli Ingersoll announced …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 8, 2019
‘An outlet for their art’: Street artists paint downtown Spokane wall in first of planned monthly sessions
Street artists gathered Saturday to paint a rotating art wall on the side of Boots Bakery in downtown Spokane. The organizers’ goal is to turn the painting of the art …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 30, 2019
The video suggests Spokane Transit Authority’s downtown bus plaza is a magnet for criminal activity.
Tue., July 9, 2019
The Downtown Spokane Partnership will offer up to $2,500 in matching rebates for property owners who make changes to their building’s exterior such as security cameras and blocking hidden spaces.
UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019
The woman who drowned Tuesday afternoon at the Centennial Hotel in downtown Spokane was 74-year-old Marla Willeen Leander, the Spokane County Medical Examiner said Wednesday.
UPDATED: Tue., June 18, 2019
A woman was found floating unconscious in the outdoor pool of the Centennial Hotel in downtown Spokane on Tuesday afternoon, police say.
UPDATED: Mon., June 17, 2019
A panel of social service providers and policy makers disagreed on the causes of homelessness and its solution Thursday.
UPDATED: Tue., May 28, 2019
I’ve traveled most extensively in southern India, but I’ve ventured north, too. And the food, like the culture, varies tremendously between the two. Trying to make a definitive statement about
UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019
Radio advertisements and employees confirmed that the store that set up shop on Wall Street in 1999 will close this month. For owner Curt Kinghorn, it will be the end …
UPDATED: Fri., April 26, 2019
100 years ago in Spokane: First aerial pictures of city show downtown from eyes of flying circus aviators
The aviators of a “flying circus” (air show) that had wowed Spokane left behind the first aerial pictures ever printed of Spokane.
UPDATED: Thu., April 4, 2019
Fire investigators ruled a March 20 apartment fire in downtown Spokane, sparked by a bedside candle, as accidental.
UPDATED: Wed., March 20, 2019
Multiple downtown Spokane residents were displaced Wednesday morning after a fire tore through several units in a century-old apartment building near Lewis and Clark High School.
Thu., March 7, 2019
The Spokane parking study suggestion that may cause the most heartburn among motorists urges the city to increase on-street hourly rates.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019
Two employees and one of their spouses have purchased the restaurant and bar and are planning to largely keep things the same while they get comfortable in their new roles. …
Mon., Jan. 14, 2019
The plentiful flow of the Spokane River gave the first settlers, S.R. Scranton and J.J. Downing, the idea to build a simple sawmill as early as 1871. Another early settler, …
Mon., Dec. 24, 2018
Troubles continue to mount for the renovation of the Otis Hotel in downtown Spokane, as the Spokane Regional Clean Air Agency issued asbestos-related violations to five companies working on the …