Stories tagged: friendship
Sun., Dec. 1, 2019
Robby Meyer said he was surprised when the family dog took a liking to Copper. The chestnut-colored bunny was a birthday gift for Meyer’s 5-year-old daughter.
Thu., July 12, 2018
A federal inspector assigned to monitor American Airlines failed to act on safety complaints after developing a friendship with a company official, according to a government watchdog report.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 9, 2017
A bus ride to Camp Sweyolakan started a friendship that has spanned 60 years.
Sun., Feb. 26, 2017
A Spokane Valley investment club, the Lilies, started 21 years ago. They’re all women who love coffee, so in fall 1995 their first choice ignored a financial adviser’s caution about …
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016
There’s a reason I keep my Facebook page politics-free and it has little to do with being a journalist. I don’t like conflict. I don’t like name-calling and I really, …
Wed., Aug. 31, 2016
If you had seen my friend Mary Ellen Myrene in the last few years of her life, she’d have seemed pretty unremarkable – a tall and slender white-haired woman who …
Wed., July 27, 2016
You can call it “company,” “having people over,” or even the loftier “entertaining,” but I just call it fun.
Wed., July 6, 2016
Stefanie Pettit has become a lady who lunches, and she’s enjoying it.
Tue., July 5, 2016
Dear Annie: I am a real estate agent in a wealthy part of Southern California. In my part of town, everyone knows everyone, especially in real estate. I have my …
Wed., Oct. 21, 2015
A good friend of mine is leaving the area, and though she hasn’t quite gone yet, I already miss her terribly. It’s hard when a really good friend moves away. …
Sun., Oct. 18, 2015
What began as a random meeting of casual dog-walkers has grown into a tight-knit group of friends, drawn together by a love of their neighborhood park and by dogs who …
Thu., July 23, 2015
Her name was Feather. She had huge blue eyes and wavy black hair, and she was my first best friend. My sister informed me that her name was actually Heather, …
Sun., April 20, 2014
Friendship isn’t always easy. Sometimes, even when two people seem to be in sync about virtually everything, maintaining the relationship takes effort. Often, that involves acceptance and forgiveness.
Thu., Aug. 23, 2012
I think I’ve lost a friend. It wasn’t death that ended the friendship, it was politics. We go all the way back to high school, where we were lab partners …