Stories tagged: neighbors
UPDATED: Sat., March 28, 2020
In the Garden: If you are considering growing your own vegetables this year, here’s what you need to know
Who would have thought that having trees cut down would allow us to meet more neighbors and promote the concept of growing a garden?
UPDATED: Mon., July 2, 2018
When a red sign appears in a yard right next door to a lawn sporting a blue sign, I like to imagine how those neighbors get along in these polarized …
Wed., May 30, 2018
A man was convicted Wednesday of killing his former neighbors and hiding their bodies in the woods northeast of Seattle after one of them told authorities he was squatting at …
Wed., Nov. 22, 2017
Miss Manners advice column for Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017.
UPDATED: Tue., May 9, 2017
Alicia Hoover stood at a bus stop in the Hillyard neighborhood and squinted at a street sign a block away. “Two things certain in life,” the sign read on Tuesday …
Fri., Sept. 9, 2016
In May, a new owner moved into the house after it went through an extreme makeover, all thanks to collaboration between the city and a real estatement lending investment company …
Thu., June 9, 2016
100 years ago in Spokane: Responding to aliases and disguises, police opt to fingerprint arrested women
From our archives, 100 years ago Spokane police were using a relatively new technology – fingerprinting – to identify “every woman, white or colored, arrested by police during the last …
Wed., May 18, 2016
Put a moratorium on building houses of prayers and put your money in houses that give shelter, safety and hope to humanity.
Fri., May 9, 2014
“Neighbors” is an “Animal House” for “The Hangover” era, a frat-boy comedy that pushes the rude and raunchy envelope into daring and dirty new territory. Hilariously coarse, reasonably shrewd and …
Sun., Sept. 30, 2012
Karen Cronin was sitting in her front room across the street from Underhill Park when she witnessed her 5-year-old grandson being struck by another child wielding a stick. Another time, …
UPDATED: Wed., July 18, 2012
An argument between neighbors in the Spokane Valley Tuesday night ended with a man being stabbed with a sword, sheriff’s deputies say.
Thu., Jan. 26, 2012
When the first really big snow of the season hit last week, the predictable chaos came with it. Streets were slick, sidewalks were buried, cars stalled and many struggled to …
Fri., Dec. 3, 2010
Good fences make good neighbors, says the cranky man in the Frost poem. But he was wrong, of course. Snowblowers make good neighbors.
Fri., May 28, 2010
A 31-year-old Medical Lake man is accused of assaulting a family with pepper spray in a dispute over a tricycle. Andrew Nelson Evans was arrested after sheriff’s deputies found a …
Fri., April 24, 2009
It pays to know your neighbors. An elderly Spokane couple learned this firsthand Friday when a neighbor armed with a gun stopped a man he saw stealing items from the …