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Sunday, November 17, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883

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Twenty years later, Luna still feels at home

While many people dread the rush of holiday festivities that begin at Thanksgiving and race into the new year, Marcia Bond can’t help but smile. For her, the festivities are …


New trail spurs interest in ex-Atlanta rail route

ATLANTA (AP) — Since a new urban trail opened last month in an old rail corridor in Atlanta, it has drawn a steady stream of joggers, dog-walkers and cyclists to …


Sandy victims prepare for subdued Thanksgiving

NEW YORK (AP) — The things that Marge Gatti once cherished are lying on what’s left of her deck, spattered in mud, like a yard sale gone awry. The white …


Booze calories nearly equal soda’s for US adults

NEW YORK (AP) — Americans get too many calories from soda. But what about alcohol? It turns out adults get almost as many empty calories from booze as from soft …


Booze calories nearly equal soda’s for US adults

NEW YORK (AP) — Americans get too many calories from soda. But what about alcohol? It turns out adults get almost as many empty calories from booze as from soft …


Hop Jack’s hits Spokane

What’s a Hop Jack? Find out at a new casual neighborhood eatery in north Spokane. An intriguing 30-foot mural on the back wall inside the new Hop Jack’s restaurant, 9265 …


Big Apple improvises to reopen for business

NEW YORK (AP) — Two days after Superstorm Sandy brought business in New York City to a standstill, stores that lost power are again serving customers, albeit by flashlight. Companies …


Shenanigans’ owner looking for new Spokane site

The CEO of the company that recently closed C.I. Shenanigans said he’s looking for a new restaurant location in Spokane.


Doug Clark: Thin-crust vision took thick skin

There are probably quicker ways to wind up in the poorhouse or on a psychiatrist’s couch, but running a restaurant has to be right up there. Research shows that three …


Industry sues over NYC crackdown on sugary drinks

NEW YORK (AP) — Soda makers, restaurateurs and other businesses sued Friday to try to block the city’s unprecedented move to restrict sales of super-sized, sugary drinks, an effort the …


Decades of Miss Subways smiled on NYC straphangers

NEW YORK (AP) — It was an ad campaign conceived as eye candy to bring attention to other advertisements in New York’s transit system. But the “Meet Miss Subways” beauty …


Unprocessed server

It all started with a 30-day challenge. Nick Murto and his son were reading fitness giant Tony Horton’s latest book when they settled on the plan. They would try to …


Chick-fil-A makes another statement on controversy

ATLANTA (AP) — Chick-fil-A is once again in the public relations fryer. The controversy flared up this week when a Chicago politician said the company was no longer giving to …


NYC bans big, sugary drinks at restaurants

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City cracked down on the sale of supersized sodas and other sugary drinks Thursday in what was celebrated by some as a groundbreaking attempt …


New York City’s new sugary drink rules, exceptions

The New York City Board of Health passed a rule Thursday banning sales of large sodas and other sugary drinks in restaurants, delis and movie theaters in the hopes of …


NYC bans big sugary drinks at eateries, theaters

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City’s Board of Health opened up a new, experimental front in the war on obesity Thursday, passing a rule banning sales of big sodas …


McDonald’s new menu item: Calorie counts

NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald’s restaurants in the U.S. will soon get a new menu addition: The number of calories in the chain’s burgers and fries. The world’s biggest hamburger …


Millions in SF health fees don’t go to workers

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Restaurants and other businesses in this food-loving tourist mecca collected almost $14 million dollars in extra fees last year from their patrons, as they sought to …


Weight loss groups back NYC’s sugary drinks plan

NEW YORK (AP) — The city’s planned crackdown on super-sized sugary drinks got prominent backing Tuesday from Weight Watchers, Jenny Craig and other diet companies, who added their influence to …


Obama drops by ‘The Buff’ restaurant in Colorado

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — President Barack Obama has made an appearance in “The Buff,” visiting a restaurant by that name in Colorado. Obama was en route to a campaign speech …


Alinea and Eleven Madison Park to swap places

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago’s Alinea and New York’s Eleven Madison Park, two of the nation’s highly acclaimed restaurants, announced Tuesday they will be trading places for a week this fall. …


GOP convention not boom for Tampa merchants

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Streets in the heart of downtown are eerily quiet, key intersections blocked off. Even the best restaurants are easy to get into without a reservation or …


Coeur d’Alene’s Wine Cellar move complete; new Capone’s to be built in Hayden; Bistro on Spruce updates menu

The Wine Cellar is taking it to the street level and beyond. After 20 years in its cozy, subterranean home, the restaurant has reopened next door at 317 E. Sherman …


Savoring Sandpoint

SANDPOINT – Maybe Sandpoint is on the way to your next lakeside destination for summer fun. Perhaps music during the Festival at Sandpoint, Aug. 2-12, will be the draw. Either …


The Garnet Café: A breakfast gem in Coeur d’Alene

If you are thinking about having breakfast at the Garnet Café, here’s a piece of advice: Eat before you go. Or at least have a snack. The wait at this …


Homemade is how they roll

Kerry Peters will be the first to admit that perhaps she was watching a little too much Food Network, but when she saw the tricked-out trucks serving food on the …


Knight’s fever

A visit to Knight’s Diner always feels like a trip back in time – and this week some of the prices will match. Owners Vicki and Deral Green celebrate 30 …


Old Country Buffet closes 2 Spokane restaurants

The last two Old Country Buffet restaurants in Spokane County have closed as part of the company’s Chapter 11 reorganization.


Cupcake crusaders

Judy Rozier and Sally Winfrey are living the sweet life now. There’s just one small problem with it: The days start at 4 a.m. The baking duo got their start …


Restaurant technology uses iPads

A Coeur d’Alene startup is developing software to let customers place their own restaurant or bar orders and pay their bills using Apple iPads. Hubworks Interactive LLC, started in 2009 …