Archive for the ‘Spokane’ Category


Farmers markets – Wed, 26 Jun 2013 PST

IDAHO Tuesdays Spokesman.com: Food stories

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Late night TV – Wed, 12 Jun 2013 PST

Mavis Staples is scheduled on “The Daily Show With Jon Stewart” (11 p.m., Comedy Central). Tom Brokaw and Darlene Love appear on “Late Show With David Letterman” (11:35 p.m., CBS). Spokesman.com: Food stories

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Crossing their teas – Wed, 05 Jun 2013 PST

If taking tea in a turn-of-the-last-century parlor or enjoying a French pastry on an elegant wraparound porch sounds like a nice respite from real life, there is now The Silver Spoon Tea House. Mother and daughter team Sylvia Erickson and Lara McHenry opened the new tea shop and patisserie on June 1 in a Queen […]

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Show concern over curiosity for pregnant single niece – Wed, 05 Jun 2013 PST

DEAR MISS MANNERS: My single, 20-year-old niece unfortunately has found herself pregnant. The father is not in the picture. She is having the baby, but whether she gives it up for adoption has not yet been decided. I love my niece dearly, as I do her mother, my sister. Spokesman.com: Features stories

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Do It Yourself: Coolest way to save would be natural venting – Sun, 02 Jun 2013 PST

Q. Like many others, I want to save on my cooling costs. I have been thinking of installing a powered attic fan (not a whole-house fan). A neighbor has one of them and says he is sure he is saving on his air conditioning. What do you think? A. Most experts have concluded that powered […]

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Musicfest Northwest winners announced – Sat, 18 May 2013 PST

Complete results from Musicfest Northwest 2013. (CM denotes Certificate of Merit) Spokesman.com: Features stories

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With mom think ‘feelings, not felines’ – Wed, 15 May 2013 PST

Dear Carolyn: My mother is a crazy cat lady. She has been doing better in recent years, down to 15 cats instead of 40 or 50, motivated by the arrival of her first grandchild, my son. We live on opposite sides of the country. I come home about twice a year. I took the baby […]

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farmers markets – Wed, 08 May 2013 PST

IDAHO Wednesdays Spokesman.com: Food stories

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Best sellers – Sun, 12 May 2013 PST

Fiction 1. “12th of Never (Women’s Murder Club),” James Patterson/Maxine Paetro (Little, Brown, $ 27.99) Spokesman.com: Features stories

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The Slice: Life in the express lane has its consequences – Fri, 10 May 2013 PST

Ken Martin saw a different kind of distracted-driver accident. A father in a grocery store was pushing his kid in one of those carts made to look like a toy car. Spokesman.com: Features stories

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