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Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Secure Pacific, a leading provider of commercial and home security systems in the Pacific Northwest, is pleased to announce that the company has opened a new office in Spokane, Wash. “We’re thrilled to be opening another office here in our home state,” said Jim Payne, President, “With the growth of the local economy in the Spokane area, we’ve seen an increase in ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, February 10, 2017
Modern Woodmen of America unveils new careers website Updated site offers insight into financial services career Modern Woodmen of America, a fraternal financial services organization, recently released a new, interactive, mobile-friendly website to promote its career opportunities. Designed to attract successful professionals with a strong heart for service and community, the site offers a ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release, Economic, General News Article
Tuesday, February 07, 2017
Spokane, WA | February 7, 2017 – Spokane County Library District offers classes in urban farming as we approach the winter thaw and start thinking about spring. We have a great lineup of programs, from turning your lawn into food to container vegetable gardening, from beekeeping to raising chickens within city limits. Programs in this series are presented by the WSU Master Gardner Program, ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Tuesday, February 07, 2017
Of all the types of identity theft out there, tax-related fraud tops the list of complaints, according to the Federal Trade Commission. In addition, the FTC reports a dramatic increase in complaints about criminals pretending to be IRS officials. * With tax season in full swing, let’s take a closer look at this type of fraud. 6 Ways I Can Help Protect Myself Consider filing your tax return ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article
Friday, February 03, 2017
Spokane, Washington - February 2th, 2017 - Ted Schmidt, Certified Business Coach with ActionCOACH Business and Executive Coaching is proud to announce his client, Dr. Jarrod Carter and his company Origin Forensics, formerly Origin Engineering, based in Liberty Lake, Washington, are finalists in four categories for The Business Excellence Forums and Awards in Houston, Texas, February 19th, 2017. ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Spokane County Library District is screening “UnSlut: A Documentary Film.” The film explores the causes and devastating effects of gender-based discrimination and what is often called “slut shaming.” Shaming girls and women in this way renders them isolated and stigmatized. And due to the existence of the sexual double standard, girls and women often feel pressured to ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Monday, January 30, 2017
KXLY is taking part in Disney and ABC's Magic of Storytelling campaign, a program in conjunction with First Book designed to get age-appropriate Disney books into the hands of children in Title I elementary schools. At the time of release, we have pre-qualified over 80 elementary schools from 17 school districts in the Inland Northwest. These districts have all expressed a dire need for ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, January 26, 2017
The Moran Prairie Library hosts the National Library of Medicine exhibit, Literature of Prescription: Charlotte Perkins Gilman and “The Yellow Wall-Paper,” starting February 6, 2017, through March 15, 2017. The exhibition explores the story behind Gilman's indictment of the medical profession and the social conventions restricting women's professional and creative ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Spokane County Library District will help you find a new literary love in February as we celebrate the world of romance. All month long we are celebrating with author events, screenings of documentaries, an art class, and an opportunity for you to go on a blind date with a book. “Blind Date with a Book” invites you to take a chance on a new literary love. At each of our libraries, ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
In light of the recent Mumps outbreak in Spokane, Well Life Pharmacy is able to help any business or school on site with Mumps vaccinations. Well Life Pharmacy is able to bill most insurances. There are also options for patients without insurance. For more information about an on site clinic please contact Georgia Oxford at 509-755-3333 or Marc Barton at 509-838-0896. These clinics are available ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
The Spokane County Library in partnership with Better Business Bureau Northwest presents consumer education workshops on topics from financial literacy, to smart shopping, to avoiding scams. Kirstin Davis of the BBB leads these workshops and informative presentations, all geared for adults and two especially important for teens. How much research and consideration are needed for big purchases, ...read more
Categories: Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, May 04, 2016
Pioneering a new era in forensic data preservation. By Erin Foss May 4, 2016 Liberty Lake, WA – Locally owned Origin Forensics (formally known as Origin Engineering) announced that they will be hosting an event on May 18, 2016 at the Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, to showcase the first ever rapid response Date Preservation Unit (DPU). This one of a kind DPU allows their clients to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release