Category Archives: Pleasing Structures

Coast Trading Company

These grain elevators are located at the intersection of Ruby & Division. Supposedly there are plans to make the site into an antique mall. It’s plain from the picture….they’ve been there a long, long time! Alone they probably qualify as … Continue reading

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Schade Tower in Spokane, WA

The Schade Brewery as it stands today was constructed in four phases: ca. 1902, 1903, 1907 and 1934-37. The old Schade Brewery provides a prominent physical reminder of past social, industrial, and architectural eras. It is a striking landmark, and … Continue reading

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Art in Riverfront Park

The art work in Riverfront Park is diverse and spectacular. Some are very modern in design, others very real like. The clock tower behind this modern piece lets the viewer make no mistake about location in Spokane. Recommend Tell a … Continue reading

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New Hotel Progress

Walt Worthy’s new downtown hotel is “on the rise”! What a wonderful addition this will be to our Convention Center and downtown. Recommend Tell a friend

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Bozarth Mansion

The Bozarth Mansion and Retreat Center was originally known as ” Waikiki”. The mansion, which was designed by famed architect Kirkland K. Cutter, was constructed at a cost of approximately $100,000 in 1911-1913. Recommend Tell a friend

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St. Aloysius on the Gonzaga Campus

While the 1911 Catholic Church serves primarily St. Aloysius Parish, it has been adopted by the Gonzaga Community as its church as well. In addition to daily services, St. Al’s serves as the site of Gonzaga’s Mass of the Holy … Continue reading

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Gonzaga University

The Gonzaga men’s basketball team is in the news! Another win today! Go Zags! The Gonzaga campus is beautiful. Ornate buildings, gorgeous church, living quarters, and a variety of learning centers. Landscapers were out today, maintaining the lovely grounds. Recommend … Continue reading

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Spokane’s Newest Hotel

Walt Worthy is building Spokane’s newest hotel. This will be the largest hotel in the city. Across from the Convention Center, we all await the opening in mid 2015. Recommend Tell a friend

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In Search of Green

On this, St. Patrick’s Day 2014, it was appropriate to find something green! There were people wearing lots of green, shoots of green coming out of the ground (finally), green food…great choices for a green picture. A barn, with other … Continue reading

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Saint George’s School

Saint George’s School is rated in the top 30 private schools in the USA. A college and life preparatory school, there are fewer than 500 students. The campus is tucked away in a private mountain setting with the river close … Continue reading

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