In the Spokane and Eastern Washington region...
Manic Moon Studios is a new art studio opening soon at 1625 N Monroe St in Spokane.
A new subdivision by Hayden Homes called Centre Court is now open.
The Spokane Republican Party is gearing up for the elections in November with the recent grand opening of a new office nicknamed the Spokane Victory Center. The Victory Center is located next to the Downtown Spokane Pier 1 Imports store at 111 W. North River Dr. Suite 201
A new Dutch Bros. Coffee Stand is under construction in North Spokane by the corner of Magnesium and Division.
Pure Salon and Spa is now open in Spokane at 423 W. 1st Ave Suite 250
Spokane based online business Green Cupboards is moving their Headquarters office into the new McKinistry Innovation Center at 850 W. Spokane Falls Blvd nearby Downtown Spokane. The McKinstry Innovation Center itself is also a new business and they expect to announce more new tenants soon.
Eastern Washington University is finalizing a sale of their long vacant former Downtown Spokane campus building at Sprague and Wall St. The new tenant of the building would be Pyrotec . It's unclear at this time what Pyrotec will do with the large building and when,stay tuned for more as I know more.
Eastern Washington University has also recently opened a new Veterans Service Center. The center is located on campus in the 1st floor of Showalter Hall in Cheney.
Map and travel book retailer Northwest Maps has closed their retail store which had been in the 15000 block of E. Sprague in Spokane Valley. Northwest Maps however plans to stay in business selling their own brand of local maps and atlases on their website.
Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories of Pullman is expanding and will open a new office primarily for research and development in Spokane Valley. The Schweitzer office will be in the Spokane Business and Industrial Park at 3808 N. Sullivan Rd.
Body Harmony Massage opened recently at 1708 1st St. in Cheney.
Fans of Spokane's Viking Tavern will be happy to know that the landmark bar at 1221 N. Stevens in Spokane is re-opening and will now be called the Viking Bar and Grill. The new Viking will also have a full liquor licence.
A new event center has opened in the bottom floor of Spokane's Flour Mill. The new center is called Chateau Rive. The center also opens up to a grassy area directly along the Spokane River.
The Saunders Cheese Market is under new ownership and has moved into the same location as Chocolate Apothecary on the main floor of the Flour Mill on Mallon Ave. just north of Downtown Spokane.
Providence Health has acquired Physician Clinics and will continue to operate the clinic under the Providence name at 910 W. 5th Ave and 820 S. McClellan both in Spokane.
A new bar called The Phat House opened recently at 417 S. Browne in Spokane.
Best Buy Mobile also recently opened on the second floor of Spokane Valley Mall.
Atilano's Mexican Food's new location in North Spokane's Wandermere area is now open. The restaurant made famous for burrito's is located by the corner of Division and Hastings Rd.
St. Luke's Outpatient Therapy recently opened a new office at North Spokane's Holy Family Hospital campus. The new St. Luke's is located at 5901 N Mayfair Rd Suite 101.
Mass Hysteria Tattoo's opened in June at 1221 N Northwest Blvd. in Spokane.
Work is underway for a new apartment complex called The Homestead in Spokane Valley. The Homestead will offer 248 new apartments and will be located at 15720 E. 4th.
Mechine shop Romney Motion is looking to expand it's business and has confirmed they plan to build a new facility at 25414 E. Kildea Rd. in Newman Lake.
Axia Home Loans is expanding their presence in the Spokane area and has opened a new office in Spokane Valley at 11917 E. Broadway 2nd floor.
Wise Guys Men's Fine Grooming is now open in Downtown Spokane at 827 W. 1st Ave Suite 121.