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ASWSU member works to prevent assault

ASWSU member works to prevent assault

VONNAI PHAIR, Evergreen reporter

April 8, 2019

Catherine Dunn, a senior political science major, is ASWSU’s Director of Health and Safety. Dunn’s passion for working to prevent violence, especially against women, shows through her involvement in ASWSU. “One thing that surprised me about this position was how often people reach out to...

Bar hosts Nat King Cole birthday bash

Bar hosts Nat King Cole birthday bash

ZACH GOFF, Evergreen reporter

April 8, 2019

On Nat King Cole’s 100th birthday, Rico’s Pub celebrated in his memory with a 1920s prohibition-style night. Cole was born just before the beginning of prohibition and became a jazz pianist and popular vocalist in the 1950s. On Saturday night, Pullman faculty, students and locals came to join...

Mechanic shop aims to be transparent, fair local option

Mechanic shop aims to be transparent, fair local option

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen reporter

April 5, 2019

The owner of a small auto shop in Pullman prioritizes honesty. College Cabs Owner Rob Borden also owns Auto Repair at The Hive LLC, a company he said he started in October 2017 when College Cabs needed maintenance. “We wanted an affordable place for our cabs to get maintenance done on the rigs,”...

Sandwich shop offers cozy atmosphere

Sandwich shop offers cozy atmosphere

ZACH GOFF, Evergreen reporter

April 5, 2019

Heros N Sports has been a staple of the Pullman community for 19 years this month, said the shop owner. When owner Jonathon McCabe first opened the shop with Jacqueline McCabe, Heros N Sports featured sports cards. While the shop is more focused on food now, there are still about 650,000 cards in...

Pub to host Roaring 20s jazz night

Pub to host Roaring 20s jazz night

ALANA LACKNER, Evergreen reporter

April 5, 2019

This weekend, Rico’s Pub will host people in 1920s wear and serve prohibition-era drinks. Starting at 9 p.m. tomorrow, “A Night of Nat King Cole” will celebrate Nat King Cole’s 100th birthday and Jazz Appreciation Month. Rico's Owner Tawny Szumlas said the idea for the celebration sparked...

Zumba classes combine cultural influences

Zumba classes combine cultural influences

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

April 3, 2019

For many Cougs, Zumba is an athletic expression of culture and a way to relieve stress. “We embrace culture in Zumba rather than trying to make everything P.C., we welcome all forms of culture,” University Recreation Zumba instructor Sarah Dossey said. “We welcome people to give us suggestions...

Kitchen carries on Mexican tradition

Kitchen carries on Mexican tradition

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen reporter

April 1, 2019

La Casa Lopez is a family-owned, family-friendly restaurant. Mitchell Lopez is one of three owners, along with his mother Irma and father Felix. He said the restaurant opened in 1994, but the three of them didn't co-own it until 2002. Lopez said the family of six came up from Guadalajara, Mexico...

New noodle shop attracts attention

New noodle shop attracts attention

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

March 25, 2019

Orin Ford brought a traditional soup from across the world to Pullman for community members and college students to enjoy with this week's grand opening of his restaurant, O-Ramen. “I don’t want to drive to Seattle to get a good bowl of ramen,” Ford said. “A ramen shop has the potential to...

New coffee shop serves Indian food

New coffee shop serves Indian food

RYAN LUNDBERG, Evergreen reporter

March 22, 2019

New restaurant Three Forks Bike and Brew now serves Bangladeshi food catered by Mela Bangladeshi Cuisine from 5-7 p.m. on Thursdays and Fridays. Scott McBeath, owner of Bike and Brew, said Thursdays and Fridays have brought so much attention to his business. He also recommended that those who are...

‘You all just witnessed a personal triumph’

‘You all just witnessed a personal triumph’

ZACH GOFF, Evergreen reporter

March 20, 2019

Clare Sullivan performed at Etsi Bravo’s Monday comedy night. “I’m not peeing everywhere, and I laugh quite often … weird flex, but okay,” Sullivan said during her act. After two years of shorter performances at the bar, the senior vocal major performed in her first half-hour time slot....

Does a secret room on campus store belongings?

Does a secret room on campus store belongings?

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen reporter

March 20, 2019

Waller Hall is one of the oldest halls at Washington State University and holds quite the secret. Andrew Beck, coordinator for leadership and diversity initiatives for the resident life department and adviser for RHA, said a room in the hall has been dedicated to items owned by previous residents. ...

Comic shop owners nurture LGBT community

Comic shop owners nurture LGBT community

ALANA LACKNER, Evergreen reporter

March 8, 2019

Safari Pearl expanded past its reputation as a place to buy comics and costumes, as it has also become known as a place for patrons to be themselves, thanks to the store’s owners: married couple Tabitha Simmons and Kathy Sprague. “Yeah, Kathy and I have kind of been gay moms for long enough that...

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