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Walla Walla native returns home to build relationships through Wingman

Hannah Bartman

February 19, 2015

Filed under A&E, Front Page Slideshow

On the corner of Main and Palouse sits Walla Walla's first wings and beer restaurant: Wingman Birdz and Brewz. Owned by Brendon Mendoza, a born-and-raised Walla Wallan, Wingman has been open for roughly two months and aims to build a strong and loyal local culture. When I walked into Wingman to speak...

The Importance of Traveling with Like-Minded People

The Importance of Traveling with Like-Minded People

Aleida Fernandez

February 10, 2014

Filed under Off-Campus Blogs, Sprechen Sie Englisch?

My week-long trip to Italy started out as a disaster. Not only was our train to Florence canceled two times due to snow, but our first encounter with staff from the Austrian train company, Ã–BB, left a rotten taste in our mouths as they helped everyone but us get a refund. Our vacation was looking...

Relaxing fabulousness at the Whitehouse Crawford (on a budget!)

Rose Woodbury

July 26, 2012

Filed under I Didn't Bother to Pick My Category

Until last Sunday, I had only ever heard about the Whitehouse Crawford. I'd heard people say things like: "It was amazing," and "I've never eaten like that before," and "The olive oil ice cream is out of this world." Well, then obviously this restaurant is out of my league (I thought). I may have...

The Peach and Pear brings fro-yo to Walla Walla

Sean McNulty

November 18, 2010

Filed under A&E

For fifteen years, Beth Gennette owned a garden center in northern New Mexico. She moved to Walla Walla for a number of reasons: to live closer to her sister, explore the wine community and to start up a restaurant business. "I spend a few months just thinking and looking, and seeing, well, what this...

Relax and savor Walla Walla’s Creektown Café

Matt Manley

October 21, 2009

Filed under Reviews

My father and I have a tradition of patronizing one of Walla Walla's many elite eateries every fall, and after much consideration settled on Creektown Café as this year's venue of choice. We soon learned why it is a local favorite. Creektown Café is located at 1129 S. Second Ave., a five-minute drive...

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