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Bob's Art Farm Flash Showfeaturing works paying homage to artist Bob Neal, who died one year ago. His wi
Bob's Art Farm Flash Show
Boise Weekly / Posted yesterday
featuring works paying homage to artist Bob Neal, who died one year ago. His widow, Jeanne Huff, received support from the Boise Weekly Cover Art Auction to collaborate on the show with Surel’s Place. Neal was an avant-garde artist most interested... Read more
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Best Local BandBuilt to Spill For those eight or nine Boise Weekly readers unfamiliar with th
Best Local Band
Boise Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Built to Spill For those eight or nine Boise Weekly readers unfamiliar with this six-time winner (non-consecutive since 2007), here's a quick summary: Catchy tunes, quirky lyrics, guitar heroics a la J Mascis, ambassador and champion... Read more
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Best Local Idaho WriterPlace: Minerva Jayne—We are as proud as peacocks on this one, as we asked the i
Best Local Idaho Writer
Boise Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Place: Minerva Jayne—We are as proud as peacocks on this one, as we asked the incomparable Minerva Jayne to join the Boise Weekly stable of writers as an advice columnist in May 2015. Since then, "Minerva's Breakdown: Advice For Those on the... Read more
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Best Local Politiciancurrent Eagle Mayor Stan Ridgeway, the man who defeated then-Mayor Jim Reynolds
Best Local Politician
Boise Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
current Eagle Mayor Stan Ridgeway, the man who defeated then-Mayor Jim Reynolds in the November 2015 election, conceded Reynolds was a "nice person." Nearly a year later, Boise Weekly readers are still casting votes for Reynolds. reynoldsforeagle... Read more
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The First, The Bestbezist. Old Norse: beztr. Gothic: batists. Old English: betst. If ain't broke,
The First, The Best
Boise Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
bezist. Old Norse: beztr. Gothic: batists. Old English: betst. If ain't broke, don't fix it. Every year since 1994, Boise Weekly polls readers on how they would define "best." As in, who or what are the best local public people and... Read more
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Steve Martin-Martin Short Comedy Stop in Boise Canceledused for purchase," and that there would be no need to return the tickets. Cred
Steve Martin-Martin Short Comedy Stop in Boise Canceled
Boise Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
used for purchase," and that there would be no need to return the tickets. Credit is expected to take 7-10 business days. Boise Weekly had a scheduled interview with Short slated for Sept. 21 to promote the upcoming concert, but that too had been... Read more
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Idaho Reveals 2017 Health Insurance Rates: 24 Percent Higher for IndividualsBridgeSpan Health (23 percent), Blue Cross of Idaho (19 percent) and PacificSou
Idaho Reveals 2017 Health Insurance Rates: 24 Percent Higher for Individuals
Boise Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
BridgeSpan Health (23 percent), Blue Cross of Idaho (19 percent) and PacificSource Health (15 percent). Earlier this year, Boise Weekly drilled into the plans offered on the state health exchange to reveal that, in 2016, a stunning 37 percent of... Read more
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From Kratom to a Congressional Raceabout the potential outcomes of a kratom ban. Find out what they had to say on
From Kratom to a Congressional Race
Boise Weekly / Posted 10 days ago
about the potential outcomes of a kratom ban. Find out what they had to say on Page 6. Elsewhere in this edition of Boise Weekly, we check in with Magic Sword on Page 17; rank the top films from the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival... Read more
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'The Boys from Mozambique' Visit Boiseof family. “Coming from Mozambique where I actually had no one, there were man
'The Boys from Mozambique' Visit Boise
Boise Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
of family. “Coming from Mozambique where I actually had no one, there were many nights I felt alone,” Kelvin told Boise Weekly prior to the presentation. “Because of my family, my parents, I don’t have to feel alone anymore. I know there... Read more
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Meeting Great Expectationsmake so many different films, but it's nice to do something that can put some g
Meeting Great Expectations
Boise Weekly / Posted 17 days ago
make so many different films, but it's nice to do something that can put some goodness back into the world," Kidman told Boise Weekly at a post-screening press conference. Kidman said having adopted children of her own gave her particular... Read more
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TIFF 2016: The Birth of a Nation Is As Magnificent As It is Controversialto hear this news." That said, Parker has since promised to speak to print med
TIFF 2016: The Birth of a Nation Is As Magnificent As It is Controversial
Boise Weekly / Posted 20 days ago
to hear this news." That said, Parker has since promised to speak to print media in the next few days in Toronto. We'll have that story and many more reflections on this powerful and controversial film coming up in the next edition of Boise We... Read more
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Oppeneheimer, Wagers Win Boise School Board Racevotes. "I figured that this is the time for me to do this. I'm already so heav
Oppeneheimer, Wagers Win Boise School Board Race
Boise Weekly / Posted 24 days ago
votes. "I figured that this is the time for me to do this. I'm already so heavily involved in education," Oppenheimer told Boise Weekly in the run-up to the election. "I've never run for office before, but this is a great time for me to lend my... Read more
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Ten Days, Ten Nights, Way Too Many Filmsmidnight madness. I wouldn't miss it for the world. The reason is simple: durin
Ten Days, Ten Nights, Way Too Many Films
Boise Weekly / Posted 24 days ago
midnight madness. I wouldn't miss it for the world. The reason is simple: during each festival visit I get to share with Boise Weekly readers the first glimpse of what undoubtedly will be the best films of the year and, nearly always, the big... Read more
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Bonnie Raitt: Down to the Rootsbut it was sans hubris. "That was more in relation to what [I was] talking abo
Bonnie Raitt: Down to the Roots
Boise Weekly / Posted 24 days ago
but it was sans hubris. "That was more in relation to what [I was] talking about in that particular interview," Raitt told Boise Weekly. "Someone asks, 'At this point in your life, what pushes your decisions to record one thing or another?' I mean,... Read more
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A Cross(ing) to Bearbe "unobstructed and adjacent to a level, all-weather surface to provide access
A Cross(ing) to Bear
Boise Weekly / Posted 24 days ago
be "unobstructed and adjacent to a level, all-weather surface to provide access from a wheelchair." Clegg later told Boise Weekly she left another phone message with ACHD, suggesting an extender or "mast arm" be affixed to the crosswalk... Read more
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Angie Smith: Stronger Shines the Light Inside Opening ReceptionShine the Light Inside Though she's based in Los Angeles, photographer Angie S
Angie Smith: Stronger Shines the Light Inside Opening Reception
Boise Weekly / Posted 29 days ago
Shine the Light Inside Though she's based in Los Angeles, photographer Angie Smith has a strong connection to Boise: When Boise Weekly spoke to her last year, Smith said her family's deep Boise roots go back three generations. What drew Smith in... Read more

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