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Treasure Valley Singles Dance @ Eagles Lodge Boise

2014: The Year in 60 Seconds

The year that was one minute.

A Child Is Born: A Christmas Visit to the Marian Pritchett School

A Christmas visit to the Marian Pritchett School
"We never push that faith. I think it was Mother Teresa who said, 'Preach the Gospel at all times and, if necessary, use words.' Well, we use very few words at Marian Pritchett, but the girls know that we love them. It works out remarkably well."

For the Record...

"You've got some serious guts to do this."
The story gained steam on Dec. 17 when Idaho Public Television's Idaho Reports co-host Melissa Davlin called BW to inquire about the origin of Soto's article.

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Perfection at a Price

Three champagnes to keep you bubbly through the holidays
They might leave your wallet lighter, but these champagnes will also lift your spirits.

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Story Story Night: Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Monday, Dec. 29
Say goodbye to 2014 with stories about getting there.

Second Annual Idaho Potato Drop

Wednesday, Dec. 31
Happy New Year: Time to drop it like it's (a) hot (potato).

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Movie Madness: A Bracket-Busting Look at a Year at the Movies

From hundreds of films, we narrow it down to 32, then it's the Sweet 16, Elite 8, Final Four and the Two Best
My two favorites? If hard pressed, I would have to say Boyhood and The imitation Game.

The Imitation Game: The Real Thing

The best film of 2014
"Turing is the father of the Computer Age. He's a war hero who helped, along with other brave, quiet, stoic, unconventional heroes who broke the code and ended World War II, some say, two years early. It's estimated that they saved 14 million lives."

Wild: Unsentimental Journey

Witherspoon packs a spot-on performance
Now playing at The Flicks

Cinema Stocking Stuffers: Big Eyes, Into the Woods, and The Hobbit Finale

All three are now playing on multiple screens.

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Holiday Season Activities for Kids

Saturday-Wednesday, Dec. 27-31
Enjoy some activities for the young and the restless.

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Yule Like This

And I won"t say 'doggeral' if you don't

Behold the Man

Xmas cheer, etc., etc.

A Long Way to Tipperary

Meditations on the Christmas Truce and the price of service
In this Christmas Eve edition of Boise Weekly we explore the experience of spending the holidays away from family, with stories from veterans at the Boise Veterans Home.

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Controversial Plan to Dredge Clearwater/Snake Rivers Heading to Court


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Caldwell Police Identify 'Person of Interest' in Fatal Stabbing investigation


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Anxious Moments for Local Family When Skier Goes Missing on Christmas Day Ski Trip to Bogus Basin.


Christmas Marred by Tragedy on Idaho Highways

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