May 25, 2017: What to Know

May 25, 2017: What to Know

Leaked photos of the Manchester bombing aftermath, a messy Montana political contest gets violent, Labrador announces his campaign kickoff events and celebrating the 40th anniversary of The Force.
Sun Valley Wellness Festival

Sun Valley Wellness Festival

The four-day festival—now in its 20th year—is packed with lectures, workshops, music, film, plus morning sessions of meditation, resistance flexibility vinyasa, quigong and a sunrise hike.
Anime Oasis, May 26-29, The Grove Hotel

Anime Oasis, May 26-29, The Grove Hotel

The 2017 AO Cosplay Challenge will divvy out $2,000 in cash prizes, and if that's not enough, grab a partner and join the Battle Cosplay event or show off that sculpted beach bod at the swimsuit contest.
T.I.: Hustle Gang, May 26, Knitting Factory

T.I.: Hustle Gang, May 26, Knitting Factory

Harris is on his 29-city Hustle Gang Tour doing something else he excels at: performing and introducing new rap and hip-hop artists on his label.

May 25, 2017: What to Know

Leaked photos of the Manchester bombing aftermath, a messy Montana political contest gets violent, Labrador announces his campaign kickoff events and celebrating the 40th anniversary of The Force.

Alive After Five 'Comes Full Circle,' Announces June Music Acts in Revamped Boise Grove

After a season in the Basque Block, Alive After Five is returning to the Grove.

May 24, 2017: What to Know

More arrests in connection with the Manchester bombing, Trump meets the Pope, a major recall of child car seats, and Tom Cruise has another need for speed.

Snake River Alliance Reboots 'Solarize the Valley' Program

"The best paybacks are for people who use the most electricity."

Here Comes the Sun... No, Really

"The news is good: La Niña is gone in Pacific Ocean tropics. Ocean temperatures have returned to normal, and that usually means warmer, drier weather ahead."

Oculus Shift

Idaho designers who want to make video games and virtual reality tech may face some high hurdles

Activate: Connecting People to Passions

"We had a march for science in Boise, a tax march, a public lands march and, of course, the Women's March. I think individuals are a bit exhausted with the nonstop atrocious actions from President Trump, but I don't think things are calming down at all,"

Indifference Is Creepier

The Shins' frontman James Mercer on new album Heartworms and trying to relate

(50) Movies of Summer

Dunkirk, The Big Sick, Okja, Detroit, Hell on Earth, Maudie, The Trip to Spain, Baby Driver, Ingrid Goes West and Atomic Blonde (and that's just my top ten).

Idaho Shakespeare Festival's Producing Artistic Director Charles Fee

"It's a bit like building a really good dinner party. In that sense, you're looking for a whole variety of tastes and flavors."

The 5 Browns

The first quintet of siblings to ever be accepted simultaneously to Juilliard, the Browns have garnered attention everywhere from People Magazine to Oprah and Billboard.

Gretchen Jude: Exploring the Past Through Soundscape Composition and Improvisation

Idaho-born, Honolulu-based artist-in-residence at Surel's Place Gretchen Jude specializes in creating "sound maps"—audio recordings of places, people and things that transcend typical experience.

Anime Oasis, May 26-29, The Grove Hotel

The 2017 AO Cosplay Challenge will divvy out $2,000 in cash prizes, and if that's not enough, grab a partner and join the Battle Cosplay event or show off that sculpted beach bod at the swimsuit contest.

Sun Valley Wellness Festival

The four-day festival—now in its 20th year—is packed with lectures, workshops, music, film, plus morning sessions of meditation, resistance flexibility vinyasa, quigong and a sunrise hike.

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill, May 25, Taco Bell Arena

Hill and McGraw will be joined by Joseph, a trio of Northwest sisters that headlines the Concert for Kids May 24 at The Knitting Factory.

T.I.: Hustle Gang, May 26, Knitting Factory

Harris is on his 29-city Hustle Gang Tour doing something else he excels at: performing and introducing new rap and hip-hop artists on his label.

A Few Bites

Some of what's cooking in and around Boise

A is for Albarino

The Rias Baixes Denominacion de Origen in northwest Spain first received official recognition in 1988

The Lovers (And Other Strangers)

Is it truly cheating if the one you're cheating with is the one you've been cheating on?

Cook's Essentials Jumbo BBQ Skewers

The simple why-didn't-someone-think-of-it-sooner design features two rods instead of one

To Balance the Budget, Trump Proposes Drastic Cuts to Diplomacy and Foreign Aid

"If we implemented this budget, we'd have to retreat from the world and put a lot of people at risk."

Idaho Part of $18M Settlement With Target Over 2013 Data Breach

In Idaho, the breach compromised approximately 280,000 customers. Investigators said hackers were able to steal payment card data, customer names, addresses, phone numbers and emails.

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