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Uptown Cheapskate Grand Opening & Giveaway!

uptown cheapskate boise stylespygirlThis Thursday marks the grand opening of a new local resale store, Uptown Cheapskate, and the grand re-opening of Kid to Kid in their new location in Boise! You won’t BELIEVE what they’re giving away at the party…

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Drake Cooper is Looking For a Media Designer

Drake Cooper is looking for a passionate, flexible, hourly contract designer to help us quickly design and implement the graphic components of online and social media campaigns that are highly tailored to the target audience, make adjustments on the fly based on real-time data, advise on appropriate content changes to increase engagement and offer feng […]

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18 Summers of Fun

Mid-April finds many of us counting down the days to summer vacation and taking time off from work or school. For active families, finding that work/fun balance is always in flux, but summer is that time of year for shared fun and R&R. In Idaho, downtime can mean logging off and adventuring on horseback or […]

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (May 5-10)

BASEBALL J.T. Williams, Eagle: The senior and Washington signee led the Mustangs to the 5A District Three championship. Williams, who started at shortstop, entered in the eighth inning in relief of starting pitcher Griffen Page, holding off Capital for a

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (April 28-May 3)

Please email nominations by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for performances based on the previous week. BASEBALL Sage Diehm, Skyview: The North Carolina commit pitched a no-hit shutout last week. Diehm, a junior, struck out 10 and walked one as the

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Corps seeks public input for Boise River study

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Walla Walla District and the Idaho Water Resources Board are conducting a series of meetings this week for the Boise River Feasibility Study, which will focus on ways to reduce flood risk, and meet

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (April 21-26)

These selections are one day later than usual, but Varsity Extra athletes of the week will return to its normal release date of Monday next week. Please send nominations by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for performances based on the previous

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Boise State to host ‘Application Day’ events May 8 in Boise, Nampa

Boise State University will host two Application Day events on Thursday, May 8, to assist prospective students with the admission and financial aid process. This is in advance of the May 15 priority admission date for the fall 2014 semester.

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Weather is perfect for mountain biking in the Foothills

Spring MTB

Photo by Roger Phillips Every sport has its prime season, and it’s now if you’re a mountain biker. Trails are in great shape – dry, but not dusty. Firm and traction is good, but with occasional patches of sand and

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (April 7-12)

Please email nominations by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for performances based on the previous week. BASEBALL Cody Reilly, Mountain View: The senior second baseman registered at least two hits in each of Mountain View’s three victories last week. Reilly went

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