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Nampa: Students, community plan special bicycle, walking events

Nampa celebrates National Bike Month with two Safe Routes to School biking and walking to school events and an evening community bicycle ride. Ronald Reagan Elementary students will walk and bike to school Wednesday, May 14, which is also National

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Nampa: High school seniors receive scholarships

The Nampa Mayor’s Golf Tournament raised enough money this year to award four $2,000 scholarships thanks to the 26 golf teams that participated in the annual Nampa Mayor’s Golf Tournament Friday and the 37 businesses and organizations sponsoring holes. This

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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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Nampa Police Department: Drug take-back day April 26

From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 26, the Nampa Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration will hold a drug take-back event. Bring your expired, unused or unwanted prescription pills to the Nampa Civic Center parking lot, 311

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Nampa Rec Center 20th anniversary celebration April 26

Celebration highlights include activities, booths and demonstrations. The free event takes place from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, April 26. Wellness Fair booths will be open 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nampa Recreation Center offerings include swimming, rock climbing,

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Nampa: Mayor’s community prayer breakfast May 1

The public is invited to join Mayor Bob Henry and the Nampa Kiwanis Club for the Mayor’s Community Prayer Breakfast, Thursday, May 1, at 7 a.m. at the Nampa Civic Center, 311 3rd St. S. This year’s theme is “Called

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Nampa: New Partridge Pathway coming soon

This month city crews will begin paving Partridge Pathway — a one-mile stretch of paved trail connecting the Wilson Greenbelt and Stoddard Rails to Trails pathways. The new pathway, located behind The Islands subdivision, will include access to Wilson Ponds.

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Nampa PAL receives grant

The Nampa Police Activities League (PAL) Boxing club has received a $3,500 grant from the Idaho Community Foundation. The grant money will go toward building rental fees and boxing equipment that needs to be replaced. Nampa PAL Boxing is a

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Nampa: Food truck rally goes to the dogs

A food truck rally on Saturday, March 15, benefits the Nampa Dog Park. The event takes place from 3 to 7 p.m. at Lloyd Square in Downtown Nampa. Highlights include food, live music, green beer and lots of dogs.

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Nampa: Lakeview Park selected for Macy’s fundraising program

Macy’s and the National Recreation and Park Association have selected Nampa’s Lakeview Park to be a beneficiary of Heart Your Park, a program introduced as part of Macy’s Secret Garden campaign that aims to raise awareness and dollars for local

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