Famous author Charles Bukowski once wrote in the poem “My Cats,” “when I am feeling low all I have to do is watch my cats and my courage returns.” Pets seem to make people feel better and science suggests that people and pets have been a thing for over 12,000 years. That’s not news to sevent…

Famous author Charles Bukowski once wrote in the poem “My Cats,” “when I am feeling low all I have to do is watch my cats and my courage returns.” Pets seem to make people feel better and science suggests that people and pets have been a thing for over 12,000 years. That’s not news to sevent…

Opera Idaho just announced the 2021-2022 season that includes four main stage operas, an extra add-on production, Opera Idaho premiers and six different Operatinis. It’s an exciting lineup, and BW interviewed General Director Mark Junkert about the new lineup, the performers to look out for …

Boise has a lot of music, but one genre that sometimes gets left by the wayside is hip-hop. People may not think Boise when they think hip-hop, but maybe they should. There are a lot of different artists here that put out a ton of music and try to support the culture of hip-hop as a whole. O…

Ballet Idaho has gone above and beyond in adapting the programs during the pandemic, and it has made dance more accessible to the people in Boise. With the introduction of the streaming platform, people have been able to view the arts from the comfort of their own home.

Rachel Abrahamson is Radio Boise’s new chair of the board of directors. The radio station is an important part of the community, and the appointment of Abrahamson brings new ideas. Her mission to create a more inclusive space. BW reached out to see what the new chair had to say about the cha…

Interfaith Sanctuary has been planning a move to a new location on State Street. The proposed move has a lot of residents in the area asking questions and the nonprofit is now waiting to submit the application to move while it speaks with more people and neighborhood associations in the area…

For almost a decade, Kathy Griesmyer was one of the most familiar faces in the Idaho Statehouse, where she represented ACLU-Idaho as its public policy strategist. Hers is a storied resume, and her work, which has touched on issues like Add the Words, Ag-gag and an attempt to ban the practice…

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