boise: College of Western Idaho - 02/28/12 07:22 AM
College of Western Idaho

VisionThe College of Western Idaho provides affordable, quality teaching and learning opportunities for all to excel at learning for life.
Mission: Purpose and Constituent GroupThe College of Western Idaho is a public, open-access, and comprehensive community college committed to providing affordable access to quality teaching and learning opportunities to the residents of its service area in western Idaho.
                
For mor infomation about registration, class offerings, and locations check out www.cwidaho.cc.
Another reason to call the Greater Boise Idaho area your home!
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boise: Stunning Boise Idaho Home for Sale - 02/27/12 12:10 PM
Stunning Boise Idaho Home for Sale

This home is AMAZING! Views of Bogus from front of home & the Boise Valley from rear of home! All bedrooms have walk-in closets, all baths are fully tiled with walk-in showers, 3 patios off back. Listen to concerts playing at Gardens below. 3 furnace/AC units (Master suite has it's own). Beautiful paint colors. So many rooms! Plumbed for central vac. Views to die for!!












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boise: Boise River Greenbelt - 02/23/12 08:48 AM
Boise River Greenbelt
Scenic pathway along the cottonwood-lined Boise River; good chance of seeing waterfowl such as great blue herons, and bald eagles in the winter. People watching can be entertaining on the popular pathway. Located near Boise and Garden City in Ada County Idaho. 




          Photo from:  triptutor.com

Read more at Trails.com.  
Activity Type:Mountain Biking
Nearby City:Boise
Length:38 total miles
Elevation Gain:150 feet
Trail Type:Out-and-back
Skill Level:Easy.
Technical difficulty: Easiest.
Duration:2.5 hours, depending on ride distance and speed of travel.                Photo from: poplarware.com
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boise: Fantastic Wild Horse Home for Sale in Boise, Idaho - 02/20/12 10:51 AM
 Wild Horse Home for Sale in Boise, Idaho

                                   
This architectural masterpiece conveys classic & casual elegance. Nestled in the Boise foothills on 2.5 acres offers privacy along w/being designed to take advantage of the city & mountain views from every room, while sheltered from the east & west winds. Large bedroom suites, gourmet kitchen to please any chef, private guest quarters. Outstanding landscaping enhanced w/an abundance of Sandstone blocks, 5 ground patios, 3 decks.


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boise: Boise Philharmonic - 02/16/12 10:46 AM
Boise Philharmonic                                                       Photo and information from:  BoisePhilharmonic.org
 
One of the things that makes Boise a great place to live:

"Established as the Boise Philharmonic in 1960.
As Idaho's largest and oldest performing arts organization, the Boise Philharmonic performs for over 50,000 people annually in concerts at the Morrison Center, the Swayne Auditorium in Nampa, Jewett Auditorium in Caldwell, in schools around the state, and in smaller recital halls and venues. The 70-member professional orchestra can … (2 comments)

boise: World Center for Birds of Prey in Boise, Idaho - 02/15/12 06:40 PM
World Center for Birds of Prey in Boise, Idaho














                                                        Photo:  http://www.peregrinefund.org

Founded in 1970, The World Center for Birds of Prey was establised to restore the Peregrine.  Since then, they have expanded their sphere of influence to include other wild birds of prey.  The organization is non-political, solution-oriented and hands-on.  
Visitors of all ages are welcome see the exhibits and … (2 comments)

boise: Sterling Creek Home for Sale in Garden Valley, ID - 02/14/12 03:50 PM
Sterling Creek Home for Sale in Garden Valley, ID
Located at 40 Anderson Creek - Garden Valley, ID 83622

 

Beautiful 32+/- acre ranch tucked in the mountains outside Garden Valley, Idaho, about an hour from Boise, Idaho. Ranch offers frontage on the Middle Fork of the Payette River, 3 ponds, creek and large 4,000 sq. ft. custom home with quality craftsmanship. BTVAD
 Offered By: Knipe Land Company
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boise: Penguin Plunge in Meridian, Idaho - 02/02/12 09:55 AM
Penguin Plunge in Meridian, Idaho                      February 18, 2012 Sportsman's Warehouse Meridian, ID
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"TAKE THE PLUNGE For Special Olympics Idaho. The Penguin Plunge is a unique opportunity for individuals, organizations and businesses to support Special Olympics Idaho athletes by gathering pledges and plunging into a pool full of icy cold water!  Great incentives, including an Ipod Touch! And if you're TOO COOL to Plunge you can still participate by registering as a virtual plunger!"  Register today at www.idso.org

Penguin Plunge in Meridian, Idaho
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boise: Boise Night Out: New Shanghai Circus - 02/01/12 12:04 PM
  Boise Night Out:  New Shanghai Circus                                                        
                                                                                                                                  … (2 comments)

boise: Starlight Snowshoe Benefit in Boise, Idaho - 01/31/12 02:25 PM
Starlight Snowshoe Benefit in Boise, Idaho


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February 11, 2012 4:00-9:00 pm at Bogus Basin Nordic Lodge Presented by Greenwoods Ski Haus Benefitting the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation   For ticket sales and other information checkout:    Starlight Snowshoe Benefit    Image by:  gadgetrivia.com
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boise: Two Rivers Home For Sale in Eagle, Idaho - 01/30/12 09:44 AM
Two Rivers Home for Sale in Eagle, Idaho
Located at 436 W Two Rivers Drive in Eagle, ID.  This home is located just west of Eagle Road and north of the Branbury Golf Course.  

Jake Conklin Boise's Best Realtor
Exceptional value in this custom home, situated on almost 1/2 acre lot in desirable area. Family room w/floor to ceiling rock fireplace, gourmet kitchen w/granite counters, island w/butcher block, large pantry, double ovens, formal dining, formal living room, bonus room, central vac, covered patio. Sports court. Community pool/clubhouse & tennis court.
  This Two Rivers Eagle, Idaho home is priced at … (2 comments)

boise: Zoo Boise: A Fun Family Place - 01/27/12 01:11 PM

http://www.zooboise.org/
 
2/11/2012, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Let's Move Boise Zoo Day 
Saturday, February 11th, head over to Zoo Boise.  Open between 10 am and 5 pm, you and your family can enjoy discount admission and have fun learning about staying active and healthy.
Zoo Boise has a number of other special features:  
Zoo ToursThursdays Sept. -Nov. 1:00-1:30Butterflies in Bloom Flying June through Labor Day. Zoo Farm Open year round.Perkins Coie Giraffe EncountersOpen spring through fall. Conservation CruiseOpen May 8 through September 15.   Wallaby WalkaboutOpen daily through August. Zookeeper Talks Daily Spring Break through August.Animal Storytime Daily at 2:30 … (0 comments)

boise: Night Skiing at Bogus Basin {near Boise, Idaho} - 01/26/12 11:30 AM
Think skiing can only be done on the weekends or while on vacation?  Not ttrue.  Bogus Basin Mountain Recreation Area provides Night skiing.  So whether it's after school or after work, you can get on the slopes!  
         
Photo by: Chad Case                                                       Scanned Image by:  Bonnie Arriola
"There are 165 acres of lighted alpine terrain, with 4 chairlifts operating (including two high-speed quads) that service everything from beginner to … (2 comments)

boise: Trellis Home for Sale in Star, Idaho - 01/25/12 11:03 AM

Trellis Home for Sale in Star, Idaho Located just north of the lovely town of Star, Idaho, this home can be found at 3429 Verdant.  It is priced at $585,000 and includes 5 bedrooms, 4 baths, and 1 half bath.  There are 4722 square feet. This is the perfect place for any golfer, as it overlooks the River Birch Golf Course.   Image by: golfnow.com … (2 comments)

boise: Boise Art Museum - 01/24/12 10:17 AM
Located in downtown Boise, a great place to visit is the Boise Art Museum.  (B.A.M.)  This museum features rotating exhibitions as well as permanant collections and is a great place for all ages to enjoy and appreciate beautiful works of art.
 
B.A.M. is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on the First Thursdays unti 9 p.m.  Sunday hours are noon to 5 p.m., closed Mondays.  Admission fees are quite reasonable.  For more details check out the website here.
 
 
 
 
Boise Art Museum photo:  Terry Richards


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boise: Boise State University 2012 Basketball Schedule - 01/20/12 03:46 PM
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boise: Treasure Valley Teen Magazine: A Great Boise Resource - 01/20/12 03:11 PM
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boise: Home, Sweet Home! - 01/19/12 01:05 PM

Wordart:  RaisingFigureSkaters.com
 
John Howard Payne said it best when he coined the phrase, "There's no place like home."  No matter the address, home is where you hang your hat.  The place where your heart resides.  In addition to the people who live there, what makes a home feel like a home?
For starters, home should feel safe.  Everyone wants a place to come home to that is relaxing, welcoming, and comfortable.  Knowing you live in a community where you can do that is real peace of mind.
Also, you want a community that feels like family.  A community that … (0 comments)

boise: Lights, Camera, Action! Boise Real Estate Highlights the concert scene. - 01/19/12 11:23 AM
Looking for some great music and the place in Boise to experience it?  The Knitting factory is the place to go.  Founded in 1987, The Knitting Factory has grown into Knitting Factory Entertainment.  It includes clubs and concert houses in many prominent cities, including Boise, Idaho.  For more information or to check concert schedules, go to their website:
www.theknittingfactory.com 
                                   
416 South 9th Street  Boise, ID 83702
                       
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boise: Eagle Idaho: A Great Place to Call Home - 01/17/12 01:31 PM
According to the Eagle Idaho Chamber of Commerce,
 
"Eagle is one of the Treasure Valley's premier communities, is located in Western Ada County approximately 8 miles west of Boise. Eagle is one of the smaller cities in Ada County with a population of about 20,000. Eagle is known for its family values and ensures moderate growth by its firm direction on development."
Looking for more information?  Check out their website:  Eagle Idaho Chamber of Commerce. Or give me, Jake Conklin a call!

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