Weekend Events! El Dia de los Muertos celebrations in Boise, 2013. Image credit: www.idahopress.com
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Holidiversity

With Christmas break fast approaching, anticipation of the festivities is arising. Tree decorating, pie baking, gift wrapping, light hanging, and caroling are clouding the minds of many individuals. This particular sensation of Christmas is not for everyone however. By delving into the lives and religions of various individuals, one will discover the diversity that exists in cultural tradition and celebration, […]

Arts & Entertainment G-eazy, Boise will “Remember You”

G-eazy, Boise will “Remember You”

Fistfights, blaring music, and a sweaty room filled with hundreds of people… Seems like an average Sunday night, right? Okay, maybe a crazy night for normal people, but that’s just another night for Bay Area rapper G-eazy. Gerald Gillium, better known as G-eazy, launched his tour From the Bay to the Universe, finally making a stop in Boise. Accompanied by […]

Sports No Objections; Only Rejections in BHS Basketball

No Objections; Only Rejections in BHS Basketball

It’s that time of the year again, the warm weather goes into hibernation and the Jordan’s come out. Although the season has not officially started, the Braves Basketball Program is preparing for a killer season. Football has not yet ended so Boy’s Basketball has not begun yet, but the Girl’s Basketball team is well under way with open gyms. When […]

Featured Cover Artist Crazy Diamonds Max Winters Cover Artist

Crazy Diamonds Max Winters Cover Artist

Crazy Diamonds The November issue displays yet another breathtaking piece of artwork, this time by Max Winters, a talented junior here at BHS. He describes his style as being abstract, stating, “I definitely favor realism, I’ve never been much of a fan of cartoony art.” His chosen piece, which he named “Crazy Diamonds” was chosen because of the intricate detail […]

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Holidiversity

With Christmas break fast approaching, anticipation of the festivities is arising. Tree decorating, pie baking, gift wrapping, light hanging, and caroling are clouding the minds of many individuals. This particular sensation of Christmas is not for everyone however. By delving into the lives and religions of various individuals, one will discover the diversity that exists in cultural tradition and celebration, […]

G-eazy, Boise will “Remember You”
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G-eazy, Boise will “Remember You”

Fistfights, blaring music, and a sweaty room filled with hundreds of people… Seems like an average Sunday night, right? Okay, maybe a crazy night for normal people, but that’s just another night for Bay Area rapper G-eazy. Gerald Gillium, better known as G-eazy, launched his tour From the Bay to the Universe, finally making a stop in Boise. Accompanied by […]

A Look Into the Outskirts of Mexico
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A Look Into the Outskirts of Mexico

While most of the U.S is celebrating Thanksgiving during break, stuffing themselves with juicy turkey meat, smooth mashed potatoes, and satisfying salty gravy, there are towns across central Mexico celebrating a week long party filled with confetti, one of a kind sweets, and streets filled with bright smiles and laughter. They call this party, Cristo Rey, meaning “The King, Jesus […]

Journey to the East Coast
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Journey to the East Coast

A few weeks ago I ended up going all the way across of the United States and let me tell you, it was an interesting experience.  Thanksgiving break came and I was heading to Alabama almost immediately. I was packing on a Sunday night and waking up at 4am on Monday to catch my plane.  When I looked at my […]

Helping the Homeless
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Helping the Homeless

Thousands of people everyday roam around on the streets having a destination to end up with family members who are waiting to start dinner and spend quality time together, while thousands of homeless people struggle to find an ally to go to when they’re done roaming around the streets.  So many deserving people in today’s society have nothing but what […]

The Efforts to End Animal Abuse
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The Efforts to End Animal Abuse

Animal abuse has been happening for a long time now, but people are working together to put a stop to it. There are now over 50 organizations and campaigns dedicated to preventing animal cruelty and to give them respectful treatment. The American Humane Association has come up with some signs to help identify animal abuse. First make sure to evaluate […]

Fast, Furious, or Fail?
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Fast, Furious, or Fail?

With the new release of three American Muscle Car Special Editions, many are asking which is the best. With three superior American brands, all three are sure to be satisfactory.   First, the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat, a modern spin on an American classic. The Challenger has been around since the late 60’s to the late 70’s and then […]

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The Glass Castle Review Off Cycle

The Glass Castle Over the past Thanksgiving Break, I read one of the most inspiring books I have ever read. The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls is a memoir of her entire life up until her early adulthood. Walls’s childhood is one of hardship. Her father is an endearing alcoholic who loves her family deeply but becomes reckless and controlling […]

Hues for Winter Blues
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Hues for Winter Blues

Emily Olson Sydney Scarrow Hues for Winter Blues Winter months seem to induce a sense of overwhelming laziness in us all. This can work it’s way into schoolwork, relationships, chores, and most namely, our outfits. If you are a girl here at BHS, there is a probable chance you heavily rely on the common staple of leggings and an oversized […]

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Fashion Article Rough Emily Sydney

Emily Olson Sydney Scarrow Hues for Winter Blues     Winter months seem to induce a sense of overwhelming laziness in us all. This can work it’s way into schoolwork, relationships, chores, and most namely, our outfits. If you are a girl here at BHS, there is a probable chance you heavily rely on the common staple of leggings and an […]