The popular eatery recently tweaked its menu and its name at the Broadway Avenue location to reflect the tastes of 21st century diners. Besides the venerable lineup of specialty pizzas served at all four locations, the new concept menu at Flying Pie Pizzaria and Bistro lists beer-friendly appetizers, sandwiches and pasta dishes.
The friendly folks who own Tavern at Bown Crossing, a popular gastropub and sushi joint in East Boise, secured the lease on the former Gamekeeper space and moved forward with their 21st-century vision for the restaurant and bar. The Owyhee Tavern, an upscale steak and seafood eatery, debuted in early October.
In late 2016, then-President Obama designated a 1.35 million acre swath of forest and red rock canyons in southeast Utah as the Bears Ears National Monument. According to a White House statement, the monument was established “to protect some of our country’s most important cultural treasures, including abundant rock art, archeological sites, and lands considered sacred by Native American tribes.” It was a victory for local tribes and conservationists, but some Utah residents were wary of what they see as government overreach and encouraged their state officials to call on the Trump administration to rescind the monument status.