The Downtown Boise bar Tom Grainey’s is being sued by BMI, the music licensing company. The copyright lawsuit says Grainey’s played songs by James Brown, Aretha Franklin, Queen, Michael Jackson and Whitney Houston.
The extreme winter of 2016 triggered structural deterioration of a building that houses two popular bars in Downtown Boise. Until a collapsing roof is repaired, China Blue and Dirty Little Roddy’s will be closed.
Boise entertainment this weekend includes special events at Firenza and Spitfire pizza restaurants, a Bodies Human exhibition at the Discovery Center, a Skating Polly concert at The Funky Taco, Idaho Steelheads hockey and more.
On Dec. 14-15, Boise Towne Square shoppers will get to experience BMW performances as they shop. Sounds of flutes and bells will ring in the halls from 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. both days in the JC Penney Courtyard.
Pizza lovers get a new restaurant in Boise — with a build-your-own, assembly-line model. Firenza Pizza, a chain based in Virginia, will open a store Tuesday and sell pies at a special $5 price through Saturday.
A Chicago suburb's decision to sponsor a nationally televised college football bowl game in the Bahamas has won over some residents and local merchants despite receiving mixed reactions after the announcement last summer.
Former first lady Michelle Obama and Santa Claus did the popular online dance "orange justice" at an event at Children’s Hospital Colorado in suburban Denver on Dec. 13. Mrs. Obama also read “The Night Before Christmas" and answered questions.