Boise is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Idaho as well as the county seat of Ada County. As of the 2009 Census Bureau estimates, Boise's city population was 205,707, making it the third largest city in the American Pacific Northwest.
Downtown Boise is Boise's cultural center and home to many small businesses and several high-rises. The area has an array of shopping and dining choices.
Boise is also a regional hub for jazz and theater. The Gene Harris Jazz Festival is hosted in Boise each spring.
In the fall, Downtown Boise hosts a film festival called Idaho International Film Festival.
Boise's climate is characterized as a semi-arid climate, with four distinct seasons. Boise experiences hot and dry summers with highs exceeding 100 °F 5.6 days in a typical year and 90 °F on 46 days.
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During Black History Month, on Saturday, February 20, we are partnering with a performance painter and software engineer, Patrick Hunter, to launch a unique partnership that will combine live art, sports and STEM to celebrate Black History in Boise Idaho. Pat has been lined up to paint approximately 10 influential African Americans who’s picture/ images will be sublimated into the side of our jerseys. The shooting shirts will contain famous quotes from each of the respective influential African Americans. Each jersey will be auctioned online after the event with the proceeds benefiting the Idaho Black History Museum. The NBA & NBA D-League are working with the New York Times & Yahoo Sports to promote black history month games played during the month of February.
Current list of Estates we have received approval through proper channels & have the NBA legal clued in on include.
Prominent author and lecturer
Leader in Slave liberation
George Washington Carver
Coretta Scott King
Civil rights leader
Martin Luther King
Civil rights leader
First Black US President
Leader in the integration of MLB
Famous author and poet
Player leading in the integration of the NBA
Schedule of events
· Feb 19th – School Activation: Hunter and Idaho Stampede representatives will visit a Treasure Valley High School to speak creativity and the intersection of art, technology and sports. Students will participate in a creativity workshop.
· Feb 20th – Game: Players will play in the jerseys. Pat’s artwork will be displayed around the arena Mezzanine to be bid on through an online auction. Pat will paint live during halftime an Alvin Ailey inspired performance in collaboration with the Idaho Dance Theatre.
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Demographics of Boise, Idaho
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BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL
HeadLinera Barbershop - Category: Black Barbershop - Providing good services to men of all ages. - 913 Warren St. Boise, Idaho (208) 342-6200
Illusions Salon - Full service salon and hair-extension supply. 414 N. Orchard St. Boise, ID. 83706 83706 (208) 345-2033 - (visit website)
L. Rhea's Beauty Supply & Salon - Category: Black Hair Salons - 7211 Colonial St (inside-Treasure Valley Fitness) Boise, Idaho 83706 (208) 429-1526
- (visit website)
Neonephthys - A full service salon located in downtown Boise. 1307 W Jefferson St Boise, Idaho 83702 (208) 433-5290
Sally Beauty Supply - 1421 N Milwaukee St # 28 Boise, ID 83704 (208) 377-1095
Shi She Styles - Category: Hair Salons - I sell wigs, clip's in extension, & cater to all types of textures of hair.I also have product, Please take a look at my website www.shishestyles.com and check out gallery or please call 208-571-2746 for an appointment or questions and concerns
LOOKING FORWARD TO MEETING YOU :-) - 911 Warren Ave. - Boise, Idaho 83706 (208) 571-2746 - (visit website)
Talk of the Town - 1400 Broadway Avenue, Boise , ID 83706 (208) 384-9000
Talk of The Town Barber Beauty Salon - Enjoy the talk of the town experience 2158 Broadway Ave, Boise, Idaho (208) 384-9000 - (visit website)
The Electric Chair - Boise, ID 83702-5812 (208) 629-7951
BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.
A Piece of Cake - Specialty Bakery
Boise, ID 83712 - (208) 323-7622
Calvin R. Swinson - Financial Consultant
1252 Candle Ridge Court, Boise, ID 83712 - (208) 336-1993
Can Do Photography - 1009 S. Orchard - Boise , ID 83705 (208) 344-1089
Capitol City Cargo-Boise - Category: Courier Service - Capitol City Cargo is a long time wine/beer/liquor transport/delivery service, we also specialize in all parcels, Postal and midsize to large cube item transport, court documents, Uhaul type trailer delivery, library book pu/delivery,small apartment moving...........
Routes from Boise to Sun Valley, Hidden Springs, Meridian, Twin Falls, Pocatello, Council, Lewiston, Baker Ore. and Jackpot Nev.
$90-$350.00 per mth. or by load.
Give us an opportunity to serve you and your pickup/delivery needs! - P.O.Box 4063 Boise, ID. 83711 (208) 447-6884 - (visit website)
Central Payment - Category: Services - Provide businesses with credit card processing an new equipment. - 4094 W. Chinden Boise, ID (310) 912-8175 - (visit website)
Gi-Gi's Family Child Care - Child Care Services
3664 Centennial Way, Boise, ID 83702 - (208) 343-9099
Grace Counseling - Counseling Services
5500 West Emerald, Boise, ID 83706 - (208) 322-8112
HW Services Company - Shoe Care, Management Services
2304 Bella Street, Boise, ID 83702 - (208) 343-2650
Kituku and Associates - Motivational Speaker, Story Teller
PO Box 7152, Boise, ID 83707 - (208) 376-8724
New York Life - Financial Planning
999 Main Street, Boise, ID 83706 - (208) 343-4648
Sojourner Coaching - Life Coach
2304 Bella Street, Boise, ID 83702 - (208) 345-3790
Stone Bridge Care - Category: Health Services - Stonebridge RNs and Nurse Practitioners assess each patient's unique situation and develop disease management programs and care plans tailored to ensure wellbeing. - 950 W Bannock St Suite 1100 Boise, ID 83702 (208) 995-2818 - (visit website)
The Law Office of R.A.(Ron) Coulter - Specialty Bakery
776 E. Riverside Drive, Suite 200 - Boise, ID 83616 - (208) 672-6112 - (visit website)
Thunder Studio Photography - (208) 342-6966
Visions of Color - Ethnic Art/Specialty Gifts
3314 N. Lena Place, Boise, ID 83712 - (208) 377-0334
AFRICAN AMERICAN CULTURE
Idaho Black History Museum 508 Julia Davis Drive - Boise, ID. 83702-7694 83706 (208) 433-0017 - (visit website)
DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD
A Taste Of Memphis Soul Food Restaurant -
712 W Idaho St, Boise, ID 83702 - (208) 331-5699
Chef Roland's Cajun Cuisine -
1221 W Boise Ave, Boise, ID 83706 - (208) 867-8075
Pho Nouveau -
1111. Sweetwater's Tropic Zone, 210 N. 10th St., Boise, ID - (208) 433-9194
CITY VIDEO CONNECTION
Here I am in Downtown Boise Idaho. I love the place. Spent a lot of time there when I was underage bothering people leaving the bars, I made a lot of money that way. Put to Dirty Vegas.
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