• Family drama

    Lewiston Civic Theatre’s ‘Elf the Musical’ opens Dec. 1

    By Mary Stone

    Family is at the core of the Lewiston Civic Theatre’s “Elf the Musical,” opening Dec. 1 at the former Lewiston High School on Normal Hill. Fans of the movie starring Will Ferrell will recognize the same story in this stage version, directed by Larry Goodwin: Buddy (Alex Everett), who was raised with Santa’s elves at the North Pole, ventures to New York City to look for his father, and poignant hilarity ensues...

  • Artisan gifts galore

    Holiday craft and book fairs abound

    Craft fairs have been peppering the weekends with holiday shopping opportunities for the past month, and the next couple of weeks are no exception. Here’s a sampling of events coming up if you’re still looking for that perfect gift...

  • Traveling watercolor exhibit makes Lewiston stop

    An opening reception for the Idaho Watercolor Society Juried Exhibition and North Region Showcase is set for this weekend at the Lewis-Clark State College Center for Arts & History, 415 Main St. in Lewiston. Light refreshments will be served during the event, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m...

  • Beadwork Bazaar offers education opportunity & holiday shopping

    Nez Perce National Historical Park’s 23rd annual Beadwork Bazaar, when local artists will sell their crafts, is set for this weekend from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 3 at the Spalding Visitor Center...

  • Stream on Demand

    By Sean Axmaker

    Top streams for the week "Willow: Season 1" (TV-14), a sequel to the 1988 fantasy adventure, sends the sorcerer Willow (Warwick Davis, reprising his role) on a new quest leading a group of misfit heroes on a harrowing rescue mission through a magical world of brownies, sorcerers, trolls, and other mystical creatures...

  • Out of My Mindfulness: Gratitude lights up the dark this Thanksgiving

    By Kristine Petterson

    Thanksgiving Day has arrived, and for many it seems shrouded in darkness this year. These past few weeks, the local and national news has been full of violence, uncertainty and loss...