Food Trucks: Convenient & Delicious

by Chelsea Chambers, photos by Mark Dyrud As the sun beats down overhead, teetering toward 100 degrees, the smell of fresh-cooked ingredients comes cascading across the grass. After an entire afternoon in the park—volleyball, disc golf, and the occasional goose...

The Dog Days of Summer

by Pamela Kleibrink Thompson, photos by Mark Dyrud Summer is a terrific time to be a dog owner as you romp outdoors with your pet along the Greenbelt or hike in the foothills or swim in the river. But summer...

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Go Ahead and Jump

by - July 6, 2016

by Pamela Kleibrink Thompson, photos by Mark Dyrud When J.R. (Jack) Simplot passed away in...

Flow

Turning the Gardens Blue

by - July 6, 2016

by Lonni Leavitt-Barker, photos by Mark Dyrud If you ever wanted to be part of...

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Out East

Tastes Like Summer

by - July 6, 2016

by Liza Long, photos by Mark Dyrud In one of those delightful moments of serendipity that punctuate our otherwise mundane lives, I first heard about Ben’s Crow Inn, an East Boise fixture for more than 70 years, from some Washington...

Recreation

All Play for Your Outdoor Toys

by - July 6, 2016

by Liza Long, photos by Mark Dyrud As the long days of summer stretch out...

    North End

    The Recycled Room

    by - July 6, 2016

    by Chelsea Chambers, photos by Mark Dyrud I found myself in a conversation recently about...

    Making Fit a Reality

    by Chelsea Chambers, photos by Mark Dyrud The world opens up before you. Bright sunlight hits your eyes as you hear...

    by - July 6, 2016

    Get Happy!

    NAMI Invites You to a Musical Celebration of Mental Health by Liza Long, photos by Mark Dyrud On May 11, local...

    by - May 3, 2016

    Dreams of Chocolate Come True

    Local chocolate startup finds success in taste and in business by Ken Levy When Eagle’s Kay Johnson had the opportunity to...

    by - March 1, 2016

    Alternative Community Potential

    EcoVillage evokes alternative community potential story and photography by Ken Levy Evolving plans are taking root just outside Garden City, where...

    by - January 4, 2016

    Songs at Scentsy

    by Sara Mitton Cox, photos by Mark Dyrud In 2010, Opera Idaho began offering a summer musical-in-concert , much to the delight...

    by - July 6, 2016

    Paint ‘n Sip

    Anybody Can Paint and Enjoy Wine Too by Rachel Holt, photos by Mark Dyrud I wanted to make people’s lives better....

    by - May 3, 2016

    Reframing Radical

    TedX promises to change your thinking for good by Liza Long On April 2, 2016, 14 Boiseans with big ideas will...

    by - March 1, 2016

    Carsharing in Boise

    Moving toward car-free living in the City of Trees by Buffy Naillon According to the United Nations Population Fund, almost five...

    by - January 4, 2016

    Turning the Gardens Blue

    by Lonni Leavitt-Barker, photos by Mark Dyrud If you ever wanted to be part of something that was on the brink...

    by - July 6, 2016

    Spreading Love & Luck

    The Penny Project Brings Boise Couple Years of Joy by Sara Mitton Cox, photos by Mark Dyrud When Jeanne Huff talks...

    by - May 3, 2016

    Band of Artists

    A new name, devoted customers, and a shift in spirit keeps Idaho Made thriving by Laura Wolsten, photography by Mark Dyrud...

    by - March 1, 2016

    Capitol Cellars

    One of our favorite local restaurants by Chelsea Chambers There’s almost nothing more enticing than a hot meal on a winter...

    by - January 4, 2016

    Thinking Inside the Box

    by Lonni Leavitt-Barker, photos by Mark Dyrud What would possess a successful, wealthy, soon-to-be retiree to dive into a complex new...

    by - July 6, 2016

    The Local

    A New Neighborhood Hangout by Rachel Holt, photos by Mark Dyrud My sister and I opened this place together. We grew...

    by - May 3, 2016

    Bee Wise Goods & Boise Bakery

    Charming boutique offers handmade and vintage gifts as well as delectable treats by Sara Mitton Cox, photography by Mark Dyrud When...

    by - March 1, 2016

    Fashion and Flair

    Amanda Woods on Fire Innovative Beauty by Ken Levy, photography by Bart Cepek Amanda Woods wants to beautify the Treasure Valley...

    by - January 4, 2016

    The Fight Keeps Running

    by Lonni Leavitt-Barker, photos by Mark Dyrud There are those who go the extra mile and then there are those who...

    by - July 6, 2016

    Get Out & Explore

    It’s Time to Hit the Hills by Chelsea Chambers, photos by Mark Dyrud The rush of success and triumph is unmatched...

    by - May 3, 2016

    Bricknowlogy

    Eagle store offers legos and more… by Lonni Leavitt-Barker, photography by Mark Dyrud Step inside Eagle’s Bricknowlogy store and you are...

    by - March 1, 2016

    Greenbikes

    For Dave Fotsch, Boise GreenBike has been an interesting ride by Brad Carlson, photography by Mark Dyrud Before spearheading the GreenBike...

    by - January 4, 2016

    Nature is a Real Treat

    by Chelsea Chambers, photos by Treats Photography Since she was young, Virginia Treat has always had a passion for the arts—her...

    by - July 6, 2016

    Making a Lasting Impression

    Ladybug Press’ Angela Stewart by Amy Story Larson, photos by Mark Dyrud When a former neighbor’s collection of vintage letterpresses sparked Angela...

    by - May 3, 2016

    Modern Midwifery

    Providing a unique journey to motherhood by Sara Mitton Cox The midwifery practice is still going strong and is even on...

    by - March 1, 2016

    Preserving Boise

    The Heritage Homes Tour and the importance of keeping Boise’s historic districts intact courtesy of Preservation Idaho Preservation Idaho has worked...

    by - January 4, 2016

    Tour de Fat

    by Chelsea Chambers, photos by New Belgium Brewery On Saturday, August 13, Ann Morrison Park will be transformed into a world...

    by - July 6, 2016

    Two-storied Creator & Connector

    Boise Bicycle Project Changes the Way Boise Bikes by Amy Larson, photos by Mark Dyrud A “creator and connector” might describe...

    by - May 3, 2016

    Dresstraveganza

    by Rachel Holt, photography by Mark Dyrud “Originally we had built a teen center and decided to give away prom dresses....

    by - March 1, 2016

    Idaho talisman

    Artist Geo Handy’s surprising medium and designs by Laura Wolstenholme, photography by Mark Dyrud Medium Hold a piece of Geo Handy’s...

    by - January 4, 2016

    The Da Vinci Doctor

    by Rachel Holt, photos by Mark Dyrud “We’re all about education. We should be utilizing leading technology, like the da Vinci...

    by - July 6, 2016

    Raising the Bar on Good Deeds

    Payette Brewing is Giving Back – One Keg at a Time by Pamela Kleibrink Thompson, photos by Mark Dyrud Help is...

    by - May 3, 2016

    All is Swell in Bodo

    by Pamela Kleibrink Thompson, photography by Mark Dyrud A new artist collective titled “Swell” features artists in working in their studios...

    by - March 1, 2016

    A Shift in Perspective

    The inspiring story of Joseph Sesay and how he sees America by Joseph Catrine McGregor Imagine traveling from a small African...

    by - January 4, 2016

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