Category : Downtown

Paddles Up Poké

STORY CHELSEA CHAMBERS |  PHOTOS JIM PETERSON The phrase “paddles up” is a rafting term that means to attack the rapids head on, facing the challenges to come. For business partners and long-time friends, Dan Landucci and Jordan Tapangco, paddles…

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Fresh, fast and green

Story by Drew Dodson, Photos by Amanda Antilla Have you ever wanted to eat healthy but simply couldn’t’ afford to, didn’t have the time, or just downright didn’t think it tasted as good as, say, a cheeseburger? If so, there’s…

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Meet Global Lounge!

Story by Donna Kovaleski, Photo Submitted “You may have noticed things are changing in the Treasure Valley as Idaho continues to welcome new students, business people, and others resettling here to share in the beauty and great lifestyle we love…

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Spotlight on Fiberpipe Data Centers

Story by Malcolm Hong, Photos Courtesy Fiberpipe “If you’ve ever streamed a movie with Netflix or used a popular website like Amazon or Ebay, you may have taken your experience for granted. But providing quick and reliable online services doesn’t…

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Waffle Me Up!

by Bavani Waffle Me Up, Baby!”  I squelched the temptation to shout that out as I entered Waffle Me Up.    Leaving the frigid temperatures at the door, I was greeted by the heavenly aroma of waffles and the warmth…

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Hot Potato

The Idaho Potato Drop is the Best Way to Ring in the New Year by Cody Evans, photos by Terry Welch Shortly after Dylan Cline’s mother passed away, he found himself standing center stage in front of 40,000 people, celebrating…

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Eat Well, Do Good

Even Stevens Sandwich Shop Gives Back to the Boise Community by Liza Long, photos by Tiffany Howard What if you could enjoy a fresh, delicious sandwich or salad while listening to live local music on a patio overlooking Boise’s Freak…

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Keep an eye on this Boise startup

  Food for thought By Tia Crabtree You feel a little sick and then a wave of uncontrollable nausea sets in. It’s been seven to eight hours after you’ve eaten at your favorite restaurant, and your self diagnosis is food…

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Go Ahead and Jump

by Pamela Kleibrink Thompson, photos by Mark Dyrud When J.R. (Jack) Simplot passed away in 2008, part of his legacy was a collection of vintage tractors. He envisioned a museum but some of his family members had an even grander…

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Mother to Mother

A New Mom’s Perspective is Helping New Moms by Lonni Leavitt-Barker, photos by Mark Dyrud Don’t ask Jennifer Hudson to sing. She may share her name with the famous singer and actress and have her own growing fan base, but you won’t…

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