Category : Roots

The Egyptian Theatre’s Destiny

By Bavani Purushothaman, photography by Ruth Novella Stepping into the Egyptian Theatre takes me back in time to a bygone era. It’s a feast for my senses. The vibrant colors add a splash of grandeur while the majestic proscenium arch…

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Enchanting Objects

Jane Austen Romance in Boise’s Collister Neighborhood By Nicole Sharp, Photography by Mark Dyrud Enchanting Objects is an antique store at Collister and State Street that was established in 2007 by Lori Kerby and Lesli Fieselman. The store showcases carefully…

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Boise Public Library

Check it Out! By Pamela Kleibrink Thompson, photography courtesy of the Boise Public Library There are 120 candles on Boise Public Library’s birthday cake this year. In 1895, the wealthy, prominent, prestigious, civic-minded women of Boise’s Columbian Club established a…

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May in Motion

By Pamela Kleibrink Thompson, Photography by Pete Grady One of my brother’s former girlfriends—the White House pastry chef—bikes to work year round in all kinds of weather. May is National Bike Month, and it’s never been a more beautiful time…

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Boise’s Hidden Fashion Scene

Art of Fashion Show: Incognito – The Third Annual Boise Art Museum Fashion Show Story by Rachel Holt, Photography by Klein Sun Gallery, NY & Bart Cepek Photography (runway shot) When you think of Boise, you might not immediately picture…

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timeless treasures

Take a trip down Memory Lane by Amy Larson photography by Pete Grady  Tommy Amador’s passion for antiques started early. “My brother and I went with our mom to the Marin City Flea Market outside Sausalito and bought whatever looked…

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My Family Tradition

Boise based barbeque sauce and rub company shares family tradition of cooking story by Rachel Holt “My mom knew I had a talent in the kitchen. I was about 19, and she said ‘why don’t you cook for us’. My…

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The Boise Depot

Despite no trains, this cultural landmark lives on by Nicole Sharp photography by John Webster The first main line train arrival at the Boise Depot on April 16, 1925 was a sight to behold.  An impressive gathering of jubilant onlookers…

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The Flicks

Celebrating 30 Years of Food, Film and Fun Story Kristen Lynch Photography by John Webster The Flicks Theater has been a beloved Treasure Valley mainstay since 1984. Located in downtown Boise, The Flicks offers a gourmet menu, complete with a…

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Pioneer Village

Explore Boise History at Pioneer Village Story and Photography by Ken Levy Travel back to the days of Lewis and Clark in a self-guided tour through history at Pioneer Village next to the Idaho State Historical Museum at Julia Davis…

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