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Fashion and Flair

Amanda Woods on Fire Innovative Beauty by Ken Levy, photography by Bart Cepek Amanda Woods wants to beautify the Treasure Valley one face at a time. As a makeup artist and hair stylist, she’s got the credentials to make it…

January 4, 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 village to Boise – blind. Joseph Sesay is an 18-year-old Sierra Leonean who is living in Boise for a…

January 4, 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 day to stave off the cold and the snow. Fortunately, Idaho is famed for our many outstanding dining options…

January 4, 2016

Greenbikes

For Dave Fotsch, Boise GreenBike has been an interesting ride by Brad Carlson, photography by Mark Dyrud Before spearheading the GreenBike program, Dave Fotsch spent a lot of time behind a radio microphone or in front of a TV camera….

January 4, 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 about three acres of leased farmland will be transformed into the Boise EcoVillage Project. It’s one of the first…

January 4, 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 to preserve Idaho’s historic and cultural resources for 43 years. The Heritage Homes Tour is their signature event and…

January 4, 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 art, and you might think you’ve fallen into a fairy tale world; her work is that mysterious and authentic….

January 4, 2016

Go Green – and Local

In 2016 Mixed Greens offers something for everyone by Chelsea Chambers, photography by Mark Dyrud If you’re taking a winter walk downtown, be mindful not to miss Mixed Greens on 9th Street between Idaho and Bannock. It’s nearly impossible to…

January 4, 2016

First Annual Toy Expo

at the Discovery Center of Idaho By Rachel Holt, photography courtesy of Discovery Center of Idaho The Discovery Center of Idaho will be holding its 1st Annual Toy Expo on Friday November 27th and Saturday November 28thduring the normal Discovery…

November 3, 2015

Home for the Holidays

Boise Council Member T.J. Thomson and his family celebrate a first this season By Liza Long, photography courtesy of T.J. Thomson Six years ago, second-term Boise council member T.J. Thomson and his wife Alisha made a decision that would change…

November 3, 2015