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Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Bright Spots of Boise – Chris & Kate

We’ve been heartened by the outpouring of support we’re seeing among strangers. We’ve seen people run to the grocery store for strangers. On NextDoor, we saw someone venmo some money to a stranger who realized, while in the checkout line, they didn’t quite have enough money. Our belief that deep down the vast majority of us are good people, who want to do right by others, is being reinforced.

Kids in Quarantine Episode 1

With everyone stuck at home more than we're used, we've all had to find new ways to adapt. Fortunately, we can take solace in...

Life’s Kitchen Makes Good During COVID-19

Story by bavani Life’s Kitchen has chosen to take a positive approach by turning their temporary closure into a mission of making meals to meet...

Bright Spots of Boise – April 20, 2020

The biggest insight that we have had during this time is how much we have taken for granted our wonderful lifestyle and the freedom to kayak, mountain bike, ski, travel, and spend time with friends and family.

Bright Spots of Boise

Kat CliffOrr, 26, RN working at St. Luke’s Eagle Urgent Care Nick CliffOrr, 26, RN working at St. Luke’s Boise Emergency Room Household: We currently live...

Fun in the sun with purpose!

As the weather warms up and you fill your activities calendar, consider booking some hours outdoors with a local community benefit organization (CBO, or nonprofit). Whether you’re a seasoned volunteer interested in new opportunities or a potential new recruit ready to give back, the Treasure Valley’s strong network of CBOs has a place for your time and talents.

Improving the Planet, One Bag at a Time

Monarc Settra Series By Chelsea Chambers Issues like climate change often seem overwhelming, almost too big for an individual to tackle. But by taking small steps...

Jackson Food Stores give to local restaurants

Jacksons Food Stores announced today that it will purchase gift cards to be used at local restaurants to support these independent businesses during the...

Source Meditation – The Gift of Mindfulness

Source Meditation | space offers a place to find self and community, one breath at a time. By Liza Long One Monday evening after work, I...

Karma: Downtown Boise’s Newest Hot Spot

By Andrew Coussens It can be incredibly challenging to find a place for dinner with a group of people on a Saturday night in downtown...

Salsa Idaho

How a guy from Guatemala and a gal from Austin, Texas changed entertainment in Boise Idaho. Originally from Guatemala, Giovanni Giron has loved all kinds...

A World of Essence – Divine Lotus Tea

By Chelsea Chambers Photos Emma Thomson A light rain drizzled out the windows of Awakenings Coffee House on Overland Road. Patrons sat happily around us, deep...

Aska Lokal

Boise is renowned for its friendly atmosphere and locals who are happy to share their love of this community. When tourists or business travelers are in town, all they need to do is ask a local, and they’ll find out about a great restaurant, a fun bar, or the best place to go for a run the next morning.