Category : Downtown

More than Just Lunch

Bleubird serves up happiness, Monday through Friday story by Liza Long photography by John Webster If you happen by Tenth Street and Bannock on a weekday, you may see a line of people snaking around the block. They’re waiting for…

October 30, 2014

Freak Out in Boise’s Freak Alley Gallery

Accidental local tradition allows local artists to express themselves in a unique way by Rachel Holt photography by Katherine Jenkins  “It was actually a freak accident, no pun intended. A friend and I were walking down the alley after a…

August 28, 2014

ZENERGY

Finest in health, physical therapy, and spa amenities. Story by Dylan Haas Photography by John Webster As you enter Zenergy, on the 2nd floor of the new Zions Bank building in downtown Boise, you realize immediately that this is not…

June 27, 2014

Maggie O’Mara

Morning news anchor manages life alongside public eye. By Cher Wada Koenig Maggie O’Mara, Today’s Morning News Anchor on KTVB, became somewhat of a superstar in the arenas of working mom and multitasker extraordinaire. She not only manages to find…

May 2, 2014

Reinventing Childhood

Camp Rainbow Gold has new digs in downtown Boise. By Kristen Lynch Photography CBH Homes Summer camp–children playing, enjoying their youth, heedlessly splashing water-soaked paddles at camp counselors or donned in wild garments for an evening or improvisational skits. Endless…

March 3, 2014

Making Art from Dirt

Heidi Kraay explores the art of living and dying. By Elisabeth McKetta Photography by John Webster Heidi Kraay always has a whole bevy of projects going on at once (“I say yes a lot,” she admits.) “Boise is an organic…

January 2, 2014

Tuba Christmas

The baritone brass of Tuba christmas breathes new life into classic carols. By Amy Larson Photography by Copper Chadwick and Courtesy of Dr. David Mathie On Saturday December 7, baritone brass will fill the air of downtown Boise with the…

November 5, 2013

The Rolling Stones Project to Play Boise

On Saturday, November 2, Idaho Live will present “The Rolling Stones Project,” live at the historic Egyptian Theater in downtown Boise. This evening of world-class blues, jazz, rock and world music will be performed by Rolling Stones touring band members;…

October 8, 2013

KRBX

Boise, Radiothon is ramping up and it’s time to put your money where your mouthpiece is. By Kate Matthews Photography by Nena Earl Radio Boise has only been rocking our local airwaves since April 2011, yet it’s already hard to…

September 7, 2013

Downtown: Bewitching Branding

Downtown: Bewitching Branding

The Charm School transforms everyday small business owners into marketing mavens By Liza Long Photography by Copper Chadwick Meshel Miller and Chelsea Snow are two of the most interesting people you will ever meet in Boise – which is saying…

July 9, 2013