Category : Features

Re-POP! Is Treasure Valley’s True Retail Fan Experience

Geeks, Nerds and Pop Culture Fandom Have a New Headquarters By Bethany Maile  Photos Kimberlee Miller State Street’s Re-POP! Gifts is as much of an experience as it is a store. When customers walk in, they will be struck not…

October 31, 2017

Idaho’s Most Famous Potato

The Idaho Potato Drop Has Big Plans for New Year’s Eve By Liza Long “What if we dropped a giant potato from that crane on Eighth Street on New Year’s Eve?” In 2012, a question posed half in jest over…

October 31, 2017

David Wali – Skiing Mountains and Moving Them, Too

STORY Pamela Kleibrink Thompson  | PHOTOS BY JIM PETERSON   If Boise’s convention space seems bigger and busier than ever, look no further than visionary David Wali. Wali, an executive vice president of the Gardner Company, worked with Gardner COO Tommy…

September 1, 2017

Meet the Mentor

STORY BY NORRIS KRUEGER, PHD | PHOTOS BY KIMBERLEE MILLER In all of my experience as an entrepreneurial champion, entrepreneurship scholar and — yes — an entrepreneur, the active presence of great role models and great mentors is crucial. I…

September 1, 2017

BOSCO Artists Open Their Homes

Story by Pamela Kleibrink Thompson | Photos by Amanda Antilla A few years ago, my husband Lance and I toured the Boise Open Studios, which happens the second weekend in October. This year, the Artists’ Open Studios weekend tour is…

September 1, 2017

Surf’s Up

Story by Chelsea Chamber, Photos by Amanda Antilla While The Corridor Paddle and Surf Shop founder Victor Myers hails from the Midwest, he grew up kayaking for most of his childhood, so he is no stranger to the water. He…

June 28, 2017

Style at Home

Story by Emily Baker From modest family homes to sprawling estates, this year’s award-winning Parade of Homes revealed designs that can be replicated at any budget. In both style and function, Idahoans are changing the way we use our homes….

June 28, 2017

bolin guitars

Story by Dylan Cline, Photos by Amanda Antilla At 4pm on a Friday afternoon, I picked up the phone to buzz Jake Bolin for a quick interview.  Jake texted me back to let me know that he had been called…

April 27, 2017

patio playtime

Story by Chelsea Chambers, Photos Submitted by Restaurants Solid Grill & Bar Nestled in the heart of BoDo, Solid Grill & Bar is definitely worthy of patio praise. They have an incredible summer cocktail menu featuring drinks like their Italian…

April 27, 2017

Shower Day: Follow #itsaboisething Around Boise on a Rainy Day

Stories & Photos Provided by Business Owners REDISCOVERED BOOKS 180 N 8TH ST, BOISE  •  208.376.4229 Where do you go to discover a new book, meet an old friend or learn something new? Rediscovered Books, of course. When you step…

February 24, 2017