32 C
Thursday, July 9, 2020

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.

Home Garden

Tips & Tricks for a Lush Garden This Year photos by Sara Mitton Cox, photos by Mark Dyrud May in Boise means the last frost is...

Giddy Up!

From Pierce Park Rd. I gaze down into the canyon, or more properly, the gulch.  Strewn along a rugged ten acres a scant mile...

Love and Exile

Nathaniel Hoffman and Nicole Salgado tell true stories of American citizens affected by immigration laws. By Liza Long Photography by Copper Chadwick In June 2013, Boise journalist...

Passion and Triumph

Boise’s Only Bird Rescue By Laura Wolstenholme, photography by Mark Dyrud Frequently last May, director Jennifer Rockwell walked through the Ruth Melichar Bird Center (RMBC), quickly...

Picnicking at Camel’s Back Park

A locavore adventure By Rachel Holt, Photography Pete Grady Boise is called the City of Trees, and with its green parks and open spaces, it’s easy...

College Stress Solutions

By Dylan Hass Photography by Candance Sweet Sending your child off to college can be a challenging and emotional time in your life. Setting aside the...

Delicious and Healthy

Jenny's Pure Food is pure health By Bavani Purushothaman, Photography by Mark Dyrud It’s often said we are what we eat.  Maybe not literally, but the...

North End: Life Off the Ballot

Idaho public figure Nicole LeFavour is taking 2013 to slow down, reflect and recharge By Jamie Dillon Photography by Copper Chadwick It’s official: Nicole LeFavour is completely,...

Affordable Alternatives

The People's Clinic brings traditional Chinese Medicine to the rest of us. By Elisabeth McKetta Photography by James Max The People’s Clinic celebrated its fifth anniversary...

Prixe Fixe Dining in Boise

State & Lemp By Dylan Haas Photo by Pete Grady If you are looking for the finest, most intimate dining experience in the Treasure Valley, look no...

Chalk Talk

Chalkboard quotes turn neighbors into friends by Sara Mitton Cox, photography by Mark Dyrud More than a year ago, Jennifer Jones-Easterday placed a chalkboard next to...

New Chilling Tales from Jane Merrow

British actress makes Boise her home. Story by Pamela Kleibrink Thompson Photography by Jessica Woodhouse It should come as no surprise that one of British actress Jane...