Category : Out East

Hastings – The end of an Era

Video rental stores and record shops have been a monthly if not weekly part of my life since I was a kid. I remember going to rent movies with my parents when I was a kid. When I was 17…

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Tastes Like Summer

by Liza Long, photos by Mark Dyrud In one of those delightful moments of serendipity that punctuate our otherwise mundane lives, I first heard about Ben’s Crow Inn, an East Boise fixture for more than 70 years, from some Washington…

July 6, 2016

Beyond Summer School

The Best Time to Improve Your Grades is When School is Not in Session by Liza Long, photos by Mark Dyrud While most students can’t wait for the final bell that signals the start of summer vacation, many parents worry about how…

May 3, 2016

Grand Opening of The BLVD

by Pamela Kleibrink Thompson Hike, bike, walk or run to the grand opening of The BLVD. at Harris Ranch, a new townhome community close to nature.  On Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 12-5pm, enjoy custom brewed “The BLVD” beer, music, and…

April 26, 2016

Hiking Through History

by Liza Long You’ve probably seen the rust-colored obelisks marking the Oregon Trail, a thoroughfare to the West for more than 500,000 travelers from 1841 through the 1880s. Scattered throughout Boise, these monuments provide a glimpse of the past, too…

March 1, 2016

Snow Days

For winter fun, look just up the road to Sun Valley by Greenbelt Magazine Staff If you’re looking for a weekend getaway or a fun midweek break, turn east to Sun Valley, just two hours from Boise. We asked Sun…

January 4, 2016

Culinary Arts for the Common Good

By Bavani Purushothaman, photography by Celia Southcombe “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give,” said Winston Churchill.   Create Common Good’s Executive Chef, Brent Southcombe, is living proof of the…

November 3, 2015

Shining Brightly

Justin Reynolds has a passion for comfortable, sustainable living. By Pamela Kleibrink Thompson, Photography courtesy of Sunrise Development LLC and Sunrise Signature Homes Justin Reynolds bought his first home when he was 23, and then he remodeled it.  “People knocked…

August 31, 2015

It’s a Lifestyle Thing

Templeton Real Estate Group By Amy Larson, Photography by Pete Grady Active. Outdoorsy. Vibrant. Into community. Dawn and Mark Templeton, who moved here years ago from Orange County, California, are seeking the ideal lifestyle. Serious college athletes, both enjoy staying…

July 6, 2015

Savor Idaho

Story by Nicole Christensen Pettinger, Photography by Pete Grady A short drive down historic Warm Springs to the bottom of Table Rock, an adventure of an afternoon awaits. June in all of her splendor showers us in rays of sunshine…

May 5, 2015