The Zero Waste Boise Institute
Meghan Levi
You could say it all started with “The Lorax.” As Jillien Eijckelhof, founder of the Zero Waste Initiative, read the [...]
Boise's streetcar system once circled the Valley, connecting Boise to Caldwell
Sharon Fisher
Sometime, when you’re sitting in rush-hour traffic between downtown Boise and points west, you might find yourself idly wondering, “Why [...]
The Andrus Center's Seventh Annual Women and Leadership Conference
Pamela Kleibrink Thompson
Boise is known for the contributions by and achievements of women. The J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation and the [...]
Looking Ahead to the 2020 Census
Kate Hull
To most, the 2020 U.S. Census might just seem like a population count and a showcase of data. And while [...]
Zoo Boise opens a new Gorongosa National Park exhibit
Adam Tanous
This past July, the City of Trees gained some new residents, though they were a little more exotic than the [...]
Debi Lane builds more than a brand with Lunchbox Wax
Jamie Hausman
Every morning, Debi Lane, the founder and CEO of Lunchbox Wax, finds her focus in meditation. She brings the same [...]
The Olympic gold medalist promotes healthy lifestyles with her new gym venture
Torrie Cope
With three Olympic gold medals and multiple national and world championship titles in the sport of cycling, Kristin Armstrong has [...]
Idaho Humane Society’s legacy of compassion continues
Patti Murphy
The seeds of the Idaho Humane Society (IHS) were planted about 119 years ago when a group of animal loving [...]
Fun at the Discovery Center of Idaho
Cheryl Haas
Rockets! Dinosaurs! Slime! The Discovery Center of Idaho, abutting Julia Davis Park in Boise, is a hands-on, STEM-based (science, technology, [...]
Boise embraces e-scooters
Zach Kyle
If you spend any time in Downtown Boise, chances are you’ve seen Meredith Stead, dressed in high heels and business [...]