The popular eatery recently tweaked its menu and its name at the Broadway Avenue location to reflect the tastes of 21st century diners. Besides the venerable lineup of specialty pizzas served at all four locations, the new concept menu at Flying Pie Pizzaria and Bistro lists beer-friendly appetizers, sandwiches and pasta dishes.
The friendly folks who own Tavern at Bown Crossing, a popular gastropub and sushi joint in East Boise, secured the lease on the former Gamekeeper space and moved forward with their 21st-century vision for the restaurant and bar. The Owyhee Tavern, an upscale steak and seafood eatery, debuted in early October.
Ken Swanson, the longtime and now retired curator of the Idaho Military Museum, recently took a DNA test for ancestry.com and had a surprising match: A sister he never knew he had. His new-found sister, who is 80 years old living in Pennsylvania and winters in Florida, has searched for her birth parents since the late 1980s.
Rep. Dorothy Moon, R-Stanley, introduced Eric Parker of Hailey during the Idaho House session on Jan. 16, 2018. Parker had recently pleaded guilty to obstruction of a court order stemming from his actions during the 2014 standoff with the BLM at Cliven Bundy's ranch near Bunkerville, Nev. Many lawmakers on the floor that day had earlier been part of a letter to U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions that raised concerns about the man’s prosecution.
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.2 struck off Alaska’s Kodiak Island early Tuesday, initially prompting a tsunami warning. The warning has since been cancelled, but an advisory remains for part of the state.
Courtney Gessford, 28, of Sacramento, Calif. lived out a dream when she was "showered" with puppies from the Front Street Animal Shelter. Gessford, who has been battling cancer for three years, said she felt like she was “in a dream.” Her family thought this would be a great way to lift her spirits.