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More free gardening classes in the Treasure Valley: plants that attract butterflies

A number of local organizations and gardening shops are offering free gardening classes on a range of topics. Here’s your list.

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Frank Eld House

Idaho native Frank Eld spent most of his career restoring Roseberry, a historic Idaho townsite in Valley County. Luckily for Boise lovers of history and old houses, Eld and his wife Kathy Eld stepped in to save an 1893 Boise house slated for demolition in the Central Addition neighborhood north of Julia Davis Park. The Elds moved the house to a new site in East Boise and have spent the last couple of years restoring it to its original state.

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What is the World Museum?

Boise State President Bob Kustra explains how the concept for the World Museum, a virtual reality space inside BSU's forthcoming Center for Fine Arts building, came about.

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Harsh winter damages Idaho grape vines

With the temperatures dipping well below zero over the winter, many southern Idaho grape growers are worried about extensive damage and a reduction in their grape output this year. This won't affect the quality of Snake River Valley wines, but it's likely to affect quantity. Here, Williamson Vineyards' Mike Williamson talks about what the wineries are up against.

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Is the Jones House haunted?

Frank Eld believes he and his wife, Kathy Eld, may share their house with a ghost of the feline kind. Anything is possible in a 124-year-old house.
Anna Webb awebb@idahostatesman.com
Is the Jones House haunted? 0:39

Is the Jones House haunted?

How will the Boise State Center for Fine Arts boost creativity at on campus and in the community? 1:36

How will the Boise State Center for Fine Arts boost creativity at on campus and in the community?

Take a tour of the Benjamin Victor Gallery and Studio at Boise State University 2:50

Take a tour of the Benjamin Victor Gallery and Studio at Boise State University

What is the World Museum? 3:14

What is the World Museum?