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Boise & Garden City

Ada County approves housing development near Hidden Springs

Original plans for the Dry Creek community were filed in 2006 and approved in 2010. They called for 3,500 homes. Boise Hunter Homes scaled that back, saying the area is inappropriate for the more dense project. If the development moves forward as planned, it would be complete in 2032, according to documents on file with Ada County.

Words & Deeds

Ranch Club bar in Garden City vows to reopen

The shuttered Ranch Club bar in Garden City is showing signs of life. After the Idaho Statesman reported Friday that the landmark restaurant and lounge had closed unexpectedly, the Ranch Club’s marquee was updated. One side now reads: “Da horse back soon.” The other: “Returning soon. Go Braves.”

Words & Deeds

New bar is slated to open in Boise’s North End

Now that chef Richard Langston has pulled up stakes and opened a new restaurant in Downtown Boise, it appears that his former Richard’s Cafe Vicino spot at 808 W. Fort St. will be converted into yet another North End watering hole. A permit has been submitted to the city of Boise for Fort Street Station.

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