Boise & Garden City

Boise & Garden City

Terra Nativa destruction, legal battle deepen

The city of Boise is now a defendant in a lawsuit several homeowners in the Foothills development Terra Nativa are pursuing. Boise is now also the subject of a tort claim filed by Ada County Highway District, which was once the target of similar claims by Terra Nativa homeowners but is not a defendant in the lawsuit.

Boise & Garden City

Setting up Art in the Park

Boise Art Museum's most significant fundraiser. Hundreds artists from across the state, the region and the country converge on Julia Davis Park for the festival. The day before is the big set-up. Here’s a slice of what it was like in 2014.

Boise & Garden City

Downtown Boise’s revamped skate park an instant attraction

Open to the public since April, Rhodes Park has been a hit with skaters. An Aug. 6 celebration drew big-time skateboarders Nyjah Huston, Brandon Westgate, Tom Schaar and Mark Appleyard. But the timing of the city’s renovation and a grant from the Albertson Foundation left homeless people suspicious about the motives behind the project.

Videos

Take a ride on the new Boise Greenbelt path

The newest section of the Boise River Greenbelt has officially opened. Crews have finished striping the path where the Boise River Greenbelt passes under roads between Joe's Crab Shack and the northwest corner of Ann Morrison Park.
Bill Manny bmanny@idahostatesman.com
Take a ride on the new Boise Greenbelt path 2:08

Take a ride on the new Boise Greenbelt path

Setting up Art in the Park 2:05

Setting up Art in the Park

Deaf Boise baby hears music for the first time 0:32

Deaf Boise baby hears music for the first time

Watch this deaf Boise baby hear her mother's voice for the first time 1:20

Watch this deaf Boise baby hear her mother's voice for the first time