Hundreds of Christmas revellers gather with candles glowing for the Downtown Boise Tree Lighting celebration at the Boise Centre Friday, Nov. 24, 2017. Red Light Challenge sang "Santa Claus Is Coming To Town" and other holiday favorites during the event.
In this clip from his State of the City address, Mayor Dave Bieter urges Boiseans to "aim high in thought and action" with a bias toward action: "Let's do (projects) unless we can't." He's referring to proposals to expand Gowen Field, build a new sports complex and main library, and help each other.
Chris Ennis of NuVision Productions recorded video footage Oct. 16, 2017 of F-35s taking off for the first time ever from Gowen Field, which shares the Boise Airport's runways. For comparison, he also recorded a pair of F-16s taking off. He said he kept the same audio settings for all planes.
Angela Bauter is the first person to move into a live/work pocket neighborhood on 36th St. in Garden City. She operates her graphic design business on the ground floor. She and her extended family, including her sister, brother-in law, a niece and a nephew, live on the two floors upstairs.
It seems so. Dana Zuckerman, developer of Dwell Silver Street near Collister Drive, put four 600-700 square foot homes on the market and had full-price offers on all of them. It's a national trend and Boise's a part of it.
The Cole/Fairview intersection project entered a new phase this week. Cole Road north of Fairview was re-opened to through traffic but Cole south of Fairview was closed again. The project is expected to be completed in mid-September, an ACHD spokeswoman s
The Letterheads are a group of sign artists who meet in cities across the U.S. and leave hand-painted murals behind. Boise sign artist Noel Weber is an original member. He talks about the mural the group left in Boise's Basque Block, near Bar Gernika.
As the Boise River flood waters recede, city managers in Eagle, Garden City and Boise are now assessing the damage to greenbelt pathways. Eagle director of parks, pathways and recreation says portions of the greenbelt are still closed because of a real da
Van Danielson lost his uninsured home to a wildfire in the Foothills near Harris Ranch a year ago and has not been able to replace the loss. Ignited by fireworks about two miles away, the wildfire consumed the house and anything it touched in the area.
In April 2017, workers removed a bridge from Plantation Island on a stretch of the Greenbelt, concerned it would give way as the bank eroded. On June 21, after the Boise River dropped below flood stage, the county flew a drone over the area to illustrate
The high flows on the Boise River almost certainly will delay the opening of float season. Still, Ada County Parks expects to salvage the season that is its No. 1 source of revenue. Take a look at the Boise River from the Warm Springs pedestrian bridge, B