Sharon Katz has a new company, Diverse Families, that makes dolls that look like all kinds of families. Her business has a strong nonprofit mission. For every doll that a customer buys to donate, Katz donates an additional doll. Both the Learning Lab and the Women's and Children's Alliance have benefitted from the program.
Boise State A'Shanti Coleman (layup), Braydey Hodgins (free throw), Riley Lupfer (3-pointer) and Shay Shaw (half court) tried to hit their four shots in rapid succession. They did it. (Video courtesy of Riley Lupfer/Boise State)
On Wednesday, February 21, Black Sage, a drone-tech company based in Boise, will stage a mock drone attack on the Capitol. They will be demonstrating new technological advancements that allow them to ground enemy drones and protect important infrastructures.
A toy store in North Carolina proved that you don’t need to be in Pyeongchang to join in on the Winter Olympics action when they went curling with a BB-8 droid. Staff at the family-run Dancing Bear Toys recorded this fun re-enactment of the cult sport.
Costco originally hoped to open a store at Chinden Boulevard and Ten Mile Road before the end of this year, but it now looks like late 2019 is the earliest it could be ready. Meridian’s Planning and Zoning Commission has scheduled a public hearing on it Thursday, March 1.
Sen. Dan Foreman, R-Moscow, was recorded Feb. 19, 2018, in a confrontation with students who had traveled from the University of Idaho to participate in Planned Parenthood’s lobby day in Boise. The students said on Facebook they had set up a meeting with Foreman. “Abortion is murder. I stand against it,” Foreman says in the short clips. He adds later: “The next time you walk in my office, you’re going to be dealing with ISP.”