Boise’s Bob Parziale has more panthers than you can shake a stick at: porcelain panthers, papier mache panthers, a gold-plated panther, fuzzy panthers, painted panthers. His collection might be the biggest around.
Creating a sea of tranquility with flowers and sharp landscaping, in a place where illness and pain are prevalent, gives Jose de Jesus Garcia a purpose. People at St. Luke’s “don’t have to go somewhere else to find beauty.”
Idaho Statesman columnist Tim Woodward is pretty excited about a new public library. But he remembers being, oh, so excited when the old one was the new library. "Let's not forget all the great things this one has done for us," he says.
The prognosis is good and he's doing fine, but hearing those words "You have cancer" makes one inclined to reflect on life. "Bottom line: I still consider myself a lucky guy," says Idaho Statesman columnist and author Tim Woodward.