Developer Mike Mussell is working alongside city leaders to make renovations to a half-block in downtown Nampa that would bring new stores, a wedding event space and a restaurant with the owners of Brick29.
This manager never approves a higher rating than 3 on a scale of 5 in employee evaluations. Workplace coach Marie McIntyre says this tightfisted attitude automatically demotivates valuable staff members.
The Idaho Freedom Foundation said Boise is using urban renewal districts to bypass the Idaho Constitution, which requires that cities must pass a referendum with two thirds of voter support to take on debt.
These business and residential buildings, subdivisions and new businesses could soon be coming to the Treasure Valley. They include an eight-story residential building and separate condos in Downtown Boise.
The Ranch Club in Garden City is closed. The landmark bar at 3544 W. Chinden Blvd. has been sold and has a new owner. Information is scarce, other than the word “Closed” on the marquee beneath the horse outside.
Shopko will close its Nampa store as the discount department-store chain files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The retailer previously said that its Boise stores on Fairview Avenue and Broadway will close, too.
People moving from blue state California to red state Idaho are more Republican than Democrat, according to surveys done by Boise State. The studies focused on the entire state and the Treasure Valley.
Idaho’s average teacher salary increased by 3.4 percent this year, nudging close to the $50,000 plateau. Since 2015 — when lawmakers approved a “career ladder” law to boost teacher pay — the average salary has increased by 12.5 percent.
If your job is to lead others, you owe it to them to first take care of yourself. If you overextend yourself and thus become emotionally depleted or exhausted, you are less likely to deliver what others need.
The most conspicuous thing about the frothy, 18th century couture that Chanel showcased inside a sunlit Italian villa as it was snowing in Paris outside was what was not there: a bow from the designer, Karl Lagerfeld, himself.
If you are laid off from your job, then you may be eligible for unemployment insurance, but you must abide by the rules. Some people misunderstand their legal responsibilities when they receive these benefits, which can lead to a commission of fraud.