Pocket neighborhoods provide an affordable alternative to rising home costs
Bud Compher, CEO of NeighborhoodWorks Boise, highlights the virtues of pocket neighborhoods like the Adams Street Cottages in Garden City. The cluster of homes share a courtyard and are designed for community interaction.
Katie Alvarez stands in front of her Boise home with son Isaac Alvarez. She and her husband, Enrique Alvarez, have been renting out a two rooms through Airbnb since June 2017. Alvarez said they're occupied about 90 percent of the time.
Jerry and Pam Wilson have developed close relationships with their caregivers — and Pam is cared for better than Jerry could do by himself. First Choice Home Care "saved our sanity," says Jerry. "And Pam's health."
The Knights of Columbus Medical Equipment Loan Program in Meridian is a bustling medical equipment shop run by Dale Anderson and Dick DeLeonard. Locals can donate wheelchairs, beds, walkers and bedside commodes, and volunteers clean and refurbish
Matthew Klinger, president of Fiberpipe Data Centers in Boise, addresses the need for data centers in today's Internet-based commerce. Klinger is an advocate of state tax breaks on infrastructure purchases and other incentives to attract, and keep
The Boise Bomb Shelter is a nuclear fallout shelter-turned-band practice space. It's the perfect place for bands who need somewhere to store equipment, practice and create. Most of it is really, really loud and — with a building like this — doesn'
Celebrating 40 years in business, The Record Exchange is a hub of local music and creativity in Downtown Boise. You might be surprised by who you meet while thumbing through vinyl records, and the possibility for discovery can be found on every ra
Concordia Law School’s library in Downtown Boise is now a place where people who are too poor to afford a lawyer, yet don’t qualify for government assistance can find help in a time of desperation. Listen as Latonia Haney Keith, associate professo
Dr. Ted Epperly is the CEO of Family Medicine Residency of Idaho in Boise. "We should have health care as being a basic right," he says. "All people deserve a well-coordinated health care system that keeps them healthy."
The Joyce Ranch near Murphy is more than 150 years old. It's owner, Paul Nettleton, claims it's the oldest ranch in Idaho. He works with his son, Chad Nettleton, who is the fifth generation of family to operate the Owyhee County ranch in southwest