Boise’s Maddie Zahm auditioned for “American Idol." It’s been her dream since she was a kid having “American Idol” birthday parties. But even more than that, the audition was a milestone in believing in herself.
On Monday, October 8, Mayor Bieter read a proclamation in front of City Hall that acknowledges the celebration of Indigenous Peoples' Day every 2nd Monday in October. Boise is the first city in Idaho to recognize Indigenous Peoples' Day.
The Idaho State Historical Museum closed in August 2014. It’s scheduled to reopen Oct. 12, following an upgrade that added 18,000 square feet to the 30,000-square-foot building. A bid problem caused the project to take a year longer than planned.
More than 100 goats belonging to a goat rental business in Boise escaped their enclosure, near a highway district retention pond, and wandered from lawn to lawn through a neighborhood, looking for snacks and meeting the neighbors. Aug. 3, 2018.
A trucking company wants to build a terminal next to a mobile home park in fast-growing Boise. Residents fear diesel fumes, 24/7 noise, increased traffic. The controversy pits affordable housing and a vulnerable population against business.
The new Albertsons on Broadway Avenue has two stories, fresh-baked goods made from scratch, cheese made from scratch or carved in the store from blocks, an upstairs bar and dozens of other features Albertsons is trying out for the first time.