The Treasure Valley Family YMCA is conducting a survey of its 16,000 Downtown Boise members, seeking opinions on whether to remodel or rebuild its flagship gym and whether to build a new one in East Boise.
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.
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.
In this past winter, Idaho beekeepers lost nearly 26 percent of their bees. With the help from local farmers, Whole Foods Market keeps bees on the roof of its downtown Boise location to raise public awareness about the issues bees are facing.
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.
Leaders at Boise's El Korah Shrine Temple want their ballroom's famous murals restored. In the process, artwork by Boise set and sign painter Harry Hopffgarten was discovered. Now El Korah is raising money to save it all.
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