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Thai food eatery to open second location in Boise

Meridian diners are in luck, because another eatery is headed our way and this one has already won over the hearts (and stomachs) of hungry Boise diners. Thai Basil applied for a sign permit in the space formerly occupying Siam Thai restaurant in the Eastgate shopping...

Using a home equity loan for home improvements

If you have renovation projects on the mind but aren’t certain how financially feasible they are for you, a home equity loan (sometimes called a “second mortgage”) may be the cushion you need to make them happen. This loan allows you to tap into your home’s equity. It...

Boise makes commitment to 100 percent clean electricity by 2035

If you need another reason to love our great city, look no further than the City Council minutes! During a meeting in April, the Boise City Council committed to establishing community-wide use of 100 percent clean electricity throughout the city of Boise by 2035. This...

Road to X Games qualifier to be held in Boise in June

It’s time to get revved up, Boise! The X Games qualifier, “Road to X Games,” is headed our way for the third year in a row, and the official schedule has just been announced. The X-Games qualifier will be in Boise on Saturday, June 28 and Sunday, June 29. Three events...

The top places to get a burger in Boise

As we transition into spring, it’s time to clear off the grills and make way for BBQ season! While backyard cookouts are always a favorite warm weather past-time, having someone else cook for you is always a treat. Here’s a roundup of a few Boise burger favorites....

New Asian Fusion culinary adventure coming to Boise

Stuck in a culinary rut from frequenting the same spots around town? A new Boise restaurant, Taste Asian Fusion Bistro, wants to change that! Taste will feature an authentic “combination Asian” menu with an array of international cuisines, including sushi, Thai,...

‘Boise Kind’ initiative highlights the city’s homegrown values

Boise is building upon its good name with a community initiative designed to highlight the city’s core values. Through Boise Kind, the city is opening its arms even wider to its residents and guests by reaffirming its commitment to being kind, generous and respectful...

New bakery-café opens in Downtown Boise

If you’re in downtown Boise, why not go on a food adventure at a new establishment? That’s now an option with the opening of a new eatery called Kiwi Shake & Bake, where meat pies, cakes, soups and a wide variety of beverages are served New Zealand-style. Open...