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‘More vibrant’: Concert venues across the Treasure Valley see spiking live music ticket sales, bigger acts booked

The sidewalks used to roll up in downtown Boise on weeknights.  When Ivy Merrell and Rachel Couch first entered Boise’s music scene in the early...

Boise’s newest cultural site: The Erma Hayman House

Boise's newest cultural site, the Erma Hayman House, will open to the public later this month. The 900-square-foot house is the last single-family home in...

New sculpture added to whimsical family at St. Luke’s children’s building

For generations, new Boiseans have started life at St. Luke's in downtown Boise. But perhaps for the first time, a mama bear added...

Boise Bard Players bring low-cost Shakespeare to Treasure Valley

When Chris Canfield saw Shakespeare at the Globe theatre in London, he knew some of it had to come home to Idaho with him.  He...

Boise Art Museum, City of Boise reach compromise on lease

At long last, the City of Boise and the Boise Art Museum reached a lease agreement.  On Tuesday, Boise City Council finalized a lease with...

Lights, camera, permit: Boise considers rules for film productions in public spaces

A few years ago Boiseans were enjoying downtown when quite the commotion broke out.  There was a car chase, firearms, and what appeared to be...

Local students compete in ACHD street sweeper art contest

Sixteen students throughout Ada County in grades six through 12 competed to have their artwork featured on an ACHD street sweeper truck. The theme for...

Local restaurants to power Idaho Shakespeare Festival’s cafe, with proceeds helping food-insecure residents

City of Good and the Idaho Shakespeare Festival are partnering up for the 2022 season. Proceeds from Cafe Shakespeare sales will directly support City of...

“Innovative”: McCall council approves new public art project

McCall City Council unanimously approved a new public art project. The Payette Land Trust and the City of McCall are teaming up to launch “Conserving...

New design, upgrades unveiled for fountain at Ann Morrison Park

We have a glimpse of what the brand new fountain at Ann Morrison Park will look like. An updated design shows a long, horizontal fountain...

‘Nobody wants to hurt BAM’: City, art museum work to negotiate new lease

The City of Boise is hoping to put an end to the years of lease negotiations with the Boise Art Museum by summertime.  On Tuesday,...

Long-simmering dispute between City of Boise, Boise Art Museum spills into public view over museum lease

The City of Boise and the Boise Art Museum are in a rough patch.  On Tuesday, a long-running dispute over a potential lease agreement between...

Boise church replaces stained-glass windowpane depicting Robert E. Lee with first Black female Methodist Bishop

On Wednesday, the Cathedral of the Rockies near downtown Boise finished replacing a stained-glass windowpane that the church felt was racist and non-inclusive. "To any...

Handmade Idaho: Local artists’ work featured in mall pop-up shop

Last year, Handmade Idaho had its holiday pop-up shop at The Village in Meridian. This year, you can find the store with holiday gifts...

New mural along Connector, Greenbelt dresses up large unsightly wall

A large new mural dressed up a concrete wall along the I-184 Connector and Boise Greenbelt. The wall sits on Garden St., at the base...