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Coffee shop pushes onto Boise Bench with second location

In 2017, Push and Pour opened in a former garage in Garden City. Now, it will keep the adaptive reuse rolling with its second location on the Boise Bench. The coffee shop posted a video on its Facebook page of demolition...

Eagle building center gets new name, owners

Evan's Building Center stood as part of the fabric of Downtown Eagle for nearly 40 years. Now, it has a new name and owners. The DeBoer Family's Brown's Industries sold the Evan's Building Center on State Street in Downtown Eagle...

Up the walls: Two new climbing gyms set to open in Boise area

Back in the days when climbers approached climbing mountains more like sieging a castle than, well, climbing a mountain, initiation into the club of ascension was a complex and difficult matter. A neophyte had to find a person who would...

Classic downtown donut shop set to add new location

DK Donuts plans a fourth location in the Boise area. The donut house first opened in the 1980s in the former Winchell's Donuts location at 13th and State. A second location opened in 2016 in Meridian on Meridian Rd....

Downtown pizza shop branches out to SE Boise

Wiseguy Pizza Pie plans a second local location - its fourth in Idaho. An application with the City of Boise will revamp the former Bouquet Flower Shop at 618 E. Boise Ave. (That business said it will move, but hasn't...

BITE ME! No, no one’s mad. It’s the name of a business coming to Village at Meridian

Editor's note: Happy Friday... Sometimes a permit listing stands out. When that permit listing says "BITE ME!" in all caps, it demands a little attention. Bite Me Hand-Dipped Ice Cream applied to remodel a small 1,225 square foot retail space at...

New meditation studio opens in Downtown Boise

A tech. worker who has focused on the art of slowing down will open a meditation studio in Downtown Boise soon. Susan Cole is teaming up with Marisa Weppner who owns Sage Yoga for the new Source Meditation Space above...

Much-missed pizzeria plots return in Downtown Boise

Casanova Pizzeria last dished out pies on Valentine’s Day in 2015. Now, half a decade later, owners hope to make their triumphant return. Owner Dan Guild installed a brick oven in a former convenience store on Vista Ave. at...

New McCall gift shop promises “unexpected options”

Wild Onion took over a former real estate office on Idaho 55 in McCall earlier this year. And before that - the spot was a gas station. From gas, to real estate, to a gift shop - the spot...

Paddles Up Poké to add new location on campus at Boise State

The Boise-based poké restaurant with a theme tied to the river -- will soon be on the river. The fourth Paddles Up Poké will open in the education building on the campus of Boise State University in January, owner Dan...
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Boise made of Lego? How an Idaho guy dreamed up this skyline model

You might notice them in the stores. Lego sets with landmarks and skylines made out of the popular building...
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Get Local: Ideas on where and how to shop local this season

NEWS ANALYSIS Every holiday season, we hear about the importance of shopping local. This year, however, shopping Treasure Valley businesses is vital to the survival...

Over the leftovers? Check out our takeout & delivery guide with more new options!

We had snow this week - and hopefully lots of Thanksgiving goodies. But if you're ready for something different - our Boise and Meridian...

COVID spreads in Boise homeless shelters: one Boise Rescue Mission guest and staffer dead

Eight months after Idaho announced it’s first case of COVID-19, the pandemic is hitting Boise’s homeless community harder than ever.  In the past two weeks,...

Boise-based Norco purchased Utah-based automation & welding company

By Idaho Press staff Norco, a large, privately owned welding, safety, medical, and gas supplier, announced in a press release the acquisition of Arc Services...