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Jul 16, 2019
We’ve been waiting a while for the day the new expansion of the Zoo Boise opens. We are excited to say it’s finally here, the new Gorongosa National Park Exhibit is opening July 17th, 2019! If you are as excited as we are to see the new Boise Zoo then don't wait to see all of the new great exhibits!
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Jun 05, 2019
Boise is now included on a list that National Geographic put together for the most friendly neighborhoods in the U.S. Yepp, included on a list amongst 28 other neighborhoods, Hyde Park located in the North End of Boise is now known for being one of the most friendly there is. And we think that’s one heck of a compliment.
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May 07, 2019
An hour away from downtown Boise, in a small town called Parma is a pick-your-own flower farm that will allow you to walk up and down their rows of flowers and choose as many gorgeous buds you would like to pick. From June - October experience a flower adventure at The Leaning Barn Flower Farm.
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Apr 19, 2019
Almost all annual streamflow in the area originates from the snowfall that occurs in the mountains during the winter and early spring. Remember back in 2017 when Boise was facing severe flood warnings and seemed to be a little underprepared? Well, with all the recent rain and snow from winter, there is potential for another repeat, record flooding season. “The most important thing you can do is be educated,” says Boise Restoration Company owner Corey Langdon with Complete Restoration Services...
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Mar 29, 2019
Wife and husband, Marcarah and Adam Wright started The Boise Period Project last spring. The project aims to help low income and homeless communities in Boise that are experiencing period poverty. The Period Project believes that period products are a RIGHT, not a privilege. Each pack is not only distributed to the community, but the goal is to connect directly to the community and homeless shelters. Ending the stigmas around both periods and poverty are what it’s all about.
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Mar 28, 2019
As the weather starts to get nicer, and the sun starts to come out, all of Boise’s restaurant patios come out too. And who doesn’t love patio chilling? But one of the best parts about the opening of patios is that you can bring your doggo along too. We’d say that’s a win-win for everyone.
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Dec 03, 2018
The grand reopening of Meridian's favorite breakfast and lunch spot is here!
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Aug 27, 2018
Those who make the short .25 mile hike to Jump Creek Falls are rewarded with the paradise of a 60-foot waterfall and lush dipping pool nestled within an intimate alcove. Here’s what we found on our recent trip to Jump Creek and what you need to know before visiting yourself!
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Jul 06, 2018
Summer is the perfect time for camping! Kids are out of school and the weather is just right. Totally Boise got together and made a list of their favorite camping spots, 3 hours or under from Boise. Awesome camping spots, close to home? Sounds like the perfect getaway to us. So, grab your tent, sleeping bag, and French press- we are going camping!
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Jun 20, 2018
Summer is meant for traveling and visiting new places and Boise summer’s are slim to none. From the food and culture, to the outdoors activities, it’s hard to squeeze everything into one day. Totally Boise has compiled a list of the top 10 places to take your friends and family around Boise when they are visiting the City of Trees.
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