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GFWC WOMAN’S CENTURY CLUB CELEBRATING ANNIVERSARY JAN. 24

This column is not about the famous singing quartet featuring Frankie Valli, nor is it about the international chain of fine hotels. Today I’d like to tackle when to capitalize seasons.

University of Rochester’s 2021 iGEM team, composed of 12 undergraduate students, developed a prototype for a device that diagnoses sepsis using biomarkers found in sweat. Part of the team was Boise-born Blaine Dillingham.

The new “West Side Story” movie was so good, I saw it twice. I loved the casting, the inclusion of Rita Moreno in a new role and the singing and dancing. Especially the dancing.

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What a wonderful holiday season! And, with all the indulging and celebrating, many of us are left looking to find a bit more balance in our lifestyle. But finding balance doesn’t necessarily mean eliminating one of our favorite beverages: wine! The category of “Light and Better for You” wine…

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BOISE — Newmark announced in a press release it has been awarded the exclusive leasing assignment for Boulevard Logistics, a planned Class A industrial business park in Nampa, Idaho. The new project, situated on a 36.84-acre site, will commence construction in the summer of 2022 and will fea…

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The 21st annual Idaho Remodeling & Design Show is slated for Jan. 29-30 at the Boise Centre, according to a press release from IBL Events. According to the release, home values in the Treasure Valley are some of the fastest-growing in the nation. According to Zillow Home Value Index, Boi…

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Snake River Seed Cooperative is a collective of family farmers in the Intermountain West working together to produce a wide diversity of locally-adapted seeds. As part of a commitment to resiliency, SRSC announced in a press release it became an official employee and grower-owned cooperative…

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McCALL — After taking one year off due to the pandemic, McCall, Idaho, is preparing to celebrate 56 years of the McCall Winter Carnival. The small town of 3,000 typically welcomes a surge of more than 60,000 people during the 10-day winter jubilee, but in 2021 the celebration was cancelled d…

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Functional fitness, social exercise and intuitive eating are just some of the fitness trends set to dominate 2022, according to new research from Myprotein. In a press release, the sports nutrition brand stated it teamed up with personal trainer Tom Hall to make some predictions about the fi…

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ALBERTSONS AND THE IDAHO FOODBANK CELEBRATE THEIR PARTNERSHIP TO ADDRESS FOOD INSECURITY

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NAMPA—The Nampa Public Library hosts free, ongoing Fit and Fall Proof classes for seniors. Classes will begin Jan. 11, occurring every Tuesday and Thursday from 10:15 to 11 a.m. in Multipurpose Room A. Participants are asked to bring a water bottle, wear comfortable clothing and supportive f…

Tim Woodward’s new columns have been alternating with Woodward Classics during the pandemic. This one, slightly modified here, originally was published in The Idaho Statesman after the Mt. St. Helens volcanic eruption in 1980.

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The New Year’s Day Rose Parade featured a float that was designed in part by a Nampa woman who’s been helping with the Lutheran Hour Ministries float for 38 years.

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World Class Innovations LLC extended a lease on 983 square feet of retail space at 7068 W State Street in Boise. Kelly Schnebly, Mallisa Jackson, and Lew Goldman of Colliers Idaho facilitated this transaction.

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Research continues to show that investing in the growth of employees significantly benefits organizations. It helps businesses retain their workers and stand out from their competitors. 94% of employees say they would stay at a company longer if it invested in their learning and development.…

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BOISE — Jackson Jet, based in Boise, Idaho, announced in a press release their acquisition of Phoenix-based Swift Aviation. Starting Jan. 26, 2022, Jackson Jet will begin operations at their new facility located at Sky Harbor International Airport.

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NAMPA — The Idaho Job & Career Fair provides a unique opportunity to save time on job hunting, offers a wide variety of career options, and enables immediate connections with hiring companies, said a press release about the event. The free job fair is slated for 10 a.m. — 2 p.m., Thursda…

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Like peanut butter and jelly, success and failure go hand in hand. It’s one of life’s toughest and greatest lessons. We learn to succeed by learning to fail — and fail again. We learn persistence amid the pursuit of passion. We learn who we are by leaning into what we love.

Not only did my mother teach English Lit in high school, but she was also born in England, so I may be genetically predisposed to appreciating Shakespeare.

University of Rochester’s 2021 iGEM team, composed of 12 undergraduate students, developed a prototype for a device that diagnoses sepsis using biomarkers found in sweat. Part of the team was Boise-born Blaine Dillingham.

The new “West Side Story” movie was so good, I saw it twice. I loved the casting, the inclusion of Rita Moreno in a new role and the singing and dancing. Especially the dancing.

What a wonderful holiday season! And, with all the indulging and celebrating, many of us are left looking to find a bit more balance in our lifestyle. But finding balance doesn’t necessarily mean eliminating one of our favorite beverages: wine! The category of “Light and Better for You” wine…

BOISE — Newmark announced in a press release it has been awarded the exclusive leasing assignment for Boulevard Logistics, a planned Class A industrial business park in Nampa, Idaho. The new project, situated on a 36.84-acre site, will commence construction in the summer of 2022 and will fea…

The 21st annual Idaho Remodeling & Design Show is slated for Jan. 29-30 at the Boise Centre, according to a press release from IBL Events. According to the release, home values in the Treasure Valley are some of the fastest-growing in the nation. According to Zillow Home Value Index, Boi…

Brundage Mountain Welcomes New Team Members

Snake River Seed Cooperative is a collective of family farmers in the Intermountain West working together to produce a wide diversity of locally-adapted seeds. As part of a commitment to resiliency, SRSC announced in a press release it became an official employee and grower-owned cooperative…

What a wonderful holiday season! And, with all the indulging and celebrating, many of us are left looking to find a bit more balance in our lifestyle. But finding balance doesn’t necessarily mean eliminating one of our favorite beverages: wine! The category of “Light and Better for You” wine…

BOISE — Newmark announced in a press release it has been awarded the exclusive leasing assignment for Boulevard Logistics, a planned Class A industrial business park in Nampa, Idaho. The new project, situated on a 36.84-acre site, will commence construction in the summer of 2022 and will fea…

The 21st annual Idaho Remodeling & Design Show is slated for Jan. 29-30 at the Boise Centre, according to a press release from IBL Events. According to the release, home values in the Treasure Valley are some of the fastest-growing in the nation. According to Zillow Home Value Index, Boi…

Brundage Mountain Welcomes New Team Members

Snake River Seed Cooperative is a collective of family farmers in the Intermountain West working together to produce a wide diversity of locally-adapted seeds. As part of a commitment to resiliency, SRSC announced in a press release it became an official employee and grower-owned cooperative…

McCALL — After taking one year off due to the pandemic, McCall, Idaho, is preparing to celebrate 56 years of the McCall Winter Carnival. The small town of 3,000 typically welcomes a surge of more than 60,000 people during the 10-day winter jubilee, but in 2021 the celebration was cancelled d…

Over the years, Fish and Game staff at MK Nature Center have used trail cameras to capture wildlife sightings on this special 4.5-acres of wildlife habitat near the Boise River and downtown Boise. For the past 20 years, Boise has grown and become more urbanized around the MK Nature Center, b…

As I ramble about the countryside, birding, getting fresh air, and giving my dog a serious outing, I realize that few wild things on this planet would miss us humans if we went extinct tomorrow. We are nothing but a problem for most other species on the planet. We shoot them for no reason, e…

Our area mountains had record snowfall this past month. The forecast for the upcoming three-day weekend calls for sunshine. If you are like me you are ready to get out of the valley fog and head up to the hills.

Last week I said I wanted to write about Varmint Hunting but … maybe that will happen next week. A more time sensitive topic popped up. I’ve been writing a weekly article for the Idaho Press pretty much since 2002. You might think after a year or two you’d run out of topics to write about. B…

Snowshoeing on Bogus Basin’s Nordic Trail system offers great exercise, beautiful vistas and an appreciation for the winter environment, and it’s only 16 miles from Boise.

University of Rochester’s 2021 iGEM team, composed of 12 undergraduate students, developed a prototype for a device that diagnoses sepsis using biomarkers found in sweat. Part of the team was Boise-born Blaine Dillingham.

Happy 2022! Many people make New Year’s resolutions to improve their health. Whether it’s to lose weight, get in shape to run a marathon, or getting healthy to be able to play with the grandkids, it’s a great time to think about health goals for the year ahead. However, change can be hard! S…

Functional fitness, social exercise and intuitive eating are just some of the fitness trends set to dominate 2022, according to new research from Myprotein. In a press release, the sports nutrition brand stated it teamed up with personal trainer Tom Hall to make some predictions about the fi…

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Tim Woodward’s new columns have been alternating with Woodward Classics during the pandemic. This one, slightly modified here, originally was published in The Idaho Statesman after the Mt. St. Helens volcanic eruption in 1980.