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Engineer Mathes honored for lifetime achievement by ISPE (access required)

IBR Staff Report Quality engineering work and public service were the criteria that won Ellis Mathes induction to the Idaho Engineering Hall of Fame. His selection was made by consensus of the Idaho Society of Professional Engineers (ISPE). This peer-nominated ...

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Builder Miller earns CMP designation (access required)

The National Association of Home Builders’ Institute of Residential Marketing has announced the designation of Chuck Miller as a Certified New Home Marketing Professional (CMP). Miller’s designation as a CMP is based on his sales and marketing experience in the ...

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Retired BSU engineering professor receives 'Idaho Excellence' award (access required)

IBR Staff Report Norman Dahm has been chosen to receive the Idaho Excellence in Engineering Educator Award. His selection was made by consensus of the Idaho Society of Professional Engineers (ISPE). This peer-nominated honor recognizes engineering educators who have had ...

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Moxie Java starts building new corporate office (access required)

By Steve Martin Idaho Business Review Moxie Java International has begun construction of a corporate headquarters and distribution center building at 50th Street and Chinden Boulevard in Garden City, and plans to move in by November. The two-story, 8,600-square-foot structure ...

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What consumer fad will we be laughing about 10 years from now? (access required)

I think the biggest fad that I have enjoyed personally and hope it goes away, is the “reality shows.” I enjoyed the first four or five shows that included The Bachelor, For Love or Money, The Bachelorette, Newlyweds, and my ...

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Hyde Park eateries get 'fine-tuning' by new owners (access required)

By Steve Martin Idaho Business Review The new owners of Richard’s and Little Richard’s in north Boise say they plan mostly minor tweaking to the popular Hyde Park eateries. Boiseans Erik and Jennifer McLaughlin took ownership of the adjacent establishments ...

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BBB's Integrity Counts nominations announced (access required)

By Steve Martin Idaho Business Review More than 70 companies and organizations statewide have been nominated for five awards in the 8th Annual Integrity Counts awards program, sponsored by the Better Business Bureau of Southwest Idaho. Beve Bryant of the ...

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Shari's closes eatery near BSU (access required)

By Steve Martin Idaho Business Review Shari’s, a 24-hour family-style restaurant chain, has closed its Boise restaurant at Broadway and Boise avenues in the Capitol Village retail center, recently acquired by Boise State University. Dick Olsen, director of real estate ...

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What should be done about urban sprawl? (access required)

This is a really good topic. My biggest concern is the loss of farm land. I understand that water can be a concern when you build in the desert, but we need to find an economical method of getting the ...

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Pottery Barn plans 1st Idaho store (access required)

By Steve Martin IDAHO BUSINESS REVIEW Pottery Barn, a San Francisco-based retailer of home furnishings and kitchenware, plans to open its first Idaho store in Boise Towne Square this fall. Leigh Oshirak, a spokesperson for Pottery Barn, confirmed last week ...

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