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Bolo’s owner, landlord trade sour grapes (access required)

Bolo’s, a downtown Boise pub at Eighth and Idaho streets, has closed and its owner is seeking $300,000 from landlord and Boise Tower developer Rick Peterson. Proprietor Brad Bolicek, who closed Bolo’s Sept. 7 – after only four months in ...

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Office building slated near Eagle residential subdivision (access required)

A 7,000-square-foot professional office building is slated near the planned “Once Upon a Time” residential subdivision in central Eagle. Northwest Development LLC has proposed the two-story building on the north side of State Street about 1,500 feet west of Eagle ...

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Commentary: Shutting down your computer at night vs. leaving it on (access required)

Our client was feeling a little guilty. “I just leave my computer running all the time,” he told me. “I hate waiting while it boots up, so I don’t even shut it down at night. Am I hurting my computer?” ...

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Boise area architectural firms note increased activity (access required)

Like many Idaho architects, Rob Thornton and Andy Erstad knew they had time before the brunt of the economic downturn that was creeping through the design and construction industry last year would hit the architects. “The developers and the bankers ...

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Capital City Development Corp. gives parking bonds OK (access required)

The Capital City Development Corp. board last week endorsed the issuance of more than $15 million in bonds to finance a 330-space underground parking garage near Front Street and Broadway Avenue. The facility would serve a planned complex known as ...

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Boise Planning and Zoning gives Fort St. apts. OK (access required)

Boise Planning and Zoning Commission members on Sept. 9 unanimously approved a conditional-use permit for Hyde Park Place, a 44-unit condominium complex that developer David Southers plans on the south side of Fort Street between 12th and 13th streets. “The ...

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Benchmark Construction evolves over half a century (access required)

For Burt and Susan Brennan, owners of 54-year-old Benchmark Construction, take the long view of the Boise Valley building scene – and what it takes to survive razor-thin construction margins and a market hitched to the economic fortunes of other ...

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Steed Construction putting finishing touches on Emerald Tech addition (access required)

Steed Construction is putting the final touches on the fifth and latest addition to the Emerald Tech Center, and developer RS Hosac said the pace of construction for the remaining four buildings will depend on demand for leases at the ...

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Head Start finally finds affordable site in Meridian (access required)

After searching for nearly a year, early-childhood education agency Head Start has found a site for a Meridian classroom center and playground. Friends of Children and Families, the grantee and administrator of Head Start programs in Ada and Elmore counties, ...

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Development firm's bankruptcy includes disputed debt (access required)

Boise-based real estate development and consulting firm Dakota Co. filed for bankruptcy Aug. 30 in Boise, listing about 30 creditors and more than $2.4 million in debt. The company has assets between $500,000 and $1 million, according to the voluntary ...

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