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Building Materials Holding Corp. earnings drop (access required)

Building Materials Holding Corp. reported higher net sales for the first quarter, but sharply lower earnings per share.BMHC – parent of BMC West Corp. – posted net income of $600,000, or 5 cents per diluted share. That compares to $2.2 ...

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354-acre subdivision slated on Linder Road (access required)

A 354-acre site in northwest Meridian is tabbed for single-family homes, apartments, professional office buildings, and two parks.Farwest LLC, Garden City, and Daniel Gibson, plan the Lochsa Falls subdivision south of U.S. 20-26 on the west side of Linder Road. ...

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Extended Systems narrows loss, looks ahead (access required)

For Extended Systems Inc., a fiscal third-quarter loss of $223,000, or 2 cents per share, reflects demand that “continues to increase, but not at the rate we’d like to see,” President and CEO Steve Simpson said last week.He expects the ...

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Business park grows in ex-sawmill town Council (access required)

A business park that wasn’t supposed to work in this former mill town of a little more than 800 did work – and is about to get bigger.Construction is slated to start in May on two light-manufacturing buildings of 6,000 ...

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Home Federal S&L to open on Apple St. (access required)

Home Federal Savings & Loan Association aims to open its new southeast Boise branch in June.The 4,500-square-foot building, which will include a residential lending office, is under construction on the west side of Apple Street at ParkCenter Boulevard.“It’s probably the ...

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Emerald Tech Center to start sixth 'flex' building (access required)

RS Hosac Inc. of Boise plans to start construction in mid-May of the sixth building in the 13-acre Emerald Tech Center business park in west Boise.Leasing Director Nate Hosac said he expects Steed Construction, of Eagle, to complete the office-warehouse ...

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MicronPC reports second profitable quarter in a row (access required)

MicronPC, touting its “customer intimacy” strategy, says it achieved a profit for the second consecutive quarter during the last three months, and expects sales to improve during the balance of the year.“Considering where we come from, and the challenges we ...

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Major mixed-used project unveiled for Front Street west of courthouse (access required)

Commercial real estate development firm Stewart Laney Oaas plans a major mixed-use project on a downtown Boise site it recently acquired on Front Street near the new Ada County Courthouse.The first phase of the project, to be called The Blocks, ...

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Commentary: The hidden features of MS Office (access required)

There is a good reason that Microsoft Office is the 800 lb. gorilla in productivity suites. If you can conceive of doing something with your computer, there is a good possibility that Microsoft has built that capability into one of ...

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New virtual plan room speeds bidding process (access required)

A powerful new contractors’ Internet service has proven so successful in testing that it has gone live two weeks ahead of schedule.The Internet Plan Room, offered by Idaho Associated General Contractors (AGC) in partnership with iSqFt, became available to AGC ...

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