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Looking back: Idaho Business Review’s most-read stories of 2019

2019 was an eventful year for Idaho with a contentious Boise mayoral race, record-setting growth and appearances for the state on practically every positive top 10 list across the country. But, it appears, nothing could beat the long-awaited appearance of Two-Buck ...

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Meridian approves new comprehensive plan (access required)

Mayor Tammy de Weerd presided over her last Meridian city council meeting on Dec. 17, where the city's new comprehensive plan was approved.

The Meridian City Council approved a new comprehensive plan on Dec. 17, minus a controversial clause over the transition from rural neighborhoods to areas of higher housing density. The excluded clause involved minimum lot sizes in a rural-transition policy that ...

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New movie theater opens in Eagle

EAGLE – Treasure Valley movie buffs have a new place to take in a film. The newly erected 28,301-square-foot Luxe Reel Theatre celebrated its grand opening on Dec. 20 with a Star Wars and Frozen-themed party. Located at 170 E Eagles ...

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Ada County Coordinated Growth Initiative launches new website (access required)

Ada County Commissioners recently launched a website on plans for furthering discussion of the county’s growth and the next steps the commissioners will take to keep the public engaged in the growth conversation. Launched on Dec. 18, the Next Steps website ...

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Most US workers still pay price of no paid parental leave

NEW YORK (AP) — Nancy Glynn could not afford a funeral for her newborn son who died after a premature birth. She was already taking time off from her job as a waitress in Manchester, New Hampshire, to recover from ...

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Four Ada County fire departments will now collect impact fees (access required)

photo of the Ada County Commissioners at a public heariing on Dec. 18, 2019

The Ada County Commissioners unanimously approved new impact fees after a public hearing on Dec. 18 to help fund capital improvements for the Eagle Fire District, Kuna Rural Fire District, Northern Ada County Fire and Rescue District, and Star Rural ...

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Boise company Cradlepoint helps NORAD track Santa (access required)

photo of norad tracks santa

NORTH POLE – Santa doesn’t have 5G yet, but he’s getting closer. “We just got Santa on the path of 5G,” said Todd Krautkremer, chief marketing officer for Cradlepoint Inc., a Boise-based networking hardware and software company. Routers for NORAD For several ...

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Private-suite karaoke lounge opens in downtown Boise

Treasure Valley karaoke fans just got an early Christmas present. Voicebox Karaoke, a box-style karaoke lounge that helped inspire nationwide growth in Asian-style karaoke, launched their new location in downtown Boise on Dec. 13. The unique spot, located at 781 W. ...

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