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  Custom Boise Homes - Builder/Patagonia Idaho Homes
Boise, the state capital, is the largest city in Idaho and the third largest city in the Northwest, ranking in population of just below Seattle, Washington and Portland, Oregon.
Boise was founded in 1863 and incorporated in 1864.
The many festivals throughout the year (Idaho Shakespeare Festival and the Basque Festival) add a sense of community and the many outdoor activities, (Nordic and Alpine skiing, snowboarding hiking, camping, horseback riding and mountain biking) create an environment where an active life is integral part of the Boise community.
www.idaho-home.com /boise/index.html   (444 words)

  
  Boise, Idaho - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
As of the 2000 census, Boise's population was 185,787.
Boise is the county seat of Ada County and the principal city of the Boise metropolitan area, the Treasure Valley.
Boise is one of the largest cities in the United States that does not have a community college.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Boise,_Idaho   (2856 words)

  
 Boise Project - Idaho and Oregon
Boise River Diversion Dam, 16 miles downstream from Arrowrock and 7 miles southeast of the city of Boise, diverts water into the New York Canal, which delivers the water to Arrowrock Division lands.
Situated on the South Fork of the Boise River 28 miles northeast of Mountain Home, the dam is 456 feet high, was the world's highest earthfill dam at the time of its completion in 1950, and has a total storage capacity of 493,200 acre-feet (active 423,200 acre-feet).
The 121,000-acre Payette Division includes lands between the Payette and Boise Rivers and lands north of the Payette River in the Emmett Irrigation District which are irrigated from the Payette River and from drains operated within the Arrowrock Division.
www.usbr.gov /dataweb/html/boise.html   (4362 words)

  
 Idaho Human Rights Education Center :: Boise, Idaho
Idaho school children raised the funds to build the bronze statue of Anne Frank located in the "Attic" of the Memorial.
The Human Rights Memorial is a living, vibrant interactive classroom for Idaho's school children studying human rights, and it inspires people of all ages to contemplate the moral implications of their actions and the scope of their civic responsibilities.
Located in the heart of Boise's cultural district, at the intersection of the Boise Greenbelt and 8th Street, the Human Rights Memorial is nestled between the Log Cabin Literary Center and the Boise Public Library, across the street from the Idaho Historical Museum and the Boise Art Museum.
www.idaho-humanrights.org /Memorial/memorial.html   (451 words)

  
 New West Boise | News, Politics, Music, Outdoors, Arts, Business, Classifieds
Idaho said, “I can tolerate the gays I guess, but letting them get married is sick and wrong,” passing HJR 2 63/37.
Idaho Republicans have talked about “running Idaho like a business” for years, but elected a State Controller without a degree or qualifications (but with an R by her name) over a Democrat with an MBA in finance and accounting and years of financial management experience: Donna Jones 59, Jackie Groves-Twilegar 41.
The Idaho Secretary of State’s website has just-about-final election results, with the exception of the race for State Superintendent of Public Instruction between Tom Luna R and Jana Jones (D).
www.newwest.net /index.php/city/main/C108/L108   (2509 words)

  
 Boise Idaho Real Estate Investments   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Boise bench is a desirable area due to its central location.
Southwest Boise also borders Southeast Meridian that is home to some of the finest and most expensive new subdivisions in the valley.
Southwest Boise is preferred by many commuters as it is south of the freeway and is "road less traveled" i.e.
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 Outdoor Adventures, Inc. Boise Idaho - Fun Places
Idaho City would be a good place to begin.
Go through Idaho City about 1 mile to the first dirt road on the right which is Granite Creek.
Best time to go is on a weekday as the folks from Boise as well as the locals know of this place.
www.boiseoutdoor.com /funplaces.htm   (837 words)

  
 The Idaho Statesman - Always Idaho
Idaho neighbors disagree on response to bear attack
Boise State junior quarterback Bush Hamdan knows about overcoming obstacles.
Idaho Dance Theatre choreographer Carl Rowe explores loss through dance
www.idahostatesman.com   (568 words)

  
 Oregon Trail in Idaho--Fort Boise
Fort Boise was built by Thomas McKay in the fall of 1834 to meet the challenge offered by Fort Hall.
Boise River floods in 1853 and 1862 destroyed the adobe fort.
The Fort Boise in Boise City was a military post established in 1863, which today serves in part as a veterans' hospital and military reserve.
www.idahohistory.net /OTftboise.html   (684 words)

  
 Boise, Idaho - City And Lodging Information by real Idahoans!
Boise is situated where the high desert meets the western edge of the Rocky Mountains.
Boise is home to Boise State University, the state's largest university with an enrollment of over 15,000 students.
Boise actively supports the arts and has a variety of cultural attractions, including the annual Shakespeare Festival, Art in the Park and the Gene Harris Jazz festival, just to name a few.
www.inidaho.com /GO_Boise_Idaho.htm   (421 words)

  
 Boise Idaho Communities - Community @ Boise Online Mall
Boise continues to attract business people from all over the world that travel to Boise and Idaho to conduct business with Boise tech industries as well as Idaho agricultural communities.
Boise is beyond a doubt a great place to raise a family and our residents are always celebrating life.
Special Olympics Idaho is a non-profit organization that provides training and athletic competition in 14 Olympic-type sports, year-round and free of charge to over 1,900 children and adults with intellectual disabilities throughout the state of Idaho.
www.boiseonlinemall.com /community   (650 words)

  
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Idaho Water Symposia - November 28 and 29, 2006
The Idaho Water Resources Research Institute was established in 1963 by the University of Idaho Board of Regents.
IWRRI is administered by the University of Idaho, but works with faculty at all of Idaho's universities to develop inter-institutional research teams to help analyze and solve Idaho's pressing water resources problems.
www.boise.uidaho.edu /iwrri   (181 words)

  
 Boise Idaho Real Estate, Meridian Eagle Caldwell Nampa Idaho Realtors Twin Falls   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Although many Boise, Idaho Realtors specialize only in Boise homes for sale our full service team is experienced throughout the Treasure Valley from Mountain Home, Idaho real estate to Caldwell, Idaho real estate.
With the boom of new construction in Boise, Idaho you may want to purchase a newly built home or have a home custom built.
Learn more about Boise real estate and the surrounding area by visiting 'Area Information' and discover more about Boise, Idaho homes and area demographics.
www.homeinidaho.com   (285 words)

  
 Boise, Idaho (Cities)
Boise, the State Capital, is also the county seat of Ada County.
The city is situated on the Boise River on I-84, in the southwestern part of the state.
Boise's economy is supplemented by state and federal government, including the National Interagency Fire Center.
www.ohwy.com /id/b/boise.htm   (343 words)

  
 Real Estate Appraisers in Boise, Idaho, Usa | APPRAISERSdotCOM
Certified General Appraiser with local offices in Idaho, Nevada and Oregon.
Clients are kept updated on appointments and reports are faxed the following morning, with the hard copy being placed in the mail that day.
There are seven Licensed or Certified Appraisers and five apprentices with Offices in Boise and McCall.
appraisers.com /usa/idaho/boise   (147 words)

  
 Boise County - Idaho.gov
Named for the Boise River, which was named by French-Canadian explorers and trappers for the great variety of trees growing along its banks.
The Boise Basin, in which Idaho City lies, was one of the richest gold mining districts in the nation after the discovery of gold in 1862.
At its peak in the 1860s and 1870s, Idaho City was, for a time, the largest city in the northwest, it was this great influx of people that lead to the establishment of the Idaho Territory.
www.accessidaho.org /aboutidaho/county/boise.html   (120 words)

  
 Catholic Idaho -- Roman Catholic Diocese of Boise -- Idaho Catholic Register
The mission of the Idaho Catholic Register, official newspaper of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Boise, is to:
The Idaho Catholic Register is the official newspaper of the Diocese of Boise.
In the beginning, the Idaho Register was part of the Register System, Denver, Colo, which published about two dozen diocesan newspapers from around the country.
www.catholicidaho.org /icr.cfm   (459 words)

  
 City of Boise - About Boise   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Located along the Boise River and nestled against foothills of the Rocky Mountains, our city offers many outdoor activities to local residents, from skiing at Bogus Basin Ski Resort to biking on the Boise River Greenbelt to boating at nearby reservoirs.
The Boise area has it all - desert, rivers, mountains and lakes for hiking, camping, kayaking, river rafting, hunting and fishing.
Boise is home to Boise State University, the state's largest university with an enrollment of over 15,000 students, as well as 34 grade schools, 9 junior high schools, and 5 high schools.
www.cityofboise.org /public_information   (285 words)

  
 Boise Idaho real estate - Homes for sale in Boise - Idaho relocation specialist
Boise Idaho buyer's representation is one of his specialties.
Be sure to signup for his free Relocation Package, which includes: a Boise Idaho area video, information about Boise and Meridian schools, human resources, sample listings, Idaho recreation, state and local tax information, along with other helpful information on the area.
With Mike Carr, you are guaranteed expertise in buying and selling Boise Idaho real estate and a knowledgeable realtor who will meet your needs and surpass your expectations.
www.boiserelocation.com   (502 words)

  
 Idaho Falls News - Topix
Idaho Department of Fish and Game officials were searching today for a grizzly bear that attacked a Tetonia man near the Idaho-Wyoming border.
BOISE, Idaho - Idaho's biggest cities and urban areas showed no signs of any slowdown in population growth last year, with four ranking among the nation's 65 fastest-growing cities, according to the latest U.S. via Times-News
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho - A former Idaho Falls prosecutor in eastern Idaho convicted of stealing weapons from the police evidence locker and forging documents has been returned to a northern Idaho prison out of...
www.topix.net /city/idaho-falls-id   (578 words)

  
 Boise State
BOISE, Idaho - The Boise State football team wraps up spring practice on Friday night with the annual spring game at 6:00 p.m.
The No. 40 Boise State University women's tennis team defeated Western Athletic Conference rival Utah State 5-2, Thursday, at the Appleton Tennis Center to improve 14-3 on the season. With the victory more...
Boise State Soccer To Host Alumni Game This Saturday At 1:00 p.m.
www.broncosports.com   (388 words)

  
 KTVB.COM | Boise, Idaho News, Weather, Sports & Traffic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Boise School District officials are warning the public after a report of a child enticement last week in the Surprise Valley area.
Tucson Police have called the Ada County Sheriff’s Office, and asked them to keep a tigher lid on information released in to the shooting of a University of Arizona student.
Members of the Idaho Air National Guard's 124th Wing will deploy to Operation Iraqi Freedom for at least four months.
www.ktvb.com   (469 words)

  
 Boise Idaho Real Estate .:. Boise Idaho Real Estate Agents .:. Boise Real Estate
This means I can help you with any home that is for sale in Idaho including For Sale by Owner listings in the Boise Idaho Real Estate Market.
If you are relocating to the Boise area, you will find information on schools, area attractions, miscellaneous statistics, maps, etc. You will also find information and articles on handling real estate transactions, real estate news, and mortgage information.
You can search Boise Idaho Area Homes in our local Multiple Listing Service by clicking on the link at the beginning of this sentence.
boise-idahos-real-estate.com   (323 words)

  
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Our goal is to maintain a dynamic, interactive online government presence to provide convenient, cost-effective online services for residents, visitors and businesses.
All officers are volunteering their time to raise awareness and money for the athletes of the Idaho Special Olympics.
Boise City Arts Commission is pleased to announce Arts for Kids 2007.
www.cityofboise.org   (186 words)

  
 UI Boise Home Page
Excellence at the University of Idaho Boise is measured by the success of the many people we serve, and by the quality and achievements of our more than 100 faculty and staff members.
Students admitted as freshmen to the University of Idaho but not yet registered for classes are invited to attend 'Vandal Edge' informational sessions in Boise and Twin Falls.
The Boise event is at the University of Idaho Boise at the Idaho Water Center, 322 E. Front St. Students can meet with academic advisors and register for Fall 2007 classes either Wed., April 11 or Thurs., April 12 from 7-9 p.
www.boise.uidaho.edu   (297 words)

  
 The Idaho Press-Tribune
Work to widen Idaho 55 to five lanes north of Marsing nears completion this week.
The project, which has been in the works for the past quarter-century, is expected to finish under its $6.1 million budget soon.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - City leaders have begun serious discussion of a ban on pit bulls and other potentially dangerous dog breeds after a family's cat was killed.
www.idahopress.com   (427 words)

  
 Idaho Properties - Boise ID Real Estate   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Idaho Properties has been part of the Boise ID real estate scene since 1957.
Home buyers and sellers in Boise and the Treasure valley are served by more than 90 seasoned Boise real estate agents.
We strive to be the best at helping each of our clients achieve their dream of home ownership, security and peace of mind.
www.idahoproperties.com   (309 words)

  
 Idaho State Symbols Capital Constitution Flags Maps Song
A silk flag, blue field, five feet six inches fly, and four feet four inches on pike, bordered with gilt fringe two and one-half inches in width, with state seal of Idaho twenty-one inches in diameter, in colors, in the center of a blue field.
The words "State of Idaho" are embroidered in with block letters, two inches in height on a red band three inches in width by twenty-nine inches in length, the band being in gold and placed about eight and one-half inches from the lower border of fringe and parallel with the same.
Origin of state's name: Idaho is a coined or invented word, and is not a derivation of an Indian phrase "E Dah Hoe (How)" supposedly meaning "gem of the mountains."
www.50states.com /idaho.htm   (347 words)

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