history

Dinosaurs That Used to Roam Idaho
These days we might look off to the side of I-84 and see a deer or two, but Idaho wildlife managers say dinosaurs used to roam those same green space. And some of them were huge!
There Are More Veterans in Your Family Tree Than You Think
If my dad gets a free hour, we can usually find him digging around on Ancestry.com. He loves it, and he's made some interesting discoveries along the way.
Pop is Navy Veteran that served in Vietnam, and he's learned that the other veterans in our family served in the Civil and Revoluti…
Why Do We Dress Up For Halloween Anyway?
We carry around a secret inner desire to be Flo from Progressive all year long, and finally at Halloween we let her out!  Is that it?
The kids might have questions about Halloween, so I did some research to prep us.
U of I Team Digs For Historic Treasure At Old Fort Boise
A team from the University of Idaho is spending the next couple of weeks digging at the site of the Old Fort Boise located on the VA grounds.
They hope to find unique historical material before anything is done to the site.
The group is inviting the public to come out to check out their work and maybe…
Commemoration Of FDR’s Visit To Boise In 1937
The North and East End Neighborhood Associations received a $15,000 neighborhood reinvestment grant to create a display commemoration the visit of Franklin Delano Roosevelt to Boise in 1937.
Their project, set for completion in 2017, will commemorate the 80th anniversary of President Franklin Delano …