Cindy Hval

Cindy Hval is a freelance columnist for the Voices neighborhood sections. Her Front Porch column appears twice a month in the Thursday Voice.

Recent Stories

New shop goes retro

Gina Campbell has turned her passion for all things vintage and retro into a new business: 1889 Salvage Co.

1,000 birthday candles: Senior center honors centenarians

It’s a good thing they didn’t light all the candles on the birthday cakes at the Southside Senior and Community Center on Tuesday. After all, 1,000-plus candles is a lot of firepower. The center ho...

Front Porch: Lost-boy magnet is called into action again

I seem to collect lost boys the way other folks collect license plates or trading cards. From a tiny autistic boy who’d escaped from his house to play on a busy street on a Sunday morning, to Ricky...

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Recent Blog Posts

Public meeting planned for North Idaho prescribed burn

Officials with the Idaho Panhandle National Forest are holding a public meeting to discuss a planned prescribed burn in North Idaho. The U.S. Forest Service plans to burn about 4.5 square miles in ...

Idaho neighborhood refuses camp for kids with cancer 

Residents of a small central Idaho town say they don’t want a camp for kids with cancer in their neighborhood. Camp Rainbow Gold holds summer camps for children and families dealing with cancer a...

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