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Doyle and Linda Hatfield (Photo by Leah Aldous)

Happy Couples: Doyle and Linda Hatfield

Mapleton residents Doyle and Linda Hatfield have been married for 56 years. (Photo by Leah Aldous) This is one in four of Utah Valley Magazine’s “Happy Couples” series. Once Upon a Time She was 14. He was 20. Newly married, [...]
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Fashion Forward Fellas: Utah Valley men share their styling tips

Clark Caras We asked four local men what’s hot and what’s not when it comes to fashion. Whether you are man’s man or a man about town, listen up, take notes and analyze your own closet and shoe collection. Clark Caras Hometown Benjamin Occupation [...]
David and Linda Bradford (Photo by Leah Aldous)

Happy Couples: David and Linda Bradford

Provo residents David and Linda Bradford have been married for 42 years. (Photo by Leah Aldous) This is one in four of Utah Valley Magazine’s “Happy Couples” series. Once Upon a Time They are successful entrepreneurs, they [...]
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Made in UV: Tool-less kid furniture, delicious jam and more

Spudz Season Once upon a time, Darrin Jones spilled mayonnaise on his glasses and couldn’t find a way to clean it off. And he lived happily ever after. Seriously. That fateful drop of mayonnaise sparked the idea for Spudz, a microfiber lens-cleaning [...]
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Happy Hunting: Thanksgiving Point’s ‘eggstreme’ easter egg hunt

Thanksgiving Point holds an Easter egg hunt. Thanksgiving Point’s Electric Park will be a hoppin’ place on April 4 as children hunt for scattered prize eggs at this BYOB (Bring Your Own Basket) event. “Easter Eggstreme is a perfect opportunity [...]
Susan and Gig Griffith (Photo by Leah Aldous)

Happy Couples: Gig and Susan Griffith

Highland residents Susan and Gig Griffith have been married for 25 years. (Photo by Leah Aldous) This is one in four of Utah Valley Magazine’s “Happy Couples” series. Once Upon a Time Susan and Gig Griffith started their life [...]
Jennifer and Adam Gale love living in Orem. One of their keys to success is a weekly date night. “It doesn’t matter if we go mountain biking or if we end up at Costco, we have fun together,” Jennifer says.

Family first: The loss of a handicapped sister taught Orem’s Jennifer Gale the importance of family.

Jennifer and Adam Gale love living in Orem. One of their keys to success is a weekly date night. “It doesn’t matter if we go mountain biking or if we end up at Costco, we have fun together,” Jennifer says. I lived in Utah Valley as a kid [...]
Heidi and Chris Allredge (Photo by Leah Aldous)

Happy Couples: Chris and Heidi Alldredge

American Fork’s Heidi and Chris Alldredge have been married for 23 years. (Photo by Leah Aldous) This is one in four of Utah Valley Magazine’s “Happy Couples” series. Once Upon a Time Chris and Heidi Alldredge dated for [...]
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7 things Sarah Nitta wants you to know about Highland

Nine years ago, Sarah Nitta, her husband, Kent, and four children left Texas to find a home — and a heaven — in Highland. Living halfway between Salt Lake City and LaVell Edwards Stadium has been ideal for the Nittas (even though Sarah is [...]
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Child’s play: Jenny Moyer creates fashion forwards frocks clothes to home

Designer Jenny Moyer’s tiny fashionable friends showcase her work. Clockwise from left: Jenny’s daughter Taylor, Jenny, Jenny’s son Cohen, Jenny’s niece Olivia, Jenny’s son Bauer, Avi and Alia. (Photo by Dave Blackhurst) Childhood [...]
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Putting Taste to the test: Entrepreneurs aim to produce the world’s finest chocolate

Taste in downtown Provo serves up the highest quality and distinct gourmet food products you will find in Utah. (Photo by Bryant Livingston) By Mary Crafts-Homer Downtown Provo is home to Taste, which is unlike any other store in Utah.  Like [...]
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Fab 40 step into the UV Mag office for a first look at the magazine

We like to party and we were ready to squeeze every ounce of enthusiasm out of our Fab 40 as we unveiled our March/April issue of Utah Valley Magazine. It was the first time our Fab 40 saw their pictures in print — and their reactions didn’t [...]
Libbie Hamann (right) and her daughter, Valerie Pryor, relied on each other — and the caregivers associated with the Intermountain Healthcare Breast Center of Excellence — to get through breast cancer treatments.

Excellence in attitude: New accreditation ensures best breast cancer care for local patients

Dr. Jay Clark is part of a newly accredited cooperative dedicated to providing the highest levels of treatment to local breast cancer patients. Sponsored post Written by Greg Bennett On April 7, 2014, Libbie Hamann and her husband went in for [...]
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20 sweet behind-the-scenes shots from the Fab 40 lemonade stand

Narrowing down hundreds of photos for the pages of Utah Valley Magazine is a sour task — which is why we’ve setup a digital lemonade stand with additional photos of our Fab 40. So pull up a chair, raise a glass and enjoy these behind-the-scenes [...]
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Fab 40: Sip lemonade with 40 of Utah Valley’s sweetest people

By Jeanette Bennett & Alisha Gallagher  Photography by Dave Blackhurst Utah Valley’s most fabulous ‘lemonade makers’ have a zest for life that serves up more sweet than sour. Read on for a slice of life from Utah Valley’s 40 most [...]
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Every Picture Tells a Story: Orem father paints family history

Larry D. Macfarlane spends a few weeks — or sometimes a few months —on each painting. As told by Kate Nash Larry D. Macfarlane has had a passion for art his entire life — but he was too busy as a communications exec and professor to pursue [...]
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Ready to Runway: 8 custom looks from the 2014 Provo Fashion Week

Photos courtesy of LC Photography, Breanna White Photography, Endless Photography, Ryan Houston The runway has made its way to Utah Valley via Provo Fashion Week. In this photo essay, we take a look back at the haute highlights of the Spring [...]
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Golden designer takes to Provo Fashion Week runway

Bree Wilkins shows one of her gorgeous works of wearable art at the Provo Library, which is the location of Provo Fashion Week. Bree has shown her collection at the event and will be producing the 2015 shows. (Photo by Leah Aldous) Bree Wilkins [...]
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6 cool products made in Utah Valley

Utah Valley is known for its entrepreneurs and creative products. Here are six Utah Valley-made products that we wouldn’t mind having in our closet or on our shelves. 1. Virtual Valentine BYU students Brayden Adams and Rodney Cox were [...]
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It’s tempting: TemptAsian serves up tasty family business near Lehi Costco

A highlight of the TemptAsian menu is the Singapore Rice Noodle entree. The family serving up Chinese goodness at the American Fork location is originally from Hong Kong. By: Mary Crafts-Homer I love Asian food, but many of Asian restaurants [...]