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2016 Best of Utah Valley Winners

The race is over. You put one business a foot ahead of the other and we are awarding the first three to the finish line. With more than 20,000 votes cast, we’re crowning the winners according to your votes. Ladies and gentleman of Utah [...]
Roll With It is a new ice cream place inside of Good Thyme, the second-place winner of Best Casual Restaurant. (Photo by Alisha Gallagher)

2016 Best of UV: Restaurants

Best Bakery 1. Kneaders 2. Enliten Bakery and Café 3. Shirley’s Best Barbecue 1. Bam Bams BBQ (Find out what Founder Cameron Treu’s most embarrassing moment in business has been. Hint: It involves Detroit Lions’ Ziggy Ansah.) 2. [...]
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Bam Bams BBQ’s sweet success and Ziggy misidentification mistake

BEST OF THE BEST: Bam Bams BBQ Founder Cameron Treu says his most popular dish is the fatty brisket sandwich with pepper jack cheese, a side of potato salad and a George Randall (Diet Mountain Dew with Cherry Lime). After Utah native Cameron [...]
KING OF THE KONES
The Ultimate Kong Kone — a one-pound ice cream cone  — has been part of the Macey’s tradition since 1991.

Best Groceries: Macey’s wins with Kong Kone tradition

KING OF THE KONES The Ultimate Kong Kone — a one-pound ice cream cone — has been part of the Macey’s tradition since 1991. Children in shopping carts, parents needing groceries and teenagers looking for a treat have all been screaming [...]
Best Retail

2016 Best of UV: Retail

Best Boutique 1. Bella Ella 2. Dear Lizzie 3. Big Bratt Best Florist 1. Cary’s Designs Floral 2. Flower Patch 3. Orem Floral and Gift Best Fresh Produce 1. Spanish Fork Farmer’s Market 2. Allred Orchards 3. Thanksgiving Point Olson’s [...]
Learning Dynamics Preschool has three different Utah County locations.

Best Preschool: Learning Dynamics

Learning Dynamics Preschool has three different Utah County locations. Since 1984, Learning Dynamics has been putting the apple on top of education with its reading program for preschoolers. With more than 30 years of experience, Learning Dynamics [...]
Best Professional Services

2016 Best of UV: Professional Services

Best of Professional Services Best Accountant 1. H&R Block 2. Squire & Company 3. Hawkins Best Bank 1. Central Bank 2. Bank of American Fork 3. Zions Bank Best Company to Work For 1. Adobe 2. Vivint 3. doTERRA UCCU was named the 2016 [...]
Best Entertainment

2016 Best of UV: Entertainment

Best Annual Local Event 1. Stadium of Fire 2. Strawberry Days, Pleasant Grove 3. Art City Days, Springville Best Art Museum 1. Springville Museum of Art 2. BYU Museum of Art 3. The Woodbury Art Museum Best Charitable Event 1. Timpanogos Storytelling [...]
ImprovBroadway has 45 members in its cast. (Photo courtesy Zach Atherton)

Best Stage Performance: ImprovBroadway’s 4 surefire ways to make people laugh

ImprovBroadway has 45 members in its cast. (Photo courtesy Zach Atherton) ImprovBroadway knows how to tickle the funny bone, which is how they claimed the No. 1 spot for Best Stage Performance. Rebranding the Thrillionaires, Director and Owner [...]
Best Home Services

2016 Best of UV: Home Services

Best Home Design 1. Millhaven Homes 2. Joe Carrick Design 3. Ken Harris Architects Best Cabinets 1. R & M Woods 2. Barlow’s Wood Classics 3. Magleby Construction Cabinetry & Millwork Best Carpet Cleaners 1. Zerorez 2. Chem-Dry 3. [...]
Best Beauty and Health

2016 Best of UV: Beauty and Health

Best Brows 1. Amara Day Spa Salon & Boutique 2. Calm Spa and Salon 3. Suggestions Salon Best Cosmetology School 1. Aveda Institute Provo 2. Paul Mitchell The School 3. (tie) Acaydia School of Aesthetics and Taylor Andrews FIT TO BE FAIRVASA [...]
Dr. Ashleigh Street is the owner of Upper Cervical Chiropractic of Utah, which doesn't require popping bones in order to find pain relief.

5 tips to prevent back pain

Dr. Ashleigh Street is the owner of Upper Cervical Chiropractic of Utah, which doesn’t require popping bones in order to find pain relief. (Photo courtesy Dr. Ashleigh Street) Dr. Ashleigh Street — the 2016 Best of Utah Valley Chiropractor [...]
Dr. Ashleigh Street practicse the National Upper Cervical Chiropractics technique which doesn't require popping your bones. (Photo courtesy Dr. Ashleigh Street)

Best Chiropractic: Dr. Ashleigh Street

Dr. Ashleigh Street practicse the National Upper Cervical Chiropractics technique which doesn’t require popping your bones. (Photo courtesy Dr. Ashleigh Street) Chiropractors are known for twisting and manipulating the body to readjust [...]
Best Doctors and Dentists

2016 Best of UV: Doctors and Dentists

Best Dentist 1. Salem Smiles 2. Doman Dental 3. Dr. Chad Ellis Dr. Ashleigh Street practicse the National Upper Cervical Chiropractics technique which doesn’t require popping your bones. Dr. Street was named the No. 1 chiropractor by [...]
Best Auto

2016 Best of UV: Best Auto

Best New Car Dealership 1. Brent Brown Toyota Scion (Orem) 2. Doug Smith (Spanish Fork) 3. Murdock Hyundai of Lindon Best Used Car Dealership 1. Clegg Auto (Spanish Fork) 2. Car Guys (Spanish Fork) 3. Low Book Sales (Lindon) NOT A CAR AUCTIONBrent [...]
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May/June Must-Dos: 7 events you can’t miss in and around Utah Valley

By Erica Palmer Utah Valley Magazine highlights a few of Utah County’s must-see events. Here are seven events during May and June that you would be wise to attend. Hope of America May 4-5 Over 7,500 5th grade students from 89 Utah schools [...]
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7 things Ryan Radebaugh wants you to know about Orem

Elementary school teacher Ryan Radebaugh moved to Orem when he was in second grade. After graduating from Orem High School, he took a short venture down south to BYU to get his bachelor’s degree in elementary education and master’s in educational [...]
Highland resident Shawn Mikkelson and his family enjoy spending time outdoors. They especially love taking their weimaraner Cinder hiking in American Fork Canyon.

Everybody has a story: Not so hidden gem

Highland resident Shawn Mikkelson and his family enjoy spending time outdoors. They especially love taking their weimaraner Cinder hiking in American Fork Canyon. Around town Shawn Mikkelson is known as the owner of Forge Jewelers — but this [...]
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Lured In: A case for fly-fishing and bass fishing

Dave Ballou (left) of Lehi and Clif Gallagher of Eagle Mountain are both passionate about fishing and enjoy the challenge Mother Nature poses. They each take a different approach to which fish they catch and the way they reel them in. (Photo [...]
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The Last Frontier: Alaska combines Utah Valley ties with top-notch adventure

Neal Dastrup and his family go fishing at the Alaskan Bear Lodge every year. Utah County has world-class trout fishing, a lake full of species and reservoirs nearby that take any bait. But for some, the grandeur of the Alaskan wilderness — [...]