09222017

Cornbelly’s recognizes all heroes (super or not) with corn maze design

A hero is defined by his or her actions — and Cornbelly’s is recognizing every type of hero in this year’s corn maze design. Cornbelly’s Corn Maze and Pumpkin Fest has designed its maze after inspirational people, according [...]

LDS teen Evie Clair demonstrates courage, pays tribute to father in AGT final performance

Evie Clair once again showed courage and maturity beyond her years in her performance during the “America’s Got Talent” final on Tuesday night. Paying tribute to her father who died on Sept. 7 from stage 4 colon cancer, the [...]

Lindsey Stirling shines in first dance performance on ‘Dancing With the Stars’

Tonight was amazing!!! Call 1-800-868-3407 to vote for Mark and I. You can vote up to 13 times. Thanks for getting me here. LINK in the bio to vote! A post shared by Lindsey Stirling (@lindseystirling) on Sep 18, 2017 at 9:05pm PDT Electronic [...]

LDS teen Evie Clair to perform in ‘America’s Got Talent’ finals Tuesday night

Evie Clair decided to return to “America’s Got Talent” to perform in the finals, Clair’s mother announced on her blog Saturday. After the 13-year-old singer’s father, Amos Abplanalp, died on Thursday, Sept. 7, [...]

Weekend best bets: 5 Utah Valley weekend events

  School has officially taken over the valley, but attendance at these fun weekend events is mandatory. Take a break from hitting the books and enjoy a weekend of fun in September with these Utah Valley events. Filmquest Filmquest is rolling [...]

7 things Judy Arnold wants you to know about Cedar Hills

Cedar Hills doesn’t have a city library, but the community isn’t starved for prose on bound pages. Judy Arnold started a book exchange in her front yard after reading about a Wisconsin man who shared books in honor of his mother’s memory. “He [...]

Thanksgiving Point ‘breaks sky’ on Butterfly Biosphere

Thanksgiving Point broke groundbreaking tradition by holding a “skybreaking” for its new Butterfly Biosphere on Monday morning. “Usually at the beginning of a new endeavor, and especially if there is a new building involved, there [...]

Home run: Sisters team up to hit all 31 homes in 2017 Utah Valley Parade of Homes

Two years ago, Kellyanne Malbica and Talia Malbica had never entered a single home in the Utah Valley Parade of Homes. They went from zero to Parade hero this year on June 24, when the Malbica sisters finished touring Home 19, “The Winnie [...]

Weekend best bets: 5 Utah Valley weekend events

School has officially taken over the valley, but attendance at these fun weekend events is mandatory. Take a break from hitting the books and enjoy a weekend of fun in September with these Utah Valley events. Timpanogos Storytelling Festival The [...]

New home, new weekend, same roots for Timpanogos Storytelling Festival

The Timpanogos Storytelling Festival is a story of its own. In 1990, the Timpanogos Storytelling Festival planted its roots in Utah Valley — more specifically in Orem, Utah — with its first event. Now in its 28th season, the Timpanogos [...]

Lehi’s Ganel-Lyn Condie lets loss lead to writing career

As told to Jeanette Bennett Two weeks before we closed on this Lehi home, I had a horrible impression that we weren’t financially going to be able to live here. My husband felt strongly that we were supposed to be in this Ivory home. We were [...]

LDS teen Evie Clair performs in ‘America’s Got Talent’ semifinals

LDS thirteen-year-old Evie Clair continued her journey on “America’s Got Talent” with a performance of “Yours” in the show’s semifinals. While Clair’s angelic voice captures the hearts of America, her [...]

ICYMI: Power out in Western Utah County, Sitake admits BYU’s offense needs to step up

In case you took a break from the news as you enjoyed the last weekend of summer, here are some headlines to catch up on. BYU looks to make offensive changes before Utah game After a stunting 27-0 shutout against LSU, the BYU football team [...]

Customers reflect on 55 years of El Azteca

El Azteca has been a staple to get good Mexican food in Utah County, but after 55 years the owners have decided to close their doors. The owners of El Azteca, the Rubio and Revuelta family, announced their closing on Facebook on Aug. 22. The [...]

Weekend best bets: 5 events to slide into September

School has officially taken over the valley, but attendance at these fun weekend events is mandatory. Take a break from hitting the books and enjoy a weekend of fun in September with these Utah Valley events. Sheepdog Championship & Festival If [...]

Downtown Provo restaurants raising funds for Hurricane Harvey victims at Rooftop Concert Series

Over the past week, Chad Pritchard has watched parts of his home state get decimated by Hurricane Harvey. He’s talked to his brother — a police officer in Houston — and watched the reports on the news. “It’s humbling to [...]

Payson celebrates 88 years with Golden Onion Days

Payson is getting ready to celebrate its 88th anniversary with Golden Onion Days. Janeen Dean, community and cultural events coordinator, said the greatest part of the city celebration has been how long it’s been around. L.D. Stewart, [...]

High speed internet makes Provo one of the best cities for college students

If you like quick Wi-Fi and getting caught on a date, then Provo is the best college destination for you. HighSpeedInternet.com named Provo, home of Brigham Young University and Provo College, the third best city for college students in America [...]

UVU Roots of Knowledge wins CODAawards People’s Choice Award

The Roots of Knowledge won one of the 2017 CODAawards People’s Choice Award, Utah Valley University announced on Thursday. Of the 44 entries, Roots of Knowledge was one of two winners of the 5th annual CODAawards People’s Choice Award, [...]

Utah-Tube: Imagine Dragons and Neon Trees frontmen turn Primary song into a rock anthem at LoveLoud Festival

At the LoveLoud Festival held on Saturday night, Imagine Dragons’ Dan Reynolds and Neon Trees’ Tyler Glenn turned “I’ll Walk With You” — a Primary song from the Children’s Songbook for The Church of Jesus [...]