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Provo’s first female leader raises five athletes and city approval

A sticky note below Mayor Michelle Kaufusi’s computer monitor reads, “because I said I would.” 

Dave Rose takes down the nets of his 14-year career as head BYU basketball coach

   Dave and Cheryl Rose had just finished lunch at Centro Woodfired Pizza in Cedar City,…

2019 Best of Utah Valley Winners

Eighteen years ago, we called the first version of this contest the “2001 Readers’ Choice Awards,” and we tallied mailed-in ballots. The voting…

Fab 40: Say ‘Kapow” to 2019’s Heroic Fabulous Faces

Say “Kapow!” to this year’s heroic Fab 40. The 12th annual super set of fabulous folk have origin stories to rival any…

Person of the Year: UVU President Astrid Tuminez

UVU President Astrid Tuminez waltzed into the Utah Valley community at the October…

Face the Music: Interview with Alex Boye

“Bend Not Break” has become Alex’s mantra and his hashtag. The song…

Double Takes: Seven Local Celebrity Lookalikes

Each year we call on readers to submit local lookalikes, and then we select a collection of carbon copies…

26 High Schoolers Who Will Change The World: Oh, The Places They’ll Grow!

Dr. Seuss must have been writing about the 2018 batch of high schoolers who will go and grow and change the world. Our…

The Bucket List Family puts Utah Valley on the map with their first family photo of 5

Garrett and Jessica Gee plan to hit the road again for their third…

Person of the Year: Rolling out the goodbye mat for Matt Holland

Matt Holland dominates a room with his personality and size. “I’m a little…

The Voice: Broadway tenor Dallyn Vail Bayles sets the stage for Christmas

Performer Dallyn Vail Bayles has played roles of Joseph and assistant director…

Good Sports: Hosts Spencer Linton and Jarom Jordan are always reppin’ on BYU SportsNation

With more than 1,000 live shows behind them, BYU SportsNation hosts Spencer…

Elaine Dalton: Former LDS Young Women President’s personal progress leads her to UVU’s Board of Trustees

One of Elaine Dalton’s signature values is her colorful sense of fashion,…

22 high schoolers who will change the world

By Jeanette Bennett and Lindsey Williams Photos by Matt Bennett and Dave Blackhurst Jump into…

Fab 40: Raising the curtain on 40 fabulous people in Utah Valley

By Jeanette Bennett and Lindsey Williams Photos by Dave Blackhurst Props by SCERA and the Orem Michaels Awesomeness by the 2017 Batch of Fab Inspired…

Person of the Year: Provo Mayor John Curtis

Head of the glass: Tom Holdman’s 12-year-old glassy idea lights UVU with Roots of Knowledge

Celebrity lookalikes: 8 locals who are totally twinning with celebrities

These local lookalikes and their celebrity counterparts aren’t related — but their bone structure begs to differ. From NBA ballers to Broadway…

Rise and route: Fan-Player-Coach journey leads Kalani and Timberly Sitake to first-and-10

Here’s Donny! Utah Valley’s most famous face sings through the verses of his 58 years

Fab 40: 40 of the most magical people in Utah Valley

BY JEANETTE BENNETT – ALISHA GALLAGHER – ERICA PALMER Bunnies courtesy of Hee Haw Farms – Magic props by SCERA and Hale Center…

Person of the Year: The Gardner Quad Squad

Christmas in Fashion with InstaFamous Rachel Parcell

Perspective: ‘Biggest Loser’ helps Scott Mitchell become biggest winner outside of football

Celebrity lookalikes: 8 locals who will make you do a double-take

Each year, we ask readers for local lookalike nominations, and these 8 celebrity twins rose to the top of our inbox…

Picking up the Pace: Noelle Pikus-Pace packs and prepares for twins

22 high schoolers who will change the world

This year’s class list of Utah Valley Magazine’s 22 High School Students Who Will Change The World is making waves for all the right…

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…

Team C: Scott Sterling scores big for Studio C

Flavors to savor: South American chef dishes up deliciousness on State Street