Beyond 'Calm down': Teaching kids to calm themselves
We all have experience at some time with spicy or intense kids. It's important to understand how to help them calm down, while teaching them tactics to calm themselves. Read More...
June 28, 2017, 8:33 pm
What's in a name?
How did Eagle Mountain get its name? I have been asked that question several times, and decided to do some digging into the subject to find the answer. Debbie Hooge, the first mayor of Eagle Mountain, was appointed by the County Commissioner in December of 1996. She explained, "Bob Lynds, who, at the time, was Walden's project manager (John Walden was one of Eagle Mountain's first developers),
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New Miss Lehi crowned
Miss Lehi Royalty: From left, Third Attendant Alexis Jensen, Second Attendant Abby Garner, Miss Lehi 2017 Kadee Jo Jones and First Attendant Aliese Bumgardner Miss Lehi Contestants: Ten local young women (pictured here with Miss Lehi 2016 Jacki Thacker) competed in the Miss Lehi scholarship contest and performed a special "Beach Party" number. Kadee Jo Jones, 18, has been named Miss Lehi 201
June 24, 2017, 10:38 amRead More...
Smith's Marketplace opens to rave reviews
All bets and guesses have come and gone as to when the new Smith's Marketplace will open. Customers are saying it was worth the wait.The Saratoga Springs area Smith's Market place ribbon cutting event and grand opening was attended by a huge crowd of excited shoppers June 7th. Mayor Jim Miller welcomed the new business to the community. Many local officials, and Lehi Area Chambers representat
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Cedar Fort gets new planning and zoning member, treasurer
CEDAR FORT—The town council recently appointed Bart Berry as a new Planning and Zoning Board member to fill a vacancy left by the resignation of Paul Peterson. His term will end in 2021. The council also appointed council member Richard Stark as city treasurer after a search for a new treasurer came up empty and Stark volunteered for the position. The council unanimously approved him as treasur
June 23, 2017, 8:55 amRead More...
Westlake Evening of Excellence
May 17th was a night of honor and recognition for the Westlake 2017 senior class. The administration staff, seniors, and their families streamed into the Westlake Thunder auditorium for a program to honor the achievements of the 2017 graduating class. At the Westlake High School Senior Evening of Excellence, the seniors for the class of 2017 received recognition for their academic excellence. T
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