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VFW makes presentations to American Fork city and business
AMERICAN FORK — At a recent city council meeting Veterans of Foreign Wars representative Craig Thorne presented a plaque to the local Sports Clips in recognition of their service to veterans. Last October and November, the American Fork store participated in an annual national Sports Clips fundraiser Help a Hero which provides scholarships for service members and veterans to use at post-secondary schools and trade schools. The American Fork store was third in the nation in donations collec
June 15, 2018, 12:24 pmRead More...
Memorial Day programs in local communities
Programs to honor those who have served our country will be held on Memorial Day, Monday, May 28 in three northern Utah County communities. American Fork will also hold a fire department breakfast and a flag retiring program. American Fork American Fork Fire & Rescue will serve up its annual Memorial Day Breakfast from 6 to 10 a.m. at the 96 North Center Street fire station. Prices are $6 for adults and $3 for children under 12. At the breakfast, those in attendance can tour some of the fire
June 12, 2018, 12:21 pmRead More...
Summer fun around northern Utah Valley
As the weather gets nicer, many of us want to be outside more. Local communities have several summer-long activities including free summer concerts, movies in the park and food truck rallies. Saratoga Springs In Saratoga Springs, the Summer Celebration series kicks off June 4 during Splash Days. The concerts will be held on Monday evenings at 7 p.m. at Neptune Park, 452 W. 400 N. Food trucks in the Food Truck League will be at the park from 5 to 9 p.m. during these events. June 4- Saratoga
June 9, 2018, 1:35 pmRead More...
Summer reading programs launch in Utah County
American Fork Library The American Fork Library Summer Reading Program begins June 4th. There are three age groups, children, teens, and adults. Children activities include story time, book club, and weekly drawings. Teens, ages 11-18, can participate in art classes, Harry Potter book clubs, as well as weekly drawings based on how much you read. Adults can have their names submitted to win prizes by reading 10 books over the course of the summer. Eagle Mountain Library The Eagle Mountain Su
June 6, 2018, 7:55 amRead More...
Northern Utah County Notes
ALPINE The city of St. Anthony, Idaho has hired Alpine artist Denzil Jenks, to restore a city statue called Keefer Park Doughboy which has been a part of St. Anthony since 1922. The Cleveland Browns have signed undrafted free agent Micah Hannemann of Alpine to play for them. LEHI Boostability, a Lehi-based search engine optimization service provider was recently named third in 10 Best SEO's Best Search Engine Optimization Agency awards. D. Gary Young, the founder and chairman of the boa
June 5, 2018, 12:18 pmRead More...
Cedar Hills celebrates Family Festival
CEDAR HILLS -- Cedar Hills' yearly celebration, Family Festival, will be held Monday, June 4, to Saturday, June 9, this year. There are a wide variety of events planned, many of which are free. Advance discount tickets for Family Swim Night, Teen Swim Party, Friday Dinner and Outdoor Adventure Zone are currently available on the city website. On the evening of Monday, June 4, there will be a Family Swim Night at Pleasant Grove Veterans Memorial Pool, 454 East 300 South from 6 to 8 p.m. follow
June 1, 2018, 2:08 pmRead More...
June Community Events
Food Truck Rallies Every Monday in Alpine (Legacy Park) from 5 - 9 p.m. Every Tuesday in Eagle Mountain (3688 E Campus Dr.) from 5:30 - 9 p.m. Every Tuesday in Cedar Hills (Heritage Park) from 5 - 9 p.m. Every Wednesday in Lehi (Wines Park) from 5 - 9 p.m. Work Out With a Firefighter People of all ages are invited to work out with a firefighter at the Lehi fire station on June 2nd at 9 a.m. Summer Concert Series Saratoga Springs is hosting its annual summer concert series at Neptune
May 30, 2018, 6:53 pmRead More...
City may bond for Art Dye Park improvements
AMERICAN FORK — City officials have taken the first step in bonding for Phase 1 of improvements to Art Dye Regional Park at 550 E. 1000 N. On March 27, the city council approved a resolution announcing its intent to issue an 11-year bond of not more than $4 million to finance recreational improvements. Much of that funding (77 percent) would be used at Art Dye Park to construct five baseball fields and parking, a new scorekeeper's tower, storage, restrooms and concessions, along with six pick
May 23, 2018, 11:28 amRead More...
Northern Utah County Notes
ALPINE The city council has approved a contract with Tennis and Track Company, an ASBA Sports Builders Association member, to replace the basketball court at Burgess Park, at Canyon Crest Road and 200 West. The contractor will install a new 56'x90' basketball court including a complete basketball system and two basketball standards for $47,647. Resident Jeff Mendez has received authorization to place a Little Free Library in the park strip by his home at 46 S. Country Manor Lane on a six-mon
May 8, 2018, 5:04 amRead More...
High School Events
Alpine School District Memorial Day - May 28 Last Day of School - May 31 Rockwell Memorial Day - May 28 Last Day of School - May 25 American Fork High Home Events Baseball - May 7 vs. Bingham at 3:30 Choir - May 7 at 7:00 Musical Theatre Showcase - May 8 at 7:00 Baseball - May 9 vs. Bingham at 3:30 Soccer - May 9 vs. Pleasant Grove at 3:30 Softball - May 10 vs. Lone Peak at 3:30 Soccer - May 11 vs. Westlake at 3:30 Locker Cleanout - May 18 Graduation - May 31 at 9:00 Lehi H
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