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Camp Floyd Manager Mark Trotter Retires
by Charlynn Anderson Outfitted in his striking blue Civil War-era Union Army uniform, Mark Trotter became the face of Camp Floyd State Park during his nearly eighteen years as Park Manager. His photo is still featured on the Camp Floyd section of the Utah State Parks website. Trotter retired on April 1, 2018, taking with him a multitude of memories and leaving a legacy of educational programs and activities that share the unique history of Camp Floyd. Trotter began managing Camp
June 18, 2018, 7:47 amRead More...
Fiscal Impact of an Eagle Mountain Data Center
Sweetwater Industrial Park is something that is going to be talked about for a while in Eagle Mountain, and has the potential to reshape how the tech community thinks about Eagle Mountain. Sweetwater Industrial Park is the start of a massive Data Center build that is on track to come to Eagle Mountain. The name of the company that is building the Data Center is a well-kept secret. The Interlocal Cooperation Agreements are in the process of being approved by Alpine School District, Utah County
June 11, 2018, 5:23 amRead More...
Little Free Libraries
Cedar Valley welcomes a new Little Free Library, the fourth free library in the area. These free libraries are in essence neighborhood book exchanges, set up for its residents convenience and free access to literature. Their slogan is "Take a book, Return a book". Stewards also believe this initiative will get people outdoors and provide an opportunity for new friendships, and stronger community ties. A great family resource all year round, but especially in the Summer, when the children are
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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...
Upcoming City Festivals
Summer is kicking off with a bang in Utah county. Our community can enjoy concerts, rodeos, carnivals, summer pool parties, food truck rallies, fireworks, and more. Eagle Mountain's Pony Express Days will begin with the Rodeo on May 25th. Activities continue through June 2nd. Most of the events will take place at Nolen Park on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Pony Express Days include a rodeo, a 5K, the Grande Parade, the Demolition Derby, fireworks, a bike ride, and a movie in the park. Sa
June 3, 2018, 5:01 pmRead More...
Eagle Mountain ready for Pony Express fun
EAGLE MOUNTAIN — The Pony Express PRCA Rodeo will be held Friday, May 25, Saturday, May 26, and Monday, May 28, at the Pony Express Memorial Park Arena, 4447 Major St. Tickets are $15 for 12 and older; $13 for military members and their spouses and $10 10 and under. Pony Express Days, the city's annual summer celebration, will be held Tuesday, May 29, - Saturday, June 2, this year. The carnival will be held Thursday, May 31, through Saturday, June 2. Local entertainers will perform. Presale o
May 31, 2018, 2:12 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...
Pony Express Days 2018
Pony Express Days is Eagle Mountain's annual festival celebrating the community and it's historical ties to the Pony Express Trail. This year's events will be held May 25 - June 2. Friday, May 25: Pony Express PRCA Rodeo at 7 p.m. at the Pony Express Memorial Park Arena Saturday, May 26 Pony Express PRCA Rodeo at 7 p.m. at the Pony Express Memorial Park Arena Monday, May 28 Seniors night at the Pony Express PRCA Rodeo at 7 p.m. at the Pony Express Memorial Park Arena Tu
May 22, 2018, 2:08 amRead More...
West Side Theatre Company Opens Its Exciting 2018-19 Season
On the heels of its sold-out production of the Broadway-bound "Pride & Prejudice - The Musical," West Side Theatre Company (www.westsidetheatreco.org) opened its exciting second season in April with an impressive and moving original concert, "The Struggle Is Real." The remainder of the 2018-19 season will include J.M. Barrie's classic play, "Peter Pan"; the Tony-winning comedy "The 39 Steps"; the new musical with songs by Irving Berlin and Jerome Kern, "Rilla of Green Gables"; and the Gilbert an
May 10, 2018, 4:38 amRead More...
EM Kestrel Project gets a new nest box
The Eagle Mountain Kestrel Project is a conservation project that has been running in Eagle Mountain for the last few years. This project is designed to help protect and encourage the growth of the American Kestrel population in Eagle Mountain. On April 14th, the EM Kestrel Project installed its 25th nest box. At first, this box was going to be located on private property. Fionnuala B Kofoed, the Eagle Mountain City Recorder had this to say about the selection of the site. "The Mayor mentioni
May 5, 2018, 9:31 amRead More...