South Jordan PD solves string of west side burglaries and thefts
SOUTH JORDAN, Utah, Dec. 7, 2023 (Gephardt Daily) — Police say they have nabbed the suspect in a string of thefts and burglaries. “Following a rash of vehicle burglaries on the west side of SoJo, our detectives were able to track down the subject responsible,” the South Jordan Police Department announced on social media.
Orem adopted ‘In God We Trust’ as its motto. An organization is advocating against it
Freedom From Religion Foundation has called for the City of Orem to repeal its motto “In God We Trust.” This motto is the same one as the U.S. Read more.
Being socially isolated can carry with it potentially serious health effects
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Good Things Utah) – It’s normal to occasionally feel lonely, but sometimes, that can lead to a related concern called social isolation – which has the potential to have serious effects on our health. While we all know what loneliness is, social isolation...
‘Living Bethlehem’ and Christmas market open just this week in American Fork
White-peaked tents strung with bright lights sparkle in the night sky as people bustle around a Christmas market admiring the work of local artisans and craftsmen and the smell of warm treats like churros and kettle corn fills the festive market air. Warm light from inside the tents invites newcomers to see what the artists have created. Families and lovers laugh with one another as their cheeks turn rosy from the cold air. Children wait excitedly in line to sit in Santa’s sleigh as he greets each child and asks their wishes for this holiday season.
Jerry Robert Springer
How do I sum up one man’s life in a few short pages, especially one who has lived a life as full of adventure and service as Jerry Springer? I don’t. All I can do is capture bits and pieces – the moments in time that stand out – and hope those stories honor this man who has touched so many lives.
Weekend events in and around Salt Lake | Dec. 8-10
It's Krampusnacht this week, so some holiday festivities are taking a turn to the dark in and around Salt Lake. Dress up as a demon and join in a costumed walk from Salt Fire Brewing to Chappell Brewing in South Salt Lake. When: 7:30pm Saturday. Where: 2199 S. West Temple.
Body Cam Footage: American Fork Police Detain Ruby Franke During Investigation
Witness the tense moment when American Fork police officers, acting on a warrant, detain Ruby Franke's wife and child. The officers, assisting agencies from St George and Springville, seek answers to undisclosed questions. Watch as the situation unfolds in this body cam footage.
New report: 2023 was least affordable year on record for housing, but ’24 is looking up
Costs for a median priced home in the U.S. this year ate up over 40% of the median income. But experts see a glimmer of hope for easing in the coming year.
Savor the Spice: Top 3 Indian Restaurants in Draper
This article presents a guide to three Indian restaurants located in Draper. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences. Please feel free to share your comments below:
These herriman, UT based Dogs are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of herriman..
When Spotify told users their sound town, Provo, Utah, was a surprise destination
The end of the year is when music fans on Spotify learn all the little details about the soundtracks of their lives. This year, Spotify Wrapped let them know their “sound town.” When Morgan Simpkins was assigned Provo, Utah, she was confused. “I had no idea where it...
Local foundation gives students in need a Christmas shopping spree
SOUTH JORDAN — The Jordan Education Foundation is making its rounds to show local kids some Christmas magic. The foundation is making it possible for them to have their own shopping sprees with an event called Christmas for Kids. On Wednesday, 35 students from South Valley School were treated...
Santa and Fire Truck Lead Neighborhood Gift Drive for Charity in South Jordan
Experience the spirit of giving in South Jordan as a neighborhood organizes a unique Christmas gift drive. With Santa and fire trucks escorting kids collecting gifts, this new tradition has grown into a significant charity event, benefiting the Jordan Education Foundation.
Celebration of Christmas Concert at BYU
With Christmas music being a highlight of the season and a tradition for many people, there will be three performances of the annual Christmas Concert by the Brigham Young University (BYU) Combined Choirs and Philharmonic in December 2023.
Local Police Capture Albert Ein-Swine: The Escaped Pig of Deptford
A body camera captured police officers attempting to corral a loose pig in Deptford, New Jersey on Tuesday, Dec. 6. Police eventually caught the pig, named Albert Ein-Swine, and returned it to its owners.Visit here for more details.
Shout for Joy: Highland Choral Arts Concert
Highland Choral Arts will present a Christmas concert, Shout for Joy, on Saturday, December 9, 2023, at 7:30 PM. There will be a Silent Auction and Hot Chocolate Bar at 6:30 PM.
Proposed Salt Lake County ordinance aims to update changing room policies
SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake County Council proposed a new ordinance that would update policies on who can enter sex-specific changing rooms at recreation centers. KSL NewsRadio Reporter Aimee Cobabe was at the council meeting. According to Cobabe, council members said that the issue with the current policy makes it “impossible” to enforce changing room rules.
This City Turned An Unseemly Ditch Into A Bike Park
There needs to be more neighborhood parks like this one.
Have You Experienced the Unique Vibe at Itto Sushi-Orem?
If you're craving Asian cuisine, particularly sushi, Itto Sushi-Orem is a must-visit. The variety of sushi and other Asian dishes is impressive, with a dish to satisfy any palate. The specials are a delight and are prepared in no time. The service is friendly and attentive, ensuring you have everything you need for a pleasant dining experience.
Utah woman takes the stage after being told she would never walk again
Tonya Lundgren participated in "Dancing Up A Storm" on Friday, demonstrating how far she has come since August of 2022, when she went in for a heart procedure.