A Hale of a Show

A Hale of a Show

The theater is small and rectangular. Three rows of stadium seats line each side with a small stage in the middle. You take your seat, the lights dim, and the show begins.   Hale Center Theater Orem often gets overlooked. Each year the theater produces live musicals, . . . read more

No Car? No Problem

No Car? No Problem

Utah County, nestled on Utah’s Silicon Slopes, has seen rapid growth in recent years, and its offerings and opportunities are bringing ever greater numbers of people to the valley. Every driver on the road will tell you such growth has brought with it certain downsides. Increasing difficulties with traffic, parking, . . . read more

Ghosting Utah

Ghosting Utah

Utah County is definitely not the first location that comes to mind when the topic of ghost towns is mentioned. It is, however, a hidden gem of abandoned mines, ghost towns, and other forgotten locations. In addition to these ghost towns, Utah County is also home to . . . read more

Major and Minor Utah Venues

Major and Minor Utah Venues

Go to concerts, the movies say. They’re youthful and fun. But you go to BYU and live in Provo. “Where?!” you scream into the void. “I don’t know any venues!” The movies say nothing. They just laugh in your face, cold and unfeeling.   Okay, . . . read more

Raising the Bar

Raising the Bar

Utah County may be the only place where, when your friends say, “Let’s get drinks,” they mean sodas. If you’re out on the prowl for places to go, here’s a list of our favorites—plus some snacks and special treats!   Drinks   Sodalicious Try: Are . . . read more