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2012-11-14 12:22:23

OREM, Utah, Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- US Synthetic, a Dover Company (NYSE: DOV) and a leading provider of polycrystalline diamond cutters (PDCs) for the energy industry, today announced that the company and its employees donated $20,000 to the Utah Food Bank and provided more than 1,500 hours of service to the United Way Day of Caring. Individual US Synthetic employees raised more than $10,000. US Synthetic then added to those efforts to increase the total donation to $20,000. (Photo:...

2012-08-16 23:03:59

After over a decade in Orem, UT, NetDocuments announced the move of their Worldwide Headquarters to Thanksgiving Park in Lehi, UT, also known as Silicon Slopes. Lehi, Utah (PRWEB) August 16, 2012 NetDocuments, the leader in cloud based document and email management, announced the relocation of their global headquarters to the growing technology community at Thanksgiving Park, just south of Salt Lake City. Since its incorporation in 1998, NetDocuments has serviced their user base of over...

2012-04-03 06:29:43

SALT LAKE CITY and SPRINGVILLE, Utah, April 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Stevens-Henager College, a leading provider of on-campus and online higher education, today responded to the needs of Springville High School by donating 20 HP620 laptops to replace the school's laptops that were destroyed in a fire last month. The high school will use the computers for a new mobile computer lab to serve multiple classrooms. Kenneth Plant, regional director of Stevens-Henager's southern region, will present...

2012-03-27 06:26:54

PROVO, Utah, March 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Utah Valley Convention and Visitors Bureau (UVCVB), the official destination marketing organization for Utah County, introduced today its newest event website, UVTogether.com. The online resource highlights popular annual events, giveaways, festival videos, and opportunities for group gatherings in Utah County. "Located 45 miles south of the Salt Lake City International Airport and along the I-15 corridor, Utah Valley's central location is an...

2012-01-18 14:06:00

PROVO, Utah, Jan. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Utah Valley Convention and Visitors Bureau (UVCVB), the official destination marketing organization for Utah County, announced today that it is offering a sneak peek of the nearly completed Utah Valley Convention Center located in historic downtown Provo, Utah. Hard-hat tours and new interior renderings will give interested groups and organizations an exclusive view of the 83,578-square-foot meeting space before its grand...

2011-04-12 07:00:00

PROVO, Utah, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Utah Valley Convention and Visitors Bureau (UVCVB), the official destination marketing organization for Utah County, today announced its 2011 event lineup of festivals and recreational activities. With many new and returning events, this schedule brings a wide variety of attractions for those living in or visiting Utah Valley. "2011 marks another milestone year for the Utah Valley tourism industry and we are especially pleased to welcome...

2011-01-20 17:34:00

OREM, Utah, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- D. Clark Turner, PhD, President and CEO of Aribex, Inc., was awarded the Utah Governor's Medal for Science and Technology in a ceremony Tuesday night at Discovery Gateway. Utah Governor Gary Herbert made the presentation to Dr. Turner and six others for providing distinguished service that has benefited the State of Utah. "I am privileged and grateful to be recognized among the other accomplished individuals who are receiving this most...

2010-11-23 00:01:31

Donate your used eyeglasses at Excel Eye Center in Lehi, Utah and receive a free eye exam. Your donated glasses will go to rural areas and nations suffering from poverty and lack of medical care. American Fork, UT (PRWEB) November 22, 2010 Excel Eye Center of Lehi, Utah, is asking the local community to donate their old glasses at the Lehi office to make a difference in the quality of life for people in rural areas and 3rd world nations. With your donation, you will be given the gift of a...

2009-09-17 13:57:57

Police in Utah said they arrested a man following a family fight that the victims said was started by the aggressor being asked not to yell at the TV. Orem, Utah, police Lt. Gary Downey said the 28-year-old man threatened his mother when she asked him not to yell at the television set and moved toward her in a way that indicated to her other sons, ages 21 and 15, that he was planning to strike her, the Salt Lake Tribune reported Thursday. Downey said the man assaulted both of his brothers...

2009-09-15 07:45:00

SPRINGVILLE, Utah, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Namifiers, a promotional manufacturer based out of Springville, UT, announced the second tier of their private label athletic brand, Wickify. Wickify was originally launched in January 2009 to offer race directors (for events like marathons, 5K and 10K runs, and triathlons) an affordable moisture-wicking shirt to give out to participants, at similar price points to the more generic cotton-blend shirts that are common to many events. For years,...