Latest Provo-Orem metropolitan area Stories

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...

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,...

Word of the Day
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.