Jun
11

Free summer events 2014!

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Tunes at noon http://ocae.org/tunes-at-noon/ 12-1pm every Wednesday Municipal Gardens 343 25th street June 11th- Korene Greenwood June 18th- Gary Stoddard, one man band June 25th- Roby Kap July 2nd- Dan Weldon July 9th- Che Zuro July 16th- Scotty Haze July 23rd- Sammy Brue July 30th- Amy LaMarr August 6th- Exit 349 August 13th- STAMPEDE! Talent…
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Jul
24

10 local sports for thrill seekers

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Hiking, biking and swimming are certainly a ton of fun but sometimes you just have to take it to the extreme. Check out the 10 sports for thrill seekers and take the ride of a lifetime.     1.Skydiving Skydive Ogden Get a whole new view of Ogden from sky while flying with Skydive Ogden!…
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Jul
24

Indie Ogden Spotlight: Wasatch Music Together

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First tell our readers a bit about YOU When I was growing up I was the oldest kid on the block. I’d get all the neighbor kids together and organize stuff for them to do. One day we’d put on a play, a lot of times we’d just play make-believe, but I was always the…
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Jul
16

10 amazing local Ogden appetizers

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Tired of the same old chips & salsa or bread stick appetizers? Check out these 10 mouth watering apps you may have overlooked on the menu.  From  elevated  classics to the adventurous gourmet treats, Ogden has everything a foodie could dream of. 1                     Tona Sushi…
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Jul
14

Indie Ogden Spotlight: BDO Outlet

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Tucked away in the BDO is 10,000 square feet of amazing deals!  The BDO outlet houses overstock and factory seconds from some of the great companies that call BDO home.  I had a little chat with some of the nice folks at the store and got the lowdown on what you can find in this…
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Jul
12

Outrageously Fun Road Trip Destinations in Utah

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 Author: Alyssa Craig With all the amazing destinations our great state has to offer, it is not surprising that summertime is almost synonymous with road trips for many Utah families. If you have a road trip on this summer’s to-do list, consider some of these must see attractions close to home! Bear Lake Located in…
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Jul
10

Event Spotlight: Ogden Outdoor Festival

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What is the Outdoor Festival? The Ogden Outdoor Festival is a gathering of everything that really makes Ogden as wonderful and unique as it is. We are highlighting the resorts, the shops, the restaurants, the new places to live in Ogden that put the outdoors in literally in your backyard and all the fun things…
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Jul
10

PopArt Popcorn spotlight & giveaway!

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Popcorn is my favorite snack of all time, you really can’t go wrong.  In our house we consume a lot of it mainly with nutritional yeast and butter but I am always up for a little edible adventure. Popart Snacks is a local SLC company  that  is creating some unique popcorn flavors and putting them…
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Jul
06

10 Local drive-ins & diners you must visit this summer ( and beyond!)

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The great thing about living in a  small town is having locally owned places to dine on every corner.  These local places are the best of the best and their vintage charm will make you want to become a regular. Add these to your bucket list and  get ready to try out some of the…
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Jul
06

Indie Ogden review: World’s End Coffee House

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Recently, we stopped in at Worlds End Coffee House at 1986 N. Hillfield Rd. -Ste. 4B in Layton (801-775-8925), they also have a Facebook page. The owner happened to be conducting and helping others in some training for employees on how to make sandwiches, coffees, teas and smoothies. It was nice to see so many…
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Jul
05

Goal Foundation, Skirt in the dirt!

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There’s an awesome race coming up and it’s just for us ladies!  Skirt in the dirt is a 5k at Ft. Buenaventura and all ages are welcome to join in the fun. Check out this little spotlight I did with some of the organizers and get your registration in today, don’t forget your tutu! What…
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Jul
04

Indie Ogden review: Fantasy con!

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Conventions are special in the way that they bring together people from all over who share a common interest. These events have the capability to unite those of such a vast range of demographic that just being in the room is a pleasure. Witnessing the collective geekdom of those who have traveled far, or in…
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Jul
02

Indie Ogden Review: July’s Merco Local Box

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Another month, another amazing Merco Local box.  June’s box arrived right before we were leaving for an adventure at Snowbasin and it turned out to be the perfect addition to our trip.This month’s box is packed full of summer essentials including sunscreen, protein shakes,  relaxing bath mix, yummy lip gloss, tickets to a rad event…
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