Apr
04

Indie Ogden Spotlight: Smokey’s BBQ & Grill

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You may have heard about a new BBQ joint coming to town in the Historic Helena Hotel on 25th street. Alleged has been hosting some sampler night where you can test out some of the delicious grub that Smokey’s will offer. Check out the spotlight interview I did with owner, Tyrone Perry, about his famous…
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Apr
02

Indie Ogden Spotlight: Umbrella Corporation-Utah Hive

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Are you worried about running into a zombie horde on the streets of Ogden? Thanks to the Umbrella Corporation- Utah Hive you don’t have to be. If you ever attended Strankenstein’s Zombie Prom at the Union Station then you have seen the Umbrella Corporation in action.  Steve Strank, founder of Strankenstein’s Prom, Is also the…
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Mar
21

Indie Ogden Spotlight: Rolling Mountain Bistro

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Here in Ogden if you want to eat at a food truck your options are slim but brothers Brian, James and David England are hoping to bring some culinary diversity to Ogden’s food card scene. Rolling Mountain Bistro is a gourmet truck that is serving up everything from bison burgers to gourmet mac n cheese…
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Mar
05

Indie Ogden Spotlight: Ogden Made

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With Ogden bringing in more cycling companies every year, It just makes sense that locals would start making rad  cycling gear to go with all these bikes.  One such company is gaining quite the buzz and for good reason, their bags are the best around. Ogden Made creates handcrafted bike bags and accessories made locally, literally,…
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Feb
26

Indie Ogden Spotlight: ‘I dream of an Ogden’ Project

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Ogden is full of amazing people from all walks of life and one local is hoping to showcase as many as he can in his project ‘I dream of an Ogden’. I had a chance to ask Issac Farley a few questions about his project and what his dream of Ogden is.  Read on to…
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Feb
20

Indie Ogden Spotlight: Northern Utah Fashion Expo

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This March an exciting  new event is coming together after months of planning. Brainchild of designers Stephanie (Our Children’s Earth) and Carrie ( CHUKS), the Northern Utah Fashion Expo has been a labor of love. Featuring all local clothing, accessories and even music, this fashion show is sure to be an incredible experience. I asked…
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Feb
06

Indie Ogden Spotlight: Kairos Fitness grand opening!

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When did you become the owner of French Kiss Fitness?  I took over French Kiss Fitness on January 1st, 2014. What  is the meaning behind the new name, Kairos? Kairos is Greek, meaning “the opportune moment in time for action and movement” I think it fits perfectly for what we are all about. Getting people…
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Feb
04

Indie Ogden Spotlight: Local Ogdenite buys Wolf Mountain

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Wolf Mountain Ski Resort has always been for the valley and Ogden a place to be able to take your children and yourselves to ski and board. It’s that down home small family atmosphere that draws so many locals there. You know that you are going to know everyone that is playing and working on…
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Jan
11

Indie Ogden Spotlight- Mason Jar Coffee Roasters

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As a freelance writer, I spend a lot of time hanging out in local coffee shops and I can attest that Ogden has a pretty impressive variety of great places to get a cup of Joe. Whether you’re looking for a simple brew, a specialty latte, or even the perfect cup of herbal tea, even…
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Jan
06

Indie Ogden Spotlight: Eye4Ink

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Eye4Ink is a local printing company that has been getting some buzz here in town with their awesome t-shirts and designs. You may have seen their work at the Indie Ogden Awards, at the new Only in Ogden shop or on their Facebook page. I got to chat with Laura, co-founder of Eye4Ink,  over coffee recently…
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Dec
19

Union Station History Slideshow

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Nov
19

It Pays To Live In Ogden Spotlight: Green The World

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It Pays to Live in Ogden Spotlight: Green the World If you’ve spent any time at all on Historic 25th Street, you will have seen the quaint little shop, smack dab in the middle of this historic shopping district, selling everything green from a grow your own lavender plant, to eco-friendly kids’ toys, to locally…
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