Ring in the Year of the Dog

TX. Chinese New Year

You may have heard of the Chinese zodiac from the little place mats at your favorite Chinese restaurant or from a quiz out there on the internet, but besides just seeing what funny animal year you were born, there is so much more to the Chinese zodiac. Chinese New Year is right around the corner...


Why would anyone eat a Tide Pod?

TX. Tide Pods

Believe it or not, January 2018 wasn’t the first time eating Tide Pods  came to light. In 2015, The Onion published an article about a child who wanted to eat a Tide Pod. In 2017, College Humor posted a video of a man eating a bowl of Tide Pods and being carted off in an...


'Romeo and Juliet': 421 years of lasting love

Juliet & Romeo - Renaissance 16th century

“Two households, both alike in dignity, in fair Verona, where we lay our scene, from ancient grudge break to new mutiny, where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. From forth the fatal loins of these two foes a pair of star-crossed lovers take their life ...” The poetry that is the...


Bottom Line trivia

TX. Heart

Talk about recycling: Your heart pumps the blood through your body around 1,000 times each day — or once every 1 1/2 minutes.  


The TX. 10: Best Valentine's Day gifts

TX. Valentines' Day

1. A classic bouquet of flowers for anyone and everyone. 2. A simple yet classy dinner for someone you love. 3. Cutely wrapped sweets for any friend or special someone. 4. Handmade notes or cards for those you love. 5. A framed picture of a memory with a loved one. 6. Customized jewelry for your...


Where to get a romantic Valentine's Day dinner in Northern Utah

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Area restaurant managers say while they offer special menus for Valentine’s Day, they also typically have more customers that day and urge people to make reservations and plan ahead.


Planning ATV adventures for 2018

Lynn Blamires

We are already over a month into 2018 and I have not written about the ATV jamborees scheduled for 2018. I was reminded of that fact in an email from Vickie Mattson last week. While an article I wrote came out on the Tri-State Jamboree coming up in March, that does not help anyone plan for the rest...


Utah's Community Supported Agriculture connects neighbors with local farmers

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“My son is connected to his food because he knows the farmer,” said Rachelle Rose of Layton.


3 local meat processors you can support in Northern Utah

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Local meat distributors can often better answer customers questions about where their animals come from and how to prepare unique cuts.


Ogden Marathon pours money into city, Weber County

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Outdoor recreation as a driver of the economy and tourism has been a keystone of Mayor Mike Caldwell’s vision for Ogden

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