Since 1988, about 3,200 people between the ages of 12 and 25 have participated in the program.
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It’s often painful to watch a bad movie, but it’s much more painful to watch a bad movie that you expected to be good. Read more »
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Adam Terry started Provo's first food truck in 2012, and this fall he'll take Waffle Love across the country, competing on Food Network's "The Great Food Truck Race." Read more »
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It’s not in my personality to be silent and still. But I want to have those moments because I have found that these moments are where the magic of motherhood lies. Read more »
In their yearly "Best Places to Live" rankings, Money Magazine ranked Draper as the 18th best small city. Read more »
The biennial gathering of Disney fans offered a glimpse at what the future holds for Disney, Pixar, Marvel and Lucasfilm. Read more »
Instead of tossing the bouquet, the bride turns to hand it to her cousin Megan. As she does this, Megan's boyfriend, Brett, gets on one knee. Read more »
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What happens when your grandma becomes someone you don't recognize? How I learned to cope with my grandma's devastating dementia diagnosis. Read more »
Husbands may not understand why laundry and dishes are never done, but here's the key: My job is to be a mother, not June Cleaver. Read more »
He dropped out of school at 16. Now 17, he wants to fix it, but can't quite figure out how. It's an example of poor judgment — the hallmark of a still-developing brain — that might... Read more »
John and Sara Jennings created a time-lapse video to document Sara's pregnancy and their preparations for the baby's arrival. Read more »
According to new research, people are likely underestimating their creative potential. Read more »
Parents and kids sometimes struggle to find the sweet spot between adequate activities and engagement and simply drowning in extracurricular obligations. Balance is possible, though, experts say. Read more »
Hale Center Theater Orem's newest play, the Tony Award-winning "The Diary of Anne Frank," runs Aug. 21-Sept. 26. Read more »
We just found out who Elsa and Anna's brother is, according to the director of "Frozen." What does this say about fan theories? Read more »
A group of people in this video sought to break records and create a formation in the sky on July 31. Read more »
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Age is no obstacle for a fan of Broadway, which 3-year-old Koen Frehner demonstrated in a passionate rendition of "Do You Hear the People Sing?" from "Les Miserables." Read more »
Family therapist Lee N. Johnson has advice for married couples who aren't connecting, but it's probably not what one expects. Read more »
A toddler made a new friend at the zoo last week: a gorilla. In a YouTube video posted Saturday, 2-year-old Isaiah Chute plays peekaboo with a gorilla. Read more »
Since 1988, about 3,200 people between the ages of 12 and 25 have participated in a nonprofit intervention program run by the Anasazi Foundation. Read more »
Baylee Hoaldridge's parents say they're blown away by the outpouring of love and support from family, friends and complete strangers. Their daughter was burned from the chest down in an ATV... Read more »
It takes a new father's brain a little longer to change circuitry, compared with a mom's brain, but the impact a child has on that brain is profound. Read more »
Experts predicted that baby boomers would shed ownership of real estate in favor of apartments that others could maintain for them, but it's not happening that way. And they're not following the... Read more »
Blogger and YouTuber Hailey Devine and a group of her followers went on a humanitarian service trip to Fiji in August. She documented the experience through video blogs where she and the other... Read more »
Hydrogen, by itself, has unique properties. Oxygen has its own set of qualities. But when they are combined, in a committed, fused sort of way, they become marvelous, clear, flowing, life-giving... Read more »
Shannon Foster created an online business that allows her and her husband to be home with their daughter while helping LDS Church members study the scriptures more effectively. Read more »
“The Hobbit” isn’t “Braveheart,” and whatever the new R-rated Extended Edition of “The Battle of Five Armies” is, it isn’t “The Hobbit.” Read more »
"Disney Infinity" characters stand just a few inches tall. But for Utahn Jeff Bunker, each toy figure is a huge undertaking. Read more »
"Emma's future is unknown, an empty canvas. I want to paint it with love and hope and not bitterness and fear. I love this girl so much, and wherever I go I will proudly say ‘She's With... Read more »
Martin Sahlin's brief presentation of his new game, "Unravel," and its subsequent reception on the Internet offer hope for the soul of video gaming in the 21st century. Read more »
The number of breast enhancements in the Beehive State has one author wondering whether a shortage of Mormon men is to blame. Read more »
There is more to fry sauce than just mayo and ketchup. Read more »
Loved ones of those who died because of drug tragedies gathered Monday night at the Capitol to remember them and challenge the community and elected officials to do more to save lives. Read more »
Pets can decrease cholesterol levels, blood pressure and feelings of loneliness, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But you don’t have to own the dog for him to be... Read more »
Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected, though still below what many... Read more »
New research says that even though your happiness dips after having a child, it'll rebound quicker when you have a second child. Read more »
Crushed by a boulder, a Utah dad is lucky to be alive after a wild week in the wilderness with his son. Read more »
“Utah was a beautiful place to film,” said "Jackie & Ryan" director, Ami Canaan Mann. She also said, "The talent in Utah is extraordinary, really extraordinary. It was an embarrassment... Read more »
In a video posted Saturday by his mother, 5-year-old Ethan reacts to the news that he will soon be a big brother and asks his mother if it's really true nearly a dozen times. Read more »
An uncle's love for his nephew, who has autism, inspires a business idea. Read more »
Ashley Madison, a social network designed for people looking to have affairs, dominated the news this week. And Christians were no strangers to it. Read more »
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