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Degree for Life: Student finds recipe for success

People take a variety of paths to higher education.Madison Davis’s journey to Utah Valley University was a sweet one. Her love of baking led her to take a culinary arts class when she was attending Hunter High School in West Valley City. Because of its reputation in culinary arts, her teacher ...

Pleasant Grove man invents ‘Pillow Cube’ for fellow side sleepers

Side sleepers, rejoice: The days of waking up with a crick in your neck are over. At least, that’s the intent behind side sleeper Jay Davis’ invention, the Pillow Cube.A side sleeper his whole life, Davis, of Pleasant Grove, said he hated pillows, and would stack them to try and get the ...

Naylor Auto closes chapter on a 103-year story of family

Naylor Auto has been in business in Provo for 103 years. Originally founded as a Dodge dealership by George Naylor, it was taken over by George Naylor’s son Ralph, who sold it in 1960 to Don Baum and Rex Hughes. After Hughes died in 1970, Don Baum became the sole owner, until his son Greg ...

Overstock CEO resigns after ‘Deep State’ comments roil stock

SAN FRANCISCO — The CEO of Overstock.com has resigned, saying he'd become "far too controversial" to helm the e-commerce company known for selling discounted sofas and jewelry.Patrick Byrne's resignation Thursday came after the company issued a bizarre statement last week in which the former ...

‘Burger boy’ and JCW’s co-founder talks American Fork rebuild

The original JCW’s in American Fork was open for 21 years, closing for the first time this summer to be torn down.At first, loyal customers were pretty alarmed. “Burger flipper” and co-founder Chris Williams said he had several customers reach out to ask if there had been a fire.No, he ...

Utah County couple turns pie into profit

A little over three years ago, food blogger Valerie Kukahiko made a chicken pot pie recipe that she loved so much, she felt she needed to do something with it.So, she started selling the pies from her home in Highland, creating an Instagram page to get the word out. Beginning as “Sweet ...