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FantasyCon Set To Open on July 3

So, when was the last time you walked into a room guarded by 30-foot sentinels, and were greeted by a dragon with a 40-foot wingspan standing near a 25-foot high castle? Were world-class aerial...

Jordan River Parkway Trail Expansion Links Sandy And West Jordan

An underground tunnel, linking together the Sandy and West Jordan sides of the Jordan River Parkway trail, was officially opened May 31 at 9300 S. Riverside Dr. in Sandy. Close to 200 people...

Hale Centre Theatre To Build In Sandy, Will Be An 'Anchor For The City'

The battle among several cities to be the community with a world-class theatre is now over. Hale Centre Theatre announced June 17 that plans to expand to Sandy City will officially move forward after ...

Arts Center At Mount Jordan Middle Is Music To The Ears

The renovated Mount Jordan Middle School will have a brand-new performing arts center when it re-opens next year, thanks to a partnership between Sandy City and Canyons School District. The school...

Sandy City Proud Of Best Of State Award Winners

Two Sandy officials, Nicole Martin and Gil Avellar, recently medaled – but not in any sports you've ever heard of. Instead, at the 2014 Best Of State reception, June 4, they were named the best...

Miss Sandy Crowned

There will be a fresh face representing Miss Sandy at the annual July 4 parade this year. Lizzy Palmatier was recently crowned at the Miss Sandy Scholarship Pageant. "Lizzy is a stand-out," said...

Cousins Proud To Be Beetdiggers

This past school year, seven Jones cousins attended Jordan High School. In August, there will be nine. The tradition doesn't stop there. Their parents, aunts, uncles and older cousin Jonas Jones...

New Elementary Teacher Contract Means CSD Bell Schedule Change

A newly ratified 2014-15 teacher contract will bring a new elementary school schedule to Canyons District schools. Beginning Aug. 20, the new elementary bell schedule will have equal instructional time five days per week, instead of having...

Sprucewood Principal Retires; Three New Principals at Sandy Elementary Schools

Sprucewood Elementary's retiring principal Garth Anderson (pictured) is ready to be a student again. Anderson plans to study digital photography, spend time with family, perform church service work, ...

Great Season Memories For Alta Tennis Players

It may not have ended with a state title, but several Alta tennis players can be satisfied looking back on their season after they made it out of region and into the state 5A Tennis Tournament. All...

Sisters Lead Jordan Distance Runners

Distance running has become a family tradition at Jordan, and now the torch is being passed to another member of the Dutson family. Hannah Dutson, freshman, the younger of two sisters on the Beetdigger track team, recently proved she can also run...

Alta Track Season Highlights

Senior Braydon Lavery finished third overall in the 800-meter finals with a time of 1:55.05. He was 11th in the 1600- meters. Senior Kramer Morton finished eighth in the 1600- meters at 4:20.51. He also placed eighth in the 800-meters at 1:57.33...

Business Spotlight: Dixon-Felis Real Estate Team

Dixon-Felis Real Estate Team When you're in the market to buy or sell a home, you want that personal touch. It doesn't matter if it's your first purchase or your 10th - you need a professional to...

Women in Business

Women in Business offers a program that awards scholarships to female high school seniors at each high school within the Canyons School District. Scholarships are awarded upon completion of the Jr....

Ribbon Cuttings

Anytime Fitness Anytime Fitness celebrated their new facility with a ribbon cutting ceremony hosted by the Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce. "Over 2 million members choose Anytime Fitness. Why? Because ...

The Craig Bolerjack Golf Tournament

The Craig Bolerjack Golf Tournament was held in conjunction with the Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce at River Oaks Golf Course. Funds raised from the tournament go toward the Craig Bolerjack Cancer...

Sandy Senior Center Events Schedule

Sandy Senior Center9310 South 1300 East801-561-3265 July 1, 9:15 a.m. -- Hiking Group. Join PT David Butler to hike low-impact trails in Sandy. Meet at the center and ride the bus. Bring water and...

On the Fence

A house with a white fence symbolizes the American dream. The white fence at our house creates a place where Ringo the Dog can romp, dig up gophers and roll in the mud. Unfortunately, that same white ...