Apr 24, 2016

Tooele Martial Arts Academy

Ashley Frederickson met with Keith Azbury, owner of the Tooele Martial Arts Academy. They teach jiu-jitsu, Muay Thai, womens kickboxing, and many others. Learning martial arts can give children the confidence to protect themselves from bullying. You can find out more at: www.TooeleMartialArtsAcademy.com

Mar 23, 2016

Tiny Crafty Toes Handmade Childrens Footwear

Ashley Frederickson met with Lindsey Clark in Tooele and saw the great shoes, sandals, and boots for small children that she hand crochets. In her etsy store, you can select something ready to go or request a custom made item. You can see them at: TinyCraftyToes.etsy.com

Mar 16, 2016

Foot Zoning

Amy Kelly met with Mia Merrill and learned about foot zoning and saw a demonstration. Foot zoning can help bring balance to your mind and body. Mia is a certified foot zoner and lives in Tooele. You can contact Mia by searching for "The Balanced Sole" on facebook.

Park And Walk Initiative

Amy Kelly met with Tylee Searle and learned about a new Live Fit Tooele County initiative called "Park and Walk". Volunteers will paint parking spots at the farthest end of a parking lot to help remind people to walk a little farther. It is an easy way to get some exercise. They will paint some parking spots free for local businesses and organizations.

Mar 2, 2016

Red Tree Yoga Studio

Amy Kelly met with David and Jessica Kinnick and toured the new Red Tree Yoga Studio and learned about the great classes that they offer. They have beginning to advanced classes with varieties such as Hatha, Vinyasa, and Hot Yoga. Yoga benefits the body and the mind, and they also offer free meditation classes. For more info: www.RedTreeYogaStudio.com

Feb 29, 2016

Get Fit With Ty Professional Fitness

Ashley Frederickson met with Ty Bateman and learned about the classes taught at "Get Fit With Ty". They teach group and individual classes that are sure to improve your strength and stamina. Ty has a great reputation for helping people achieve their individual fitness goals. You can find out more at: www.getFITwithTY.com

Feb 25, 2016

Miss Tooele City 2015 and Attendants

Ashley Frederickson met with Miss Tooele City 2015 and her Attendants and learned about their year of service and their educational goals. Brianna Lyman is Miss Tooele City, and Brin Stewart and Collette Jones are the Co-Attendants. You can find out more at: www.TooeleCity.org

Feb 18, 2016

Opera Singer from Tooele

Amy Kelly met with Gary Hoover and learned about his singing background and his experiences singing with the Utah Opera Company. He will be singing in the upcoming performance of Aida.

Feb 12, 2016

Tooele DUP Museum

Ashley Frederickson met with Dorothy Bottema and learned about the Tooele Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum. In this historic building are a huge variety of interesting items from pioneers that arrived before 1869. There are tools, musical instruments, medical instruments, books, photos, and much more. For more information: www.DUPTooeleCo.org

Feb 1, 2016

Keep It Klean Handmade Soap

Amy Kelly met with Kalena Kilfoyle in Tooele and learned how she makes soap for her business called Keep It Klean. Kalena makes several varieties of hand soap that have different cleaning abilities such as body and shampoo, charcoal for complexion, and scents such as lavendar, lilac, and jasmine. Check out: www.etsy.com/shop/KeepItKlean

Jan 29, 2016

Crystal Water Float Spa

Amy Kelly met with Jim and Hui Millman and learned about the Crystal Water Float Spa in Tooele. The pods are filled with water and Epsom salt and you float just like you are in the Dead Sea or Great Salt Lake. You have a private room where you can control the music and light and have a relaxing experience. Learn more at: www.CrystalWaterFloat.com

Jan 1, 2016

Tooele SBDC

Ashley Frederickson met with Ryen Salazar of the Tooele Small Business Development Center and learned about this great resource for small businesses. They provide free consultations to help make your business a success. You can find out more at: www.TooeleBusiness.org

Dec 30, 2015

Z-Motion Ballroom Dance Team

Amy Kelly talked with a few members of the Tooele High School Z-Motion Ballroom Dance Team and learned about their dancing experiences. They showcased their skills at a winter concert along with other Tooele County schools.

Oct 7, 2015

Mind Body Awareness Expo 2015

Amy Kelly visited the Mind Body Awareness Expo and talked with the Expo organizer Alice Christensen. There were a variety of vendors and info booths sharing information to help you live a healthier, more fulfilling life. For more information: www.innerchihealing.org

Oct 4, 2015

Coulter House Event Center

Amy Kelly met with Kevin Coulter and learned about the Coulter House Event Center in Stansbury Park. The stone house was built in 1851 and has been renovated to provide a beautiful meeting facility for wedding receptions, bridal showers, business meetings, family gatherings, and many others. For more info: www.coulterhouse.com

Sep 14, 2015

Dirt Farmer Jay

Ashley Frederickson met with Jay Cooper and learned about his popular youtube channel called "Dirt Farmer Jay". In youtube videos and on his website he explains skills useful for self-reliance such as gardening, woodworking, cooking, etc. For more information: www.DirtFarmerJay.com

Sep 9, 2015

Tooele Valley Music Teachers Assoc

Amy Kelly met with Valerie Evensen and Jenean Christensen and learned about the Tooele Valley Music Teachers Association. They are a local chapter of the Utah Music Teachers Association and provide learning and networking opportunities for teachers, and competition opportunities for students.

Aug 18, 2015

DJ Critical Power Brings Live EDM To Tooele

Amy Kelly met with Christian Reidling and learned about the EDM music he is performing in Tooele. He is a versatile DJ that can bring music and fun for your event. Search for "Critical Power" on facebook to learn more.

Aug 13, 2015

Nicholeen Peck on Self Government

Amy Kelly met with Nicholeen Peck and learned about the parenting helps that she offers. She is an author, public speaker, trainer, home schooler, and most of all a mother. She travels the world and helps parents and children have positive relationships. She is also president of the Worldwide Organization for Women. www.TeachingSelfGovernment.com & www.WOWinfo.org

Aug 10, 2015

Tooele Neighborhood Watch Group

Amy Kelly met with Amy Jensen who founded a neighborhood watch program in Tooele after a series of disturbing events occurred in her neighborhood. The police provided guidance and training to help them get organized. Now the neighbors know each other better and work together to have a safer environment.

Aug 8, 2015

National Night Out 2015 in Tooele

Amy Kelly talked with Officer Tanya Turnbow of the Tooele City Police Department at this year's National Night Out Against Crime. The public is invited to come and meet with local law enforcement and emergency response agencies and other community organizations. It is always a fun time.  www.facebook.com/tooelecitypolice

Aug 6, 2015

OCPBG Offers Great Variety And Low Prices

Amy Kelly met with Jon Proctor of OCPBG Distribution in Tooele and learned how he "fell" into this interesting business and about the variety of products he has for sale. People can request an item and he will go to work trying to find it, first locally, then nationally, then internationally if necessary. Search for "OCPBG" on facebook to join the group, or check their website: www.shopOCPBG.com

Aug 2, 2015

Tooele County Fair 2015 Preview

Amy Kelly met with Ron Baum, Chairman of this year's fair and learned about many of the fun activities available. Everything is free except the demolition derby this year. Free parking, admission, concerts, swimming, a movie, 4H exhibits, and so much more. You can find out more at: www.TooeleFair.com

Jul 11, 2015

Stansbury Park Observatory Complex

Amy Kelly met with Ann House of the Salt Lake Astronomical Society and learned about their group and also about the Stansbury Park Observatory Complex "SPOC". They sponsor star parties where you can look through their telescopes and the telescopes of some of their members. For more info: www.slas.us

Jul 9, 2015

Fresh Produce at Vine Street Market

Amy Kelly met with Malaena Toohey of Live Fit Tooele County at the kick off event for the sale of fresh produce at Vine Street Market in Tooele. This new program will make it quick and convenient to pick up a healthy snack and vegetables for dinner. Vine Street Market is located at: 197 West Vine Street, Tooele. More info at: www.LiveFitTC.org

Jun 28, 2015

Tooele Arts Festival 2015

Ashley Frederickson met with Kaye Beeny, Director of the Tooele Arts Festival, and with Bob and Margie Driscoll and learned about this year's festival. There was a great variety of artists, music and talent performances, many types of food, and art activities for the kids. You can find out more at: www.TooeleArtsFestival.org

Miss Tooele City 2014 Royalty

Ashley Frederickson met with the Miss Tooele City 2014 Royalty and learned about some of their experiences during their year of service. Cera Strain was Miss Tooele City, and her attendants were Britney Bresee and Megan Wanlass. You can find out more at: facebook.com/misstooelecity

Jun 15, 2015

Home Tour with Jamie Hall

Amy Kelly met with Jamie Hall and learned about her beautiful home and yard in Grantsville. There are details in every room that make it a comfortable place for the family to spend time together.
If you are interested in purchasing the custom wood and iron work that her father makes, you can call Jamie at 435-830-5296

Jun 6, 2015

Tooele Garden Tour 2015

Ashley Frederickson met with Jay Cooper and learned about the Tooele County Master Gardeners annual garden tour. This year it will be held on Saturday, June 13. This is a great way to get inspiration and new ideas from fellow gardeners. Also, Jay talks about the the Master Gardeners association and the activities that they do. You can find out more at: www.AnnualGardenTour.info

May 20, 2015

Ballroom Dance Class in Stansbury Park

Amy Kelly met with several students and instructors of the free youth Ballroom Dance Class held Saturday mornings in Stansbury Park. They explain how the class was started and demonstrate several of the dances they are learning. You can find their group on facebook and learn more about it.

Autism Awareness Fundraiser by THS Students

Amy Kelly met with two Tooele High School students and learned about the autism awareness fundraising activity they will be doing at the school. They will also help the other students learn more about autism.

May 3, 2015

With Help Comes Hope Suicide Prevention

Melanie Chacon met with Amy Bate of the Tooele County Health Dept and learned about the new With Help Comes Hope suicide prevention awareness campaign. This will be a community partnership that will include resources from the county, city, school district, private foundations, and the general public. An early morning lantern launch, a 5K race, and a press conference was held.

Apr 21, 2015

Lifes Worth Living Foundation

Ashley Frederickson met with Jon and Tracy Gossett of the Life's Worth Living Foundation in Tooele and learned what they are doing to help prevent suicides. They host a monthly support group meeting, staff a suicide hotline at 435-248-LIVE, and also do educational and awareness activities. Find out more at: www.LifesWorthLivingFoundation.com

Apr 3, 2015

Formal Dresses At GG Beauty

Amy Kelly met with Allie Derrick at GG Beauty in Tooele and learned about their great selection of low cost formal dresses. You can find the perfect dress for prom, homecoming, cocktail parties, quinceanera, and weddings. You also get a free hairdo and makeup session in their salon when you buy a formal dress. Find out more at: www.ggbeauty.net

Feb 28, 2015

Soldier Canyon Sales Antique Store

Amy Kelly met with Margie Hooley of the Soldier Canyon Sales store and learned about the antiques, collectible dolls, and other interesting things they have for sale. They can also help with estate liquidation and selling your possessions. Every week they get new things, so make sure to drop by and check it out. You can find out more at: www.SoldiersCanyon.com

Feb 27, 2015

Sweeney Todd Presented by Tooele High Drama

Amy Kelly met with Scott Henrie, the director of Tooele High's production of Sweeney Todd (School Edition) and learned several interesting things about the show. The subject matter may seem a little macabre, but it is delivered with music, humor, and thoughfulness. Also, several other cast members talk about their experiences of being in the show.

Feb 22, 2015

The Old Grantsville Church Hosts Plays And More

Amy Kelly met with Kelly and Macae Wanberg at a historic old church in Grantsville that they have been restoring. The chapel has been renovated to have a stage area and is now used as a community dinner theatre. It can also be rented out for weddings, parties, family gatherings, etc. You can find out more at: www.OldGrantsvilleChurch.com

White Desert Rods for Custom Car Restoration

Amy Kelly visited White Desert Rods in Grantsville and learned about the amazing custom auto body work and painting that they do. Ray Blank does the fabrication and metal work and Jeff Bird does the finishing and painting. They do everything with the highest quality and they don't cut corners. You can find out more at: www.WhiteDesertRods.com

Feb 10, 2015

In The Studio With Jane Autry

Melanie Chacon met with artist Jane Autry in her studio and learned about her painting process. Jane talks about the many layers in her paintings and some of the techniques she uses. She is not afraid to try new methods when painting so she is continually growing in her abilities. Jane works with her clients so the art is truly personal and unique.

Artist John Clark Brings Automobile History Alive

Melanie Chacon met with John Clark and learned about his artwork inspired by automobile history. He hand carves blocks and does manual block printing, and he has written a series of books called Motor Tales. Also, he has prints and postcards that are sold in the National Parks. You can find out more at: www.ScenicHwys.com

Dec 7, 2014

Mel Sweat Of Modern Woodmen Financial Services

Amy Kelly met with Mel Sweat and learned about some of the financial services that Modern Woodmen of America provides. Mel can meet at your convenience and discuss some options that will work best with your family and financial situation such as life insurance and retirement planning. You can call him at: 435-224-2708 or email at: Melven.J.Sweat@mwarep.org

Nov 30, 2014

Pat Jessie Of Stansbury Art And Literary Society

Melanie Chacon met with Pat Jessie, the founder of the Stansbury Art & Literary Society and learned about the activities of the group. They meet monthly to share their enjoyment of art and learn from each other. They welcome other members of the community to join them. You can find out more at: www.facebook.com/stansburyartandlit

Nov 25, 2014

Tooele County Artist Jane Autry

Melanie Chacon met with Jane Autry and learned about her background in art and about her paintings. Jane is doing a series about the Great Salt Lake and also has a goal to paint all of the LDS temples. In addition, she also paints portraits and other commissioned works. You can find her work by searching for "Jane Autry" on the Internet.

Nov 24, 2014

The Slipper And The Rose By THS Theatre

Amy Kelly met with Terry McGovern, the director of "The Slipper and the Rose" and several cast members. The show is a musical adaption of the Cinderella story and is presented by the Tooele High School Theatre Department.

Nov 19, 2014

Roni's Signs Will Boost Your Business

Amy Kelly met with Roni Kennedy at Roni's Signs in Tooele and learned how Roni became a sign maker and about the many types of signs they make. If you have a business, then you need a sign to help customers find you. Proper signage will give your business a professional appearance. Stop in and talk with Roni about all the ways she can help you.