Orem Info

Orem, Utah is located in Utah County. Zip codes in Orem, UT include 84057, 84097, and 84058. The median home price in Orem is $219,900 which is roughly $139/per square foot. More Orem information.

Local Charities in Orem, UT

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Orem News

Local news for Orem, UT continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

1 hr ago | KSL-TV

Report: For 1st time, more adults are single than married in US

For the first time since the government began tracking the trend, single adults outnumbered their married counterparts, Bloomburg recently reported . With 50.2 percent of adults identifying as unmarried in August, the single group barely came out on top, but the upward trend is especially noteworthy when compared to historical data, researchers said.

Comment?

7 hrs ago | Deseret News

View hawks and eagles on Raptor Watch Day

The public is welcome to view hawks, eagles and other birds of prey by attending Utah's annual Raptor Watch Day. The free event will happen at the Orem overlook on Sept.

Comment?

Mon Sep 15, 2014

Deseret News

Utah, Western states say feds are all wet on groundwater rule

Utah leaders are among those in Western states who say a Forest Service proposal needs to be doused before it gains any momentum because it usurps states' dominion over water rights and is akin to a water grab by the federal agency. Members of the Utah Water Development Commission unanimously penned a letter earlier this summer emphasizing their concern over the proposed Forest Service directive on groundwater management and are meeting again Tuesday to discuss the issue.

Comment?

Dawn Klingensmith
Dawn Klingensmith grew up as a self-taught traditional fine artist learning as much as she could from various sources along the way.
Dawn Klingensmith
10313 Lockwood Ave, Oak Lawn, IL | (708) 205-7809
Expires: 09/09/15

Deseret News

'The Addams Family' has clever Utah Valley premiere at the SCERA Center for the Arts

The Addams Family includes Grandma , Fester , Morticia , Gomez , Lurch , Pugsley and Wednesday in the SCERA's production of "The Addams Family." The Utah County premiere of "The Addams Family" is a gem inspired by the popular TV show about a strange and funny family with spooky ideas.

Comment?

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Utah man killed by police mourned at vigil, family questions cops' story

Saratoga Springs a Sorrow and anger filled the walkway and parking lot at a candlelight vigil Sunday evening near the spot where 22-year-old Darrien Hunt was killed by police four days earlier. About 100 people gathered to pay homage to the young man of bi-racial parentage who police say lunged at them with a sword.

Comment?

KSL-TV

Police attempt to sort through reports of kidnapping, assault

Provo police, Orem police and the Utah County Sheriff's Department all received reports regarding a dispute and reports of a woman or teenage girl who was kidnapped around 7 a.m., according to Sgt. Spencer Cannon with the Utah County Sheriff's Department.

Comment?

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Boston Herald

Gee, I wonder why he was evicted

A man, who had been evicted from a house in Peoria, Ariz., hid in a closet and robbed his former landlord at knifepoint when he came there to check on a cleaning crew. Then he ran outside and stole a pickup truck.

Comment?

Wed Sep 10, 2014

KSL-TV

'Guardians' play key roll in Honor Flight

Many World War II veterans who go on a Utah Honor Flight say the most powerful and emotional time is the moment they enter the national memorial dedicated to their service. Often pushed in wheelchairs by their guardians, these men and women of "The Greatest Generation" roll into the national World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C., and are instantly flooded with appreciation by other visitors.

Comment?

Tue Sep 09, 2014

ABC News

Author Says Christian Novel Plagiarized, Sex Added

Author Rachel Ann Nunes poses with two versions of her Christian romance novel at her home Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, in Orem, Utah.

Comment?

Deseret News

Trial ordered for Orem man charged with raping young girl on way to school

Jayson Q. Johnson, 26, of Orem, was ordered Monday to stand trial on charges of raping and kidnapping an 11-year-old girl who was attacked as she walked to her Orem elementary school in February. Johnson lives just two blocks from where the crime occurred.

Comment?

Salt Lake Tribune

Utah County woos feds for bus rapid transit grant

The Utah County Commission voted Tuesday to show the federal government it is willing to match dollar-for-dollar a potential $75 million grant for a bus-rapid transit project in Provo and Orem. It unanimously approved a memorandum saying it would match such a grant by borrowing $65 million through bonds, plus providing real estate, which would be added to other local planning and engineering work equalling $75 million overall.

Comment?

Mon Sep 08, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Orem man ordered to stand trial in child rape case

Jayson Quade Johnson, 26, was charged in July in 4th District Court with child kidnapping, sodomy upon a child and aggravated sexual abuse of a child, all first-degree felonies. Last week, an additional charge - third-degree felony tampering with a witness - was added.

Comment?

Sun Sep 07, 2014

KSL-TV

Thirsty? Tour highlights Central Utah Water projects

Few know of a steep, dark and dripping tunnel that descends several hundred feet under the Soldier Creek Dam at Strawberry Reservoir, carrying water away from the earth it would erode. Sen. Margaret Dayton, R-Orem, gingerly picked her way along the wet surface, dodging the water that at times cascaded from its ceiling.

Comment?

Salt Lake Tribune

Christian author claims her novel plagiarized with added sex scenes

The author of a Christian novel is accusing another Utah writer of plagiarism for allegedly copying the plot and details from her work, but then adding graphic sex scenes to create a new book under a different title. Prolific novelist Rachel Ann Nunes of Orem has filed a lawsuit in federal court alleging that Tiffanie Rushton of Layton violated the copyright of Nunes' 1998 book "A Bid for Love," which was originally titled "Love to the Highest Bidder."

Comment?

Fri Sep 05, 2014

KSL-TV

6 local companies to check out at SLC Comic Con

If you are one of the thousands flocking to the Salt Lake Comic Con this weekend, you will discover that there is a massive amount of things to see and do. With hundreds of booths, vendors and costumes available, here are six local companies or products you should take the time to check out.

Comment?

Thu Sep 04, 2014

Deseret News

Thirsty? Tour highlights Central Utah Water projects

Few know of a steep, dark and dripping tunnel that descends several hundred feet under the Soldier Creek Dam at Strawberry Reservoir, carrying water away from the earth it would erode. Sen. Margaret Dayton, R-Orem, gingerly picked her way along the wet surface, dodging the water that at times cascaded from its ceiling.

Comment?

Deseret News

Orem killer says prison has taught him about coping, consequences

A man sentenced to prison nearly 20 years ago for setting his roommate on fire, killing him, had his first parole hearing in more than 15 years this week. Scott Austin Causey, 41, was found guilty but mentally ill in 1995 of murder and aggravated arson and was sentenced to two consecutive terms of five years to life.

Comment?

KNST-AM Tucson

Woman Who Swallowed Stolen Ring Must Find It Herself

One thing that cops in Orem, Utah, don't consider part of their job description is sifting through a suspect's bowel movements for evidence. Christina Schlegel, 25, was arrested on felony theft charges after partner-in-crime Bryan Ford allegedly stole a wedding ring from Zales jewelry store, after which she apparently swallowed it - and now local police say that Schlegel is going to have to extract it for them herself.

Comment?

WPTV Local News

Can a simple phone call really speed up your PC?

Have you heard any of those ads for companies promising to make your computer run faster....almost like the day you first bought it? One woman heard the ads and hoped they would be the solution to her slow computer.But it didn't quite work out that way. Tired of PC Problems Joan Vaal had it up to here with computer problems such as slow loading web pages and annoying pop up ads, including one trying to change her home page.

Comment?

Wed Sep 03, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Tribune to host Town Hall about Swallow, Shurtleff scandal

How did a meeting at an Orem doughnut shop balloon into the biggest political scandal in Utah history? How did an attorney general who captured nearly two-thirds of the vote see his administration begin to implode a mere four days after taking office? How did his predecessor, elected three times as the state's top law-enforcement officer, wind up ... (more)

Comment?

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••

Orem Jobs

•••