Opinion

The “Letters to the Editor” section is an open platform for all points of view, on any topic which concerns our readers. The views expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the Lehi Free Press.

OPINION, by: Matt Hemmert, Lehi City Planning Commission Chairman As our municipal election cycle calms down and our state and federal election cycles spin up, I’ve noticed trends in...

OPINION, by: Paul Hancock. Hancock serves on the Lehi City Council As a follow up to the Ivory Homes/Jonsson Mink deal that was recently approved, I wanted to...

Lehi City will focus on three primary objectives in 2020 which have generated much discussion. They are all related in some specific way to the issue that has concerned many in our...

I tasted my first pine nut when I was eight years old. I didn’t care much for the shell, but the meat was a delicious treat. I soon learned how to bite...

With the discontinuance of compost making at Timpanogos Special Service District, citizens will be left with few options for obtaining the product for their yards. Organic compost is available...

What do you get when you combine a garden in the desert, a breathtaking sculpture, and an exhibit that honors more than 100 women who have shaped Utah’s history? The Utah Women’s Walk at Thanksgiving...

It is a rarity to know three soon-to-be centenarians all living within a few yards away from each other. Several weeks ago, I determined to interview these three men and get their perspectives from...

Whenever a new school is built, I stand back and watch the most important thing for everyone involved to decide. What will the new mascot be?! Political neutrality must be adhered to at all...

During the Great Depression (1929-1933) holiday meals were different than today’s fare at most tables. It was a rare luxury to have enough bread and butter, vegetables, a meat dish, and a dessert to...

In 1968 my brothers Jim and John, along with friends, Kyle Zimmerman, Rob Yates and Guy Sorenson spent countless hours building a two-hole golf course in Wines Park. Both holes on the make-shift course...
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