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January 22, 2011

Gourmet indulgence arrives at Daybreak

High-end bakery opens in the SoDa Row retail district January 21, 2011 South Jordan, UT — Kennecott’s Daybreak community announced today the addition of Swirly Girls Gourmet Bakery to its growing list of retail establishments in its SoDa Row retail district at 11248 Kestrel Rise Road. Swirly Girls specializes in a variety of delightful desserts […]

January 15, 2011

Daybreak wins national community of the year and smart growth honors

The Daybreak Community received coveted industry honors yesterday as the National Association of Home Builders awarded  them with the 2010 Community of the Year and a Platinum Award for a Suburban Smart Growth as part of the Best in American Living Awards (BALA). The awards recognize developers, builders and architects from around the country who […]

January 14, 2011

Daybreak earns top community and smart growth honors from National Association of Home Builders

Uniquely planned community recognized for Suburban Smart Growth and as Community of the Year January 14, 2011 South Jordan, UT — The Daybreak Community received coveted industry honors today as the National Association of Home Builders awarded  them with the 2010 Best in American Living Platinum Award for a Suburban Smart Growth Community and Community […]

December 18, 2010

Swirly Girls Gourmet Bakery Opens

Every neighborhood should have its own corner bakery, and its even sweeter when the recipes are homegrown. The Swirly Girls are Debi Jensen and Amberleigh Farrell, two Daybreak residents who share a passion for all things Yummy! They became friends when they moved to Daybreak,  and quickly teamed up doing catering and desserts for friends […]

October 26, 2010

From Eastside to Easy Street

Empty nesters happily trade custom home for Daybreak’s Garden Park. Rich and Toni Kener had some explaining to do. They had decided to sell their home on the 18th tee of Willow Creek Country Club and move to Garden Park, Daybreak’s low-maintenance village just for people age 55 and up. “I was having lunch with […]

October 16, 2010

Club SoDa @ Daybreak

Nightlife is coming to Daybreak for a weekend designed especially for south valley singles. We’re turning one of the buildings at SoDa Row into a club, complete with music, lights, and a spicy mocktail bar, for everyone 18 and older (couples are welcome, too). And the 21+ set can head to a VIP lounge at […]

October 15, 2010

3 new ways to live here

Green homes are red hot. Imagine opening your electricity bill in the middle of summer, a time when most people dread the number at the bottom of the page, to find you owe just $10. This is happening right here in Daybreak. A lot. More people are discovering that going green, saves green. Which is […]

October 11, 2010

The Sun Also Rises- Kennecott Land sets the bar high in creating vibrant communities

Mountain States Construction.com By WIlliam Atkinson Kennecott Land Co. of South Jordan, Utah, a subsidiary of Rio Tinto—a London-based, multi-billion-dollar global mining company—was formed in 2001 by a handful of people who wanted to develop former mining land into thriving living and working communities. “Our goal is to take these lands when mining activity is […]

October 08, 2010

Several Daybreak buildings honored at Governors Quality Growth Awards

Press Release For Immediate Release Contact: Kevin Fayles, Community Relations Manager (801) 303-1462 or Kevin@envisionutah.org Ninth Envision Utah Governor’s Quality Growth Awards Place: Governor’s Mansion (603 East South Temple) Date: Tuesday, October 5, 2010 from 10:00 a.m. to 11 a.m. At the ninth Envision Utah Governor’s Quality Growth Awards program, eight innovative efforts from around […]

October 06, 2010

Brookside Home Gallery-Homes designed for the times

Daybreak’s latest collection of new home designs demonstrate the next generation in thinking about how homes are built. with more efficient living spaces, ingenious storage ideas, more privacy and – maybe best of all – unique outdoor room that invite you to spend more time outside. And Yet they’re attainably priced from the $180’s to […]

September 29, 2010

Squint hard enough and you just might see Mt. Fuji

Chilling on the Wabi Sabi patio with sushi and a tasty Wabi Sake, you may find yourself checking for your passport. Yes, those are the Wasatch Mountains and yes, that is Oquirrh Lake glimmering just beyond the patio, but the feeling inside Wabi Sabi is authentic Japanese—served up with plenty of modern creativity. Trained at […]

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