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2008-10-05 12:00:13

The gala for the Legal Aid Society of Salt Lake this year is titled The 2008 Celebration of Justice Over Domestic Violence and will be held Friday, Oct. 10, at Little America, 505 S. Main. The event starts at 6 p.m.

2008-10-05 12:00:13

By Sara Israelsen-Hartley Deseret News The steady drizzle Saturday that drenched LDS conference-goers and soaked sports fans is just a hint of what's to come. "This is typically a transition time of the year," said Linda Cheng, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Salt Lake City.

2008-10-04 12:00:12

John Scieszka, nationally acclaimed author of "The Stinky Cheese Man" and other popular children's books, will be speaking to Salt Lake elementary students on Monday, Oct. 6, 1:30 p.m. at St. Ambrose Church, 1975 S. 2300 East. The King's English bookstore and J.E.

2008-10-04 12:00:12

By Associated Press One Idaho and two Wyoming counties have been added to the National Children's Study as part of the Salt Lake County Vanguard Center.

2008-10-01 09:00:22

The University of Utah's Universe Project received high marks from the Salt Lake City Council, as did university officials for their willingness to involve the city and the public in the planning process.

2008-09-30 09:00:33

Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies reported 247,801 children in Utah age 4 and under in 2008. Plus Utah women have the highest fertility rate in the nation, according to census reports. (c) 2008 Deseret News (Salt Lake City). Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-09-30 09:00:33

A man who had a federal warrant out for his arrest was picked up by Salt Lake police Sunday afternoon. Investigators received information on the whereabouts of Steven Holloway, 36, who in addition to the warrant, was also wanted by Salt Lake police for aggravated assault.

2008-09-29 09:00:28

The Salt Lake City Library, 210 E. 400 South, will offer another "Science Movie Night" on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 6:30 p.m., with "Winged Migration" (2001).

2008-09-29 03:00:20

By Olson, Debbi Standard Builders Supply. which has been a supplier of construction materials in the Salt Lake area for 60 years, has been acquired by Sunroc, a St. George-based building supplies company that opened a Salt lake operation in January.

2008-09-28 12:00:22

By James Thalman Deseret News SOUTH SALT LAKE -- It looks every bit like a brand-new kids playground, but it's the revived heart of the neighborhood to the children, their parents and the mayor who attended Saturday's ribbon- cutting ceremony at Fitts Park.

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