Latest Salt Lake City metropolitan area Stories

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.

2008-09-28 12:00:21

By Arthur Raymond Deseret News The Salt Lake County Council on Tuesday voted down an appeal by the Salt Lake Tribune after the paper was denied access to records from a June shooting investigation. The June 9 incident occurred outside Mama's Plantation restaurant in South Salt Lake.

2008-09-26 09:00:21

By Brice Wallace Deseret News The Salt Lake Convention & Visitors Bureau has set some lofty goals for 2009, and one involves impressing an influential crowd coming to town next summer.

2008-09-25 09:00:30

This financial situation needs to be dealt with in a nonreactionary way. We need real answers and solutions. What we do now sends a message to the rest of the world. Stephen Wesson Salt Lake City (c) 2008 Deseret News (Salt Lake City). Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-09-25 09:00:30

By Lois M. Collins Deseret News Salt Lake County's top health official is asking for a temporary suspension of a ban on skateboard ramps in backyards until the issue can be studied further.

2008-09-24 09:00:26

By Jared Page Deseret News School hadn't quite ended when Lane Rolling pulled up to Hawthorne Elementary to pick up his son. Most days, Rolling would leave his car running -- and air conditioning blowing -- while he waited.

2008-09-22 09:00:30

Salt Lake County voters who have an urge to be a bigger part of the election process -- and an interest in a little extra cash -- can satisfy both needs as a volunteer for the County Clerk's Office. County Clerk Sherrie Swenson released a call for poll workers Thursday for the Nov. 4 election.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).