Quantcast
Marjorie Cortez

Connect with Marjorie Cortez

Email marjorie@deseretnews.com Subscribe

Among the "five or six" possible locations for a planned headquarters hotel for the Salt Palace Convention Center are spots on the convention center grounds itself, Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams told the D...
A young family has been reunified in Utah from Kenya but not after spending thousands of dollars, sacrificing a job, a car and many sleepless nights of worry about the baby boy they had to leave behind to make ...
Between costly entitlement programs and mortgaging their cost to future generations, the nation is approaching the 'sudden' trajectory of bankruptcy, Washington Post columnist George F. Will told a Utah audienc...
Rising demand and stagnant federal funding are just two reasons Utah is facing an affordable housing crisis, advocates and officials told state lawmakers Wednesday. Utah needs 44,000 units of affordable housing...
Government, tourism and ski industry representatives unveiled Tuesday a new marketing campaign dubbing Salt Lake City — home to four world-class ski resorts — as "Ski City USA."
Expanding HUD's definition of homeless would make more funding available to homeless children living outside sheltering systems. Local advocates are lending their support to the Homeless Children and Youth Act ...
Weber County search and rescue teams 'rescued' four automobiles found submerged in Pineview Reservoir Saturday. The cars were found during a test of sonar equipment near Pineview Dam. A fifth car was also found...
A well-read crowd jammed the Natural History Museum of Utah Saturday for Library Day, which rewarded Salt Lake County library users who met summer reading goals with free admission to the museum. An estimated 3...
Art deemed surplus by the Utah Division of Arts and Museums was offered Friday to residents of Palmer Court, an apartment complex for former chronically homeless families and individuals operated by the Road Ho...
As Shannon Egan's alcoholism worsened, no one in her family dared to talk about it. She feared judgment from family members while her parents were afraid of triggering her addiction. "That's the problem. No one...