Recent Articles by Marjorie Cortez
Published: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 6:10 pm MDT
Emphasizing that needs of homeless families and individuals respect no season, The Road Home will conduct a 24-hour online giving campaign to raise funds and awareness about homeless families and individuals in...
Published: Friday, June 7, 2013 7:11 pm MDT
The Salt Lake County Planning Commission will consider Wednesday a proposal to rezone the controversial Tavaci development to a designation that allows higher-density housing and commercial development. The Cou...
Published: Wednesday, June 5, 2013 5:49 pm MDT
The Road Home shelters homeless people from every county in Utah and every state in the nation. Acknowledging this is a shared responsibility, Salt Lake County mayors recently agreed to contribute 35 cents per ...
Published: Tuesday, June 4, 2013 6:46 pm MDT
The Salt Lake County Council voted 8-1 Tuesday to pass an ordinance creating a mutual commitment registry for "adult relationships of financial dependence or interdependence."
Published: Saturday, June 1, 2013 10:03 pm MDT
A 25-year-old Roy man died instantly after being struck by a southbound freight train early Saturday morning. The man may not have heard the approaching train because he was using ear buds to listen to music.
Published: Saturday, June 1, 2013 9:59 pm MDT
About 300 men and women who volunteer in Utah's prison were honored Saturday at a celebration at the LDS Conference Center. Some 1,500 volunteers serve an inmate population of about 6,900.
Published: Saturday, June 1, 2013 7:00 pm MDT
Three people facing charges in connection with the May 15 beating of a Vernal man that left him in coma have been arrested by officers in Salt Lake and Uintah counties
Published: Saturday, June 1, 2013 4:55 pm MDT
Two staff members of Integrity House, a residential treatment facility for girls ages 12-17, have been arrested after allegations of sexual assault at the facility were lodged May 21.
Published: Saturday, June 1, 2013 4:48 pm MDT
The residence of former Payson Mayor Gordon Taylor was gutted by a fire that broke out about 8:30 p.m. Friday.
Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2013 1:44 pm MDT
A Murray woman was in critical condition at a Las Vegas hospital Saturday night after a rollover accident on I-15 near Leeds, Washington County.