Recent Articles by Marjorie Cortez
Published: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 8:14 pm MDT
The Episcopal Church's 78th annual General Convention in Salt Lake City this summer could determine Episcopal Church in Cuba's return to the Episcopal Church, says the Right Rev. Scott Hayashi of the Episcopal ...
Published: Friday, April 17, 2015 6:10 pm MDT
From nurturing flowers and plants to working in warehouses, the Salt Lake City Police Department's new Job A Day initiative is helping homeless people find work and a sense of purpose.
Published: Thursday, April 16, 2015 6:26 pm MDT
A new poll gives Ralph Becker the lead in the Salt Lake City mayor's race, but the survey was conducted before Jim Dabakis left the race and threw his support to Jackie Biskupski. Luke Garrott says it's too ear...
Published: Tuesday, April 14, 2015 7:35 pm MDT
Salt Lake County officials are laboring over a lengthy "to-do list" in advance of the Nov. 3 election that will be a major milestone in deciding the future course of governance in unincorporated Salt Lake Count...
Published: Tuesday, April 14, 2015 6:52 pm MDT
Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, says his proposed "I-Squared Act" would address American employers' immediate need for increased access to high-skilled workers.
Published: Monday, April 13, 2015 6:08 pm MDT
The case of a 73-year-old South Salt Lake man believed to have suffered abuse and exploitation at the hands of strangers he believed would care for him is a reminder to call for help if something appears amiss.
Published: Wednesday, April 8, 2015 5:55 pm MDT
NBA all-star point-guard-turned-Sacramento-mayor Kevin Johnson is taking a look at innovations in Salt Lake City.
Published: Tuesday, April 7, 2015 7:10 pm MDT
The cap for a total of 85,000 visas for highly skilled visa applications was met in less than five business days, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced Tuesday. USCIS will conduct a lottery to sel...
Published: Tuesday, April 7, 2015 2:58 pm MDT
A new, multi-year grant of nearly $250,000 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture awarded to Utahns Against Hunger will allow food stamp users to double their benefits up to $10 for produce purchases at 21 far...
Published: Saturday, April 4, 2015 3:20 pm MDT
Scott Fisher, host of a nationally syndicated radio talk show on genealogy, helped Davis County authorities locate relatives of a woman whose remains were found Feb. 5 in Fruit Heights.