Recent Articles by Alexis Jones
Published: Friday, April 26, 2013 4:58 pm MDT
Old newspapers can offer surprising commentaries on Latter-day Saint history.
Published: Friday, April 26, 2013 3:59 pm MDT
Hit a dead end in your family history search? Newspapers may provide the resuscitation you're looking for. Not only are they a prolific source of obituaries, but they can also provide insight into the everyday ...
Published: Friday, April 19, 2013 2:19 pm MDT
While the Boston Marathon will inevitably be remembered for the horrors experienced by witnesses and runners alike, it will also be noted for the overwhelming acts of kindness and the powerful resolve of Boston...
Published: Wednesday, April 3, 2013 10:54 am MDT
A behind-the-scenes look at Temple Square Hospitality's preparation for general conference, where pounds of potatoes are peeled, thousands of rolls baked, and hours and days of effort and manpower make a smooth...
Published: Monday, April 1, 2013 9:23 am MDT
It's natural to use special recording devices to preserve your family history, but with today's technology extra devices become unnecessary. According to Susan A. Kitchens, a presenter at the RootsTech conferen...
Published: Wednesday, March 20, 2013 1:14 pm MDT
Noteworthy, a nine-member all-female a cappella group from BYU, is making a splash in the music scene. It recently released a music video which has gained more than 95,000 views in three weeks.
Published: Thursday, March 7, 2013 3:01 pm MST
The Tumbleweeds Film Festival, oriented toward children and youths, will give families a unique taste of cinema from around the world. The festival will take place March 15-17 at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts...
Published: Friday, March 1, 2013 11:50 am MST
The Deer Valley Music Festival is celebrating its 10th anniversary from June 29 to Aug. 10 and will feature a lineup of high-profile artists.
Published: Tuesday, February 19, 2013 3:45 pm MST
In an effort to assist families with children who have type 1 diabetes, Disney, Lilly Diabetes and the American Diabetes Association all offer tips on helping newly diagnosed children transition back to school ...
Published: Friday, February 15, 2013 3:41 pm MST
The "Mummies of the World" exhibit, opening Saturday at The Leonardo, 209 E. 500 South, boasts of being "the largest exhibition of real human and animal mummies and related artifacts ever assembled."