Recent Articles by Lee Benson
Published: Sunday, July 27, 2014 12:01 pm MDT
Every Saturday, Tony Pavlantos' Off the Grid Smoothie Cafe attracts a crowd at the Salt Lake Farmers Market.
Published: Friday, July 25, 2014 4:55 pm MDT
Christopher McBeth, artistic director of Utah Opera, is an unabashed cheerleader of all things opera.
Published: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 5:11 pm MDT
Thanks to art collector Tony Christensen, a nearly-century-old mural depicting the Mormon pioneers' arrival in the Salt Lake Valley has made its way to Salt Lake City.
Published: Sunday, July 20, 2014 12:01 pm MDT
In an 11-year stretch as principal at Kearns High School and then Cottonwood High School, Reed Wahlquist cut a memorable swath.
Published: Sunday, July 13, 2014 5:52 pm MDT
In his autobiography, former Deseret News editor John Hughes describes a life worthy of a dozen journalists.
Published: Sunday, July 6, 2014 6:01 pm MDT
Frederick Scheffel is a powered parachute enthusiast and entrepreneur with a particular affinity for the views in Utah's Dixie.
Published: Sunday, June 29, 2014 2:35 pm MDT
Brady Allred's quest is to raise enough funds to finally give his choral singers a home they can call their own.
Published: Sunday, June 22, 2014 12:47 pm MDT
For athlete Margaret Schlachter, negotiating obstacles has become her chosen profession.
Published: Sunday, June 15, 2014 6:01 pm MDT
From a nondescript warehouse on the west side of the Salt Lake Valley, shaved-ice kingpin Carl Rupp's Snowie Company sets up the world.
Published: Sunday, June 8, 2014 6:01 pm MDT
David Neeleman's Azul Airlines will get you from World Cup match to World Cup match without gouging. They promise.