Lee Benson
Lee Benson's About Utah column runs Monday and Friday. Email: benson@desnews.com.

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The poet Emma Lou Thayne, 90, had an inordinate curiosity of and affection for people.
Every December, Glen Arbor becomes Christmas Street and presents itself as a gift to the community.
Virtual exhibits at the Alf Engen Ski Museum keep the past alive and jumping.
With a trip to Israel under his belt, Stephen Negler of Farmington, Utah, has now visited every country on the planet.
Thirty-seven years ago, Linda Hamilton joined the Deseret News sports staff and made history as Utah's first-ever female sports reporter.
Utahn Mont Mahoney remembers well his road trip through Europe in 1944-45, and the four men he shared it with.
Ken Sanders of Ken Sanders Rare Books in Salt Lake City says books aren't dead, and he has over 100,000 of them in his store to prove it.
Abe Katz, a Holocaust survivor, hasn't missed voting in an American election since he gained citizenship 59 years ago.
About to turn 95, Ralph Moffat's still going strong, with no rocking chair in sight.
Entertainer Jenna Kim Jones, a New Yorker by way of Orem, takes center stage as host and narrator of the new movie, "Meet the Mormons."