Recent Articles by Lee Benson
Published: Sunday, May 22, 2016 4:00 pm MDT
Through a combination of her own pluck and plenty of help from others, African immigrant and college graduate Leah Tsiame Thacker is living the American dream.
Published: Sunday, May 15, 2016 5:00 pm MDT
For Ryan Torcicollo, tree climbing is a job ... and a sport.
Published: Saturday, May 14, 2016 8:00 pm MDT
Through social media, Mayor John Curtis has transformed Provo into a model of online efficiency.
Published: Sunday, May 8, 2016 5:00 pm MDT
Cathy King, founder of Canines With a Cause, is in the business of rescuing veterans, dogs and inmates.
Published: Sunday, May 1, 2016 5:00 pm MDT
For Matt Burch, what began as a hobby — building and restoring horse-drawn carriages — has turned into a full-time labor of love.
Published: Sunday, April 24, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
At Victor's Tires, you can take care of your car and your stomach.
Published: Sunday, April 17, 2016 4:00 pm MDT
George Theodore was known as "The Stork" when he played for the New York Mets; at Lincoln Elementary, they know him as "Mr. T."
Published: Saturday, April 9, 2016 3:14 pm MDT
John Buck and Brandon Lyon made a rare trek by going from Taylorsville High to the major leagues.
Published: Friday, April 8, 2016 11:03 pm MDT
After years of being neglected, Utah's Vietnam vets get books, a documentary, and a warm welcome home.
Published: Sunday, April 3, 2016 10:47 pm MDT
Fifty-nine years ago, Joachim Schenk escaped from East Germany, came to America, and got a job working on Volkswagens in Salt Lake City. He's still going strong.