Recent Articles by Lee Benson
Published: Sunday, August 17, 2014 7:01 pm MDT
Acclaimed Utah artist Valoy Eaton is painting through his grief after the death of his wife Ellie after 58 years of marriage.
Published: Thursday, August 14, 2014 3:01 pm MDT
Marc Amicone, general manager of the Salt Lake Bees, was there when Larry H. Miller first dreamed of buying a professional baseball team.
Published: Sunday, August 10, 2014 7:01 pm MDT
A cleaner, friendlier Utah Lake also boasts a public marina at the state park in Provo.
Published: Sunday, August 3, 2014 8:01 pm MDT
Heber City, Utah, has been named one of America's top 10 small towns by the website livability.com.
Published: Saturday, August 2, 2014 7:01 pm MDT
In 16 short years, Italy native Valter Nassi had become Salt Lake City's restaurateur supreme.
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.