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Fifteen percent of homicides in the United States are filicides — children killed by a parent. Nearly 10 percent of filicides occur during a child's first week of life, according to a new statistical anal...
Four local sustainable farming-based programs are seeking Utahns' votes to compete nationwide for Seeds of Change Foundation grants up to $20,000. Utahns can vote once daily through April 21 at www.seedsofchang...
Salt Lake County is among the first statewide to agree to be part of a pilot project to allow people with disabilities to vote electronically. SB245, recently passed by the Utah Legislature, permits counties to...
Catholic Community Services of Utah will launch this summer a program intended to curb child hunger in Weber County during school breaks. Some 16,000 students in the Weber and Ogden school districts receive fre...
Eighty-five percent of Utahns support bipartisan legislation intended to help combat age discrimination in the workplace, according an AARP survey.
The Road Home plans to open a newly constructed community winter shelter in Midvale next fall. The nonprofit agency plans to level its current facility and build a building that will house the same number of cl...
In observance of Citizenship Day, the Utah chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association will host free legal clinics in Salt Lake City and Provo on April 26, to help lawful permanent residents prepar...
The second-annual Love UT Give UT statewide online giving campaign got underway at 12:01 a.m. Thursday with a goal of $1 million in donations. Many Utah nonprofit organizations have the added incentive of chall...
Effective parenting often boils down to effective communication, parenting specialists from Utah Youth Village told foster parents, adoptive parents and professionals attending the Utah Adoption Council's annua...
Gina Cornia of Utahns Against Hunger has been awarded the Food Research and Action Center's Anti-Hunger Advocacy Leadership Award. Cornia has been executive director of the Utah nonprofit organization since 200...