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The newly opened Volunteers of America Utah's Young Men's Transition Home offers clients ages 18-24 a path from homelessness to self-sufficiency. The four-story home in Salt Lake City has the capacity to house ...
Jon M. Huntsman Sr., founder and principal benefactor of the Huntsman Cancer Institute, will be awarded the William E. Simon Prize for Philanthropic Leadership during the Philanthropy Roundtable's annual meetin...
For the second consecutive year, the caps for visas for well-educated, highly skilled foreign workers were met within five days of start of the application window. Experts say thousand of jobs in high-tech indu...
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...