The Road Home

Study of location of city's homeless services providers a 'courageous conversation'

The work of the Salt Lake Homeless Services Site Evaluation Commission got underway Monday. The appointed panel of government, nonprofit, faith and business... Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015


Letter: The Road Home

I commend the mayor for forming a task force to put a comprehensive plan together to better serve the homeless. Read more »

Jan. 5, 2015


New Year's Day event gives homeless, people in poverty a 'fresh start'

Salt Lake City Mission's annual New Year's Day celebration gave hundreds of poor and homeless Utahns a fresh start Thursday. Mission staff and volunteers were prepared... Read more »

Jan. 1, 2015


Wind and cold temperatures 'absolutely brutal' for Utah's homeless

Strong easterly winds across the Wasatch Front have caused snow to drift and temperatures to drop to single digits or below zero. As a result, more homeless families... Read more »

Dec. 30, 2014


Utahn Merlin Taylor is Santa with a cause

Merlin Taylor doesn't earn a dime from the dozens of Santa Claus appearances he makes each December in Utah. However, he asks hosts to contribute generously to the... Read more »

Dec. 23, 2014


Police searching for two men following downtown shooting death

Police are looking for two men they say shot and killed a man in argument downtown Friday night. Read more »

Dec. 19, 2014

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