The Road Home

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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Utah tops the nation in voluntarism, nine years running

For the ninth consecutive year, Utah ranks top nationwide in voluntarism, according to the most recent Volunteering and Civic Life in America report. The report, based... Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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