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Charities hoping for onslaught of generosity as Christmas nears

With Christmas about two weeks away, some local charities are experiencing a drop in holiday giving as the economic downturn and other factors have pinched contributions. Read more »

Dec. 11, 2011


Organizations made yule better for hundreds of children

It's not every day you see men helping kids shop for new clothes, but these guys made an exception. That's because these Knights of Columbus want to make kids much... Read more »

Dec. 25, 2010


Students play Santa to peers, community

SALT LAKE CITY — Miguel Garcia, 7, was so excited before school Friday morning he said his legs were shaking. Read more »

Dec. 23, 2010

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Tooele teacher worried federal law would ban her weekly bake sales

TOOELE — Gooey Rice Krispie treats, batches of fudge and homemade cookies is how Rebecca Ford, a teacher at Tooele High School, raises extra money for her class.... Read more »

Dec. 7, 2010


Key to volunteering: Decide what you like to do

PROVO — Bill Hulterstrom, head of United Way in Utah County, likes to tell about the woman whose husband was dying of a degenerative disease just after Christmas. Read more »

Nov. 27, 2010


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