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‘Bachelor Reside on Stage’ is form of unusual, however followers in Salt Lake Metropolis beloved it

The promise at Eccles Theater Friday night time was that followers would get a complete season of “The Bachelor” in a few hours. And it was a promise saved. That every one this was achieved with back-up dancers was surprising. And form of bizarre. However then the entire “The Bachelor Live on Stage” was form of decidedly unusual. Hosts Ben Higgins and Becca Kufrin — themselves veterans of “The Bachelor” and “Bachelorette” TV exhibits — presided over what amounted to a roadshow/novice hour. Their mere presence introduced screams of enjoyment,…

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Marketing campaign donations from Olympia Hills builders to Salt Lake County officers increase eyebrows

Marketing campaign disclosures reaching again to 2006 point out {that a} whole of practically $38,295 in money has flowed to marketing campaign accounts of seven of the 9 present members of the County Council from Olympia Hills backers Doug Younger and John Gust, their corporations, workers and shut kin. Younger, Gust and members of the family additionally gave one other $41,500 to assist County Mayor Jenny Wilson — earlier than she grew to become mayor — in her unsuccessful 2018 run for U.S. Senate in opposition to Mitt Romney, in…

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Actual Salt Lake falls to USL’s Phoenix Rising 3-2 in closing preseason sport

Actual Salt Lake stayed winless within the preseason Saturday in a 3-2 loss to Phoenix Rising, which performs within the United Soccer League. RSL finishes the preseason with a draw and two losses because it prepares to face Orlando SC subsequent weekend in its 2020 season opener. RSL gave up three consecutive targets after scoring first. The Rising took a 2-1 lead within the 40th minute after scoring a aim on a throw-in that wasn’t cleared by RSL and located the toes of Solomon Asante. That aim proved to be…

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Youth America Grand Prix – The Salt Lake Tribune

A whole bunch of younger aspiring dancers from Utah descend on Salt Lake Metropolis for the “American Idol” of ballet this weekend for the Youth America Grand Prix ballet scholarship auditions. Gathered on the Capitol Theatre, ballet dancers ages 9-19, attend workshops, dance courses and go earlier than judges in hopes of constructing finals week in New York Metropolis in April — and finally touchdown scholarships with high firms and faculties from all over the world. Based in 1999, greater than 100,00zero younger dancers of various ethnic and cultural backgrounds…

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Salt Lake Metropolis police investigating man discovered useless in pipe

A person was discovered useless Friday inside an 18-inch diameter pipe, however police say they don’t suspect foul play in his demise. Salt Lake Metropolis police had been referred to as to 1110 South and 300 West, close to a development web site and behind a shopping mall, round 10 a.m., after somebody reported there could also be a physique within the pipe, police spokesman Greg Wilking stated. Source by [author_name]

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Huge new improvement would give Salt Lake Metropolis an upscale Greek City

Bringing life to goals nurtured for greater than twenty years, members of Utah’s Greek Orthodox neighborhood are finalizing plans for an enormous new improvement surrounding the Holy Trinity Cathedral in downtown Salt Lake Metropolis. Paperwork quickly to be submitted to Metropolis Corridor envision creating an upscale campus around the 95-year-old cathedral at 279 S. 300 West, with elevated inexperienced plazas and public walkways, and an expanded cultural heart for congregants of the Greek Orthodox Church of Higher Salt Lake. The church’s yearly Greek Competition would get a bigger and better-equipped…

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Salt Lake Metropolis lecturers planning Feb. 28 walkout to march to Utah State Capitol

Academics in Salt Lake Metropolis are planning a walkout subsequent week — a protest to use strain to the Utah State Legislature because it decides how a lot cash it would allocate to the state’s training system. A rally is ready for 1 p.m. on the Federal Constructing, 125 S. State St. Academics will then stroll up Capitol Hill to the statehouse, the place a brief program, along with the Utah Schooling Affiliation, will happen at 2 p.m. underneath the rotunda. Attendees are inspired to put on pink to indicate…

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Newly ordained deacons give Salt Lake Metropolis diocese serving to arms and hearts amid priest scarcity

With few exceptions, married males can’t be clergymen within the Catholic Church, however they’ll put on robes, help within the Mass, give sermons, officiate at baptisms, weddings and funerals, go to the sick, consolation the brokenhearted and elevate the poor. They will do all that if, that’s, they’re deacons — and the Diocese of Salt Lake Metropolis simply ordained a brand new batch of them. Final month, 5 white-robed males between ages 45 and 61 walked solemnly and slowly down the middle aisle of the beautiful Cathedral of the Madeleine…

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Favoritism for Salt Lake County’s largest arts teams was baked into ZAP tax funding. Ought to that change?

The Utah Symphony had run at a deficit for eight years straight; it had raided endowment funds and thought of its main donors tapped out. Determined for brand spanking new funding, it lobbied with different struggling wonderful arts teams for a brand new sales-tax enhance to help tradition and the Hogle Zoo. The response from Salt Lake County voters in 1993 “wasn’t solely `No,’” then-Commissioner Brent Overson mentioned on the time. “It was, ‘Hell, no.’” About two dozen arts nonprofits with the most important budgets — together with the now-combined…

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New inland port invoice has ‘some large steps ahead’ for Salt Lake Metropolis, leaders say

Two years after the Utah Legislature passed a bill taking management of some 16,000 acres in Salt Lake Metropolis’s northwest space with little enter from metropolis leaders, the state is as soon as once more tweaking the statute that created the inland port — this time with the help of capital metropolis leaders. “This invoice has some large steps ahead,” mentioned Salt Lake Metropolis Mayor Erin Mendenhall in an interview Saturday, noting that the invoice was the product of months of negotiation. “The invoice takes care of among the structural…

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