COMMENTS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/COMMENTS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) The Commentariat: A sampling of reader comments posted on sltrib.com http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58340177-82/sltrib-com-board-common.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58340177-82/sltrib-com-board-common.html.csp">The Commentariat: A sampling of reader comments posted on sltrib.com</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T17:05:02.306-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 05:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">“The entire breathing public has been telling the Utah lawmakers that the UTA is out of control for years. The real test will be if the Utah lawmakers actually do anything about it.” — citizen110451 commenting on the August 26 sltrib.com article, “Audit blasts UTA, says it gave millions in sweetheart deals” “I believe the organized resistance to Common Core is rooted in the fear it might actually work and the test scores of public school children will start to improve dashing the hopes of...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58340177@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:05:02 MDT Letter: Online comments not so bad http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58157523-82/comments-online-letter-editor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58157523-82/comments-online-letter-editor.html.csp">Letter: Online comments not so bad</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-13T12:59:20.537-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 12:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Though long an admirer of George Pyle’s editorials, I must take mild exception to his most recent one (“Your community needs your words and ideas,” July 6). Wanting to have Tribune readers submit more letters-to-the-editor, Pyle deplores the increasing popularity of online comments, calling them a “firehose of dumb.” Though acknowledging that some comments are “thoughtful, witty, and representative enough to make worthwhile reading,” he states that many more are “harsh, uninformed, name-calli...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58157523@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 12:59:20 MDT Trib Talk: Caring for family caregivers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58143633-231/tribtalk-utah-caregivers-family.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58143633-231/tribtalk-utah-caregivers-family.html.csp">Trib Talk: Caring for family caregivers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jennifer Napier-Pearce</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T13:22:31.19-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 01:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A new national report card shows that family caregivers in Utah are stressed, don’t have enough time to recharge and need more training on how to care for their older or disabled loved ones. On Monday at 12:15 p.m., AARP Utah director Alan Ormsby, Nick Zullo with Utah Coalition for Caregiver Support and Nancy Madsen with the Utah Division of Aging and Adult Services join Jennifer Napier-Pearce to talk about the study and how caregivers can find the resources they need to avoid burning out.  You...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58143633@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 13:22:31 MDT