COUNCIL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/COUNCIL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Council keeps Jordan River Par 3 open for the season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57849565-90/council-course-courses-fees.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57849565-90/council-course-courses-fees.html.csp">Council keeps Jordan River Par 3 open for the season</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By christopher smart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-23T16:02:27.484-06:00">Updated Apr 23, 2014 04:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Jordan River Par 3 Golf Course in Rose Park gets one last Mulligan. It will remain open through November but then will close permanently. That was the outcome of an unofficial straw poll by the Salt Lake City Council on Tuesday evening in a split 4-3 vote. Council members Lisa Adams, James Rogers, Luke Garrott and Charley Luke voted to keep the course open through the playing season. The vote went against the advice of public utilities director Rick Graham, who told the council that closing...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57849565@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:02:27 MDT Former Becker aide appointed to Planning Commission http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57852499-78/becker-commission-council-former.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57852499-78/becker-commission-council-former.html.csp">Former Becker aide appointed to Planning Commission</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher smart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-23T14:42:01.873-06:00">Updated Apr 23, 2014 02:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">With little fanfare, the Salt Lake City Council on Tuesday night voted 6-1 to approve Mayor Ralph Becker’s appointment of his former campaign manager, Matt Lyon, to the city’s Planning Commission. The lone dissenting vote was Councilman Luke Garrott, who in a council work session earlier this month, challenged Lyon’s appointment based on his close ties with Becker. Matt Lyon presently is the executive director of the Utah Democratic Party. He also worked in the mayor’s office before taking the ...</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> 57852499@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:42:01 MDT County holds off on dropping annexation protest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57851554-90/annexation-county-holladay-council.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57851554-90/annexation-county-holladay-council.html.csp">County holds off on dropping annexation protest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-22T22:15:55.243-06:00">Updated Apr 22, 2014 10:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Supporters of annexing Olympus Hills neighborhood into Holladay will have to wait a little longer to see the move take place. The Salt Lake County Council rejected proponent John Bradshaw’s request Tuesday for the council to immediately drop its formal objection to the annexation, which involves 3,600 residents living between 3900 South and 4500 South from 2700 East to Interstate 215. Bradshaw based his appeal for quick action on a Zions Bank study that showed the annexation would have minimal f...</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> 57851554@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:15:55 MDT The legacies of John Paul II and John XXIII http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/57851378-80/john-paul-catholic-church.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/57851378-80/john-paul-catholic-church.html.csp">The legacies of John Paul II and John XXIII</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By AMANDA MURPHY and KEVIN ECKSTROM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Religion News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-22T17:03:02.185-06:00">Updated Apr 22, 2014 05:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">One was a man who shook the very foundations of the Roman Catholic Church by ushering in revolutionary reforms through the Second Vatican Council of the 1960s. The other was a charismatic globe-trotter who stared down communism and taught the world lasting lessons of how to die. On Sunday, Pope Francis will canonize two predecessors, John XXIII and John Paul II, elevating the two most influential popes of the 20th century to the pantheon of Catholic life and worship. Though the canonizations are...</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> 57851378@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:03:02 MDT The Head and the Heart will close Twilight Concert Series, Aug. 28 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57849371-66/series-announced-concert-council.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57849371-66/series-announced-concert-council.html.csp">The Head and the Heart will close Twilight Concert Series, Aug. 28</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-22T18:48:49.628-06:00">Updated Apr 22, 2014 06:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Salt Lake City Arts Council is giving us a taste of this summer’s Twilight Concert Series line-up — by announcing who will be playing the summer’s last show. Seattle-based indie-folk/rock band The Head and the Heart will headline the series’ final concert, on Thursday, Aug. 28, at 7 p.m. at Pioneer Park, the Arts Council announced Monday afternoon. (The band also announced its summer tour schedule, which may have forced the council’s hand a bit.) The video for the band’s latest single, “Anot...</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> 57849371@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:48:49 MDT If sold, Cotton Bottom wouldn’t close right way http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57834451-78/bottom-cotton-property-holladay.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57834451-78/bottom-cotton-property-holladay.html.csp">If sold, Cotton Bottom wouldn’t close right way</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Topher webb</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-19T19:51:56.933-06:00">Updated Apr 19, 2014 07:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Holladay • If the city of Holladay goes through with a proposed purchase of the Cotton Bottom Inn, the bar will likely stay open for a few years. Councilman Jim Palmer, a 37-year patron of the Cotton Bottom, said during the City Council’s weekly meeting Thursday that the city has “an agreement in principle” with the bar’s owners to lease it back to them for at least three years until Holladay decides what to do with the property. Mayor Rob Dahle said while the lease payment will likely not cove...</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> 57834451@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:51:56 MDT West Valley City rejects plan for Jordan River Marketplace http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57786621-79/area-ascent-center-council.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57786621-79/area-ascent-center-council.html.csp">West Valley City rejects plan for Jordan River Marketplace</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T13:57:55.742-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 01:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Valley City • For years, officials of the state’s second-largest city envisioned a multicultural center of shops and restaurants next to the Jordan River that would showcase the diversity of the community and serve as a destination spot. But the Jordan River Marketplace struggled to get off the ground and now the West Valley City Council has put the project on hold indefinitely. The council voted unanimously late last month to reject Ascent Construction’s proposal for the first phase of the...</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> 57786621@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:57:55 MDT West Valley City OKs urban chickens http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57822846-78/chickens-ordinance-council-valley.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57822846-78/chickens-ordinance-council-valley.html.csp">West Valley City OKs urban chickens</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T10:54:22.091-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 10:54AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Valley City • The City Council on Tuesday approved an ordinance that defines female chickens as “household pets,” a designation that allows hens in residential neighborhoods. Until now, chickens were permitted only in agricultural areas in Utah’s second-largest city. The ordinance permits each household to have a total of four pets; for example, a resident could have two dogs and two chickens, or one cat and three chickens. Roosters are still banned. West Valley City Council members, who vo...</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> 57822846@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:54:22 MDT County extends deadline to join committee charting future of townships http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57824142-90/committee-community-county-html.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57824142-90/committee-community-county-html.html.csp">County extends deadline to join committee charting future of townships</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T19:57:33.354-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 07:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Not everyone thought Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams did such a masterful job in crafting legislation that protects unincorporated-area boundaries while the future of that area is discussed. Members of the Association of Community Councils Together (ACCT), which includes representatives from many of the county’s 16 community councils, didn’t think the mayor’s office kept them in the loop enough about what was going on as a frequently changing bill wound its way to legislative approval. Their ...</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> 57824142@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:57:33 MDT Security Council sees grim images of Syrian dead http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57821931-68/syrian-images-council-caesar.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57821931-68/syrian-images-council-caesar.html.csp">Security Council sees grim images of Syrian dead</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PETER JAMES SPIELMANN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T09:04:36.727-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 09:04AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">United Nations • The bodies of the young men in the photographs are emaciated, their bones protruding. Starvation was only one form of torture they endured. Some bear the marks of strangulation. Others have vivid bruises and welts from being beaten. On Tuesday, the Security Council met privately to view projected slides of the dead, who offer mute testimony to the savagery of a Syrian civil war in which more than 150,000 have died. Ten of the photos were publicly released in January in a study k...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578219312014-04-15T09:04:36.727-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-15T09:04:36.727-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57821931@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:04:36 MDT Letter: Cost of running for office getting out of hand http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57797282-82/campaign-cost-getting-political.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57797282-82/campaign-cost-getting-political.html.csp">Letter: Cost of running for office getting out of hand</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T09:17:39.41-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 09:17AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Re “Utahns among mega-donors unleashed by court ruling,” Tribune, April 7: Isn’t this getting out of hand? What if all these political contributions went to public education or cleaning up the air? Think of all the junk mail we wouldn’t get. The cost of a political campaign is beyond reason. I filed as a candidate for the House 30 minutes prior to the end of the deadline. Yes, it was a hasty decision. Then I learned that a good campaign runs $40,000 for the House (and $100,000 for the Utah Sen...</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> 57797282@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 09:17:39 MDT NFL: Navajo Council, UN expert criticize Washington team name http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57806683-77/team-term-americans-council.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57806683-77/team-term-americans-council.html.csp">NFL: Navajo Council, UN expert criticize Washington team name</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T16:00:59.165-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 04:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Window Rock, Ariz. • The Navajo Nation Council voted to oppose the use of the Washington NFL team’s name — a slang term for Native Americans — while a United Nations human rights expert said separately that the term is “inextricably linked to a history of suffering and dispossession.” The Council’s committee of the whole voted 9-2 Thursday to oppose the name. The measure was sponsored by lawmaker Joshua Lavar Butler, who says the word can have negative psychological effects on American Indians. ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578066832014-04-12T16:00:59.165-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-12T16:00:59.165-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57806683@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 16:00:59 MDT Letter: Holladay should disclose Cotton Bottom deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57797262-82/bottom-cotton-council-deal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57797262-82/bottom-cotton-council-deal.html.csp">Letter: Holladay should disclose Cotton Bottom deal</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T01:01:03.714-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The city of Holladay has just announced that it has purchased in a private transaction the old restaurant known as “Cotton Bottom” for a fire station and other ill-defined uses. But with the announcement it has said that details of the purchase will not be disclosed. Why in this age of transparent democracy would members of a City Council in a supposedly modern boutique and fairly new city think that they are not answerable to the taxpayers? What are they trying to hide? Who are they trying to...</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> 57797262@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 01:01:03 MDT U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon visits C. African Republic http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57779735-68/ban-african-republic-central.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57779735-68/ban-african-republic-central.html.csp">U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon visits C. African Republic</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE NIKO </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> and KRISTA LARSON</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T22:55:01.531-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 10:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bangui, Central African Republic • U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon vowed Saturday that the world would not forget Central African Republic as he visited the country racked by sectarian violence that has left thousands dead and forced most of the nation’s Muslims to flee. Ban’s visit — his first since the bloodshed erupted in December — came just before he goes on to Rwanda to mark the 20th anniversary of the genocide there. The U.N. chief has been among the most vocal of world leaders in cal...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577797352014-04-05T22:55:01.531-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-05T22:55:01.531-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57779735@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 22:55:01 MDT Editorial: Don’t overwhelm Sugar House http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57734773-82/sugar-east-residential-streetcar.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57734773-82/sugar-east-residential-streetcar.html.csp">Editorial: Don’t overwhelm Sugar House</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-31T05:22:24.207-06:00">Updated Mar 31, 2014 05:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City has an opportunity to transform parts of the capital along the new streetcar route through Sugar House. But transformation can be positive or negative, and there seems to be a temptation to go too far toward making over some older residential areas of small homes by introducing high-rise apartments and commercial buildings. The City Council should resist that temptation. Proposed zoning changes would encourage high-density housing and businesses in structures 45 to 105 feet tal...</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> 57734773@www.sltrib.com Mon, 31 Mar 2014 05:22:24 MDT The Washington Post: Talked to death http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57770204-82/assad-power-council-regime.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57770204-82/assad-power-council-regime.html.csp">The Washington Post: Talked to death</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T01:01:05.208-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Five months have passed since Secretary of State John F. Kerry declared that “the world must act quickly” to stop a “war of starvation” being waged by the Syrian regime of Bashar Assad against “huge proportions of the population.” It’s been nearly six weeks since the U.N. Security Council passed Resolution 2139, which ordered the regime and rebels to “promptly allow unhindered humanitarian access.” Since then, according to U.N. humanitarian coordinator Valerie Amos, the war of starvation has wo...</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> 57770204@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 01:01:05 MDT W. Jordan rejects plan for apartment complex http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57775481-90/apartments-colosimo-complex-council.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57775481-90/apartments-colosimo-complex-council.html.csp">W. Jordan rejects plan for apartment complex</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T22:40:17.461-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 10:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The West Jordan City Council has turned down a plan to build a 224-unit apartment complex next to Gardner Village, citing concerns about the density of the project and whether it would fit in with the broader vision of a transit-oriented development for the area. Council members voted 5-2 late Wednesday against the preliminary plan for the Gardner Mill commercial complex, which would have put about 20 units an acre at about 1200 West and 7800 South. The 11-acre vacant site is west of Gardner Vil...</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> 57775481@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 22:40:17 MDT Davis Arts Council bringing biggest season ever to Layton amphitheater http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57755280-223/amphitheater-thompson-season-aug.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57755280-223/amphitheater-thompson-season-aug.html.csp">Davis Arts Council bringing biggest season ever to Layton amphitheater</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By David Burger</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T01:01:03.687-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Davis Arts Council will sponsor the biggest summer season in the history of the Ed Kenley Amphitheater. It’s sizable not just for the number of shows — 13 — but also for the stature of the artists heading to Layton. Bill Cosby, the Indigo Girls, Thompson Square and Danielle Bradbery will headline shows under the stars at the outdoor amphitheater, joining popular local acts such as Ryan Shupe and the Crescent Super Band as well as national acts such as Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone an...</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> 57755280@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 01:01:03 MDT News roundup: Obama unaware Red Sox selfie was a phone ad http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57768687-64/trib-bill-meets-dnews.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57768687-64/trib-bill-meets-dnews.html.csp">News roundup: Obama unaware Red Sox selfie was a phone ad</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T13:26:16.028-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 01:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The governor's vetoes. The presidential selfie that turned out to be a phone ad. And the Supreme Court decision that should pump even more money into politics. Happy Thursday. Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz took a selfie with President Barack Obama at the White House this week. It was a nice moment, except that it was all part of an ad campaign. One Sox supporter called it a "Yankee move." [BusinessWeek] [WaPost] [Globe] Topping the news: Gov. Gary Herbert wrapped up bill signings Wednes...</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> 57768687@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 13:26:16 MDT Salt Lake City may create three new off-leash dog parks http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57760707-90/council-dog-lake-leash.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57760707-90/council-dog-lake-leash.html.csp">Salt Lake City may create three new off-leash dog parks</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By christopher smart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-02T12:05:37.776-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 12:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The wheels of Salt Lake City government turn slowly, even when it comes to creating dog parks. Almost two years into a process to create new off-leash parks and policies to guide them, the City Council and the administration of Mayor Ralph Becker are struggling to determine whether dog owners should pay a special fee to use off-leash parks. For residents, such registration and accompanying tag could cost as little as $5; for nonresidents, it could be $25, according to one proposal. To be fair, ...</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> 57760707@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 12:05:37 MDT