FIREWORKS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FIREWORKS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Photos: Chinatown celebrates first Moon Festival http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58379537-78/china-chinatown-celebrates-festival.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58379537-78/china-chinatown-celebrates-festival.html.csp">Photos: Chinatown celebrates first Moon Festival</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Leah Hogsten</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-07T09:47:58.265-06:00">Updated Sep 7, 2014 09:47AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake's Chinatown celebrated the Moon Festival with dance, martial arts and fireworks at the Chinatown Supermarket on Friday, Sept. 5, 2014.</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58379537@www.sltrib.com Sun, 07 Sep 2014 09:47:58 MDT Clashes at Stockholm protest against neo-Nazis http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58355055-68/police-party-stockholm-injured.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58355055-68/police-party-stockholm-injured.html.csp">Clashes at Stockholm protest against neo-Nazis</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KARL RITTER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T11:34:01.724-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 11:34AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Stockholm • Swedish riot police briefly clashed with thousands of people protesting against a neo-Nazi political party’s election rally in Stockholm about two weeks before a parliamentary vote. Canine units and mounted police also were used Saturday to keep the large crowd from approaching about 150 members of the far-right Party of the Swedes who marched along Stockholm’s waterfront. Protesters hurled fireworks, bottles and security fences at police. “We have had violent riots with people throw...</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> 58355055@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:34:01 MDT 11-story Albany hotel demolished amid fireworks http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58329485-79/albany-hotel-center-demolished.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58329485-79/albany-hotel-center-demolished.html.csp">11-story Albany hotel demolished amid fireworks</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T18:24:02.187-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 06:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Albany, N.Y. • An 11-story hotel dating to the 1920s was demolished Saturday to make way for a new $66 million convention center in New York’s capital. Fireworks exploded and crowds cheered as the Wellington Hotel Annex disappeared into a cloud of beige dust. Some people positioned cameras on tripods to capture the demise of the annex, which had stood near the state Capitol for nine decades but was vacant in recent years. Mayor Kathy Sheehan was among the spectators posing for pictures with the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583294852014-08-23T18:24:02.187-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-23T18:24:02.187-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58329485@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 18:24:02 MDT Stray firework injures spectators at Roy festival http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58256095-78/firework-fire-roy-stray.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58256095-78/firework-fire-roy-stray.html.csp">Stray firework injures spectators at Roy festival</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-03T21:32:29.439-06:00">Updated Aug 3, 2014 09:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A stray firework injured about 10 people Saturday night at the end of the Roy Days festival. Crowds had gathered at West Park, at 4500 S. 2900 West, for the annual festival that always concludes with a fireworks show. But at the end of this show’s explosive finale, a stray firework launched sideways — flying about 4 to 5 feet above the ground — went between the fire department vehicles and blew up near a crowd of about 60 people, said Roy Fire Chief Jason Poulsen. About 10 people complained 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> 58256095@www.sltrib.com Sun, 03 Aug 2014 21:32:29 MDT Utah man upset by fireworks shoots up yard, police say http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233482-78/siufunua-suspect-fireworks-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233482-78/siufunua-suspect-fireworks-police.html.csp">Utah man upset by fireworks shoots up yard, police say</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T16:09:18.521-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 04:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man was arrested about 10:30 Friday night after he allegedly shot up his own yard because he was aggravated about the noise from neighbors’ fireworks. The 51-year-old suspect allegedly got into a fight with his wife about the fireworks that were being ignited around his house in Provo, said Provo police Lt. Mathew Siufunua. The suspect’s wife was worried that his shouting would wake her sister’s children, who were asleep in their house near 1200 West and 500 North, and she asked him to keep it...</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> 58233482@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:09:18 MDT Where to watch fireworks on Pioneer Day http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58216239-78/location-fireworks-pioneer-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58216239-78/location-fireworks-pioneer-county.html.csp">Where to watch fireworks on Pioneer Day</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T10:23:20.802-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 10:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake County Native American Celebration Time: Event starts at 7 a.m.; Fireworks at 10 p.m. Location: Liberty Park, 600 E. 1300 South Utah Pioneer Days at West Jordan Time: 10 p.m. Location: Veterans Memorial Park, 1985 W. 7800 South Butlerville Days Time: 9:45 p.m. Location: Butler Park, 7500 S. 2700 East, Cottonwood Heights Salt Lake Bees vs. Reno Aces Time: Game starts at 6:35 p.m., fireworks to follow Location: Smith’s Mobile Ballpark, 77 W. 1300 South Real Salt Lake vs. Mo...</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> 58216239@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:23:20 MDT Letter: More midnight fireworks, please! http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58216905-82/bed-fireworks-larger-midnight.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58216905-82/bed-fireworks-larger-midnight.html.csp">Letter: More midnight fireworks, please!</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T17:13:02.243-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 05:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There appears to be a need to explode things on Sunday and Monday nights in my neighborhood. After putting the kids to bed and lying in the dark with the cool evening breezes drifting through the house, we hear from some self-appointed people who get themselves all thrilled by firing off 10 or 20 really awesome kabooms, usually around 10 or 11 p.m. Sometimes they go the extra mile and celebrate our independence at 2 or 3 in the morning. Goodness, it’s just so patriotic I have to pinch myse...</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> 58216905@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:13:02 MDT