GRANDMOTHER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/GRANDMOTHER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Ann Cannon: So much depends upon one old doll http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58334386-78/doll-grandmother-cannon-ann.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58334386-78/doll-grandmother-cannon-ann.html.csp">Ann Cannon: So much depends upon one old doll</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ann Cannon</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T19:59:20.596-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 07:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If you’re the kind of reader who likes a story seasoned with irony, then you might appreciate this one. So my maternal grandmother gave me her doll a long time ago. A great big beautiful bisque girl with blue glass eyes and a mohair wig made in Germany. It was hard for my grandmother to hand over that doll — especially to me, because the sad truth is that I am as clumsy as a bull in a china shop. Except that I’m a girl. So technically that would make me as clumsy as a cow in a china shop. See? ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58334386@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 19:59:20 MDT Two killed in Box Elder County crash identified http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58334118-78/box-elder-santos-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58334118-78/box-elder-santos-county.html.csp">Two killed in Box Elder County crash identified</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> and Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T09:20:35.747-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 09:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Jordan students are mourning a high school sophomore who died along with his grandmother this weekend in a crash in Box Elder County. Copper Hills High School confirmed on Monday that sophomore Jacob Santos died in the crash, 5:30 p.m. Saturday at 750 N. Main St. in Willard. Santos, 15, and his grandmother, Ruth P. Nelson, 66, of Box Elder County, were traveling in a 2005 Lexus that collided with a 2006 Toyota Tundra pickup truck. The 31-year-old driver of the pickup was treated for minor ...</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> 58334118@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:20:35 MDT Ann Cannon: Getting ‘Lined Up’ through the generations http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58284545-78/lined-crazy-grandmother-trying.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58284545-78/lined-crazy-grandmother-trying.html.csp">Ann Cannon: Getting ‘Lined Up’ through the generations</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ann Cannon</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T20:55:22.383-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 08:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Whenever my mom and I have a conversation, it usually goes something like this. MOM: Hey. ME: Hey. MOM: What are you doing today? ME: Trying to get lined up. What are you doing today? MOM: Oh, you know. Trying to get lined up, too. In this case, “lined up” does not mean “going out on a blind date.” Trust me. Both my mother and I are way past the blind date stage of our lives. No. “Lined up” is another way the women in our family have of saying, “I’m trying to get myself organized, dammit!” It’s...</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> 58284545@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 20:55:22 MDT Parole officers’ new focus: more hand holding, less handcuffing http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58247732-78/moore-corso-probation-women.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58247732-78/moore-corso-probation-women.html.csp">Parole officers’ new focus: more hand holding, less handcuffing</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-04T09:25:52.691-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 09:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Riverton • She told them to drop in anytime, so Adult Probation & Parole agents Nathan Griffiths and Chris Moore arrived unannounced in an unmarked car that they parked down the road. The garage door was open. Two young boys played in the grass. As the officers approached, 5-year-old Kayden eyed the black guns on their belts, tucked neatly under their bulletproof vests. “Want to see mine?” he asked. “It shoots rubber bands.” Inside the house, Brandi Corso was drying her eyes. Corso, 23, is a re...</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> 58247732@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 09:25:52 MDT MH17 victims’ family: Airline lacking compassion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227233-68/family-malaysia-airlines-flight.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227233-68/family-malaysia-airlines-flight.html.csp">MH17 victims’ family: Airline lacking compassion</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MIKE CORDER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T11:48:02.397-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Hague, Netherlands • The family of two brothers killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 called the carrier rigid and bureaucratic Saturday, saying it has offered them no professional grief counselling in more than a week and refused to organize a flight home to Houston for the boys’ grandmother. Harun Calehr, the uncle of victims Miguel and Shaka Panduwinata, said the family’s frustration has grown as they felt they had to haggle for help from the airline in the days after the B...</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> 58227233@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 11:48:02 MDT California grandmother arrested after toddler drinks meth tea http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58137188-68/meth-tea-toddler-arrested.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58137188-68/meth-tea-toddler-arrested.html.csp">California grandmother arrested after toddler drinks meth tea</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-01T08:27:02.777-06:00">Updated Jul 1, 2014 08:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Idyllwild, Calif. • Authorities in Southern California say a 51-year-old woman has been arrested on child-endangerment charges after her 2-year-old granddaughter drank tea with methamphetamine in it. Riverside County sheriff’s Sgt. Craig McDonald says the toddler’s mother called authorities Monday morning saying the child had not slept and was talking rapidly, scratching, and couldn’t sit still. U-T San Diego reports (http://bit.ly/1lO9HOg ) the girl was taken to a hospital, where it was determi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581371882014-07-01T08:27:02.777-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-01T08:27:02.777-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58137188@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Jul 2014 08:27:02 MDT