OLYMPUS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/OLYMPUS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Prep football: Taylorsville 14, Olympus 0 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58408997-190/olympus-half-taylorsville-turnovers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58408997-190/olympus-half-taylorsville-turnovers.html.csp">Prep football: Taylorsville 14, Olympus 0</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Joseph Gillespie</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T00:00:18.017-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 12:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A week after being plagued by turnovers and penalties, the Taylorsville Warriors benefited from another team’s mistakes rather than suffering from their own. Taylorsville forced five turnovers and withstood a determined second-half Olympus effort to defeat the host Titans 14-0 in nonregion prep football action Friday night. After struggling to a 33-0 loss to Davis last week, the Warriors, 3-1, began their first offensive series with three straight penalties. However, quarterback Toa Maumau uncor...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58408997@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 00:00:18 MDT Holladay approves Olympus Hills annexation http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58431124-78/holladay-annexation-area-council.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58431124-78/holladay-annexation-area-council.html.csp">Holladay approves Olympus Hills annexation</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mallory Jesperson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T08:55:21.276-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 08:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Holladay • Celebratory cheesecake and sparkling cider was passed out to attendees of Holladay’s City Council meeting on Thursday night after council members unanimously voted to approve the annexation of Olympus Hills. The action means that Holladay will absorb the mostly residential area with a small amount of commercial property. This annexation should be official Jan. 1, as long as some required paperwork is completed by the state and Salt Lake County. There was no public comment Thursday r...</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> 58431124@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:55:21 MDT Hike of the Week: Mount Olympus http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58297876-117/hikers-trail-mount-olympus.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58297876-117/hikers-trail-mount-olympus.html.csp">Hike of the Week: Mount Olympus</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica Miller</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T23:01:02.795-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Getting there • The Mount Olympus trailhead is located near 5800 South on Wasatch Boulevard in Holladay. Directions • Right from the start, hikers will begin their strenuous climb to the iconic ridge by climbing a series of trail stairs, which level out for a brief moment at Pete’s Rock. Though the trail appears to divert to the left, hikers should keep their eyes trained ahead, climb over a rocky patch of trail, and continue upwards. Continue hiking as the exposed trail winds up the mountai...</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> 58297876@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:01:02 MDT Olympus Hills residents favor being part of Holladay http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58376245-78/annexation-holladay-residents-hills.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58376245-78/annexation-holladay-residents-hills.html.csp">Olympus Hills residents favor being part of Holladay</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mallory Jesperson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-06T18:44:17.494-06:00">Updated Sep 6, 2014 06:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Holladay • A public hearing on the proposed annexation of the Olympus Hills area of unincorporated Salt Lake County into Holladay drew a full house Thursday night, though few took the opportunity to speak. Among those who aired their views, supporters outnumbered opponents 4-1. Real-estate adviser John Bradshaw, a leading advocate of the proposed annexation affecting some 3,600 residents in the area between 3900 South and 4500 South, from 2700 East to Interstate 215, was first to speak. He noted...</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> 58376245@www.sltrib.com Sat, 06 Sep 2014 18:44:17 MDT Prep football: Olympus 10, Cottonwood 6 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58328055-190/henderson-defense-game-olympus.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58328055-190/henderson-defense-game-olympus.html.csp">Prep football: Olympus 10, Cottonwood 6</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Alex Markham</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T16:49:19.287-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 04:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Olympus Titans and Cottonwood Colts kicked off the 2014 season in weather that was not conducive to passing, but that was just fine for the Titans, as they road their new workhorse, JoJo Henderson, to a 10-6 season-opening victory against a stout defense. “I’ll tell you — my goodness, JoJo Henderson, he’s a special athlete,” said Olympus coach Aaron Whitehead. “That’s a kid that, I know he’s kind of on the radar of some schools. Get this film out because going up against a defense like we ju...</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> 58328055@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 16:49:19 MDT County signs off on Olympus Hills annexation http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58297858-90/annexation-area-com-council.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58297858-90/annexation-area-com-council.html.csp">County signs off on Olympus Hills annexation</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="2014-08-16T10:29:45.951-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 10:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The 3,600 people living in Olympus Hills subdivision are now well on their way to becoming Holladay residents. Without a dissenting vote, the Salt Lake County Council on Wednesday approved the annexation of the neighborhood — running from 3900 South to 4500 South between 2700 East and Interstate 215 — into Holladay City. “We’re eager to get in and be part of your community,” annexation advocate John Bradshaw said to Holladay officials attending the County Council’s public hearing at Skyline Hig...</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> 58297858@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 10:29:45 MDT