PALACE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PALACE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) As Salt Lake Comic Con grows, lines and crowds do too http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58382757-223/salt-lake-call-comic.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58382757-223/salt-lake-call-comic.html.csp">As Salt Lake Comic Con grows, lines and crowds do too</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="2014-09-06T21:46:13.859-06:00">Updated Sep 6, 2014 09:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake Comic Con keeps growing, with some fans feeling the growing pains. On Thursday, lines to enter the Salt Palace stretched two blocks, and some fans waited up to two hours before stepping inside. In response, event organizers offered passes for an extra day at the convention to those delayed in line. Friday clipped along much more smoothly, a sentiment that Ryan Call, the event’s assistant director of programming, heard on a Saturday afternoon panel asking for visitor feedback. Response...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58382757@www.sltrib.com Sat, 06 Sep 2014 21:46:13 MDT Celebrities kick off Salt Lake Comic Con with singing http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/58374393-200/salt-comic-lake-con.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/58374393-200/salt-comic-lake-con.html.csp">Celebrities kick off Salt Lake Comic Con with singing</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T15:23:47.221-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 03:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Some were eager to see, others to be seen — but nearly all attending Thursday’s opening day of Salt Lake Comic Con aimed to show their love of their favorite science-fiction and fantasy icons. The first day of the three-day comic-book convention attracted thousands to the Salt Palace Convention Center in downtown Salt Lake City. Many were dressed in “cosplay,” wearing costumes — often homemade, many with elaborate and even obsessive detail — of their favorite pop-culture characters. In the Salt...</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> 58374393@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 15:23:47 MDT Six ways to save cash at Salt Lake Comic Con http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58313994-223/convention-parking-salt-south.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58313994-223/convention-parking-salt-south.html.csp">Six ways to save cash at Salt Lake Comic Con</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="2014-09-04T15:08:12.028-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 03:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Unless you’re making Bruce Wayne money, it never hurts to save a few dollars here and there — especially during Comic Con, where it’s easier to part with your cash than the air in your lungs. Here are a few tips to walk away from the convention weekend without losing too much green. 1. Park elsewhere •It’s tough to beat the convenience of parking in the Salt Palace Convention Center’s garage, but that will set you back $12 a day. If you don’t mind a short walk, there are two nearby parking lots...</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> 58313994@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 15:08:12 MDT Salt Lake County to replace fountains near Salt Palace http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58352545-90/abravanel-art-center-convention.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58352545-90/abravanel-art-center-convention.html.csp">Salt Lake County to replace fountains near Salt Palace</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="2014-09-02T09:19:38.56-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 09:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">No longer functional and too expensive to repair, two fountains on the east side of the Salt Palace Convention Center soon will be replaced. The long, narrow fountain in front of Abravanel Hall will disappear this fall when Salt Lake County, which operates downtown convention and cultural facilities, begins reshaping symphony hall’s outer plaza into an urban park. A block to the south, a fountain at the 100 South and West Temple entrance to the Salt Palace will give way to a still-to-be-selected...</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> 58352545@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:19:38 MDT Crystal Palace hires Warnock for 2nd spell as manager http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343192-77/palace-warnock-club-manager.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343192-77/palace-warnock-club-manager.html.csp">Crystal Palace hires Warnock for 2nd spell as manager</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE DOUGLAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T23:28:58.467-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Four years after leaving Crystal Palace with the club in financial disarray, Neil Warnock returned for a second spell as manager of the Premier League team. The 65-year-old Warnock, who is one of the most outspoken, colorful characters in the English game, joined Palace on a two-year deal Wednesday to resume a coaching career that began in 1980 and has included 13 different clubs. He has been out of work since leaving Leeds in April 2013. In his two previous managerial stints in the Premier Leag...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583431922014-08-27T23:28:58.467-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T23:28:58.467-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58343192@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:28:58 MDT Downtown megahotel now in search of a developer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58325570-90/hotel-salt-convention-million.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58325570-90/hotel-salt-convention-million.html.csp">Downtown megahotel now in search of a developer</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="2014-08-26T12:31:16.022-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 12:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Now it’s time to find out how much private-sector interest there is in building a headquarters hotel for the Salt Palace Convention Center. Salt Lake County released a “Request for Proposal” this week seeking a development-and-design team to build, own and operate a hotel with 850 to 1,200 rooms — plus abundant meeting space — within 1,000 feet of the Salt Palace. This consortium will have to commit to make a private capital investment of at least $200 million into the hotel. It must show that ...</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> 58325570@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:31:16 MDT