PROJECT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PROJECT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Scott D. Pierce: ‘Manhattan’ feels like sci-fi, but it’s history http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58212057-223/manhattan-series-war-hickey.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58212057-223/manhattan-series-war-hickey.html.csp">Scott D. Pierce: ‘Manhattan’ feels like sci-fi, but it’s history</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T16:36:52.295-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 04:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Imagine a TV series about a group of people sequestered in the middle of nowhere, secretly racing to build the ultimate weapon to end a war that has engulfed their planet. As millions are dying across their world, they’re desperate to perfect this weapon before the powers of evil do. Sounds like science fiction, but it’s science fact. It’s “Manhattan,” a new drama series about the Manhattan Project, which built the atomic bombs that ended World War II. “We sometimes talk about this story as a t...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58212057@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:36:52 MDT Jewish center unveils $100,000 solar panel array to help ‘repair the world’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58173998-78/array-center-jcc-kilowatt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58173998-78/array-center-jcc-kilowatt.html.csp">Jewish center unveils $100,000 solar panel array to help ‘repair the world’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-20T21:55:37.664-06:00">Updated Jul 20, 2014 09:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The I.J. & Jeanné Wagner Jewish Community Center unveiled its $100,000 solar panel project Sunday as part of the family fun day. A JCC news release said that thanks to Rocky Mountain Power’s Blue Sky renewable energy program, the center was able to install a 2.08 kilowatt array on its main building plus a 20.08 kilowatt array on the roof of its indoor pool facility. The JCC said the project is an extension of its commitment to the ideal of Tikkun Olum, Hebrew for “repairing the world.” Sunday’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> 58173998@www.sltrib.com Sun, 20 Jul 2014 21:55:37 MDT Work on Salt Lake City’s new airport ready for takeoff http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58194814-78/airport-lake-salt-terminal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58194814-78/airport-lake-salt-terminal.html.csp">Work on Salt Lake City’s new airport ready for takeoff</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="2014-07-17T21:01:14.494-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 09:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">After two decades of planning, Salt Lake City will begin today building the airport of tomorrow. The $1.8 billion project will boast a brand-new terminal and, officials say, transform Salt Lake City International into one of the nation’s most efficient airports. One of the construction tricks will be keeping the existing airport running — with all those jets landing and taking off and millions of passengers arriving and departing — while a new airport takes shape around it. “The logistics of op...</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> 58194814@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 21:01:14 MDT Teddy Roosevelt library to rely on digital efforts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58177158-68/library-roosevelt-presidential-collection.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58177158-68/library-roosevelt-presidential-collection.html.csp">Teddy Roosevelt library to rely on digital efforts</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEVIN BURBACH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-12T12:34:05.671-06:00">Updated Jul 12, 2014 12:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bismarck, N.D. • Theodore Roosevelt’s love of the country’s untouched, natural beauty spurred him to create and conserve hundreds of national forests, parks and monuments during his presidency. His legacy, though, is being preserved digitally. A devoted group of scholars and Roosevelt admirers has been scanning his papers and artifacts for years and is finalizing a design for a library and museum commemorating the life of the 26th president. Unlike the presidential libraries that came before 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> 58177158@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Jul 2014 12:34:05 MDT Anglers help state wildlife agencies move smallmouth bass at Flaming Gorge http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/58055901-83/bass-smallmouth-flaming-gorge.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/58055901-83/bass-smallmouth-flaming-gorge.html.csp">Anglers help state wildlife agencies move smallmouth bass at Flaming Gorge</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> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-11T15:56:33.18-06:00">Updated Jun 11, 2014 03:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sometimes there are simple answers to tough questions. Ryan Mosley, Flaming Gorge Project Leader for the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, sent in this report of an effort to restore smallmouth bass numbers on the north end of the lake where they are thinning and removing some where they are thick in the canyon section of the reservoir. Here's his report of the late May effort. Since burbot became established in Flaming Gorge, the numbers of smallmouth bass have declined on the Wyoming side o...</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> 58055901@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Jun 2014 15:56:33 MDT Canada sees landmark ruling on Aboriginals, land http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58124044-79/ruling-aboriginal-court-title.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58124044-79/ruling-aboriginal-court-title.html.csp">Canada sees landmark ruling on Aboriginals, land</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JEREMY HAINSWORTH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T14:23:02.577-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 02:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Vancouver, B.C. • A landmark Supreme Court of Canada ruling that Aboriginals can stake a broad claim to traditional territories could have a significant impact on future development of resources, energy projects and pipelines, including a plan to move crude oil to the Pacific coast for shipment to Asia. The high court ruling recognized, for the first time in Canada, Aboriginal title to a specific tract of land. The case involved a claim to 676 square miles of land in central British Columbia. Th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581240442014-06-27T14:23:02.577-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-27T14:23:02.577-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58124044@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 14:23:02 MDT Divergent views exist on exporting gas through bay http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58113769-79/dominion-gas-export-bay.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58113769-79/dominion-gas-export-bay.html.csp">Divergent views exist on exporting gas through bay</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By FREDERIC J. FROMMER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-25T11:40:01.751-06:00">Updated Jun 25, 2014 11:40AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lusby, Md. • Dominion Resources’ proposal to build a liquefied natural gas export facility is dividing residents of the quiet town of Lusby on the Chesapeake Bay. Some, like longtime resident Tracey Eno are worried about increased air pollution. “That can’t be good for me. I mean that’s just common sense,” said Eno, 44, who lives 1½ miles from the site. “Is that going to show up as asthma? Lung cancer? “Are there going to be effects that we’re not even aware of at this point?” But others, includ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581137692014-06-25T11:40:01.751-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-25T11:40:01.751-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58113769@www.sltrib.com Wed, 25 Jun 2014 11:40:01 MDT Community service is for the birds http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58103765-78/service-summer-birds-volunteer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58103765-78/service-summer-birds-volunteer.html.csp">Community service is for the birds</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By danielle manley</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-26T22:29:16.815-06:00">Updated Jun 26, 2014 10:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Richard Nowak’s crew of young volunteers don’t spend Saturday morning playing video games or watching TV — they pick up garbage for birds. Last weekend they removed contaminating trash from the pond at Sugar House Park, an urban habitat for ducks and geese, one of several targeted for cleanup this summer as part of the United Way of Salt Lake’s Summer of Service project. The annual project teaches children the value of giving back to their communities, and makes a measurable difference, said Now...</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> 58103765@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Jun 2014 22:29:16 MDT Oil, gas project OK’d on Nevada sage grouse land http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58098612-79/gas-oil-project-grouse.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58098612-79/gas-oil-project-grouse.html.csp">Oil, gas project OK’d on Nevada sage grouse land</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARTIN GRIFFITH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-21T18:42:01.703-06:00">Updated Jun 21, 2014 06:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno, Nev. • Federal land managers have approved an oil and gas project involving hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, in a portion of northeast Nevada identified by state wildlife officials as essential habitat for the imperiled greater sage grouse. The Bureau of Land Management signed a decision record earlier this month on Noble Energy Inc.’s proposal to conduct oil and gas exploration drilling around Tabor Flats near Wells in Elko County. The Houston-based company plans to drill a maximum of 2...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580986122014-06-21T18:42:01.703-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-21T18:42:01.703-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58098612@www.sltrib.com Sat, 21 Jun 2014 18:42:01 MDT Chicago man using art to fill potholes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58060366-68/bachor-chicago-pothole-art.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58060366-68/bachor-chicago-pothole-art.html.csp">Chicago man using art to fill potholes</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STACY THACKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-12T09:35:15.216-06:00">Updated Jun 12, 2014 09:35AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chicago • The perfect pothole might not exist for many people — but for mosaic artist Jim Bachor, it’s one with a nice oval shape. Bachor began filling those potholes a little more than a year ago, after one in front of his house became a hassle. Bachor doesn’t just fill them with cement, though. He’s turned pothole-filling into a public art project — one with a sense of humor. He fills them with mosaics. “I just think it’s fun to add that little bit of spark into (an) issue that people moan abo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580603662014-06-12T09:35:15.216-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-12T09:35:15.216-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58060366@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jun 2014 09:35:15 MDT New library in Marmalade neighborhood finally under way http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58004190-90/architects-blalock-branch-building.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58004190-90/architects-blalock-branch-building.html.csp">New library in Marmalade neighborhood finally under way</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By courtney tanner</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-29T21:58:39.772-06:00">Updated May 29, 2014 09:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">With eight little golden shovels kicked into the dirt, construction finally began Thursday on the newest branch of the Salt Lake City Public Library. The Marmalade Branch, to be located at 500 North and 300 West, will serve as an anchor of redevelopment in the sloping district north of West High, with future commercial and residential expansion. Properties in the development area will have multistory mixed-use buildings, including town homes and condominiums, as well as open space. Anything ...</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> 58004190@www.sltrib.com Thu, 29 May 2014 21:58:39 MDT Ground broken for large industrial park in WVC http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57999393-79/west-freeport-development-industrial.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57999393-79/west-freeport-development-industrial.html.csp">Ground broken for large industrial park in WVC</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="2014-05-29T17:38:32.905-06:00">Updated May 29, 2014 05:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Valley City • This suburban city’s lightly developed northwest corner is about to be transformed, with ground broken Thursday for a 2.3 million-square-foot industrial park projected to create 3,000 jobs. Freeport West, one of Utah’s largest owners of commercial real estate, plans to build large warehouses and distribution centers in a 130-acre project at 6755 W. 2100 South, directly west of Rocky Mountain Raceway. “We’re going to attract quality tenants to West Valley City,” Freeport West E...</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> 57999393@www.sltrib.com Thu, 29 May 2014 17:38:32 MDT