SEASONS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SEASONS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: Stop the overlapping holiday seasons http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58285846-82/holiday-enjoy-seasons-august.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58285846-82/holiday-enjoy-seasons-august.html.csp">Letter: Stop the overlapping holiday seasons</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T19:54:03.132-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 07:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Steve Wilde’s letter (“Slow down and enjoy holiday seasons,” August 8) hit the nail on the head! I have been bemoaning the very same thing for a very long time. A couple of years ago I was in a store that had all their gruesome Halloween masks, costumes etc. on one shelf, as this was two or three weeks before Halloween, while the shelf above it was all Christmas stuff. Talk about bizarre! Thanksgiving is hardly given the time of day anymore. Things have changed a lot over the years and not for ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58285846@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 19:54:03 MDT NFL: Stevie Johnson gears up for 49ers debut http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58264837-77/johnson-stevie-team-1000.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58264837-77/johnson-stevie-team-1000.html.csp">NFL: Stevie Johnson gears up for 49ers debut</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JANIE McCAULEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T22:10:30.403-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 10:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Santa Clara, Calif. • Stevie Johnson had produced three straight 1,000-yard seasons with 23 touchdown catches as Buffalo’s most dynamic player in the passing game when that streak ended in frustrating fashion last year. His 12-game total: 52 catches, 597 yards and three TDs. There were injuries, and a tough personal moment with the unexpected death of his mother. Now he has a chance to start a new streak with his new team, back home in the Bay Area. Even if the skeptics wonder whether he can sti...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582648372014-08-05T22:10:30.403-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T22:10:30.403-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58264837@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:10:30 MDT Injured G Carl Nicks, Bucs agree to part ways http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225297-77/bucs-nicks-carl-injured.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225297-77/bucs-nicks-carl-injured.html.csp">Injured G Carl Nicks, Bucs agree to part ways</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T15:59:31.923-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 03:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tampa, Fla. • The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are moving on without injured offensive lineman Carl Nicks, who appeared in just nine games over two seasons after signing a five-year, $47.5 million contract in free agency. In a brief statement released on the opening day of training camp, the Bucs and the two-time Pro Bowl guard “mutually agreed” to sever ties Friday. Nicks, 29 didn’t miss a game in four seasons with New Orleans, however a left toe injury two years ago and the recurrence of a MRSA infect...</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> 58225297@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 15:59:31 MDT Knicks hire Kurt Rambis as associate head coach http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58156704-77/coach-rambis-lakers-knicks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58156704-77/coach-rambis-lakers-knicks.html.csp">Knicks hire Kurt Rambis as associate head coach</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T17:26:25.983-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 05:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The New York Knicks have hired Kurt Rambis as associate head coach, reuniting him with former teammate and head coach Derek Fisher. Knicks president Phil Jackson made the announcement on Monday. Rambis and Fisher played 10 seasons together with the Los Angeles Lakers. He spent 13 seasons on the Lakers bench, including seven under Jackson. Jackson says, “The three of us are similar in our philosophies and our approach to the game.” Rambis was part of eight NBA title teams with the Lake...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581567042014-07-08T17:26:25.983-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-08T17:26:25.983-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58156704@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 17:26:25 MDT