SHELTER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SHELTER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Salt Lake City’s fallout shelters remain hidden relics of Atomic Age http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58254138-78/fallout-amp-shelter-shelters.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58254138-78/fallout-amp-shelter-shelters.html.csp">Salt Lake City’s fallout shelters remain hidden relics of Atomic Age</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="2014-08-21T10:51:45.855-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 10:51AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beyond the sphinxes of the Salt Lake Masonic Temple’s stone steps — through the giant wooden doors and amid the hushed halls and secretive sanctuaries — is a fallout shelter. “This building would have come down like a house of cards,” said Larry Fairclough, the Masonic society’s secretary, walking into a high-ceilinged lounge with tall windows that an atomic blast could have shattered. Fairclough was unsure what part of the Masonic building would act as a shelter, but he figures it might have 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58254138@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:51:45 MDT Letter: Youth shelter, Ninth South corridor don’t mix http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58287841-82/ninth-corridor-south-voa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58287841-82/ninth-corridor-south-voa.html.csp">Letter: Youth shelter, Ninth South corridor don’t mix</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T11:41:19.771-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 11:41AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Christopher Smart’s article (“S.L. looks to connect its Ninth and Ninth districts,” August 9) regarding making the Ninth South section from State Street to Ninth West into a boulevard was heartening indeed, especially since Volunteers of America is trying to build a homeless youth center on the corner of 900 S. 400 West. The Tribune seems totally unaware of this effort and has published two accounts regarding the Ninth South corridor from Foothill to Ninth West as though it was a done deal. It a...</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> 58287841@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 11:41:19 MDT Flow of child immigrants slows along Texas border http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58273419-68/border-shelters-july-shelter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58273419-68/border-shelters-july-shelter.html.csp">Flow of child immigrants slows along Texas border</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-08T07:20:14.697-06:00">Updated Aug 8, 2014 07:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">McAllen, Texas • Far fewer unaccompanied immigrant children are crossing the Texas-Mexico border, allowing the federal government to close the temporary shelters that it hurriedly opened to handle the surge, authorities say. The Department of Homeland Security released data Thursday showing that about 5,500 unaccompanied children were arrested in July, barely half the number in May and June and the fewest children arrested in a month since February. Similarly, arrests of parents with children d...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582734192014-08-08T07:20:14.697-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-08T07:20:14.697-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58273419@www.sltrib.com Fri, 08 Aug 2014 07:20:14 MDT Utah grapples with persistent problem: homeless students http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58263807-78/lake-salt-kids-road.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58263807-78/lake-salt-kids-road.html.csp">Utah grapples with persistent problem: homeless students</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By lisa schencker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T10:18:48.519-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 10:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jessica Daffron never imagined she and her three kids would spend months living in The Road Home homeless shelter. But a harsh sequence of events — job and apartment loss, sickness and her fiancé’s imprisonment — led them to the squat brick building on the edge of downtown. “I never thought I’d be here, but it just made it really hard trying to take care of things, and I just needed someone to help with a fresh start,” said the petite 31-year-old mother. Tellingly, Daffron’s children have adap...</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> 58263807@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 10:18:48 MDT US communities diverge on child migrant response http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58201216-68/border-california-communities-federal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58201216-68/border-california-communities-federal.html.csp">US communities diverge on child migrant response</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By EMILY SCHMALL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T11:20:01.648-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dallas • As thousands of unaccompanied immigrant children have poured into South Texas, community leaders from Dallas to Los Angeles to Syracuse, N.Y., have offered to set up temporary shelters to relieve the Army bases, holding cells and converted warehouses at the border. The outreach offers stand in sharp contrast to other places around the country, where some protested having immigrants from Central America come to their towns while the nation’s leaders attempt to find solutions to the issue...</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> 58201216@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 11:20:01 MDT Why would anyone want to be ‘Naked and Afraid’? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58183218-223/naked-afraid-discovery-survival.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58183218-223/naked-afraid-discovery-survival.html.csp">Why would anyone want to be ‘Naked and Afraid’?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T15:53:30.192-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 03:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beverly Hills, Calif. • There’s one big question hanging over the Discovery Channel series “Naked and Afraid” — why? Not “Why would Discovery do the show?” That’s obvious. Put naked people on TV — even with the private parts pixelated — and put “Naked” in the title and people will watch. The question is, “Why would the participants strip down and spend three weeks hungry, dirty, hot, cold and covered in bug bites?” “What I always say is, ‘This is who we are. This is what we are made of,’ ” said ...</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> 58183218@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:53:30 MDT Kitten survives being thrown off bridge, swims to shore http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58173850-68/miller-kitten-bridge-cat.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58173850-68/miller-kitten-bridge-cat.html.csp">Kitten survives being thrown off bridge, swims to shore</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T13:08:13.898-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 01:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Savannah, Ga. • Animal control officers say a 10-week-old kitten that was thrown off a bridge and survived is recovering at an animal shelter, and police are seeking the person who tossed him. The kitten is being called “Nemo” by caregivers at the Savannah animal shelter where he’s recovering after Thursday’s ordeal, said Julian Miller, a spokesman with Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan police. Miller visited the cat at the shelter Friday, and says he’s expected to survive. “No broken bones,” Miller...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581738502014-07-11T13:08:13.898-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-11T13:08:13.898-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58173850@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:08:13 MDT