SQUARE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SQUARE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Latest NYC condo amenity: $1 million parking spot http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58395251-79/million-parking-condo-cost.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58395251-79/million-parking-condo-cost.html.csp">Latest NYC condo amenity: $1 million parking spot</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T18:45:02.454-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 06:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A condo development in New York City’s pricy SoHo neighborhood is charging for a parking spot as much as it would cost to buy a nice house in Dallas or Seattle — $1 million. The New York Times reports the 10 underground spots at 42 Crosby St. will cost more per square foot than the apartments upstairs. The parking spots will run between $5,000 and $6,666 a square foot. The three-bedroom apartments will cost around $8 million to $10 million, or about $3,100 a square foot. Brokerage fir...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583952512014-09-09T18:45:02.454-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-09T18:45:02.454-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58395251@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:45:02 MDT Salt Lake’s Weller Books Works marks 85 years of turning pages http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58297137-223/weller-books-store-book.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58297137-223/weller-books-store-book.html.csp">Salt Lake’s Weller Books Works marks 85 years of turning pages</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ellen Fagg Weist</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T12:30:31.036-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 12:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">To mark the Weller family’s 85th year of selling books in Salt Lake City, the independent store is planning a reading and open house on Saturday. The store is continuing its “unrepentant bookselling,” despite all the naysayers who question the idea of brick-and-mortar stores in an online age. “What it comes down to is we still love what we’re doing, we still love this community and we’re still unrepentant about that,” says book buyer Catherine Weller, who co-owns the store with her husband, Tony...</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> 58297137@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:30:31 MDT Police try taming wild Times Square characters http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58283975-68/police-characters-square-dressed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58283975-68/police-characters-square-dressed.html.csp">Police try taming wild Times Square characters</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T07:58:02.169-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 07:58AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • New York City police are launching a public education campaign to keep Times Square’s roving band of costumed characters in line after a series of high-profile incidents. The department said Saturday it’s partnering with the Times Square Alliance, a business and tourism group, to remind the people inside the costumes that they cannot charge for photographs. They’re also letting tourists know that taking a photograph with a character is free and tipping is optional. The campaign comes ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582839752014-08-11T07:58:02.169-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-11T07:58:02.169-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58283975@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 07:58:02 MDT Nude political candidate campaigns in Times Square http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58268771-68/davis-naked-square-candidate.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58268771-68/davis-naked-square-candidate.html.csp">Nude political candidate campaigns in Times Square</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-06T16:04:02.473-06:00">Updated Aug 6, 2014 04:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • New York City’s Naked Cowboy may have met his match. San Francisco Board of Supervisors candidate George Davis stripped buck naked in Times Square on Wednesday to campaign for the right to be nude in public. Davis spoke out against a 2013 San Francisco public nudity ban introduced by his opponent, Scott Wiener. He says nudity is a form of expression. After Davis’ speech he conducted interviews stark naked. Then he walked to where artist Andy Golub was body-painting another naked man. ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582687712014-08-06T16:04:02.473-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-06T16:04:02.473-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58268771@www.sltrib.com Wed, 06 Aug 2014 16:04:02 MDT Billboards along I-15 part of nationwide art exhibit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58259792-66/art-american-museum-billboards.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58259792-66/art-american-museum-billboards.html.csp">Billboards along I-15 part of nationwide art exhibit</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="2014-08-05T16:45:13.721-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s being billed as “the world’s largest outdoor art show,” and people in Utah may see some of it while driving Interstate 15. The project, called Art Everywhere US, launched today nationwide, starting with the digital billboards across New York’s Times Square. The exhibit features 58 classic and contemporary works of American art, ranging from John Singleton Copley’s “Watson and the Shark” (1778) to Cindy Sherman’s untitled self-portrait (2008). It includes such iconic paintings as Gilbert Stu...</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> 58259792@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 16:45:13 MDT Fires force evacuations in West Coast states http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58253818-68/fire-homes-friday-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58253818-68/fire-homes-friday-state.html.csp">Fires force evacuations in West Coast states</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T11:25:01.481-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Alturas, Calif. • Wildfires burning through dry terrain in West Coast states have forced scores of evacuations as fire teams worked to corral the blazes. Lightning sparked dozens of fires in Northern California, including one in rural Modoc County that spurred some 120 people to evacuate, and the threat of more strikes along with winds from looming thunderstorms could aggravate the firefight. Authorities in Siskiyou County near the Oregon border issued an evacuation notice late Friday. The most ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582538182014-08-02T11:25:01.481-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T11:25:01.481-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Artillery boomed in the distance as the 70-member team of Dutch and Australian experts painstakingly combed a patch of scrubland not far from the site of bloody clashes between Ukrainian soldiers and pro-Russian separatist rebels. The team’s top priority: collecting the rem...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582502972014-08-01T17:01:47.265-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-01T17:01:47.265-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58250297@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:01:47 MDT Cops: ‘Spider-Man’ slugged officer in NYC’s Times Square http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58232411-68/officer-bishop-police-spider.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58232411-68/officer-bishop-police-spider.html.csp">Cops: ‘Spider-Man’ slugged officer in NYC’s Times Square</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHAEL R. SISAK</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T08:28:02.325-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 08:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A man dressed as Spider-Man was arrested on charges he slugged a police officer who told him to stop harassing tourists in Times Square. Junior Bishop, 25, of Brooklyn, was charged with assaulting an officer, resisting arrest and criminal mischief. The New York Police Department said the officer assaulted Saturday — an 18-month veteran and one of about 50 officers patrolling the bustling tourist area — stepped in after Bishop demanded at least $5 from a woman he posed for a picture wi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582324112014-07-28T08:28:02.325-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T08:28:02.325-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58232411@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:28:02 MDT A Look Back: The early days of Trolley Square http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58195434-78/lookback-historic-images-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58195434-78/lookback-historic-images-lake.html.csp">A Look Back: The early days of Trolley Square</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="2014-07-18T14:30:54.924-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 02:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Each Friday, The Salt Lake Tribune presents historic images in a special series called A Look Back. This week’s installment features historic images of Trolley Square as it housed the streetcar barns and Utah Light and Railway Company.</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> 58195434@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:30:54 MDT