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South Jordan Donates Money to Homeless Assistance Funds

The City of South Jordan shared its burgeoning Redevelopment Agency (RDA) funds with two groups that work to address the needs of homeless and low-income people in the state.

Sandy Slip ‘N Slide Reminds Us to Have Fun

Randy Pausch, who delivered the memorable, “Last Lecture” speech, said, “Never, ever underestimate the importance of having fun.”

$20 Million Improvements Happening At South Towne Center

Big improvements are in the works for the South Towne Center and are set to get underway in August 2015.

Annual Bike Ride Highlight For Liberty Sixth Graders, Parents

About 12 years ago, Shelby Ansted put on a bike helmet before heading out with her Liberty sixth-grade class to bike to Riverview Park.

City Considers Expanded Recycling Programs: Rain Water

Any good hiker planning a backpacking trip will tell you: if you take care of the ounces, the pounds will take care of themselves. The same could be said for Utah’s water supply.

Meet Lucy

In an unassuming home off Winchester Street in Murray lives a spunky young woman in a 97-year-old body.

Utah Pioneer Days

On July 24, 1847, Brigham Young and a group of Mormon settlers made entry into the Salt Lake Valley by handcart.

West Jordan Approves Controversial Gardner Village Development

Joanna Noall of West Jordan has set out on a mission to bring the community a cost-free production of Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”

West Jordan Approves Controversial Gardner Village Development

In late April, the developer—Colosimo Brothers Development—said they were prepared to file a lawsuit against the city.


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