At the start of the Boston Marathon next Monday, runners will congregate by a church that posts a banner with an appropriate Bible verse: “Those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will run and not grow weary; they will walk and not be faint.”
April 19, 2015 | Jennifer Graham Deseret News | Faith
Seattle business owner Dan Price has a unique understanding of the minimum wage. Instead of basing it on market forces or existing budgets, he ties his own company's base salary to happiness research, which is why all 120 of his employees will soon earn at least $70,000 per year.
April 19, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Business
My wife and I schlepped five kids from Salt Lake City to Washington, D.C., and getting here required five hours of air travel, and we hoped to relieve the tedium some by watching an in-flight movie. But there were no in-flight movies — at least, not in the way I remember them.
April 19, 2015 | Jim Bennett Deseret News | Hot Topics
The biggest city in America is known for bright lights and big money, but it's also known for a problem that takes a little sheen off the Big Apple — homelessness.
April 19, 2015 | Lane Anderson Deseret News | State, National
One of my favorite flowers is the azalea. I love to go through Bonaventure Cemetery this time of year just to see row after row of assorted colors of this beautiful flowering bush.
April 18, 2015 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith
Today’s college students simply can’t live without texting.
April 18, 2015 | Tyler Stahle Deseret News | Education
Farewell, Lou Holtz.
April 18, 2015 | Tyler Stahle Deseret News | Faith
The Golden Halo Awards are given every year to exceptional marketing campaigns for causes — kind of like the CLIO's for charities — and the winners get recognized in Advertising Age.
April 18, 2015 | Lane Anderson Deseret News | State, National
Incomes in Seattle have steadily risen, making it one of the wealthiest places in the country, but at the same time, homelessness has been on the rise, too.
April 18, 2015 | Lane Anderson Deseret News | State, National
A recently published BankRate.com survey discovered roughly half of all working Americans and 75 percent of millennials do not own any stock or 401(k) plans.
April 18, 2015 | Matthew Jelalian Deseret News | Business
Leading TV shows released on DVD and Blu-ray this week is the British mystery series “Foyle’s War,” a mixed blessing for fans. We’re happy to have three new feature-length episodes, but sad that this marks the end of the show.
April 18, 2015 | Chris Hicks Deseret News | Things to do
A home remodeling project may have several goals. We want our finished project to be beautiful and functional, stylish and timeless, solve problems and fulfill dreams. One common remodeling goal for many people today is energy efficiency. Whether the motivation is saving the environment or their pocketbook, more people are looking for ways to make their home more energy-efficient and economical.
April 18, 2015 | Annie Schwemmer and Ann Robinson Deseret News | Hot Topics
Did you celebrate Wednesday?
April 17, 2015 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith
Rahina Thea Mumuni was born at 7:10 a.m. April 3 to Amdiya Mumuni of Accra, Ghana.
April 17, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations
"The Longest Ride" is the latest adaption of a Nicholas Sparks novel, and when I hear his name, two words cross my mind: unintentional comedy.
April 17, 2015 | By Justin Hall Movie reviewer | Things to do
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The outdoor entertaining season is almost here. Even with the occasional spring showers, the pleasant weather lately is practically begging us to take dinner parties outside. It is hard to imagine spring and summer without a little outdoor cooking.
March 22, 2015 | Annie Schwemmer and Ann Robinson Deseret News | Hot Topics
Humphrey Bogart’s last B-gangster picture and a pair of dramas starring Fredric March at the peak of his stardom lead these vintage movies on home video this week.
March 22, 2015 | Chris Hicks Deseret News | Things to do
March 22, 2015 | Maddie Swensen Deseret News | Hot Topics
"Jesus Loves Me," a song known far and wide, normally is considered a kids' song, but every adult should know and understand it.
March 21, 2015 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith
Bryan County Emergency Services could be the next public-safety agency to seek compensation from insurance companies for the cost of responding to vehicle crashes.
March 21, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Correspondent | News
It’s been 30 years since “Clue” first hit movie theaters.
March 21, 2015 | Travis Poppleton KSL | Things to do
Recent reports filed with the Hinesville Police Department include:
March 21, 2015 | Staff Report | Public Safety
THE RING — News recently broke that acclaimed director Martin Scorsese will direct a biopic about heavyweight legend Mike Tyson with Academy Award-winner Jamie Foxx playing the controversial pugilist.
March 21, 2015 | John Clyde KSL | Things to do
Excess feelings of loneliness have been shown to shorten your lifespan and weaken your immune system. The health risks of loneliness even rival obesity, as Deseret News National's Lois Collins pointed out on Mar. 14.
March 21, 2015 | JJ Feinauer Deseret News | Living well
One of the favorite sayings about the month of March is, "In like a lion, out like a lamb."
March 20, 2015 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith
Growing up in the 1980s, I remember liking Rockwell’s "Somebody’s Watching" Me. As far as I know, he was a one-hit wonder, but I find I still like that song. I even have it on my iTunes. At the time it was different and kind of funny.
March 20, 2015 | Jeremy Kartchner Deseret News | Business
This week, the NCAA basketball tournament, often dubbed “March Madness,” begins. But there is another, much more dire, problem that still many people unfortunately dub as “madness.” Mental illness is a very real, and very serious, problem for millions of people across the United States and around the world. According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), one in four American adults (or 61.5 million people) experiences mental illness in a given year. Mental illness affects the sufferer and the people who love them. If you or a loved one has a mental illness, here are five movies ...
March 20, 2015 | Dylan Cannon KSL | Things to do
Around 25 years ago, Karen Swallow Prior and her husband, Roy, were walking to their car in a Buffalo, New York, drugstore parking lot when they came upon two men in a heated argument.
March 20, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith
“RED ARMY” — ★★★ — Viacheslav “Slava” Fetisov, Scotty Bowman, Alexei Kasatonov, Vladislav Tretiak, Vladimir Pozner; PG (thematic material and language); Broadway
March 20, 2015 | Josh Terry Deseret News | Things to do
The Democrat's internecine battle over education reform is ratcheting up in New York, as New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo continue to spar over how to reform the city's failing schools.
March 20, 2015 | Eric Schulzke Deseret News | Education