New and familiar faces file for candidacy this week
Sean Wharton files against Councilman Dave Ure
the close of business Thursday, Summit County voters will have a good preview of November's ballot, which will include two County Council races and Read more...
The roots of democracy sprout at neighborhood caucuses
For a real taste of the democratic process, take the time to participate in your neighborhood caucus. Read more...
Seven county department head slots up for election this year
You won't find these jobs in the classified listings, but if you are looking for a near-six-figure salary and full benefits, it might be smart to Read more...
County Democratic Party Chair to run against Rep. Powell
54th District Rep. Kraig Powell (R-Heber City) will have an opponent in this November's election. Summit County Democratic Party Chair Glenn Wright, Read more...
Two familiar names declare candidacy for Sum. Co. Sheriff
Two more lawmen have announced their intent to join the Summit County Sheriff's campaign, and voters may recognize them, as both ran against Sheriff Read more...
County Council member Robinson, Rep. Powell will seek re-election
County Council member Chris Robinson (D) and Utah State Rep. Kraig Powell (R) both told The Park Record this week that they will seek re-election. Read more...
Police: New Jersey man adds gasoline, lighter fluid to cake
MAYWOOD, N.J. (AP) — A northern New Jersey man lit his kitchen table on fire by trying to ignite a birthday cake that included lighter fluid and gasoline as ingredients. Full Story
Ellen Albertini Dow, 'Wedding Singer' rapper, dies at 101
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ellen Albertini Dow, a feisty character actress best known for her salty rendition of "Rapper's Delight" in "The Wedding Singer," has died. Full Story
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Joss Whedon leaves Twitter over 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' criticism
Portrayal of Scarlett Johansson’s Black Widow character called sexist.