September 20, 2017 — Resident questions impact of proposed care facility Editor: My letter is for the attention of all Summit County residents including Park City and Pinebrook in particular. The Park Record headline of September 12, "Assisted living home is proposed near Pinebrook," is accurate in one respect […]
September 17, 2017 — This week a handful of lucky locals learned they would soon become full-fledged homeowners in the town where they work and play. It is a dream they share with many others who make up Park City’s burgeoning workforce but cannot afford the town’s pricey real estate.
September 17, 2017 — The hurricanes in Texas and Florida have been interesting to watch from a comfortable and dry distance. The power of those storms amazes me, and the damage left in their wakes is stunning.
September 12, 2017 — I lost a very good friend last week. He was a selfless man who gave to others as if he was an endless well of faith and encouragement. He taught me that a simple life is the best way to live and that the only […]
September 12, 2017 — Itʼs the 6th anniversary of my move from Colorado to Park City, and the anniversary of meeting my first friend in my new town. Iʼm a runner, and having settled into a rental in Pinebrook, my dogs and I set out to explore the trails […]
September 12, 2017 — Go right ahead — make a left turn off of Kearns Boulevard during the morning commute, pull into a parking spot right in front of your favorite restaurant on Main Street or dare to go to the market at 5:30 p.m.! Park City's ever-shorter off […]
September 12, 2017 — I usually don't see the anniversary of 9/11 coming anymore unless prompted by a random thought or a mention by a friend or in the media. All of a sudden, like today as I type this, it's just there, right in front of my face, […]
September 12, 2017 — I suppose if you're going to jeopardize the personal information of nearly half of America, capitalize on your ineptness, and completely bungle one response after the next, last week wasn't a bad time to do so. Between Harvey and Irma, half of the western US […]
September 8, 2017 — Shorter days, cooler evenings, and backpacks in the hallway suggest that another season is upon us. As teachers and students return to the classrooms, we appreciate the role of education in our lives and the opportunities it affords our children. Adding to the excitement is […]
September 8, 2017 — Thanks for coming to breakfast Editor: On behalf of the Parishioners of St. Mary's Catholic Church, I would like to thank the community for supporting the annual "Miners Day Breakfast" on Miners Day. The weather was absolutely wonderful and so were the crowds. We are […]
September 8, 2017 — With classes in session for less than a month, the Park City School District already has experienced a sobering reminder of the times we live in. Tuesday night, a local student posted a Snapchat photo of a weapon in a backpack along with a threatening […]
September 8, 2017 — Back in the day, community decisions seemed easier. The numbers weren't so big (though the City's budget was proportionately smaller), and the resources didn't seem so finite. The population was small enough that while nothing happened without a good fight, there was a general consensus […]
September 8, 2017 — You can see her fury, feel her shudder, hear her wrath. Hell, as the saying goes, hath no fury … The quote comes from a play by William Congreve – The Mourning Bride- written in 1697 “Heav’n has no rage like love to hatred turn’d […]
September 5, 2017 — It's time to admit that climate change is real Editor: It doesn't take the 1,000-year storm named Harvey to prove climate change. Consider that we haven't had a major storm hit the U.S. in the past 12 years. Or the fact that in the last […]
September 5, 2017 — President Donald J. Trump continues to enact policies that run counter to many of the values that Park City residents hold dear. In addition to his previous decisions to roll back critical environmental initiatives, including U.S. participation in the Paris Climate Accord, this week he […]
September 5, 2017 — I am quite aware as to how we siblings of the clan contracted the virus in question. Up and down the line, we all blame our father Bob, the patriarch. No passing the buck to another sports fan from the family tree, here. We are […]