Biz Briefs |

Biz Briefs


Post office open until midnight

Twenty-six Utah post offices will provide late-night collections of mail on Wednesday, April 15, to assist last-minute tax filers. The Park City Main Post Office at 2100 Park Ave. will be open until midnight.

Census workers will be knocking

The U.S. Census Bureau launched a massive operation beginning April 9 to verify and update more than 145 million addresses, including those in Summit County, as it prepares to conduct the 2010 Census. Although the count is still a year away, workers will be going door to door to ensure the accuracy of next year’s Census delivery lists.

Dressbarn supports Relay For Life

Dressbarn, the women’s apparel retailer, is supporting "Relay For Life," a campaign for cancer victims. "Heart Bracelets" will be sold and proceeds given to the American Cancer Society. Dressbarn’s Tanger location is Suite C-135 and can be reached at 649-6804.

Recommended Stories For You

Feb. slow for ski sales nationwide

Snow-sports market sales declined 16 percent overall in the nation in February 2009 over February 2008. Snow-sports equipment sales were particularly hard hit in February as consumers, riddled with fear over lost wealth and lost jobs, hesitated to purchase big-ticket items like skis and snowboards in relatively average snow conditions. This is according to market data from the Snowsports Industries America Consumer Panel.