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Park City High School’s PCCAPS program helps entrepreneurs scale growth

September 25, 2018 — When starting a business, there are always a thousand assignments to cross off the list. Having a limited staff, as most startups do, makes the tasks even more difficult to complete. The Park City Center for Advanced Professional Studies(PCCAPS) helps fill the workforce gaps at

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Marketplace: Parkite mom opens The Little Gym in town

September 24, 2018 — Being a parent of a young and rambunctious toddler is not an easy task. Park City mom Lina Singleton knows that as well as anyone, so she wanted to make the job a little less challenging for fellow parents. She recently opened The Little Gym

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Businesses in Summit County face worker shortage

September 22, 2018 — Low unemployment rates throughout the state and high housing costs in Summit County are making it difficult to hire. In response, some businesses are cutting back hours.

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Vail Resorts boosting efforts to bring visitors from Panama to its resorts

September 21, 2018 — VAIL — Ernesto “Tito” Orillac first came to Vail from his native Panama when he was 9 years old. More than 30 years later, Orillac is working to bring more of his countrymen to the resort. Orillac is working with Vail Resorts to build visitation

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Marketplace: Flowers By You lets florist share passion with Park City

September 17, 2018 — Blanken’s shop, Flowers By You, is a floral bar that offers classes and workshops on floral arrangements while also selling flowers and plants. It is located at 1729 Sidewinder Drive.

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Christian Center of Park City expands in size and services

September 16, 2018 — After a two-and-a-half-year renovation, the Christian Center of Park City is up and running in its new building, which is double the size of its previous one at the same location

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Business briefs: Holy Cross Ministries to host fifth annual Autumn Harvest Benefit

September 15, 2018 — Holy Cross Ministries to host fifth annual Autumn Harvest Benefit Holy Cross Ministries of Utah is set to host its fifth annual Autumn Harvest Benefit on Sept. 22 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at High West Distillery. According to a press release, the event will

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Park City Community Foundation helps fund expansion of programs with grants

September 14, 2018 — At the foundation’s annual grant celebration on Thursday, the Park City Community Foundation awarded more than $170,000 to 38 nonprofits that serve people in Summit County.

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Marketplace: Park City neurologist aims to help athletes reach their peak

September 11, 2018 — Jake Shores always wanted a career that would allow him to positively impact others' lives. After helping a junior hockey player make it to the National Hockey League, an injured Olympian compete in the Olympic Games and a 65-year-old be able to throw weights around

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Five Park City chefs selected to serve at the James Beard House

September 9, 2018 — Adams, executive chef and owner of Riverhorse on Main, and four other Park City chefs are set to showcase their food during a dinner at the James Beard House in New York City.

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Business briefs: Backcountry donates to firefighters on Labor Day

September 9, 2018 — Backcountry donates to firefighters on Labor Day Backcountry, an online retailer with headquarters in Park City, recently donated $10,000 of its proceeds from Labor Day to the Wildland Firefighter Foundation. According to the company's website, Backcountry decided to donate because of the large amount of

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Utah’s outdoor summit shows growth, partnernships in the state

September 7, 2018 — The red rock in and around Zion National Park and the rocky mountains of Park City might be different in their terrain, but the issues affecting both recreational meccas are surprisingly comparable.

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Marketplace: Clockwork Café opens third location off Bonanza Drive

September 4, 2018 — Ben Farquharson began working in delis at 12 years old. Now his deli, Clockwork Café, has three locations in Park City.

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Utah Outdoor Recreation Summit expects to connect people across the industry

September 3, 2018 — The outdoor industry is coming to the Wasatch Back.

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Tariffs on Chinese goods have outdoor industry speaking in opposition

September 1, 2018 — Park City organizations in the outdoor industry are among those stepping up to voice their opposition to U.S. tariffs.

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Business briefs: Holy Cross Ministries to host fifth annual Autumn Harvest Benefit

August 31, 2018 — Business Briefs: Sept. 1 – Sept. 4

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Aspen Skiing Co. raises base pay for employees amid labor shortage

August 28, 2018 — As Aspen Skiing Co. prepares for the upcoming winter season, the company will be recruiting roughly 1,200 new employees with a higher base pay. This year, the minimum hourly wage for Skico employees will be $13.50, up from $12 last season. “We are trying to

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Alterra announces IKON passes will include Solitude and Brighton

August 27, 2018 — Alterra Mountain Company has announced that its IKON Pass and IKON Base passes will allow season-long access to Solitude Mountain Resort and limited access to Brighton Resort for the 2018-2019 winter. The IKON Pass will allow unlimited access to Solitude along with seven days at

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UPDATED: Bob Wheaton, crucial ski industry figure, to leave Deer Valley Resort

August 16, 2018 — Bob Wheaton, the president and chief operating officer of Deer Valley Resort and a crucial figure in the rise of the state's ski industry to international status, will leave the resort in early January for a role with Deer Valley's parent company. The departure will

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Marketplace: Together, couple forms restroom trailer rental service Simply Privys

August 13, 2018 — The dream was simple. Start a business together so both husband and wife can work from home and set their own schedules. The plan to get there, however, was a bit more complicated. Then, Jessie and Charlie Thompson discovered an untapped market for portable restroom

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