“Good manners, informed by any kind of faith-based belief, and love of a democratic, well-reasoned position are the stuff of both a functioning democracy and a good neighborhood.”
“Now might be a good time to consider merging Summit County’s three school districts into one.”
“Did I mention that I arrived at my favorite hotel in Culiacan, Sinaloa with a red fraternity blazer, a windup motion picture camera, and a boatload of political angst?”
Nonstop productivity is as much of an obstacle to acceptance as any other.
Tom Clyde: Virgin Galactic’s stock offering raises a question: Do we really need private space travel?
Is there really any justifiable reason for sending people with $250,000 to burn into space for purely recreational purposes? It’s even harder to justify bringing them back.
Teri Orr: In an increasingly diverse Park City, let’s model the behavior we want our children to see
If there is one more well-informed, better-trained teacher who can help them feel good about themselves, we have to agree we all want that teacher to have great training.
Jay Meehan reports back from binging on the biggest event in sports right now – the Rugby World Cup.
"UDOT and the Highway Patrol said they made the change because of the increasing number of accidents involving wildlife in that area. The animals won’t use the crosswalk."
By the time Thursday night ended I felt years younger and like I’d had the best upper-body workout imaginable. From the time I hopped in a friend’s car — and we four women headed to...
“Euthanization is relieving an animal’s suffering, be it your 15-year-old dog or a deer hit by a car. ... What was planned for these juvenile beavers was extermination.”
Election Day 1980 turned into a long, sober night for one eager radio newsman.
"It is the not accepting change that limits us to the possibilities brought on because of it.”
“In Park City, $87 million buys two consultants’ studies, brunch, and a roundabout. ... In Kamas, still part of the real world, $87 million is Real Money.”
When you can’t help but make a mental to-do list in the middle of yoga, what are you supposed to do with your free time?
What’s in season right now? Clayton Kershaw? Tortilla soup at Sundance?
Is it ridiculous to expect the power company to keep the lights on when it gets windy? If you live in Northern California, apparently so.
“I have never lived in a time in my long life where I had such a difficult time seeing if hope could float.”
“The destruction of geologic marvels in order to reduce the experience to automotive friendliness would be sacrilegious.”
"With the exception of a few hot spots like Stephen Colbert’s theater, there are an identical subway stop, Dunkin’ Donuts and two Starbucks on every corner, all hidden behind construction scaffolding."
It would seem that changes similar to those Park City’s street scene underwent back in the day are now being experienced by others. It’s understandable. Country music can grab even the most diehard jazz, blues, and rock fans and shake them by the lapels before wrapping them in a warm embrace.