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Posts from April 2013

  • KIMPTON HOTELS BEGINS OFFERING YOGA SERVICES

    Utah Business -- Beginning April 23, Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants nationwide began stocking custom-designed Gaiam yoga mats in every guest-room closet and available for use at no charge whenever the itch for a stretch, pose or plank may strike. Kimpton's Hotel Monaco in Salt Lake City also is helping guests get a little healthy activity while on

  • The Big Changes In Salt Lake City

    by Larry Olmstead, Most leisure travelers think of Salt Lake City as a convenient hub for Delta flights and a gateway to great skiing. Both are valid points: The reliable airport falls among the cold weather hubs least affected by winter weather, and the city is ringed with world class ski destinations, all less than an hour from the airport. Some

  • Salt Lake City Main Street Theater Design Unveiled

    By Christopher Smart, The Salt Lake Tribune It’s sleek and inviting and looks toward the future. The design of the planned $116 million Utah Performing Arts Center was unveiled Wednesday at a Gallivan Plaza ceremony, where the team of Pelli Clark Pelli Architects and HKS Architects said it drew on Utah’s past to look to Salt Lake City’s

  • Utah Transit Authority‚Äôs Airport TRAX Line Open to Public

    By Marissa Lang, The Salt Lake Tribune ...The new six-mile line, which cost $350 million, including $235 million for construction, takes about 20 minutes to travel from downtown Salt Lake City to the airport on the green line from West Valley City. Trains are scheduled to run every 15 minutes on weekdays and every 20 minutes on weekends. ...On

  • McCUNE MANSION RANKED AMONG THE TOP 50 ROMANTIC WEDDING VENUES IN THE NATION

    Salt Lake City, April 12, 2013 -- Brides, one of the five leading national monthly bridal magazines, has ranked the McCune Mansion in Salt Lake City as one of the “Top 50 Romantic Wedding Venues in the U.S.” According to the Condé Nast publication, “whether you're marrying in Michigan or Maui, searching for a fairy-tale castle or a soaring city

  • New TRAX Airport Line to Open Sunday

    Devin Felix, UtahBusiness.com Call back your brother and tell him you don’t need a ride to the airport after all. Beginning next week, you can take TRAX instead. The 6-mile TRAX Green Line extension to Salt Lake International Airport, a project four years in the works, will begin operating at 10 a.m. Sunday. UTA spokesman Chad Saley said the

  • Microsoft Previews Its First Utah Retail Store at City Creek Center

    By Vince Horiuchi, The Salt Lake Tribune Beginning Thursday, the City Creek Center shopping mall will be the site of a battle royale of the retail kind. Utah’s first Microsoft Retail Store will open at the same downtown Salt Lake City complex where there is a rival Apple Store. The electronics boutiques will be just a half a block away from

  • Safety Concerns Shut Down Kennecott's Bingham Canyon Mine Visitors Center

    by Christine McCarty, KUTV2 News -- Kennecott Utah Copper is closing its popular visitors center at Bingham Canyon Mine for the entirety of 2013 after mine personnel discovered movement in a northeastern wall. "Due to our continuous geotechnical monitoring during the winter months, we did notice some slope movement," said Kennecott Utah Copper