Lux hotel manager: Not much difference between people, pets


Hotel manager Dixie Eng stops by a room to check on an overnight guest. Classical music plays while guests sleep. Some have brought blankets and toys, reminders of home. Signs on each door give a


Simple family meals provide a healthy scoop

CLEARFIELD — Pass the potatoes and gravy, along with a healthy scoop of family bonding time, which benefits children in a multitude of ways, according to


Advice for preventing, addressing domestic violence

OGDEN -- A woman who wants to be identified only as Corri is celebrating a new lease she now has on life. Corri, who as been at Your Community Connection since


Pacific Northwest dancer goes out on a limb

Growing up in Everett, Wash., Andrew Bartee had a love-hate relationship with the camping trips his family took to Olympic National Park. Oh sure, the forested

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Local cuisine stacks up against traditional favorites

If you're thinking "culinary destination," you might think of San Francisco's sourdough and seafood, or New Orleans with its shrimp and gumbo. The Top of Utah


Utah despair: Jell-O can't stop slippery sales slide

NEW YORK — Jell-O has lost its jiggle and nobody knows how to fix it. The dessert was invented more than a century ago and helped popularize a delicacy


Mudroom makeover goes bold and 'wild'

PLEASANT VIEW — Not all home improvement projects turn out the way you expect. Just ask Amy Baesler about her first mudroom paint job, a bold exercise in


Study: Engineering uncivil to women

WASHINGTON — Workers with skills in science, engineering, math and technology are among the most in demand and highest paid of any sector. They are seen as


Cooking competitions heat up summer festivals

Summer fairs and festivals are often the backdrop for cooking contests. It's hard to believe that people will brave the hot weather to cook over even hotter fires


Antiperspirants may actually make you smell worse

In 1968, a metaphor of the human body emerged in Scientific American that endures to this day. It called the human body an ecosystem. Within this ecosystem, the


What is causing all these hot flashes?

Going through menopause? You may want to lay off the caffeine. A new Mayo Clinic study found caffeine intake causes more bothersome hot flashes and night sweats in

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