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GALLERY: Riverdale City Easter Egg Hunt

Jamie Lampros
Apr 19 2014 - 6:10pm

2014 Easter Egg Hunt

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Seniors get tax return help from AARP volunteers

Jesus Lopez Jr., Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 10 2014 - 4:44pm

RIVERDALE -- In the Riverdale Senior Center computer center, a group of AARP volunteers sits before keyboards and monitors wearing blue denim buttoned-down shirts adorned with red lettering.

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Riverdale’s vote by mail produces twice the votes for half the cost

Deanne Winterton, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Mar 15 2014 - 4:02pm

RIVERDALE -- In a city that conducted its 2013 municipal election entirely by mail, leaders are not only praising the high voter turnout but also the cost-effectiveness of the mail-in ballot.When figured on a cost-per-vote basis, 2013 was the least expensive election year for Riverdale since at least 2005.

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Ogden's first two viaducts

Lynn Arave, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Mar 13 2014 - 2:32pm

When did the 24th Street Viaduct across the railroad yard originate in Ogden?It was rebuilt in more modern times, but here's the scoop on the original trestle-like viaduct:

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Smokers next door? Let the renter beware in Utah

Deanne Winterton, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Mar 13 2014 - 6:00am

Every month on average, the Weber-Morgan Health Department gets one to two calls from apartment residents worried about secondhand smoke coming from neighboring units, whether the complaints are from pregnant women, those with chronic health conditions aggravated by secondhand smoke, or others simply annoyed with the smell."Unless it's public...

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Community lifts Layton man with broken neck

Ruth Malan, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Mar 12 2014 - 4:11pm

LAYTON -- When Carson Tueller, age 23, came home from the hospital, he found his home had been transformed to help make his life easier. Doorways were widened and new flooring was installed to accommodate his wheelchair. And the shower in his bathroom was modified for wheelchair access. On Dec. 30, Carson was on a family outing at a...

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Larry Hansen lauded upon his retirement from Riverdale

Deanne Winterton, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Mar 11 2014 - 6:37pm

RIVERDALE -- While attending his last official city council meeting before retiring, Riverdale City Administrator Larry Hansen did something few outgoing employees do: he prayed to his Lord in the middle of a public meeting, asking for a continued blessing on the city he has been employed with for the last 15 years."The whole thing was pretty...

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City manager under pressure in S. Weber gets Riverdale job

Deanne Winterton, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Mar 11 2014 - 6:30pm

RIVERDALE -- Rodger Worthen is not new to local government in northern Utah, but on March 17, he will be new to Riverdale City. The Riverdale City Council unanimously approved Worthen's position as the city administrator to replace Larry Hansen, who is retiring."I am humbled at the opportunity," Worthen said. "I enjoy working with residents and...

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GALLERY: Riverdale City Easter Egg Hunt

Jamie Lampros
Apr 19 2014 - 6:10pm

2014 Easter Egg Hunt

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 19 2014 - 6:10pm


Seniors get tax return help from AARP volunteers

Jesus Lopez Jr., Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 10 2014 - 4:44pm

RIVERDALE -- In the Riverdale Senior Center computer center, a group of AARP volunteers sits before keyboards and monitors wearing blue denim buttoned-down shirts adorned with red lettering.

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Medieval combat a serious sport, say members of Riverdale's Aquilonia Realm

Medieval Combat Society members practice in Riverdale last week. Combatants make weapons out of foam and other materials that won’t cause serious injuries. (REYNALDO LEAL/Standard-Examiner)

Dana Rimington
Apr 20 2013 - 11:02pm

RIVERDALE -- Once a week during the warm months, a group of adults gathers at Riverdale Park to do battle.The group is part of the Belegarth Medieval Combat Society, which has chapters across the nation in which participants compete against one another in a live-action battle game. Participants are expected to wear traditional medieval garb to...

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13-year-old Riverdale girl shares cautionary tale of online sexual predator

Isabel Gurule, 13, seen at her Riverdale home Thursday, became friends with “Jon Anders” on a social media website. “Anders” told her he was a 15-year-old living in Salt Lake City, but he’s really Luis Salguero, a 27-year-old whom police are calling an online sexual predator. He was caught lurking in Isabel’s neighborhood after midnight and faces charges of enticing a minor. He is also facing charges of unlawful sexual activity with a minor after he told police he had sex with a 15-year-old Roy girl. He faces charges in Salt Lake City and is under investigation in Hawaii. (KERA WILLIAMS/Special to the Standard-Examiner)

Scott Schwebke
Mar 9 2013 - 11:08pm

RIVERDALE -- Isabel Gurule thought she had made a new online friend. His name was Jon Anders, a fresh-faced 15-year-old from Salt Lake City.On Feb. 23, the Riverdale 13-year-old and Anders connected through the social networking site meetme.com. Over the next three days, they chatted briefly over the phone and had a few flirty conversations via...

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Riverdale drive-in harkens back to a bygone era

(ERIN HOOLEY/Standard-Examiner) From left, Lauren Newton, Jake Rappleye and Natalie Teeples watch “The Dark Knight Rises” from the trunk.

Jesus Lopez Jr.
Aug 4 2012 - 10:06pm

RIVERDALE -- As the sun sets, movie trailers flicker on the massive white screens. Cars roll slowly through to claim a space at one of the four sections of the Coleman's Motor-vu Drive-In, 5368 S. 1050 West. Patrons kick back in camp chairs, relax in truck beds filled with pillows and blankets or lie inside an SUV under a raised tailgate, as "The...

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Thinkers & creators: Sixth-graders solve real-world problems with inventions

NANCY VAN VALKENBURG/Standard-Examiner
Chase Myers-Cox, 12, a sixth-grader at Riverdale’s Good Foundations Academy, invented the Hands-Free Backpack Umbrella, a system that attaches an umbrella to a backpack.

Nancy Van Valkenburg, Standard-Examiner staff
Mar 31 2011 - 11:30pm

RIVERDALE -- Drew Filer always hated the blare of an alarm clock on an early school morning.So the 12-year-old Farr West boy, a sixth-grader at Good Foundations Academy, knew just what he wanted to create for his school's Invention Convention.

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GALLERY: Riverdale City Easter Egg Hunt

Jamie Lampros
Apr 19 2014 - 6:10pm

2014 Easter Egg Hunt

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GALLERY: New bike path bridge crosses Weber River

Briana Scroggins, Standard-Examiner staff
Jan 16 2014 - 6:36pm

Construction crews move in to place the bridge along the south end of the Weber River Parkway in Riverdale on Thursday, January 16, 2014. (BRIANA SCROGGINS/Standard-Examiner)

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GALLERY: Shop with a cop event

Roy City officer Kyle Christensen escorts Kamila Leishman toward the store during the annual Shop with a Cop event, sponsored by Bonneville High School at Walmart in Riverdale Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013.  (BRIAN NICHOLSON/Special to the Standard-Examiner)

Standard-Examiner staff
Dec 24 2013 - 1:00pm

Many kids enjoyed the annual Shop with a Cop event, sponsored by Bonneville High School at Walmart in Riverdale Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013.

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GALLERY: NCAA Regional Cross Country at WSU

Thomas Worob (132) of Weber State takes an early lead in the first mile during the NCAA Mt. Region Cross Country Championships at Schneiter's Riverside Golf Course in Riverdale Friday, Nov. 15, 2013. (BRIAN NICHOLSON/Special to the Standard-Examiner)

Brian Nicholson
Nov 15 2013 - 7:01pm

Photo gallery from the NCAA Mt. Region Cross Country Championships at Schneiter's Riverside Golf Course in Riverdale Friday, Nov. 15, 2013.

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GALLERY: Riverdale City Easter Egg Hunt

Jamie Lampros
Apr 19 2014 - 6:10pm

2014 Easter Egg Hunt

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VIDEO: 110-foot Weber River Parkway bridge installed

Jeff DeMoss, Standard-Examiner staff
Jan 16 2014 - 7:24pm

RIVERDALE -- The newest link in Weber County's trail system was established Thursday courtesy of two large cranes, more than 40,000 pounds of steel, and years of planning.A crew from Nelson Intermountain Crane lowered a 110-foot pedestrian bridge over the Weber River to cheers from a crowd of about 40 onlookers. The bridge connects the southern...

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GALLERY: New bike path bridge crosses Weber River

Briana Scroggins, Standard-Examiner staff
Jan 16 2014 - 6:36pm

Construction crews move in to place the bridge along the south end of the Weber River Parkway in Riverdale on Thursday, January 16, 2014. (BRIANA SCROGGINS/Standard-Examiner)

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GALLERY: Shop with a cop event

Roy City officer Kyle Christensen escorts Kamila Leishman toward the store during the annual Shop with a Cop event, sponsored by Bonneville High School at Walmart in Riverdale Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013.  (BRIAN NICHOLSON/Special to the Standard-Examiner)

Standard-Examiner staff
Dec 24 2013 - 1:00pm

Many kids enjoyed the annual Shop with a Cop event, sponsored by Bonneville High School at Walmart in Riverdale Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013.

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VIDEO: Buffalo Santa turns heads above busy Roy intersection

Ben Lockhart, Standard-Examiner staff
Dec 14 2013 - 6:56pm

ROY -- Drivers were treated to an extra measure of Christmas spirit as Santa Claus sat bravely atop a buffalo statue at Buffalo Bros' Tire Outfitters on 1900 W. Riverdale Road. The Christmas icon waved to passersby in sub-freezing weather, drawing honks from traffic and shout outs from children and adults making their case for inclusion on the "...

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VIDEO: Print reporter blazes trail of blooper-reel video footage

Mark Saal, Standard-Examiner staff
Nov 23 2013 - 7:42pm

My sincere apologies to Christina Flores at Channel 2. To Marcos Ortiz at Channel 4. To Richard Piatt at Channel 5. And to every other television reporter who ever picked up a microphone and reported from the scene of anything.I take it all back.For as long as I can remember, there's never been any love lost between print journalists and their...

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VIDEO: Griffiths disqualified by Riverdale board of canvass; lawsuit may be coming

Mark Saal, Standard-Examiner staff
Nov 19 2013 - 11:07pm

PDF: Read the Griffiths disqualification letter and the late disclosure letter.RIVERDALE -- Gary Griffiths is out. Steve Hilton is in.

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GALLERY: NCAA Regional Cross Country at WSU

Thomas Worob (132) of Weber State takes an early lead in the first mile during the NCAA Mt. Region Cross Country Championships at Schneiter's Riverside Golf Course in Riverdale Friday, Nov. 15, 2013. (BRIAN NICHOLSON/Special to the Standard-Examiner)

Brian Nicholson
Nov 15 2013 - 7:01pm

Photo gallery from the NCAA Mt. Region Cross Country Championships at Schneiter's Riverside Golf Course in Riverdale Friday, Nov. 15, 2013.

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