SALT LAKE CITY — Polio, measles, whooping cough and chicken pox used to be widespread, but thanks to vaccines most U.S. children avoid these diseases.
SALT LAKE CITY — Scott Jones, associate superintendent for business and operations at the Utah State Office of Education, has resigned.
OGDEN — Weber State University is a step closer to renovating its Social Science Building — actually, about 5 million steps closer. The university announced Monday that Ogden businessman John E. Lindquist is donating $5 million toward the project.
OGDEN — City leaders got a sneak peek at New Bridge School, which is still under construction in downtown Ogden, and they liked what they saw.
OGDEN — Admission fees are changing at Ogden School District swimming pools. The Ogden School Board voted to raise some fees, but not all, during a meeting held Jan. 21 at the district offices at 1950 Monroe Blvd. The new pricing starts on Feb. 1.
OGDEN — Weber State University administrators are making the case for a $30 million renovation of the school’s 43-year-old Social Science building, and professors from the criminal justice department are more than willing to testify and show evidence of the need.
SALT LAKE CITY — Students who are concerned about their safety, or the safety of others, have a new way to reach out for help.
OGDEN — Ogden School District and the YMCA of Northern Utah are part of a preschool pilot program designed to prepare children for kindergarten, with an emphasis on helping those with learning delays or disabilities in a mainstream classroom.
OGDEN — Participants in Ogden’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Freedom Breakfast and March celebrated King’s sacrifice and accomplishments, and were reminded that the quest for equality is not over.
OGDEN — Ogden School District is one of five Utah districts named to the AP Honor Roll for increasing the number of students taking Advanced Placement courses while also maintaining or increasing exam scores.