salt lake city: The New Black Is GREEN! Salt Lake City Cycle Style Show - 05/11/09 05:41 PM
                                                                      CYCLE  STYLE  SHOW

    FRIDAY   MAY  15,  2009 
 GALLIVAN   CENTER

In keeping with the current trend to go "green", May is National Bike Month.  In conjunction with the national event, it is also Utah Bike Month. This year the Salt Lake Bike Bonanza will debut a stylish new  attraction as part of the festivities - the Cycle Style Show!
The Salt Lake City show has been patterned after European Cycle Style shows. The show will feature bicycles of all types for the 2009 season including road bikes, mountain bikes, commute to work bikes and path bikes.  There will also … (2 comments)

salt lake city: Family Friendly Attractions In Salt Lake City, Utah - 04/04/09 11:01 AM
Are you looking for fun yet educational family activities in the Salt Lake City area? Search no more! Here are two of Salt Lake City's unique family friendly attractions!
DISCOVERY GATEWAY CHILDREN'S MUSEUM
Completed in Fall 2006. the new Utah Children's Museum facility boasts a wealth of entertaining yet educational exhitits in the convenient shopping area of The Gateway in downtown Salt Lake City.  Permanent fixtures include the hands-on Media Center where kids can interact with technology, and The Studio, which combines art, science and engineering exhibits to help kids understand and interact with the world around them. All exhibits … (8 comments)

salt lake city: The Happiest Place On Earth! - 03/13/09 10:48 AM
 
THE HAPPIEST PLACE ON EARTH! 
I know, I know, you thought the happiest place on earth was Disneyland. Turns out that's not the case. Utah has stolen that coveted title away from Mickey and Minnie! Who knew it could be done?


 
 
 
 
 
The Gallup organization and Healthways, a disease management firm, released results of a poll earlier this week which reveals their rankings, by state, of who indeed has the happiest residents.  Utah came out on top! Residents of the Beehive State claim the highest satisfaction in such areas as work environment, local communities, and emotional health. Other … (9 comments)

salt lake city: Salt Lake City Business Relocation Seminar - 02/20/09 10:27 AM
Recently Forbes Magazine ranked Utah as the top place for jobs and business in the U.S. If you are a business owner already in SLC, or a business owner considering relocating to Salt Lake City the  Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce offers a number of resources for you.
  The Salt Lake Women's Business Center is hosting a Business Essentials seminar.  The event will take place on March 11, 2009 from 8:30 - 10:00 a.m. The Featured speaker will be Monica Rafferty. She will be speaking on the importance of finding the right location for a business.  Ms. Rafferty will also address  the pros and … (2 comments)

salt lake city: FORBES LOVES SLC! - 02/10/09 04:57 PM

FORBES SLC!

Forbes Magazine is well known for it's lists. They have a list for everything from Billionaires to Best Cities for Singles! (topics for another blog:)  Forbes has become the go-to-guy on anything and everything and we have come to rely on their lists for recommendations of all kinds.
Not surprisingly, to those of us who discovered it first, Forbes  SLC! That's right folks.  The big boys over at Forbes think little 'ol Salt Lake City is worth bragging about! Twice Salt Lake City has topped the Forbes list in the Best City For Jobs category. Yes, you heard … (8 comments)

salt lake city: Historic Westgate Lofts - Stunning Loftstyle Living! - 02/07/09 05:46 AM

HISTORIC WESTGATE LOFTS
DOWNTOWN SALT LAKE CITY
The building that now houses the Westgate Lofts was built in 1900 and has now been meticulously updated and remodeled. The building was originally a peanut factory and then more recently office space. Despite the updates the developers have maintained an architectural preservation of its historic elements and distinctive features. Award winning architect, Warren Lloyd, recently took second place in the AIA Awards. He specializes in sustainable design and historic preservation projects across the Wasatch Front as well as in the Puget Sound area.
 
 
The Westgate Lofts are conveniently located within walking distance of … (11 comments)

salt lake city: Sundance Film Festival - Part Deux - You Better Get This Party Started! - 01/16/09 04:00 PM
  Part  Deux - Navigating The Festival


                                                             
  If you are a first time Festival-goer you may find yourself overwhelmed at first. The streets are packed....the shows are sold out.....and the really hot parties are invitation only. What's a newbie at the film festival to do? There are a number of options, if you just learn the ropes. Never fear - I will let you in on a few Festival secrets.
1: Transportation - Don't even think about driving up Main Street. It will be closed to vehicles during the Festival. There really is no decent parking up there … (6 comments)

salt lake city: Hollywood In Utah - Sundance Is Here! - 01/15/09 01:22 PM
Today marks the kick off of the 25th Sundance Film Festival in Park City Utah.  Sundance is the world's largest market place for independent film. Now under the direction of the Sundance Institute, the Festival was founded by the legendary Robert Redford as a venue to showcase independent films.
   Besides being a coming out party for the hottest new filmmaking talent through the Festival's program of documentary, dramatic, and short film,  Festival attendees can experience live music shows, panel discussions with leading filmmakers and industry figures, parties celebrating the Festival community, and more. Sundance runs for ten days and will screen over 100 … (10 comments)

salt lake city: Ski Victoriously! - 01/14/09 07:54 AM

(Grizzly Gulch - Alta Utah - photo courtesy Alta.com) 
It is a bright, sunny 43 degrees in Salt Lake City today! The sun is glinting off the snow crystals. It is incredible! Outside Magazine recently named some of Utah's ski resorts the best ski resorts in North America. The #1 spots went to Alta and Snowbird resorts. Both are located in Little Cottonwood Canyon and only minutes apart. Snowbasin was named #5 and Solitude was named #13. Here are just a few suggestions to make your ski trip to Utah amazing!
Utah Ski Tips (courtesy skiutah.com)
** Show your airline boarding pass … (1 comments)

salt lake city: First Night! - 12/31/08 03:36 PM
It's time for the Countdown, Downtown! The new year is here and this is is your last reminder to join in the First Night celebration with three stages of entertainment on Gallivan Plaza. First Night is the state's biggest and best New Year's celebration and it's right in downtown Salt Lake City. First Night is a family friendly event, with something for everyone.  There is even a circus of fire performers that always proves to be a favorite! The event promotes cultural, ethnic, and artistic diversity. Transportation is available by using Trax. You can ride Trax free on Dec. 31 from 3 p.m. to … (2 comments)

salt lake city: Coats 4 Kids Coat Drive - 12/10/08 03:57 PM

 Coats 4 Kids and Keller Williams Utah Realtors are hosting an open house on Friday, December 12, 2008 from 12:00 - 7:00 p.m. The open house will be held at the Westgate Lofts Condominiums-the latest in renovated loft style residences.  The Westgate Lofts are located at 342 West 200 South near the Gateway Mall in downtown Salt Lake City.  Anyone stopping by the open house to donate a coat will receive a free gift. The purpose of the coat drive is to collect new coats for pre-school and school age children who do not have access to winter coats.
 Coats … (2 comments)

salt lake city: Fat Flake Festival - 11/13/08 03:45 PM
"We are calling out the snow gods and welcoming winter back to the Wasatch" says Jessica Kunzer, spokeswoman for Ski Utah. The Fat Flake Festival is scheduled to kick off this Saturday, November 15 at the Gallivan Center in downtown Salt Lake City. Just one of the highlights of Salt Lake City's Fat Flake Festival is a race around the Gallivan Center in snow boots. (Do we know how to party or what?) Winners of the race will receive a new pair of ski boots! A vintage ski clothing contest promises to be a real hoot. There will be prizes of skis, … (0 comments)

salt lake city: Bikes In The City! - 11/10/08 01:42 AM
If you are considering relocating to Salt Lake City, or are new to the area you may be excited to know that bicycle transportation in Salt Lake City has become much more prevalent! Bikeways have become more plentiful and user friendly. As concern over oil dependence increases, and awareness of health concerns and air pollution is more in the forefront the time has come to consider alternatives. Salt Lake City is putting the bicycle back in the life cycle. The completion of the trail that connects the Jordan River Parkway and the Bonneville Shoreline trail makes a great city wide ride! … (0 comments)

salt lake city: The Heat Is On! - 11/09/08 03:50 PM
How much do you know about Geothermal energy?  Yeah, me too! With all the talk about going green creeping into the real estate world, Geothermal energy is a term we are bound to hear more and more about. Here's to taking our "green" education a step further!
I have recently been marketing a new condo project that has been created in a renovated building. In learning about the project I was told that the developer had tapped into an underground water source to create Geothermal energy in the new development. Having heard the term, but not being well versed on the topic, I … (0 comments)

salt lake city: Salt Lake City Green - 11/09/08 02:54 PM

Salt Lake City Green! What is it? Salt Lake City Green is arguably the most comprehensive municipal environmental initiative in the nation. This exciting program is an effort to preserve and sustain our most precious natural resources. 'The program has brought Salt Lake City to the forefront in national and international environmental leadership.' SLC Green has already received many awards!
Started in  2001, the 'Green' program is committed to smart growth principles. SLC green promotes transit and pedestrian-oriented development. It even includes a new ordinance to promote walkable communities. The program also seeks to encourage water conservation and reduce greenhouse gas … (0 comments)

 
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