Connect, Entertainment, Social Justice

Anote’s Ark & climate justice warriors at Sundance Film Festival

Courtesy of Sundance Institute Imagine if you were burdened with this news: Your entire country will be completely uninhabitable within this century due to rising sea levels. All y …

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On the Cover: February 2018

“Eternal Companion” by Lucia Heffernan. Anthropomorphism, a common theme in Lucia Heffernan’s work where she combines Trompe l’Oeil techniques and uses animals as characters, tells …

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Slightly Off Center: CES Excess

As a kid, I never wanted a pony; I wanted a robot. As proof that we never really grow up, one of my life goals has been to go to the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. I …

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Environews: February 2018

Environmental news from around the state and the West. “Local control” a sneaky strategy to kill environmental protection Republican politicians and the Trump Administration are tr …

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Astrology

Chinese Astrology: The Year of the Dog

The tail-wagging, lovable and loyal dog, man’s best friend, will be jumping into all of our lives and laps on February 16, 2018 for the Chinese New Year. This will be a year filled …

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Health

Refinery Row

Though unattractive, the century-old refineries to the north of Salt Lake are more than pulling their weight regarding air quality improvements and emissions reductions. When it co …

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Environmental Politics, Politics

Legislative Watch: Your Voice Counts

No squeak, no oil. Call today. It’s February, and the 2018 Legislative Session is in full swing. Here are a few bills we at HEAL Utah are working to support. These are bills we bel …

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Community, Politics

Making Utah’s Electoral Districts Whole Again

Better Boundaries is the answer. It took over an hour for the crowd of 2,000 to get into the West High auditorium for Representative Chris Stewart’s first town meeting after last N …

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Connect, Think

Environews: Beware! Utah Legislature in Session

The 2018 General Session of the Utah Legislature runs from January 22 to March 8, 2018. Here’s what you need to do: 1) find out who represents you and know how to contact them http …

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Connect, Enjoy, Entertainment

Movies to see at Sundance 2018

Genesis 2.0 / Courtesy of Sundance Institute One hundred and ten feature-length films were selected for the 2018 Sundance Film Festival. These films (selected from 13,468) represen …

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Connect, Health

Breathing Stories: Utah voices for clean air

In the 2017 State of the Air report, the American Lung Association ranked Salt Lake City’s air quality as the sixth worst in the nation, giving Utah as a whole an “F” for ozone and …

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Astrology

Integration and Preparation

Your astrological path for 2018. Transitional is the key word for 2018. It’s a year of integration, a threshold moment where past, present and future meet to create what happens ne …

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Slightly Off Center: January 2018

For a dancer. Trigger warning: this might make you cry. It made me cry writing it, but it was a joyful cathartic cry. On December 6, our 18-pound 14.5-year-old package of fury, att …

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