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A New Place For Children To Play in Holladay

Cottonwood Heights Thanksgiving 5K: A 29-Year Tradition

The average American consumes more than 3,000 calories on Thanksgiving Day. With that staggering figure in mind, many individuals choose to combat the increased caloric intake with a bit of pre-feast ...

A New Place For Children To Play in Holladay

Holladay City will soon have its first playground. Currently, there is no playground in any city-owned park. A group of volunteers led by Mayor Rob Dahle and former Mayor Dennis Webb organized the...

Unusual House Swap in Holladay

A transaction that has been in the making for six months involving three parties with three separate lists of needs has finally come to a close. Holladay Mayor Rob Dahle described the deal as a "Win, ...

New Park-and-Ride Lot Coming to Cottonwood Heights

More parking is coming to the base of Big Cottonwood Canyon. The Cottonwood Heights City Council recently approved a contract with Miller Paving to construct a park-and-ride lot to include roughly 50 to 60 parking stalls at the northeast corner of...

Leaves Coming Out Your Ears? Drop 'Em Off

Leaf collection bags, in bundles of 10, are currently available to residents of Holladay and Cottonwood Heights at area libraries, fire stations, recreation facilities and city offices. “We have a limited supply of bags, so we request that people...

Cleanup Planned for Butternut Park

A cleanup is planned by City of Holladay employees and residents who live near Butternut Park on Saturday, Nov. 8. Volunteers are asked to bring trimmers, rakes, gloves and other gardening items from ...

"Highlights From Handel's Messiah:" 23rd Annual Gift to the Community

Once again, the glorious sounds of "Hallelujah," "For Unto Us A Child is Born," "I Know that My Redeemer Liveth" and more will resound through the Olympus High School Performing Arts Center as...

Holladay Arts Council Welcomes New Director

The Holladay Arts Council is preparing for more art- focused community events and has recently welcomed a new director to help guide the way. Margo Richards brings years of volunteer work,...

Mapping Bike Trails in Cottonwood Heights

Recreation is a big deal in Cottonwood Heights. On any given day, bikers, hikers and runners can be found enjoying the beauties of the city and surrounding hills. But knowing what trails connect and what streets have bike lanes or sidewalks is...

Skyline Performing Arts Presents "Hello Dolly!"

It only takes a moment to fall in love with 'Hello Dolly!" -- a classic Broadway musical comedy with music and lyrics written by Jerry Herman, based on the play "The Matchmaker" by Thorton Wilder....

 
 
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