Park City

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Dozens of Nelly fans were escorted out of the Park City Live music venue Saturday night because the number of people in the hall exceeded city fire and building codes.  Carolyn Murray has this:

50 Local Athletes To Compete In Pyeongchang

Feb 2, 2018
YSA Athletes

The Youth Sports Alliance plans to track 50 Park City athletes as they compete in a variety of winter sports at the Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The organization was established as a 2002 Winter Olympics legacy program to increase the number of kids participating in winter sports.  Carolyn Murray has this:

Pretty much everyone in our mountainous region knows that the 23rd Winter Olympics launch next week in Pyeongchang, South Korea.  But if you're one of the many who have never heard the story of how the Olympics came to Utah in 2002, you might want to attend a free presentation on the topic next Monday evening at the Jim Santy Auditorium.  Rick Brough has details:

Julie Eihausen, a Park City School Board member since January 2015, is vacating her seat early as the school district faces significant staff turnover and financial issues. Carolyn Murray has this:

Park City Institute Looking For A New Home

Jan 30, 2018

This is the 20th season at the George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Center for the Performing Arts. The Park City Institute schedules the center and uses it as home base.  However, in the last 10 years, they’ve has searched for a new location so they can expand program offerings.  The Treasure Hill development may have held some potential for a new center, but now that's off the table. Carolyn Murray has more on this:

Anne Lamott returns to the Eccles Center on Saturday.  She’s an author, TED speaker, teacher and political activist.  Her books are mostly autobiographical, non-fiction works.  A quick internet search of her quotes shows thousands of results.  Carolyn Murray has this:

On the heels of another successful happening, Trevor Groth, director of programming for the Sundance Film Festival, announced he's leaving the organization after a 25-year stint.  Rick Brough has more:

During the award ceremony for the 2018 Sundance Film Festival, held Saturday night at the Basin Recreation Fieldhouse, dozens of people took to the podium to accept their honors.  Winners shared moments that were heartfelt, funny or just ecstatic, as Rick Brough reports:

The major award winners for the 2018 Sundance Film Festival included a dramatic piece about so-called conversion therapy and a documentary about a man fighting child slavery.  Rick Brough has more:

The Park City Museum is hosting a book signing event this Friday for a new volume featuring the work of Pop Jenks, the renowned local photographer whose images chronicled decades of life in the town... before ski resorts.  Rick Brough has more: