A dog pond to go along with the dog park at Quinn's Junction and donation boxes for winter trails grooming were considered at the City's Recreation Advisory board study session with the city council last week. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
On this episode of The Mountain Life, Lynn and Tim kicked off the show with a visit from Laurie Moldawer, founder of the Park City Culinary Institute. The organization gained accreditation in April and will begin issuing degrees and diplomas this fall. Additional courses are being added and enrollment is now open. Sisters Lindsay and Lexi Kite then joined the show to talk about Beauty Redefined, their project to help people deal with body image issues.
The KPCW Summer Pledge Drive continues through Friday and on this episode of The Mountain Life, Lynn and Tim spoke with Kathy Volz, General Manager and Josh Carr, Membership Director of Park Meadows Country Club. Park Meadows is an underwriter of the show and they updated Lynn, Tim and the audience on all that is new with Park Meadows as well encouraging their customers to support KPCW.
On this episode, Lynn and Tim spoke with Dr. David Casarett, a physician and researcher who joined the show to talk about the new book Shocked: Adventures In Bringing Back The Recently Dead. It's a chronicle of his exploration of cutting edge resuscitation....from suspended animation to cryonics, even crowd sourced resuscitation. Gretchen Reynolds, a contributor to the New York Times blog Well, then joined the show to talk about the relative upsides of short, intensive workouts versus longer, slower activities.
On this episode of KPCW's The Mountain Life, hosts Tim Henney and Lynn Ware Peek spoke with Dr. Troy Flanagan, High Performance Director at The USSA Center Of Excellence about the new age of individualized training of Olympic hopefuls and their session on the new Nordic Treadmill. Whitney Kozlowski, the creative force behind Basin Recreation's Power Hour, then joined the show to talk about the program and how it came about. Sessions continue twice daily on Monday, Wednesday and Friday at Matt Knoop Memorial Park.
Hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney started today's episode with a conversation with a group of accomplished runners and their parents. These kids have set world records and can tick off a 5K in about 16 minutes - some of them actually beat Tim Henney during the annual 4th Of July Fun Run. Next up, they spoke with Zelda La Grange, author of Good Morning Mr. Mandela. She was Nelson Mandela's long-time personal assistant and honorary "grand daughter".
The consensus of Park City Council Thursday night was, to say the least, not supportive on vinyl siding, says Council Member Tim Henney. Henney told KPCW Friday that no housing material is problem-free, but vinyl is, on the spectrum, one of the worst choices. Rick Brough has more.
The Park City Council, meeting last night approved an Affordable Housing Plan for the Park City Heights development near Quinn's Junction. Council member Tim Henney said it's the first step in a process that they will review and ajust yearly. Right now, he said the residential units are market-driven, within a so-called "bandwidth" of affordable pricing. Rick Brough has more.
Tim Henney and guest co-host Chris Cherniak started off today's show with a conversation with Paul Greenberg, author of American Catch - The Fight For Our Local Seafood. Dr. Ariel Ford, a clinical psychologist, then joined the show to talk about her combination of Western science and Eastern thought in her practice. Finally, Leslie Miller joined the show to talk about a University Of Utah sponsored environmental symposium called Reimagine Western Landscapes.
Lynn & Tim were joined this week by Dr. Cary Sennett, President & CEO of the Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America. They talked about a new report from the CDC detailing declining asthma rates in the US as well as tips for managing the condition, etc. Todd Hageman, technical director for the Tour of Utah also joined the show to talk about Kamas being a stop on the next Tour, coming in August. Katie Stellpflug, owner of Artique, also joined the show to talk about the Tour - she is on the local organizing committee.