Today: September 01, 2015

Work Out Like a Warrior – Trainer Zone Fitness




After a wake-up call with his own weight gain, Tom Vidal hired a personal trainer. Now owner of Trainer Zone Fitness in Sandy, Utah, Tom draws on his training as a U.S. Marine to construct unique, challenging, and effective workouts for his clients. Read More

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Things to Know about Social Security at 80: Overhaul Time?

Social Security turns 80 on Friday, and the massive retirement and disability program is showing its age.

Social Security’s disability fund is projected to run dry next year. The retirement fund has enough money to pay full benefits until 2035. But once the fund is depleted, the shortfalls are projected to be enormous. Read More

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Salt Lake Bees – Speaking on Business




This Triple-A baseball team plays on a field that has been credited as the best view in baseball. Not only can fans enjoy the entertainment of taking in a Bees game, the facilities also serve as a venue for corporate parties and events. Read More

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Can US Housing Industry’s Comeback Endure? The Outlook Dims

The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home sales will finally help drive an economic expansion now in its seventh year.

Or will it?

Signs are emerging that housing’s momentum may be destined to falter in coming months. Analysts note that some of the key foundations needed to sustain a brisk pace of home-buying in the long run appear to be missing. Read More

Dancing Moose Montessori – Speaking on Business




Dr. Joyce Sibbett, executive director of Dancing Moose Montessori School, has a deep dedication to creating the perfect atmosphere for children so they can learn with an engaged and active brain. There are two locations with over 60 staff. Read More

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From Rents to Haircuts, Americans Start to Feel Price Hikes

Apartment rents are up. So are prices for restaurant meals, haircuts, gym memberships and a cup of coffee.

For American consumers who have become used to flat or even falling prices for several years, an unfamiliar sight has emerged in many corners of the economy: Inflation is ticking up. Read More

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Economic Update: Common Core State Standards




One way to improve our students’ knowledge and capabilities is to implement the Common Core State Standards which encourage more effectual learning and help teachers develop students’ abilities to analyze and apply skills to real world problems. Read More

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5 Things from Annual Check-Up for Social Security, Medicare

Looking at the big picture, the financial health of Social Security and Medicare doesn’t appear to have worsened.

Wednesday’s annual check-up found that Social Security’s retirement trust fund has enough money to pay full benefits until 2035, a year later than previously projected. Read More