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Living Garden to Honor Influential

The Taylorsville City Leisure, Activities, Recreation and Parks Committee is instituting a “Remember Me” Garden as a living tribute to honor deceased individuals who contributed to the community.

Sweethearts Ball: Giving Seniors a Reason to Dance

Pink and red paper hearts hung from the ceiling, an Elvis impersonator sang classic love songs and the delicious smell of orange chicken filled the gymnasium of the Taylorsville Senior Center.

Beautiful Pinwheels Prevent Ugly Abuse

Taylorsville residents will plant over 650 blue pinwheels in the lawn outside Taylorsville City Hall on April 2, in hopes of creating a beautiful visual for an ugly subject.

Twenty Years of Taylorsville City: Give the Gift of Service

While Taylorsville is still one of Utah’s newer cities, the area has a great history dating back to 1848, when pioneers Joseph and Susanna Harker crossed over the Jordan River and founded the Taylorsville-Bennion area.

Businesses Mark Their Mark at Taylorsville’s New Hot Spot

For years, many buildings sat vacant and outdated at Redwood and 5400 South. The place looked more like a ghost town than a sweet spot to grab some grub, but within the past year the environment in the area has been changing.

Sandy Resident Invited to Experience Utah Premiere of Elaborate Horse Show

Part horse show, part live theater, part Cirque du Soleil and part concert, Cavalia presents Odysseo in its Utah premiere performance in Sandy.

April is National Library Month

For more information, stop by any of the 18 libraries in the county.

Library Encourages Early Literacy

If it’s a Tuesday morning, you’ll likely find Betty Moore and her two-year-old grandson Sebastian at the Taylorsville branch of the Salt Lake County Library.

Students GEAR UP at Taylorsville High

Students at Taylorsville High have the opportunity to GEAR UP for college.

21-Year-Old Quadriplegic Paints with his Eyes

When Justin Miller was just two years old, he caught a virus that completely paralyzed his body for a week.

 

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