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Registrar Of Voters Prepares 2015 Mailings

It is anticipated Sample Ballot booklets will begin to be mailed to voters on Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015.

October 06, 2015 | | Local News

Arne Duncan to step down as Education secretary after 7 years of aggressive and controversial policy

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Education Secretary Arne Duncan announced on Friday that he would be stepping down at the end of the year. Obama's longest-serving ...

October 06, 2015 | Eric Schulzke Deseret News | Education

This reviled retirement scheme was outlawed a century ago — some want to bring it back

Imagine buying into a retirement savings pool in which you bet you’ll live longer than the other investors. As you get older and your ...

October 06, 2015 | Daniel Bendtsen Deseret News | BUSINESS NEWS

Have You Seen This? Spin landing a seaplane

THE WATER — Flying a plane takes a lot of practice. Landing a plane takes even more practice and landing a seaplane just seems insane to ...

October 06, 2015 | John Clyde | ENTERTAINMENT

It's time for candidates to make simplification of tax code an issue

In 2008, Timothy Geithner was nominated for U.S. secretary of the Treasury. He was voted in by the U.S. Senate, and served from ...

October 06, 2015 | John Hoffmire Deseret News | Other Views

4 things to consider for optimizing interest rates

Recently, some friends were perplexed because they thought their credit was in good shape, yet they ended up paying a higher interest rate on their ...

October 06, 2015 | Larry Friis Deseret News | BUSINESS NEWS

High school drops football, replaces it with soccer for homecoming

Students at Maplewood Richmond Heights High School in Missouri will gather at the stadium for a homecoming game, but the ball will be round, not ...

October 06, 2015 | Eric Schulzke Deseret News | Education

Warehouse clubs: Where to find the savings

If consumers treated trips to the dentist the way they approach outings to warehouse clubs such as Costco and Sam’s Club, they’d all ...

October 05, 2015 | Jeff Wuorio Deseret News | BUSINESS NEWS

Students Share Impact Of Scholarships

As volunteers in the One Purpose Scholarship came together recently to report their fundraising progress for the campaign, Luke Gonzales was among the One Purpose ...

October 05, 2015 | | Local News

Why some employers are deciding the best job candidates don't need a college degree

The United Kingdom wing of the Ernst & Young accounting firm recently announced that it will no longer require college degrees starting in 2016, relying instead ...

October 05, 2015 | Eric Schulzke Deseret News | Education

Principal turnover continues to plague schools, as principals are asked to perform multiple roles

Spurred by escalating pressures for performance and a multitude of job demands in a high stress environment, principals are quitting the job at unprecedented rates ...

October 05, 2015 | Eric Schulzke Deseret News | Education

Have You Seen This? Mascot dance battle

THE LOCKER ROOM — Fear of mascots is a real thing. It’s called Masklophobia — a genuine, diagnosable condition that causes the sufferer to be afraid ...

October 05, 2015 | Angela Treasure | ENTERTAINMENT

Is 'The Martian' right for kids?

The Matt Damon fueled, love-letter-to-science movie, “The Martian,” will be hitting theaters this weekend, much to the delight of sci-fi fans around the globe.

October 05, 2015 | Travis Poppleton | ENTERTAINMENT

6 simple ways to tackle tough household chores

After walking into the house from a long day at work, you can’t even begin to think about the mess that lies before you.

October 05, 2015 | Megan Marsden Christensen | News Briefs

Stockpile board game creates fun with finance

Board games about economics are tough to create because finance is not the most exciting theme to design a game around. However, once in a ...

October 05, 2015 | Ryan Morgenegg Deseret News | ENTERTAINMENT

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8 quality quotes to jumpstart your productivity

How much do you accomplish in one day? According to recent studies, we aren't accomplishing as much as we used to. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that overall national productivity dropped to 105.57 Index Points in the first quarter of 2015. That’s a decrease of over one full point from the last quarter of 2014.

August 25, 2015 | Tim Torkildson FamilyShare | BUSINESS NEWS

GOP candidates scramble to distinctions and base appeal at education summit

Chris Christie is still swinging; Ohio Gov. John Kasich changed his mind after 20 years; and Jeb Bush wants to privatize everything. Those are some of the highlights from New Hampshire where Republican presidential hopefuls flocked this week to answer questions at an economic summit sponsored by journalist-turned-education reformer Campbell Brown.

August 25, 2015 | Eric Schulzke Deseret News | Education

Many people work because they want to, not just need to, survey shows

Shortly before our first child was born, my wife and I sat down to discuss our future work plans. We were both newspaper reporters then, but she was about to start a new career as a stay-at-home mom.

August 25, 2015 | Greg Kratz Deseret News | BUSINESS NEWS

Most-quotable movies for your family

Movies have a way of influencing our everyday life, especially when they include memorable lines. We at understand that there are times when only a movie quote can express your true feelings, so we’ve come up with a list of movies that are sure to have an expression for every occasion. And if you consider yourself a movie buff, there’s a good chance you’ve used these before.

August 25, 2015 | Sarah Bringhurst | ENTERTAINMENT

Denham Hosts Military Academy Info Night

U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) will hold a United States Military Academy Information Night on Tuesday, Aug. 25. The event will take place from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Big Valley Christian High School in Modesto and give students interested in applying to one of the United States military academies an overview of the nomination process.

August 25, 2015 | | Local News

Moral deficits in donations: a case for anonymous giving

Anonymous giving is something we rarely talk about. Some might argue the nature of the topic makes it elusive; it is intrinsically invisible. Another reason we skirt around the topic is because some would prefer to not give anonymously, and to point it out is awkward.

August 25, 2015 | John Hoffmire Deseret News | Other Views

How can women, families move past the grief of miscarriage?

For many women, the road to delivering a healthy baby is interrupted by loss and struggle. Miscarriages can take away a baby whose life felt so close to its mother.

August 24, 2015 | Celeste Tholen Rosenlof KSL | News Briefs

McNerney Hosts California Drought Forum

Recognizing that we need to look at different approaches and partnerships to respond to California's historic drought, including advancing crucial technological, scientific, and energy solutions, Congressman Jerry McNerney will host a California Drought Solutions Forum in Stockton. Open to the public, the forum will feature experts and voices that include farmers, water technology innovators, policy makers, federal and state government, academia, and others.

August 24, 2015 | | Local News

Think your child's extracurricular activity is expensive? Try raising a ballerina

Children’s extracurricular activities can be absurdly expensive, but a new FiveThirtyEight analysis has found that few are costlier than ballet.

August 24, 2015 | Omar Etman Deseret News | BUSINESS NEWS

7 reasons you should homeschool your kids

Another school year is just getting started. If you are dreading sending your kids back to school, maybe now is a good time to consider homeschooling. Educating kids at home has come with some stigma in the past, but in recent years, homeschooling has had a face-lift.

August 23, 2015 | Lisa Robbins FamilyShare | Education

World's highest paid actors and actresses

TINSELTOWN — Forbes released its list of the highest paid actors and actresses this year, and the numbers are staggering. Well, maybe not, considering we knew these people were paid by the boat load. Nonetheless, these are serious numbers.

August 23, 2015 | John Clyde KSL | ENTERTAINMENT

Why some states can and others can't desegregate schools

Despite more than a half century court rulings and federal laws mandating integrated schools, American schools remain racially segregated.

August 23, 2015 | Omar Etman Deseret News | Education

Vintage TV series ‘The Rebel’ makes its DVD debut this week

A vintage Western series is on DVD for the first time, along with the latest seasons of “Mike & Molly” and the NCIS shows.

August 23, 2015 | Chris Hicks Deseret News | ENTERTAINMENT

Columbia College Earns Fire Academy Accreditation

The California State Board of Fire Services has unanimously approved the accreditation of the Columbia College Fire Academy. Shane Warner, Fire Technology Program Coordinator at Columbia College, with the support of Columbia College´s administration, industry advisors, Department of Forestry and Fire Protection - Office of the State Fire Marshal, CAL FIRE, and other local and state fire agencies played a major role in helping the Fire Academy to obtain this prestigious accreditation.

August 22, 2015 | | Local News

Bond Oversight Committee Seeks Members

The Yosemite Community College District (YCCD) Board of Trustees is seeking applications from qualified individuals interested in serving on the YCCD Measure E Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee (CBOC).

August 21, 2015 | | Local News

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