Sunday, May 31, 2020


Moab, UT

69.9 F


    City pursues 0.1% sales tax for recreation, arts, parks

    The MARC is one of several City of Moab entities that could benefit from a 0.1% bump in the Recreation, Art and Parks tax.

    Next contra dance is Feb. 15

    The next contra dance is set for 8 p.m. Feb. 15 at the Moab Arts and Recreation Center. Lessons for beginning dancers start at...

    Next Contra dance is Jan. 25

    The next Contra dance is at 8 p.m. Jan. 25 at the Moab Arts and Recreation Center, organizers say. Lessons for beginning dancers start at 7:30 p.m.

    MARC, Film Commission to host SYFY Movie Nights

    ‘War of the Worlds’ first up on Feb. 7 The HG Wells classic, “War of the Worlds” is...

    Calliope of color

    Thousands of lights create a wonderland of color at the Moab Arts & Recreation Center just days before the longest night of the year, the winter solstice on Dec. 21. The MARC plays host to a few remaining...

    MARC hosts holiday events; free movie screening Friday

    A free screening of “American Bistro” can be enjoyed Friday at Star Hall. Photo courtesy of Gravitas Ventures

    Swing your partner

    A contra dance will be held Saturday, Nov. 23 at the Moab Arts and Rec. Center at 8 p.m. There will be lessons for beginning dancers starting at 7:30 p.m. Live music will be by the Moab Community Dance Band with Peg Harty, dance caller.

    Tales of Trails: Dominguez Canyon offers wilderness, hikes, history

    Little Dominguez Canyon near Grand Junction, Colorado, was home to prehistoric Native Americans and a homesteading family that raised peaches there....

    Free Fishing Day is June 6

    If you’d like to catch a fish in Utah’s beautiful outdoors — while social distancing, of course — but you don’t have a fishing license, Free Fishing Day on Saturday, June 6, is the perfect opportunity to give it a try.

    Leaving Guatemala

    I selected “send me where I’m needed most,” my desire to immerse myself in another country’s culture not affixed to any location in particular.

    City cuts jobs to bridge huge tax loss

    These steps are in addition to cuts made March 13 when 60 part-time employees were terminated.