“With four kids in sports we have a lot of shoes everywhere — I was frustrated,” Danielle George said. “People donated to DJ when he was growing up, allowing him to stay in sports, which kept him out of trouble. We knew there was a need.”
Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water, Desert Star Playhouse sets sail with “Pirates of the Scaribbean: Yo Ho Ho and a Bottle of Fun!”
Tucked away in a Draper neighborhood sits Mehraban Wetlands Park (898 East Riparian Drive) and within it is Sunset Pond. The pond was man-made for the purpose of offering a connection to nature and an opportunity for urban fishing.
“I personally am grateful for each one being willing to put their good names forward, as a way for residents who pay that extra money to have a say in how it’s spent,” Mayor Troy Walker said to those who were appointed to represent residents of the TRSSD.
For the second year in a row, the Draper Police Department invited local fifth-grade students to enter an artwork contest to design the department’s 2014 holiday card.
Hundreds gathered to watch as Draper Mayor Troy Walker led the festivities and the park was illuminated with over 1 million Christmas lights.
Blue and red lights flash atop a 10-foot tree in the lobby of City Hall that honors the late Sgt. Derek Johnson who was killed in the line of duty Sept. 1, 2013 in Draper.
“Let’s…Make…A…Deal!” Those are the iconic words that Draper resident David Wright will never forget, after he and his friends embarked on a California road trip to be studio audience members on the popular game show.
It’s a bit like standing on the edge of a small cliff as you look down at what’s been excavated in preparation for the new 21,500-square-foot police wing addition.
“They’ve asked for a greater level of transparency in how we do the budget. This will allow us to track all the time spent in the district, the equipment used. We’re trying to make it as easy as possible for the people to understand."