LDS Church makes unprecedented contribution to the Utah Pride Center
This donation came as a surprise to many, especially in the aftermath of the recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage, which is in direct opposition to the LDS Church’s doctrine of marriage.
When your kids don’t play sports, it’s not the end of the world
Parenting is already hard, but it’s even harder when we try to force our children into a specific niche based on our own desires or beliefs, be it a sexual orientation, religious belief, or career choice.
Album Review: With “The Monsanto Years,” Neil Young once again gives the finger
The only thing missing is Hugh Grant and Robert Shapiro hanging from upside-down crosses. Prepare yourself for a rambling folk-rock odyssey replete with political one-liners and corporate condemnation.
Healthy Recipe of the Week: Aztec Salad
This Aztec Salad is a visual feast! The rainbow of color found in this delicious salad's ingredients provides an abundance of nutrients that are essential for building a strong, healthy immune system.
Weekend Events Guide "Get some culture"
Events and culture from your events and culture source, The Independent. From the Kayenta Street Painting Festival to the Southern Utah Culinary Arts Festival and beyond, find all you weekend events in The Independent's Event Calendar, includes Mesquite, Nevada Events.
- LOCAL WORSHIP GUIDE: Spiritual and religious gatherings in southern Utah A guide to spiritual and religious gatherings in southern Utah.
- Deal of the Day: Buy one lunch or dinner, get the second at half-price Don Pedro's menus still consist of the original, family-created recipes that the local communities have come to love and demand. Start your night off with a fresh margarita and full selection of cocktails and appetizers.
- The Back Page Advertise in "The Back Page" of The Independent. Support the Saint George Utah news, events and culture source you can trust.
- The Independent July 2015 (.PDF) ON THE COVER: Utah Shakespeare Festival, Local author and rancher holds symposium and book signing, Tuacahn's "When You Wish," and The Nook: A unique boutique!