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Community Happenings

Read up on recent local events.

Adrian Paul takes the opportunity that life gave him

Adrian Paul spoke at Salt Lake Comic Con 2013
William Shatner, left, and Marina Sirtis

FanX 2014 in photos: Thursday, April 17 (Day 1)

See what "Globe" photographer Jimmie Breedlove discovered on the the opening day of FanXperience in this exclusive photo gallery.
Advocates and protestors gather outside the state Capitol

Hundreds protest Utah bills aiming to restrict gender-affirming health care for minors

Hundreds of demonstrators rallied at the Utah State Capitol on Tuesday to protest a series of bills aimed at restricting gender-affirming health care for transgender youth.
Matrons of Mayhem group photo

As pandemic drags on, drag kings and queens continue performing online

Many entertainers switched to livestreaming during the pandemic to stay connected with fans and allies.
Jeremy Renner with the Reese family

Cancer-stricken toddler spends time with her favorite superhero

FanX organizers arranged a special visit between Kenzie Reese and actor Jeremy Renner.
The History and Culture of Video Games panel

Salt Lake Comic Con 2013: photos from Day 3

Sept. 7, 2013 brought the first Salt Lake Comic Con to an epic close. With the Salt Palace Convention Center packed to capacity, "Globe" photographer James Nguyen captured some of the fun on the final day.
Ariel dress by Sara Thompson

Fashion student reveals inspiration behind Comic Con costume

Sara Thompson shares her love for cosplay and fashion in this exclusive Globe interview.
Marilei and Julio Puentes at FanX

He Said She Said: FanX Diary

The He Said She Said duo attended all three days of FanX. In their latest column, the pair share their FanXperience in diary form.
LUW conference

League of Utah Writers comes to SLCC

The League of Utah Writers held their annual spring conference at Taylorsville Redwood Campus.

Film screenings celebrate people of all abilities

SLCC screened two films to show that individuals with disabilities can overcome great challenges.
Crowded Comic Con floor

Salt Lake Comic Con 2013: photos from Day 1

'Globe' photographer James Nguyen captured the first day of activities at Salt Lake Comic Con 2013.
Pumpkinhead sign requiring masks

Haunted houses in the age of COVID-19

It may not be exactly the same as years past, but many of Utah’s Halloween favorites are still open, including Nightmare on 13th and the Haunted Forest.