"Utah, host of the Sundance Film Festival and an annual Llama Fest, has something else to add to its list of things residents can look forward to: It’s poised to become the best state in the country to live in.
The state ranked highest across 13 forward-looking categories that show it will be the best place to live in the future ...." Read more ...
Study: Utah's the most generous state.
"Utah is the most generous state, and New Hampshire the least -- that is, according to a new data on philanthropy and religion.
The more religious a state’s residents, the more generous they were with their discretionary income, a study released Monday by the Chronicle of Philanthopy reported.
After Utah, the most-generous states were Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee and South Carolina. The least generous, second to New Hampshire, were Maine, Vermont, Massachusetts and Rhode Island."
~ Los Angeles Times