Rowers caught in middle of controversy

Rowers caught in middle of controversy

By Sujata Dand White Rock Lake is calm on this Friday afternoon. The sun beats down on the young women’s varsity team as they practice for their next regatta. The cadence of the oars hitting the water is even. The White Rock Rowing boat is set. But, all it takes is one rower to be […]

Tree Foundation bringing tiny homes to market

By Amity Thoams Dallas’ favorite all-local farmers market — Good Local Markets — celebrates Earth Day on April 7 from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at the White Rock Farmers Market (9150 Garland Road). Market patrons are invited to tour Tiny Houses from Indigo River Tiny Homes, a local tiny house builder. Texas Tree Foundation is sponsoring […]

Pork Chops with Blueberry Mostarda

6 (1-inch thick) pork chops 2 cups blueberries 1/4 cup firmly packed light brown sugar 2 tablespoons dry white wine 2 tablespoons white wine vinegar 3 tablespoons whole grain mustard Salt and pepper Heat grill to medium high. Season pork chops with salt and pepper. In a saucepan, combine 1 1/2 cups blueberries with the […]

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Free Loaders to play Bugs & Brews fest

Free Loaders to play Bugs & Brews fest

By Melissa Gonzalez Serenity Events, the promotional events arm of Granada Theater and Sundown at Granada, is hosting the ​3rd annual Bugs & Brews festival​ at ​Sundown at Granada ​on Sunday, ​April 22. This year, get a real taste of New Orleans right here on Lower Greenville, with all sorts of authentic NOLA-style foods to […]

‘Ready Player One’ must see for nerds of action flicks

‘Ready Player One’ must see for nerds of action flicks

By Chic DiCiccio There are moments during “Ready Player One” that remind you just how groundbreaking and fun a Steven Spielberg movie can be. There are also moments that feel like the now 71-year old Spielberg is grasping at nostalgia straws while saying “how do you do, fellow kids” over and over. However, a movie […]

Grand estates part of 2018 Home Tour

Grand estates part of 2018 Home Tour

By Alyson Black For the first time in its 13th year history, the White Rock Home Tour has added a bonus home to its line-up and has also branched out to a very special home in Garland. This year’s White Rock Home Tour (WRHT) will now showcase four mid-century modern homes and three modern new […]

Vol. 9, No. 41

March 20 – 12:42 a.m. 9600 Block, Forest Ln. (75243) Aggravated Robbery of an Individual: The suspect stole the complainant’s property at gunpoint. March 20 – 8:29 a.m. 11600 Block, Kilkirk Ln. (75228) Burglary of a Residence: An unknown suspect broke into the complainant’s garage and opened boxes. March 20 – 12:07 p.m. 9700 Block, […]

How to make billions!

By Nancy Black Eureka! I did it! I figured out how to make billions of dollars with one single swipe. You wanna know the secret? You charge a fee for doing nothing. Remember how the classic TV show “Seinfeld” was about “nothing”? Same goes for this fee. It’s for nothing. But, if you charge every […]

Couple are always where they want to be

Couple are always where they want to be

Serena Runyon Farmer is someone who epitomizes the best of social networking. She could be a poster face for Facebook (FB). From her epicurean dishes to gastronomic desserts, “Chef Serena” is a Bryan Adams High School (BA) 1967 alumna with a flair for the culinary arts. At her recent 50th BA reunion, her friends’ faces […]