IT IS EASY BEING GREEN!

IT IS EASY BEING GREEN!

Semis glide past regulations   By Naïma Hill Not only do we have to battle immense traffic, potholes and constant construction on our Dallas roads, we have to do it all smashed amidst huge diesel trucks. I worry about the emissions from my car, but every time I’m near the gigantic trucks, I peer over, […]

Youth could prevail in NFC

By David Mullen This could be the year the Dallas Cowboys really make a difference in building the future of the franchise. They are young, talented and look like a different team than last year. And despite competing in the same division as the defending World Champion Philadelphia Eagles, they could surprise. At least they […]

FOR THE LOVE OF THE ANIMALS

FOR THE LOVE OF THE ANIMALS

Five ways to help your dog shine at the groomer  By Dr. Beth Leermakers With a house full of short-haired dogs, I can’t remember the last time I took a dog to a groomer. My dogs usually get their nails trimmed at the vet clinic, and I occasionally spray them down with the hose after […]

Raining worms!

By Nancy Black   It first happened after the nighttime storm we had a few weeks ago. When I went outside to sit at my patio table the next morning, it was covered in these itty bitty, teeny tiny, wiggling worms. Seriously, they were smaller than a cup cake’s candy sprinkles. And they weren’t just […]

Peter Pan presents pumpkins

Peter Pan presents pumpkins

The Arboretum autumn festival has been named one of “the best pumpkin picking experiences in the country” by TripAdvisor and “One of The World’s 15 Most Breathtaking Gardens” by Architectural Digest. This year, the Dallas Arboretum’s festival highlights “The Adventures in Neverland,” featuring scenes from the beloved book, Peter and Wendy, Sept. 22 to Nov. […]

NORTH TEXAS GIVING DAY

NORTH TEXAS GIVING DAY

Dallas Academy offers unique learning tools   North Texas Giving Day is turning 10 years old and there is a lot to celebrate, including the many White Rock Lake area nonprofits. One of these nonprofits, Dallas Academy, is participating for its third year. Many in the East Dallas community are aware of the presence of […]

Author’s goal? Fostering a desire to read!

Author’s goal? Fostering a desire to read!

By Gigi Ekstrom Lakehill Preparatory School students in kindergarten through eighth grade are in for a unique experience on Sept. 21, when award-winning author Josh Funk pays a special visit to the school.   Funk is the author of several children’s picture books, including the Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast series, How to Code […]

East Dallas prepares for Queen’s arrival

East Dallas prepares for Queen’s arrival

Burger royalty is on the horizon. East Dallas residents will soon have one of the only Dairy Queens within the Dallas city limits right down the road from their homes. Normally found on freeway access roads or in the center of small towns across the country, the new Dairy Queen location is at the intersection […]

WHITE ROCK CONSERVANCY

WHITE ROCK CONSERVANCY

Local lake photo contest open to all The White Rock Conservancy is now accepting submissions for its 2018 Photo Contest.  They are looking for striking images of wildlife, the wooded areas, architecture/structures, and the lake/bays.  These images may show animal behavior, portraits of wildlife in their natural habitat, plant life, natural landscapes, weather, or people […]

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