Masons honor Edwards for love of East Dallas

Masons honor Edwards for love of East Dallas

For her long and outstanding contributions to East Dallas, Edwin J. Kiest Masonic Lodge #1310 presented Judy Edwards (pictured above, second from left) with the 2018 Community Builder Award. The award was created to enable a Lodge to recognize outstanding non-Masons who have distinguished themselves through their service to the community and have followed the […]

Stroke survivor explores cold wax ‘unpainting’

Stroke survivor explores cold wax ‘unpainting’

By Pam Massar July brings artist Lis Adams Reed to Dutch Art Gallery with her solo show “Magical Mystery Tour” of cold wax SoulScapes. Cold wax is a clear medium with the consistency of “canned frosting.” Painting in layers, Reed essentially covers up one finished painting after another, then decides when it’s time to “unpaint” […]

Waste water threatening local wildlife

Waste water threatening local wildlife

From Staff Reports The City of Dallas Park and Recreation Department alerted lake partners on Monday they can resume normal operations. On, June 27, lake users were instructed to cease all water recreation activities, including use of the dog park launch, until further notice due to a sewage leak, which began in Plano. The North […]

Cops, cakes hoping to help Special Olympics

Le Gourmet Baking offers this patriotic white cake with cream cheese frosting and fresh berries for July 4th celebrations. A portion of the proceeds from each cake sold prior to July 4th is being donated to the Special Olympics of Texas, the world’s largest sports organization for people with intellectual disabilities, which the Highland Park […]

Staying cool is a matter of survival

By Sara Newberry Ah, summer! We have already had more than a couple of days of temperatures in the triple digits. While I love air conditioning and ice water, sometimes I need a treat to take more of the edge off of the temperatures. Lucky for me, there are numerous options for frozen treats nearby. […]

Paradox of Liberty tells story of Jefferson’s slaves

By Becky Mayad A groundbreaking and widely acclaimed exhibition with a powerful message, Slavery at Jefferson’s Monticello: Paradox of Liberty is coming to the African American Museum, Dallas at Fair Park from Sept. 22-Dec. 31. Dallas will be the first city to host the updated touring exhibition, which brings to life the story of slavery […]

Del Toro ‘oozes quiet menace’ in ‘Sicario: Day of Soldado’

By Chic DiCiccio When the credits rolled in 2015’s “Sicario,” there couldn’t have been many people thinking they couldn’t wait for the sequel. That borderline perfect crime thriller wrapped up its story and the characters, while intriguing, had a sense of finality. When the news broke that “Sicario: Day of the Soldado” was moving forward, […]


Fri 6/29 Antoine de St-Exupery, b. 1900 Bernard Hermann, b. 1911 Slim Pickens, b. 1919 Gary Busey, b. 1944 Amanda Donohoe, b. 1962 1891 – Nat’l Forest Service organized. 1956 – Fed’l Interstate Hwy system OKed. Sat 6/30 Lena Horne, b. 1917 Susan Hayward, b. 1919 David Alan Grier, b. 1955 Vincent D’Onofrio, b. 1959 […]

Dallas sports teams building futures

By David Mullen June and July may be remembered as the two months that re-established the Dallas Mavericks as viable contenders in future years in the NBA, got the Dallas Stars enough firepower to get back into the Stanley Cup race and when the Texas Rangers began a full-fledged youth movement. These months could change […]

Vol. 10, No. 4

June 19 – 9:16 a.m. 8400 Block, Walnut Hill Ln. (75231) Terroristic Threat: The suspect approached the suspect and yelled, “I will [expletive] kill you” at her. June 19 – 9:52 a.m. 6000 Block, Milton St. (75206) Theft of Property: An unknown suspect stole a package off of the complainant’s porch. June 19 – 2:21 […]

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