Crime Watch — Vol. 12, No. 37

Crime Watch — Vol. 12, No. 37

Sept. 7 – 4 a.m. 4800 Block, Housley Dr. (75228) Burglary of a Residence: An unknown suspect cut the lock to the complainant’s garage door, entered his home and stole property.  Sept. 7 – 8 p.m. 4600 Block, Ross Ave. (75204) Aggravated Assault w/ a Deadly Weapon: The suspect pointed a handgun at the complainant […]

In Memoriam — Dotty Griffith

In Memoriam — Dotty Griffith

Dotty Griffith Food critic, accomplished author and former The Dallas Morning News and Katy Trail Weekly restaurant reviewer Dotty Griffith died on September 13. She was 71. The Terrell native battled pancreatic cancer and died at her East Dallas home. Griffith was born to Edward M. and Dorothy Koch Griffith in 1949 in Terrell, Texas. […]

LEGOS take over Perot Museum

LEGOS take over Perot Museum

The Perot Museum of Nature and Science’s newest exhibition — Towers of Tomorrow with LEGO® Bricks — will feature 20 iconic skyscrapers from across the globe constructed over 2,000 hours with more than half a million LEGO® bricks. From the world’s tallest building to the Empire State Building, the architectural wonders are constructed by Ryan […]

Chamber welcomes Solis to community

Chamber welcomes Solis to community

The Greater East Dallas Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting for its newest member, Solis Mammography, on Tuesday, Sept. 14. As a Dallas-based company, Solis Mammography was founded in 1986 on the premise that by focusing exclusively on breast health and advocating for early detection, they could produce significantly better outcomes for patients. With […]

Former cop’s talents know no boundaries

Former cop’s talents know no boundaries

By Judy Babb At White Rock Coffee, customers come for the great coffee and pastries, but their treats are also visual. Cindy Gresham, the coffee shop’s art coordinator, rotates art in and out every month. It varies from work of local artists to student artwork from local schools. This month is Mitch Goldminz’s turn.  Gresham […]

New play source of joy, healing, catharsis

New play source of joy, healing, catharsis

By Shari Goldstein Stern Patrons are having their cake and eating it too at the Dallas Theater Center’s (DTC) world premiere of “Cake Ladies,” running in repertory with “Tiny Beautiful Things” at the Dee and Charles Wyly Theater now through October 17. After an international pandemic rendered live theaters dark for more than a year, […]

After8toEducate helping most vulnerable

After8toEducate helping most vulnerable

By Ara Grimaldo Saintus The mission of After8toEducate is to improve life outcomes and promote self-sufficiency by giving unsheltered high school students a safe place and offering education as a pathway out of homelessness and poverty. The money raised from North Texas Giving Day will allow After8toEducate to stock its clothing closet, provide additional hygiene […]

Sausage Rolls

Sausage Rolls

1 medium onion, minced 2 garlic cloves, minced   1 tablespoon vegetable oil   1 pound breakfast sausage   2 eggs  2 teaspoons kosher salt   1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper   1 1/2 teaspoons ground coriander   1 teaspoon grated nutmeg   1 cup panko breadcrumbs   2 sheets puff pastry  2 tablespoons […]

Foundation gives $12.9M to build equitable communities

Foundation gives $12.9M to build equitable communities

By Juliette Coulter Texas Women’s Foundation continues to lead in advancing social and economic change for women and girls in Texas during a tumultuous year. During the organization’s fiscal year (July 1, 2020-June 30, 2021), the Foundation invested $12.9 million in advancing its mission through research, advocacy, innovative programs and solutions and grantmaking.  Texas Women’s […]