Brenham bee school invites all to learn

Brenham bee school invites all to learn

Learn how to produce your own honey and help save the bees by attending the Twelfth Annual (COVID delayed) Central Texas Beekeepers School on Saturday, March 26 at Brenham High School in Brenham, Texas. The school is open to the public for anyone interested in keeping bees or who wants to learn about bees. Provide […]

New surgical robots part of revitalization

New surgical robots part of revitalization

By Melissa Grych Investment in new equipment, facilities upgrades, expanded clinical programs and enhanced community engagement are among the highlights of White Rock Medical Center’s impact in the local community in 2021.  Published this week and posted online, the medical center’s 2021 Community Impact Report describes key accomplishments of the past year — all achieved […]

PGA of America finds Frisco fabulous

PGA of America finds Frisco fabulous

By David Mullen On February 11, the Omni PGA Frisco Resort celebrated its topping out with a milestone ceremony. Slated to open in spring 2023, the property will boast 510 luxury guest rooms and Texas ranch homes, three swimming pools, 12 dining establishments, retail and two championship golf courses, representing a $520 million investment. It […]

Parade is back after pandemic pause

Parade is back after pandemic pause

By Chris Kelly The Greenville Avenue Area Business Association (GAABA) is proud to announce the return of the 41st Dallas St. Patrick’s Parade & Festival on Saturday, March 12, presented by the Dallas Mavericks — the parade’s top sponsor since 2016. The parade will begin at 11 a.m. on Greenville Avenue at Blackwell Street and […]

Order eatable love now

Order eatable love now

By Ariana Hajibashi With all the pressure that Valentine’s Day brings (finding a date, finding the right gift), at least you won’t have to worry about dinner this year, because Greenville Avenue Pizza Company is handling that via their special heart-shaped pizzas.  GAPCo’s Pizza Slayers will be in the kitchen forming dough into hearts, which […]

Healthy diets goal of Garden’s series

Healthy diets goal of Garden’s series

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden announces its springtime programming in A Tasteful Place (ATP) with plenty of cooking and floral demonstrations, gardening talks, events and classes. There are also paid workshops and cooking classes of all kinds for child and parent/caregiver, couples and individuals. In A Tasteful Place, a 3.5-acre potager garden inspired by the […]

Smart to share recovery at luncheon

Smart to share recovery at luncheon

Family Compass announces Elizabeth Smart as the featured speaker for its 2022 North Star Luncheon, an annual fundraiser to raise awareness on how to stop child abuse before it occurs, on Monday, April 25 at Dallas Country Club. An advocate for change related to child abduction, recovery, programs and national legislation, Smart’s own abduction was […]

Fair looking for small businesses

Fair looking for small businesses

The State Fair of Texas is excited to announce that the 2022 food and beverage concessionaire application and the 2022 commercial exhibits application are now available online. The annual State Fair of Texas is made up of a vast collection of small businesses — nearly 80 concessionaires and more than 200 exhibitors come together to […]

Landmark hospital has bright future

Landmark hospital has bright future

By Melissa Grych A familiar face with a long tradition of serving the White Rock community revealed a new name this week, as City Hospital of White Rock introduced itself as White Rock Medical Center.  “We are proud to announce our new name and unveil our new logo — a move to affirm the advancements […]

Goal of new routes? Improved access!

Goal of new routes? Improved access!

To celebrate the launch of the Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) New Bus Network on January 24, all rides will be free the week of Jan. 24-30. DART will also offer 50 percent off all rides purchased with any DART contactless payment option from January 31 until end of service on February 14. Paratransit services […]