#BRAVETHEMOMENT set for May 26-28

#BRAVETHEMOMENT set for May 26-28

Carter BloodCare and Dallas Summer Musicals open the theater for a second run of a three-day blood drive from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday, May 26 to Thursday, May 28, 2020, at the Music Hall at Fair Park. After receiving a generous response to their first, social distanced blood drive in March, Carter BloodCare […]

Limo company adapts to changing times

Limo company adapts to changing times

By Juliette Coulter When the going gets tough, the tough get going. Premier Transportation Services has transformed its passenger transportation business to serve the community in ways owner Eric Devlin never envisioned before the COVID-19 pandemic. Premier has served the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex for more than two decades with luxury charter buses, shuttles, vans, SUVs […]

Costco, CDC in sync

Costco, CDC in sync

By Rebecca Aguilar If you plan to go shopping at Costco, you will have to wear a face covering. Costco is implementing this guideline starting May 4 to help stop the spread of coronavirus. Costco‘s CEO Craig Jelinek posted his statement on the company’s website. “To help protect our employees and members,” Jelinek is quoted […]

Dallas Stars to host Esports event

Dallas Stars to host Esports event

Dallas Stars Tournaments 7-Eleven EXTREME Tournament Series, in conjunction with Bravous ESports, is hosting our first ever NHL 20 ESports tournament. Dallas Stars Tournaments will be donating its portion of the proceeds to benefit the Dallas Stars Foundation’s COVID-19 relief efforts! Sign up for one (or all!) of our eight qualifying tournaments beginning Wednesday, May […]

Foundation offers mental health tips

Foundation offers mental health tips

By Juliette Coulter With the country practicing social distancing measures due the coronavirus (COVID-19), North Texans are facing a new reality that may prove to be stressful for some people. Fear and anxiety about the pandemic can be overwhelming and cause strong emotions in children, teens and adults. Cami Fields, LMSW, director of outreach and education […]

First ‘Virtual Viewpoints’ to focus on childcare

First ‘Virtual Viewpoints’ to focus on childcare

By Juliette Coulter Texas Women’s Foundation’s is excited to present the first of a four-part series of Virtual Viewpoints, which will focus on the four essentials to a woman and her family’s economic security: childcare, housing, health care and education. The first Virtual Viewpoints is on April 30 at 10 a.m. The positive long-term impacts of […]

Kershaw’s Challenge launches COVID-19 initiative

Kershaw’s Challenge launches COVID-19 initiative

From Kershaw’s Challenge Kershaw’s Challenge, and its founders Clayton and Ellen Kershaw, have announced an initiative to support their beneficiaries most impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic in the Kershaw’s “hometowns”; Behind Every Door in Dallas and the Dream Center in Los Angeles. Both organizations are helping members of the community during these unprecedented times. The […]

Perot offers virtual tour from ‘underground astronauts’

Perot offers virtual tour from ‘underground astronauts’

By Taylor Mayad Did you miss meeting “Karabo,” your nearly 2 million-year-old ancient human relative or “Neo,” your much younger ~250,000-year-old relative, at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science? Even though the world-first Origins: Fossils from the Cradle of Humankind exhibition has closed, here’s your chance to virtually explore REAL fossils that belonged to […]

Meals on Wheels still delivering

Meals on Wheels still delivering

By Rebecca Aguilar It’s early Friday morning, and Ruth Williams and her granddaughter, Megan Manning, arrive at the Visiting Nurses Association’s kitchen in west Dallas to collect meals they’ll deliver to senior citizens. They are part of an army of Meals on Wheels volunteers who provide meals to 4,500 homes in Dallas County every day. […]

Walk-in orthopaedic care available

Walk-in orthopaedic care available

By Chassity Davis In an effort to relieve some of the stress COVID-19 is putting on hospital emergency departments and urgent cares, The Carrell Clinic is accepting walk-in patients with acute bone, joint and muscle injuries and conditions. Patients seeking orthopaedic care that do not have symptoms of or exposure to coronavirus or a workers’ […]