Crime Watch — June 24 – 30, 2022

Crime Watch — June 24 – 30, 2022

June 14 – 9 a.m. 5000 Block, Chambers St.  (75206)  Burglary: Suspect forced entry into complainants garage and stole property. June 14 – 10:40 a.m. 12700 Block, Audelia Rd. (75243)  Terroristic Threat: Suspect displayed baseball bat and threatened to mess complainant up. June 14 – 4:25 p.m. 8900 Block, Park Ln. (75231)  Impersonating a Public […]

George the Rooster

George the Rooster

2013 – 2022 George the Rooster was a truly special egg — one in a million. If there was ever a rooster who had a hero’s heart, it was George. He was known and loved by many people across North Texas and even around the world. He nobly died protecting his flock.  George was a […]

Happy birthday, Esther Coneff!

Happy birthday, Esther Coneff!

On Saturday, June 18, Mrs. Esther Coneff welcomed more than 75 friends and family members from all generations to St. John’s Episcopal Church of Dallas to celebrate her 100th birthday. She has been a member of the congregation since 2011. Father Houk kicked off the celebration with a prayer. Pink and yellow balloons, flowers, copious […]

Tennis event raises money to help women

Tennis event raises money to help women

By Katie Mudd The Magdalen House, a nonprofit organization helping women achieve sobriety and sustain recovery from alcoholism at no cost and based on 12-Step spiritual principles, recently held its second annual Game, Set, Match tennis event at Lakewood Country Club. In celebration of The Magdalen House’s 35th Anniversary, this year’s Game, Set, Match event […]

Crime Watch — June 17 – 23, 2022

Crime Watch — June 17 – 23, 2022

June 7 – 4 a.m. 9700 Block, Walnut Hill  Ln. (75238)  Criminal Mischief: Suspect discharged a fire extinguisher inside store, causing an inconvenience. June 7 – 3 p.m. 2600 Block, Highland Rd. (75228)  Animal Cruelty: Dog was possibly left w/ o food or water. June 7 – 11:40 p.m. 3400 Block, St. Francis Ave. (75228)  […]

George Trotter Swanson

George Trotter Swanson

September 15, 1955 – May 11, 2022 According to the journal Scientific American, nearly 13,000 years ago, a fragmentary comet collided with North America, creating a massive impact and leaving in its wake large deposits of nanodiamonds. On September 15, 1955, the Earth was again rattled with the arrival of George Trotter Swanson, born on […]

Elizalde named district’s new leader

Elizalde named district’s new leader

During this week’s called board meeting, the Dallas ISD Board of Trustees formally named Stephanie Elizalde (pictured) as the district’s next superintendent. The vote followed a 21-day state-mandated waiting period after trustees named Elizalde as the lone finalist. Elizalde most recently served as the superintendent of the Austin Independent School District, serving more than 80,000 […]

Dallas makes summer fun for teens

Dallas makes summer fun for teens

By Julian Bowman Mayor Eric Johnson (pictured at podium) and Dallas Park and Recreation (DPR) leaders unveiled this summer’s Teen All Access Pass. This pass offers free admission in July to great venues for Dallas residents between the ages of 13-17. DPR has teamed up with Amazon and several local partners to offer up to […]

Amazing teacher honored

Amazing teacher honored

From Dallas ISD Staff Reports Akash Patel, Spanish teacher at Ignite Middle School and founder of Happy World Foundation Inc., is part of the elite class of honorees named to TIME’s first-ever list of Innovative Teachers. This program highlights teachers from across the U.S. who are improving their field or making a difference for their students […]

Crime Watch — Vol. 13, No. 23

Crime Watch — Vol. 13, No. 23

May 31 – 7 p.m. 4800 Block, Manett St. (75204)  Criminal Mischief: Unknown suspects threw fireworks in complainant’s truck, causing damage. May 31 – 7:26 p.m. 6000 Block, Abrams Rd.  (75231) Disorderly Conduct: Suspect displayed a gun to complainant during verbal disturbance. June 1 – 12 a.m. 7000 Block, Ferguson Rd.  (75228) Vehicle Theft: The […]

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