Tribute Wall part of party

Tribute Wall part of party

By Juliette Coulter Grant Halliburton Foundation held The Hope Party, its largest fundraiser of the year, on November 18 at The Factory in Deep Ellum. More than 540 supporters attended the sold-out soiree, which raised a record $430,000 through underwriting, tickets, live and silent auctions, a tribute wall and a wine pull. Proceeds from the […]

Crime Watch — Vol. 13, No. 48

Crime Watch — Vol. 13, No. 48

November 29 — 4 p.m. 8300 Block Park Ln. (75231)  Violation of Protective Order: Arrested person returned to complainant’s house in violation of her bond conditions. November 29 — 5:15 p.m. 3500 Block St. Francis St. (75228)  Criminal Mischief: Suspect broke window to get into vacant apartment. November 30 — 12 a.m. 1300 Block Garrett […]

Peoples named senior pastor

Peoples named senior pastor

By Mark McKenzie  It is history making enough that Wilshire Baptist Church has had two consecutive pastors who served more than 30 years apiece, but now the Dallas church is making history again by calling a pastor who is the product of the church’s own nationally recognized pastoral residency program.  Timothy Peoples of High Point, […]

Family’s Queen ready to celebrate

Family’s Queen ready to celebrate

Bernice Nicklas (pictured), a resident of Lake Highlands, will celebrate her 105th birthday with an Open House Reception at White Rock Court in Dallas. Family and friends from both Dallas and Pennsylvania will attend. The party is on December 18, but her actual birthday is December 23.  The event will also feature a pink champagne […]

The Peak to follow 130 years of tradition

The Peak to follow 130 years of tradition

By Elizabeth Lenart Sunny skies set the tone for a perfect celebration on November 17 as more than 125 guests gathered for a monumental celebration at Juliette Fowler Communities. Festivities observed the 130th anniversary of the beloved housing community in East Dallas and the dedication of its newest building, The Peak, a $24 million, 144-unit, […]

African American community benefits from grants

African American community benefits from grants

On November 6 at Frito Lay headquarters, The Village Giving Circle at Texas Women’s Foundation delivered $186,000 in grants to 16 nonprofit organizations whose missions support the African American community in North Texas. Organized in 2017, the mission of The Village Giving Circle at Texas Women’s Foundation is to honor, sustain and expand the legacy […]

Crime Watch — Vol. 13, No. 47

Crime Watch — Vol. 13, No. 47

November 22 — 4 p.m. 4900 Block Mission Ave. (75206)  Criminal Mischief: Unknown suspect damaged mirror on complainant’s car. November 22 — 5:20 p.m. 9500 Block Forest Ln. (75243)  Criminal Mischief: Arrested person smashed patio door. November 22 — 8:35 p.m. 6100 Block Retail Rd. (75231)  Theft: Arrested person entered store and stole property. November […]

Local, migrating wildlife enjoy winter home

Local, migrating wildlife enjoy winter home

PHOTO OF THE WEEK White Rock Lake Weekly reader Mary Rose DeCordova sent us this beautiful picture of White Rock Lake. Here’s what Mary says about her love of the lake: “It is such a beautiful place to experience a diverse set of nature. A great place for kids to learn. A relaxing setting for […]

Crime Watch — Vol. 13, No. 46

Crime Watch — Vol. 13, No. 46

November 8 — 1:30  p.m. 9800 Block Walnut St. (75243)  Arson: Known person set fire to an inhabited residence. November 8 — 4 p.m. 9500 Block Wickersham Rd. (75238)  Verbal Assault: Suspect threatened to shoot the complainant. November 8 — 10:25 p.m. 2300 Block N. Henderson Ave. (75206)  Deadly Conduct: Arrested person pointed a firearm […]

Dallas ISD Board of Trustees Dan Micciche, District 3

Dallas ISD Board of Trustees  Dan Micciche, District 3

By Dan Micciche Fall is in the air, and District 3 has been celebrating with homecomings, championship victories and, as always, academic innovation and excellence! Recognizing extraordinary athletes It has been an incredible month for our District 3 athletes. Congratulations to the Hill Highlanders cross-country team. The boys won the District 2 Championship, while seven runners […]

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