Crime Watch, Vol. 11, No. 47, Nov. 6-12, 2020

Crime Watch, Vol. 11, No. 47, Nov. 6-12, 2020

Oct. 27 – Noon 5400 Block, Ross Ave. (75206) Burglary of a Building: The suspect broke into the complainant’s storage unit and stole property. Oct. 27 – 2 p.m. 8100 Block, N. Central Expy.  (75206) Aggravated Assault w/ a Deadly Weapon: An unknown suspect shot at the complainant’s vehicle while he was in it.   […]

DPD needs VIPs

DPD needs VIPs

The Northeast Substation of the Dallas Police Department is holding its next Volunteer in Patrol (VIP) training class on Dec. 5. The event is online from 9 a.m-1 p.m. The VIP program allows citizens to have an active part in combating crime in their patrol area. VIPs supplement detection and reporting of suspicious persons and […]

Crime Watch — Vol. 11, No. 46, Oct. 30 – Nov. 5, 2020

Crime Watch — Vol. 11, No. 46, Oct. 30 – Nov. 5, 2020

Oct. 20 – 3 p.m. 2600 Block, John West Rd. (75228) Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle: The suspect stole the complainant’s car keys from her.  Oct. 21 – 3:15 a.m. 9400 Block, Garland Rd. (75218) Aggravated Robbery of a Business: Three unknown suspects entered the business, held the complainant at gunpoint and demanded money.  […]

DART committed to conservation

DART committed to conservation

By Mark A. Ball Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) has been named as an honoree of the second annual Texan by Nature 20 (TxN 20), an official ranking of companies with Texas operations that have made a demonstrative commitment to conservation. The TxN 20 recognizes the best and most innovative work in conservation coming from […]

School planting seeds for future

School planting seeds for future

By Juliette Coulter Located in the heart of Dallas’ Lake Highlands neighborhood, Montessori Children’s House and School (MCHS) celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. Since it was founded, MCHS has grown and prospered — expanding from a handful of students led by one teacher in a rented home on Blair Road, to more than 90 […]

Safe shelter offers critical needs for victims

Safe shelter offers critical needs for victims

MOSAIC HOUSE By Shari Goldstein Stern When you suffer from abuse or you are a victim of human trafficking, your choices of where to escape safely are limited. In Texas during the fall and winter, the problem may be exacerbated by unpredictable, extreme weather conditions. The upcoming holiday season tends to increase the numbers of […]

Crime Watch, Vol. 11, No. 45

Crime Watch, Vol. 11, No. 45

Oct. 13 – 7:47 p.m. 9300 Block, Skillman St. (75243) Aggravated Robbery of Individuals: An unknown suspect shot a gun and then pointed it at the complainants.  Oct. 13 – 9:50 p.m. 11500 Block, Ferguson Rd. (75228) Aggravated Robbery of an Individual: The suspect assaulted the complainant and stole his property.  Oct. 14 – 3 […]

Program inspires teens to embrace faith

Program inspires teens to embrace faith

By Shari Goldstein Stern Dallas high school teens have a unique opportunity to deepen their understanding of faith while enjoying adventure, fellowship and making new friends. Since 1939, that Young Life (YL) mix has proven successful. Many teen participants stayed active in the organization throughout college, and many of those volunteered as a Leader in […]

Lodge performs community service

Lodge performs community service

Members of the Roy Stanley Masonic Lodge #1367 participated in a quarterly Adopt-A-Hwy trash pick-up this month. Members picked up litter and debris along Buckner Blvd. between Casa Linda Plaza and Northwest Hwy. In their Lodge Room, Group #1367 holds regular and Stated Meetings. They also host the Roy Stanley OES #1086 and others, including […]

Help local champion fill boxes

Help local champion fill boxes

By Krinna Breene Brooklyn Kennett, a 9-year-old East Dallas resident and fourth grader at Eduardo Mata Montessori school, has a heart for community service and will put in the work needed to achieve her goals. Brooklyn (pictured) started her own non-profit organization called “Care with Flair — Champions for Kids in Need.” Her goal is […]