Crime Watch — Vol. 14, No. 1

Crime Watch — Vol. 14, No. 1

December 27 — 12 a.m. 6000 Block Vineland Dr. (75231)  Burglary by Forced Entry: Unknown suspect kicked in complainant’s door and threatened her with assault.  December 27 — 9 p.m. 10500 Block N. Central Expy. Serv. NB (75231)  Criminal Mischief: Using a spark plug, unknown suspect dug holes in complainant’s door window. December 28 — […]

New year, new trash

New year, new trash

The For the Love of the Lake (FTLOTL) office will be open Saturday, Jan. 14 at 8 a.m. to provide supplies for the first Second Saturday Shoreline Spruce-Up event of the new year. The offices are located at 1152 N. Buckner Blvd. Suite #123 in Dallas. This is a drive-thru event. Volunteers will put the […]

Crime Watch — Vol. 13, No. 50

Crime Watch — Vol. 13, No. 50

December 20 — 11:30 a.m. 11400 Block E. Northwest Hwy. (75218)  Robbery: Suspect tried to shoplift and punched complainant in the face. December 21 — 11:58 a.m. 9900 Block L.B.J. Fwy. (75243)  Aggravated Assault: Unknown suspect pointed a gun at complainant. December 21 — 7:30 p.m. 1800 Block El Capitan Dr. (75228)  Deadly Conduct: Unknown […]

Exhibit teaches untold stories

Exhibit teaches untold stories

By Taylor Mayad Shining light on the rich history of Black cowboys and their impact on Texas and American history, “Black Cowboys: An American Story” will open Jan. 22 at the African American Museum, Dallas. With more than 50 artifacts, photographs, documents and films, the exhibition explores the lives and work of the numerous Black men, women and […]

Rees-Jones gives $5M to Fair Park

Rees-Jones gives $5M to Fair Park

Fair Park First announced this week that it received a generous gift of $5 million from The Rees-Jones Foundation to fund the all-abilities, all-ages Children’s Playground at the Community Park. The Community Park Complex at Fair Park is set to break ground in 2023. The Children’s Playground is one of three playgrounds slated for the […]

Mavs player brings holiday joy to hospital

Mavs player brings holiday joy to hospital

Luka Dončić Foundation  By Taylor Mayad The holidays are typically a joyous time for children, but that’s not always the case for those spending the season in a hospital bed or affected with a serious medical condition.  Last December Dallas Mavericks guard Luka Dončić paid tribute to his roots by devising a special holiday surprise […]

Doctor brings passion for early detection of colon cancer

Doctor brings passion for early detection of colon cancer

By Melissa Grych White Rock Medical Group welcomes Sowjanya Kanna, MD (pictured), board certified in gastroenterology and internal medicine, who is now caring for patients at the group’s clinic in East Dallas. Dr. Kanna provides comprehensive medical care for the gut, including the esophagus, stomach, liver, colon, rectum and small intestines. This includes management of […]

Give for life now

Give for life now

From Staff Reports Anyone can share the gift of life! White Rock Medical Center and Carter BloodCare will host a blood drive to collect much needed blood donations on Tuesday, Dec. 27 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Donors will receive a fleece blanket while supplies last. The holidays are the most difficult time to secure blood […]

Crime Watch — Vol 13, No. 49

Crime Watch — Vol 13, No. 49

December 6 — 3 a.m. 9800 Block Walnut St. (75243)  Unknown suspect stole complainant’s vehicle, possibly using a wrecker. December 6 — 2 p.m. 7700 Block Abrams Rd. (75231)  Aggravated Robbery: Unknown suspect ran over complainant while trying to steal her property. December 7 — 12:30 a.m. 10300 Block N. Central Expy. (75231)  Criminal Mischief: […]

Festive vehicles hit roads for holidays

Festive vehicles hit roads for holidays

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) is proud to ring in the season with its first annual holiday train and buses hitting the road this week. Each car of the DART Holiday Train is wrapped with snowmen and hundreds of twinkling holiday lights to create holiday cheer for riders and everyone who sees them. The holiday […]