Local boat club hosts national event

Local boat club hosts national event

By Lisa Miller Dallas United Crew (DUC) wrapped up their spring regatta season at the USRowing Central Regional Championships with 78 medals, four Regional Championship titles and three boats heading to USRowing Youth National Championship next month in Lake Natoma in Gold River, CA. It was an incredible showing this year as 18 DUC boats […]

From ‘Big D’ to ‘Big Apple’ fame

By David Mullen Years ago, I remember local attorney Mike Read and wife Donna beaming about their daughter like any proud parents would. They were sure that the eldest of their two girls, Kaitlyn, was destined to be a great basketball player. They were right. In March, Highland Park High School alumna Kaitlyn Read won […]

Woman springs into classic Pilates

By David Mullen Studio owner Rachael Lieck Bryce is passionate about Pilates. So much so that her workout T-shirts contains the message “It’s not yoga.” Bryce runs Pilates Methodology, located in a beautifully renovated Victorian home at 2615 Routh St. The studio is minimalist, much like Pilates equipment itself. In fact, the studio serves as […]

Rattlers look to win over Dallas

There is a new professional sports team hoping to shake up Dallas and take a bite out of the local sports scene. The Dallas Rattlers of Major League Lacrosse (MLL) began their season on April 21 with a 15-7 win versus the Chesapeake Bayhawks. The nine-team league includes franchises in Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte and New […]

Dirk’s annual game benefits Heroes

Dirk’s annual game benefits Heroes

Dirk Nowitzki’s 2018 Heroes Celebrity Baseball Game is on Friday, June 8, at 7 p.m. at the Dr Pepper Ballpark in Frisco (7300 RoughRiders Trail). Come out early for family-fun festivities and a Heroes Special Olympics All-Star Softball Game plus a post game fireworks finale. For the 17th year, two baseball teams made up of […]

Lakehill tennis takes on Covenant

Lakehill tennis takes on Covenant

By Gigi Ekstrom The Lakehill Preparatory School’s Varsity Tennis team is steadily improving as they gear up for the District Tennis Tournament next week. On March 23, the Warriors took on Dallas Alcuin. Juniors Luke Jerome and Ben Gillman took on a top-notch boy’s doubles team from Alcuin and took them to the limit before […]

Watching the Texas Rangers is no bargain

Watching the Texas Rangers is no bargain

By David Mullen You paid $80 for a second deck seat on the third base side after you just dropped $20 to park your car.  A program is a bargain at $5. Want to try a few of the new items on the Texas Rangers concessions menu this year? How about “The Dilly Dog” for […]

Hope is all the Rangers have

By David Mullen Poor Dallas sports fans. The Cowboys, coming off a 9-7 2017 season, have done virtually nothing in the off-season, except for the NFL emptying Jerry Jones’ pockets for $2 million and getting a ruling that Dez Bryant’s 2014 playoff catch against the Green Bay Packers was actually a catch. We already knew […]

Pure madness prevails in NCAA Tournament

Pure madness prevails in NCAA Tournament

By David Mullen March Madness, starting this week, is unlike any other time of year. Not only do businesses kick into low, as productivity slows down measurably, but this year a political statement has come to the forefront. This isn’t about the powers of the NCAA making hundreds of millions of dollars while players providing […]

Party of the Year set for April 5 at Winfrey Point

Party of the Year set for April 5 at Winfrey Point

By Jennifer Hoesterey White Rock Lake Conservancy has partnered with the City of Dallas Park and Recreation Department to bring Celebration! White Rock, the fifth annual 5k/10k race and festival to be held on April 5 from 6 to 8:30 p.m at Winfrey Point on the east side of White Rock Lake. This is an […]