Saint Michael transforming into 1920s Paris

Saint Michael transforming into 1920s Paris

By Christine Finnegan The Orchestra of New Spain (ONS) will present “Paris in the 20s” June 25 at 7 p.m. at Saint Michael and All Angels Church.   Paris in the 20s features choral gems from the famous French composers named by Erik Satie le Groupe des Six, as well as works by Maurice Ravel and […]

‘Aladdin’ a spectacular, magical carpet ride

‘Aladdin’ a spectacular, magical carpet ride

By Shari Goldstein Stern Everyone knows that Texas does everything bigger. When an already gigantic musical includes three Texans in the cast, it’s the biggest, most memorable spectacle on stage, which best describes Dallas Summer Musicals’ (DSM) current production of “Disney’s Aladdin” (Aladdin) at the Music Hall at Fair Park through June 23.  The National […]

Midway games open during Fair Park 4th

Midway games open during Fair Park 4th

Fair Park Fourth, the annual Fourth of July celebration at Fair Park, will return for another year of family fun and fireworks on Thursday, July 4. Free and open to the public, Fair Park Fourth will feature patriotic music, a spectacular fireworks show, and concessions offerings, including beer and wine. Starting at 3 p.m. on […]

City still recovering from nature’s wrath

City still recovering from nature’s wrath

SUPER STORM SUNDAY Seventy-miles per hour straight-line winds caused havoc throughout the City of Dallas this past Sunday. Within minutes of the severe thunderstorm hitting, more than 350,000 homes and businesses lost power, entire trees were uprooted and most street lights stopped working. This trampoline flew from its backyard in East Dallas and was impaled […]

Velvet Taco perfect for cravings

Velvet Taco perfect for cravings

By Sara Newberry I’m a regular at Torchy’s. I’ve been to Rusty Taco multiple times. But for some reason, I had never visited Velvet Taco before a couple of weeks ago. Like the other two places, the flavors are mostly not traditional taco flavors: here you’ll see fillings like Chicken Tikka and Shrimp & Grits […]

Angela Ruch ‘drives like lightning’

Angela Ruch ‘drives like lightning’

By David Mullen “Lady and gentlemen, start your engines.” On Friday, June 7, top female NASCAR driver and soon to be reality star Angela Ruch will race at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth. Ruch currently competes with Niece Motorsports in the Gander Outdoors Truck Series, driving the No. 44 Chevrolet. On the track, she […]

Mentorship program proves successful

Mentorship program proves successful

By Harriet P. Gross With the ending of the school year, White Rock Rotary announced the winners of its six Molotsky Scholarships for 2019. They are given annually to graduating seniors at Lake Highlands High School in memory of the late Leonard Molotsky, a club member who served for more than a decade as deputy […]

If a picture paints a thousand words …

If a picture paints a thousand words …

BOY SCOUT HILL Boy Scout Hill at White Rock Lake is a public park with a picnic shelter located near the intersection of Mockingbird Lane and Buckner Blvd. It is on a hill with a beautiful view overlooking White Rock Lake and the downtown Dallas skyline. The spot is excellent for photography, flying kites or […]

Local gathering sets tables for Rowan

Local gathering sets tables for Rowan

Join a local farm-to-table dinner dedicated to goodness at 6 p.m. on Sunday, June 9 at Trinity Groves. Enjoy cocktails and live music in support of the Collier Family and baby Rowan (pictured above), who is fighting Pediatric Endstage Liver Disease. All proceeds from the Gathering for Goodness event go directly to Rowan and his […]

Sailors celebrate 80 years on White Rock

Sailors celebrate 80 years on White Rock

CORINTHIAN SAILING CLUB The Corinthian Sailing Club (CSC) is celebrating its 80th Anniversary of community service and sailing on White Rock Lake. CSC is hosting an Open House on Saturday, June 1 from noon to 4 p.m. The CSC’s board of directors and membership invites the White Rock Lake community to drop by and find […]

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