Dallas apartments must recycle; Es la ley!

Dallas apartments must recycle; Es la ley!

REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE By Kevin Richardson As of January 1, all apartment and condominium properties in the City of Dallas with 8 or more units are required to provide recycling access to residents. Under the new rules, property owners and managers are also required to educate their residents on the property’s recycling program so that […]

Start making Valentine’s plans now

Start making Valentine’s plans now

By Carrie Dyer Start Restaurant will begin offering naturally gluten-free Valentine’s Day Cakes on February 1. The miniature heart-shaped cakes will be made with dark Ghirardelli chocolate and quinoa. Start is a local, independently owned quick-service restaurant that sources many of its products from local suppliers.  It is one of the only restaurants in Dallas […]

Winter Classic one for the ages

Winter Classic one for the ages

By David Mullen Outdoor hockey? In Dallas? Texas? What was once unimaginable took place in earnest on January 1 when the Dallas Stars faced off against their new nemesis — the Nashville Predators — in the Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic appropriately played at the 88-year-old Cotton Bowl at Fair Park.  It just would not have […]

The sky is falling! The sky is falling!

The sky is falling! The sky is falling!

By Nancy Black Fire Season? That’s weird. When I was growing up, we only had four seasons, and not one of them was called “fire.” Spring, summer, fall and winter. That’s what we called the predictable changes in the weather systems each year. It’s been a long time since we’ve seen those four seasons. Why? […]

Runway ready for Center’s fashion show

Runway ready for Center’s fashion show

The White Rock Center of Hope is hosting a Fashion Show & Silent Auction on Saturday, Feb. 8 from 2-4 p.m. Join the center for a delightful afternoon with cake, music and great fashion from the Center’s racks. Enjoy a silent auction with a wide variety of items and win raffle prizes, too. All proceeds […]

Cloudy, with a chance of serenity

Cloudy, with a chance of serenity

THE HIDDEN GEM OF DALLAS This beautifully calming photograph was taken at the end of December by White Rock Lake Weekly reader Josh Ault. Congratulations, Josh! You just won a $25 gift card to a favorite local restaurant. Submit your favorite original photo of the lake or its surrounding areas to editor@whiterocklakeweekly.com. You could be […]

Liu kicks off series with ‘One and Another’

Liu kicks off series with ‘One and Another’

By Taylor McDonnell The Crow Museum of Asian Art of The University of Texas at Dallas has announced a landmark, three-year series of exhibitions honoring the cultural traditions of Asia with new contemporary voices from Texas women. The Texas Asian Women Artists Series will be the first major series that the Crow Museum debuts as […]

Chinese New Year arrives at NorthPark

Chinese New Year arrives at NorthPark

Celebrating the Year of the Rat, the Crow Museum of Asian Art of The University of Texas at Dallas will present the 21st annual Chinese New Year Festival on Saturday, Feb. 1, from 11 a.m.-4 p.m., at NorthPark Center. This marks the third year that the popular event will be held indoors (and protected from […]

Students win awards before holidays

Students win awards before holidays

Each month during the school year, the Exchange Club of Lake Highlands presents four awards to students at Lake Highlands High School (LHHS). Character Counts (CC) awards are presented to students who display outstanding character traits at school and in the community. Youth of the Month (YOM) awards are presented to seniors who excel in […]

BA ’63 alumni socialize year-round

BA ’63 alumni socialize year-round

By Shari Goldstein Stern East Dallas may not have beautiful vineyards, but it is home to some top, would-be wine caves. Bryan Adams (BA) ’63 alumni have designated Ozona Grill & Bar on upper Greenville as the class’ own wine cave — not to be confused with a “man cave,” an entirely different phenomenon. Every […]