Australians have the lowdown on good coffee

By David Mullen Fresh up from the land down under, together these men at work have come to Dallas hoping to provide a product experience that is over the top. Mark Lowes and younger brother Adam have opened LDU Coffee, a corner retail space in a never-been-lived- in space at 2650 Fitzhugh Ave. about four […]

City encourages pollinator gardens

City encourages pollinator gardens

By Sabra Girard Texas Discovery Garden’s (TDG) highly anticipated two-day pollinator plant sale event is on April 7 and 8. Guests can explore and purchase more than 600 varieties of rare native and adapted pollinator-friendly plants; many of which cannot be found locally. The celebrated Director of Horticulture Roger Sanderson greenhouse staff and dozens of […]

Vol. 9, No. 42

March 28 – 5:57 a.m. 10700 Block, Ferguson Rd. (75228) Aggravated Robbery of an Individual: The complainant alleges that an unknown male suspect stole her vehicle while holding her at knifepoint. March 28 – 8:39 a.m. 4900 Block, Junius St. (75214) Theft of Property: An unknown suspect stole the complainant’s bicycle. March 28 – 1:32 […]

Foster harmonious new cat relationships

Foster harmonious new cat relationships

By Dr. Beth Leermakers A co-worker who has two adult cats is reluctant to adopt another cat, fearing that the older ones won’t accept a new kitty companion. Just because your cat gets along with his current feline friend doesn’t mean he’ll welcome another one into the mix. Because cats are territorial, they won’t necessarily […]

Women help women

Women help women

On March 13, Dallas Women’s Foundation held a patron party for the donors, supporters and honorees of its 2018 Maura Women Helping Women and Young Leader Awards. Leadership Forum & Awards Dinner Selection Committee Co-Chair Brenda Jackson hosted the illustrious group at Lakewood Country Club. Pictured here, from left to right, are: Effie Dennison (Texas […]

University takes control of student free press

University takes control of student free press

By Kylie Madry After an almost-90-year run as SMU’s independent, student-led publishing company, Student Media Company will close its doors in May. Student Media Company independently produces SMU Campus Weekly and the Rotunda yearbook, as well as smudailycampus.com and SMU Look in conjunction with the school’s journalism department. After a decision by the non-profit’s board […]

Innovative art uses wind energy

Innovative art uses wind energy

The Dallas Arboretum announced the arrival of its new summer exhibit, Wind Sculptures in Motion -The Kinetic Art of Lyman Whitaker, presented by Reliant, on display throughout the gardens April 15 through July 31. As the most recognized creator of kinetic art in the world, Whitaker hand-crafts copper wind sculptures that are mesmerizing juxtaposed throughout […]

Rowers caught in middle of controversy

Rowers caught in middle of controversy

By Sujata Dand White Rock Lake is calm on this Friday afternoon. The sun beats down on the young women’s varsity team as they practice for their next regatta. The cadence of the oars hitting the water is even. The White Rock Rowing boat is set. But, all it takes is one rower to be […]

Tree Foundation bringing tiny homes to market

By Amity Thoams Dallas’ favorite all-local farmers market — Good Local Markets — celebrates Earth Day on April 7 from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at the White Rock Farmers Market (9150 Garland Road). Market patrons are invited to tour Tiny Houses from Indigo River Tiny Homes, a local tiny house builder. Texas Tree Foundation is sponsoring […]