A Gentle Reminder: Beware Greenville Avenue Starting Friday Afternoon

After recovering from the daylight saving time adjustment this past weekend, there's another challenge this weekend for those living on the east side of "the pond (i.e. Central Expressway)." The backbone of East Dallas roads known as Greenville Avenue will be flooded with green. People, floats and pets will be fill the roadway starting early in the morning for the 39th Annual … [Read more...]

Take A Break From Spring Break And Get Those 2018 Awards For Excellence In Community Service Nominations In Pronto

It’s hard to think about fall when spring break is in full swing, but just try for a second or two. Come Thursday, November 1, the Dallas Historical Society will be presenting its 2018 Awards For Excellence In Community Service at The Fairmont Dallas. The recipients will be folks who have “demonstrated generosity of spirit, civic leadership and ability to encourage … [Read more...]

Don’t Let Someone Else Make Decisions For You

In the competition to create frowny faces, it seems that political squabbling has been in first place in recent weeks. Whether it’s on Sunday morning shows, award presentations or just at dinner tables, there have been more digs than a graveyard. Ah, but all that complaining can be resolved with one simple, free act — vote. If you’re registered, take the time to toddle on … [Read more...]

Be The Special Valentine For A Child In Need Of Encouragement

The flowers are ordered. The champagne dinner reservations are locked down with a special bling-bling for dessert. The Kate Weiser chocolates are gift wrapped. You’re all set for Valentine’s Day 2018 and feeling pretty proud of yourself. Rightly so. But there’s just one more thing that you could do to make it a home run — send a Valentine’s Day card to a stranger. It’s free. … [Read more...]

JUST IN: Another School Closes Due To The Flu

As a result of the flu, Jesuit College Preparatory has joined the list of area schools temporarily closed. This notice was just posted today: "Jesuit’s campus will be closed on Tuesday, Jan. 23 and Wednesday, Jan. 24 in the effort to support the health and safety of our community. During this time, all on-campus activities will be cancelled. Community service scheduled for … [Read more...]