Subject:

Earth Day

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2014

    Four Dallas Beers to Drink During This Brief, Blissful Spring Weather

    As the national craft beer market expands, seasonals are becoming a major driver of annual beer sales. Fall and winter are the dominant months for seasonal beer releases, spurred on by consumer demand for pumpkin-flavored everything and the desire to drink a lot of dark, heavy beers during colder mo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2014

    The 10 Best Concerts in Dallas this Weekend, April 25-27

    This weekender contains a very rare occurrence in which the majority (six out of 10) of notable live music events listed are taking place on Sunday. Maybe Dallas promoters will one day stop their tried and true method of throwing a dart at a wall calendar to pick a concert date, but until then, this ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 24, 2014
  • Blogs

    April 23, 2014

    Downtown Dallas' El Centro College Now Has a Rooftop Wind Farm

    For the past six years, apparently, El Centro College has been planning a rooftop wind farm for its Downtown Dallas campus. On Tuesday afternoon -- Earth Day -- the project went live as students watched on a student union video feed. It's a relatively modest effort as far as wind farms go. The proj ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 10, 2014
  • Blogs

    April 22, 2013

    The Seven Best Songs for Earth Day

    Today marks the 43rd Earth Day, and to celebrate, we over at DC9 at Night put together a list of some of our favorite songs about the large, luscious planet we call home. Make sure to add any favorite environmentally-themed songs in the comment section below. Happy Earth Day!

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2013

    Can the Alamo Plaza Sign Be Saved?

    The iconic Alamo Plaza sign stood sentry over the corner of Fort Worth and Sylvan Avenue for nearly six decades. It remained there even after the roadside motel it identified was demolished to make way for the long-awaited Sylvan 30 development. Then, two weeks ago, it was removed. The development' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2013

    While Texas Plans Pipelines and Reservoirs, Activists Tout the Simpler Path: Conservation

    Policymakers in Austin, having finally come to terms immensity of the state's water challenges, are about to throw some serious cash at the issue. But the vast majority of this, more than 96 percent, is going toward building new reservoirs and pipelines. Trammell S. Crow, among others, has a proble ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2012

    11 Shows to See This Marijauna Day Weekend

    Paul OakenfoldFriday, April 20, at ZoukZouk's had some controversy surrounding appearances of certain celebrities as of late, but one can expect that super DJ Paul Oakenfold will most likely be there to perform tonight.Jason Isbell & The 400 UnitFriday, April 20, at DadaI'm surprised Jason Isbel ... More >>

  • Music

    April 19, 2012

    Edgefest 22 at FC Dallas Stadium

    Sunday, April 22, at FC Dallas Stadium

  • Calendar

    April 19, 2012
  • News

    March 8, 2012
  • Blogs

    February 13, 2012

    Freak Me Baby: Listen to A.Dd 's Valentine's Podcast

    Following up their holiday podcast, local hip-hop duo A.Dd once again nails it with this Valentine's Day edition with DJ Sober. They really need to do one of these for every holiday: Arbor Day, Earth Day, Flag Day, etc. However, I realize they're sort of busy taking over the Texas rap game. Still ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2011

    Money Tight, the Dallas Historical Society Now Needs to Charge Admission to the Hall of State

    Flickr user: Whatknot​At present, the Hall of State in Fair Park is closed to the public whilst it breaks down the "Texas!" exhibit that went up in time for, and lingered well after, the State Fair of Texas and attracted some 120,000 visitors during its run. But when it reopens at the beginning of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2011

    100 Holidays Ranked By Deliciousness

    Known: Thanksgiving is one of the best food holidays ever. So, where do the other 99 holidays we could think of rank? We're so glad you asked. 1. Day After Thanksgiving: All the food, none of the family. Plus you get Leftovers Sandwiches. Choose to deny that this is the best food holiday of all foo ... More >>

  • News

    June 23, 2011

    Clang, Clang, Crunch: The Truth About Streetcars

    Why should Dallas build a tiny, inefficient streetcar line when it's broke? Because trolleys are groovy.

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2011

    New Study From Gas Drilling Activists Gathers Decade of Industrial Woes in the Barnett Shale

    ​Natural gas activist and blogger Sharon Wilson was among the environmentalists out at Earth Day last weekend -- not far from the EPA's six-foot cardboard Al Armendariz -- and she was passing out copies of a new report she'd helped produce on gas drilling in the Barnett Shale. Produced by the Fort ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2011

    Eco-Friendly Eats And Events On Earth Day

    ​Today's a celebration of energy conservation and eco-friendly living, but you don't need to put a compost bin in your backyard to observe Earth Day. There are plenty of energy-saving events going on at restaurants and bars today, so grab a date for a little candlelit action at one of these E ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2011

    Whitt's End: 4.22.11

    ​Whether you've reached the end of your rope or merely the end of your week, welcome to Whitt's End: *And then, after Jesus had died on the cross and was buried in his tomb, some rabbits rummaged through a nearby picnic and ate a bunch of chocolate and candy. Powered  ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2011

    A Morning Field Trip to the Arts District to Usher In Trammel S. Crow's Earth Day Dallas

    Photos by Patrick MichelsA National Parks Conservancy Association mascot teaches children that bears are great for hugging.​ The two-day Earth Day Dallas celebration kicked off in the Arts District at 10 this morning, and right from the start it was absolutely packed -- thanks to the Trammell S. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2011

    Listomania: Seven Debut Albums Not Worth Being Saved By God

    You're going to do what with my blood?​We're already started on a big weekend, folks. Earth Day and Good Friday are both happening now. Plus, Sunday is Easter. Oh, and Passover ends next Tuesday. Which brings us to this post. In the original passover story, Jewish families would sacrifice a lamb t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2011

    A Fuzzy Empire, Rare Puns and More This Week on Food Blogs

    ​If you like lists or food trucks (and who doesn't?) it was a good week to be a Dallas blog reader. Nancy Nichols ate a bunch of steak, a blog post inspires readers to plug their iPods into onions, and Fuzzy's Tacos shops are popping up like.... Something that pops up quickly and all over. Lik ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 21, 2011
  • Calendar

    April 21, 2011
  • Blogs

    April 21, 2011

    Five CSAs That Aren't Just For Earth Day

    ​Earth Day is this week's cause celebre. Everyone from food trucks and arts institutions to television networks and giants of industry has jumped on the green bandwagon. Come Monday, many will have forgotten the simple message of how each of us can do our part to protect our planet. One method ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2011

    Taquería Tiquicheo Hides Taco Artistry

    Up and down we drove, hungry for tacos after La Carretera Argentina's satisfactory empanadas consumed at Oak Cliff Earth Day. Surely Jefferson Boulevard would produce happy sustenance. It did -- kind of. Jefferson is cluttered with taquerías, some advertised with gaudy neon, others off-putting with ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2011

    Earth Day Is Putting Food Trucks on the Ground

    ​It was an innocent question, one I assumed the gentleman at Oak Cliff Earth Day wouldn't be able to answer. "Where are the food trucks going to be?" "Along Flora Street," he replied without skipping a beat, the same stretch of the Arts District mobile food vendors were stationed during the A ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 14, 2011
  • Blogs

    March 31, 2011

    This Earth Month, Dallas City Hall Is Gonna Recycle Like It's 1969. Or Something.

    Patrick MichelsCity employees sing their earth-loving granola tune in the Lakewood Whole Foods parking lot, near the hybrids-only parking. With all the planet's dwindling forests, contaminated waters and changing climate, it might take a 2012-themed recycling rally to scare new people into recycling ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 27, 2011
  • Calendar

    April 23, 2009

    Finders Keepers

    Shop indie crafts in Cowtown

  • News

    March 19, 2009
  • Blogs

    March 25, 2008

    Earth Day 2008 Concert Lineup Announced

    Los Lonely Boys are headlining this year's Earth Day concert. On Sunday, April 20th, the Earth Day Network will host eight concerts around America to help raise awareness for Mother Earth and what have you. And, yes, Dallas is on board, set to host a festival at Fair Park. The line-up for the Dal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2008

    Clearly, It Ain't Easy Being Green

    The City of Dallas recently launched Green Dallas, the purpose of which is "building a greener city." Clearly, we needs to try just a little bit harder -- because of the four Texas cities on Popular Science's new list of "America's 50 Greenest Cities," Dallas ain't there. Austin is. Fort Worth is. A ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 19, 2007

    Playing Green

    Celebrate Earth Day at the Heard

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2006

    Curb Your Enthusiasm

    Laurie David, environmental activist and wife of irritainer Larry, was in town this week to premiere Too Hot Too Handle, the global-warming warning she exec-produced for HBO. (It debuts this Saturday, which appears to be Earth Day by the looks of this styrofoam cup I just threw out.) Seems she ain't ... More >>

Loading...