A couple of years back, home appliance maker Whirlpool started working with Habitat for Humanity, promising by 2011 to put either money or, say, a washing machine in every house HfH built -- around the world, no kiddin'. Till then it's sponsoring, through a project called Building Blocks, Habitat co ... More >>
Since we don't have a photo of Guy Brignon, we thought we'd run this one of Ann Lott. Again. Hey, could be worse. This came out of left field: Guy Brignon, the Mayor Laura Miller-appointed chairman of the Dallas Housing Authority board, sent the mayor his letter of resignation today. Brignon steps d ... More >>
Pokes' legend Billy Joe DuPree brings staying power to a blighted neighborhood
With some help from his friends, Don Williams intends to save South Dallas one block at a time
Brian Harkin The Herrling Court Apartments in Fair Park have been abandoned for years, and rather than tear it down, the city keeps paying to board up the windows. There's also two years' worth of litigation. None of that's cheap. Janet Spugnardi is a lawyer in the code compliance section of the Da ... More >>
And the business community wants to take over the Dallas school system exactly why?