Lakeside Baptist Church

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2014

    The Return of White Rock Local Market, Where Local Actually Means Local

    Sarah Perry and her team will open the White Rock Local Market on Saturday for its sixth season at the Lakeside Baptist Church. In true spring market fashion, you can expect cold weather greens, greens and more greens. You'll also likely see lots of radishes and other early root vegetables and some ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2013

    Cleon's Biggest Casualty: Your Social Life

    Icepocalypse 2013 has put Dallas under a light layer of permafrost and, worse, complicated everybody's weekend plans. A lot of us were optimistic enough to think that our outdoor activities wouldn't be frozen out and some of us were clearly foolish for doing so. So we checked up on the events City o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2013

    The White Rock Local Market Will Meet All of Your Gift-Giving Needs This Weekend

    "Local" is a buzz word we often attach to produce and meats we buy from small farmers who live within driving distance. But the local movement embraces all businesses within a specified radius, in an attempt to keep money in the local economy and reduce environmental impacts. If you've been looking ... More >>

  • Dining

    April 25, 2013

    How Dallas Killed Farmers Markets

    Dallas leads the nation in over-regulating farmers markets ­— which is why we have so few of them.

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2013

    Savor Dallas, Beer Events, Wine Dinners and Other Events for this Week, March 13 - 19(ish)

    This week is a doozy. Students are either starting or ending spring break, there's St. Patrick's Day festivities, Savor Dallas, blossoming farmers markets and (thankfully) ambitious chefs. What to do? What to do? Let's evaluate the options. See also: 10-Point Plan for St. Patrick's Day Thursday, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2013

    Scenes from the First White Rock Local Market

    When the sun first shone on Lakeside Baptist Church this past Saturday it was 33 degrees outside. And even though it warmed up a touch by the time White Rock Local Market opened at 8 a.m., it was hardly perfect outdoor shopping weather. Sarah Perry, a spokesperson for the market confirmed as much, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2013

    Farmers Market Season Is Here: White Rock Local Market Kicks Off This Saturday

    After a few months off, the White Rock Local Market kicks off the season with the first market at the new location Garland Road at the Lakeside Baptist Church. The East Dallas market is expanding as the Dallas Farmers Market continues to evaluate redevelopment plans for the downtown area. Organiz ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2013

    City Council Votes On Farmers Market Initiative Tomorrow

    Last week we told you about the City Council review of the plan for the redevelopment of the Dallas Farmers Market. Tanya Ragan, the president of the Farmers Market Stakeholder's Association views that presentation as a big success. According to Ragan support at the meeting was so robust some attend ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2013

    Mudsmith Coffee Opened, Mextopia Closed and More Restaurant Happenings

    Another busy month has come and gone and with it a handful of restaurants have opened and closed. Read on for the full list of restaurants happenings in January, and be sure to share tips about new and/or dead restaurants in the comments section below or at Openings: Suns ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2013

    White Rock Local Market to Add Second Location

    Just yesterday I wrote a post suggesting that the smaller, local farm vendors at the Dallas Farmers Market be moved to Klyde Warren Park. Now there's evidence that other models for farmers markets are flourishing in the Dallas area. See also - Want To Fix The Farmers Market? Ditch the Cars - The F ... More >>

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    September 2, 2004
  • News

    January 21, 1999

    Holy handouts

    How taxpayers -- including you, if you hit the flea market in Canton -- are subsidizing the Christian right