Leif Sandberg

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2008

    Going to Shell in a Handbasket?

    So maybe they're tearing down the Shell station in Preston Royal after all? So, about that Shell service station in Preston Royal. Yesterday I was told that the longtime full-service fixture in the neighborhood wasn't being demolished, despite its demolishy appearance, but that it was being refitted ... More >>

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    February 6, 2008
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    November 8, 2007
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    February 1, 2007

    Hard Rock Still Rockin'. For Now.

    Consider this yet another of Dallas' worst-kept secrets: The CVS pharmacy chain is going to buy up and tear down the Hard Rock Cafe on McKinney Avenue. At least, that's the rumor "swirling" among the restaurant's staff, says John Gogarty, the New Jersey-based publicist for the restaurant-hotel-casin ... More >>

  • News

    June 9, 2005

    This Teardown Town

    South Dallas' history is in danger of being demolished, so why are so few protecting it?

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    November 2, 2000

    Money to Burn

    The City of Dallas pays consultants millions to write reports. Does anyone read them?