It didn't take long after the news came out for Stonelake Capital Partners to abandon an attempt to transform the short stub of La Vista Drive between Skillman and Live Oak in Lakewood into a pedestrian mall.
Neighbors, it turns out, were none too happy with the proposal. Pat Carr, president of the ... More >>
Yucatan owner Pete Mylonas getting a ticket for overcrowding Friday nightOn this jam-packed city council Wednesday, we now come to the late-night specific use permits that Lowest Greenville Avenue bars Yucatan and Service Bar are asking for -- the ones the City Plan Commission denied, based upon ... More >>
Photo by Leslie MinoraPhilip Kingston of the Lower Greenville Neighborhood Association takes the mic in opposition of Service BarToday brought another round in the ongoing fight over whether Lower Greenville is a daylight retail district or an evening entertainment strip. This afternoon, the ... More >>
Daniel RodrigueThe first in what will likely be a series of meals and meetings intended to reshape Lower GreenvilleFor the last couple of weeks, we've been trying to chat with Jeannie Terilli, namesake of Terilli's Restaurant & Bar, and Jon DuPerier, owner of the burned-out block on Greenvill ... More >>
Daniel RodrigueLGNA's crime watch coordinator Darren Dattalo, seated at left, visits with other Lower Greenville residents last nightMinutes after the Dallas Independent School District adjourned the town hall meeting over at O.M. Roberts, I headed the two miles north to my neck of the woods for ... More >>
View Larger MapAs expected, the City Plan Commission's Thursday-afternoon meeting did indeed get just a little contentious when it came time to discuss the specific use permit application for the former Beagle on Lower Greenville Avenue. In fact, it ate up almost half of the 80-minute meeting -- and ... More >>