Ray Hubbard

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2014

    It'll Cost Dallas $3.3 Million to Pull Tires and Trash From the Trinity and Lake Ray Hubbard

    It's not just cars Dallas dumps in the Trinity River. It's tires, too -- tons of them embedded in the muck and stranded along the banks. Particularly cluttered is the stretch of river between the Trinity River Audubon Center and Interstate 20. "They just dumped load after load of tires, and they du ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2012

    State, Federal Officials Insist Zebra Mussel Threat Confined to Lake Texoma. For Now.

    ​Zebra mussels are really Schutze's thing; he likes his with saffron and a white-wine broth, though of late he's taken to the far more exotic variation with aquavit, tarragon and cream. And per a release just dispatched by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2012

    Park and Rec Will Try to Fix Lake Ray Hubbard Boat Ramp So No One Else Takes Car for a Swim

    No doubt you've heard by now: Rockwall County deputy Keven Rowan had to pull two women from Lake Ray Hubbard early Saturday morning after they took their Honda Civic for a swim. And if you haven't heard, well, see for yourself; his dash-cam captured his heroics for all to see. It's also prompted Dal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2011

    A Message from Mary Suhm Concerning Dallas's Role as Region's "Emergency Water Provider"

    ​So much for all that rain we were promised; there it goes, not even close save for last night's stray raindrops. The not-even-near-miss seems only fitting in advance of tomorrow's briefing before the Dallas City Council, when City Manager Mary Suhm will recommend going to Stage 1, twice-a-week wa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2011

    As Dallas City Manager Inches Closer Toward a Proposed Budget, Some Revealing Insights

    ​Dallas City Council remains on vacation till August (well, not everyone), but City Manager Mary Suhm and her staff remain at work needing to trim $20 million more out of the FY2011-12 budget to balance that sucker. Hence the memos sent to the council and mayor last night: One deals with just some ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2009

    Short Orders: Agave Tapas

    ​Agave Tapas2067 Summer Lee Dr.Rockwall214-771-0423Actually, the name includes "grill," "restaurant" and--I think--"bar" in addition to "tapas." And the name says it all.In some ways it reminds me of the time I stopped in a place called Carlos O'Kelly's, a Tex-Mex establishment that may or may not ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2009

    Top 10 Reasons The Dallas Suburbs Rule

    austrini, via FlickrAllen at its most scenic​Take a look at that grid of little boxes. Just like East Dallas, really--with newer homes and fewer trees. And no backyard chicken farming.Just this afternoon we received a note from Brian Rudolph, urging us to visit his Holy Grail Pub (an Old Monk spin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2009

    Rollickin' In Rockwall

    So close, yet far enough away to dodge the dubious "suburb" tag, Rockwall is a good destination for hassle-free road tripping to a picturesque destination--you know, Lake Ray Hubbard. And since much of its development (including restaurants) is relatively new, it can still feel like untamed territor ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 28, 2008

    Sailin' For Supper

    Take a dinner cruise on Lake Ray Hubbard

  • Dining

    April 3, 2008
  • Dining

    July 17, 2003

    Hubbard Mother

    Bahama Beach Club is Baja-crazy

  • News

    July 23, 1998

    Raw deal

    If John Ware, Ray Hunt, and Bill Clements have their way, Dallas taxpayers may foot the bill for turning 2,200 acres of Kaufman County lakefront property into a golf course