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  • Two More Exonerees Freed In Dallas County
    After 12 years in prison, Claude Simmons and Christopher Shun Scott -- wrongly sentenced to life in prison for the 1997 robbery and murder of Alfonso Aguilar -- were set free in on Friday, October 23, in what District Attorney Craig Watkins calls a turning point for Dallas County. You can read...
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  • Pie Eating Contest for New Norma's Grand Opening
    Five eaters from Prestonwood Christian Academy bested a team from Trinity Christian Academy in a furious pie eating contest during the grand opening of the new Norma's in North Dallas Thursday evening, October 22. You can read more at City of Ate. Photos by Patrick Michels.
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  • Drugs, Guns and Money Recovered by Law Enforcement in North Texas
    Dallas is a major drug distribution hub. The stuff comes in through Laredo and then moves north as far as Minneapolis and east to Atlanta, so Wednesday's major drug bust by federal, state and local authorities will have a far-reaching impact. Check out this slide show for shots of mostly...
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  • Dead Prez at the Prophet Bar
    This week's Wednesday night Prophet Bar jam session with R.C. Williams featured Dead Prez, the underground hip-hop duo of and M-1, on October 21. Photos by Gloria Levario.
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  • Dish Extra: York Street
    Photos from York Street, the subject of this week's Dish review. Photos by Sara Kerens.
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  • Night Moves: Just Do Anything
    The scene at Carpe Diem was long on Authentic wear while DJ Inzo and DJ Hex spun in the downtown club. Saturday night our nightlife squad stopped by the Bodega de los Muertos warehouse party beside the Double Wide, for an early Halloween with Betdat, Convextion ERP, Ricky Simpson, and The Get...
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  • Texas Guitar Show and World Record Attempt in Arlington
    The Texas Guitar Show in Arlington, along with a hall full of rare and vintage guitars, featured an attempt to break the world record of 1,800 people playing the same song at one time. This year's attempt to play "Louie Louie" fell short of that total, but organizers say they'll try again next...
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  • Opening Day at the AT&T Performing Arts Center
    The AT&T Performing Arts Center welcomes tens of thousands to its new digs in downtown Dallas over the weekend, with performances from local dance troupes, musical ensembles and other artists all day, ending with a fireworks display Sunday night, October 18.
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  • Erykah Badu, the Cannabinoids, Shiny Toy Guns at the Red Bull Soundclash.
    Erykah Badu and the Cannabinoids faced off against Shiny Toy Guns Friday night, October 16, with nothing but Victory Plaza, a swarm of fans and some noise-metering microphones between them, in a battle of Texas and Oklahoma bands. You can read
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  • One Last Day at the State Fair of Texas
    Every year the State Fair of Texas bridges summer and fall in Dallas, becoming more and more itself as its season drifts on, right up to that closing Sunday when the sun sets a little sooner, the T-shirts are even more tasteless and the fried foods finally start taking their toll. Let Justin...
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  • Tailgating and Cruising Dallas with Texas and Oklahoma Die-Hards
    The Longhorns' 16-13 win over the Sooners Saturday, October 17, at the Cotton Bowl made Dallas home to rivalry revelry stoked by visitors from far away on both sides of the Red River.
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  • Dust Congress and Daniel Folmer at J&J's Pizza
    Daniel Folmer, Dust Congress and others played a free show at J&Jís Pizza in Denton on Saturday, October 17. Daniel Folmerís set featured music from his newly released album Dead End. Dust Congress also took the opportunity to promote their upcoming album Open Your Eyes, The World Is Shit. Re...
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