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  • Tom Jenkins -- "Our Food Guy"
    Tom Jenkins didn't just shoot delicious food every week for The Observer, he also shot several items for last year's Best of Dallas Issue. But around the Observer HQ, he'll not only be remembered for his kind and genuine demeanor, he'll be remembered for being "our food guy" - making some of...
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  • Taste of Dallas at West End
    Thousands braved the weekend’s sweltering 100-degree-plus weather to wander through the West End’s annual Taste of Dallas festival, shopping at craft booths, listening to live music and sampling the fare from dozens of area restaurants, including the Clay Pit, Texas de Brazil, Kebab’s Gril...
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  • Voodoo Music Experience in New Orleans
    Fall Out Boy, The Black Crowes, Wilco, Smashing Pumpkins, Rage Against the Machine and thousands of music fans gathered Oct. 26-28.
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  • Penthouse Unveiling at the Stoneleigh Hotel
    On Wednesday, the Stoneleigh offered free booze and fare to Dallas' bourgeoisie and asked only one thing in return: To check out the hotel's $10,000 a night, newly-renovated penthouse suite
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  • Picking up the garbage with Angela Hunt
    Council member Angela Hunt went on a ride-along with Dallas sanitation workers June 20 to get a feel for what these guys go through on a daily basis.
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  • Weiner Eating Contest in Plano
    On Saturday, gurgitators from around the country gathered at Sam's Club in Plano, facing off in a heated hot dog battle royale. The winner gained a spot in this summer's Super Bowl of competitive eating, Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest on Coney Island.
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  • D/FW Summer Balloon Classic in Waxahachie
    Commercial and amateur balloonists alike are congregating at MidWay Airport in Waxahachie this weekend to encourage youth participation in aviation
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  • Death Cab For Cutie at Nokia Theater
    Every able-bodied teen in the Metroplex, it seemed, piled into Nokia on Tuesday night to pay tribute to Death Cab and Ben Gibbard's magnificent muttonchops
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  • Dallas City Arts Festival
    Last weekend, Dallas handed over the Arts District to business-hungry artists during the 5th Annual City Arts Festival
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