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  • Dallas Celebrates MLK Day
    January 15 at 5:48 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    The dream was still alive for thousands of Dallas residents who filled the streets in southern Dallas for the city's annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade.

     
  • Lupe Valdez Officially Kicks Off Her Campaign for Texas Governor
    January 8 at 1:41 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    Before a small but enthusiastic crowd of supporters, former Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez officially opened her campaign for the Democratic nomination for Texas governor. Valdez, who announced her plans to try to unseat GOP Gov. Greg Abbott…

     
  • Thousands Cheer On Almost-Canceled Holiday Parade
    December 2 at 8:31 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    The annual Dallas holiday parade marched down Commerce street downtown on Saturday morning, December 2. Thousands of spectators gathered to enjoy the performances. The parade was in limbo when longtime sponsor Children's Health pulled out of…

     

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  • Oklahoma Beats TCU in the Big 12 Championship Game
    December 2 at 8:21 p.m. by Jack Gorman III

    The Sooners took out the Horned Frogs at the Big 12 Championship Game on Saturday, December 2 in Arlington. OU ended with 41 points versus Texas Christian University's 17 points. What a game. Photos by Jack Gorman III

     
  • The Art of the Burn
    November 21 at 4 a.m. by Brian Maschino

    The fire art community is a tight-knit group of people, with mentors like Patrick Thomas serving as vital ambassadors. It's easy enough to get started watching how-to YouTube videos, but these flame artists all discovered their sparks from other…

     
  • Chinese Lantern Festival Lights Up Fair Park
    November 20 at 10:25 p.m. by Kathy Tran

    Fair Park brings on the sparkle at the Chinese Lantern Festival. Bring the family or a winter date here for a beautiful night walk from November 21-Jan 7. All photos by Kathy Tran.

     
  • MuckFest: The Big Muddy Fun Mess
    October 30 at 3:40 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    On Saturday, October 28, runners trudged through mud, water, muck to raise money for Multiple Sclerosis research and support. It was a sticky mess. Photos by Brian Maschino

     
  • A Fire Destroys Apartment Complex near 635 and Abrams Road
    October 21 at 10:12 p.m. by Kathy Tran

    At around 11:30PM on October 20th 2017 an apartment block off of 12300 Abrams Road set off in flames. The apartment complex is off of the Solarium Apartment complex, between the North Creek Condominiums directly behind Pinyon Tree lane. Dallas…

     
  • An Architecture House Tour that Opens Doors to Fantasy Homes
    October 20 at 12:58 p.m. by Sarah Schumacher

    The American Institute of Architects holds its 11th annual tour next weekend: Saturday and Sunday, October 28-29 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in Dallas. They will feature seven residences ranging from 2,400 to 6,700 square feet. Take a peek inside…

     
  • Tailgating the Red River Showdown at the Cotton Bowl
    October 16 at 9:41 a.m. by Hannah Ridings

    The Oklahoma Sooners won an exciting, rugged game versus the UT Longhorns on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the Cotton Bowl. Fans came out to pre-party and tailgate. Photos by Hannah Ridings

     
  • Stepping into the Past at the Alexander Mansion
    October 5 at 4 a.m. by Kathy Tran

    For all its splendor, the three-story Alexander Mansion is easy to miss. It sits too far back from the road to catch with drivers' peripheral vision. Its neighbors are payday loan shops and long-shuttered shells of used car lots, their perimeters…

     
  • Texas Freedom Force Protests the Removal of General Lee Statue
    September 17 at 1:14 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    On Saturday, September 16, 2017, a few hundred protestors from the group Texas Freedom Force gathered at Lee Park to protest the removal of the statue of General E. Lee. The statue was removed by city hall on Thursday night. The protestors…

     
  • The Battle Over the Removal of Lee's Statue
    September 7 at 4 a.m. by Brian Maschino

    They began gathering well before noon Wednesday, greeted by police and gathered around barricades surrounding Lee Park. They wanted action, either to see the statue of Robert E. Lee taken down after a Dallas City Council vote that seemed…

     
  • Dallas Reacts to Hurricane Harvey with Donations and Housing
    August 28 at 5:03 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    At the Walnut Hill Recreation Center, Dallas welcomed its first evacuees from the Texas coast cities. Most of the early arrivals at Dallas' shelters came from areas that faced mandatory or voluntary evacuations, including Corpus Christi and Port…

     
  • Scenes From Unprecedented Flooding Event in Houston and Surrounding Areas
    August 28 at 1:38 p.m. by Houston Press

    Our worst fears were realized as Houstonians awoke on August 27 to discover that Hurricane Harvey had unleashed unprecedented flooding across Houston and surrounding areas. Houston police and fire departments worked through the night responding to…

     
  • Witnessing the Eclipse at the Perot Museum Party
    August 21 at 4:55 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    Swarms of celestial gazers packed into the Perot Museum’s plaza for a free solar eclipse-watching event on Monday. Lasting from noon to 2 p.m., attendees had the chance to make tools for viewing the eclipse and grab a free pair of E15-filtered…

     
  • Dallas Rallies Against White Supremacy
    August 20 at 8:31 a.m. by Brian Maschino

    On Saturday night, August 19, a few thousand Dallasites came together to rally against white supremacy in solidarity with the anti-racist protestors in Charlottesville, Virginia from the weekend prior. They rallied in front of Dallas City Hall.…

     
  • Trinity Toll Road Gets a Funeral March
    August 16 at 12:10 a.m. by Brian Maschino

    The Trinity Toll Road has been a contentious issue for decades, but on Tuesday, August 15, it was laid to rest figuratively with a funeral parade and second line through the streets of Bishop Arts. Photos by Brian Maschino

     
  • Blondes Battle Brunettes at the Cotton Bowl
    August 13 at 10:51 a.m. by Mike Brooks

    Blondes battled Brunettes in the 10th annual BvB powder-puff football game on Saturday, August 12. After a competitive first half, the Bru Crew pulled away for their forth straight victory. Fireworks and a monsoon rain arrived just after the…

     
  • The Celebrities, Fans and Fiercely Competitive Ballers of Dallas' First Big3 Tournament Stop
    July 31 at 8:12 a.m. by Mikel Galicia

    The inaugural season of Ice Cube's Big3 basketball league made its way to Dallas on Sunday, July 30. The 3-on-3 basketball tournament is in its sixth week of the season and featured four games between former NBA players, such as Chauncey Billups,…

     

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