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In Dallas, Homeless Shelters Help Some Get Back on Their Feet, But Others Avoid Them

5 hours ago by Jacob Vaughn
The shelter system helps some people get back on their feet, others get stuck in it and some avoid it at all costs.

'I Want Answers': In Denton, a Virtual Event Celebrates the Life of Late Teen

5 hours ago by Simone Carter
Sunday, a virtual fundraising event will honor the life of Lermont Stowers-Jones, a Black teenager who died in 2018 and whose family suspects foul play.

Dallas Music News: St. Vincent Channels Bowie, Noogy Teams Up With Punk Legends

5 hours ago by David Fletcher
St. Vincent released the new single “Pay Your Way in Pain” on Thursday. Reminiscent of Young Americans-era David Bowie, the song mixes funk rock and soul with St. Vincent’s signature surreal songwriting style. The new video also brings to mind Bowie’s performance of “Fame” on The Cher Show in 1975 with...

Local Craft Beer News: Community Does Good, Manhattan Bikes and Celestial Caffeinates

5 hours ago by Lauren Drewes Daniels
So, who needs a beer? One silver lining of Gov. Abbott’s "I'm so over this mask thing" announcement is that taprooms can now open. And while some local breweries applied for a food and beverage permit allowing them to operate as a restaurant over the past years, others have been...

What To Eat and Drink While You Stream The North Texas Irish Festival

5 hours ago by Kristina Rowe
It always starts to feel like spring in Dallas when the North Texas Irish Festival rolls around. It’s generally the first in a series of fun festivals, but this year is going to be different. With Texas businesses opened up, we could start to see more festivals scheduled in the...

Alamo Drafthouse Files for Bankruptcy. How Will Local Theaters Be Affected?

5 hours ago by Danny Gallagher
The corporate owners of the Alamo Drafthouse movie theater chain may be in a bit of financial trouble, but the Dallas-Fort Worth chain won't be affected because they are two separate business entities, according to its owners. "Alamo is just like a Chili's or a Jason's Deli, and the reason...

Dallas Police Officer Arrested in Connection With Two Murders

17 hours ago by Jacob Vaughn
The same year as the two murders, Dallas police officer Bryan Riser was arrested on a misdemeanor charge of assault family violence causing bodily injury to an ex-girlfriend.

New Progressive Platform Wants to Change the Debate in North Texas' Local Elections

1 day ago by Steven Monacelli
The DFW For All campaign is a platform of policy proposals and ideals that include issues like housing, healthcare, labor rights, climate change and government accountability.

Backed by Abbott, Texas Anti-Riot Bill Could Have 'Chilling Effect': Rights Group

1 day ago by Patrick Strickland
If passed, Republican State Rep. Brooks Landgraf's HB 2461 would enhance penalties for people allegedly involved in a riot and make it more difficult to get bond.

Liberals, Conservatives Grill Gov. Greg Abbott after He Nixed Mask Mandate

1 day ago by Simone Carter
Texans are divided over Gov. Greg Abbott's latest executive order.

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