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Rights Groups and Activists To Rally Outside Texas Capitol over 'Voter Suppression' Bills

18 hours ago by Patrick Strickland
The American Civil Liberties Union of Texas has organized a protest against a slate of so-called 'election integrity' bills, which rights groups say would result in widespread voter suppression.

Bad Mothers in TV and Film That Will Make You Appreciate Your Own

1 day ago by Danny Gallagher
Parenting is for the crazy. You'd simply have to be crazy to undertake such a role requires you to be responsible for a tiny life, on a 24-hour cycle. You have to give up sleep for the first half of the kid's childhood.

Masks No More: Carroll and Allen School Districts Vote to Ditch COVID-19 Mask Mandates

2 days ago by Simone Carter
Carroll and Allen ISDs have voted to lift districtwide mask mandates starting in the summer.

Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson: Cities Need 'a More Prominent Seat' at the Global Table

2 days ago by Jacob Vaughn
The thinking is that local governments are on the frontlines of global issues, such as the COVID-19 pandemic, climate change, trade and others. Therefore, they should be a bigger part of these global discussions.

The Roots Jazz Series with Adonis Rose Celebrates New Orleans in Fort Worth

2 days ago by Raven Jordan
As events begin to pick up again, downtown Cowtown will be booming with the sounds of New Orleans. The Roots of Music series, at Downtown Cowtown the Isis at the Fort Worth Stockyards, has an upcoming program highlighting Black music, packed with jazz, blues, R&B and hip-hop.

Dak Prescott Invests in Walk-On's Cajun Restaurant

2 days ago by Lauren Drewes Daniels
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott used part of his freshly minted $160 million contract to invest in the Cajun bistro Walk-On's. The 27-year old Louisiana native owns 20% of the restaurants located in Arlington, Las Colinas, The Colony and Waco.

Whiskey News: WhistlePig at Whiskey Cake and Garrison Brothers at Haywire

2 days ago by Lauren Drewes Daniels
Haywire in Plano has invited the Garrison Brothers up from their distillery in the tiny town of Hye, TX, for two events next week. The Garrison Brothers Cigar Social will take place on Haywires' rooftop Airstream Terrace on Wednesday

Abortions Will Soon Be Much Harder to Get in Texas. Gov. Greg Abbott 'Can't Wait.'

2 days ago by Patrick Strickland
The so-called 'heartbeat bill' would also open up the possibility of lawsuits against abortion providers and those who help individuals obtain abortions.

10 Best Concerts of the Week: Pat Green, Mean Motor Scooter, Sarah Jaffe and More

3 days ago by David Fletcher
The forecast calls for sunshine and warmer weather this weekend, and with more people getting vaccinated and more venues getting a lock on their COVID protocols, this seems like the perfect weekend to finally get out and do something if you haven't already. This weekend also sees the return of...

10 Local Craft Breweries Hosting Games, Events and Frothy Good Times

3 days ago by Lauren Drewes Daniels
After a year of hunkering down, no one is more ready to spread their wings in the sunshine, unencumbered by a pandemic, than North Texas breweries.

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