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We Went Inside Emmitt Smith's Celebrity Gala Just To Tell You About the Guest List

4 months ago by Elvis Anderson
With more variety than a United Nations Conference, the crowd at the 10th Annual Emmitt Smith Celebrity Gala was celebrity totality. There's Billy Dawson, a country singer from Nashville; “Kid” Reid of Kid ‘n Play hip-hop fame; an elite group of NFL Hall of Fame running backs: Curtis Martin, Eddie...

Mayor and Cheap Housing Opponents Play Catholic Charities for Fool

3 years ago by Jim Schutze
Nothing could be more plain. The blame for the city’s dearth of low-income housing — expressed politically, in policy, in voting and in what people say on the record — lies squarely with City Hall. Every major action with bearing on this issue taken by the current mayor, the City...

Texas Couple Sues Trump Administration, Catholic Bishops After Being Turned Down for Foster Parenting

2 years ago by Stephen Young
Two Fort Worth women are suing the federal government and the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops after being denied the opportunity to serve as foster parents to an unaccompanied refugee child. Fatma Marouf and Bryn Esplin say that Catholic Charities Fort Worth, the only organization in Texas that partners with...

First Some Crow to Eat, Then We Dig Into the Good Stuff

12 months ago by Jim Schutze
Last week I got an important fact wrong in a story about a troubled apartment complex in far West Dallas. I said the agency responsible for enforcing basic standards there over a period of years was the Dallas Housing Authority. That was not true. In fact, an entity in Austin...

This Just In: Jiminy Glick is a Catholic!

8 years ago by Kelly Dearmore
For all of the praise and fond memories of fans heaped upon the early stages of Martin Short’s legendary career in comedy, the recent past is as compelling a study in his overall talents as any period of time. The last few years have witnessed the diminutive Canadian explore the...

As Trump Ends Family Separation, Dallas County Still Prepared to Help

1 year ago by Stephen Young
President Donald Trump announced early Wednesday afternoon that he will end the policy of separating immigrant children from their families, initiated by the Department of Justice in April. An executive order, which the president said he would sign later in the day, will call for children and families detained trying...

Bad Girls Club Has Philanthropic Dancers, But Not Everyone Wants Their Money

1 year ago by Roderick Pullum
A group of burlesque performers have come together in the name of camaraderie and community service. Mary Lynn Mayhem founded Bad Girls Club DFW in 2017, and it officially launched in January. The members aim to use their positions within the burlesque community to pursue philanthropic endeavors. Mayhem’s idea to start...

USA Film Festival

24 years ago by Arnold Wayne Jones
Mardis Note: The 26th Annual USA Film Festival runs Thursday, April 18 through Thursday, April 25. All screenings are at the AMC Glen Lakes Theatre, 9450 North Central Expressway at Walnut Hill Lane. All tickets, available exclusively through Ticketmaster, are $6.50, except for opening-night tickets to The Grass Harp, which...

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