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North Texas Is Seeing an Unexpected Jump in Evictions
By Jacob Vaughn
Inflation, Supply Chain Issues and Slow Permit Process Are Hurting This Dallas Business
'I Just Shouldn't Tweet': Frisco Realtor Jenna Ryan's Going to Prison for 60 Days Over Jan. 6 Capitol Riot
By Simone Carter
After Weekend Shooting, Police Vow to Step Up the Fight Against Violent Crime in Deep Ellum
North Texas Yet Again Dominates List of Best Places To Buy a Home
In Dallas' Joppa, Community Leaders and Developer at Odds Over Proposed Townhomes
South Dallas Property Owner Sues City Over Habitual Criminal Property Designation
Convicted of Bribing City Council Members, Developer Ruel Hamilton Wants a Retrial
South Dallas Car Wash Owner Sues Dallas, Claims City Targeted Him for a Shakedown
Fighting the Marvin Nichols Reservoir Could Take Lifetimes
In Dallas' Floral Farms, Residents Feel Under Attack
Communities in Dallas Formed a Coalition for Neighborhood Self-Determination
Belo Garden Will Be Renamed, but Dallas Is Still Full of Confederate Iconography
Not Everyone Is Happy With Dallas' Botham Jean Boulevard
Will Biden's American Rescue Plan Bring Water to Unserved Areas of Dallas?
Can a Neighborhood-Led Plan Curb Gentrification in West Dallas?
How the Lincoln Katy Trail Project Could Upend Life for a Blind Resident
By Jacob Vaughn
Ethics Complaint Against Dallas City Plan Commissioner Wayne Garcia Dismissed
New Neighborhood Association in Works to Weigh in on Potential Oak Cliff Zoning Changes
Did City Council Hopeful Johnny Aguinaga Threaten an Elections Judge?
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