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What We Lose When Dallas' Dive Bars Die

What We Lose When Dallas' Dive Bars Die Obviously there's a large contingency here in Dallas (and in most parts of the country) that couldn't give two Schlitz about bar history. If Dallas can't protect historic landmarks downtown from developers and their wrecking balls, why would they even … Full News here – Read more […]

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Service Held on Anniversary of Dallas Firefighter's Death

Service Held on Anniversary of Dallas Firefighter's Death Friends, family and colleagues hold a service for Dallas firefighter William Tanksley on the anniversary of his death. (Published Tuesday, Feb 10, 2015). Updated 6 hours ago. A Dallas firefighter who died helping a stranded motorist was honored by his … Full News here – Read more […]

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Carlisle ranks this comeback among best

Carlisle ranks this comeback among best DALLAS — Things looked dire for the Dallas Mavericks as the Portland Trail Blazers had their largest lead of the game at 86-70 with just 11:47 left in regulation. Instead of tucking their collective tails and giving up, Dallas battled back. Dallas … Full News here – Read more […]

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Kung Fu Saloon in Dallas accused of excluding blacks

Kung Fu Saloon in Dallas accused of excluding blacks DALLAS (AP) — A Dallas bar accused of turning away black customers has agreed to pay a small fine and apologize over enforcement of its dress code. Kung Fu Saloon will pay two fees of $ 400 and issue letters to a person who said he […]

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Vague law gives Dallas incumbents re-election advantage

Vague law gives Dallas incumbents re-election advantage Dallas attorney Marcos Ronquillo is running against incumbent Mayor Mike Rawlings this year, and discovered that multiple donors gave the mayor more than the $ 5,000 limit since his 2011 election. Ronquillo himself is limited to the $ 5,000 campaign … Full News here – Read more on WFAA

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American's passenger traffic down, Southwest's up in January

American's passenger traffic down, Southwest's up in January Southwest's service has soared since federal flying restrictions lifted Oct. 13 at Dallas Love Field. It offers 153 departures and 17 new cities, up from 118 flights before. And last month, the carrier said it will add flights to nine cities in April … Full News here […]

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TechFlash: Five things you need to know this week

TechFlash: Five things you need to know this week The University of Texas at Dallas will host Tech Mahindra's i5 Startnet and Hackathon, a quarterly event that showcases innovation and works to connect startups with the global IT firm based in India. The event is slated from noon to 5 p.m. on Thursday … Full […]

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Active Network acquires global timing company to boost its software offerings

Active Network acquires global timing company to boost its software offerings The Dallas-based software as a service provider offers products to help companies and event organizers manage participants, transactions and activities. Active Network expects to integrate IPICO's solutions into its lifecycle management portfolio. Full News here – Read more on Dallas Business Journal (blog)

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Rajon Rondo should avoid surgery

Rajon Rondo should avoid surgery Rondo also broke his nose when he was inadvertently kneed by teammate Richard Jefferson while getting up after tripping over the leg of Orlando's Elfrid Payton early in a game Jan. 31. In 21 games since being traded to Dallas from Boston, Rondo has … Full News here – Read more […]

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Mavericks-Clippers scouting report: Can Dallas keep its cool against LA?

Mavericks-Clippers scouting report: Can Dallas keep its cool against LA? Dallas Mavericks center Tyson Chandler (6) talks to referee Leroy Richardson, right, with guard Devin Harris (20) and forward Chandler Parsons after a technical foul was called on Chandler and head coach Rick Carlisle during the second half of an NBA … Full News here – […]

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10 great options for Valentine's Day dining with your sweetheart

10 great options for Valentine's Day dining with your sweetheart 1 DALLAS CHOP HOUSE Four starters, four entrees and four desserts may be ordered either a la carte or as part of a three-course prix fixe dinner for $ 75 per person. Wine pairings will be offered a la carte or for $ 25 per […]

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Analyst: Three Rangers among top 10 worst contracts in baseball

Analyst: Three Rangers among top 10 worst contracts in baseball … baseball to Chase Wernimont, 9, of Sanger during an autograph session at Dr Pepper Ballpark in Frisco, on Saturday, January 31, 2015. The appearance was titled the Texas Rangers 2015 Winter Caravan. (Vernon Bryant/The Dallas Morning News) … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Slim Chickens announces five locations in North Texas

Slim Chickens announces five locations in North Texas The company is actively scouting additional franchisees for locations in Dallas, Denton and Collin counties. Some Slim Chickens menu favorites include: Chicks Plate – three chicken tenders, one sauce, Texas toast, one side and a drink; Slims Plate … Full News here – Read more on Dallas […]

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Slim Chickens announces five locations in North Texas

Slim Chickens announces five locations in North Texas The company is actively scouting additional franchisees for locations in Dallas, Denton and Collin counties. Some Slim Chickens menu favorites include: Chicks Plate – three chicken tenders, one sauce, Texas toast, one side and a drink; Slims Plate … Full News here – Read more on Dallas […]

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Usher, Blake Shelton, Aikman, Cheerleaders, Dorsett get encore help from their

Usher, Blake Shelton, Aikman, Cheerleaders, Dorsett get encore help from their … Over the years, many Dallas Cowboys have done TV ad campaigns for the United Way. And it was a big thrill to the memory to watch eight of them come out on stage: Aikman, Daryl Johnston, Preston Pearson, Darren Woodson, Dorsett, Smith, Ed […]

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