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DISD May Submit $1.6B Bond Proposal To Voters

For the second time in seven years, the Dallas School District is considering placing a capital improvement plan before voters. The proposed cost: $1.6 Billion.

08/20/2015

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Woman, Man Found Dead At Schertz Home, 2 Girls Unharmed

Police say a woman and a man have been found stabbed to death at a home near San Antonio in an apparent murder-suicide.

08/20/2015

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NTTA To Expand Toll Roads

On Wednesday, the North Texas Tollway Authority board unanimously approved to move projects forward — some already in the works — to improve congestion.

08/19/2015

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New “PICKUP” App The “Uber” Of Hauling Items

A new technology company has emerged in North Texas aimed to help people without trucks “pickup” items or goods that will not fit in their car or SUV.

08/17/2015

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Neighbors Divided Over What To Do With Forgotten Pathway

A secret flight of stairs in Oak Cliff that leads to Kessler Park is dividing some neighbors over whether or not to clear the long-forgotten pathway.

08/13/2015

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More And More People Moving To Downtown Dallas

When Erika Williamson originally moved to Downtown Dallas in the late ’90s, she was a trailblazer.

08/13/2015

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“Home For Sale” Sign Calls Out Neighbor; Turns Heads

A neighborhood feud is turning heads in Farmers Branch. A sign outside a home advertises it’s for sale “because my neighbor’s a douchebag.”

08/13/2015

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24-Year-Old Man Shot, Killed In Garland

A 24-year-old man was shot and killed Friday night at a home in the 1700 block of Whiteoak Drive

08/08/2015

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Arlington Man Gunned Down In His Driveway

Police are investigating a deadly shooting that left one man dead.

08/08/2015

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Dallas Zoo’s Renowned Giraffe Kipenzi Dies

The Dallas Zoo said its world-famous baby giraffe, Kipenzi, has died after running into the perimeter edge of her habitat Tuesday.

07/28/2015

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Collin County Residents Condemn Proposal For Muslim Cemetery

A proposal for a cemetery operated by an Islamic group has been greeted with fear and condemnation in Collin County.

07/14/2015

Lake Highlands Hardware Store Encourages Community To Buy Local

If a hardware store is not where you’d expect to find bath salts, candles, and cookies—all locally sourced, of course—then you probably haven’t had the pleasure of stumbling into Gecko Hardware in Dallas’ Lake Highlands neighborhood.

07/14/2015

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