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Tasha’s To Do List: August 28-31

Looking for something fun to do this weekend in North Texas? From football games to music festivals, KRLD’s Tasha Stevens has some ideas for you and your family!

08/28/2014

Bones of mammoth found in Ellis County gravel pit. (credit:  Perot Museum)

Mammoth Dig Begins In Ellis County

You never know what you’re going to find digging in the dirt, but in May, Marty McEwen found something big in size and significance.

08/26/2014

perot_museum_dallas via RNC 2016

Mammoth Skeleton Discovered In North Texas

The skeleton of a mammoth has been discovered in North Texas – and the enormous find is being donated to the Perot Museum in Dallas.

08/25/2014

(credit: Jason Ware/Galaxy Photography)

North Texans Stay Up Late In Awe Of Blood Moon Vision

Dozens of people gathered at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas early Tuesday morning to see the first of a series of eclipses so rare it usually happens only once every several hundred years.

CBS 11–04/15/2014

(credit: KTVT/KTXA)

Barricaded Dallas Man Taken Into Custody

Dallas Police have responded to reports of shots fired inside a luxury apartment complex in downtown Dallas on Houston Street.

CBS 11–03/25/2014

PEROT BODY 2

Perot Museum Offers Inside Look At Animals

Animals Inside Out exhibit will give museum visitors an inside look at a giraffe, gorilla, elephant and other animals.

CBS 11–09/13/2013

Nicole Small with the Perot Museum describes the exhibit (Brigitte Cummings/KRLD)

Perot Museum Opens Interactive Recycling Exhibit

The Perot Museum has opened an environmentally friendly summer exhibit designed to let visitors — not museum employees — create the exhibit.

06/17/2013

(credit: KTVT/KTXA)

Money Issues Between Dallas Arts District, Klyde Warren Park Resolved

The park and the Arts District have agreed on a partnership and a way to split revenue from a new property tax for a Public Improvement District, or PID. Park users think it’s necessary to retain the park’s attractiveness.

06/14/2013

The Perot Museum Of Nature & Science is currently under construction in Dallas. (credit: Perot Museum Of Nature & Science/Balfour Beatty Construction/EarthCam)

Already Talk Of Expansion At Perot Museum

Although the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, in downtown Dallas, has only been opened for a few months there appears that plans are already in the works for expansion.

CBSDFW.COM–03/05/2013

(credit: Perot Science Museum)

Perot Museum Visitor Injures Hand At Interactive Exhibit

An interactive exhibit at the new Perot Science Museum of Dallas is closed after a visitor suffered an injury to his hand.

01/08/2013

(Photo by El KEBIR LAMRANI/AFP/Getty Images)

Experience The Presidential Inauguration In DFW

The presidential inauguration is a monumental and significant point in American history as millions gather in Washington, D.C. to celebrate the election or re-election of the president. On Jan. 21 billions will watch worldwide as Barack Obama is again sworn in as the president of the United States for another four-year term. This year’s theme, “Faith in America’s Future” will prove to be more momentous than ever as America trudges past recent hardships. While it is not economically feasible for most to travel to D.C. for the ceremony, there are several ways within the DFW metroplex that residents may exhibit patriotism as they usher Barack Obama into a new season of his presidency.

01/07/2013