Summer

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High School Literary List Causes Kerfuffle With Parents

Sex… profanity… rape. Those are just three of the controversial subjects many parents in the Highland Park Independent School District don’t want their children reading about in school.

09/09/2014

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Homeowners Stalled From Installing Solar Power

Thanks to technology, harnessing solar power is more affordable for homeowners today than in the past.

08/20/2014

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3 Recipes For Delicious End Of Summer Meals

Summer is a delicious season of fresh produce, outdoor cooking and refreshing treats.

08/18/2014

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High School Football Returns To Summer Heat

Monday will mark the first day of practice for high school football teams across north Texas. They are welcoming the return of a Texas tradition, but they’re stuck with the heat.

08/11/2014

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Turn Your Backyard Into A Water Park For Kids

Beat the heat and the doldrums with water fun in your own backyard.

08/11/2014

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Dallas Students Discuss Summer Internships

Students from Dallas high schools had a unique opportunity this summer, getting paid to work as interns as part of the Mayor’s Intern Fellows program.

08/04/2014

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Recent Drownings Reminder For Parents To Stay Vigilant

The accidental drowning of three toddlers within one week in Tarrant County has health officials urging parents more than ever to watch over their kids when they’re near water.

07/28/2014

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Children Face Increased Risk In Hot Cars As Temps Rise

North Texas was dealt a harsh reminder of the dangers on Thursday, when a 59-year-old man from North Richland Hills was arrested in the death of his 20-month-old granddaughter.

07/24/2014

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5 Fun Activities To Get The Family Outdoors

Make this a summer to remember for the whole family with these five ways to bring everyone together while enjoying the warmer weather.

07/21/2014

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Southwest Airlines Revenue Figure Rises

Southwest Airlines said that a key revenue figure rose sharply in June, which hints that the carrier was able to charge higher average fares at the start of the summer travel season.

07/10/2014

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Tips For Preventing Child Deaths In Hot Cars

Heatstroke can happen when the temperature is as low as 57 degrees, so here are some tips from safety advocates on avoiding accidental deaths in hot cars.

07/09/2014

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Record Low Water Levels At Lake Lavon

The water source for Collin County is 5 feet away from the threshold where the North Texas Municipal Water District will initiate Stage 4 water restrictions.

07/08/2014

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