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Deal in works to sell Dallas Design District buildings

A Dallas retail and commercial real estate investor and developer is in talks to buy a big chunk of the Dallas Design District. The properties have been for sale for several months by Houston-based Lionstone Group which acquired the real estate in 2007.

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Tue Sep 16, 2014

Dallas Morning News

American Idol in Dallas

Here's what the crowd looked like in Austin in 2010, when fans waited for 'American Idol' auditions. I'm just sayin' you might want to show up early.

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Dallas Morning News

Tod Robberson: County and feds, don't enable Dallas slumlord's activities

Severiano Martinez purchased this adverse-possession house at 1023 Betterton Circle from a man he identified as Douglas T. "Chase" Fonteno, unaware that the house wasn't Fonteno's to sell. Attorney General Greg Abbott's office, for example, ordered a raid on the offices of a voter-registration group in Houston, then seized and destroyed documents even though the group had broken no laws.

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Examiner.com

Influencing Dallas one community at a time

Dallas is known as a city with BIG ideas. Big ideas that inject excitement in the lives of every individual born and raised here, as well as adventurous transplants looking for great opportunities and promising futures.

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WFAA-TV Dallas

Dallas neighbors ask for illegally-dumped trash removedDallas...

South Dallas neighbors say a large pile of illegally-dumped garbage has been neglected for months, and they want it removed. Dallas neighbors ask for illegally-dumped trash removed South Dallas neighbors say a large pile of illegally-dumped garbage has been neglected for months, and they want it removed.

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Business Journal

Stag clothing store heads to California; plans Dallas, Houston openings

Stag clothing store has opened its new store in Venice, California and plans to open in Dallas and Houston next. Stag, the menswear clothing store on South Congress Avenue in Austin, has opened a second location in Venice, California, and is also set to expand into Dallas and Houston in the coming months.

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Business Journal

Dallas ISD graduations legal, justified, Superintendent Mike Miles says

Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Mike Miles defended the district's graduation rate and said it shouldn't be broken up. Dallas ISD is not breaking the law by letting students with excessive absences graduate without making up classwork, Superintendent Mike Miles said Tuesday.

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D Magazine

Where to Get Your Popcorn Fix in Dallas

Popcorn: bits of puffed kernels one shovels down by the handful like a bear cub who hasn't eaten in days; serving size comes by the bucketful; most often found stashed down one's shirt or hidden in one's hair for a quick snack later on; deemed as a movie necessity; best paired with butter, salt, m&m's, or all the above. It's a nostalgic treat associated with family movie night and state fairs.

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Dallas Morning News

Dallas is looking for folks who can entertain, educate and exercise Continental Avenue Bridge-goers

An 11-year-old of my acquaintance recently received a root-beer-making demo during a visit to the Continental Avenue Bridge. The Continental Avenue Bridge's calendar is always full - just look at that to-do list filled with chess pieces, yoga sessions, workout boot camps, even a line-dancing how-to.

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D Magazine

Tipsy Tuesday: Dallas Booze News for September 16 - 21

In honor of Mexican Independence day, make today Tequila Tuesday and just keep the celebration going through the week. When that gets old, get your fill of German beer and maybe a frozen cocktail to really mix things up before cooler weather hits.

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Dallas Observer

Oral Fixation Returns for Season Four, Looking for More Dallas Stories and Storytellers

By Monica Hinman I have a friend who has cornered the market on stories. Stuff just happens to her.

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CultureMap

Austin better educated than Houston, Dallas and rest of Texas says new study

School is back in session and a new report says Austin is one of the most educated cities in the country. WalletHub has released 2014's Most and Least Educated Cities , which ranks Austin the 11th most educated city in the U.S. The site analyzed the 150 largest metropolitan areas to determine "where the most educated Americans are choosing to settle."

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Dallas Morning News

Rudolph Bush: Dallas city manager says he understands more change is needed. Will it be enough?

Yesterday, there were a number of important stories about City Hall that we really need to bring together under one umbrella to get a better idea of what is happening. First, Tom Benning told us about City Manager A.C. Gonzalez's pledge to offer the council progress reports on ongoing issues that the city is facing.

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Dallas Morning News

Apartment project ready to start next door to new Sylvan/Thirty in West Dallas

With construction winding down on the Sylvan/Thirty mixed-use project in West Dallas, developers are about to start a second apartment community next door. Wood Partners will build its Alta Yorktown project on the east side of Sylvan/Thirty between Yorktown Street and Interstate 30. It will be an urban style project but with different architecture than the apartments Wood Partners are building a few blocks away on West Commerce Street.

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Dallas Morning News

Dallas Police Association releases 10-point plan that aims to improve police department

Dallas Police Association president Ron Pinkston and first vice president Frederick Frazier told The News' editorial board they hope to reopen talks with Chief David Brown. Weeks after Dallas Police Association officials said the police department has a morale problem, they say they know how to fix it.

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Dallas Observer

Six Stops to Make at the New and Improved Dallas Farmers Market

After the City of Dallas sold the Dallas Farmers Market off to a private entity, market goers were promised big changes. When the market reopened on September 1, it was a little difficult to tell what exactly had changed.

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Dallas Morning News

Dallas police: Teen robbed cashier at gunpoint, rammed police squad car

A 17-year-old man faces a slew of felony charges after an alleged early Saturday morning spree that ended with him ramming a Dallas police squad car in far northeast Dallas, police say. Police say Emmanuel McLemore carjacked a man, robbed a convenient store cashier at gunpoint, smacked him with the stock of his gun and tried to evade arrest, according to police documents.

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Dallas Observer

The Best Bar Staffs in Dallas

When it comes to live music venues, Dallas has polychromatic shades of bar staffs, from its draft-pouring, quietly rustic bartenders to the sophisticated mixologists with novel ways of concocting a drink. When you frequent a venue often enough, it's nice to be remembered.

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Dallas Morning News

Could a new nail polish help North Texas women avoid date rape drugs?

A group of college-age men say they've invented the next big thing to help women protect themselves from rape - and this one comes in a little bottle. A nail polish that reportedly changes colors in the presence of date rape drugs burst into the national spotlight in recent weeks.

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Business Journal

Michigan carpet firm's acquisition of Houston business set to benefit Dallas

Buying Hokanson, based out of Houston, will allow Scott Group to grow its geographic footprint with locations in Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Houston and Boston. But how does Dallas stand to benefit? The newly-merged company is using the deal to expand its Dallas presence, where both companies already have showrooms, Scott Group said in a news release.

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