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Hail strikes Frisco, McKinney on Sunday night

Collin County Headlines 3/26 3:47P Brian Bearden
On Sunday night,  Mayor Maher Maso sent out a message on social media saying Frisco sirens were warning about hail hitting the local area. Golf ball size hail was reported in Frisco, Texas, at 8:50...

Seven Loaves Community Becomes the Storehouse of Collin County

Parker BubbleLife iReporter 3/23 5:12A Elizabeth Lenart
New branding brings Seven Loaves Food Pantry, Josephs Coat, and Project Hopes services under the umbrella of The Storehouse of Collin County   Seven Loaves Community has changed its name to The...

5 Costly Songwriting Similarities

100.3 Jack FM 3/23 4:03A 100.3 Jack FM – Dallas, TX
By Amanda Wicks When Ed Sheeran released his hit single Shape of You, fans took to social media to point out that the song sounds more than a little bit like TLC s 1999 single...

P & Z Meeting

City of Parker (Calendar) 3/22 7:00P
Event date: March 23, 2017 Event Time: 07:00 PM - 11:59 PM Location: City of Parker 5700 E. Parker Rd Parker, TX 75002

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Why New Grads Are Moving Back Home

Parker BubbleLife iReporter 3/28 3:49A Riley Heruska
As graduation season approaches, college students nervously sweat through their last semester of endless papers, exams, and 99 cent ramen packages. With the economy booming and unemployment at the low...

Experience Easter Through Art and Creativity

Parker BubbleLife iReporter 3/28 2:30A Liz Applegate
Easter has many traditions - egg hunts, family dinners and of course, attending church. This year, in addition to the tradition of Easter morning worship, you can add Sharing the Art at First United...

How to Make Your Offer More Attractive Without Increasing It

Parker BubbleLife iReporter 3/26 11:42P Rochelle Mortensen
Before you submit an offer on your dream home, get pre-approved or pre-qualified for a mortgage loan. Either one can make your offer more attractive to the seller, but they mean different things. What...

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Robotics to Regionals

Allen High School Eagle Angle 3/28 11:26A Nas Baclay, Staff writer
The Eagles Robotics team advanced to the regional competition, which is March 31 to April 1. The team competes in three types of competitions: BEST (Boosting Engineering,...

Humans of Allen: Meghan Dunn

Allen High School Eagle Angle 3/27 7:33A Julia Zaksek , Jr. managing edit
I got really bad highlights in 10th grade. So, I wanted to cover them up. I dyed my hair blonde, then I got sick of that so junior year I dyed it red. However, it turned out...

Humans of Allen: Haylee Spray

Allen High School Eagle Angle 3/27 7:04A Astrid Souto
“Being a freshman on varsity is a privilege because there is a lot of talent on the team that I can learn from. The level of play in varsity games is extremely intense, which...

Humans of Allen: Danella Ortiz

Allen High School Eagle Angle 3/27 7:03A Astrid Souto
It s been hard living without my parents, but it s also been fun living with my best friend. Every day is a sleepover and somehow I still manage to get all my homework done....

Humans of Allen: Huntington Prater

Allen High School Eagle Angle 3/27 6:18A Braylon Fernandez, Staff Writer
I started my collection with the Pirate Black Yeezys. I’m a big fan of Kanye’s music and shoes and I told myself there is no way I m not going to get a pair. After I got my...

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Springtime Passion: Strawberry And Rhubarb

Parker BubbleLife iReporter 3/26 10:43P Shelia Huffman
Okay, I admit that until I interviewed Lindsey Crabb of Pie Flutin last month and tried her strawberry rhubarb tart, I had never given rhubarb the time of day. Now, I am...

Norma’s Cafe Expands To Plano

Eater Dallas 3/24 4:00A Amy McCarthy
Yet another location for eating too much pie Since opening in 1956, Norma’s Cafe has been a reliable place for Dallasites to stuff their faces with comfort food. Throughout the years, the Oak Cliff...

Brace Yourselves: Shake Shack Lands In Plano Next Week

Eater Dallas 3/23 5:39A Amy McCarthy
This is the NYC-based chain’s second DFW outpost There’s already one Shake Shack in Dallas, but the burger chain’s slow takeover of DFW will continue when its second outpost officially kicks open the...

Beloved Dallas Dive Bar Windmill Lounge Changes Ownership

Eater Dallas 3/22 7:10A Amy McCarthy
The group behind Ivy Tavern is taking over It’s the last of a dying breed, but Windmill Lounge is inarguably one of the city’s best dimly-lit dive bars. The cocktails here have been legendary for...

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Heroes & Handbags Is Fun, Fashionable And Philanthropic

DFW Style Daily 3/27 5:00A Abby F Jones
We’re all about supporting powerful ladies at DFW Style Daily, and Larissa Linton and Jenny Dowen are a prime example. Time stood still when Larissa and Jenny both lost their...

Gala Brings Hope To Women Battling Breast Cancer

DFW Style Daily 3/21 5:00A Abby F Jones
Coming to Dallas this Saturday, March 25 is an art gala for a good cause: the Art of Hope Gala benefiting the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF). With the help of former...

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Healthcare: Ryan says reform is not dead yet

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/28 4:33A Betsey Guzior
House Speaker Paul Ryan wants to keep healthcare reform on the front burner. He talked to Republican donors Monday about his next steps in overhauling the healthcare system,...

What's next for healthcare? Some ideas

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/27 4:32A Betsey Guzior
GOP efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act are on hold — perhaps for awhile. “Obamacare is the law of the land for the foreseeable future,” House Speaker Paul...

Dump the ACA, 7 in 10 CPA execs say in survey

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/22 5:44A David A. Arnott
A study from the American Institute of CPAs finds that the vast majority of CPA business executives surveyed prefer that the Affordable Care Act be repealed. The survey(PDF)...

Healthcare: Trump lobbying; genetic tests jeopardized

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/21 4:13A
Lobbying. President Donald Trump is on Capitol Hill pushing for House Republicans to pass the new healthcare bill. Small changes were made to appeal to conservatives, The Hill...

Science: Gene editing, health care hiring and vacation ills

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/20 4:16A Anne Stych
Chinese breakthrough edits embryos to eliminate defects Researchers are one step closer to eliminating some of the worry of pre-natal abnormalities. A small Chinese study...

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$310,000 in Total Grants to 24 Garden Projects!

Features 3/29 12:36A Liz Berry
Scenes from the Garland Community Garden: top left our pole beans from 2016; top right a sign made for us by our Garland Parks and Recreation Department; bottom left a sign showing all the butterflies...

Springtime Passion: Strawberry And Rhubarb

EatGreenDFW iPhone Reporter 3/27 3:43A Shelia Huffman
Okay, I admit that until I interviewed Lindsey Crabb of Pie Flutin last month and tried her strawberry rhubarb tart, I had never given rhubarb the time of day. Now, I am obsessed with the ruby red...

Garland Community Garden Tour

Features 3/24 12:02P Liz Berry
Some members of the Garland Flamingo Neighbors Group were able to experience Biophilia (love of living things) in action yesterday evening during a tour of the Garland Community Garden.  Have you ever...

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5 Appetizing, Foil-Wrapped Campfire Recipes

Kids Activities Blog 3/29 2:00A Chris
Springtime means a lot more time outdoors. It also means a lot more families will be spending their weekends camping by the fire. Today on Family Food Live , 5 Appetizing, Foil-Wrapped Campfire...

Busy Mom Tip: How to Keep up with Laundry (+ Savings)

My Crazy Savings 3/28 5:10P Courtney Solstad
I have partnered with Biz to bring you this post! All opinions are mine and are honest! I like to talk about products I use and love! Biz is one of them. I am a BUSY BUSY mama...

Teacher Gift Ideas

Kids Activities Blog 3/28 2:00P Arena
These teacher gift ideas  are the perfect way to show your appreciation for your child s teacher. Teachers are so special to our children, so these small tokens of appreciation are a great way to give...

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