North Texas Concertgoers Feel More Sadness Than Fear After Manchester Attack

North Texas Concertgoers Feel More Sadness Than Fear After Manchester Attack

DALLAS — The headliner Tuesday night at the American Airlines Center in Dallas was nostalgia. A mostly grown-up group filled in to see “The Total Package Tour,” featuring New Kids On The Block, Paula Abdul, and Boyz II Men. Judging by the themed t-shirts, NKOTB was the crowd favorite. “[They were] my very first concert, not to date myself, but way back in 1989!” said Katie Crist. Still, you’re never too old to forget what…

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Would North Dallas Texas Be a Place You Want to Live?

Would North Dallas Texas Be a Place You Want to Live?

Many larger cities in the US are divided into north, south, east and west. Any city can be, but larger cities are so huge that people talk about them in this manner naturally. You usually don’t do that with a smaller city. In Texas, there are many large cities, including Dallas. I used to live by San Antonio, and I am fully aware of people saying south San Antonio and so forth. Sometimes not all…

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Truly Holmes, 70, Retired Dallas Officer Tackled Tough, High-P.rofile Investigations

Truly Holmes, 70, Retired Dallas Officer Tackled Tough, High-P.rofile Investigations

Truly Marion Holmes tracked down an array of despicable criminals, from serial rapists to skinheads bent on hate crimes. During his 37 years with the Dallas Police Department, he worked with the Secret Service to protect visiting dignitaries, was a U.S. marshal and was assigned to the FBI’s North Texas Joint Terrorism Task Force. In retirement, he continued to seek justice as a private investigator, working diligently for a Hill Country defense attorney. Holmes, 70,…

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Review: the Invaders | Teatro Dallas

Review: the Invaders | Teatro Dallas

Open now through Sat, May 20 Next performance on Thu, May 11 at 8pm Give Me Shelter At Teatro Dallas, Chilean playwright Egon Wolff’s 1963 work The Invaders feels especially relevant to today’s political climate. The cast of The Invaders at Teatro Dallas Dallas — For Teatro Dallas, Cora Cardona has adapted and directed an English version of the Latin American landmark play Los invasores (The Invaders) (1963) by renowned Chilean playwright Egon Wolff (1926-2016)….

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Texas House Approves Bill to Save Dallas Police and Fire Pension System

Texas House Approves Bill to Save Dallas Police and Fire Pension System

Special Contributor AUSTIN — Efforts to save the failing Dallas Police and Fire Pension System from insolvency have taken months of lobbying, tense negotiations, legal action and fiery rhetoric. The city’s credit ratings have dropped several times. Hundreds of police officers and firefighters have walked out the door, along with hundreds of millions of dollars from the pension system. But on Wednesday, it took fewer than 10 minutes for the state House of Representatives to…

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