Sam’s day

Several years ago, John Killian’s youngest son, Sam, was diagnosed with Duchenne, the most common form of muscular dystrophy.

Monster Truck Party

Former Club Dada owner Doak Boettiger doesn’t book concerts anymore, but he can still book a great party — for the kids.

Liz Simmons’ Easter extravaganza

If you saw a group of people on Easter last year wearing bunny suits and pulling Santa’s sleigh down Newell Street, then you have already encountered Liz Simmons and her friends.

Lakewood Service League Walk & Wag

The simple idea of a dog walk around White Rock Lake is now an event that is expected to draw 5,000 people and raise more than $20,000.

The Garden Conservancy Open Days

What good is a beautiful garden if you can’t show it off? Five of the greenest thumbs in the city, including a few in our neighborhood, are opening their private gardens for viewing.

Mystics, Mutts and MoonPies festival

Lake Highlands residents Beth Highgenboten and Jinna Russell conceived the inaugural event as a fund-raiser for Weimaraner Rescue of North Texas.

Stories from the State Fair or Texas

These neighborhood residents prove that being more than just a State Fair of Texas spectator can be rewarding and, in some cases — we’re…