Miracle Mom

I believe in miracles, but I believe they’re rare. I’ve just never thought one would happen to my family. That’s what was going through…

Anthony Randolph Q&A

Soft-spoken and courteous, Woodrow Wilson High School senior ANTHONY RANDOLPH may not seem intimidating at first encounter, but to opponents on the basketball court,…

I Wanna Be A Cowgirl, Baby

When Jamise Fisher launched Cowgirl Cool last year, she brought together two things she knows: fashion and riding horses. Through Cowgirl Cool (or cowgirlcool.com),…

Ask A Cop

Illegal drugs are everywhere, including our neighborhood. The Northeast Police Division will focus this coming year on reducing the amount of drugs being sold…

Conservation Nation

Not long ago, most neighborhood residents had never heard of a neighborhood overlay district. But in a couple of years, based on the number…

Sink or Swim!

When neighbors Stoney and Diana Savage moved into their storefront on Lower Greenville in January 2005, they hoped the third time would be the…

Just The Messenger

Todd Howard hopes to spread the inconvenient truth: Former Vice President Al Gore’s “An Inconvenient Truth,” that is. Howard was selected from a pool…

And The Band Plays On

Or at least it will if Woodrow Wilson’s Ryan Baldridge has anything to say about it Some people take for granted a marching band…

Ready For Action

The Red Cross is looking for a few good neighbors to help when the next disaster strikes When neighborhood resident Brad Wagoner saw planes…

Bygone Days

This late neighbor’s book glances back at East Dallas life Sometimes, memories are all we have to remind us of bygone eras. In the…

Hanging in the Balance

Don’t confuse moderation with half-hearted effort The great Greek philosopher Aristotle counseled, “Moderation in all things.” The rascal playwright Oscar Wilde countered, “Moderation is…

What About Wine?

PERIODICALLY, ONE OF THE WINE MAGAZINES or a score-driven critic will discover a $10 bottle of Spanish red wine and pronounce it an exceptional…