Pre-Recession blinders are off

It now appears that Dallasites had the best vision I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but the days of blindly buying things for ourselves…

Scott Trent Q&A

Scott Trent is a metal sculptor with a Lakewood studio, and he teaches digital collaboration classes at UTD, where he is working on a…

Cop at the top

Here in low-altitude East Dallas, he’s known as the commander of the Dallas Police Central Patrol Division, but Deputy Chief Vincent Golbeck has some…

Spare me

Occasionally, Amy Marks comes home to find a bowling ball on her doorstep. “There’s no note with it or anything,” she says. “Somebody just…

Get your sweet on

The cheeky shirts say it all: “One ball is not enough.” And after a trip to The Cake Ball Company, you’ll likely agree with…

Cheap in a good way

The Wine Trials 2010 ($15) By Goldstein and Herschkowitsch Robin Goldstein may know more about cheap wine than anyone else. He is the co-author…

Capeless crusaders

How little acts of selflessness make a big difference in our neighborhood. They can’t leap tall buildings in a single bound, and they won’t…

Party on the Patio

Henderson Avenue is a restaurant and nightlife trend-setter. Henderson Avenue is the new Uptown. It’s the hottest restaurant and nightlife spot in Dallas. And…

If you build it, they will play

A new baseball field at Winfrey Point could boost Little League participation in Dallas Five-year-old Benjamin Smith anxiously awaits completion of renovations to a…

Fearless love

Not your typical Valentine’s Day amore “There is no fear in love, but perfect love casts out fear.” So says the writer of 1…

True Crime

The burglar took all the electronics – even the phones. Like many computer users, Terri Dates had recently become a Macintosh convert. She loved…