Small ways that you can make a big difference for nonprofits: Donate an unwrapped toy; Buy a custom beaded bracelet; Buy a handmade ornament.
Formerly the Dallas White Rock Marathon, the MetroPCS Dallas Marathon and Half Marathon begins this year on Main. The full run makes its way through Uptown, across Lakewood, around the east side of the lake and back toward the Dallas Convention Center. Not a runner? Consider volunteering or providing much-needed sideline cheering.
MetroPCS Dallas Marathon, 972.498.1136, $125-$275 registration, $25 mayor’s race 5k
Never has one kind of wine been so confusing to so many people; Ask the Wine Guy; and Texas pecan cake.
The lowdown on what’s up with neighborhood businesses : New White Rock YMCA plans; Debate on Dallas United Crew Boathouse; and more.