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Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities, Dallas ISD and JCPenney Host Back to School Shopping Experience for Thousands of Underserved Kids in Dallas

  August 10, 2017 (Dallas, TX) — On Wednesday, August 7, 2017, Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities, in partnership with Dallas Independent School District and title sponsor JCPenney, provided 3,000 new school uniforms valued at $150,000 to students from seven

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St. Andrew UMC’s Summer SPARK TANK Challenge Program Making a Difference

To date, over 85 projects have been approved, and over $100,000 has been allocated Last summer, a St. Andrew UMC church family was inspired by a sermon and wanted to do something to encourage others to change the world.  They

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DART is Your Connection to Hike-and-Bike Trails

  by Tricia White With cooler weather, it’s the perfect time to get back outdoors and explore. Fortunately, North Texas has an extensive hike-and-bike network that appeals to any fitness level. Best of all, you can reach many of the

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Wanna Get Away (From the Kids)?

Check out these relaxing vacation destinations! by Rick Seaney | Contributor Let’s be honest. No region (or country) has a lock on “most relaxing” cities, but I think these vacation destinations fit the bill nicely. Take a look. San Diego,

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Chow Down! Dog-Friendly Dining Digs

Looking for a great place to eat that also welcomes your furry best friend? Check out these best bets that blend fantastic food with comfy, spacious outdoor seating for you and your canine pal. From ethnic restaurants to pub fare

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Thrill the Grill

Make Gameday – or any day – a little sweeter with these winning recipes Recipes courtesy of Nature Nate’s | naturenates.com/honey-recipes   Pork Spare Ribs with Honey Rub 3-4 pounds country style pork ribs 1/4 cup Nature Nate’s Raw &

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Dreaming Big

    By Alicia Wanek “Believe in yourself.  We believe in you.”  For Alejandrina Guzman, this message of unwavering support from her parents has been a guiding principle throughout her life.  With that confidence coupled with an infectious optimism, a

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Secure Your Financial Future

  By Taylor Nipp  / Contributor Few things are as dynamic as technology and finance.  In an ever-changing world, it’s difficult to keep up with the most current trends.  As a wealth manager, it is my job to stay abreast

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6 Simple Ways to Raise Kids Who Love to Read

    by Lisa A. Beach Since my childhood days of reading comic books and Nancy Drew mysteries, I’ve always been a voracious reader. As the family bookworm, I earned the nickname “Booka” from my dad, who was a big

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