Community News

Helping Those Who Are Hungry

Ways to Get Involved with the North Texas Food Bank By Trisha Cunningham / Contributor This holiday season, most folks will gather to celebrate with their friends and family. For many, the table will be bountiful; but for some, right here

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Dallas Women’s Foundation Awards More Than $4.5 Million in Grants in 2017 to Benefit North Texas Women and Girls

98 Economic Security, Leadership and Community Grants Given   Dallas Women’s Foundation announced that in 2017 it awarded a record $4,544,515 through 198 grants to 144 organizations benefiting women and girls. The grants included those in the Foundation’s strategic initiative areas

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Richland Collegiate High School Students Give Back

By Alicia Wanek A decade ago psychologists at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem determined that an inclination toward generosity was likely a genetic trait.  Through an online task involving making a choice whether or not to give away money, the

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DART is Your Ride to Holiday Family Fun

With holiday music, colorful lights and festive decorations everywhere you go, it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in North Texas. Create lasting memories at these family-friendly DARTable activities: Dickens in Downtown Plano returns on Dec. 1. Produced by the

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Plano West Drumline Wins First Place

Plano West also received Outstanding Bass Section and Outstanding Cymbals Section The Plano West Drumline placed first in their classification at the annual Lewisville Drumline Invitational, held Saturday, November 11, 2017, at Lewisville High School.  Additionally, the Plano West Drumline received

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Family Law Firm Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson Opens New Office in North Texas Suburb of Frisco

Third full-time location for 25-year-old boutique with offices in Dallas, San Antonio   Texas-based family law boutique Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson, LLP, is pleased to announce a new full-time office in the North Dallas suburb of Frisco, the firm’s

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Frisco’s Got Talent!

Powerhouse of Dance announced the winners of the 2017 Frisco’s Got Talent competition on Friday November 3rd.  After a careful selection process, the top 5 finalists from each category performed in front of a live audience and panel of 3 judges. Congratulations to

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Kathy Chamberlain Celebrates 40 Years of Teaching

In 1977 a gallon of gas cost 65 cents, the first Apple II computers went on sale, and Kathy Chamberlain opened a ballet studio that has since helped thousands upon thousands of dancers “whose dreams are based, like hers, on a

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MONEY Magazine Names Allen #2 in “Best Places to Live in America” List

    MONEY’s annual ranking of America’s best towns has placed Allen at #2! Allen is the only Texas city represented in MONEY’s “Best Places to Live 2017” top 10 list, which evaluated 2,400 places on eight categories: cost of

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