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Home is Where the Heart Is…And the office, and your family, and an amazing community…

By Alicia Wanek Country music legend, Dolly Parton, once said, “Never get so busy making a living that you forget to make a life.”  She’s the same woman who sang about “working 9 to 5…it’s enough to drive you crazy

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GoLink: DART Service Gets Personal

By Tricia White Reimagine what it means to connect to the places you want to go. DART’s new GoLink service gives you more flexibility to complete your trip, combining the low cost of public transportation with the convenience and technology

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Tickets are Now On Sale for the Park Cities Historic and Preservation Society Historic Home Tour

Tickets are now on sale at Park Cities area Tom Thumb stores for the Park Cities Historic and Preservation Society’s Historic Home Tour.  Chaired by Jana Paul, the tour features architecturally and historically significant homes of the Park Cities and

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Dallas Women’s Foundation Honors Six Women for Leadership and Service Impacting the Lives of Women and Girls

April 19 Awards Dinner Features Keynote Speaker Nina Tassler   Dallas Women’s Foundation has announced the recipients of its 2018 Maura Women Helping Women and Young Leader Awards, recognizing leaders who have positively impacted the lives of women and girls

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10th Annual Prom Closet to Offer FREE Prom Attire

Donations accepted Jan. 27 – Feb. 4 at St. Andrew United Methodist Church St. Andrew United Methodist Church is hosting the 10th Annual Prom Closet, Feb. 27, 28 and March 1 (Tues.-Thurs.) 4 – 8 p.m. and Saturday, March 3, 9 a.m.

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Operation Kindness Breaks Adoption Record in 2017

No-Kill Shelter Sees 7 Percent Increase in Adoptions for Sixth Consecutive Year CARROLLTON, Texas (Jan. 11, 2018) – Operation Kindness – North Texas’ original and largest no-kill animal shelter – had a banner year in 2017, breaking adoption records for

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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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