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City crews work to clean up Oak Lawn

Downed trees and flashing traffic lights slowed commutes in Oak Lawn this morning after yesterday’s storm. Continue reading

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That wet stuff is called rain … or who knew rivers had water in them

Some areas of the city have received three inches of rain. Turtle Creek is a low spot in Oak Lawn, so the street was flooding. I just ran out to get some shots of the creek overflowing its banks and water rushing over the falls. We haven’t seen anything like this in quite awhile. Continue reading

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Mardi Gras Oak Cliff parade today

Bead dazzling Don’t let yesterday’s rain get you down. The sun is out for today’s Mardi Gras Oak Cliff celebration with its fourth annual parade. But it starts off with a crawfish boil and street party in the Bishop Arts … Continue reading

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BACH for the holidays …. and beyond

I have been out of the office, on vacation, since Dec. 22, and when I got back to work today and started wading through the thousands of emails in my inbox, I found one from Hank Henley, asking if we … Continue reading

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Slight chance of rain on Pride Sunday

With an above-average high of 92 on Sunday in Dallas, it should feel just about as hot as last year, when we hit 93. But there’s also a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms, which would mark the first time it’s … Continue reading

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Queer playwright Kisa Jackson opens ‘After the Rain’ tonight

Gay in the burbs Kisa Jackson opens her play After the Rain the Sun Will Shine tonight in Garland. Garland isn’t a hotbed for LGBT anything making Jackson’s show even more exciting. The show is about eight friends who put … Continue reading

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Cedar Springs car show, sidewalk sale postponed

Because of anticipated bad weather, the antique car show and sidewalk sale that was scheduled for Saturday on the Cedar Springs strip has been postponed. According to Scott Whittall, president of the Cedar Springs Merchants Association, classic car owners are … Continue reading

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Sue’s posts lineup for Dallas Lesbian Festival

Last week, you may have noticed the ad for the Dallas Lesbian Festival in the print edition, but it didn’t included the lineup. I checked over on Caven’s site and it looks like it’s now been finalized. The bands aren’t … Continue reading

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Sue Ellen’s Date Our Gay tonight

Lookin’ for love in all the wrong places Gay men don’t expect much to find a date at a lesbian club, but tonight that changes. The crew of Sue Ellen’s is auctioning off their one gay member for a date … Continue reading

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Gov. Rick Perry issues proclamation calling for ‘Days of Prayer for Rain in Texas’

HARDY HABERMAN  |  Dungeon Diary It’s been awfully dry in Texas and the wildfires are spreading big-time. What we need is help to fight the fires and more importantly, RAIN. Now I am a religious guy, even though some of … Continue reading

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