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Now and Then: A Look at Dallas During Lookdown and a Year Later

By Mike Brooks

A little over a year ago, Dallas joined the rest of the country and went into in a hard lockdown. Businesses closed…

Delicious Eats from New Ngon Vietnamese Kitchen in Lowest Greenville

By Kathy Tran

Ngon (pronounced similar to "nawn") is the Vietnamese word for “tasty,” specifically regarding succulent or delightful food. Located in what was formerly…

DFW Pride Marches For Black Lives Matter

By Melissa Hennings

Pride protesters marched through the streets of the Oak Lawn neighborhood for Black Lives Matters. Photos by Melissa Hennings

Celebrating Juneteenth Through Action

By Melissa Hennings

Protesters gathered at City Hall on Friday. Marches continued through downtown and ended back at city hall where the crowd was met…

Trump comes to Tulsa. Is the Empire striking back?

By Mike Brooks

All roads lead to Tulsa...2020 is an election year but with the Coronavirus still in bloom President Trump has been notably absent…

Dallas Marches On

By Melissa Hennings

Marchers gathered at Belo Garden Park and peacefully made their way throughout downtown Dallas for the ninth consecutive day. Protesters are demanding…

Black Community Unites to Discuss Change

By Melissa Hennings

Protesters and city leaders gather at Martin Luther King Community Center to discuss ways to improve police and community relations. The gathering…

Dallas Rallies for Solidarity in Protest

By Melissa Hennings

Demonstrators gathered on Friday to peacefully protest police brutality at Dallas Police Headquarters but after the sun went down, sparks flew and…

Dallas Murals to Brighten These Dark Days

By Andrew Sherman

It's been a tough go already at home staring at our respective walls. Here are some inspiring murals in Dallas to remind…