Mexican Sugar in Plano Celebrates Dia de los Muertos 

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Stop by Mexican Sugar on Saturday, Nov. 1 as they honor those who have passed with a Dia de los Muertos celebration. A face painter will be on-site from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. to offer traditional face art for staff and guests. Live music will be playing throughout the evening. The following $5 cocktails will be served all [...]

Dallas Halloween Freebies and Specials

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STAND-UP FOR FREE DRINKS: Be one of the first 200 people to show up at the People’s Last Stand at Mockingbird Station (5319 Mockingbird Lane, Dallas) the day before Halloween and get not one but two free drinks, free appetizers and cupcakes. Susie Drinks Dallas will be the hostess of the night of fun that [...]

Debbie Allen and pro athletes celebrate Citi Garden’s first harvest with students

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A celebration of the newly established 4,000-square-foot garden and athletic field at an Alliance College-Ready Public Schools campus aimed at giving families and students the knowledge and resources they need to live healthier lives. Over 300 Alliance teachers, students, and family members gathered to celebrate the opening of the first Citi Garden and its first [...]

Go College! Dallas hosting free screening at Angelika Oct. 30

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As high school students continue their academic year and consider college, First Generation Films and Wells Fargo are bringing the “Go College!” national education initiative to Dallas with screenings of a one-hour version of the award-winning documentary, First Generation, at Adamson High School, Moises E. Molina High School, DeSoto High School, South Grand Prairie High [...]

Does the black female image chosen prove Paula Deen just doesn’t get it?

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Most black people don’t like Paula Deen.  The main exception, of course, is Steve Harvey, who chose Deen to help him mentor boys at his summer camp.  This decision didn’t sit well with all of the black chefs who would be dying for the opportunity that an allegedly racist white woman received without even asking for [...]

Free HDTV antennas offered to help viewers cut their cable cord

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ORLANDO, FL  — Cord-cutting is becoming a universal trend, as millennials come of age with no need for cable, and the older generation realizes that they can save money by replacing cable with cheaper alternatives. Now all generations can turn to FreeCast Inc’s Rabbit TV Plus as a true replacement to cable, thanks to the [...]

2014 Downtown Plano Festival Saturday October 25th

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The annual Downtown Plano Festival will take place this Saturday, October 25th from 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM in downtown Plano. The day-long event is a kaleidoscope of delicious food, family fun, and musical entertainment, all benefiting great causes: the North Texas Food Bank and the Historic Downtown Plano Association. Festival visitors can enjoy the [...]

WIN tickets to see Lauryn Hill in Dallas on November 4th!

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UPDATE: Facebook page link to enter the contest has been updated. PLEASE REGISTER HERE. Longtime fans can enjoy the acclaimed Lauryn Hill in a performance on stage at the South Side Ballroom at Gilley’s on Nov. 4. Hill rose to international fame when the Fugees’ seminal 1996 album The Score topped charts around the world, [...]

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