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Caraway walks out on Monday Night Politics forum

By David Wilfong, NDG Contributing Writer On Monday evenings heading into primary and general elections, the Dallas Examiner hosts Monday Night Politics at the African American...

Task Force on Safe Communities report released by Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson

Mayor Eric Johnson on Thursday officially released the Task Force on Safe Communities’ report, it is available here. “The Mayor’s Task Force on Safe Communities’ report...

Mayor Eric Johnson appoints Blackmon, Giddings to VisitDallas board

Mayor Eric Johnson has appointed City Councilmember Paula Blackmon and former state Rep. Helen Giddings to the board of VisitDallas. Giddings and Blackmon will serve...

Williams Calls on Opponent to Stop Distributing False Information

Judge Staci Williams (D-Dallas), candidate for Texas Supreme Court, Place 7, on Tuesday called out her opponent for continuing to spread false and misleading...

Task Force on Safe Communities members named by Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson

Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson on Thursday announced the members of his Task Force on Safe Communities. The task force’s purpose is to find...

Irving police chief advocates for heart health study for officers

By: Rachel Hawkins, NDG Staff Writer The Irving Police Chief is concerned the job is killing his staff. “You look at statistics across the United States...

Dallas City Council candidates spar over backing, issues during District 5 and 8 presentations at MNP forum

By David Wilfong, NDG Contributing Writer With the local campaign season underway, Monday Night Politics is in full swing at the African American Museum in...

MNP focuses on the attorney general, district court candidates during Aug. 20 forum

By David Wilfong, NDG Contributing Writer Work crews are busy sprucing up Dallas’ Fair Park for the upcoming State Fair season, but the Dallas Examiner...

Dallas scrambling to keep school crossing guard program

By Joe Farkus, NDG Contributing Writer Beginning in 2012, the soon-to-be-defunct Dallas County Schools (DCS) took responsibility of Dallas’s multi-million dollar crossing guard program for...

Issues of race and campaign strategy cause disagreement at Dallas Democratic Chair Forum

By Joe Farkus, NDG Contributing Writer With campaign season already underway, the three candidates for Dallas County Democratic Party (DCDP) Chair met at a forum...

Proposed changes to Confederate monuments faces public opposition

By Joe Farkus, NDG Contributing Writer A boisterous crowd of Dallas-area residents took the full two-hour time period at the specially called Dallas City Council...

OCLC hosting 2017 Dallas Bond Election Townhall meeting on Oct. 19

For more information about the upcoming bond election, voters are invited to attend the Dallas City Manager T.C. Broadnax's 2017 Bond Townhall hosted by Oak...

Confederate monument task force recommends sweeping changes to Dallas public parks, streets, and spaces

By Joe Farkus, NDG Contributing Writer The Mayor’s Task Force on Confederate Monuments submitted its final recommendations to Mayor Mike Rawlings, the Dallas City Council,...

Dallas ISD Board votes to restrict options for Confederate-named schools

By Joe Farkus, NDG Contributing Writer The Dallas ISD Trustee Board voted 9 – 0 at its Sept. 29 board meeting to waive the existing policy...

Dallas ISD seeks expedited process to rename Confederate-named schools

By Joe Farkus, NDG Contributing Writer Pressure increased on the Dallas ISD Trustee Board to take swift action to change the names of four schools...

Dwaine Caraway throwing his hat back in the ring for Dallas City Council Place 4

The Renaissance Man By: Jackie Hardy, NDG Contributing Writer Dallas City Council election is May 6 and voters will go to the poll to determine seats...

Does the Mega March have a plan for ACTION?

Today at 2 p.m. the Dallas Mega March 2017  is slated to kickoff in downtown Dallas. The event is led by a diverse coalition of...

Lenna Webb of NDTDW awarded Public Citizen of the Year Award

Lenna Webb, President of the North Dallas Texas Democratic Women for her Public Citizen of the Year Award from The National Association of Social...

Casey Thomas, Dwaine Caraway and Erik Wilson receive TREC endorsements

The Real Estate Council (TREC) announced its City of Dallas City Council candidate endorsements for the May 6 municipal election. The organization, which represents 95...

Dallas District 1 takes center stage at Monday Night Politics

By David Wilfong, NDG Special Contributor   The March 27 edition of Monday Night Politics by the Dallas Examiner featured candidates vying for Dallas City Council District...
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