K9 unit, adoptable pets at Lewisville’s first Paws in the Park

Rescue groups and their dogs, local shelters, vets invited to participate Lewisville Animal Services will host its first off-site pet adoption event, “Paws in the Park,” from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12 at the northeast parking lot of Toyota of Lewisville Railroad Park. The location is across the street from the new Lewisville […]

Candidates to speak at Pachyderm Club luncheon

Join the Lake Ray Hubbard Pachyderm Club lunch meeting at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 17 at Texas Land & Cattle Steakhouse, 4881 Bass Pro Drive in Garland (off Interstate 30 next to Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World).    Guests will meet the four candidates for the 5th District Court of Appeals in March 6, 2012 Texas […]

Hollis Williford’s ‘Art of American West’ exhibit extended

Hollis Williford’s ‘Art of American West’ exhibit extended

Free exhibit features bronze sculptures; also pencil, oils and etchings (Lewisville) Due to strong attendance since it opened in late September, “The Art of the American West,” a retrospective of the works of noted artist Hollis R. Williford, has been extended through Dec. 17 in the Gallery at MCL Grand in Lewisville. The show had been scheduled […]

Sundance Square welcomes Oliver’s Fine Foods

Sundance Square welcomes Oliver’s Fine Foods

Oliver’s Fine Foods opened its neighborhood market concept in Sundance Square Nov. 5 with a 6,600 square foot store at 415 Throckmorton at 4th Street in downtown Fort Worth.   Oliver’s Fine Foods features an extensive list of meats including sausages, poultry, beef, lamb, veal, venison, shellfish, and fish.   The gourmet foods store will also […]

New 4-H Club offers horse safety, education clinic

(Royse City) The new Gold Buckle 4-H Club, in association with the Bar S Arena, will present a Horse Safety & Education Clinic from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 22.   The clinic is designed for those who want to get acquainted with and/or learn to handle a horse, own a horse, or simply improve […]

Dallas American Legion to host free breakfast for veterans

Dallas American Legion Carl B. Fenton Post 20 will host its 12th annual Veterans Day Breakfast from 8 to 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 11 at Valley Life Center Church, 1795 SE Miller Ave. in Dallas.  Current military personnel, veterans and their families are welcome to enjoy a full breakfast including eggs, sausage, pancakes, orange juice, coffee […]

Vote to help local school win up to $50,000 grant

Voting is now open following a competitive nomination period, and Draper Intermediate in the Wylie ISD seeks community help to win up to $50,000 in the Clorox Company’s Power A Bright Future grant program. Help Draper secure funding to “Cultivate 21st Century Fluencies Through Project Based Learning” by visiting PowerABrightFuture.com or text clorox7208 to 44144 […]

Hike by moonlight tonight at Lewisville Lake

Leave the flashlights at home, guides to lead hikers on nighttime adventure Expert guides will take visitors at Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area for a moonlit stroll down the Redbud Trail on Friday, Nov. 4. The hike will start at 6:30 p.m. and end by 8 p.m. Howling coyotes, hooting owls, and other nocturnal sounds will […]

Free agility demos, animal health fair at Pet Palooza

Free agility demos, animal health fair at Pet Palooza

(Plano) Take advantage of low-cost vaccinations, micro-chipping and informative presentations by veterinarians, trainers and groomers at the second annual Plano Pet Palooza, the education and health fair benefiting the Plano Animal Shelter. There is no charge for admission to this special event, which will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12 at the Plano […]