TeamConnor Relay raises awareness of childhood cancer

TeamConnor Relay raises awareness of childhood cancer

Fundraiser benefits childhood cancer research in memory of 8-year-old Frisco boy More than 100 supporters turned out Oct. 29 at Lone Star Ranch in Frisco for the TeamConnor Relay, which was run continuously from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Participants were encouraged to “run, walk, bike or hop” for at least one five-mile leg of […]

Ribbon cutting at Elite Print Management, Nov. 29

The Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon cutting ceremony at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29. for Elite Print Management, located at 208 W. Rusk St., Suite B in Rockwall. Elite Print Management celebrated its grand opening and a ribbon cutting ceremony with the Royse City Chamber of Commerce on Nov. 9. If you missed that one, join […]

Breast cancer support group to meet

Join the Lake Pointe Breast Cancer Support Group from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29 at Lake Pointe Cancer Center, 7501 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 120, in Rowlett. Lake Pointe Breast Cancer Support Group is for all breast cancer survivors, whether newly diagnosed or a long-term survivor. They provide information, resources, emotional support, healthy tips, guest […]

Staib Wealth Management is ‘True Blue’ in DFW

(Dallas) Nov. 9, 2011 – Staib Wealth Management, located at 17304 Preston Road, Suite 800, Dallas, TX 75252, was recently invited to participate in the True Blue Business Recognition Series, a program that publicly recognizes exceptional companies and business owners in the Dallas-Fort Worth area that are “doing business right.” Scott Sams, morning show host […]

Free tips, toolkit at DIY energy efficiency workshop in Plano

(Plano) Join the City of Plano and Elliott’s Hardware for a free Do-It-Yourself Energy Efficiency Workshop. Participants will learn simple techniques to save money and make their home more energy efficient. Plano residents will receive an energy Efficiency Tool Kit (one per household). Non-residents are welcome to attend this educational program, but will not receive a toolkit. […]

Heritage Brass Band Fife, Drum Corps to perform for seniors

(Garland) The Heritage Brass Band, a Dallas-area volunteer reenactment band, will perform at a special Veteran’s Day Senior Social Hour program at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11 at Central Library, located at 625 Austin St. in downtown Garland. The Heritage Brass Band specializes in the preservation and performance of military and popular music from the […]

Local heroes to be honored at Veterans Park in Rowlett

Rowlett’s Veteran’s Day Ceremony will begin at 4:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11 at Veterans Park, 3900 Main St (next to the Rowlett Library). Local veterans will be recognized and honored by the community. In case of inclement weather, the ceremony will be moved into City Hall Council Chambers. For more information, contact Mauralee Boersma at […]

Hanging of the Green at First Baptist Church

(Rockwall) Join First Baptist Church of Rockwall, located at 610 S. Goliad St., for the 22nd annual Hanging of the Green service at 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4 in the Worship Center. The service will feature the church’s older preschool choirs, children’s choirs, praise ringers, and youth who will assist with the hanging of the […]

Friends, family welcome at missions musical

First Baptist Church of Rockwall, located at 610 S. Goliad St., welcomes the community to join them for Into All The World, a special missions musical presented by First Family Worship Choir and Orchestra. Performances will be during all three worship sercvices on Sunday, Nov. 13: at 8:10 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 10:50 a.m. Guest narrators […]

Tips to help business travelers track ancillary fees

As frequent business travelers know, airlines are generating ancillary revenue through an increasing number of fees for items such as baggage handling, onboard food and beverages, in-flight Wi-Fi access and preferred seats. Because ancillary items are often not purchased at the time of ticket purchase, they can be difficult for business travelers – and for […]