‘When Someone You Love No Longer Remembers’

Non-Fiction Book Review by Patti Richter When Someone You Love No Longer Remembers Written by Cecil Murphey                   Illustrations by Michal Sparks It’s too late to give my friend the beautiful book I just read by well-known author Cecil Murphey. The illustrated gift book is intended to encourage caregivers, friends and family members of those whose […]

Unisured find relief at Easy Care

(Rowlett) For those in need of high quality medical care but who don’t have health insurance, Easy Care in Rowlett may be the answer. Easy Care is a self-pay, walk-in acute care practice that serves the residents of Rowlett and surrounding communities.  Easy Care offers treatment at the same high quality facility as the insured, without the financial […]

7-Eleven takes over 51 ExxonMobil retail locations

[Dallas Morning News] (Dallas) Convenience store giant 7-Eleven Inc. is ramping up its already high profile in Dallas-Fort Worth with the acquisition of 51 ExxonMobil Corp. retail locations. Under terms of the pending deal, the stations will continue to sell Exxon gasoline, which will have signage on the station canopies. But 7-Eleven will own and operate […]

Laugh Mafia at Eisemann

(Richardson) Bury The Evidence is the latest show to be presented by The Laugh Mafia at 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27 at The Charles W. Eisemann Center for Performing Arts, 2351 Performance Drive in Richardson. The show features comedians Bobby Friske, Jason Powell, Bobby Romano and Byron Stamps. The Laugh Mafia’s previous two appearances at the […]

‘Support our Troops’ at Friends of Library luncheon

(Rockwall County) “Supporting our Troops at Home and Abroad,” presented by Linda Robinson, USO Volunteer Coordinator for Dallas/Fort Worth, will be the featured program when the Friends of the Rockwall County Library meet at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 13 in the Community Room of the Rockwall County Library.   Lunch will be catered by Zach’s […]

Retired teachers to hold first meeting

(Rockwall) The first meeting of the Rockwall Area Retired Teachers Association will be at 1:15 p.m. Monday, Sept. 12 in Room 600 of the Rockwall Administration Education Complex, 1050 Williams St. The program will be “Cuba in Photographic Splendor” presented by Nell Wellborn.   Information provided by Leigh Plagens, RARTA publicity.   To submit your news and […]

Rockwall City Council mandates No Kill status

The Rockwall City Council voted unanimously Monday night, Aug. 15,  to make Rockwall a No Kill community. It’s the culmination of a volunteer-driven campaign by Rockwall Pets, an independent nonprofit, to stop the killing of healthy and adoptable animals at the city shelter. Following meetings between Rockwall Pets board members and city management, the issue […]

Aldi to host hiring event today, Aug 16

(Dallas/Duncanville) Applications will be accepted from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 16 at two Dallas area Aldi stores for store manager trainee and  shift manager positions. Bring resumes to the Aldi locations at 13548 Preston Road in Dallas or 333 S. Cedar Ridge in Duncanville. Requirements […]

Sizzling Fajitas does dine-in, to go, delivery, catering

(Rowlett) The Rowlett Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony  Tuesday, Aug. 9 for Sizzling Fajitas, a Tex-Mex Restaurant located at8809 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 124 in Rowlett. Owner Minu Varghese encourages everyone to taste the best fajitas in town. Sizzling Fajitas offers delivery, to go, dine-in, and catering services. Contact Sizzling Fajitas at 972-412-6546 […]

Friday Night Live networking event at Eastern Hills Country Club

(Rowlett) Join the Rowlett Chamber of Commerce this Friday for a Business After Hours Networking Event at Eastern Hills Country Club, 3000 S. Country Club Road in Garland. Friday Night Live runs from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 19 and includes food, fun and the opportunity to meet and mingle with business colleagues and old friends, […]