An evening of tea and tellyspotting

PBS fans invited to KERA Preview Night and Tea with Bill Young   KERA Channel 13’s Vice President of Television Programming Bill Young will make a special guest appearance at The British Emporium in Grapevine at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8. The event is free and open to the public. Festivities include a meet and greet […]

‘Great British Thanksgivaway’ to kick of Small Business Saturday

(Grapevine) In honor of Small Business Saturday, Nov. 26, British Emporium store owners Alexandra Evans and Sheela Kadam are inviting everyone to take part in a very civilized Black Friday during their annual ‘Great British Thanksgivaway’ at 9 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 25. The event also coincides with the store’s 19th Anniversary.   According to […]

Celebrate restoration of Palace Arts Center with jazz, Opry, movie

Celebrate restoration of Palace Arts Center with jazz, Opry, movie

(Grapevine) Join the festivities as Grapevine celebrates the 10th Anniversary of the Restoration of the Palace Arts Center. The celebration begins at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18. Located on Main Street in Historic Downtown Grapevine, the Palace Arts Center is home to the Palace Theatre and the Lancaster Theatre. The Palace Theatre is the home to the Grapevine […]

Timothy Penland to autograph copies of his children’s books

(Grapevine) Author and speaker Timothy Penland will autograph copies of his books from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12 at Merry’s Christmas & Clowns, 309 S. Main St. in historic downtown Grapevine. Books will be available for purchase. Penland is the author of the “Night Before” series which includes books such as The True Night Before […]

All aboard the All Hallows Eve Train

All aboard the All Hallows Eve Train

(Grapevine) Looking for some spooky fun this Halloween? On Saturday, Oct. 29, bring the family and creep aboard the All Hallows Eve Train on the hauntingly historic Grapevine Vintage Railroad for an evening to scream about!    This harrowing journey is complete with haunted tales along the rails.  See if you can spot a ghost […]

Award-winning wines, grape-stomping champs named

Award-winning wines, grape-stomping champs named

(Grapevine) GrapeFest – A Wine Experience, concluded its 25th anniversary in Historic Downtown Grapevine.  This four-day, family-friendly festival was a celebration of Texas wines and also featured wines and beers from around the world with a special focus on Australian wine, sparkling wine and beer. “We are thrilled with the success of all the special […]

GrapeFest: ‘A Wine Experience’ not to be missed

(Grapevine) The largest wine festival in the Southwest will celebrate its 25th anniversary with award-winning wines, culinary delights, the ever-popular GrapeStomp competition, Midway rides and live entertainment Sept. 15, 16, 17 and 18 in Historic Downtown Grapevine. GrapeFest 2011 – “A Wine Experience” – will highlight Australian wines and culture, with food and wine experts serving up culinary presentations throughout the […]

Memorial program, race to honor heroes of 9/11

Memorial program, race to honor heroes of 9/11

10th anniversary events to unite police, fire, pilots, flight crews with public Lowering of the Flag WARR 10K Race, WARR 5K Race One Mile Remembrance Run and Dog Walk Showing of “United Flight 93” and “The Guys” Memorial Program  (Grapevine) Sept. 11, 2001 is among the most significant and the most tragic of dates in modern United States […]

Video: TX Shootout brings cooler temps, hot competition

Video: TX Shootout brings cooler temps, hot competition

(Richardson) Dylan (Deuce #2, center) Redig exits the ice after the Bantam Dallas Oilers, coached by Dan Hurtubise, grabs an 8-0 victory over the Oklahoma Oil Kings during the Oilers’ second game of the Texas Shootout Tournament at the Ice Training Center in Richardson Sunday. The Bantam Oilers also won their first game of this […]

Just look at what you’ve done

Perhaps the fact that North Texans have been sweltering in triple digit heat for the past 62 days has something to do with why we’ve had such an overwhelming response at our newly launched DFW news site.  After all, folks are looking forward to Labor Day concerts, football games and tailgate parties, fall festivals and holiday craft fairs […]