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Dallas ISD board approves new sexual education curriculum for grades 6-12

A new, opt-in sexual and reproductive health curriculum has been approved for Dallas ISD students in grades 6-12.


3:00 AM May 27, 2022 CDT

Dallas expands areas where neighborhood markets can be held

Churches, nonprofits and businesses within residentially zoned areas in Dallas are now able to be granted a neighborhood market permit with the city.


Waffle House opens on Greenville Avenue in Lake Highlands

The restaurant is open 24 hour a day, serving breakfast dishes that include steaks, hash browns, omelets and more, alongside waffles.



Dallas County, city offices to be closed for Memorial Day

Dallas County and city of Dallas facilities will be closed May 30 in observance of Memorial Day.


Pet Supplies Plus opening at Medallion Center in Dallas

The pet store offers a variety of foods, toys and supplies for dogs, cats and several other animals.


Dallas approves extra funds for work at Willie B. Johnson Recreation Center

The city of Dallas has approved more bond money to go toward construction at the Willie B. Johnson Recreation Center in Hamilton Park.


Brickhouse Burgers and Shakes closes location in Lake Highlands

The restaurant served several specialty burgers alongside cheesesteaks, chicken clubs and assorted sides.



Here are Memorial Day ceremonies planned in the Dallas-Fort Worth area May 28-30

Several ceremonies are planned to commemorate Memorial Day.


ROUNDUP: Results for May 24 primary runoff elections in Dallas County

John F. Warren is leading in the race for the Democratic nomination for the Dallas County Clerk race.


Parlor's Handcrafted Ice Creams now open in Lakewood area

The ice cream shop offers a number of flavors, including seasonal and limited-time varieties.


Improvements for Lake Highlands High gym approved by Richardson ISD board

The Richardson ISD board of trustees unanimously approved improvements to the Lake Highlands High School competition gym floor during its May 23 meeting.



Here is what Dallas County residents need to know ahead of May 24 primary runoff election

Early voting in Dallas County for the May 24 primary runoff election saw 38,974 ballots cast out of more than 1.4 million registered voters.


Richardson ISD aims to keep standards high despite declines in enrollment, revenue

The drop in enrollment and the fear of continued funding losses come at a time when the district is focusing on teacher retention and better compensating its staff.


Expert offers tips for parents amid nationwide baby formula shortage

Although a light at the end of the tunnel many now be in sight for many parents, officials said it may take as long as six to eight more weeks before shelves are restocked.


Paradigm Gym bringing workout classes, training programs to Lakewood area

Paradigm offers a variety of workout classes and one-on-one training programs to provide a quality workout experience.



TxDOT marks milestone in Dallas 635 East Project with temporary bridge installation

Light at the end of the $1.74 billion 635 East Project running through Dallas is beginning to be seen, officials said in a ceremony marking its upcoming halfway point.


Dallas ISD announces Austin ISD superintendent as lone finalist to replace Michael Hinojosa

Dallas ISD has named the sole finalist to replace Superintendent Michael Hinojosa.


Dallas City Council has until late June to submit changes to recommended redistricting map

Dallas City Council members have until June 29 to amend a map outlining new district boundaries that was recommended for adoption by a special commission.


Lakeside at White Rock townhome project underway in Lakewood area of Dallas

Units will be available in phases, with the first phase expected to be delivered in the first quarter of next year.



Dallas looks to update process for addressing traffic safety concerns

The Dallas Transportation Department is looking to standardize its approach in addressing traffic safety concerns of residents.


Ahead of summer, regulators stress confidence in Texas power grid to meet record demand forecast

Regulators provided an update on grid operations following a weekend notice asking Texans to conserve their power usage.


Boardroom Salon for Men sets opening date for Lakewood location

Haircuts, shaves and spa services will be offered at the location. Customers can purchase various tiers of memberships online and schedule appointments.


Dallas ISD considering new sexual and reproductive health curriculum

Dallas ISD schools could soon have a new curriculum for sexual and reproductive health instruction serving grades 6-12.