• Preserving history and minimizing displacement in Elm Thicket-Northpark

    Illustration by Jynnette Neal. Jonathan Maples doesn’t call what’s happening to Elm Thicket-Northpark gentrification.  “It is a hostile takeover disguised as gentrification, wrapped in racism,” he says. Maples has lived in the neighborhood adjacent [...]

  • The logo for the Dallas youth ticket program.

    Dallas youth can receive free tickets to pro sporting events

    The Mayor's Youth Sports Ticket Program logo. (Provided) On Monday, Mayor Eric Johnson announced the Mayor's Youth Sports Ticket Program, a program that will provide free tickets to sporting events for Dallas residents [...]

  • The Hillcrest logo. It is an H with a panther superimposed.

    Hillcrest homecoming celebrations held tonight

    The Hillcrest logo. Photo by Danny Fulgencio. Hillcrest High School will hold its annual homecoming tonight. The festivities, which the school calls "Home Sweet Homecoming," will begin at 5:15 with a parade starting [...]