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Seven Loaves Community Becomes the Storehouse of Collin County

Allen BubbleLife iReporter 3/23 10:12A Elizabeth Lenart
New branding brings Seven Loaves Food Pantry, Josephs Coat, and Project Hopes services under the umbrella of The Storehouse of Collin County   Seven Loaves Community has changed its name to The...

Allen police warn of phone scam

Allen American (News) 3/23 10:19A Staff Report
According to a release from the Allen Police Department, last week, an Allen resident was taken for $1,600 by a scammer who identified themselves with the Collin County...

Allen CDC hosts town hall meeting

Allen American (News) 3/22 2:00P Garrett Cook, gcook@starlocalmed
An overview of past, current and future projects, as well as comments from residents who attended, were the centerpiece of the Allen Community Development Corp.’s (CDC) annual...

Man arrested in Allen after firing on construction workers

Fort Worth Star-Telegram (News) 3/22 5:27A
Construction workers called police about 2 a.m., saying a man in an apartment nearby shot at them. The man told police he was annoyed by the noise coming from the site. Click...

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Appreciating the Arts

Visit Allen Texas (Blog) 3/23 1:22P
From the public art you’ll find around town to the enchanting exhibits featured in Blue House Too gallery, a visit with us means art all year round. With the weather getting...

A New Place to Rock N’ Bowl

Visit Allen Texas (Blog) 3/23 1:22P
Looking for a place for your group to let loose after a long meeting? Well get ready to put down those pens and knock down some pins. We’ll be welcoming PINSTACK to our own...

Things Are Getting Lively Around Here

Visit Allen Texas (Blog) 3/23 12:59P
The sensation of snapping your fingers and tapping your toes is not far from your reach when you visit us. You may already know about the great food and drinks you’ll find...

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Humans of Allen: Vance Vaughan

Allen High School Eagle Angle 3/23 5:29P Josh Magpantay, Multimedia edito
“Phoenix Simulation is a Saturday every year where all the Phoenix upperclassmen create stations lasting 20 minutes where they try and teach something to the Phoenix...

Humans of Allen: Irene Mwangi

Allen High School Eagle Angle 3/23 5:04P Christine Odwesso, Staff writer
In ten years I hope I’ll be working hard. I’ll be in medical school but I can see myself with a little apartment and a job. I want to be a pediatrician when I grow up because...

Humans of Allen: Daniel Santibanez

Allen High School Eagle Angle 3/23 11:49A Jackson Stone, Sports Editor
“The last time I went to Mexico to visit my Grandmother we got in a car accident on the way to her house. Now the crash wasn’t that bad, but once the cop arrived at the scene,...

Humans of Allen: Rob Landsaw

Allen High School Eagle Angle 3/23 7:57A Nas Baclay, Staff writer
I m a PAL, the president of Astronomy Club, a member of Debate Club, I take three AP classes, and one IB class. Honestly, I don t usually get that stressed but maybe it s...

Humans of Allen: Bailey Swain

Allen High School Eagle Angle 3/21 6:36A Bryn Chambers, Sr. managing edit
I’m new to this school this year, so I don’t really enjoy this school that well cause my friends are somewhere else. When I first wake up, I’m grumpy. Then I go to track...

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Brace Yourselves: Shake Shack Lands In Plano Next Week

Eater Dallas 3/23 5:39A Amy McCarthy
This is the NYC-based chain’s second DFW outpost There’s already one Shake Shack in Dallas, but the burger chain’s slow takeover of DFW will continue when its second outpost officially kicks open the...

Beloved Dallas Dive Bar Windmill Lounge Changes Ownership

Eater Dallas 3/22 7:10A Amy McCarthy
The group behind Ivy Tavern is taking over It’s the last of a dying breed, but Windmill Lounge is inarguably one of the city’s best dimly-lit dive bars. The cocktails here have been legendary for...

Rise Allen Officially Opens April 1st

Eater Dallas 3/20 7:06A Claire Cahoon
Bringing an unending supply of breakfast bites to the burbs DFW’s prayers to the doughnut gods have officially been answered — Rise Biscuits & Donuts will soon open its doors in Allen. Announced via...

Someone Sent Dirk Nowitzki A Potato With His Face On It

Eater Dallas 3/16 4:00A Amy McCarthy
Unfortunately, he won’t be able to eat it Fresh off joining one of the NBA’s most elite clubs after scoring his 30,000th point, Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki has earned plenty of praise in Dallas....

John Tesar Is Plotting A Major Expansion For Knife

Eater Dallas 3/15 7:53A Claire Cahoon
Outposts in San Francisco, Houston, and Plano are in the works Since his arrival in Dallas more than ten years ago, no one has made more noise in the local food scene than Chef John Tesar. The...

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Gala Brings Hope To Women Battling Breast Cancer

DFW Style Daily 3/21 5:00A Abby F Jones
Coming to Dallas this Saturday, March 25 is an art gala for a good cause: the Art of Hope Gala benefiting the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF). With the help of former...

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Dump the ACA, 7 in 10 CPA execs say in survey

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/22 5:44A David A. Arnott
A study from the American Institute of CPAs finds that the vast majority of CPA business executives surveyed prefer that the Affordable Care Act be repealed. The survey(PDF)...

Healthcare: Trump lobbying; genetic tests jeopardized

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/21 4:13A
Lobbying. President Donald Trump is on Capitol Hill pushing for House Republicans to pass the new healthcare bill. Small changes were made to appeal to conservatives, The Hill...

Science: Gene editing, health care hiring and vacation ills

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/20 4:16A Anne Stych
Chinese breakthrough edits embryos to eliminate defects Researchers are one step closer to eliminating some of the worry of pre-natal abnormalities. A small Chinese study...

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My New Favorite Burger

Mark Bittman 3/24 2:32A Emily Stephenson
Story and photos by Pam Hoenig I’ve always been a big fan of rack of lamb, leg of lamb, lamb chops. Roasted or pan-seared lamb is just one of the best things ever. But it’s only been in the last year...

Connect with Biophilia at the Garland Community Garden

Features 3/22 2:32A Liz Berry
Heirloom Peach Blossoms - Garland Community Garden:  It's true.  You will feel better after viewing things in Nature. Philia is one of the four Greek words for love ( philia, storge, agape and eros...


Features 3/20 4:40A Liz Berry
pH is a numeric expressing the acidity or alkalinity of a solution on a logarithmic scale on which 7 is neutral, lower values are more acid, and higher values more alkaline. The pH is equal to -log 10...

Treat Your Veggies Like Meat

Mark Bittman 3/16 5:00A Emily Stephenson
Text and photos by Emily Stephenson The best cooking tip I’ve been lucky enough to ever receive came from a pastry chef, who has been a nearly life-long vegetarian. Strangely, this technique involves...

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5 Kid-Loving, Mom Approved Yogurt Recipes

Kids Activities Blog 3/24 2:00A Chris
Yogurt is one of those foods kids and moms love because of all the healthy benefits. Today on Family Food Live , 5 Kid-Loving, Mom Approved Yogurt Recipes for everyone to enjoy! Family Food Live can...

27 Hilariously Relatable Average Parent Problems

Mommy Shorts 3/23 9:37P Allie Isnardi
My Instagram account @averageparentproblems is still going strong. In fact, it was just featured on Buzzfeed as one of the 15 funniest parenting accounts to follow! And just the other day, this photo...

16 Fun Octopus Crafts & Activities

Kids Activities Blog 3/23 2:00P Liz
We love octopus crafts ! These are so fun to make and go perfect with an ocean theme school lesson or just for fun. All of these crafts are simple and easy there are even several perfect for toddlers....

Two-Year-Old Twins’ Late Night Party Caught on Night-Cam

Mommy Shorts 3/23 1:52P Allie Isnardi
Like most toddlers, two-year-old twins Andrew and Ryan Balkin love performing complex tumbling routines on precariously stacked couch cushions.  Unlike most toddlers (I hope), they like to practice...

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