Search Results: DCS

Hinojosa Outlines Path Forward for Dallas ISD After Voters Opt Out of DCS

By Bethany Erickson / November 8, 2017 / 0 Comments

A lot may be up in the air right now about how students will be transported after this year, Dallas ISD superintendent Michael Hinojosa does know that the district’s entry into the bus business was a reluctant — but necessary — one. Hinojosa met with reporters Wednesday morning and stressed that bus service would remain […]

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Embattled DCS Sees Attention Again Days Before Prop A Election

By Bethany Erickson / October 26, 2017 / 0 Comments

Dallas County Schools is finding itself in the middle of yet another controversy — all while working to assure voters that it has charted a course to right the ship before a crucial vote that will decide the entity’s fate. It didn’t take long this week for word to get out. Parents emailed me and […]

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DCS Saves Districts Money, Deserves Chance to Earn Public Trust

By Contributor / October 25, 2017 / 0 Comments
Dallas County Schools

[Editors Note: reached out to both Dallas County Schools and advocates for ending Dallas County Schools, for his thoughts on the upcoming proposition regarding DCS. Dustin Marshall provided his thoughts last week, and DCS trustee Kyle Renard provides hers this week. Early voting began Monday, and continues until Nov. 3. Election Day is Nov. […]

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Purchase Lee Trevino’s Lusterweibchen Chandelier and More From Home Before Its Bulldozed

By Shelby Skrhak / November 9, 2019 / 4 Comments

The Lee Trevino estate that we’ve written so much about in the past will soon be history, as the new owners are bulldozing it to start anew and have brought in Highland Park Market Fine Estate Sales and Pre-Demolition Sales for a series of pre-demo sales. The first pre-demo sale took place a few weeks […]

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BREAKING: Dallas City Councilman Dwaine Caraway Pleads Guilty to Corruption Charges

By Bethany Erickson / August 9, 2018 / 0 Comments

UPDATE: In a press conference held by the U.S. Attorney’s office, the IRS, and the FBI, it was revealed that Dallas Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway has pleaded guilty this morning to tax evasion and conspiracy to commit honest services/wire fraud. The councilman, who had been term limited out of office and then ran again against […]

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North Oak Cliff Development Update Part 3: Townhomes Galore

By Amanda Popken / July 2, 2018 / 0 Comments

This is about to become a common sight in our beloved Bishop Arts District neighborhood. In fact this sight is just off Bishop, across from the Laughing Willow. There are demo’d vacant lots in the middle of neighborhoods all over North Oak Cliff’s most popular entertainment district. I’ve found three new ones within the last […]

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