Trinity Groves

Mill Creek’s Trinity River Project Presented To City Peer Review Panel

By Jon Anderson / October 25, 2020 / 3 Comments

Two weeks ago, I wrote a pair of immensely popular columns about Dallas not taking care about how the city evolves. One talked about how views of the classic Dallas skyline had been largely covered by newer, blander buildings that took away from the city’s beauty. The second column concerned a proposed project by developer […]

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Jon Anderson: Another Project Threatens to Kill The Dallas Skyline (Again)

By Jon Anderson / October 14, 2020 / 17 Comments

Earlier in the week, I wrote a column about Dallas ruining its skyline. It struck a chord with tens of thousands of readers. That column resulted in a tip on a case hitting Plan Commission on Thursday that illustrates my point of Dallas not caring about its surroundings. Case Z190-226 is a trio of parcels […]

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I Did 4 Things at My High School Reunion, and Table Dancing Wasn’t One of Them

By Shelby Skrhak / November 2, 2018 / 0 Comments

“Live tweeting from the bathroom of my high school reunion. Two beers in. Ask me anything,” I tweeted in homage of Reddit’s popular AMA format. That’s right, I started writing this CandysDirt.com column from the women’s restroom of Saint Rocco’s, the Trinity Groves venue hosting my Lake Highlands High School 20-year reunion. But I wasn’t […]

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Design District “Wow-house” Warehouse With Calatrava Bridge Views

By Karen Eubank / August 1, 2016 / 2 Comments

Follow the creative work force and you’ll always find the next cool place to live. Photographers and artists originally pioneered repurposing historic warehouses into studios that doubled as homes. It happened in Deep Ellum back in the 1970s and ‘80s. They were eventually priced out, and moved on to another warehouse neighborhood — The Design […]

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Nathan Grace Realtor Jennifer Ayyad Blends Her Passions for Real Estate, Art

By Leah Shafer / April 23, 2015 / 3 Comments

Dallas native Jennifer Ayyad is a real estate agent and artist who is finding a beautiful way to marry her passion for both. The Nathan Grace Realtor has received several recent commissions for her extraordinary, large-scale acrylic paintings. The first was for a friend at the W Residences who had recently purchased a condo there. “He […]

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UPDATED: Work Begins on New Luxury Apartments in West Dallas Near Trinity Groves

By Leah Shafer / January 26, 2015 / 3 Comments

Another residential development is underway near West Dallas’ super hot Trinity Groves neighborhood with the construction of Alta Yorktown by Wood Partners LLC. The development will include 226 luxury apartments in three, four-story buildings on six acres. The property, located at 660 Yorktown St., is just one mile west of downtown Dallas, and sits near the […]

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