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For Many, Sparkman Club Estates Subject of Lifelong Affection

By Bethany Erickson / October 10, 2017 / 3 Comments

It’s a story we heard frequently when we began asking people what they loved about Sparkman Club Estates — a story of children and grandchildren coming back in adulthood to raise their own children in the close-knit neighborhood. The neighborhood is bordered by Webb Chapel, Royal Lane, Marsh Lane and Merrell Lane, and includes Camelot […]

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Neighborhood Spotlight: Midway Hollow Had a Very Dallas Beginning

By Bethany Erickson / October 4, 2017 / 1 Comment
Midway Hollow

If a town hitting its peak is a boomtown, would a neighborhood like Midway Hollow, with its bustling mix of newcomers and longtime residents, be considered a boom-hood? There are 2,600 homes in the neighborhood, which is bordered by Midway Road, Walnut Hill Lane, Marsh Lane, and Northwest Highway. Midway Hollow’s ties to Dallas history […]

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Dallas Public Schools: A Love Letter

By Bethany Erickson / June 2, 2015 / 8 Comments

In a news cycle that only lends itself to the worst and the very best of public education in Dallas, we rarely hear of the experience of the non-Harvard bound, magnet-school-attending student. Today, I’d like to tell you all about one of those students. I know this student, Chris, because I’ve fretted and worried and […]

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