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Rents to climb $100 a month if Amazon HQ2 picks Austin, says new study

Yet another study shows the price we could pay if Amazon picks Austin for its second headquarters. A new report from data and analytics provider …

Real Estate

Plano food hall sets up summer sipping with new tiki and tequila bars

The hits keep on coming at Legacy Hall, the food hall in Plano: The <b>Box Garden</b>, which is the facility's outdoor patio and entertainment venue, has …

Alcohol

Load up the car for 5 family-friendly getaways near DFW

Hear that? It's the tick-tock of the countdown to summer vacation, a time of glee for children -- and perhaps panic for some parents who suddenly …

Texas

Dallas' Victory Park gets its sushi back with new Kent Rathbun spot

There are details and an opening date on the new Asian restaurant opening in Victory Park from Kent and Tracy Rathbun. Called Imōto, it represents …

Texas

Time to get fried with late-night French fries in Dallas' Deep Ellum

Opening day has arrived for the first Dallas location of Get Fried Fry Cafe, a quick-serve restaurant that offers French fries with gourmet toppings. …

Texas

Dallas custom homebuilder demonstrates how to do outdoor living right

When spring hits, Dallasites flock to the outdoors. Even as summer progresses and the days heat up, you'll still find us outside during the cooler …

Texas

Doug goes on the record: Album review of Evil Spirits by The Damned

Editor's note: Doug McGrath is a music contributor with four decades of experience as a member of the Dallas music community. This week, he reviews a …

Indie Music

Best neighborhoods to buy a forever home top hottest Dallas headlines

Editor's note: A lot happened this week, so here's your chance to get caught up. Read on for the week's most popular headlines. 1. 5 best …

Real Estate

Dive right into the best swimming holes in and around Austin

Summers in Austin can be intolerable, which is why knowing where to find the best swimming holes is indispensable. Despite a climate bordering on …

Swimming Pools

Houston rocks among U.S. cities with the most passionate music fans

For those H-Towners about to rock, we salute you. Houston is home to the fifth-most passionate live music fanbase, according to a newly published …

Texas

Power couple's celeb-studded gala honors favorite Dallas Cowboy

What: Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational Rising Stars Gala Where: Omni Frisco Hotel The 411: For the ninth year, Pat and Emmitt Smith have hosted …

Dancing with the Stars

Dallas to open new activity facility in Oak Cliff for select crowd

Dallas is partnering with a nonprofit to open a health and wellness center in Oak Cliff, but for a select audience: seniors. Sorry, you peppy people …

Public-Private Partnership

Nick Badovinus to open not one but two concepts in downtown Dallas

The new restaurant in downtown Dallas in the works from sprightly chef Nick Badovinus (Town Hearth, Neighborhood Services, Montlake Cut, Offsite …

Texas

New Carrollton restaurant fixates on fajitas and margaritas to go

It's fajitas for everyone at <b>Fajita Pete's</b>, a new restaurant now open in Carrollton at 1008 W. Hebron Pkwy.<p>Fajita Pete's is a Houston-based Mexican …

Texas

CBS' 48 Hours will dig into unsolved murder of North Texas woman

An unsolved murder that happened in Bonham, Texas, in 2002 will be the subject of a feature on <i>48 Hours</i>, airing May 19 at 9 pm.<p>Called "Murder on Red …

Crime

Dallas celebrities and sports heroes go big for Children's Cancer Fund

The theme for this year's Children's Cancer Fund gala was "sweet," and nothing could have been more fitting. The night celebrated "sweet smiles, …

Oscar de la Renta

Here's how to see a doctor without actually visiting one

When you're feeling under the weather, it can seem like a monumental task to drag yourself out of bed and into a doctor's office. Thanks to Methodist …

Texas

Historical Uptown Dallas hotel debuts pearl of a new restaurant

As part of a recent renovation, Le Méridien Dallas The Stoneleigh has opened a new restaurant called <b>Perle on Maple</b>.<p>Open for breakfast, lunch, and …

Restaurants

5 best neighborhoods to buy a forever home in Dallas right now

The thought of a "forever home" might be terrifying, especially for young professionals who expect to move several times before they retire. But with …

Real Estate

5 best neighborhoods to buy a forever home in Dallas right now

The thought of a "forever home" might be terrifying, especially for young professionals who expect to move several times before they retire.<p>But with …

Real Estate

Deadpool 2 adds heart and doubles down on snark and mayhem

Enlarge<br>Slideshow<p>When <i>Deadpool</i> came out in 2016, it filled two voids. It was an action-packed, hilarious R-rated film, something that has been in short …

Comics

Can you ID who stole the safe from Zoli's NY Pizza in Addison

One of the best pizzerias in the Dallas area was burglarized on May 14 and has just released a video in hopes of identifying the perpetrators. The …

Texas

Questlove orchestrates Prince symphony concert with DFW tour stop

Consider it a mystical meeting of the musical minds. Questlove is partnering with Prince's estate to curate a special nationwide tour in honor of the …

Music

These are the 11 best things to do in Dallas this weekend

It's a big-name weekend in and around Dallas, with high-profile stars making appearances all over the place. Well-known performers in hip hop, pop, …

Royal Weddings

High-flying Dallas restaurant spins out desserts for the season

The ever-spinning Five Sixty by Wolfgang Puck, the rotating restaurant at the Reunion Tower in downtown Dallas, is going seasonal on desserts with …

Texas

Dallas women's football team tackles new strategy on and off field

Growing up in a strict military household in San Diego, Devon Goldsmith's father didn't let her watch football on television. Now at age 34, she's on …

Middle School

Dallas palace featured in Mark Cuban reality show listed for $13M

There are very few homes that merit the use of the word "palace," but walking through the grand entrance of 9006 Douglas Ave. is like stepping into a …

Reality TV

Where live music lives every night of the week at Irving's Toyota Music Factory

It has made its mark on Dallas-Fort Worth as <i>the</i> new concert venue, but <b>Toyota Music Factory</b> is so much more than just one building. Right in the …

Texas

California’s Laurel not Yanny Tavern opens on Dallas’ Greenville Ave

California-based <b>Laurel Tavern</b> has chosen a fine time to open a location in Dallas. The restaurant will open on May 23 at 1920 Greenville Ave., as a …

Texas

New burger showdown tops this roundup of Dallas restaurant news

It's a good week for Dallas restaurant openings, covering all sorts of cuisines and neighborhoods. There's also new menus, longer hours, and a burger …

Texas