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Shops at Willow Bend Host Signing Santa For Hearing Impaired and Deaf Children
For some Dallas-area children, Santa will listen and respond and nobody will say a word. That’s because the children and Santa will be using American Sign...
InTheLoopKids iReporter     Dec 5 2012
Buy Local and Handmade This Holiday at Oak Cliff's Jingle Bells Bazaar
The gift-giving season is in full swing, and there are no shortage of opportunities to buy local and handcrafted bits, baubles and art for your friends and...
Oak Cliff iReporter     Dec 4 2012
Rosewood Crescent Hotel Offers Gingerbread House Classes For Kids of All Ages
A holiday tradition at the Rosewood Crescent Hotel , kids of all ages can learn to build and decorate their very own gingerbread house with a dizzying array of...
InTheLoopKids iReporter     Nov 30 2012
Oak Cliff's Bishop Dunne Passes Out Books to Local Elementary Students
Bishop Dunne Catholic School in North Oak Cliff received almost 1,000 donated books on Nov. 29 and distributed them to 10 local elementary schools including St....
Oak Cliff iReporter     Nov 30 2012
Despite an Ornery Reindeer, Santa Lights Up Casa Linda Plaza
I guess Blitzen was having a bad day when Santa and his crew brought him to Casa Linda Plaza for the annual tree-lighting event. The reindeer, which had an...
Lake Highlands iReporter     Nov 30 2012
Cara Mia Theater Company Opens Sandra Cisneros' "Milagritos/Little Miracles" Dec. 1
Based on author Sandra Cisneros' collection of short stories entitled "Woman Hollering Creek," Cara Mia Theatre wil open "Milagritos/Little Miracles" on...
Oak Cliff iReporter     Nov 28 2012
Eno's Pizza Hosts Benefit for Oak Cliff Tree Planting
Jenni Stolarski is working hard to raise the money for this Saturday's tree planting , and Eno's Pizza has a tasty way for folks to help. Bishop Arts District...
Oak Cliff iReporter     Nov 27 2012
New Rules Ask Ladies to Ditch The Stilettos Before Heading to Klyde Warren Park
A small sign appeared over the weekend just outside the Children's Park at Klyde Warren Park asking patrons to ditch their high heeled shoes before entering the...
InTheLoopKids iReporter     Nov 27 2012
Bishop Arts Retailers Skip Black Friday Brouhaha For Small Business Saturday
Oak Cliff's Bishop Arts District won't completely escape the melee of Black Friday, but if you really want to get the deals and support local entrepreneurs,...
Oak Cliff iReporter     Nov 21 2012
Starting Black Friday Weekend, West Village Shops Are Open Later
Starting Black Friday weekend, West Village will extend its hours on Saturday and Sunday until 9 p.m. And as Christmas inches closer, expect even more nights...
Dallas Uptown iReporter     Nov 21 2012
It's Better To Give: North Texas Non-Profits Are Looking For Your Help
Tired of getting caught up in a holiday shopping season that seems to be trampling through Black Friday and into Thanksgiving itself? This year, connect with...
InTheLoopKids iReporter     Nov 21 2012
Trains at Northpark Kick Off With Pint-Sized Replica of Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge
The Trains at NorthPark, presented by Bank of Texas, will celebrate its 25 th anniversary this holiday season. Benefiting the Ronald McDonald House of Dallas...
InTheLoopKids iReporter     Nov 18 2012
Perot Museum Uses Technology to Enliven Science Education For Young And Old
You'd think from the heavily concrete and metal exterior that the inside of the Thom Mayne-designed Perot Museum of Nature and Science would be formidable and...
InTheLoopKids iReporter     Nov 15 2012
A Dog Lover's Dream: Five Questions WIth Meri Dahlke of Ten Bells Tavern
Meri Dahlke always wanted to own a bar, she says, but it wasn't until she met a very special dog that her dream of being a barkeep became a reality. Dahlke, who...
Oak Cliff iReporter     Nov 14 2012
Jo England's The Mom Type: Choosing to Work at Home is a Decision Not to Be Taken Lightly
Two years ago I sat down with my publisher and managing editor when I found out I was pregnant. They asked me if I intended to come back to work after my son...
InTheLoopKids iReporter     Nov 13 2012
Keep Kids Engaged With Holiday Camps For All Interests
Just because school is out for Thanksgiving and winter breaks doesn't mean you have to succumb to the constant chants of "I'm bored, mom!" Keep kids busy,...
InTheLoopKids iReporter     Nov 13 2012
Downtown Lights Up on Nov. 17 For Annual City Lights Festival
If you're wondering when the holiday season kicks off in Dallas, check the windows at Neiman Marcus downtown. If it's just a few expertly dressed mannequins and...
Dallas Uptown iReporter     Nov 13 2012
Weather Service Issues Freeze Warning For Dallas County
The National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning for Dallas County for Tuesday, Nov. 13, from 3 a.m. to 9 a.m. Temperatures are expected to fall...
Dallas Uptown iReporter     Nov 12 2012
Lamplighter School to Host Dr. Wendy Mogel
Highly acclaimed author, sought-after speaker and child psychologist Dr. Wendy Mogel will speak at the Lamplighter school on Monday Nov. 12, at 7 p.m. Mogel,...
InTheLoopKids iReporter     Nov 9 2012
Dowdy Studio Owners Are a Husband And Wife Design Powerhouse
Perhaps you've seen the Dowdy Studio wagon pop up at an event here and there and wondered who the creative geniuses were behind the cute, quirky and fun...
Richardson iReporter     Nov 9 2012
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