Rita Cook
 
YMCA Texas Youth and Government Hosts 1200
Middle and high school students with diverse backgrounds gathered Saturday eager to participate in the YMCA Texas Youth and Government conference. Bright faces...
Rita Cook - Freelance Writer     Nov 23 2015
Thanksgiving All Day Long, But Where to Eat
It’s Thanksgiving and you don’t want to cook. So keep your kitchen clean while you and your family and friends head out and let someone else do the cooking for...
Rita Cook - Freelance Writer     Nov 23 2015
Texas Youth and Government District Conference this Saturday in Garland
This weekend the Texas Youth and Government District Conference for District 5, Dallas, will be held in Garland. According to Association Teen Director District...
Rita Cook - Freelance Writer     Nov 16 2015
IKEA’s Swedish Roots Eye Grand Prairie for Second Home in Metroplex
IKEA recently announced its plans to open a second store in the metroplex. For folks that have been driving north to Frisco for an IKEA fix, come 2017 a new...
Rita Cook - Freelance Writer     Nov 6 2015
Stuart Hausmann Paints the Town in Dallas Arts District
Dallas artist and illustrator Stuart Hausmann recently won the 2015 “A Year on the Plaza Art Competition” with the official unveiling last month in the Dallas...
Dallas Uptown iReporter     Nov 6 2015
Stuart Hausmann Paints the Town in Dallas Arts District
Dallas artist and illustrator Stuart Hausmann recently won the 2015 “A Year on the Plaza Art Competition” with the official unveiling last month in the Dallas...
Rita Cook - Freelance Writer     Nov 6 2015
Holiday Tradition at the Galleria Dallas
It’s only a few weeks away until the tallest indoor Christmas Tree in the United States will be on display for millions of visitors at Galleria Dallas....
Rita Cook - Freelance Writer     Oct 27 2015
Chili Cook-Off at the Truck Yard Benefits Angie’s Friends
Featuring some of Dallas’ bright spots in the culinary art world, this Sunday the Truck Yard will be hosting a Celebrity Chef Chili Cook-Off with the proceeds...
Chili Cook-Off at the Truck Yard Benefits Angie’s Friends
Featuring some of Dallas’ bright spots in the culinary art world, this Sunday the Truck Yard will be hosting a Celebrity Chef Chili Cook-Off with the proceeds...
Rita Cook - Freelance Writer     Oct 8 2015
Deep Ellum Brewery Takes on a Goliath of a Cause
It’s an issue that is not likely to be solved anytime soon, the traditional little guy versus big guy scenario that in the end, if won, will change current laws...
Rita Cook - Freelance Writer     Oct 8 2015
An Evening with Farm Aid Raises Money Locally
Photos Troy Foster Coming to the Dallas area for a second year, An Evening with Farm Aid on October 8, 2015, promises good local chef involvement as well as...
Rita Cook - Freelance Writer     Sep 30 2015
Cottonwood Art Festival brings museum quality work to Dallas
A variety of artists will converge on the Dallas/Fort Worth area this weekend at the Cottonwood Art Festival in Richardson, TX held semi-annually at Cottonwood...
Rita Cook - Freelance Writer     Sep 30 2015
John Wayne Film Festival Comes to Dallas for Second Year
For John Wayne fans put your cowboy hats and boots on and get ready for the 2015 John Wayne Film Festival coming to Dallas from September 24 to 27 including...
Rita Cook - Freelance Writer     Sep 5 2015
Untapped Music and Beer Festival Offers Authentic Experience in Dallas
Texas’ hugely popular craft beer and music festival will be returning to Dallas on Saturday, November 7 kicking off the city’s NTX Beer Week. Taking place at...
Rita Cook - Freelance Writer     Sep 5 2015
Addison celebrates Oktoberfest beginning in September
Only a few weeks away, Oktoberfest has grown in popularity over the years to be one of North America’s most celebrated excuses to drink beer and reminisce about...
Addison iReporter     Sep 5 2015
Addison celebrates Oktoberfest beginning in September
Only a few weeks away, Oktoberfest has grown in popularity over the years to be one of North America’s most celebrated excuses to drink beer and reminisce about...
Rita Cook - Freelance Writer     Sep 5 2015
Waco's Mammoth Site Becomes Part of National Park System
The City of Waco’s Mammoth Site discovered in 1978 was recently named a National Monument when President Barack Obama issued a Presidential Proclamation making...
Rita Cook - Freelance Writer     Sep 3 2015
Paris’ Diner en Blanc comes to Dallas
If you’re a fan of white then you are going to love the big deal Parisian Diner en Blanc event coming to the Big D for the first time on September 17, 2015....
Rita Cook - Freelance Writer     Aug 20 2015
DFW Restaurant Week Extended
For local foodies who have so far missed out on the first few weeks of DFW Restaurant Week, don’t despair as the event has been extended to August 30. At least...
Rita Cook - Freelance Writer     Aug 20 2015
Best Southwest Partnership Hosts Legislative Breakfast Series
The Best Southwest Partnership hosted its first 2015 TGIF Legislative Breakfast Series last week with Texas State Representative Helen Giddings of District 109...
Cedar Hill iReporter     Aug 15 2015
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