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The Ultimate Autumn Activity List for the DFW Area

Rowlett BubbleLife iReporter 9/20 4:00A Riley Heruska
Even though it's still unbearably warm outside in North Texas, fall is fast approaching. Just because we haven't received any crisp autumn winds or orange leaves doesn't mean we can't start embracing...

Vote for the Most Spirited Middle School Near You!

Rowlett BubbleLife iReporter 9/18 4:00A Riley Heruska
A few weeks ago, we asked our BubbleLife members to vote for the most school-spirited elementary in their area. Now, we want to hear about the middle schools with the most energy and pride! Be sure to...

Ten Exciting Children's Books Hitting Shelves Soon

Rowlett BubbleLife iReporter 9/15 4:00A Riley Heruska
Whether you're looking for a picture book to read with your little one or a novel to pass along to a young reader, publishers have got you covered over the next few months. Here are some of the most...

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Internet Safety Night

Rowlett High School Calendar 9/20 6:16A
Learn how to teach your kids to be safe and responsibly internet users. Bring your concerns for an educational discussion.

Evening Study Center classes

Rowlett High School Calendar 9/20 5:20A
Beginning Oct. 2, our Evening Study Centers will offer educational classes for parents that want to learn how to speak, read and write in English. Pre-register by Sept. 22.

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StyleCon Taps Into Dallas’ Millennial Market

DFW Style Daily 9/19 5:00A Amber LaFrance
Calling all fashion and beauty lovers! The first-annual StyleCon is hitting Dallas this Saturday, Sept. 23. An army of young fashion and beauty obsessees will descend upon...

Fall Trends to Slay Courtesy of NYX

DFW Style Daily 9/11 6:00A Sydney Cooper
As the leaves begin to fall, the weather starts to cool down and that strange time comes where Texans have their jeans and shorts out at the same time, we embrace the trends...

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190 – Richardson Office Sponsors Color Fun Run

Texas Real Estate Blog (Ebby.com) 9/20 10:16A Alison Glander
Ebby Halliday’s  190 – Richardson  Office  is proud to be a sponsor of the Second-Annual  Habitat for Humanity Color Fun Run/Walk , taking place on Saturday, September 30, at Firewheel Golf Park in...

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Tenet Healthcare stock rises on news of possible sale

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 9/14 6:11A Korri Kezar
Facing shareholder pressure, for-profit hospital chain Tenet Healthcare Corp. (NYSE: THC) could be considering a sale. Citing “people familiar with the matter,” the Wall...

Senate women support Sanders' single-payer bill

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 9/14 3:35A Betsey Guzior
As Bernie Sanders pushes his plan to create a national insurance program, — or “Medicare for All” — he has the support of some of the Senate's post powerful women. Among them...

Mars Inc. buys 800 animal hospitals for $9.1B

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 9/13 9:03A Michael Neibauer
McLean-based Mars Inc., like rival and soon-to-be Rosslyn-based Nestle USA, is so much more than candy. With that in mind, Mars on Tuesday announced its successful acquisition...

Weak link found between flu shot and miscarriage

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 9/13 3:10A Anne Stych
Preliminary research into a link between the flu vaccine and miscarriage found a weak connection, spurring researchers to call for more extensive study over multiple flu...

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From Coal to Kale: Saving Rural Economies with Local Food

Civil Eats 9/19 11:00P Steve Holt
Coal Country USA has seen a very bleak few years. As mines have shut down around the nation, local economies have suffered. In fact, 77 percent of the 196 coal-producing counties in America had not...

The National Chicken Counsel Is Trying to Con Shoppers

Alternet 9/19 9:59A David Coman-Hidy, AlterNet
New guidelines are an attempt to deflect consumers’ real concerns. Lying big is a tried-and-true practice of big business. Reports from August on a disturbing Harvard study found that ExxonMobil has a...

Building Portland’s Local Food Economy at the Redd

Civil Eats 9/17 10:58P Hannah Wallace
When Cattail Creek Lamb owner John Neumeister was younger, he would devote one day per week to making the 110-mile drive from his ranch near Junction City, Oregon to Portland, where the bulk of his...

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50 Activities for Autumn

Kids Activities Blog 9/20 1:00P Rachel
Fall = fun activities for families! We live in Texas where the temps are brutal in the summer, not much we want to do outside other than play in the pool. For us, autumn means a chance to go on fun...

Childhood Obsessions: What Are Your Kids Into?

Design Mom 9/20 9:14A Audrey Moore
Over the last year or two, my daughter Betty has developed a deep love of unicorns. A passion? An obsession? Not sure how to classify it, but she is WAY into them. Her heart skips a beat with every...

Wednesday's Child: Willie & Willene

Rage Against the Minivan 9/20 9:00A noreply@blogger.com (lunareece)
Every Wednesday I feature a child recently highlighted by a local Wednesday's Child newscast to share the stories of children from around the country who are waiting for a...

Dessert For Two: Peach Shortcakes

Design Mom 9/20 5:00A Lindsey Johnson
Summer s end is bittersweet. The plethora of fruits and veggies filling the farmer s markets and produce shelves seems to make up for the shorter days and cooler nights that lead into fall. The...

How to Keep Kids From Being Scared on Halloween Night

Kids Activities Blog 9/20 4:00A Cynthia
Halloween can be a spooky night for little ones out trick-or-treating! When my oldest was little, I remember getting three houses down from ours and having to turn around, because she was so scared by...

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