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So What's Up With This Texas Texting and Driving Ban?

Hurst BubbleLife iReporter 9/21 4:00A Riley Heruska
As most of us probably know, Texas implemented a "no texting and driving" law that went into effect on September 1. It seems pretty straightforward, right? No more quick messages to friends while...

Empowering Seniors 2017

HEB Chamber of Commerce 9/18 5:02A Craig Backus
It s not just an event for Caregivers, Boomers and Seniors It s an Empowering Experience! Join Tarrant County Commissioner Gary Fickes and presenting sponsor Care N Care for...

West Thurston firefighters save dogs trained to take cover

Fort Worth Star-Telegram (Local News) 9/14 8:52P The Associated Press
Firefighters in Washington state were able to save the lives of two dogs that are trained to seek cover in the bathtub if they sense danger. The West Thurston Regional Click...

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This City Wants to Ban Trick-Or-Treating for Teenagers

100.3 Jack FM 9/20 6:45A 100.3 Jack FM – Dallas, TX
September is almost coming to a close and that means it s time to fully get into the fall spirit. Whether it s carving pumpkins, planning costumes, or making arrangements for...

The Ultimate Autumn Activity List for the DFW Area

Hurst 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...

Ten Exciting Children's Books Hitting Shelves Soon

Hurst 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...

How to Save Money on Admission to the State Fair of Texas

Hurst BubbleLife iReporter 9/14 4:00A Riley Heruska
Ah, the State F air of Texas . For many families, attending this annual event is an important tradition. You chow down on fried food, wander around the Midway, and hesitantly try a few of the carnival...

Haunted Houses DFW

Hurst Family eGuide 9/13 11:15P Valerie
Haunted Houses in Dallas/ Fort Worth Your guide to haunted houses in North Texas!! We ve included every haunted house we know about in Dallas, Fort Worth, Denton and the metroplex. Who s ready for a...

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Annual Pizza Feast & Silent Auction

L.D. Bell Band 9/18 11:42A dfife
Friday, September 22 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. L.D. BELL GYMNASIUM Invite your friends, family & neighbors Tickets are $5.00 each Students must purchase a ticket to eat Ticket...

Vote for the Most Spirited Middle School Near You!

Hurst 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...

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Easy Packed Lunch Ideas Your Kids Might Actually Like

Hurst BubbleLife iReporter 9/13 4:00A Riley Heruska
Packing lunches for school kids is never easy, especially if you're packing for picky eaters. It's often tempting to just send kids off and let them fend for themselves in the school lunchline. The...

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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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Star-Telegram Area Volleyball Rankings

Fort Worth Star-Telegram (College Sports) 9/11 9:19A By Brian Gosset bgosset@star-t
VOTE FOR VOLLEYBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK. Click here 1. Southlake Carroll (26-3, 1-0 in 5-6A), Previous (1): Opened district play with sweep vs. L.D. Bell. TCU commit McKenzie...

L.D. Bell finishes on top in see-saw battle with North Crowley

Fort Worth Star-Telegram (College Sports) 9/8 6:07P By Bailey Arredondo Special to
Back and forth, back and forth was the tempo for Hurst L.D. Bell and North Crowley. Offense was the name of the game, but it was defense that secured the Click to Continue

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Pressure's on ahead of health care vote

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 9/21 4:38A Betsey Guzior
Once again, two women senators are playing a pivotal role in the latest effort to replace the Affordable Care Act. Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Susan Collins of Maine,...

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...

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Take a Peek at How Green Energy Living Looks

EatGreenDFW iPhone Reporter 9/21 7:00A Bernice Butler
The 2017 DFW Solar Tour will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. October 7, by the nonprofit North Texas Renewable Energy Group. The public is invited to visit select innovative homes and buildings...

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...

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The Importance of Humility in Parenting

Days of a Domestic Dad 9/21 7:31A Colby
Humility is a very important aspect of being human. It s also very important in regard to the issue of parenting. Many people will tell you that in order to possess humility,...

Facebook Live – Here’s What You Missed

Design Mom 9/21 6:55A Design Mom
I just realized there are some Facebook Live broadcasts I haven t shared here. One from July, one from August, and a new one that was just broadcast today. At first, my Facebook Live broadcasts were...

Does Cooking Damage Essential Oils

Kids Activities Blog 9/21 4:00A Brittany Kelly
If you’re looking for more ways to incorporate essential oils into your life, you may be thinking about including them in your kitchen. You may have heard that cooking with essential oils is a great...

No-Sew DIY Princess Leia Costume for Kids

Carrie Elle 9/21 3:00A Carrie
This past weekend, my husband took the kids to Comic-Con in Dallas. Both kids love Star Wars and Minecraft, and as I was at a blogging conference for the day, he loaded up the kids and joined some...

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