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Bicyclists swarm local event

Rockwall Herald-Banner (Local News) 8/16 11:30A Landon Fisher
Several hundred cyclists gathered in the parking lot of Wilkerson-Sanders Memorial Stadium Saturday morning for the Rockwall Rotary Club’s annual Hot Rocks Bike Ride.

Commissioners approve cut in tax ate

Rockwall Herald-Banner (Local News) 8/16 11:30A Special to the Herald-Banner
The Rockwall County Commissioners Court on Tuesday unanimously approved a proposed 2017 effective tax rate of 34.98 cents per $100 valuation, which is about 2.63 cents below...

Trail dedication on Saturday

Rockwall Herald-Banner (Local News) 8/16 11:30A Rockwall County
A dedication ceremony for the Rockwall County Fitness Trail will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday.

Eclipse viewing offered on Monday

Rockwall Herald-Banner (Local News) 8/16 11:30A Jasmine C. Johnson
Max Corneau, also known as AstroDad, is partnering with Rockwall County Library to present a local opportunity to safely view Monday’s solar eclipse.”Eclipse Across America”...

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The Texas Fashion Bloggers You Need to Start Following

Rockwall BubbleLife iReporter 8/16 5:00A Riley Heruska
With fall fashion trends on the horizon, it's tempting to embrace sweaters and boots as soon as possible. After all, retailers and magazines are more than ready to embrace autumn styles! However, we...

Art in the Metroplex Grand Finale entry deadline Sept. 15

Art News DFW 8/9 11:15A Jonathan Levy
FORT WORTH COMMUNITY ARTS CENTER IS PROUD TO PRESENT: Art in the Metroplex Grand Finale EXHIBITION DATES: October 6 – October 25, 2017 RECEPTION: Friday, October 6, 2017 6pm-9pm DEADLINE FOR...

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Back To School: What's For Dinner?

Rockwall BubbleLife iReporter 8/14 1:37A Shelia Huffman
In spite of warm August temperatures, we are only days away from back to school.  That means sports, homework, busier days and that age old question, whats for dinner?  For the rest of August, lets...

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A Petite Model With Diehard Ambition

DFW Style Daily 8/16 5:00A Sydney Cooper
Welcome to Face Time. DFW Style Daily’s exclusive series goes beyond the runways to get to know top models on a personal level. Why? Because there’s so much more to one of...

Put Your Money Where Your Mind Is at Mastermind Studio

DFW Style Daily 8/14 8:00A Lisa Petty
In search of a healthy way to decrease stress? A natural way to enhance focus and productivity? Or maybe a way to train your brain just like you train your body at the gym?...

Too School for Cool

DFW Style Daily 8/11 5:00A Elena Alvarez
This summer was full of retro inspiration and while we don’t know about you, we’re not quite ready to let go of our gingham mini dresses. The good news is, you don’t have to....

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RISD volleyball preview: Optimism reigns

Rockwall Herald-Banner (Sports) 8/7 10:51A By Tate Conrad Herald-Banner Sta
August 1 marked the first day that Texas high school volleyball teams were allowed to issue equipment and conduct workouts outside of the school day.

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Science: Even animals respond to eclipses

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 8/10 3:45A Anne Stych
Altered behavior. The total eclipse that will cross North America Aug. 21 has already affected human behavior, spurring people to buy viewing glasses by the millions and...

Science: Teen pregnancy prevention funding cut

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 8/4 3:45A Anne Stych
Funds cut. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced that it will end funding for an Obama-era teen pregnancy prevention program two years early, with more...

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Connect to Nature with DART

EatGreenDFW iPhone Reporter 8/15 7:00A Bernice Butler
For those unable to visit the amazing Metroplex nature trails, many outdoors destinations are perfect for a bike ride, stroll, vigorous workout or a day in the park, all accessible by Dallas Area...

Can Big Money Fix a Broken Food System?

Civil Eats 8/14 11:00P Lisa Held
Massive venture capital investments in food make for a steady stream of splashy, dramatic headlines. Juicero raises $120 million; reporters discover you can “juice” their...

Young Food Justice Leaders Speak Out

Civil Eats 8/13 11:00P Christina Cooke
Youth have the energy, idealism, creativity, and conviction needed to move the food movement forward. Nowhere is this fact more apparent than at a gathering of  Rooted in Community (RIC), a national...

Free Monarch Maniacs Milkweed Seeds and Yard Sign!

Features 8/11 2:33P Liz Berry
Monarch Face Board at the Garland Community Garden.  Beside it is the Monarch Maniacs Live Here yard sign.  Pick up a Cool Yard Sign and Free Milkweed Seeds while they last! ( And while you are at it,...

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15 Classroom Organization Hacks Every Teacher Should Know

Kids Activities Blog 8/16 1:00P Liz
Today we have so many awesome classroom organization ideas for teachers. Keeping a space that contains 20+ children in it can be chaotic, but with these great hacks we think you will be organized in...

Wednesday's Child: Aidian

Rage Against the Minivan 8/16 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...

Dealing With Mom Guilt This Back-to-School Season

Kids Activities Blog 8/16 7:00A Arena
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Hebrew National . The opinions and text are all mine. It happens every year. School starts and chaos reigns. I feel like a taxi service, shuttling...

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