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Q&A with McKinney Candidates for Mayor

NBC Dallas-Fort Worth 3/21 5:48P HOMA BASH
The city of McKinney is at a turning point, leading to a hotly contested race for mayor in the May 6 election. Photo Credit: NBC 5 News

6th Annual Empty Bowls McKinney April 27

North Texas e-News 3/21 5:32P
Empty Bowls McKinney is returning for its 6th annual fundraising event to help end hunger. This annual event begins with a showcase of over 1,000 one-of-a-kind bowls...

House Fire (McKinney)

DFW Scanner 3/21 10:13A dfwscanner
McKinney FD is on scene with smoke showing from the roof of a house on Feather Crest. Working fire. (Info: First Response Photography)

Burglary At Car Dealership Leads To Chase & Standoff

CBS Dallas-Fort Worth (McKinney) 3/21 1:03A McKinney – CBS Dallas / Fort Wor
Follow CBSDFW.COM:   Facebook  |  Twitter MCKINNEY (CBSDFW.COM) An attempted burglary at a luxury car dealer in Richardson turned into a police chase and standoff in McKinney...

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Ten Great Shows Your Children Can Stream

McKinney BubbleLife iReporter 3/22 4:00A Riley Heruska
Although its often tempting to just turn the TV on and let your little one watch whatever brightly-colored kid show is playing at the time, theres some comfort in knowing what shows your children are...

27 Great Patio Restaurants in Dallas Ft Worth

North Texas Kids 3/22 4:00A Liz Mangelsdorf
Great Places in DFW to Dine Alfresco (Updated 2017) My favorite thing about our amazing Texas weather is dining “alfresco”. Perhaps it is my Oregon roots, but I have always been a big fan of the patio...

Why You Should Be Visiting Canyon Lake

McKinney BubbleLife iReporter 3/21 4:00A Riley Heruska
Texas is home to hundreds of lakes, and even though almost every single one is man-made, we Texans have a penchant for everything lake-related. Fishing, jet-skiing, sunbathing, tubing, you name it,...

Five Books for Teens About Mental Health Issues

McKinney BubbleLife iReporter 3/20 8:16A Riley Heruska
Despite what some may think, the genre of young adult literature encompasses a vast array of topics besides adventure-packed dystopian worlds and ridiculous vampire romances. There are hundreds of...

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STEM Day Camp

McKinney BubbleLife iReporter 3/16 12:00A Maribeth Hughes
STEM DAY CAMP STEM Day Camp is for all girls & boys entering the 3 rd thru 8 th grades Fall of 2017  Chemistry, Rocketry, Robotics, Physics, Mathematics, Forensic Science, Engineering and Urban...

MISD names new elementary ELAR curriculum coordinator

McKinney Independent School District 3/15 5:02A
McKinney, Texas - McKinney ISD has hired Judy Vega as its new elementary English, language arts and reading (ELAR) curriculum coordinator. She comes to the district from...

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Someone Sent Dirk Nowitzki A Potato With His Face On It

Eater Dallas 3/16 4:00A Amy McCarthy
Unfortunately, he won’t be able to eat it Fresh off joining one of the NBA’s most elite clubs after scoring his 30,000th point, Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki has earned plenty of praise in Dallas....

John Tesar Is Plotting A Major Expansion For Knife

Eater Dallas 3/15 7:53A Claire Cahoon
Outposts in San Francisco, Houston, and Plano are in the works Since his arrival in Dallas more than ten years ago, no one has made more noise in the local food scene than Chef John Tesar. The...

Dallas’ Most Anticipated Restaurant Openings, Spring 2017

Eater Dallas 3/13 6:00A Amy McCarthy
New restaurants will soon bloom all over DFW It’s been a bizarre winter (read: there really wasn’t one) in Dallas, but in just a few weeks, Spring will officially make its arrival. The bluebonnets are...

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Gala Brings Hope To Women Battling Breast Cancer

DFW Style Daily 3/21 5:00A Abby F Jones
Coming to Dallas this Saturday, March 25 is an art gala for a good cause: the Art of Hope Gala benefiting the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF). With the help of former...

TREND ALERT: Makeup For Unicorns

DFW Style Daily 3/10 4:00A Kali Ah Yuen
Once upon a time, the whimsical unicorn-inspired glamour trend took beauty gurus by storm. Welcome to the wonderful world of opal and iridescent themed products that add a...
Related: TREND ALERT: Unicorn Beauty DFW Style Daily

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Smith’s home run propels McKinney over Plano

McKinney Courier-Gazette (Sports) 3/22 8:18A Kendrick E. Johnson kjohnson@sta
MCKINNEY - For the second consecutive game, the McKinney baseball team used the long ball to knock a Plano ISD team from the ranks of the district 6-6A unbeatens.

Lady Broncos’ late comeback improves playoff chances

McKinney Courier-Gazette (Sports) 3/15 10:15A Kendrick E. Johnson kjohnson@sta
MCKINNEY - The McKinney and Boyd girls soccer teams locked horns with everything from playoff berths and postseason appearance streaks to good old-fashioned pride on the line...

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Dump the ACA, 7 in 10 CPA execs say in survey

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/22 5:44A David A. Arnott
A study from the American Institute of CPAs finds that the vast majority of CPA business executives surveyed prefer that the Affordable Care Act be repealed. The survey(PDF)...

Healthcare: Trump lobbying; genetic tests jeopardized

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/21 4:13A
Lobbying. President Donald Trump is on Capitol Hill pushing for House Republicans to pass the new healthcare bill. Small changes were made to appeal to conservatives, The Hill...

Science: Gene editing, health care hiring and vacation ills

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/20 4:16A Anne Stych
Chinese breakthrough edits embryos to eliminate defects Researchers are one step closer to eliminating some of the worry of pre-natal abnormalities. A small Chinese study...

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Connect with Biophilia at the Garland Community Garden

Features 3/22 2:32A Liz Berry
Heirloom Peach Blossoms - Garland Community Garden:  It's true.  You will feel better after viewing things in Nature. Philia is one of the four Greek words for love ( philia, storge, agape and eros...

HOW TO TEST YOUR SOIL

Features 3/20 4:40A Liz Berry
pH is a numeric expressing the acidity or alkalinity of a solution on a logarithmic scale on which 7 is neutral, lower values are more acid, and higher values more alkaline. The pH is equal to -log 10...

Treat Your Veggies Like Meat

Mark Bittman 3/16 5:00A Emily Stephenson
Text and photos by Emily Stephenson The best cooking tip I’ve been lucky enough to ever receive came from a pastry chef, who has been a nearly life-long vegetarian. Strangely, this technique involves...

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What I want you to know about serving as a Peace Corps Volunteer

Rage Against the Minivan 3/22 3:00P noreply@blogger.com (Kristen How
What I Want You to Know is a series of reader submissions. It is an attempt to allow people to tell their personal stories, in the hopes of bringing greater compassion to the unique issues each of us...

Ways to Stop Spending Needlessly

7 on a Shoestring 3/22 11:00A Staci Salazar
Disclosure: This is a sponsored campaign on behalf of Niagara Water and Millennial Blogs. Regardless, all opinions and experiences are my own. How many times have you gone...

Things to Consider When Buying a Refrigerator

7 on a Shoestring 3/22 9:21A Staci Salazar
Are you thinking about renovating your kitchen soon? Just need to update the appliances? Best Buy makes it easy for you to stretch your remodeling dollars by offering the best...

Wednesday's Child: Meet Nathan

Rage Against the Minivan 3/22 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...

Random Thoughts

Design Mom 3/22 5:01A Design Mom
Well look at that. It s time for a Random Thoughts post! I try to post one of these once a month, and it’s basically a compilation of whatever is on my mind at the moment. Feel free to share your own...

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