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Early morning storm leaves widespread damage

Grand Prairie Reporter 3/29 7:32A Editor
A severe thunderstorm that rolled through Grand Prairie around 2:30 am Wednesday left a wake of widespread damage throughout the city. Firefighters were extremely busy all...

GPPD using new technology to solve crime

WFAA.com (Local News) 3/28 5:10A
Grand Prairie police say a new forensic DNA analysis service is being used by detectives to try and solve the August 8, 2008 murder of Raymond Hernandez, 45.

Grand Prairie man finds purpose

WFAA.com (Local News) 3/27 2:06A
Harold first flexed his potential when he started body building 18 years ago. Even though he knew nothing about it at the time, he was on the fast track to competing in events...

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New to Neflix: Santa Clarita Diet

Grand Prairie BubbleLife iReporter 3/29 3:30A Riley Heruska
Before you roll your eyes at yet another zombie television show, let me tell you a little bit about Netflixs new gory hit, Santa Clarita Diet . Trust me, its unlike any other zombie flick youve seen....

Why New Grads Are Moving Back Home

Grand Prairie BubbleLife iReporter 3/28 3:49A Riley Heruska
As graduation season approaches, college students nervously sweat through their last semester of endless papers, exams, and 99 cent ramen packages. With the economy booming and unemployment at the low...

How to Make Your Offer More Attractive Without Increasing It

Grand Prairie BubbleLife iReporter 3/26 11:42P Rochelle Mortensen
Before you submit an offer on your dream home, get pre-approved or pre-qualified for a mortgage loan. Either one can make your offer more attractive to the seller, but they mean different things. What...

Drive-In Movie Theaters Are Not Dead

Grand Prairie BubbleLife iReporter 3/22 11:00P Riley Heruska
It seems practically archaic to imagine parking your car, dimming the lights, and enjoying a film outside as soon as the sun sets. I mean, where are the Cinemark-style leather seats or the impressive...

Ten Great Shows Your Children Can Stream

Grand Prairie BubbleLife iReporter 3/21 11:00P 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...

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We wanted to make you aware of the...

Grand Prairie ISD (Facebook) 3/29 5:47A Grand Prairie ISD
We wanted to make you aware of the status of our campuses. All campuses are running on a regular schedule and students are safe. These five campuses are currently experiencing...

As a result of the inclement weather,...

Grand Prairie ISD (Facebook) 3/29 3:36A Grand Prairie ISD
As a result of the inclement weather, Grand Prairie ISD is delaying state testing until tomorrow, March 30. Schools are open today and students are safe.

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Springtime Passion: Strawberry And Rhubarb

Grand Prairie BubbleLife iReporter 3/26 10:43P Shelia Huffman
Okay, I admit that until I interviewed Lindsey Crabb of Pie Flutin last month and tried her strawberry rhubarb tart, I had never given rhubarb the time of day. Now, I am...

Savor the Tastes of Dallas

Grand Prairie BubbleLife iReporter 3/25 2:00P Rita Cook
Get ready to savor some of Dallas best eats at this years Savor Dallas event.  The festival will take place from April 6 to 9 and is in its 13th year. With around 6,000 guests expected to descend on a...

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Heroes & Handbags Is Fun, Fashionable And Philanthropic

DFW Style Daily 3/27 5:00A Abby F Jones
We’re all about supporting powerful ladies at DFW Style Daily, and Larissa Linton and Jenny Dowen are a prime example. Time stood still when Larissa and Jenny both lost their...

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...

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2017 Could See Sam Houston Texans Return To The Playoffs

Texas HS Football News 3/23 6:33A Payton Smith
Photo via Texan Student Media Rumor has it that some of the best learning and growing takes place in the face of adversity. Such was the case for the 2016 Sam Houston Texans. Defeat after stunning...

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Healthcare: Ryan says reform is not dead yet

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/28 4:33A Betsey Guzior
House Speaker Paul Ryan wants to keep healthcare reform on the front burner. He talked to Republican donors Monday about his next steps in overhauling the healthcare system,...

What's next for healthcare? Some ideas

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/27 4:32A Betsey Guzior
GOP efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act are on hold — perhaps for awhile. “Obamacare is the law of the land for the foreseeable future,” House Speaker Paul...

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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$310,000 in Total Grants to 24 Garden Projects!

Features 3/29 12:36A Liz Berry
Scenes from the Garland Community Garden: top left our pole beans from 2016; top right a sign made for us by our Garland Parks and Recreation Department; bottom left a sign showing all the butterflies...

Springtime Passion: Strawberry And Rhubarb

EatGreenDFW iPhone Reporter 3/27 3:43A Shelia Huffman
Okay, I admit that until I interviewed Lindsey Crabb of Pie Flutin last month and tried her strawberry rhubarb tart, I had never given rhubarb the time of day. Now, I am obsessed with the ruby red...

Garland Community Garden Tour

Features 3/24 12:02P Liz Berry
Some members of the Garland Flamingo Neighbors Group were able to experience Biophilia (love of living things) in action yesterday evening during a tour of the Garland Community Garden.  Have you ever...

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13 Apps Every Teacher Needs to Keep it Together this Year

Kids Activities Blog 3/29 2:00P Brandy
The school year is almost over, so we want to share these 13 apps every teacher needs with you.  I use apps all of the time to simplify life, stay organized and to help my homeschool kids, check out...

Wednesday's Child: Ally

Rage Against the Minivan 3/29 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...

Confession: What If I’m Okay With Mediocre?

Design Mom 3/29 8:03A Design Mom
Krista O Reilly-Davi-Digui wrote a beautiful essay where she asks, What if I am mediocre and choose to be at peace with that? The essay is calming and quiet and gives permission to take things more...

Breaking Harlow

Mommy Shorts 3/29 7:30A Mommy Shorts
Harlow is a pretty particular kid. She likes things when she wants them and how she wants them. She does not budge. Sometimes her requests are tough, like the fact that when she gets up in the morning...

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