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Faces and Places: A Fan Base Like No Other

PICTURED ABOVE: Senior Michelle Mankoff sports Sean Lee’s jersey at the first game of the season // Photo by Shreya Gunukula Camouflaged in a sea of blue and silver, Upper School parent Max Swango doesn’t...

Not Your Average School Lunch

PICTURED ABOVE: Pan-Seared Salmon with Harissa Vinaigrette from Public School 972 // Photo by Ashlye Dullye Black and white composition notebooks line the tables, giant mathematics holy-cards tower over tables and plastic globes hang from...

Hall Shatters the Brass Ceiling

PICTURED ABOVE: Dallas Police Chief U. Renee Hall addresses the 354th Graduating Class of the Police Academy at the Hall of State at Fair Park on Sept. 22. Photo provided by Dallas Police Twitter...

Knox, Knox, What’s There?

From left to right: Aesop, Highland Park Soda Fountain, Outdoor Voices, Wild About Harry’s, Froggie’s 5 & 10 Toy Store and Katy Trail.  On the east side of North Central Expressway lies Knox St.,...

Let’s (Taco)bout La Ventana

Taqueria La Ventana $$ 1611 McKinney Ave   While exploring Downtown Dallas this past Saturday, my brothers and I stumbled across a youthful taqueria located across from the Perot Museum of Nature and Science...

Out of Reach: The Food Fight

Nestled between the Trinity River and the C. F. Hawn Freeway is the South Dallas neighborhood of Bonton. The landscape is sparse, with few buildings besides the houses themselves. The nearest grocery store is...

Leaving a Legacy for Plano

Last January, junior Campbell Swango drove west of the Dallas North Tollway and south of State Highway 121 in Plano and saw nothing but the early stages of a rapidly growing construction site. Now,...

Dallas Elects City Council Members in 2017 Municipal Elections

On May 6, thousands headed to the polls across Dallas to participate in municipal elections. Despite the limited coverage by major news outlets, the elections can have profound effects on the operations of the...

CitySlicker: Long Weekend Life

Beginning with an early release on Friday, Feb. 10, students will embark on their three day winter break, a well-deserved vacation before the exam’s frenzy. From must-go events to fun excursions and workout activities,...

The Amazing Race: Hockaday Boarding Edition

On Jan. 16, the Hockaday Residence Department set off on their annual Amazing Race, each hall looking to be the first to make it to the final mystery destination. The students were split up...