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Lakewood - East Dallas Advocate
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Back in high school, Lindsay Graham aka “Not the Senator” was your standard geek with a penchant for listening to, writing and making music. His genre partialities run the gamut — Beatles, Stones, Zeppelin, Miles Davis, Tom Waits — and inspired his life’s…
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East Dallas has some of the safest and most fun neighborhoods in Dallas according to Niche.com. Niche ranks neighborhoods by 12 factors like jobs, nightlife, diversity, public schools and cost of living. The site’s list of this year’s Best Neighborhoods…
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A little bit of the Cedars is coming to Lakewood. Full Circle Tavern is getting ready to open its second location at 6341 La Vista Drive, where the Ginger Man and Angelo’s previously had homes. The restaurant plans to start serving Italian-inspired dishes…
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It is with great sadness that we report the most recent restaurant casualty in our neighborhood. Greenville Avenue’s Fuddruckers, an American fast-casual chain that prided itself on monstrous burgers, has succumbed to closure. The burger joint was 21…
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Need a date night idea? Want to keep the kids busy? Here are five things to do this weekend that cover all your bases. Calories don’t count at Foodiepalooza, a fundraiser for the East Dallas Boys & Girls Club. Head to White Rock Lake’s Filter Building at…
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“Attractive garage apartment, couple. Available 1st. 5831 Prospect,” reads an October 1938 advertisement in the Dallas Morning News. “New 3-room garage apartment, refrigeration, nicely furnished. 1818 Moser,” reads another that November. Garage…
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When there’s new construction in the neighborhood, it’s usually a health-care facility or a pharmacy, right? Ding, ding, ding, ding, ding: Health-care facility it is. The former Washington Mutual bank at the Belmont-Lakewood & Abrams Road intersection is…
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Families in need soon can receive vital medications for free, thanks to a St. Vincent de Paul pharmacy opening in Vickery Meadow. Located at Northwest Bible Community Center, the public pharmacy is hosting its grand opening Tuesday at 11 a.m. St. Vincent…
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Want to stuff your face and not feel guilty about it? Foodiepalooza invites you to eat and drink until you have to undo the button on your pants. The calories don’t count because it’s for charity, right? This year marks the 9th Annual Foodiepalooza hosted…
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An ark could’ve been useful for Lakewood this weekend. When rain started to fall Friday, most didn’t expect that it would flood roads, waterways and homes. More than 8 inches fell in 24 hours — now the third wettest period in our city’s history, the…
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