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Dana Harper, a Dallas native who contended on “The Voice,” performs an acoustic set at The Wild Detectives at 7:30 p.m. Thursday. True-crime drama “The Last Rampage” opens at the Texas Theatre Friday. Soul singer Lee Fields performs at the Kessler…

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Reach back into your memory to the contentious Oak Cliff summer of 2015. Recall when Alamo Manhattan caused the collective tearing of hair and gnashing of teeth with initial designs for a monolithic apartment development on the western corners of West…

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Sunset High School alumnus Mitchell Cope recently converted some 8-mm home movies that his father made in the 1950s, and started putting them on Youtube. One of them is this 1-minute video of the streetcar from December 1955. The footage shows Jefferson…

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The Old Oak Cliff Conservation League, which recently changed its name to Heritage Oak Cliff, announced the eight homes on this year’s fall home tour. The tour, Oct. 21-22, features homes from Kessler Park to the Dallas Zoo area and Cedar Oaks. The home…

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An Oak Cliff classic is showing some love to Tarrant County. El Ranchito Restaurant is opening a second location in Arlington, at 3517 S. Cooper. This is the Sanchez family’s first location outside of Dallas and the second outside of Oak Cliff. The family…

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Federal authorities busted a massive methamphetamine ring in Dallas recently, and an Oak Cliff used car dealership is at the center of the accusations. Authorities arrested eight suspects with links to the Jalisco New Generation Cartel in Mexico. They are…

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The Bishop Arts Theatre Center opens “In the Tall Grass,” which tells the true story of the murder of Shade Schuler, a 22-year-old Dallas transgender woman whose body was found dumped in a field in the Dallas Medical District in July 2015. The show runs…

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Dr. Rodney Moore, the Oak Cliff-raised Parkland obstetrician/gynecologist who delivered some 6,000 babies over a 44-year career, has died. He was 87. Moore’s parents moved to Oak Cliff when he was 2 months old, and they owned Moore’s Grocery near Rosemont…

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Some neighbors in Kessler Plaza and Ravinia Heights were without power Friday night and Saturday morning after a car crashed into a utility pole. The accident happened in the 2700 block of West Jefferson. Dallas Fire station No. 26 released this video…
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