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"Before El Centro: Sanger Harris" exhibit

http://www.dallasnews.com/lifestyles...allas-past.ece El Centro College will exhibit historical items about Sanger Harris, the Dallas department store that occupied the building where the college is now. The exhibition is part of the college's 50th anniversary. The items will be displayed Oct. 10-Nov. 4. Too bad El Centro (or maybe the downtown...

Dallas to Fort Worth High Speed Rail

Sorry if this gets confusing having 2 threads. I think now that new details are emerging, the two projects could be discussed separately. Mods can recombine if they want. Latest news: Quote: Higher and faster: New train line between Dallas and Fort Worth could be built above existing TRE route http://www.dallasnews.com/news/trans...-tre-route.ece...

DFW's other crash: Delta 1141

Delta crash DFW.jpghttp://www.star-telegram.com/news/bu...e99349902.html Attached Images Delta crash DFW.jpg (108.7 KB)

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When visiting the site from I'm getting the following error. Chrome: Quote: Deceptive site ahead Attackers on forum.dallasmetropolis.com may trick you into doing something dangerous like installing software or revealing your personal information (for example, passwords, phone numbers, or credit cards). Firefox: ...

Turtle Creek: 2728 Welborn- Toll Brother's Apartment Midrise

According to this post on Candy's Dirt, Toll Brother's is seeking to build an apartment midrise at 2728 Welborn, currently the site of the Point Two apartments. They are seeking zoning approval.http://candysdirt.com/2016/08/04/oak...ily-proposals/Toll-Brothers-Exterior-1-SM.jpgTC-Haus-Hill-Map-2-SM.jpgToll-Brothers-Site-1-SM.jpg I think some of the...

Grapevine: New (unnamed) hotel-waterpark resort project

http://www.dallasnews.com/business/r...ark-resort.ecehttp://www.star-telegram.com/news/lo...e93476782.html Apparently Gaylord and Great Wolf are not enough, now a 33-acre, $330 million development is coming to the Grapevine Mills area. No exact point was shown on maps shown in either article, nor is there a name yet. Incentives were approved by...

Victory Park: Victory Park: Cinépolis /Lennar (23 ST)

Didn't realize there wasn't a thread for this projectConstruction starts on Victory Park cinema and high-rise project Quote: International theater operator Cinepolis USA will operate the 700-seat, 8-screen move palace when it opens in late 2017 or early 2018. Quote: About 20,000 square feet of...

Projects Currently Under Construction

I've really had a hard time keeping up with everything being built lately. I've put together a Microsoft Sway with all the renderings of projects CURRENTLY under crane that I could find. I skipped anything that is substantially complete like McKinney & Olive. Am I missing anything?Current Dallas Projects

Pokémon GO

First off... GO Team Valor. *ahem* There are lots of interesting landmarks in the Design District that are Pokéstops and Gyms. The black car art installation is just one along with a few graffiti style murals. Three fountains on Slocum are in the game, one being a Gym at Le Louvre. Drove down Cedar Springs and caught a Scyther outside of Hunky's...

Downtown Dallas: Aftermath and Healing

I didn't see a thread yet for what Dallas' core has been through in the past week, so since this is definitely a 'city issues & news' item, here goes: I work in the DTD just 4 blocks from the edge of what happened but I was unaware until I got into downtown on my way to work. It was a strange aura then and overall, a tough and really weird week. ...

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