Green Week - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Friday, Apr 20, 2012

Stone Cold Drinking

Stone Cold Drinking

A Vermont-based stone company uses its soapstone scraps to cut cubes it markets as "green," reusable alternatives to ice.

Thursday, Apr 19, 2012

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

“Entourage” star Adrian Grenier said he wants to change the way people view environmentalists, who are usually perceived as “wacky” and “unrealistic.” “Just because we wanna do the right thing, we get...

Monday, Apr 16, 2012

Bringing Back the Bobwhite Quail

Bringing Back the Bobwhite Quail

Quail hunting is hobby for many North Texans, but the bird is becoming more difficult to find because of its declining population, but one man at the University of North Texas is trying to reverse the trend.

Monday, Apr 16, 2012

Learning to Live Green

Learning to Live Green

A new environmental curriculum including books and activities has helped fire students up to recycle and care for the Earth.

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2012

Teaching Kids to Recycle

Teaching Kids to Recycle

You may think that teaching your kids how to recycle is difficult, but it may be easier than you think. Turning disposable trash into reusable items is a great way to help the environment. iVoices Beth Engelman,

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

Can you do without plastic bags? Brandi Jeter, Sharon Rowley, Beth Engelman and Amanda Rodriguez, sit down with iVillage.com's Kelly Wallace for a friendly discussion about plastic bags and if there is a way to...

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

16-year-old researcher Sara Volz is working in an Air Force Academy lab to extract fuel from algae. Sara hopes her work will eventually lead to a sustainable means for producing bio fuels.

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Canned foods are good for you and for the environment and it's making a comeback. The old-fashioned trend is one that could help save you money, eat healthier and make help reduce environmental waste.

Thursday, Apr 12, 2012

Big 3 Mull Permanent Water Restrictions

Big 3 Mull Permanent Water Restrictions

The mayors of North Texas' three largest cities mull making water restrictions permanent.

Thursday, Apr 12, 2012

Fort Worth Asking Residents to Find, Fix Water Leaks

Fort Worth Asking Residents to Find, Fix Water Leaks

The city of Fort Worth is asking residents to check for and repair any water leaks found at their homes or businesses.

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Plumber Dies, Trapped Underneath Flower Mound Home
Plumber Dies, Trapped Underneath Flower Mound Home

A plumber working beneath a Flower Mound home died Thursday when part of the home's foundation is believed to have collapsed on top of him, trapping him beneath the home.

Eat Like a Dallas Cowboy Thanks to 2017 Family Cookbook
Eat Like a Dallas Cowboy Thanks to 2017 Family Cookbook

It's an annual tradition and this year's Dallas Cowboys Family Cookbook features an wide array of sweet and savory recipes from players, coaches, the Jones family and more.

Child Dies After Being Hit in Family's Driveway
Child Dies After Being Hit in Family's Driveway

A 2-year-old boy died Thursday afternoon after being accidentally struck by his father's vehicle as he backed out of the driveway, police say.

Firefighter Charged in Crash That Killed Woman, Unborn Child
Firefighter Charged in Crash That Killed Woman, Unborn Child

A Dallas firefighter charged with one count of intoxication manslaughter after he was involved in an off-duty crash that killed a pregnant teenager and her unborn child has been released on bond.

White House: FBI Records Show 'Extreme Bias' Against Trump
White House: FBI Records Show 'Extreme Bias' Against Trump

The White House said Friday newly revealed FBI records show there is "extreme bias" against President Donald Trump among senior leadership at the FBI. The accusation came hours before Trump was scheduled...

Former Home of Cowboys Star Deion Sanders Up for Auction
Former Home of Cowboys Star Deion Sanders Up for Auction

Ever dreamed of owning your own move-in ready mansion once owned by an NFL superstar? There's a place in Prosper that could be right for you. Deion Sanders' former home is on the auction block.