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Jul 5, 2019

Plano Hospital Works to Connect, Recognize Veterans

Plano Hospital Works to Connect, Recognize Veterans

Inside Texas Health Plano, volunteers spend their days recognizing patients who've served their country.

Jun 3, 2019

Dallas Author Helps Families Cope With Alzheimer's Disease

Dallas Author Helps Families Cope With Alzheimer's Disease

Watching her mother be taken away by Alzheimer's disease, Sarah B. Smith was also struggling -- and near an emotional breaking point. So she started sharing her family’s journey online, and then in her...

Mar 26, 2019

Charity Provides Free Child Care to 'Mommies in Need'

Charity Provides Free Child Care to 'Mommies in Need'

An organization started by mothers for mothers is giving women peace of mind when facing a health crisis.

Jul 3, 2016

92-year-old World War II Veteran Is Serving Again

92-year-old World War II Veteran Is Serving Again

Decades after the World War II, Ray Neal is still serving.

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Clear the Shelters, Participating Shelters

Clear the Shelters, Participating Shelters

Find your new best friend with NBC 5 and Telemundo 39 for the sixth annual Clear the Shelters animal adoption drive on Aug. 17. Participating shelters are giving you the perfect opportunity to grow your...
Urgent Need To Give Blood Now

Urgent Need To Give Blood Now

Carter BloodCare is on urgent appeal due to a shortage in the local and national blood supply. Our community is in a blood crisis!
Supporting Our Schools 2019

Supporting Our Schools 2019

NBC 5 and Telemundo 39 invite you to participate in this year’s Supporting Our Schools campaign at DonorsChoose.org/NBCDFW, where you can support local teachers and their students.Many school...
Reading With You/Leyendo Contigo

Reading With You/Leyendo Contigo

The summer break does not have to be a vacation from learning. That’s why we are inviting you to join NBC 5 and Telemundo 39 as we team up with Reading Partners North Texas to kick-off Reading With You/Leyendo...
"Monet: The Late Years" at the Kimbell Art Museum

"Monet: The Late Years" at the Kimbell Art Museum

NBC 5 and the Kimbell Art Museum invite you experience the work of one of the most revered painters of his time in Monet: The Late Years, now through September 15 at the Kimbell Art Museum.
AARP Presents: An Evening with Frank Abagnale

AARP Presents: An Evening with Frank Abagnale

Join the AARP for An Evening with Frank Abagnale on Thursday, August 15, from 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at the Eisemann Center in Richardson. The free discussion will be followed by a Q&A session and a meet...
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