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Celebrating the people and stories that make Texas unique

Wednesday, Feb 14, 2018

Dallas Couple Celebrates 75 Years of Marriage

Dallas Couple Celebrates 75 Years of Marriage

A Dallas couple highlighted in Wednesday's Texas Connects Us segment is celebrating 75 years of marriage.

Friday, Feb 2, 2018

Volunteers Build Wheelchair Ramps For Free

Volunteers Build Wheelchair Ramps For Free

The Texas Ramp Project helps the elderly and those with mobility issues by building wheelchair ramps for free.

Friday, Jan 26, 2018

SMU Exhibit Highlights History's Forgotten Female Voices

SMU Exhibit Highlights History's Forgotten Female Voices

A new exhibit at Southern Methodist University highlights intrepid females through American history.

Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018

Texas Connects Us: Sunshine Dry Cleaners

Texas Connects Us: Sunshine Dry Cleaners

The Sunshine Dry cleaners, on Maple Avenue in Dallas, first opened it's doors nearly 77 years ago.

Sunday, Dec 3, 2017

Fort Worth Distillery Builds Business on Black Eyed Peas

Fort Worth Distillery Builds Business on Black Eyed Peas

A Fort Worth distillery is building a business on black-eyed peas.

Tuesday, Aug 22, 2017

Neighborhood 'Chalks the Walk' to School

Neighborhood 'Chalks the Walk' to School

On the night before school started, an entire neighborhood in The Colony wrote words of encouragement on the sidewalks and driveways to surprise kids heading back to school.

Monday, Aug 7, 2017

Hurst Encourages Kindness Campaign

Hurst Encourages Kindness Campaign

The city of Hurst is launching a social media campaign encouraging people to share acts of kindness.

Wednesday, Jul 12, 2017

Willie Nelson Inspired Artist in Communist-Controlled Nation

Willie Nelson Inspired Artist in Communist-Controlled Nation

Tucked behind stores at the northwest corner of Preston Road and Royal Lane in Dallas, you'll find an unexpected mural with an unexpected story.

Thursday, Jun 8, 2017

Century-Old Texas Dance Hall Hits Auction Block

Century-Old Texas Dance Hall Hits Auction Block

Looking to make a real estate investment on a century-old piece of Texas history? The Swiss Alp Dance Hall may be right up your alley.

Thursday, Jun 1, 2017

Inspiring Girls in the Future of Technology

Inspiring Girls in the Future of Technology

A Dallas S.T.E.M. student turned her passion for encouraging other girls to learn into her high school passion project.

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