Lake Highlands — April 2016
HAPPY 25TH BIRTHDAY TO US AND MANY MORE Most journalists start our careers hoping to “make a difference” in life. It sounds kind of dopey whe..
RISD PARENTS SEEK THE PROMISE OF RECREATION Recess rights First it was school lunch nutrition, then screen-time, but the hot topic in education ..
Scene of the crime The story of Jean Harris captivated the nation in the 1980s. In the 2005 film “Ms. Harris,” Annette Bening played Harris, the..
Then And Now
THEN. . . After moving out of a three-story Atlanta, Ga. Manse a few years ago, Byron Hill and Randy Fernandes fell in love with a spacious, singl..
PTA Plots Garden
Seeds of change COULD A GARDEN PROVIDE COMMON GROUND FOR THE DIVERSESTUDENTS AT SKYVIEW ELEMENTARY? In addition to curious minds, Skyview Eleme..
THE STORE IN LAKE HIGHLANDS VERA BRADLEY! Find your colorful new Spring look! Beautiful new designs and great selections. 10233 E. NW Hwy @ Ferndal..
OUT & ABOUT April 8-9 “FLY BABIES” Wingspan Theatre Company hosts staged readings of Rusty Harding’s new play, “Fly Babies” on April 8 ..
Delicious MATCHBOX When the proprietors of Matchbox say the Washington D.C.- based restaurant chain is “family-owned,” they’re mostly telling t..
Enchilada’s Voted by Advocate Readers as Best Date Night in Lake Highlands Enjoy our Big E or other award-winning Rita on the patio today. Joi..
Author: Christina Hughes Babb
THE FAMILY JU-NEL IF NOT FOR THE THREE KIDS , TWO ADULTS AND ONE DOG ALREADY LIVING HERE , DON DRAPER WOULD FEEL RIGHT AT HOME The White Rock ..
A History Of Special Education
Author: Emily Charrier
PUTTING A SPECIAL TOUCH ON EDUCATION DOROTHY AND WALLACE SAVAGE AND DALLAS ACADEMY, THE FIRST SPECIAL EDUCATION SCHOOL IN THE CITY A dream Dorot..
HIGHLANDER SCHOOL 9120 Plano Rd. Dallas / 214.348.3220 / www.highlanderschool.com Founded in 1966, Highlander offers an enriched curriculum in a p..
MAKERS CONNECT Local Artisans Gallery & Classes 10242 E. Northwest Highway Dallas, TX 75238 972.803.8890 Join us at facebook.com/Maker..
BUSINESS BUZZ THE LOWDOWN O N WHAT’S UP WITH NEIGHBORHOOD BUSINESSES KEEPING IT OLD SCHOOL Lake Highlands resident Steve Cole just opened a..
News And Notes
PEOPLE Michael O’Hern, retired choir director at Lake Highlands High School, suffered a heart attack last month and subsequently passed away. Man..
IS ANY ONE LISTENING? CIRCUMVENTING PUBLIC INPUT IN THE CITY OF DALLAS Comment. Visit lakehighlands.advocatemag.com and search Angela Hunt t..
Advocate Top 25
Recognizing the real estate professionals who promote our neighborhood with the Advocate’s second annual Top 25 Realtors in Lake Highlands. Real es..
Scene And Heard
At the Center A new community center opened recently in Vickery Meadow, the dense community that borders our neighborhood. The 15,000-squarefoot ..
TRUE CRIME Two suspects walked up to the Sonic at Audelia and Royal around 11:15 p.m. on March 5 and proceeded to shoot a female employee who was s..
YOU’RE ALL HERETICS AND SO AM I , IN A CITY WITH CHURCHES GALORE Churches come in all shapes and sizes now. You get to choose. And don’t we..
WORSHIP ANGLICAN ALL SAINTS EAST DALLAS / allsaintseastdallas.org Sunday worship service at 5:00 pm Meeting at Central Lutheran Church / 1000 E..