NorthPark Prepares Pumpkin Patch


The troves of pumpkins and gourds arriving at NorthPark Center every year are a sure sign that fall is here.

Visitors of all ages are invited to get into the autumn spirit by exploring NorthPark’s Pumpkin Patch on display beginning Oct. 14.

Lions Blank Casady to Remain Unbeaten


St. Mark’s senior Matthew Fornaro scored three touchdowns during a 26-0 win over Casady on Friday. (Photo: Rob Graham)

It took only two games for St. Mark’s to improve upon its win total from all of last season.

After a thrilling overtime victory against Greenhill in the season opener, the Lions crushed Oklahoma City Casady 26-0 on Friday at Hunt Family Stadium.

On offense, the improvement has been led by the combination of Colin Neuhoff and Matthew Fornaro. Neuhoff, a dual-threat quarterback, has passed for two touchdowns and run for another through two games. Fornaro has four scores — two rushing and two receiving.

Dallas Museum of Art Announces Art Ball 2018 Chair


Rebecca Enloe Fletcher

The Dallas Museum of Art (DMA) recently announced that local philanthropist Rebecca Enloe Fletcher will serve as chair of Art Ball 2018 and unveiled Horizon: Now. New. Next as the theme of the annual fundraiser, which will be held April 21 at DMA.

Unplug For Vacation? No Way

“It would take the Amazon jungle instead of Santa Fe, New Mexico, to go unplugged.”

My goal this summer was to beat the heat, to unplug, and to have some refreshment and “re-creation” in New Mexico, but despite my best efforts to limit technology, it just can’t be done.

It would take the Amazon jungle instead of Santa Fe, New Mexico, to go unplugged.

Upon arrival in Santa Fe, I found myself at Target buying a new gizmo, the Tile, to hang on my keys so that my phone could ring my only pair, which I kept misplacing. Score one for technology.