Rock the Perot this November

Save the date, the Perot Museum of Nature and Science’s annual fundraising soiree, Night at the Museum, is scheduled for Nov. 10.

This year’s theme is Rock the Perot. Event co-chairs are Heather and Chris Gilker and Linda and Ken Wimberly. Honorary co-chairs are Fallon and Robie Vaughn.

OUT AND ABOUT: Scardello Launches Catering for All

Scardello is located at 3511 Oak Lawn Ave. (Photo: Imani Chet Lytle)

When you walk into Scardello, expect to be transported to a whole different world! The European atmosphere and friendly demeanor will make you forget that this shop is located right outside the hustle-and-bustle of the Oak Lawn neighborhood.

What made the visit even more intimate was the fact we were invited to attend their “Friends & Family” preview launch celebration for their new catering services. I definitely felt I was part of the family when everyone greeted me with warm smiles and opened up their cozy shop as I gazed with awe seeing all the variety of cheeses, wines, and fruits that I was about to devour.

Hillcrest’s Gilliam Heading Back to State

Hillcrest senior Anne Gilliam will try to win her second 5A girls singles title this week in College Station. (File photo: Tim Hurst)

Hillcrest senior Anne Gilliam will aim to cap her high school career this week with another state title in the girls singles bracket at the UIL state tournament in College Station.

Ground Meat Recall Issued for Central Market at Preston and Royal

Central Market at 10720 Preston Road

Buy some meat at the Central Market at Preston Road and Royal Lane on Sunday? Don’t eat it!

The company has issued a precautionary recall for ground beef, ground pork, ground bison, ground veal, and fresh and seasoned beef patties purchased on May 13 at the store located at 10720 Preston Road. The concern: possible presence of metal in the grind.

Curated by Kristin Mullen To Host Whimsical Art Show

‘Tis the season to be whimsical, warm, vibrant, positive and serene.

That is exactly what you’ll find within local artist Diane Rome Smith’s 30-piece collection that will be displayed within Dallas-based interior designer Kristin Mullen’s home décor shop, Curated by Kristin Mullen in Snider Plaza. The “Musings,” art show featuring Smith’s original watercolor and oil paintings will be showcased from May 22 through May 29.

Dallas Moves Up on Fittest City List

Dallas has placed 31st on the list of most fit cities across America.

OK, maybe 31st place doesn’t feel like BIG NEWS or something to brag about – but at least we moved up from our No. 38 standing last year. So high-fives all around. ✋✋✋

Young Friends of Wilkinson Center Unveil Sixth Annual White Party

You don’t have to go all the way to South Beach this summer for an electrifying dance club experience. The Young Friends of Wilkinson Center promise a rivaling experience right here in Dallas.

Mixmaster DJ Souljah returns as the featured entertainer at what has become one of the most anticipated events of the season. The event kicks off June 9 at Marie Gabrielle Restaurant, 2728 Harwood Street.