Hot Eco Enemy: Plastic Straws

You may have caught wind of this, already. Various establishments which serve drinks are hopping on board the “no plastic straw” train. This is a good thing, Dallas, and I encourage you to get behind this movement!

In February 2018, National Geographic reported that Americans use 500 million straws – every day. That’s just in America, guys. And every one of those straws is still somewhere on this planet.


M1Ball Kick Off Event

The Scene with backdrop photos from D’Andra and Jeremy’s trip to Iraq. (Photo: Rob Wythe)

Over 100 business and community leaders gathered at Glenn Beck’s Mercury Studios to hear the announcements for the M1Ball benefiting Mercury One, the nonprofit organization founded by him and his wife, Tania.

Everyone agreed it is a real treat to be invited to a private party at such an exclusive location, inside the working radio and TV studio at Stage 19, named after Orson Welles’ Sound Stage at Universal.


Equest Fundraiser Returns for Second Year

Rally the troops and report to Equest at Texas Horse Park for a fun-filled, USO-style tribute fundraiser benefiting Equest’s Hooves for Heroes.

Now in its second year, Boots & Salutes is back for a special evening of tributes to the men and women who have served our country to protect our freedom. Carolyn Anderson will return as chair.


Upset Minded New Faces Take Title for Ursuline

FROM LEFT: Coach Amy Ruengmateekhun, Aidan McLachlan, Elena Song, Hannah Ryan, Haley Rickman, and Courtney Kang. (Courtesy photo)

When Amy Ruengmateekhun took over as Ursuline’s golf coach last fall, she inherited a program that hadn’t won a TAPPS state title since 2013.

She also inherited a roster filled with talented young players who had never experienced the level of success necessary to return the program to prominence.


BurgerFi Brings More Award-Winning Burgers to Dallas

BurgerFi, among the nation’s fastest-growing, award-winning gourmet burger concepts, opened its first Dallas eatery this past June and already has its eye on three additional locations.

In June, BurgerFi brought sizzling goodness like the double Wagyu and brisket blend The CEO, a vegan Beyond Burger, and even a conflicted natural Angus/Veggie burger to Mockingbird Lane.