Dia de los Muertos Festival 2017

The Hughes Family Tribute Center presented its third Dia de los Muertos Festival in Crown Hill Memorial Park. The cemetery, located in the Bachman Lake area, is traditionally visited by families on Dia de los Muertos. The Festival built on this tradition by presenting dance by Grupo Pakal, specializing in Mayan  dance [...]

Oak Cliff Works launch featured on NBC Channel 5

Kiyundra Gulley, Oak Cliff Chamber of Commerce president, prepares for her interview with NBC 5 for the launch of Oak Cliff Works.

Oak Cliff Works Launches

The Oak Cliff Chamber of Commerce and its nonprofit arm, Oak Cliff Empowered, Inc. launched Oak Cliff Works, a workforce training program focused on residents in the [...]

Operation Valentine

Working on Operation Valentine with the Hughes Family Tribute Center was so much fun! We worked with 14 retirement and assisted living centers and collected more than 400 hand-made Valentines to send to U.S. troops overseas and distribute to veterans at the VA Hospital in Dallas. Here’s a look at Operation Valentine 2017!

Operation Valentine

A veteran of both Korea and Vietnam wrote the names of the wars in his valentine. A woman wrote she was a veteran, too, and thanked the brave soldiers. Such were the messages in the hand-made valentines by the residents of Sonoma House meant for U.S. soldiers deployed overseas.

The purpose of these valentines is [...]

KUSC interviews John Holiday

John Holiday, a third prize winner at Plácido Domingo’s 2014 Operalia Competition, is quickly establishing himself as a signer on the rise in the opera world. Debuting at the Los Angeles Opera in Barrie Kosky’s acclaimed production of Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas as the Sorceress, John seduced audiences and critics alike. Southern California’s KUSC [...]

What Makes a Good Story?

Some of my favorite suggestions for crafting an effective media release. Plus, I love talking about the needlepoint feature!

What Makes a Good Story?

John Holiday debuts with the Los Angelos Opera

http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/la-et-cm-la-opera-review-20141027-column.html”

What a way to debut!! New client, John Holiday, countertenor, debuted in the Los Angelos Opera’s production of Dido and Aeneas by Purcell. The Los Angelos Times wrote of John’s singing, along with fellow countertenors G. Thomas Allen and Darryl Taylor, “… this is a trio of vibrant, flexible, funny Baroque singers who [...]

Media featured Alex Burton, longtime radio personality


Reading & Radio Resource in The News!

Bob Miller, business columnist for The Dallas Morning News, featured client Reading & Radio Resource. DMN_BobMiller_101013

D CEO Magazine tells you why you need to know Darla Beggs

Darla Beggs is the incoming president for the National Association of Women Business Owners, owner of Abba Staffing and Consulting, and a hoot at a party!
http://ww.dmagazine.com/publications/d-ceo/2013/december/why-you-need-to-know-darla-beggs-of-abba-staffing#.UpUiFJI5d9s.email”

Never Too Late for The Prom

Reading & Radio Resource was featured on WFAA Channel 8’s Daybreak show promoting The Prom, Saturday, September 28. Visit http;//www.readingresource.org

http:www.wfaa.com/news/daybreak/North-Texans-of-all-ages-to-set-sail-for-second-chance-prom-225011272.html

NASA Summer Innovation Grant Awarded

The Frontiers of Flight Museum was just awarded a NASA Summer Innovation Grant in support of FOFM’s Flight School at Dallas Executive Airport!

Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing goes for the Gold! Featured in Robert Miller's column for The Dallas Morning News.


Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) in Dallas, Texas announced that their Going for the Gold Gala Texas Style, held in March 2013 netted $520,000 towards nursing scholarships. Janis Kovar, Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing director of development, said, “The need for scholarships is great and without financial assistance many [...]

Cirque Dreams

Theatrical audio description by Reading & Radio Resource featured in The Dallas Morning News. Audio description provides live running description of a performance’s props, costumes, action, and sets for people with vision impairments. This service is offered in partnership with the AT&T Performing Arts Center Lexus Broadway Series.

ASTRONAUTS

Space History – eleven astronauts gathered at the Frontiers of Flight Museum for the 2013 Gala last Saturday night. Honorary Chairs – Colonel Walter Cunningham, Apollo 7, and his wife, Dot, welcomed colleagues from the Gemini, Apollo and Space Shuttle programs. The Gala was a HUGE blast-off success for the Museum’s fundraising efforts. What [...]

Transfiguration in the News!

Christmas was a BUSY season at The Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration,
http://www.transfiguration.net

Reading & Radio Resource - An Audio Experience

Reading & Radio Resource provides audio recordings of print materials for people unable to read for themselves.  It’s a nonprofit supported by the efforts of more than 300 volunteers – great voice talent.  Listen for yourself,
http://www.youtube.com/readingradioresource

NAWBO DFW in the News!

www.dallasnews.com/opinion/editorials/20121102-editorials-hits-and-misses.ece/
The National Association of Women Business Owners Dallas/Fort Worth (NAWBO DFW) is congratulated by The Dallas Morning News for supporting women entrepreneurs. According to Forbes Magazine, Dallas is ranked #3 in the country for boosting successful women entrepreneurs.

Scout-a-Palooza 2012

Scout-A-Palooza 2012

This year’s Scout-A-Poolaza, a recuriting event, for Boy Scout Troop 5 and Venturing Crew 5, filled Roberts Forest in North Oak Cliff with zipline riding, tomahawk throwing, water gun fights, and barbecuing galore. Oak Cliff People ran a full two-page story on the event and posted some wonderful, fun photos. Here’s a [...]

Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and LinkedIN cast in a new and doable light


Fabulous presentation by Fun City Social Media at the recent National Schools Foundation conference. Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and LinkedIN cast in a new and doable light. The company has loads of informative information on their website http://www.funcitysocialmedia.com