A Season of Giving

As we turn the page of this year’s calendar to December, it seems like it was just yesterday we were singing carols, unwrapping gifts and toasting to 2017. Now—as unbelievable as it may seem—it’s time to do it all over again.

Cross Timbers Rotary Holds Picnic

On October 21, Cross Timbers Rotary members and their families gathered at the scenic Briarwood Retreat Center in Copper Canyon for an afternoon of fellowship and fun. A cookout, games and fishing were topped off by an opportunity for the youth present to create blessing bags for the homeless of Denton County.

Cheers to the New Year

Serve at a holiday party or ring in the New Year with this cranberry martini. 

Jim Collin/Steve Allen Memorial 
Golf Event Raises More than $100K

The Jim Collin/Steve Allen Memorial Golf Event, a joint effort by the Lewisville ISD Education Foundation and the Denton 
Public School Foundation, grossed more than $100,000 for student scholarships to be shared equally in both districts. The event included a competitive golf tournament along with complimentary lunch, beverages, dinner reception and awards ceremony.

The Most Wonderful Time of The Year

Many hold the precious comfort of their family's diverse Christmas traditions dearly. Whether you remember baking sugar cookies with Mom, midnight Mass or sledding with siblings, take a look at how the community celebrates.

Defens Academy in Every Sense of the Meaning

Follow your GPS to 801 Patriot Way in Flower Mound, and you will find a brand-new, 42,000-square foot facility featuring a CrossFit studio, martial arts studio, indoor shooting range and gun retailer all under one roof.

Winning the Fight Holds Stompin’ Stigma 5K

On September 30, Winning The Fight held their fourth annual Stompin’ Stigma 5K and Fun Walk to bring awareness to the disease of addiction and to help stop the stigma and judgment that goes along with substance use and mental health issues. For more information or to volunteer, call 972.467.7704 or visit WTF-WinningTheFight.org.

December 2017 Around Town

Brain Balance Achievement Center opened in November in Denton's Rayzor Ranch Town Center.

Fernet Hot Cocoa Gifts Sets

Need a gift idea? Or just a little boozy cocktail to get you in the holiday spirit?

How to Make a Ribbon Wreath

This is a great way to repurpose ribbons from past Christmases, making an elegant decoration for your holiday celebration. Coordinate colors with your Christmas theme or with your home’s interior design to create a festive and stylish seasonal design. Have fun and be creative!