Briarhill Middle School Earth-to-Space Downlink

Students from Briarhill Middle School spoke with Joe Acaba, NASA’s Expedition 54 astronaut, who was aboard the International Space Station. During the 20-minute Earth-to-space downlink, students posed questions about life aboard the space station, NASA’s exploration plans and mission, and doing science projects and even pranks in space. Photography by Savannah Pyron. 

Children’s Advocacy Center for Denton County Groundbreaking

Children’s Advocacy Center for Denton County began a new chapter in its history with a groundbreaking ceremony on January 26 to begin expansion of its Lewisville facility, which adds 11,000 square feet of new space and 3,000 square feet of renovated space for the center to continue providing services to abused children and their families. 

April 2018 Around Town

Ally's Wish will host the Boots & Blessings Gala beginning at 6 p.m. on April 21 at Austin Ranch at Hilton DFW Lakes, 2009 Anderson Gibson Road in Grapevine. The gala evening will include a cocktail hour, a seated dinner buffet and live country-western entertainment. Proceeds benefit Ally's Wish to grant wishes to mothers battling terminal illnesses so they may create lasting…

Range Rover PHEV

Range Rover’s new Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) blends the classic beauty and power customers expect from the Jaguar Land Rover brand with modern eco-friendly innovation.

Feeding the Soul

Each year, avid gardener Kay Trotter of Flower Mound grows more in her garden than her family can eat, so she gifts much of her harvest to friends and neighbors. Though others may reap the fruits (and vegetables) of her labor, Kay says her garden has given her so much more.

Room to Grow

Perfect for those who don’t necessarily consider themselves “gardening-inclined,” but also like to keep live decorations in various parts of the home, succulent plants are generally low-maintenance and come in an array of shapes, sizes, colors and textures. Grow them in unique containers—from coffee tins to books or shoes—for eco-themed decor you actually have to put in some effort to…

A Family Affair

For the Grimes family, farming is a family tradition, and it has been that way for generations.

In Touch with Nature

Local adventurers looking to escape from it all and get back to nature need not look farther than their own backyard.

Eco Chic

Spring has sprung! With a couple of weeks of daylight saving time under our belt, the days are becoming longer, the sun is shining (hopefully), and we can finally begin to stop and smell the roses. It’s also a good time to remind ourselves to pause in our busy schedules and appreciate our beautiful planet.

Shining Light

Kayla Schroeder recently opened the upscale resale store Divine Finds not to turn a profit but to benefit others in need.