Posts Tagged ‘West Dallas’

West Dallas Program Readies Young Adults for Health Careers

Posted by Heather Noel

West Dallas resident and Army veteran Reon Thomas has held many jobs — packager, restaurant server, security worker — but none resonated with him or gave him opportunities for career growth to support his budding family, he said.

Through a …

Phil Romano’s West Dallas Bar
To Serve Up Networking

Posted by Mallory Houser

Dallas businessman and restauranteur Phil Romano’s new concept for a bar serves much more than finger food and beverages.

As a collaboration of West Dallas Investments and The Younity Group, Romano aims to tie face-to-face networking pursuits with a 6,000-square-foot …

Dallas Film Festival Features African Stories ‘In Their Words’

Posted by Chloe Bennett

A summer film festival is bringing authentic African stories to Dallas in the hopes to change the narrative of African culture in the Western world.

With submissions from local and international independent filmmakers, The African Film Festival, which runs …

3 Things: Texas Rangers’ West Dallas Academy Focuses Beyond Sports

Posted by Heather Noel

Today’s stories include plans for the Texas Rangers’ youth academy in West Dallas, UTD’s new degree offerings, and how the city of Arlington is joining the Pokémon Go trend.

The new Texas Rangers’ youth academy in West Dallas will offer …