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Left, Laura and Scott Slayton, took over proprietorship of the Hattie May Inn in Fort Worth in June, transforming it into DFW's first all vegetarian B&B. Photo by Julie Thibodeaux. Other photos courtesy of the Slaytons. July 26, 2014 By Julie Thibodeaux When the first all-vegan diner in the Metroplex opened in Cowtown 12 years ago, Fort Worth was no longer exclusively the land of steak and...
Organizers have met their goal to have at least 75 tickets reserved by Nov. 27, the quota needed to bring the film to a Dallas theater. Photos courtesy of Plastic Paradise. Nov. 26, 2013 By Amy King Whenever I ponder the mess we are in with plastic pollution, I can’t help but... Read more...
Left, Stevens Brumbley, associate professor of biological sciences, works at the new Research Greenhouse Complex at the University of North Texas's Discovery Park in Denton.  He is engineering sugarcane to create bioplastics as an alternative to... Read more...
  Earth Day Dallas recently announced it's now Earth Day Texas. Photos courtesy of Earth Day Texas. Nov. 19, 2013 By Julie Thibodeaux Earth Day Dallas just had a growth spurt. The two-day environmental festival launched in 2011 was already one of the biggest Earth... Read more...
Element Hotels are geared to the eco-conscious traveler. Left, A guest room at the Dallas-Fort Worth Airport North location. Photos courtesy of Element Hotels. Nov. 18, 2013 By Rita Cook  Element Hotels aim to be the accomodations of choice for the... Read more...
Nov. 13, 2013 By Phillip Shinoda On a brisk, windy but sunny Nov. 2 at Friendship Park in Dallas about 50 volunteers planted a grove of 50 trees in memory of President John F. Kennedy. Texas Trees Foundation partnered with seven area communities - Dallas, Garland, Rowlett,... Read more...

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