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                  Local activists urge North Texans to let their political representatives know that the Keystone XL pipeline is part of an unsustainable future of fossil fuels. Above, protestors hold up signs at Klyde Warren Park in Dallas during rush hour in February. Courtesy of Linda Cooke. Nov. 19, 2014 By Julie Ryan By the time readers see this...
  The Dallas City Council passed an ordinance on March 26 that requires retailers to charge a 5-cent fee for single-use bags.   Bag photo by Julie Thibodeaux. Additional photos by Phillip Shinoda.            March 26, 2014 By Julie... Read more...
  Event-goers to the AltCar Expo will get the chance to test drive alternative fuel vehicles in the Ride & Drive area. Photos courtesy of AltCarExpo.         March 26, 2014 By Rita Cook  Want to keep up with the latest alternative fuel... Read more...
Texas SmartScape will be hosting native plant fairs across DFW in the coming weeks. Left,calylophus, also known as sundrops, is a colorful drought-tolerant native Texas plant. Photos courtesy of Texas SmartScape.     March 25, 2014 By Rita Cook A sure sign spring is... Read more...
This necklace from the Steampunk Ballroom was made from old jewelry and watch pieces.  Photos courtesy of the Kautches. March 24, 2014 By Penelope Taylor   At the Steampunk Ballroom, old time pieces and thrift shop finds are transformed into a popular retro... Read more...
From left, Memnosyne Institute cofounders Mary Ann Thompson-Frenk and Joshua Frenk, 2014 GSDFW Sustainable Leadership award winners Zac Trahan, Rita Beving, Greg Jacob (accepting for Nanci Taylor), Margie Haley and Gary Olp, and Green Source DFW project manager... Read more...

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