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Aledmys Diaz Gives the Yankees (and Rangers) Reason to Freak Out — The Astros Grabbing the AL’s Best Record is No Small Statement

Aledmys Diaz gives the Houston Astros plenty of versatility. (Photo by F. Carter Smith) Aledmys Diaz’s superpower is slipping into whatever role the Astros need him to play. He always brings a high level of professionalism to whatever that task is. But the problem with being the ever available fill-in is that sometimes you’re as taken for granted as a shadow. You’re always there, but rarely really seen.
Dallas Observer

Fat Ni BBQ: Grilled Skewers of Goodness

Fat Ni, named after founder Guigiao Chen's nickname, started off as a food truck in New York City before eventually becoming two physical restaurants in NYC and then expanding to three Texas locations, two in North Texas and one in Houston. The menu offers a variety of Chinese street food...
Dallas Observer

Best Spots to Eat Vegan in Dallas

The vegan culinary scene in Dallas is rapidly growing. With more people giving up their favorite dairy, egg and meat products in favor of a plant-based lifestyle, the culinary world has been dropped onto a moving treadmill and forced to adapt. Vegan alternatives have now been absorbed heartily into dishes ranging from your standard American burger to the universally cherished Mexican taco.

3 Great Steakhouses in Texas

If you love to enjoy a good steak with your friends and family members and you happen to live in Texas, then this article is for your because I have put together a list of three amazing steakhouses in Texas that every steak lover should visit at least once. All of these restaurants are known for serving incredibly delicious food made with only high-quality ingredients, so you are definitely in for a treat. Also, all of these steakhouses are great options for when you are looking for a place to celebrate a special occasion but are also good options for simply enjoying a casual meal with some close friends or family members. Are you curious to see if your favorite steakhouse is on the list? Continue to read to find out:

20 Day Trips From Dallas

The Lone Star State of Texas is not only massive in size but also in personality and options. From city nightlife to peaceful lakeside cabins, Texas really does have something for everyone. The Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex is rich in culture and history, with many interactive museums and historical districts. So, if you need fun and adventure, check out our list below of day trips from Dallas.

Dirty Cajun restaurant opens in Flower Mound

A new eatery inspired by the sights and flavors of New Orleans opened Friday in Flower Mound. Dirty Cajun Seafood Kitchen is currently in a soft opening next to Tony Cao Salon, 1913 Justin Road. Cao said his son, Dylan, owns the eatery, which had been previously in business in Carrollton, but had to move out due to the building’s failing foundation, and Dylan held off on opening a new location for a few years.

DFW Airport Newest Amenities Aims To Make Travel Less Stressful

The DFW Airport has introduced some innovative upgrades in the Terminal C renovation that no other airport has.Briana Tozour/Unsplash. The Dallas Fort Worth Airport has been expanding terminal C and it now features some amenities that no other airport offers. CBS DFW reports that these new upgrades are aimed at looking to make your travel easier and safer.

Collin College to use animal shelter in The Colony for instruction

Collin College and the city of The Colony are slated to work together to bring hands-on learning experience to students in Collin College’s Veterinary Technology program. During its July 19 meeting, The Colony City Council approved an agreement that would allow the Collin College Veterinary Technology program to use The Colony Animal Shelter for curriculum and instruction.

25th annual DFW Restaurant Week begins August 8

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) — It's been one issue after another. Inflation, supply chain issues, and COVID-19 have severely impacted the restaurant industry, but managers and restaurant owners are looking forward to the 25th anniversary of DFW Restaurant Week, which starts on August 8th.It's the second-largest restaurant week in the country, second only to New York City's."We get excited about for it because it brings in a lot of guests," said the general manager of Rise, Brian Boulanger. Rise is a French cuisine restaurant in Fort Worth. Boulanger said they've been part of DFW Restaurant Week for the past four years and it has expanded...

Tax-free weekend a chance for back-to-school shoppers to save big

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) — Tax-free weekend in Texas is officially here, and shoppers are already taking advantage of the annual sales tax holiday.Friday was a busy day at Tanger Outlets Fort Worth, with many families out crossing items off their back-to-school shopping lists."The top of our list is shoes and a first day of school outfit," said Erin Nichols, who was there to shop for her five kids. "That's our goal."From now through Sunday, state law exempts sales tax on qualified items priced under $100, which includes most clothing, shoes, school supplies, and backpacks."I wasn't super excited because it's always super...