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Countdown to the Kessler Krawl on Oct 13th, 7-10pm

This year’s annual Kessler Krawl is just days away, presented by The Advocate Magazine, Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate, and David Griffin & Co. Realtors. If you haven’t purchased your tickets, click here. The event check-in table is located at the intersection of Windomere/Belleau (Belleau Island). Party-goers will then break into smaller groups and rotate to the homes of gracious hosts Jeff Siegel, Amanda Sotak, Brooke and Jason Moser, Patty and Espen Brooks, and John Vranac and Jacob Kearn, where you will enjoy a peppering of food, drink and socializing. More...

Spruced Up Sculpture

New landscaping accentuates the sculpture on Kessler Parkway, thanks to North Oak Cliff Green Space. The cement stepping stones, border installment and greenery replaces the original ground cover that was provided by the City. KNU collaborates on many enrichment projects with NOCGS, and greatly values the co-operative relationship. More...

Edgefield Avenue/Kessler Steps Intersection Updates to be Completed in Oct

As previously reported, a public safety plan for the barricaded area at Edgefield and the historic Kessler Steps was finalized by the City of Dallas and includes road humps, resurfacing/pavement markings, pedestrian crossing and speed limit signs, and other improvements. For a detailed map of City improvements and safety measures, click here. Weather permitting, we are nearing completion this month. Yeah!

2018 Heritage Home Tour Showcases Area Culture on Oct 20th & 21st

Dallas' oldest home tour event is just around the corner, literally. Heritage Oak Cliff once again offers tour participants a glimpse of character, culture and local customs right here at home in area neighborhoods. You can pick up your $20 advance tickets at Ticket Central (Momentous Institute Circular Driveway at 106 E 10th Street), or purchase tickets on the days of the event at homes on the tour for $25. More...

Water-Wise Up for the 24th Landscape Tour on Oct 27th

The 24th Annual Water-Wise Landscape Tour is a self-guided tour that educates area residents on how to conserve water in their landscapes using drought-tolerant native or adapted plants that require little supplemental watering. Sponsored by Dallas Water Utilities, the tour will begin at the White Rock Pump Station, 2900 White Rock Rd., Dallas 75214, from 9am-1pm. More...

Dallas Hauntings: Ghost Hunters Beware

Dallas offers up pro sports teams, theatre & the arts, world-class dining and a host of entertainment scenes, but it’s our buried history and haunted houses that deliver a chill! Here are the Top 10 spooked spots to add to your bucket list: Sons of Hermann Hall came about in 1910 after four different lodges came together to form one large, united, lodge. More...

Rake & File Report from the Beautification Committee

A shout out to neighbors Greg Evans and Steve Roe for volunteering and crafting the new stonework on the tip of the island at Montclair/Colorado. This corner is constantly getting run over by cars, and consequently plantings don’t flourish! This landscape improvement solves the problem and adds visual appeal. See Snapshots section. A new sign provided by Greenspace has been added to the resurfaced tennis courts, and acknowledges NOCGS, KNU and Dallas Parks & Recreation. See Snapshots section. More...

We’re Turning on the Party Lights for the Kessler Krawl on Oct 13th

This year’s annual Kessler Krawl is just weeks away, so we wanted to update you on a few event details. The following sponsors are generously making this social & fundraising soiree possible: Presenting Sponsors The Advocate, Dave Perry-Miller, and David Griffin & Co.; House Sponsors Kerry Walton/Dave Perry-Miller, Republic Title, Robert Kucharski/David Griffin, and
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Greenspace’s Golf for the Parks Tees Off on Oct 8th, Register by Oct 4th

It’s that time of year again to sign up for the 13th Annual Golf for the Parks and polish up those clubs for that sweet spot! The tourney is held at Stevens Park Golf Course, and proceeds fund community enhancement strides for area residents to enjoy. You can sign up as a foursome, or enter as a single, twosome or threesome and the Pro will assign you to a team. Click here for details and registration form. More...

Strut Your Stuff – KNU Branded Goods Available in the Store Mid-Month

Store guru Dale Miner is stocking the shelves with our new line of KNU branded goods including ladies’ and men’s Polo shirts, unisex relaxed-fit caps, men’s structured caps and a multi-purpose duffle bag. All premium items are embroidered with the KNU logo and coordinate for that on-trend, at-leisure or sporting look. Fabrics are Silk Touch Performance knit, More...
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