Dallas’ newest fixture

Posted on 03 Oct 2014 at 7:50am

NorthPark’s new tenant, Pirch, turns a bathroom redo into an adventure   STEVEN LINDSEY | Contributing Writer Appliance shopping is never exciting. Well, that used to be true, but not now that Dallas has its first location of San Diego-based Pirch. At this high-end retailer, which occupies the space in NorthPark Center that previously housed Barneys New [...]

Fall gets HOT

Posted on 03 Oct 2014 at 7:45am

What colors and styles will make your house pop this season? MG+BW knows   ARNOLD WAYNE JONES | Executive Editor A lot of exes fight over how to split up the furniture. But Mitchell Gold and Bob Williams are well above that — they cooperate in making new furniture. Though no longer partners in life, they [...]

Now we’re cooking

Posted on 03 Oct 2014 at 7:40am

Even a simple kitchen redo can add value — if you know where to put your money ARNOLD WAYNE JONES | Executive Editor When you wanna spruce up your house — for yourself, or even more importantly sometimes, to get it ready to put on the market — a kitchen makeover is usually a good [...]

Follow the gays!

Posted on 03 Oct 2014 at 7:35am

Lead or follow? Gay homeowners often set the pace for gentrifying neighborhoods JONANNA WIDNER | Contributing Writer For years, a common real estate tenet has been, to put it succinctly, “Follow the gays.” Where the LGBT community goes, often the discovery of a hidden gem of a neighborhood follows. One person’s shabby ranch home is [...]

Defining Homes – Fall 2014

Posted on 03 Oct 2014 at 6:00am

Follow the gays! Now we’re cooking Fall gets HOT Dallas’ newest fixture

PRIDEFUL MOMENTS: Rafiq Salleh

Posted on 13 Sep 2013 at 11:45am

Being able to become who you are is the best thing that can happen to anyone. That goes for me when I first moved to the United States from Asia in the late 1990s. The most inspiring moment that I could recall was when my partner, Cannon Flowers, and I participated in the Alan Ross [...]

List of booths for Festival in Lee Park at Dallas Pride

Posted on 13 Sep 2013 at 11:34am

Advanced Apartment Locators AIDS Arms, Inc. – LifeWalk AIDS Healthcare Foundation American Military Partner Association AT&T Mobility BBVA Compass Bank Cathedral of Hope Chad West Law Comerica Bank, N.A. Condoms to Go / Sara’s Secret CVS Caremark Dallas – Gay for Good Dallas Convention and Visitors Bureau Dallas Voice Eckankar (Texas Satsang Society, Inc.) Flavors [...]

PRIDEFUL MOMENTS: Nell Gaither

Posted on 13 Sep 2013 at 11:25am

The person who has most inspired me, who most instills pride in my chosen trans and LGBQ families, is Sylvia Rivera. I ran across Lucky Michael’s book Shelter while visiting the Transgender Center in Houston a few years ago. It beautifully documents the work at Sylvia’s Place, a shelter that continues efforts Sylvia began to [...]

PRIDEFUL MOMENTS: Susan Carson

Posted on 13 Sep 2013 at 11:10am

When first asked to write about my most “prideful moment,” I wasn’t sure what to say — or if I had anything relevant to say. But that changed recently. Last month, I was attending my uncle’s memorial service. All of my close family members know I have been in a relationship with Kimberly more than [...]

PRIDEFUL MOMENTS: Celeste Martinez

Posted on 13 Sep 2013 at 11:00am

  Growing up in a Hispanic, Catholic household the way I did, being gay was considered taboo on so many levels. There were times when I was made to feel “less-than” and that to be gay was a sin. Yet I knew who I was from a very early age — that I was different and [...]