The costs of living

Posted on 03 Mar 2017 at 7:00am

A survey of home prices around Texas, tax rates around the country   From Staff Reports orth Texas region were up 4.1 percent to 10,300 in January, according to the latest monthly report for North Texas Real Estate Information Systems. Pending sales decreased 10.2 percent to 7.084, and inventory shrank 5.8 percent to 20,511 units. […]

Swing your partner

Posted on 03 Mar 2017 at 6:45am

Pegasus Squares welcomes LGBT dancers from around the country   DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer Pegasus Squares hosts its first regional square dance weekend, with about 100 dancers from around the U.S. set to spend 15 hours swinging their partners around the dance floor of Sons of Hermann Hall in Deep Ellum over the […]

Repeating history?

Posted on 24 Feb 2017 at 7:45am

Art exhibit on resistance to Nazis has new meaning in Trump era     DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer Bullying and bravery are the themes of Holocaust Heroes: Fierce Females, an exhibit now on display at the Museum of Biblical Art and National Center for Jewish Art on Boedeker Street across from NorthPark Mall. […]

Pet of the week • 02-24-17

Posted on 24 Feb 2017 at 7:45am

Meet Minnie, a 2-year-old, black-and-white pit bull mix. At just 38 pounds, she’s a petite little lady who loves to give kisses. She came to the SPCA of Texas on Nov. 22 after being rescued from inhumane conditions, so she’s had a rocky start to life. But she just knows that her future holds a […]

The Gay Agenda • 02-24-17

Posted on 24 Feb 2017 at 7:40am

  ­­­Have an event coming up? Email your information to Managing Editor Tammye Nash at nash@dallasvoice.com or Senior Staff Writer David Taffet at taffet@dallasvoice.com by Wednesday at 5 p.m. for that week’s issue. • Weekly: Lambda Weekly every Sunday at 1 p.m. on 89.3 KNON-FM. This week’s guest is Jay Malone from Indivisible; United Black […]

Putting your pink dollars to work

Posted on 24 Feb 2017 at 7:15am

Activist investment strategies can bring you a better return   Tammye Nash  |  Managing Editor If you are looking to support the LGBT community with your charitable donations, it’s not hard to find a whole slew of worthy nonprofits that could put your pink dollars to good use. But sometimes we need to put those […]

Get organized!

Posted on 24 Feb 2017 at 7:00am

Having information and documentation well organized can maximize returns   Whether you are running your own business, working for someone else or retired and living off savings, you can better manage your finances when you have things organized and accessible. Long-time Dallas CPA Ron Allen, who owns his own tax and accounting firm, suggested several […]

Making women’s voices heard

Posted on 24 Feb 2017 at 6:45am

17th annual Words of Women essay contest, International Women’s Day event is set   Tammye Nash  |  Managing Editor “It doesn’t matter where women are, we’re working. We are all working to make the world what it is,” declared activist Christine Jarosz. “That’s why the women’s movement is a working women’s movement. It started with […]

Transgender survey released

Posted on 23 Feb 2017 at 10:51am

The National Center for Transgender Equality recently released the largest study of the transgender community ever done.

Countdown to a Gay Games decision

Posted on 17 Feb 2017 at 10:45am

Dallas is among 8 cities bidding to host the 2022 Gay Games, and aiming to make the final 3 cut on Feb. 28   Tammye Nash  |  Managing Editor In just 11 days, the Federation of Gay Games will narrow down the field of eight cities vying to host the 2022 Gay Games. And the […]