Local Briefs • 01-30-15

Posted on 30 Jan 2015 at 7:30am

Dallas lawyers to answer legal questions for free
Volunteer attorneys will answer legal questions at no cost from 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 11, and Wednesday, Feb. 18, via LegalLine, a call-in program sponsored by the Dallas Bar Association.

LegalLine is a community service for DFW-area residents, provided the second and third Wednesdays of each month to answer legal questions from anonymous lawyers in related areas ranging from divorce and child support matters, to wills, insurance, employment and criminal law matters. Call LegalLine at 214-220-7476.

GALA North Texas hosts Sunday Super Bowl watch party
GALA North Texas hosts a Sunday Super Bowl watch party and discussion about Plano’s Equal Rights Ordinance, 6-7:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 1, at 1641 W. Hebron Parkway. Beverages and snacks provided. Email youth@galanorthtexas.org for questions and more information.

Tarrant County Pride’s Valentine Adult Bingo
Tarrant County Pride Association hosts a Valentine’s-themed bingo fundraiser to benefit its 2015 events from 6–9 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 7 at Trinity Metropolitan Community Church, 933 E. Avenue J, Grand Prairie. $20 donation includes two bingo cards for 15 rounds of bingo, adult beverages and snacks. A $5 donation covers optional special rounds of bingo.

For more information on the event or donating prizes contact Richard James Tinker at tink2withu@aol.com or 817-921-3318. To donate anonymously contact Tony Coronado at tonycoronadodsns@aol.com.

2015 Annual Leather Knights Chili Cook-Off
Leather Knights’ annual chili cook-off takes place from 3–6 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 31 at the Dallas Eagle. Set up begins at 2 p.m. Sign up at Leatherknights.org/sign-up.html.

Local company honored for efforts to fight hunger, seeks partnerships
Dallas-based Imlach & Collins Brothers, a moving company specializing in corporate and personal moving services, recently was named the top recipient of Move for Hunger’s 2014 Atlas Van Lines Mover of the Year award. This merit distinguishes an Atlas Van Lines agent who had the highest amount of participation and donations for ongoing efforts to prevent hunger in its local community. To date, the Dallas company has accumulated more than 121,948 pounds of non-perishable food in the Dallas area.

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition January 30, 2015.

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