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Posted on: July 23, 2018

UT Southwestern Medical Center geneticist wins prestigious science award

Geneticist Dr. Helen Hobbs, of UT Southwestern Medical Center, is one of three winners of the Grand Prize in Science from the Lefoulon-Delalande Foundation in France. Dr. Hobbs won for her role in pinpointing a gene mutation impacting cholesterol levels.

Dallas Morning News - June 12, 2018 Lifestyle - Spotlight
Posted on: July 16, 2018

Retails Skills Training Bootcamp launched by Dallas Workforce Solutions

Dallas Workforce Solutions is launching a technology-driven solution to provide training to job-seekers in the local retail industry. The training platform is called Retail Skills Digital Academy and will be accessible via mobile phone.

Dallas Business Journal - June 15, 2018 Lifestyle - Spotlight
Posted on: July 16, 2018

The Free Ride has arrived in Dallas

New micro-transit service The Free Ride is now available in select areas of Dallas, providing short-distance rides on six-person electric shuttles. Companies pay to advertise on the cars, so the service is free to those using it.

Dallas Business Journal - June 14, 2018 Lifestyle - Spotlight
Posted on: July 16, 2018

Disabilities-accessible park is coming to Lake Highlands

This month the City of Dallas breaks ground on a new disabilities-accessible playground in the Lake Highlands neighborhood. The new park will be located at Flag Pole Hill and will contain all-inclusive features to both accommodate children and adults.

WFAA - June 19, 2018 Lifestyle - Spotlight
Posted on: June 25, 2018

American Airlines is adding more routes at DFW Airport

American Airlines has announced it will offer several new routes out of DFW Airport. Those routes include Buffalo, New York; Sarasota, Florida; Wilmington, North Carolina; and Del Rio, Texas. Service will start later this year.

Dallas Business Journal - May 31, 2018 Lifestyle - Spotlight