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December 14, 2021

West Dallas 400-foot tower: How it started and how it’s going

December 7, 2021

Is the City of Dallas going to save the Save-U-More grocery store in southern Dallas?

December 28, 2021

Tried GoLink yet? DART extends South Dallas pilot through Jan. 21

November 19, 2021

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The site of Dallas’ original Black high school, erased from history, will become a taxpayer-subsidized Kroger project

The site of Dallas’ original Black high school, erased from history, will become a taxpayer-subsidized Kroger project

Kroger is set to build a new grocery store and apartments on “expensive," “desirable” land where one of Dallas’ oldest Black schools, B.F. Darrell, was built as the original Colored High School.

Dallas Forgot

Amber Sims - January 16, 2022

A town, a cemetery and a school: Dallas’ history of erasure repeats itself

A town, a cemetery and a school: Dallas’ history of erasure repeats itself

Dallas decimated its largest Freedman’s Town and obscured both a cemetery and a school, B.F. Darrell, vital to the community.

Dallas Forgot

Amber Sims - January 16, 2022

Dallas forgot: Remembering and reclaiming the Black schools we’ve lost

Dallas forgot: Remembering and reclaiming the Black schools we’ve lost

For every Black school heralded and remembered, there are schools that have been erased from Dallas' public memory and are largely unknown today.

Dallas Forgot

Amber Sims - January 16, 2022

Is the City of Dallas going to save the Save-U-More grocery store in southern Dallas?

Is the City of Dallas going to save the Save-U-More grocery store in southern Dallas?

Highland Hills fresh foods grocery store, Save-U-More, struggles to stay open and widen the food desert gaps happening in South Dallas.

Food Apartheid

Sujata Dand - December 28, 2021

Q&A with Esther Villarreal

Q&A with Esther Villarreal

Esther Villarreal, appointee to Dallas' environmental commission and West Dallas resident, reflects on her advocacy and shares her hopes for the health of her community.

West Dallas

Shardae White - December 14, 2021

West Dallas 400-foot tower: How it started and how it’s going

West Dallas 400-foot tower: How it started and how it’s going

Editor’s note: This timeline originally published on Dec. 7. On Dec. 8, City Council voted to send this zoning proposal back to the City Plan Commission. We’ll be updating the timeline as the case progresses and sharing updates via social media (@dallasfreepress), email and texts, in both English and Spanish. The developer of Trinity Groves, West […]

West Dallas

Keri Mitchell - December 7, 2021

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