Village on the Parkway Sold to Lincoln, The Retail Connection, and Fidelity Real Estate Group

Village on the Parkway, a large retail complex at the southeast corner of the Dallas North Tollway and Belt Line Road, has been sold to a trio of real estate investors and developers: The Retail Connection, Lincoln Property Co., and Boston-based Fidelity Real Estate Group. Built in 1981, the sprawling seven-building Mediterranean-style complex totals 380,000 […]

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Emily Giffin Hates Angelina Jolie and Doesn’t Think Much of Brad Pitt

Authoress/attorney Emily Giffin’s bestseller Something Borrowed hits movie screens on May 6 starring Kate Hudson. In town today as the featured speaker at the Chick Lit Luncheon, Emily really got the attention of the 700 ladies filling Brook Hollow when she analyzed the Jennifer Aniston-Brad Pitt-Angelina Jolie perfect storm. “It was Jennifer Aniston and Brad […]

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Actor Mike Farrell: U.S. in Libya Good; in Iraq, Bad

Not everyone on the left is as upset as others about what the Obama Administration is doing in Libya. Actor and self-described human rights activist Mike Farrell, for example, thinks it’s great. Appearing at a luncheon for Alzheimer’s awareness in Dallas yesterday, Farrell said current U.S. intervention in Libya is “exactly the right thing. It’s […]

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The Dallas Must-Do List: Call in to KERA’s Anything You Ever Wanted to Know

After perusing our list of the Things Every Dallasite Must Do, I realized that I’ve accomplished maybe five. I’m still young, but getting no younger, so I figured I ought to start on number six: Calling in to KERA’s weekly Anything You Ever Wanted to Know. No matter how hard I’ve tried over the years, I’ve […]

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