Burglars Break Into Restaurant Three Days in a Row. The other day, while taking our dogs for their nightly walk around downtown, we passed Pho Colonial. One of the windows was boarded up, and my husband goes, “Huh, I wonder if someone broke in there.” Turns out, someone had. Not once or twice, but three times. Please, burglars, stop it! We need restaurants downtown. You’re screwing everything up. Stop.
Mansfield Talks About Banning E-Cigarettes. Remember back in December 2009 when Zac walked around a Whole Foods with an e-cigarette and tried to get people to take notice? Remember how no one paid attention? Well, it looks like that may be changing. Some businesses are looking at banning e-cigarettes and Mansfield is the first city to discuss how it will handle the vapor-releasing sticks.
Possible Error Clears Off-Duty Dallas Police Officer. In May, police officer Adam Conway had some beers (the amount is being debated) after finishing his duty of being a motorcycle escort during a funeral procession for fallen firefighter Stanley Wilson. He got into a three-way accident, and was questioned by Rockwall police officer Jeff Lutes. Though his blood alcohol level was twice the legal limit, it looks like he might not be facing charges.