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Vote Now For Your Favorite Men in Week 3 of 10 Most Eligible Men in Dallas

The next round of bachelors are live and ready for your votes. Kirby Schlegel is a sports executive with a knack for filling stadiums making breakfast tacos. Dr. Amir Baluch is an anesthesiologist who dabbles in real estate and enjoys dinners at Tei An. Ben Smithee is a marketing consultant who plays the saxophone and loves the Rangers. Jeff Florey is Bedford’s arts and events coordinator who spends time saving the planet  and writing poetry. Justin Magnuson is a health care executive who enjoys helping people sleep better and luxurious traveling. Who’s your favorite? Vote for three every day through Sunday.

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Week 2 of the 10 Most Eligible Men in Dallas Voting Has Begun

Your next round of bachelors is available for your viewing pleasure.  In the lineup, we have a dentist Andy Chang, sports anchor Guy Rawlings, modeling agent James Williford, portfolio manager Jason Ziegler, and restaurateur Jonathan Rosenberg. Take your pick. Take three, in fact. You can select a trio of your favorite guys and vote for them once a day every day through Sunday at midnight, when we’ll reveal to you the candidates of Week 3.

Who Will Be The 10 Most Eligible Men in Dallas 2014?

You likely remember our contest, the 10 Most Beautiful Women in Dallas. It wasn’t that long ago we revealed to you the winners in our December issue. We’ve changed it up this year and are shining the spotlight on the other half. In May, we put out a call for Dallas’ best bachelors. From the hundreds of nominees we received, we narrowed the pile to down to 20 outstanding Dallas gents. Now we need your help selecting the top 10. Check out our first five candidates this week, select your three favorites, and vote. You can come back and vote once a day every day. Voting for this first round ends Sunday at midnight, when we’ll release the candidates of Week 2. We’ll need you to come back and help us out again. Ready, set, go.

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Forty Five Ten Will Open a Flagship Department Store Downtown in Fall 2015

Forty Five Ten owner Brian Bolke has partnered with Headington Companies. The luxury fashion boutique, currently located at 4510 McKinney Ave., is aiming to be packed up and moved to new digs on Main Street across from the Joule in fall 2015. The new storefront will offer multiple levels of retail (approximately 45,000 square feet of space) and a rooftop venue space, fitting for the soirees the store throws for visiting designers. The T Room lunchers, don’t fret. The beloved cafe will have a home in the new space, too. Bolke says he’s looking forward to the collaboration among Headington, the designers, and the shoppers in stocking the expanded space.

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D Magazine is Looking for the 10 Most Eligible Men in Dallas

Some of you asked for it. Some of you whined about it. Now, we’re doing it. D Magazine producing a contest to complement the 10 Most Beautiful Women in Dallas: the 10 Most Eligible Men in Dallas. We’re looking for the most desirable bachelors in North Texas. As usual, we need your help. Nominate your friends, brothers, next door neighbors, exes, bosses, coworkers, mailmen, etc. here.


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Who Provides the Best Yard Care in Dallas?

That’s one of the questions we’d like for you to answer this year in our Best of Big D: Services survey. We’d like to hear about your favorite stationers, salons, tailors, and pet boarders, too. Check it out and let us know who you love. Cast your ballot at the end of the survey and come back every day to show your favorite local businesses some love.

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Who’s the Best Local Athlete?

That’s something we’re asking you in the Best of Big D: Readers’ Choice culture survey. Here are your options:

  • Dez Bryant, Dallas Cowboys (Desmond Demond Bryant)
  • Jamie Benn, Dallas Stars
  • Raul Fernandez, FC Dallas
  • Tony Romo, Dallas Cowboys
  • Jordan Spieth, Pro Golf
  • Adrian Beltre, Texas Rangers
  • Elvis Andrus, Texas Rangers
  • Yu Darvish, Texas Rangers
  • Dirk Nowitzki, Dallas Mavericks
  • Monta Ellis, Dallas Mavericks

Pick your favorite and vote for him here. And then vote for the best dance company, best local TV news team, best local band, and lots of other culture-y questions. Vote throughout the weekend. The contest ends Sunday at midnight.