Crime Report: Time to Ditch The Window Unit? Plus: Rapscallion With Air Rifle Plagues Park Cities

Published August 27, 2014 by Zachary Dickens

 

Does that window air-conditioning unit make you an easy target for burglars?

Well, the new version of the Dallas Police Department’s incident reports are sorely lacking in interesting information. For example, we can tell you that a burglar entered a house in the 5900 block of Revere Place, just a few blocks south of Stonewall Jackson Elementary, “through the doggy door” on Aug. 18, but we can’t tell you what he stole. And on the same day, not so far away, a burglar entered a house...


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Keller Williams Urban Challenges Me to the ALS ICE Bucket Contest, and I Accept!

Published August 27, 2014 by Candy Evans

Photos: Nancy Evans

Thank you, Keller Williams Urban. Since I’m in Maine, we really don’t need an ice bucket: we have one outside the front porch called The Atlantic Ocean: 65 degrees. I have only tip-toed in because it’s so cold, but here I am going in the water to swim all for you Keller Williams Urban guys and ALS —

No wait, that’s my husband. Oh Lord, fat rolls and all, here I go:

ALS ice challenge from Candace Evans on Vimeo.

Note: this video may be X-Rated, as...


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Linda Gray Shows Off Dallas Condo. Guess Where She Lives?

Published August 27, 2014 by Candy Evans

Linda Gray, star of our beloved “Dallas” series, shows off her Dallas condo for CLOSER Weekly magazine/site. It’s pretty clear from the balcony shot where she lives: Museum Tower! Her two-bedroom, two-bath home is just beautiful, and Linda says she loves being in such a clean-lined living space:

“I’m in a Zen period of my life,” Linda tells Closer. “Things are very clean, not complicated and not cluttered.” Her new apartment, where she lives for half the year while...


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