You Can’t Hide From SceneTap App

Just when I think I’m pretty hip to high tech I get a press release that blows my mind. Here is a sample from one: When tourists and travellers arrive in a new city, one of the first things they often look for is a place to grab a bite or get a good drink. […]

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Gluten & Allergen-Free Expo Offers Relief From Blah Eating

While this may not be the sexiest event on the calendar, it’s an important one, especially for people who suffer from celiac and food allergies and are tired of eating food that tastes like a hockey-puck. Keep reading for the release: The Gluten & Allergen Free Expo (www.gfafexpo.com), October 1 – 2, 2011, is bringing […]

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Two Corks And A Bottle Opens in Uptown

Old friends John Ley and Elwyn Hull left their full-time jobs in search of more satisfying work.  They  knew they loved working with people and wanted to find a way to help nonprofit organizations. So, naturally, they opened Two Corks and a Bottle—a custom winery and wine bar (where the serve as the wine makers) […]

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Brittany Wilkerson Crowned Miss Twin Peaks 2011

The full press release is below the fold. I haven’t read it, I just looked at the pictures. Twin Peaks, a Dallas-based breasteraurant, that features attractive waitresses, excuse me, Twin Peak Girls. I guess they had a contest because they have picked a winner. You can read the press release below. Here is my question: […]

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In Flight Advice: Save Your Socks and Air-Cushion Your Wine

‘Tis the season for bucolic forays into Napa, Sonoma, and Tuscany (who are we kidding, that kind of travel’s always in season). And while I don’t generally write about products, this one caught my eye. Even thought I employ Ziploc bags, bubble wrap, and a sophisticated layering of socks and brassieres, many’s the time I’ve […]

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New Restaurant at Gilley’s: Jack Daniel’s Saloon in Dallas

From the copy and paste press release department: The landmark honky-tonk announces the newest addition to the Gilley’s Complex. The Jack Daniel’s Saloon, a full service restaurant, is whipping up Texas favorites and is now open for breakfast, lunch and dinner Monday through Thursday 7 a.m. to 9 p.m., Friday and Saturday 7 a.m. to […]

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Good News for Hungry Film Festival Participants

Bring your Dallas International Film Festival ticket stub or pass to any of the Mockingbird Station restaurants (convenient if your screening of choice happens to be at the Angelika) for discounted food and non-alcoholic drinks. Here’s the official word: The Dallas International Film Festival is partnering with Mockingbird Station to give festival goers 15% off […]

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Button’s Jazz Café to Open in Desoto Town Center

Check out the picture of Desoto Town Center. With respect to Henry S. Miller, Desoto Town Center is, as Lyle Lovett would say, it looks ugly from the front. Hark! This morning comes the news that DTC is about to get some groove. Buttons Jazz Café is set to bring in some chicken and waffles […]

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