Dirty, double-crossin' rats seen on Lower Greenville

Question What do Lower Greenville scumbars and the movie Blonde Crazy (1931) have in common?

Answer Both have dirty, double-crossin' rats.

By Avi S. Adelman under Public safety , Lower Greenville
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As a matter of fact, we do own these streets!

No matter where you live in the Lower Greenville area, one of the most common complaints you hear about is Parking.

It's not just the lack of it. What really gets people mad is having trouble parking in front of their own homes whenever they want. They don't remember signing off their parking spaces to drunk scumbar patrons who barf on their lawns.

By Avi S. Adelman under Neighborhoods , Safe streets
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Candlelight vigil for DPD Officer Brian Jackson

Nearly 300 people attended the Candlelight Vigil for DPD Officer Brian Jackson at Central Division Substation on a cold Wednesday evening.

By Avi S. Adelman under Neighborhoods , Safe streets
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Can we just sit back and discuss this "strong mayor" thing quietly for a few years?

Now that the latest attempt at changing the Dallas City Charter has gone down in the flames of political ruination, it's nice to know that we won't have to vote on another strong mayor concept until at least 2009.

If you don't that's a long enough time to wait, try looking at from BD's perspective: Puppette #1 will be in her junior year at high school.

By Avi S. Adelman under Elections , Dallas City Hall
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The City Plan Commission Follies

BD has never been shy about crediting his best stories to sources all around Dallas.

But somewhere deep in the basement at City Hall, locked away in a waterproof vault, sits BD's best source, a person we know only as....well, we won't even give his initials up. For now, let's call him Deep In The Basement, or Mr. Dib.

By Avi S. Adelman under Neighborhoods , Dallas City Hall
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