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Wed

Nov 15

2017

Dance (and eat) the night away with Lil’d NYE

I can’t believe it either – but we’re officially in the final days of 2017. (Hey, we’re under 50 days, so it counts.) With all of the hustle and bustle (and stress and cleaning and coordinating holiday schedules), often we don’t start thinking about our New Year’s Eve plans until, oh, December 27. It’s time […]

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Mon

Nov 13

2017

#Dentoning this week – November 13, 2017

There’s always something happening in Denton! Our town is filled to the brim with creativity, unique stores and restaurants, talented musicians and it grows each and every day! Here’s what’s happening this week in Denton so you can plan your #Dentoning. MONDAY, NOVEMBER 13TH DISCOVER DENTON WELCOME CENTER Denton Radio in the Morning LIVE with […]

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Sun

Nov 12

2017

Hector Mendoza Pumping Up for 2018 Turkey Roll

Owner of the Hector Mendoza Agency, 42-year-old Hector Mendoza makes his living writing Farmers Insurance policies. He’s good at it. He serves on the board of directors for the Denton Chamber of Commerce. He’s good at that, too. Hector is also good at the thing that drives him most, and that drive is on two […]

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Wed

Nov 08

2017

Welcome Home, Dentonites—Now Here’s Where to Celebrate

There’s something special about Homecoming week. It might be the pageantry, the traditions and the camaraderie you see. For some, it might even the football—if you haven’t heard, our hometown Mean Green are doing pretty dang good this season. But for me, it’s the stories: The ones you hear from friends old and new, the […]

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Mon

Nov 06

2017

#Dentoning this week – November 6, 2017

There’s always something happening in Denton! Our town is filled to the brim with creativity, unique stores and restaurants, talented musicians and it grows each and every day! Here’s what’s happening this week in Denton so you can plan your #Dentoning. MONDAY, NOVEMBER 6TH DISCOVER DENTON WELCOME CENTER Denton Radio in the Morning LIVE with […]

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Sun

Nov 05

2017

Denton readies for two big kickoffs this weekend

Time is the elusive cat whose tail we cannot catch. That’s not a famous quote; it’s a genuine sentiment from my own head.  Turning the page on my old-fashioned wall calendar, I am incredulous as I sit down to write about holiday shopping. Holiday. As in Christmas. As in, “didn’t we only just take down […]

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Tue

Oct 31

2017

Wassail Weekend meets Puerto Rico

When does the holiday season officially start? Is it the second the turkey hits room temperature? The moment Walmart’s doors open to throngs of Black Friday bargain hunters? The first shake of silver bells on the radio? For Denton, there’s no question that it’s the first Friday of December, marked by the Holiday Lighting Festival. […]

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Mon

Oct 30

2017

Day of the Dead was a frighteningly good time

If you believe that coffins are just for laying dead people while everyone mourns around them, then you haven’t seen it all. However, if you find it absurd and are thrilled to know how else people use coffins, then ask the people of Denton!  On Saturday October 28th, the annual Day of the Dead festival livened up […]

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Mon

Oct 30

2017

#Dentoning this week – October 30, 2017

There’s always something happening in Denton! Our town is filled to the brim with creativity, unique stores and restaurants, talented musicians and it grows each and every day! Here’s what’s happening this week in Denton so you can plan your #Dentoning. MONDAY, OCTOBER 30TH DISCOVER DENTON WELCOME CENTER Denton Radio in the Morning LIVE with […]

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Mon

Oct 23

2017

#Dentoning this week – October 23, 2017

There’s always something happening in Denton! Our town is filled to the brim with creativity, unique stores and restaurants, talented musicians and it grows each and every day! Here’s what’s happening this week in Denton so you can plan your #Dentoning. MONDAY, OCTOBER 23RD DISCOVER DENTON WELCOME CENTER Denton Radio in the Morning LIVE with […]

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