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Yoga benefits numerous, varied

December 8th, 2016 Comments Off on Yoga benefits numerous, varied
Brenda Ross, owner of WHoly Formed Yoga & Wellness in downtown Garland, suffered excruciating back pain until she discovered chiropractic adjustments and yoga about 10 years ago. Her chiropractor suggested yoga to improve flexibility and it helped her immediately. ...

Students explore future job opportunities

December 7th, 2016 Comments Off on Students explore future job opportunities
Several local organizations are participating in a Garland ISD program through which special needs students have an opportunity to learn job skills. The students, all 18-22 years of age, have completed the academic requirements of high school and are ...

Special Ones enjoy Christmas party

December 6th, 2016 Comments Off on Special Ones enjoy Christmas party
The Special Ones Network hosted its ninth Christmas party for special needs individuals Sunday, Dec. 4 and according to the organization’s founders, Kristal and Dean Davis, it was the biggest event they’ve hosted to date. The Special Ones Network ...

Holidays shine through 88-year-old’s artistry

December 6th, 2016 Comments Off on Holidays shine through 88-year-old’s artistry
The holiday spirit shines in Garland thanks to the stained glass artistry of Tony Carrillo. At 88, Carrillo still devotes up to six hours a day to his passion. His Yuletide work includes two 11-piece nativity scenes, two wreaths, ...

The Little Food Pantry that could

December 6th, 2016 Comments Off on The Little Food Pantry that could
Ch. 1 – There once was a church that collected a bit of food for the needy. They placed it in sacks and had the church secretary give the sacks to those coming to the church in need. Sometimes ...

Spring Creek Preserve – holiday party, schedule

December 5th, 2016 Comments Off on Spring Creek Preserve – holiday party, schedule
Tuesday, Dec. 6: Spring Creek Preservation Society Holiday party, 7 p.m., 5806 Firecrest Drive, Garland, 972-495-3569. Bring an appetizer to share, friends and family and a good nature story or two. Drinks are provided. This is the best way ...

Health inspections: Nov. 28-Dec. 2

December 5th, 2016 Comments Off on Health inspections: Nov. 28-Dec. 2
The city of Garland Health Department conducts weekly inspections of establishments where food is served.  Inspections are performed at day care centers, retirement homes, school cafeterias, restaurants and stores. A failing grade includes anything below 60.  Any establishment that ...

Three stabbed, one victim dies

December 4th, 2016 Comments Off on Three stabbed, one victim dies
At approximately 6 a.m., Dec. 2, the Garland Police Department responded to the report of a stabbing at Pacesetters Job Placement Center located in the 3100 block of Saturn Road. When responding officers arrived, they observed that three people ...

Crimes reported: November 13-19

December 4th, 2016 Comments Off on Crimes reported: November 13-19
The Garland Police Department has divided the city into 26 districts, numbers vary from 11 to 56.  Listed below are the 204 crimes reported. Information provided by the Garland Police Department. Crimes broken down by district District 11 2 ...

City kicks off holiday season

December 1st, 2016 Comments Off on City kicks off holiday season
A great time was had by all Thursday, Dec. 1 when the city of Garland hosted its annual Christmas on the Square event. The downtown square was bright with holiday lights and decorations. The Christmas tree lighting, followed by ...
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