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Lake Highlands Restaurant Round-up

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Thanks to Scott Navarro and Melanie Lipscomb with Shady’s Burgers and Craig Bradley with Vector Brewing for joining us last Friday 11/13/2020 where they discussed the state of their businesses, the challenges and opportunities that this year has provided, and how the community can continue to support them through these challenging times.

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District 114 Candidate Forum

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Thanks to John Turner (D) and Luisa del Rosal (R), candidates for the Texas House of Representatives seat representing District 114, for joining us in-person on Friday, October 16th of 2020 to discuss their stances on the key issues facing the district and the state as a whole. Watch a replay of the meeting here

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Restaurant Panel

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This past Friday 2/28/20 the ECLH heard from two new food and beverage establishments. Craig Bradley the co-owner of Vector Brewing, already known for their brewing, will be expanding its operations in early April. The 7000 square foot location with 2300 square foot patio is located on SE corner of Walnut Hill and Audelia. In addition to its unique mixed culture […]

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Scholarship Breakfast

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Last Friday 4/10 at our annual Scholarship Breakfast we presented over $153,000 in scholarships to 53 deserving Lake Highlands students. The breakfast was inspirational and a great example of how our club gives back to the community. Thank you to those who attended in honor and support of these outstanding young adults. Also, a special thanks to the scholarship committee members […]

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Tax Ratification Election

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Sept. 7, we were honored to have RISD Superintendent, Dr. Jeannie Stone, and RISD Board President, Justin Bono, explain and discuss the upcoming Tax Ratification Election (TRE 2018). To better educate yourself, please attend an upcoming public meeting: Sept. 12, 7:00PM – Lake Highlands HS – “H” Auditorium Sept. 17, 7:00PM – Richardson HS – […]

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Feed Lake Highlands

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This past week we enjoyed a presentation by Jill Goad, Executive Director of Feed Lake Highlands. FLH is an outreach ministry of Lake Highlands United Methodist Church seeking to feed the body, mind, and spirit of Lake Highlands residents living on fixed, limited, and low incomes. Jill spoke about the history, mission, and operations of Feed […]

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Congressman Jeb Hensarling

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Our meeting found a “back to school” crowd receiving an update of our federal legislature from US Representative Jeb Hensarling of Texas’ 5th District. Congressman Hensarling has made it a tradition to brief the club on DC politics once per year. As a former club member and Dallas resident, Hensarling has also participated annually in Lake Highlands’ 4th of July Parade, run […]

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High Adventure Treks (HATS)

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Thanks to David Kent of High Adventure Treks for coming to speak to us last Friday. HATS uses outdoor adventure to bring Dads & Daughters and Dads & Sons together, strengthening one-on-one relationships, to establish a foundation of communication and leadership skills, instilling self-confidence to successfully navigate the future. For more information, go to their website.

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Police Athletic League (PAL)

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Special thanks to Joli Robinson for speaking to us about thePolice Athletic League. PAL is a youth crime prevention program that utilizes educational, athletic and recreational activities to create trust and understanding between police officers and youth. For more information, visit their website.