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Did voters tell City Hall "We've had enough?"



The temptation, in looking at yesterday's council election results, is to proclaim that a new age is dawning in Dallas. Voters — and more of them than many of us thought there would be — rejected several of the insiders who have screwed up the city.

Filmmaker announces winning essays about shoes



As part of her film, "Sole Sisters", East Dallas-based filmmaker Cynthia Salzman Mondell asked for essays about shoes. And they poured in by the hundreds.