An Allen Eagle Soars to New Heights
Growing up, we are often told to do things because they are good for us. Brush our teeth after every meal, eat our broccoli, do our homework before playing video games, switch from defensive to offensive tackle…. Okay, so maybe most of us never faced the latter option, b [read more]
Deal or no deal for the garden
Frugal gardeners know that this is the time of year to keep their eyes open for some outstanding end-of-season bargains. When garden centers start battening down the hatches in preparation for winter you can find some serious deals and plant steals—if you know what is worth buying and avoiding [read more]
Youth triathlons
A dozen small feet hit the pavement in sync. Six kids running, arms pumping in rhythm, even seeming to breathe in and out at the same time. They follow an adult triathlete like a line of tennis shoe-clad ducklings, emulating his posture and his stride. “Good run,” he says as they wrap up. [read more]
Allen Event Center concert scene
Live entertainment fans have a lot of reasons to love Allen right now. Over the summer, Allen Event Center announced a number of big-name concerts and events: Lenny Kravitz (September 16), Counting Crows (October 10), Theresa Caputo (October 13), Brian Setzer (December 11) and Riverdance (Februa [read more]