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Lake Cities Chamber Names Blazewicz Citizen of the Year

by Susan Neuhalfen Those who know Jerry Blazewicz  know him to be a humble man. Blazewicz is the owner of Daisy Cleaners which has been in business in Corinth for 50 years.  In his quiet manner, he has served the

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Corinth Named 14th Safest Texas City

Corinth was recently named the #14th safest city to live in Texas in a report conducted by Credit Donkey. Research focused on communities with a population of 10,000 or higher. The report reads: “Corinth is another Dallas suburb to make

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LDISD Foundation Delivers $21.7K in Grants to District

The Lake Cities Education Foundation (LCEF) Prize Patrol delivered over $21.7k in educational grants to Lake Dallas ISD teachers and staff on January 29. The patrol surprised grant recipients with the presentation of flowers and grant information. The Prize Patrol

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Lake Cities UMC Names New Children’s Director

Tricia Notte has been named the new Children’s Ministries Director at Lake Cities United Methodist Church. Notte came to the church from Footprints Preschool where she worked for 11 years. She and her husband Mark, daughter Taylor, and son Noah

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Lake Dallas Talks Of Banning Hand-Held Devices For Drivers

The Lake Dallas City Council has recently discussed the possibility of banning the use of hand-held communication devices while driving within the city. Mayor Mike McCaleb broached the topic at a meeting in January. McCaleb said he has become more

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Pet Vaccination and Microchip Clinic Coming Up

The Lake Dallas Animal Shelter is offering a pet vaccination and microchip clinic from 2-4 p.m. on April 3. A microchip costs $25. A full set of vaccinations also costs $25. A rabies shot by itself is $5. The shelter

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QuikTrip Offers Safe Place For Those In Danger

Every QuikTrip convenience store has a sign denoting a “safe place.” These signs mean that if you are in any danger QT has a secluded and hidden area where you can sit until help arrives. If you need to use

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Lake Cities Lions Club Casino Royale Fundraiser

by Susan Neuhalfen The Lake Cities Lions Club held its 10th annual Casino Royale fundraiser January 30 at the VFW banquet hall in Lake Dallas raising over $3,000 for various local charities. “In terms of attendance and money raised, this

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Defining Shady Shores

By Olive Stephens After 19 terms and 48 years serving Shady Shores, the woman who helped settle the town decided it was time for a break. In early 2011, Olive Stephens stepped down as mayor of Shady Shores, but only

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Lake Cities Schools are Magnets for Home Buyers

Local schools are making the grade when it comes to drawing in home buyers. Cruvita.com compiled a list of the top elementary, middle and high schools for homebuyers who want to move to Denton County. All of these schools have received

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