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  • Chew on This: Niwa Japanese BBQ brings Wagyu to Deep Ellum

    DALLAS – In Texas, when you think of BBQ, you usually think of a slab of ribs or brisket. Well, one man is looking to change that picture – with Niwa Japanese BBQ in Deep Ellum. And he came all the way from California to do so. “When I landed in Dallas, it was kind of a no brainer,” owner Jimmy Niwa told Newsfix. “Everything was here except Yakiniku, or Japanese BBQ.” Now, many like to compare Japanese BBQ to […]

  • Rachel Lindsay talks Boss Brunch, cooking for her man, and hating Valentine’s Day

    DALLAS – Rachel Lindsay is more than just a pretty face that made history as the first Black Bachelorette. The Dallas attorney is making boss moves. So, it was only right for her to be a speaker at the Boss Women Who Brunch: Ultimate Vision Board Workshop event. Lindsay is set to speak about women in the workplace asking for what they are worth when it comes to pay. “I think a lot of women are afraid to speak up […]

  • Tribune’s own K.C. Fox honored at Minority Business Leader Awards

    DALLAS – Rain or shine, many gathered in the ballroom of the Westin Galleria to celebrate Minority Business Leaders at the Dallas Business Journal Awards Luncheon Tuesday afternoon. Of those honored was Tribune Media’s own K.C. Fox, who does a great deal of work behind the scenes to make sure Newsfix is at its best! “Diversity is having a seat at the table, inclusion is having a voice at the table,” Fox told Newsfix. “Because of my wonderful colleagues and […]

  • Boss Women Who Brunch hosts Ultimate Vision Board Workshop

    DALLAS – To say that Dallas loves brunch would be an understatement. But when you mix brunch with business – and female empowerment – you’re talking about the perfect ingredients for success. And that’s just what Marty McDonald of Boss Women Who Brunch – is hoping for every attendee of the upcoming Ultimate Vision Board Workshop. “This is our 12th Brunch Series event,” Marty McDonald told Newsfix. McDonald is the founder of Boss Women Who Brunch. “Boss Women Who Brunch […]

  • Chew on This: Girl Scouts team up with Bisous Bisous Patisserie

    DALLAS – Who doesn’t love Girl Scout cookies?! And after years of eating them, it’s likely you have a fave. But what if you took your favorite flavor, and created a new dessert? Well that’s just what some local Girl Scouts have done after teaming up with Andrea Meyer of Bisous Bisous Patisserie. “Of course, or whole team loves Girl Scout Cookies,” Meyer told Newsfix. “We all have a sweet tooth, that’s why we do this. And I was a […]

  • Chew on This: Veganism and the African American Community

    DALLAS – If there was ever a trend right now in the food world, veganism is definitely close to the top of the list. From countless articles, to documentaries, even celebrity testimonies – the lifestyle is getting more attention than ever. But this dietary decision is more the just a way to keep up with the culinary joneses, especially for the African American community. We introduced you to Chef Cynthia Nevels, owner of the vegan food truck – Soulgood – […]

  • Man arrested for Pappadeaux shooting

    DUNCANVILLE–There’s an update on the shooting that took place at the Pappadeaux on Fat Tuesday. Police have arrested 31-year-old Roderick Rodgers in connection with the incident that left two people shot. Rodgers is charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

  • Rowlett Strong raises money for Richardson officer’s family

    ROWLETT — Support continues to pour in after Richardson police officer David Sherrard was shot and killed last week in the line of duty. The organization Rowlett Strong is coming together to raise money for Officer Sherrard’s family. This is the same group that raised over fifty grand for tornado relief after storms ripped through North Texas in 2015. To raise the funds, Rowlett Strong is teaming up with area restaurants who will donate a percentage of proceeds to the […]

  • Dallas charges dropped against Seahawks QB Boykin

    DALLAS–It looks like former TCU football player and current Seahawks QB Trevone Boykin can breathe a little easier. The charges have been dropped in his public intoxication case.. You may remember last March Boykin was arrested for that along with suspicion of marijuana possession. He was a passenger in a car crash that injured several people after the driver, 25-year-old Shabrika Bailey allegedly drove in reverse onto a public sidewalk hitting eight people before crashing into the wall of a […]

  • Chew on This: Shell Shack remains the go-to spot for seafood

    PLANO – For Dallas Hale, owning a seafood spot was a no-brainer. “I love seafood,” Hale told NewsFix. “I love all types of seafood.” And one thing Hale quickly learned about seafood: Quality is key. “In the Bering Sea, where we get our snow crab, our king crab, and the Bairdi, there’s different zones,” Hale said. “And we make sure we get the top tier zone. We do not skimp when it comes to the best quality.” And from sea […]