Articles by Mark Zeske

Non-profits Learn About Fundraising

Laura Fredricks headlined the 2018 DFW Philanthropy in Action Conference, recently held in the Irving Convention Center. Fredricks, an attorney turned philanthropic guru, is known…...

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Photojournalist Reveals Images of Immigration

As a student at Irving High and the University of Texas, John Moore fell in love with photojournalism. His journey to become one of the…...

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Concert raises funds for Many Helping Hands

If you are holding an outdoor event in Texas, you should be flexible. Such was the case on Saturday night, June 16, when the “Concert…...

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Dream Courts Enliven Playgrounds, Offer Great Spaces for Play

The dream started small. Two  years ago Darren Steele, an assistant police chief for the City of Irving, learned about a charity that builds state-of-the-art…...

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Parkland Mobile Unit Brings Medicine to Most Needy

The Helping Hands ministry for the homeless added more pairs of hands, these dressed in latex medical gloves, on Thursday, May 17. Parkland Hospital’s Mobile…...

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Mayor Rick Stopfer Works to Make Irving Better

Rick Stopfer has been Irving’s mayor for a year, but he only needed a few days to settle into the physical office at City Hall…....

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Solar Energy Becomes More Cost Effective For Homeowners

Have you ever seen your electricity meter spin around backwards? Former Coppell mayor Lou Duggan has. The experience helped turn him into a champion of…...

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Chilly Weather Does Not Stop Pet Pawlooza

The big winner at the 2018 version of the Irving Pet Pawlooza on Saturday, April 7, was the Kona Ice truck. Not because the shaved-ice…...

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City Works to Help Most Vulnerable Population

Does Irving have a homeless problem? The question is a tough one. Government agencies do not even use the same definition of homeless, according to…...

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Party Greets New Fiesta grocery

Fiesta, with much fanfare and many local dignitaries, had a grand re-opening party for its grocery store on Shady Grove in Irving on Wednesday, March…...

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