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Top Stories: Working On Solving Dallas' Stray Dog Problem; Spotlight On Fort Worth Movie Producer

Mar 30, 2017

The top local stories this evening from KERA News:

Three philanthropic groups are teaming up to help reduce the number of stray dogs in southern Dallas. Communities Foundation of Texas, The Rees-Jones Foundation and the Dallas Foundation are contributing more than $13 million to fund a large spay and neuter initiative.

Other stories this evening:

  • The Church of the Incarnation in uptown Dallas has unveiled the crown jewel in its $28 million expansion. A 19-foot-tall stained-glass window in its new chapel. As KERA’s Jessica Diaz- Hurtado reports, the window uses an unusual combination of medieval techniques and graphic novel sensibility.

  • Fort Worth isn’t a mecca for the film industry, and Red Sanders would like to change that. Each week in the Art&Seek spotlight, we follow the personal journey of a North Texas creative. Today, Hady Mawajdeh catches up with a producer who divides his time between making movies and advocating for film in Texas.

 You can listen to North Texas stories weekdays at 8:22 a.m. and 6:20 p.m. on KERA 90.1 FM.