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Teresa Gubbins

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New England native Teresa Gubbins began her career in Dallas as a pastry chef for the Buffalo Club, Cafe Society and the Mansion on Turtle Creek. In 1992, she joined the Dallas Morning News as a reporter, and she’s been covering the food and dining scene here ever since, for publications such as D Magazine, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, and Pegasus News. She co-authored the first Zagat Survey of Texas Restaurants and has written for Edible Dallas/Fort Worth, American Way Custom Publishing and Nation's Restaurant News.

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Summer Concerts Rock

Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden co-headline major summer tour with Texas stops

By Teresa Gubbins

In what will surely be one of the major rock events of the summer, Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden are teaming up for a North American tour that will see ...

Mega Supermarket Merger

Albertsons acquires Randalls in supersize supermarket merger

By Teresa Gubbins

After months-long speculation, Randalls has new ownership that will see it merge with a competing supermarket chain: Albertsons. Safeway, the parent company of Randalls and Tom Thumb, agreed to be ...

Larry Hagman Sipper

New J.R. Ewing Bourbon capitalizes on the return of Dallas TV show

By Teresa Gubbins

With season three of Dallas coming up, a bottling company is capitalizing on that momentous occasion with a kitschy namesake bourbon. Called J.R. Ewing Bourbon, it's named after ...

Hot Frozen Dessert

TCBY follows up popular vegan chocolate frozen yogurt with new flavor

By Teresa Gubbins

Embracing one of the top food trends of 2014, national frozen yogurt chain TCBY has introduced a new vegan version of its frozen yogurt. Called Silk vanilla almond and made ...

HRC Endorses Davis

Wendy Davis scores Human Rights Campaign endorsement in Texas governor's race

By Teresa Gubbins

The Human Rights Campaign — the largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) civil rights organization — announced its endorsement of Wendy Davis for Texas governor. The organization applauded what it called ...

Cykochik's Slow Fashion

Vegan Texas handbag company brings new meaning to the term 'arm candy'

By Teresa Gubbins

It's impossible to look at a handbag by Dallas company Cykochik and not smile. With their bold colors, poppy graphics and childlike whimsy, they're an instant mood lifter ...

Black Rhino Rescue

Humane Society steps in to block importation of controversial black rhino trophy

By Teresa Gubbins

The Humane Society plans to throw another roadblock in the recent Dallas Safari Club black rhino hunt auction. The controversial auction took place at the Dallas Convention Center on Saturday ...

Dallas Safari Controversy Continues

Black rhino auction winner Corey Knowlton responds to international uproar

By Teresa Gubbins

Corey Knowlton, the hunter who has been identified as the winner of a controversial auction held by the Dallas Safari Club to hunt an endangered black rhino, has issued a ...

Hunting for the Hunter

Dallas Safari Club auctions off controversial black rhino hunt, but who was the real winner?

By Teresa Gubbins

The Dallas Safari Club carried through with its controversial auction of a hunt for an endangered African black rhino on January 11, to the tune of $350,000. The auction ...

Southwest Stands by SeaWorld

Southwest Airlines committed to SeaWorld despite protests over animal cruelty allegations

By Teresa Gubbins

On the same day that a protest took place outside its headquarters, Dallas-based Southwest Airlines reaffirmed its commitment to SeaWorld via a post on the company's blog, yet described ...

Here Little Cookie

Trader Joe's has a new favorite: Speculoos cookie butter falls to No. 2

By Teresa Gubbins

Uh-oh, we feel a shortage coming on. Gourmet foodie emporium Trader Joe's has released its list of top products for 2013, and it's bad news for Speculoos cookie ...

'Blackfish' Toll Rises

Southwest Airlines' SeaWorld ties damage reputation after Blackfish, animal rights protests

By Teresa Gubbins

With SeaWorld under fire for its policies regarding animals, its Dallas-based airline partner Southwest Airlines is drawing heat for its association with the animal theme park. Animal advocates have begun ...

The Affluenza Argument

Drunk driving North Texas teen gets probation for killing 4 people

By Teresa Gubbins

A Tarrant County teen driver involved in a drunk driving car crash that killed four people was sentenced to probation instead of being sent to jail. Juvenile court judge Jean ...

Holiday Coffee Drink Surprise

Starbucks adds intrigue to holiday drink lineup with mysterious molasses

By Teresa Gubbins

Forget Santa in the store or the juniper Christmas tree stand. The new way to tell the holidays are here is the arrival of the red cups, a.k.a ...

State Fair, Fried Food and Football

Dig a fork into the crackly fried foods at the State Fair of Texas

By Teresa Gubbins

Editor's note: Now that this year's Red River Rivalry game is almost upon us, we thought it was time to give you a glimpse into the fried wonders ...

Indie on Tour

Minus Kim Deal, the sort-of Pixies are coming to Texas in early 2014

By Teresa Gubbins

Quintessential indie band Pixies have announced a 33-city North American tour in early 2014 and it's coming to Texas, whoo-hoo. The tour will end in Austin on March 2 ...

Big Tex on Fire Revisited

6 reasons to believe Big Tex was set on fire

By Teresa Gubbins

With the new improved Big Tex back on his feet at the 2013 State Fair of Texas, we can finally begin to feel closure on the tragic, untimely death-by-fire this ...

Man Want Yogurt

Central Market now sells boneheaded yogurt marketed to manly men

By Teresa Gubbins

Everyone knows that yogurt is "girl" food. What man in his right mind would mince down the dairy aisle to pick up one of those teensy cartons with all the ...

Fried Food Award Winners

State Fair crowns fried food winners for 2013 Big Tex Choice Awards

By Teresa Gubbins

In retrospect, it seems no surprise: Fried Thanksgiving Dinner won the prize for Most Creative at the 2013 Big Tex Choice Awards, the annual fried-food contest hosted by the State ...

State Fair Fried Foods Unveiled

State Fair of Texas 2013 Big Tex fried food awards exalts Nutella and fried meatloaf

By Teresa Gubbins

The day has arrived, when your arteries quiver in fear: The State Fair of Texas has announced its ninth annual Big Tex Choice Awards in which vendors compete for Best ...

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