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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, Gayot.com 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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Death Penalty

Eric Williams sentenced to death for Kaufman County murders

By Teresa Gubbins

Former justice of the peace Eric Williams was sentenced to death by a jury in Rockwall County for killing Cynthia McLelland, wife of Kaufman County district attorney Mike McLellend. Williams ...


Christmas Dining in Dallas

Where to dine in or take out during the Christmas holidays in Dallas

By Teresa Gubbins

If there's any one time businesses are likely to be closed, it is Christmas. And to those businesses, we doff our Santa cap. But for folks not in a ...


Craft Beer News

Tupps Brewery honors vintage McKinney location without beer snobbery

By Teresa Gubbins

Although brewery openings around Dallas are becoming increasingly common, one new venture stands out, thanks to its unique and historical location in a vintage building in McKinney. Tupps Brewery will ...


Fungus Among Us

Modmarket obsesses over mushrooms for new seasonal winter menu

By Teresa Gubbins

Colorado-based Modmarket, the latest healthy-dining entrant in the Dallas area, has introduced a seasonal winter menu that reveals a bit of a fixation on mushrooms. New menu items prominently feature ...


Nips and Tucks

Greenville Bar & Grill closes temporarily for a facelift

By Teresa Gubbins

Lest you think that Greenville Bar & Grill is closed because it hasn't been open for the past few nights, it is not. The Greenville Avenue bar and grill that ...


News You Can Eat

Fried chicken for everyone and more tidbits of Dallas restaurant news

By Teresa Gubbins

This chapter of restaurant news is dominated by new menus and openings down the road. But do not delay, because today you can get fried chicken a couple of ways ...


Marathon Fun

Dallas Marathon female winner has a surprise guest at finish line

By Teresa Gubbins

CORRECTION: The finish-line runner was not an interloper, as originally suggested, but a registered entrant. The story and headline have been updated to reflect the new information. --- The MetroPCS Dallas ...


Missing Woman

Plano police arrest Enrique Arochi for aggravated kidnapping in Christina Morris case

By Teresa Gubbins

Plano police have arrested Enrique Arochi, 24, of Allen and charged him with aggravated kidnapping in connection with the disappearance of Christina Morris, the Fort Worth woman who has been ...


City News Roundup

Deep Ellum tries to save Jesus and more grassroots activism around Dallas this week

By Teresa Gubbins

A political action committee has formed to help make future politicians more green, and a group of residents in Deep Ellum are lobbying to get a fired cop reinstated. There ...


Juicy News

Rare white grapefruit hits Texas grocery stores during prime citrus season

By Teresa Gubbins

If you're talking grapefruit in Texas, you're usually talking ruby red. But an uncommon grapefruit surfaced this week in supermarket produce departments with white flesh and more complex ...


Dallas Marathon Returns

The 2014 Dallas Marathon will see new twists and turns

By Teresa Gubbins

After last year's cancellation due to an ice storm, the Dallas Marathon is back with a vengeance and a new route. The race takes place on Sunday, December 14 ...


Advocate For Animals

The essential guide to animal volunteer opportunities in Dallas-Fort Worth

By Teresa Gubbins

You love animals, and you'd like to help them in some way. You know there are animals in need, and organizations dedicated to helping them, but you don't ...


Tequila for Downtown

Agave Azul wins prized patio spot at Lone Star Gas Lofts in downtown Dallas

By Teresa Gubbins

Upscale Mexican restaurant and tequila house Agave Azul Cocina y Tequileria has an exciting third location in the works: downtown Dallas, on the ground floor of the new Lone Star ...


P.F. American

P.F. Chang's founder picks Dallas for his first American Grill in Texas

By Teresa Gubbins

A new restaurant concept from the founder of P.F. Chang's is coming to Dallas: Called Paul Martin's American Grill, it'll open at the corner of Oak ...


Deep Dish in Dallas

Mockingbird Station fills taproom void with Chicago deep-dish pizza

By Teresa Gubbins

Corporate deep-dish pizza by way of Boulder, Colorado, is finally here: Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom, the national casual-dining restaurant known for "hand-crafted" pizza and craft beer, opened its first Dallas ...


RIP Diane Teitelbaum

Memorial services announced for Dallas wine pioneer Diane Teitelbaum

By Teresa Gubbins

Memorial services will be held on December 15 for Dallas wine professional Diane Teitelbaum, who died December 7 after a brief illness; she was 68. Teitelbaum was a major figure ...


Lone Star Grammy Noms

Texas artists score big in 2015 Grammy Award nominations

By Teresa Gubbins

Texas was well-represented in the latest round of nominations for the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences 57th annual Grammy Awards. Beyonce, Miranda Lambert and Lecrae topped the list of ...


Country Club Life

Dallas' Henderson Avenue gets a honky-tonk fueled by beer and barbecue

By Teresa Gubbins

A new venue serving barbecue and honky-tonk music is coming to Henderson Avenue in Dallas, from a team whose portfolio includes the McFadden's chain and the Mason Bar in ...


Where to Eat Now

Where to eat in Dallas right now: 10 best new restaurants for December

By Teresa Gubbins

If you've seen our master list of new restaurants opening around Dallas-Fort Worth, you know that these are good times for diners, with dozens of new spots coming soon ...


Suburban Crime Spree

Police search for suspects in crime spree that spooked Dallas suburbs

By Teresa Gubbins

UPDATE: Johnisha Ann-Marie Williams, 19, was arrested on December 8 by the Flower Mound police department. She was charged with aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon in connection to the ...


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