THUMBS UP to the Dallas Business Coalition for Education for pledging to raise more than $1 million toward funding the much-needed DISD reform package. The announcement couldn’t have come at a better time-just as teacher layoffs were dominating the news-and it reminds us again that education is too important to be left to the bureaucracy. This kind of public-private partnership has served the city well in the past; it’s a tradition that needs preserving.
Arts & Entertainment
The Dallas Symphony Orchestra just revealed its new season. There are plenty of big booming shows, but also more reflective options, too.
There is a good chance you won't read anything better this week than "The Most Amazing Bowling Story Ever."
By Matt Goodman
Fewer than 2 percent of Dallas County's registered voters have cast early primary ballots. Early voting ends on March 1.