After looking for a new executive director for a while now, SCRAP Denton announced its new leader: Rachel Weaver. She’s already really active … Read more

After we learned that the Denton County Transportation Authority’s on-time performance has dipped for buses this year, we got curious: What do… Read more

Denton NORML might be in a spot of bother. The local chapter formed to advocate for reform of state and federal laws that criminalize marijuan… Read more

Game of Thrones spoiler alert: Denton band Wirerims crafted the song “Your Majesty” in memory of a certain royal on the wildly popular HBO ser… Read more

During last week’s tornado, lots of Denton residents posted their whereabouts on social media. Most people reported that they were holed up in… Read more

We join reader Jo D’Lynn Ewing in asking the really tough question: Did Mother Nature get a city permit for all that tree removal she did duri… Read more

We couldn’t help but notice all the creative ways people tried to prepare their vehicles for last week’s threat of “giant” hail, with some eff… Read more

Denton Bach Society recently named the winners of the 2019 Competition for Young Musicians. Christian Luevano won the instrumental division on… Read more

Yes, the Texas and Denton flags are flying at half-staff at Denton City Hall. The special configuration, which sets aside the national flag as… Read more

Denton & Dragons, a local podcast that airs the adventures of a Denton Dungeons & Dragons campaign, has a sort of side hustle making g… Read more

Denton residents recently noticed that the city is paying more attention to our recycling bins. The reason? To recycle more and reduce contami… Read more

The City of Denton got a lot of questions after it sent out a message to residents about recycling. The mailer said that residents could recyc… Read more

Well, the Black Box Theatre bid farewell to its manager, Susan Thornton. But the Greater Denton Arts Council got a new special events and rent… Read more

This week, Denton lost a firecracker. Bettye Myers was a woman who so thoroughly wove her passions into Denton that people in groups that woul… Read more

Nearly 1,200 families knew that Tuesday’s cold temperatures were temporary and planned accordingly. Denton parks officials announced that betw… Read more

A few weeks ago, we told you that Denton attorney Adam Whitten was on a mission to find out if the world of Cool Hand Luke and the universe of… Read more

Texas Health Resources donated $1,000 to First Refuge Ministries, a nonprofit ministry of First Baptist Church of Denton that operates a food … Read more

If you’d forgotten that the American civil rights movement was conceived and nurtured in the black church, Denton’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day… Read more

Denton business owner and transgender activist Amber Briggle saw the Texas flag she won in a League of Women Voters silent auction hoisted ove… Read more

Denton Community Theatre cleaned up in Broadway World Regional Awards for theater. The company won best overall production of a play from the … Read more

We looked back over a year of Denton Dammit to remember the most noteworthy items of chagrin, joy and befuddlement. Enjoy. Read more

VeoRide has been in Denton under the city’s new bike-share rules since August. Most of the rent-by-app bikes are stationed at the University o… Read more

Deborah Armintor, a Denton City Council member and a University of North Texas English professor, got into the rhetorical cross hairs of the c… Read more

Happy Thanksgiving, Denton. Let’s start off with a blast from the past. Remember the mannequin challenge? Back in 2016, the Denton Holiday Lig… Read more

For a while, singer-songwriter Johann Wagner would test out his music at Denton venues. He’s been a Denton expat for some years now and studie… Read more

Thank goodness for the Texas Legislative Reference Library, because Denton County Democrats didn’t know the last time county voters sent a Dem… Read more

The United Way of Denton County and the Greater Denton Arts Council won’t be staging a New Year’s Eve gala and casino night this year. Read more

The United Way of Denton County shared the blueprint for its Veteran Community Navigator program at the Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute… Read more

Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo gave brand-new Denton Police Chief Frank Dixon a shoutout on Twitter. It was complete with a staged photo of … Read more

Denton, it’s Rock Lottery time. Rock Lottery got its start in Denton before it was exported to other creative communities. It follows a formul… Read more

The University of North Texas named longtime College of Music faculty member Debbie Rohwer as a regents professor. Rohwer, who is now associat… Read more

An earlier version of this column reported that Denton Parks & Recreation was screening 'Ghostbusters' at Halloween Harvest in Denia Park.… Read more

The Denton Animal Support Foundation deserves some kudos. The foundation built the animal shelter. It made Denton a better place for abandoned… Read more

Usually, when pet owners freak out and run the streets calling for an animal who is right there in the house, the pet in question is a cat. Ke… Read more

Victory made University of North Texas Mean Green fans hungry when the Eagles trounced Southern Methodist University last Saturday. In fact, f… Read more

Explorium Denton has had a roller coaster of a summer. Now, though, the children’s museum is in the fun phase of the ride. Not only are the ex… Read more

Serve Denton’s staff is growing. University of North Texas graduate Julie Elliott has been chosen to be the nonprofit agency’s development dir… Read more

Ann McMillan probably has repaired more banged-up, well-worn brass and woodwind instruments than she can count. Read more

A few sparks flew at the meeting of the City Hall West Rehabilitation steering committee on Monday. The committee has been working on a recomm… Read more

Interfaith Ministries of Denton and United Way of Denton are recruiting local businesses to collect school supplies for the city’s “Stuff the … Read more

A man with a triumphant stroll waltzed into Armadillo Ale Works on Monday night and walked out with one of the bar’s tip jars. Cameras mounted… Read more

Two weeks ago, we mentioned the Greater Denton Arts Council was circulating an online survey assessing the need for performing or studio space… Read more

Denton’s Public Art Committee is looking for a new home for November Devil, that bronze imagining of a dust devil sitting outside the Denton C… Read more

The Greater Denton Arts Council just opened an artists’ survey to assess a particular need of local artists: space. The short survey asks abou… Read more