Archive for April, 2013

“The Biggest Loser” to Hold Auditions in Dallas Saturday, May 4

Posted by    |    April 23rd, 2013 at 4:50 pm

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The hit NBC reality show is on an 11-city, cross-country search to find new contestants for the next edition of the hit show; and they’re headed to Dallas!

Auditions will be held at Gilley’s in South Side on Saturday, May 4 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.


  • Have some charisma
  • Be at least 18
  • Have a weight-loss goal of at least 80 pounds
  • Have a desire to change your life for good


Michael Mueller, President and CEO of NYLO Hotels, on the Growing Dallas Market, South Side, and Jack Matthews

Posted by    |    April 16th, 2013 at 4:44 pm

After relocating his entire headquarters to Dallas, Michael Mueller, President and CEO of NYLO Hotels, is the perfect example of why North Texas is a growing and welcoming market.

Mueller, along with Jack Matthews and Donnie Nelson, recently spoke at an event for CEOLink, a Texas non-profit member based organization that acts as a welcome committee for CEOs that have relocated to Texas.


Full Circle Tavern will bring “cozy happiness” to South Side

Posted by    |    April 8th, 2013 at 11:00 pm

Full Circle Tavern, a modern pub with a neighborhood feel, is opening in South Side in mid-April adjacent to Bill’s Records and cheese and beer soupacross from Cedars Social.

From Jennifer Bonner and Lara Whittington of EdiblEnvy Catering, the relaxed pub is sure to become a neighborhood favorite. An extensive craft beer list, hearty sandwiches, vegetarian options, and rotating chips flavors like “truffle” and “Bloody Mary” should ensure that.

“We’re excited to become part of the South Lamar community and can’t wait to share our delicious food and ‘everyone-knows-your-name’ style with our neighbors. Our friends will tell you we love to laugh and have a good time, so we want FCT to reflect that,” says Lara.


Celebrate the Rebranding of Dallas on the rooftop of NYLO Dallas South Side

Posted by    |    April 3rd, 2013 at 10:20 pm

In honor of their new brand campaign, “Big Things Happen Here,” the Dallas Convention & Visitor Bureau is hosting a social dallasbig contestmedia campaign for locals to explore their city and capture photos of some of the most prominent areas in Dallas.

The new campaign reflects the many changes that have taken place over the past 18 months, including the continued development of the Arts District, the opening of the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge, the completion of Klyde Warren Park, and of course, the NYLO hotel in South Side.

Dallas CVB has placed a life-size “B” and “G” in prime locations throughout the metroplex, prompting locals to become the “I” and share their photos via social media using the hashtag #DallasBIG. The NYLO was chosen as one of the locations for the intallations, along with Klyde Warren Park, Main Street Garden, Reunion Tower, Omni Dallas, Deep Ellum, The Perot Museum and more.