COMIC: DOGS OF WIGGLY PARK

We are in the midst of the dog days of Denton and as such it seems pertinent that our very own illustrator extraordinaire would take a liking to the observation of the many pups of Denton. During her time spent at the popular Wiggly Field, Anna Ryan has put together a field guide to Denton's most adorable companions by sketching what she refers to as some of the parks "regulars." Read on to check out some of Denton's most lovable sidekicks. 

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MYTHICAL CREATURES IN THE DENTON WILD

Denton has been a’buzz recently about foxes and bobcats or even coyotes seen scampering ever closer from the edges of the city limits, which has caused some concern for house pets. We’ve even playfully addressed “Mythical Beings in Denton” when footage of the long-fabled White Stag (sometimes called The Christmas Unicorn) was definitively captured on smartphones. This magical sighting has had several folks now asking us: What other legendary critters are maybe really lurking around out there in the Cross Timbers? I’ll break down some of the top contenders and examine how much fact or fiction is involved.

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WHAT WE DID: JULY 25TH 2016

Someone pressed "refresh" on We Denton Do It. We've got a sight redesign and a fancy new logo from Jude Landry that we've been working on since February. We'll have more on that later, but in the meantime let's jump into this week's content...

What We Did is our weekly roundup of a few of the best photos that have been tagged with #WDDI in the past week on Instagram. This week, we have 19 photos (plus a gallery of photos from a Sofar Sounds show) that give you a good idea of what has been going on in and around Denton recently. 

If you'd like to be included in What We Did, tag your images with #WDDI on Instagram, and check back here next Monday. You can search that same hashtag to check out all of the other photos that we were unable to include this week. Click the images below to be led back to the photographer's Instagram page where you can follow them and inevitably slide into their DM's. 

Got a question about What We Did? Send it to will@wedentondoit.com

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(RE)DISCOVERING ST. JOHN'S CEMETERY

“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” 

The aphorism gets thrown around so much that it is almost cliché, yet it rings particularly true when most of us are confronted with unpleasant aspects of our collective history. But as a long-neglected Denton County African-American cemetery seems to demonstrate, coming together to memorialize a difficult past can also make our present community all the stronger.

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WHAT WE DID: JULY 18TH 2016

What We Did is our weekly roundup of a few of the best photos that have been tagged with #WDDI in the past week on Instagram. 

Below are 18 photos from the past seven days of life in Denton, TX designed to showcase some of the various things happening in town. If you'd like to have your photo included in What We Did, make sure to tag your images with #WDDI when you post them on Instagram, and check back here next Monday. Search the hashtag #WDDI and check out all of the other awesome photos that we were unable to include this week. 

Got a question about What We Did? Send it to will@wedentondoit.com

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