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Funeral fund for WILL ROY DEMUS Sr. (Claz)
Dallas, TX -- Will Roy Demus, Sr., passed on November 26, 2017 after a long illness in the Teague Nursing Home in Teague, Texas.Will Roy was a 1961 graduate of the Booker T. Washington High-school in Teague, Texas. His funeral was December 1, 2017 in the Chapel of Moore's Angelic Funeral Home, 406 Monroe St., Teague, Texas. I would like to thank all that could attend we are still in need of donations to pay for Funeral .$400 has been raised $1900 is the total Thanks for your support, God bless Will Roy will be missed but not forgotten by his son Will Roy Demus, Jr. (A.K.A.) Bubba. https://www.gofundme.com/WillDemus

Hiring female server (Claz)
Plano, TX -- Hiring female servers. Come see Tommy Today at the Turkish Cafe & Lounge 8412 Preston Rd. #450 Plano, TX. 75024 Call me Tommy at 4 SIX NINE, 6 FOUR SEVEN, ZERO 1 THREE SIX Call for an interview. Wear black pants, white dress shirt and black shoes as if you are ready to serve... Leave your problems and drama at home and come with a good heart and terrific personality. Thnx!

Busboy Busser positions available. (Claz)
Plano, TX -- Hiring busboy or girl you must be a hard working, good attitude and knows how to treat customers good! Come see Tommy ASAP! Cafe & Lounge 8412 Preston Rd.#450 Plano, Tx. 75024 Call Tommy at 4 SIX NINE, 6 FOUR SEVEN, ZERO 1 THREE SIX Hurry call me or come see me at the location for an interview. Wear black pants, black dress shirt and black shoes as if you are ready to work... Leave your problems and drama at home!

Experienced Server (ListedBuy)
Plano, TX -- Job info Job Purpose or Objective(s): The thingtail Server is responsible for providing drink service in the lounge/bar while ensuring guests are properly served and ensuring all policies and procedures regarding alcohol dispensing are followed. Primary Tasks: Take orders in a friendly and courteous manner by reciting selection of all call and premium brands as requested (requires memorization of all available drinks). Input orders into point of sale system to inform bartender an order was placed. Replenish beverages as requested, frequently checking back with Guest to inquire about satisfaction. Deliver beverage accurately to patrons while ensuring proper payment. Check and maintain proper setup and cleanliness of service station before, during and after shift. Maintain cleanliness of Guest areas at all times including removing empty glasses/bottles.

Team Member Day position (ListedBuy)
Carrollton, TX -- Job details REPORTS TO: General Manager/Assistant Manager/Shift Leader Must be available Monday-Friday, Some weekends may be required. Job overview Statement: The line positions are critical to the daily success of the restaurant. Part of our mission is to serve hearty and flavorful food, and it has to be done right! The line is just that the front lines of our operation and standards must be exceeded to ensure we execute on our mission. Position assignments: Able to work in a fast-paced environment. Excellent menu and product knowledge. Accountable for the preparation of the guest s order. Able to communicate effectively with guests and handle questions and concerns in a professional manner. Team player. Thanks the guest sincerely for their business. Participates in all Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation fundraising initiatives. Maintains an organized, stocked, and sanitary work space.

Kitchen Team Member (ListedBuy)
Arlington, TX -- Position details Highly motivated kitchen team player needed for day and/or evening shifts. General Responsibilities: To provide a " remarkable" experience with every guest you come in contact with. Requirements: Open availability Dependable Team player Must be: Hard worker Focused Team player Passionate Take initiative Able to multi task Willing to give your best at all times We offer: Meals provided Fun team environment Cross training Flexible schedules Scholarships Available We love to promote from within so there are opportunities to advance into leadership, including being considered for the high performing leadership team. About Chick-fil-A Chick-fil-A operates one of the largest fast-food chains that specializes in chicken menu items, with more than 2000 restaurants in about 40 states. The chain is popular for its breaded chicken sandwiches and waffle fries, as well as other menu items such as chicken strips and chicken nuggets.

Restoration Crew Chief (ListedBuy)
Carrollton, TX -- Do you love helping people through difficult situations? Then, don t miss your chance to join our Franchise as a Production Crew Chief. In this position, you will be making a difference each and every day. We have a sincere drive toward the goal of helping make fire and water damage Like it never even happened! Our Franchise is seeking someone who is comfortable working hard in challenging situations, enjoys meeting new people, has effective communication ability, enjoys supervising others, and is a serious multi-tasker. If you are self-motivated and have superb interpersonal skills, then you ll thrive in this workplace environment. Are you highly dependable and super-excited about routinely exceeding expectations? Then you may be our perfect hero! As a valued SERVPRO Franchise employee, you will receive a competitive salary rate, with opportunity to learn and grow. Critical responsibilities Explain process and answer customer questions, as needed.

Server (ListedBuy)
Arlington, TX -- Job overview Servers provide dining and table service to our senior residents. Come join our unique restaurant-like atmosphere with better hours than your typical food service job. This position is paid an hourly wage rather than tips. Our servers are personable and friendly individuals who have the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment. Our Servers must be comfortable speaking with residents about menu items and ensuring they understand the options available. Sagora Senior Living is one of the top 50 senior housing operators in the United States offering independent living, assisted living, and memory care services. We are looking for compassionate and caring individuals to join our team to uphold our " Residents first" philosophy. We offer a aggressive compensation and benefits package along with additional company perks. If you are looking for a rewarding position and a excellent company culture, we urge you to apply!

Meat Cutter (ListedBuy)
Arlington, TX -- Job overview Our franchise organization, Corral Holdings dba Golden Corral, is currently seeking energetic, friendly individuals to join our team! The Meat Cutter s performance and the ability to cut for quality and quantity of product have a significant impact on the guest s dining experience. Top quality meat cutting ensures that the restaurant uses its product to optimize profit and that the Golden Corral guest receives full value in both product and service. Food Production: Cuts meat according to product specifications and time standards. Complete use and following of the buffet production system to insure quality and shelf life compliance. Rotates cut and boxed meat to ensure freshness. Stocks and arranges the Meat Cooler in accordance with approved food safety guidelines. Cleanliness: To eliminate cross-contamination, sanitizes all surfaces between production of chicken and any other meat. Recognizes that meat is bad when it is sticky, slick or smells bad.

Taco Prep (ListedBuy)
Irving, TX -- Job details If you would like to attach a resume to your application, you must do so at the time the application is submittedThe Torchy's legacy began in Austin, Texas in 2006 with an idea, a dedicated executive chef and a food trailer. Today, Torchy's Tacos operates dozens of locations across multiple states, all with the determination to deliver on our " Damn Good" food promise. The Torchy's Family prides itself on talent, diversity, and one hell of a work ethic. Purpose of Position: The Taco Prep assembles tacos as they are ordered and produces line prep items as listed on the daily prep sheet according to Torchy s standards and recipes. Responsibilities: Produces perfect tacos on the line per customer orders in the same sequence as they were ordered.

Taco Prep (ListedBuy)
Lewisville, TX -- Position details If you would like to attach a resume to your application, you must do so at the time the application is submittedThe Torchy's legacy began in Austin, Texas in 2006 with an idea, a dedicated executive chef and a food trailer. Today, Torchy's Tacos operates dozens of locations across multiple states, all with the determination to deliver on our " Damn Good" food promise. The Torchy's Family prides itself on talent, diversity, and 1 hell of a work ethic. Purpose of Position: The Taco Prep assembles tacos as they are ordered and produces line prep items as listed on the daily prep sheet according to Torchy s standards and recipes. Responsibilities: Produces perfect tacos on the line per customer orders in the same sequence as they were ordered.

Trainee Flight Attendant Hebrew and English Bilingual (ListedBuy)
Dallas, TX -- Location: Training & Conf Ctr (DFW-TRCC) Additional Locations: Boston, MA; Charlotte, NC; Chicago, IL; Dallas/Ft Worth, TX; Los Angeles, CA; Miami, FL; New York, NY; Philadelphia, PA; Phoenix, AZ; Raleigh/Durham, NC; San Francisco, CA; St Louis, MO; Washington, DC Requisition ID: 36500 Position overview AMERICAN AIRLINES IS LOOKING FOR THE BEST! Would you love to explore the world while you work? Bring your passion to serve and your love of people and places, and join our family of Flight Attendants at American Airlines. More than just a job, this is an opportunity to grow both professionally and personally. Bring your outgoing personality and flexibility, and you’ll enjoy the freedom to experience new cultures, while working with an amazing, diverse group of people that share your energy and high standards. Our flight attendants are proud of this rich tradition - pride that you can share when you embark on a career representing American Airlines as an onboard crew member.

Server (ListedBuy)
Richardson, TX -- Position overview Description Provide friendly, responsive service to create an exceptional dining experience for all of our Guests. Servers have to also make sure that the floor area and the chairs around the table are clean. They may also have to empty the trash, restock the service stands and refill the beverage station, for tea and coffee. Servers must have knowledge of the menu and food preparation. Anything that the Guests ask for which is not related to the menu or the food, like for example a new knife, belongs to your duties. Each Server's primary objective is to show our Guests a level of hospitality that they will want to return again and again Requirements Welcome and greet Guests. Make all our Guests feel comfortable and let them know you're there to personally take care of them. Inform Guests of specials and menu changes. Make recommendations you genuinely feel your Guests will enjoy. Answer questions about our food, beverages and other restaurant functions and services.

Team Member for Smoothie, Juice and Acai Bowl Cafe (ListedBuy)
Dallas, TX -- Job overview Now Open In Preston Hollow Village (Walnut Hill and Central Expressway, near Trader Joe's)Full and Part-time Shifts Available Vitality Bowls is always looking for passionate, health-minded individuals to join our growing team. If you are excited to learn and share our mission of health and wellness, please apply! Vitality Bowls was created out of a strong commitment to bring health and wellness to every community across the country through fresh, high quality superfoods. This philosophy has guided everything we do and we hope to instill the same health-minded values to your community. Vitality Bowls specializes in making delicious a a bowls, which are a thick blend of the a a berry topped with organic granola and a selection of superfood ingredients. Additional antioxidant-rich menu items include smoothies, fresh juices, soups, salads and panini. All items on the menu are made fresh to order and in a kitchen designed to avoid cross contamination of common food allergens.

Team Member (ListedBuy)
Plano, TX -- Job description Basic requirements (Required) Must be able to effectively communicate with guests and other employees Must be able to listen attentively to guests, supervisors, and employees Must work with a strong sense of urgency Must be organized, flexible, and detail-oriented Must be able to comprehend and execute local food-handling laws and standards Must be able to comprehend and execute Pie five standards and expectations Must be able to act in a professional manner that promotes a pleasant work environment Must be able to successfully pass a 60-day skill test Must be able to focus and perform with a high level of energy throughout the shift Must be able to maintain a friendly and outgoing demeanor throughout the entire shift Must have basic math skills and have the ability to handle money efficiently and accurately, with or without a calculator or POS system Must be able to read, write

Server (ListedBuy)
Plano, TX -- Position details Description Provide friendly, responsive service to create an exceptional dining background for all of our Guests. Servers have to also make sure that the floor area and the chairs around the table are clean. They may also have to empty the trash, restock the service stands and refill the beverage station, for tea and coffee. Servers must have knowledge of the menu and food preparation. Anything that the Guests ask for which is not related to the menu or the food, like for example a new knife, belongs to your duties. Each Server's primary objective is to show our Guests a level of hospitality that they will want to return again and again Qualifications Welcome and greet Guests. Make all our Guests feel comfortable and let them know you're there to personally take care of them. Inform Guests of specials and menu changes. Make recommendations you genuinely feel your Guests will enjoy. Answer questions about our food, beverages and other restaurant functions and services.

Server (ListedBuy)
Arlington, TX -- Job summary Grimaldi's Pizzeria is Hiring Servers! As a Grimaldi s server, you are an extension of the Company. You are responsible for ensuring complete guest satisfaction from the start of the dining experience to closing out the ticket by providing friendly, attentive, and timely service. The goal of our employees is to create an extraordinary experience for all our guests, and servers are a critical component of this process. We consider ourselves lucky to have the ability to throw both a lunch and dinner party every day for our extended family. We want every guest to feel at home when in our restaurants and it all starts with you. Our servers deliver more than just great pizza; they deliver a fun, welcoming, and positive energy that not only attracts friends and family to Grimaldi s but also keeps them coming back time and time again. Our servers directly support our mission to run the best pizzeria in the world where family and friends gather for great food and good times.

Server (ListedBuy)
Plano, TX -- Job info Tupelo Honey is a revival of Southern food and traditions rooted in the Carolina mountains we call home. Our recipes are simply crafted and made from scratch with responsibly sourced ingredients that bring the best of every season. For over 15yrs, we have infused our Southern spirit into every bite. At Tupelo Honey, we create breakfasts, lunches and suppers that invite you to put on your Sunday s best and gather around the table for gracious and delicious Southern food. Summary: Tupelo Honey seeks a Server to ensure guest satisfaction through training and shift leadership. It s simple: work hard, deliver results, and watch your career flourish! Benefits include: Industry-leading compensation. Best-in-class employee and family health care Tenure-based employment incentives Life, Dental

Visual Communications Specialist (ListedBuy)
Carrollton, TX -- Joshua Expeditions is a non-profit Christian organization that exists for the purpose of assisting Christian organizations to inspire purpose, develop leaders, and share Christ through travel. For over two decades, JE has offered a unique perspective on travel by filtering the travel background through the Christian worldview. It is our passion to provide high-quality travel opportunities while helping travelers give back to ministries all around the world. This isn’t just another 9-5 job; it’s a chance to work with purpose and help change the world Position summary: The Visual Communications Specialist reports to the Director of Advertising and is responsible for maintaining multiple aspects of the JE brand through design & email marketing campaigns.

Part Time Team Member for Acai Bowl and Smoothie Cafe (ListedBuy)
Dallas, TX -- Job overview Now Open In Preston Hollow Village (Walnut Hill and Central Expressway, near Trader Joe's)Full and Part-time Shifts Available Vitality Bowls is always looking for passionate, health-minded individuals to join our growing team. If you are excited to learn and share our mission of health and wellness, please apply! Vitality Bowls was created out of a strong commitment to bring health and wellness to every community across the country through fresh, high quality superfoods. This philosophy has guided everything we do and we hope to instill the same health-minded values to your community. Vitality Bowls specializes in making delicious a a bowls, which are a thick blend of the a a berry topped with organic granola and a selection of superfood ingredients. Additional antioxidant-rich menu items include smoothies, fresh juices, soups, salads and panini. All items on the menu are made fresh to order and in a kitchen designed to avoid cross contamination of common food allergens.

Coordinator, NCAA Housing Program (ListedBuy)
Dallas, TX -- The Coordinator is responsible for contract management, cultivating professional relationships, and supporting the NCAA team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for the hospitality industry, provide outstanding customer service, be an enthusiastic professional, and be able to build relationships with internal and external customers. This person must possess the ability to manage multiple tasks and projects, anticipate event needs, and meet deadlines with minimal supervision. The Coordinator supports Hotel Market Managers by taking ownership of the event preparation process after execution of a contract, and other assignments designated by the department Senior Manager. Required responsibilities Contract management to include contract addendums for term adjustments Create and distribute updated event info to contracted hotels and clients Present event or client information on reports tailored to the specific event or client Work with and maintain rapport with existing contracted hotels

Food Expeditor (ListedBuy)
Irving, TX -- Job description If you would like to attach a resume to your application, you must do so at the time the application is submitted The Torchy's legacy began in Austin, Texas in 2006 with an idea, a dedicated executive chef and a food trailer. Today, Torchy's Tacos operates dozens of locations across multiple states, all with the determination to deliver on our " Damn Good" food promise. The Torchy's Family prides itself on talent, diversity, and one hell of a work ethic. Purpose of Position: The Food Expeditor ensures all orders are served accurately and are up to Torchy’s standards of quality. Responsibilities: Verify tickets to food orders. Double check modifications Records and communicates ticket times Gets a manager involved when there is an allergy or complicated ticket Portion salsas on sheet pans as listed on the prep sheet, Records yields Properly labels, dates

Team Member for Acai Bowl and Smoothie Cafe (ListedBuy)
Dallas, TX -- Job info Now Open In Preston Hollow Village (Walnut Hill and Central Expressway, near Trader Joe's)Full and Part time Shifts Available Vitality Bowls is always looking for passionate, health-minded individuals to join our growing team. If you are excited to learn and share our mission of health and wellness, please apply! Vitality Bowls was created out of a strong commitment to bring health and wellness to every community across the country through fresh, high-quality superfoods. This philosophy has guided everything we do and we hope to instill the same health-minded values to your community. Vitality Bowls specializes in making delicious a a bowls, which are a thick blend of the a a berry topped with organic granola and a selection of superfood ingredients. Additional antioxidant-rich menu items include smoothies, fresh juices, soups, salads and panini. All items on the menu are made fresh to order and in a kitchen designed to avoid cross contamination of common food allergens.




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A summary of Dallas, Texas

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Dallas is a city located near the center of Dallas County, which is in North Central Texas. Dallas is the largest city of the Dallas / Fort Worth Metroplex. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 1,188,580. The Dallas-Fort Worth consolidated metropolitan area (locally known as the Metroplex) had a population of 5,222,000.

Dallas is home to the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League, the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association, the Dallas Stars of the National Hockey League, and the Dallas Burn of Major League Soccer. The Texas Rangers Major League Baseball team plays in suburban Arlington.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 997.1 km (385.0 mi). 887.2 km (342.5 mi) of it is land and 110.0 km (42.5 mi) of it is water. The total area is 11.03% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 1,188,580 people, 451,833 households, and 266,581 families residing in the city. The population density is 1,339.7/km (3,469.9/mi). There are 484,117 housing units at an average density of 545.7/km (1,413.3/mi). The racial makeup of the city is 50.83% White, 25.91% African American, 0.54% Native American, 2.70% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 17.24% from other races, and 2.72% from two or more races. 35.55% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 451,833 households out of which 30.3% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 38.8% are married couples living together, 14.9% have a female householder with no husband present, and 41.0% are non-families. 32.9% of all households are made up of individuals and 6.5% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.58 and the average family size is 3.37.

In the city the population is spread out with 26.6% under the age of 18, 11.8% from 18 to 24, 35.3% from 25 to 44, 17.7% from 45 to 64, and 8.6% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 30 years. For every 100 females there are 101.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 100.5 males.

The median income for a household in the city is $37,628, and the median income for a family is $40,921. Males have a median income of $31,149 versus $28,235 for females. The per capita income for the city is $22,183. 17.8% of the population and 14.9% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 25.1% are under the age of 18 and 13.1% are 65 or older.

Dallas has two airports that serve it. Love Field is located in the city limits while Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is between Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas

The City of Dallas homepage is located at: http://www.dallascityhall.com/

Some statistical and historical facts about Dallas:

  • President John F. Kennedy was assassinated on November 22, 1963 in a motorcade traveling south on Elm Street in Dealy Plaza. This event is memorialized by the nearby Kennedy Memorial and by the Sixth Floor Museum in the former school book depository at the corner of Elm and Houston.
  • While working for Texas Instruments, Jack Kilby created the world's first integrated circuit at a Dallas laboratory in September 1958, sparking an electronics revolution that changed the world and created a global market now worth more than $1 trillion a year.
  • Dallas maintains and operates 41 community and neighborhood recreation centers, 232 playgrounds, 173 basketball courts, 112 volleyball courts, 126 play slabs, 258 neighborhood tennis courts, 258 picnic areas, 69 miles of hiking and biking trails, six 18-hole golf courses, two driving ranges, a 100-acre zoo, 260 acres at Fair Park and 477 athletic fields.
  • Dallas holds the highest municipal bond rating among large cities in the United States.
  • KERA Channel 13 is the most watched PBS station in the United States.
  • Fair Park is home to the largest collection of Art Deco architecture in the world.
  • Fair Park also hosts the largest state fair in the country.
  • The new runway and Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport will decrease air congestion throughout the United States approximately 18 to 22 percent (circa 1999).
  • The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School is home to four Nobel Prize winners.
  • Dallas has expanded its Convention Center facilities to over 2 million feet. The Center is now capable of accommodating up to 4 major conventions at one time and provides roof-top helicopter landing facilities.
  • Dallas Area Rapid Transit provides the only light rail service in the Southwest.
  • Dallas offers cultural activities with the world-famous Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center, the Dallas Museum of Art, the IMAX Theater, the African American Museum, and more than 60 cultural activities practically every day.
  • The arts in Dallas adds $500 million to the annual economy and the cultural budget per capita is $7.23.
  • There are many more than 40,000 telecommunication employees in the "Telecom Corridor" housing such companies as Southwestern Bell, AT&T, Alcatel, DSC Communications, Ericsson, Fujitsu, MCI, Northern Telecom, Rockwell, and Sprint. Central Dallas is supported by more than 100 miles of fiber optic cable.
  • According to the Dallas Women's Covenant, there are more than 81,000 women-owned firms in metropolitan Dallas.
  • While many cities across the country are encountering water shortages, the long-term water supply plan developed by Dallas water utilities has ensured that the citizens will have sufficient water supply well through 2050.
  • The MasterCard/Visa idea originated in Dallas when three shopping centers, Preston Forest, Preston Royal, and Preston Center combined to issue PrestoCards to be used at all the shopping centers. Eventually, the concept was purchased and expanded.
  • Dallas naturally has the largest equestrian sculpture in the world: The Mustangs at Las Colinas.
  • Dallas also has the largest Cowboy in the World: Big Tex at the State Fair, a 52-foot-tall inflatable cowboy.
  • Also at the State Fair is the largest Ferris Wheel in the United States.
  • Dallas houses the largest Urban Arts District in the United States.
  • Dallas has more shopping centers per capita and the Dallas-Fort Worth metro has more restaurants per capita than any United States city and metro.
  • The Dallas Public Library includes the largest Children's library center in the United States.
  • Dallas has the world's largest wholesale trade center: Dallas Market Center.
  • Neiman Marcus started on the corner of Elm and Murphy in downtown Dallas.
  • Art collections such as the $20 million Hamon Building collection; the $38 million Reves collection at the Dallas Museum of Art; 400 pieces of Egyptian and Nubian art at the DMA; the African-American Museum of Art; the Museum of Africa, Asia, and The Pacific with rare collections of Indonesian art and textiles; the Museum of Contemporary Art; the Museum of the Americas; the Museum of Europe; the Meadows Museum of Art featuring fifteenth- through twentieth-century Spanish art.
  • Called "...the most beautiful building west of Venice", the Adolphus Hotel became the first hotel ever to be fully air-conditioned (in 1940).
  • The $81.5 million Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center designed by the famous architect I. M. Pei houses the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and the last hand-made Fisk organ actually to be worked on by Mr. Fisk before he died (Opus 101). The Dallas City Hall was also designed by I. M. Pei.


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