As a small business ourselves, the Advocate knows that neighborhood small businesses are hurting. We’re helping for the duration of the crisis by building a directory and hosting ads for businesses that need help the most.

  • 6 Oak Cliff coffee shops we love

    Story and photos by Melissa Thrailkill Ten years ago, our neighborhood had one or two local coffee shops. Establishments like Oddfellows and Davis Street Espresso upped the game. And now there are so many rock-star [...]

  • Vegan Tex-Mex coming to Jefferson Boulevard

    Our indulgences are about to be a lot healthier. A vegan Tex-Mex restaurant is coming soon to Jefferson Tower. Casa del Vegano is the new restaurant from the owners of Vegan Food House in Oak [...]

  • Lone Star Donuts turns 50 years old

    Photography by Kathy Tran ntil recently, the best thing 75 cents could buy in Oak Cliff was a pretzel doughnut from Lone Star Donuts. The 70-year-old Oak Cliff [...]