Owners Julian Barsotti and Glen Collins join Good Day to talk about their delivery startup called Ritas & Queso. Its success shows just how resilient and creative the restaurant industry can be. More: ritasandqueso.com
We love it when Gary Owen stops by Good Day. But we also love it he gives us a virtual visit. He's back at the Arlington Improv this weekend. More: garyowen.com
Samuel is friendly and easy to get along with. He's also the SPCA of Texas' Pet of the Day and is looking for a new home. Adopt: bit.ly/3fgQRhT
Aurora co-founder Joshua King said the term struggling artist has taken on a new meaning. That's why Aurora is changing from an event to a year-round programming as well as emergency help for artists. The deadline to apply is coming up. More: dallasaurora.com
The Tell It To Tim nation weighs in on sending kids back to school and Kanye West's new Birthday Party.
Even experts in the field of education have questions about what the school year will bring. Dr. Abbie Strunc, an education professor and the chair of teacher education at Texas A&M Texarkana, talks to Good Day about how parents can provide extra support to students who are learning virtually. More: empoweru.tamus.edu/weteachtexas/
Walk where you are. That's the message from Susan G. Komen Greater Fort Worth. It's "More Than Pink" walks will be virtual this year. Executive Director Tracey Boyes explains how it will work. More: KomenGreaterFW.org/Walk
The federal law that is intended to help those severely affected by the coronavirus includes money specifically targeted to veterans. Dr. Keith Harris, a psychologist from the Department of Veterans Affairs, joins Good Day to talk about the specific needs vets have because of COVID-19. More: va.gov/homeless/
Teachers have just as many questions about the start of the school year as parents. But the new safety guidelines issued by the state of Texas offer few answers. Zeph Capo of the Texas American Federation of Teachers joins Good Day to talk about some of the concerns.
Families will soon face a tough choice on how their children will attend school -- in person or virtually. Good Day gets practical advice from Dr. Jeffrey Kahn, the chief of infectious diseases at Children's Health and a professor at UT Southwestern.
Despite the shutdowns and seating restrictions, some restaurant owners are hanging on. But they aren't sure how long they'll be able to do it. Anna Tauzin with the Texas Restaurant Association talks to Good Day about the way the organization is trying to help those in need. More: txrestaurant.org/texas-restaurant-survival-plan
The COVID-19 pandemic has families facing difficult decisions about going back to school -- from preschool all the way to college. Texas Tribune reporter Alana Rocha joins Good Day to talk about the spread of the coronavirus in child care facilities, a test run for Texas Tech and the runoff between M.J. Hegar and State Rep. Royce West of Dallas. More: texastribune.org
Hispanics are significantly more likely to be affected by the coronavirus and there is an effort in Dallas County to address that. Dr. Brian Williams is an advisor to the county on that very issue. He talked to Good Day about how officials are trying to reach those communities and help them stay healthy.
Some parents are losing sleep trying to decide whether their children should return to school or stay at home learning virtually. Michele Towns is a coordinator from the group Plano Moms. She said many of the moms in the group feel like they just don't have enough information to make an educated decision. More: PlanoMoms.com
Big Tex shared some big news -- there will not be a State Fair of Texas this season. Karissa Condoianis joined Good Day to talk about the decision to cancel.
There are several potential coronavirus vaccines in the works around the world with the president promising one very soon. Good Day gets a reality check from one of the world's top coronavirus researchers, Dr. Ben Neuman from Texas A&M Texarkana. He also answers one of the questions many parents have. Should I send my child to school?
Good Day talks to TMZ's Harvey Levin about D.L. Hughley's new book. It sends a serious message to white people about Confederate statues. More: tmz.com
Texas schools will resume STAAR testing this school year even with everything going on with the pandemic. One North Texas superintendent is not thrilled about that announcement. Castleberry ISD Superintendent Dr. John Ramos says districts are still looking for reopening guidance.
Data shows coronavirus hospitalizations in North Texas are up 34 percent in one week and 174 percent compared to the last month. Dr. Trish Perl, an infectious disease specialist at Parkland Health and UT Southwestern, talks about what the data shows and how the virus appears to be spreading.
Live concerts are mostly on hold these days but Texas country singer-songwriter Cory Morrow found another way to connect with fans. He joins Good Day live on what he calls a 'Morrow Monday.'