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    Denton Public Library encourages all ages to read with annual Winter Reading Resolution program

Denton Public Library encourages all ages to read with annual Winter Reading Resolution program

Denton Public Library has brought back the Winter Reading Resolution program, an online reading tracker designed to strengthen reading habits of Denton citizens in the coming year. The program, which

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    UNT bans TikTok on school networks

UNT bans TikTok on school networks

Starting this semester, the university has blocked the usage of TikTok on all campus networks in order to comply with Gov. Greg Abbott’s December directive that banned TikTok on government

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    North Texas Daily Jan. 26 2023 e-edition

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    Student, professors receive $10K grant for autism research in Latino families

Student, professors receive $10K grant for autism research in Latino families

A university doctoral student and two professors will conduct research on childhood autism intervention in Latino families with a $10,000 Lupe Murchison Foundation grant. Isabel Cunningham, a doctoral student in

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    Longest operating Denton skate shop to close after decade

Longest operating Denton skate shop to close after decade

Denton Skate Supply will close on Dec. 23 due to the store’s landlord deciding not to renew their lease in the building. Brothers and co-owners Crit and Josh Kiley opened

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    Einstein Bros. Bagels grand opening set for spring 2023

Einstein Bros. Bagels grand opening set for spring 2023

The Einstein Bros. Bagels on campus is tentatively scheduled to have its grand opening on Jan. 30. The store began its soft opening phase on Nov. 14, and until winter

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    Denton County debuts self-harm prevention AI developed by Frisco students

Denton County debuts self-harm prevention AI developed by Frisco students

Content warning: The following story includes language related to self-harm and suicide. The Denton County MHMR Center teamed up with two Frisco high schoolers whose artificial intelligence can detect suicidal

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    Professor receives federal funding to train substance misuse recovery professionals

Professor receives federal funding to train substance misuse recovery professionals

Content warning: The following story includes language related to substance use disorders. University social work associate professor Dhrubodhi “Dhru” Mukherjee received $1.865 million in funding for a program to help

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    Court on Campus gives students opportunity to address court violations

Court on Campus gives students opportunity to address court violations

The university hosted its first Court on Campus event on Wednesday in the Senate Chambers, allowing students to clear up municipal court violations and warrants. Denton Municipal Court, Student Legal

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    Frisco Landing to open in spring

Frisco Landing to open in spring

The University of North Texas at Frisco is opening its first permanent building, Frisco Landing, on Jan. 17 Frisco Landing will hold new classrooms and study spaces for students and

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    Alumna  handcrafts  mythical  pottery  while pursuing photography passion

Alumna handcrafts mythical pottery while pursuing photography passion

Local pottery artist and university alumna Stacie Forest has been in the art scene since she pursued photography in high school. She took her love for photography and graduated in

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    Denton brothers hope to extend family ties through new restaurant

Denton brothers hope to extend family ties through new restaurant

Only a few parking spaces remain around the corner of South Elm Street and Maple Street as customers flock inside for dinner at the newly opened Picone. The Italian-American restaurant held

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    North Texas Daily Jan. 26 2023 e-edition

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    Denton Black Film Festival returns to in-person format

Denton Black Film Festival returns to in-person format

The ninth annual Denton Black Film Festival returns this week in a hybrid format. The in-person festival began on Wednesday, Jan. 25, and will end Sunday, Jan. 29, while the

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    Plant-based food truck aims to combat climate change

Plant-based food truck aims to combat climate change

On the corner of Avenue C and Eagle Drive sits a small black food truck, selling burgers and fries that look like what you could get at any other fast

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    Alumna encourages finding creative outlets through artistic small business Cracker Jack Goods

Alumna encourages finding creative outlets through artistic small business Cracker Jack Goods

University alumna and artist Kara Belt once sat shoulder-to-shoulder with her best friend, listening eagerly to her friend’s “Granmom” demonstrate how to embroider as her encouraging nature lights up the

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    Denton-based punk band records first single

Denton-based punk band records first single

The sound of drums and guitar can be heard from the front porch of a student apartment in Denton. Inside, five musicians are practicing in a bedroom-turned-practice room — the

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    6 local opportunities to lend a hand during the holidays

6 local opportunities to lend a hand during the holidays

The winter holiday season is officially upon us. In addition to crossing off loved ones’ wish lists, it can also be the perfect time to get involved in the season

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    Revived Solar Team builds toward 2023 grand prix

Revived Solar Team builds toward 2023 grand prix

Since renewing their status in spring 2022, the university’s Solar Team has recruited new members, sponsors and resources to build a fully solar-powered and street-legal car to race in the

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    Local advocates hold 2nd Trans Pride Fest

Local advocates hold 2nd Trans Pride Fest

Despite the bitter cold and grey overcast that settled over Denton last Friday, it was all warm welcomes and bright lights at Trans Pride Fest 2, which was hosted at

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Sports
    Women’s basketball wins third straight on Moore’s game-winning three

Women’s basketball wins third straight on Moore’s game-winning three

Women’s basketball earned its third straight victory on Saturday, defeating Rice University 69-66. Following a North Texas (9-13, 6-6 Conference USA) timeout with 50 seconds remaining in a tie game,

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    Men’s basketball defeats Rice to continue conference win streak

Men’s basketball defeats Rice to continue conference win streak

Men’s Basketball won its fourth straight conference game in a 74-64 win against Rice University in Houston on Saturday.  North Texas (19-5, 10-3 Conference USA) saw four players score double

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    Men’s basketball defeats Texas-El Paso for third straight win

Men’s basketball defeats Texas-El Paso for third straight win

North Texas won its third straight conference game Saturday night in a 52-42 win over the University of Texas-El Paso.  Three players scored in double digits and senior guard Tylor

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    Men’s basketball wins close contest over Texas-San Antonio

Men’s basketball wins close contest over Texas-San Antonio

Men’s basketball defeated the University of Texas-San Antonio 63-59 Thursday night in a game that came down to the final minutes. The Roadrunners (7-16, 1-10 Conference USA) are ranked last

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    Men’s basketball holds second place halfway through conference season

Men’s basketball holds second place halfway through conference season

Midway through its Conference USA schedule, men’s basketball sits at second as the team looks to take home its fourth-straight conference championship.  Florida Atlantic University is first in C-USA and

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Opinion
    Bodyshaming celebrities can lead to internalized shame

Bodyshaming celebrities can lead to internalized shame

Content warning: The following story contains language related to eating disorders. Since the dawn of the silver screen, actors and actresses have graced movies and television shows with various body

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    Music’s multifaceted benefits create more accessible options for patients

Music’s multifaceted benefits create more accessible options for patients

While many people spend a portion of their day listening to music, most might not realize what may seem like casual background noise for them is an effective therapy tool.

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    Following social media trends discourages individuality

Following social media trends discourages individuality

Visual social media apps like TikTok and Instagram gave people unprecedented access to each other worldwide. For the first time, we’re able to see each other – that is, carefully

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    Long-distance relationships aren’t always doomed to fail

Long-distance relationships aren’t always doomed to fail

When conversing about relationships, concepts that come to mind are romantic activities like handholding, hugging, kissing and cuddling. However, some individuals fail to comprehend how physical touch does not have

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    Letter from the editor: visualizing the future

Letter from the editor: visualizing the future

Being able to serve as editor-in-chief in my ninth semester at the North Texas Daily is truly such an honor. I joined the Daily as a photographer in the spring

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    Car dependency halts potential progress for cities

Car dependency halts potential progress for cities

If you live in a United States city, you likely use cars more than any other mode of transit — and why wouldn’t you? Outside built-up cities like New York,

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    Forcing celebrities out of the closet benefits no one

Forcing celebrities out of the closet benefits no one

18-year-old actor Kit Connor, who starred in the Netflix series Heartstopper, was forced to reveal his sexuality after being accused of queerbaiting through his bisexual character on Oct. 31. While

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    Letter from the editor: A new chapter awaits

Letter from the editor: A new chapter awaits

The future of the North Texas Daily is bright. In the coming months, ntdaily.com will undergo a complete makeover. The redesigned website will reintroduce the Daily‘s e-edition alongside a refreshed

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    You don’t have to finish a book you don’t enjoy

You don’t have to finish a book you don’t enjoy

There can be pressure to finish a book, even if you don’t like it. Yet there’s nothing wrong with giving the novel a rest. Reading is an intimately solitary activity.

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The Dose
    Daily’s Dose #85: 2022 in review

Daily’s Dose #85: 2022 in review

Welcome back to the Daily’s Dose podcast. Join new co-hosts Maddie and Sam for the first episode of the semester, where they rank the best and worst media from 2022.

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    The Daily’s 2023 Grammy Awards forecast

The Daily’s 2023 Grammy Awards forecast

The Grammys will return for a 65th run with its veteran host Trevor Noah on Feb. 5. Following last year’s example, nominees for the top four awards have once again

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    Cost-friendly Valentine’s Day ideas for college couples

Cost-friendly Valentine’s Day ideas for college couples

Being a college student isn’t cheap, which makes holidays all the more stressful. With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, students are bound to stress on what to get their

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    4 new anime to cozy up with this winter

4 new anime to cozy up with this winter

It’s that time of year where many find themselves stuck indoors, avoiding the harsh, cold Texas winter. Those running out of binge-watches are in luck. The latest season of anime

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    Mac DeMarco serves mellow monotony in ‘Five Easy Hot Dogs’

Mac DeMarco serves mellow monotony in ‘Five Easy Hot Dogs’

Mac DeMarco is no one new to the indie music scene. With a decade of experience under his belt, it’s expected for the old dog to have gone through some

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    ‘That ‘90s Show’ fails to stand out in a cycle of spinoffs

‘That ‘90s Show’ fails to stand out in a cycle of spinoffs

Hello again, Wisconsin! Nearly 17 years after “That ‘70s Show” wrapped its final season, the Forman family makes their return in Netflix’s “That ‘90s Show.” While the series aims to

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    ‘Bones and All’ is a coming-of-age horror worth sinking your teeth into

‘Bones and All’ is a coming-of-age horror worth sinking your teeth into

Director Luca Guadagnino, best known for “Call Me By Your Name” and 2018’s “Suspiria,” has crafted yet another gorgeously grim tale.  On paper, Guadagnino’s newest film checks all the boxes

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    ‘Chucky’ season 2 showcases the second coming of killer doll craziness

‘Chucky’ season 2 showcases the second coming of killer doll craziness

Everyone’s favorite killer doll made his way back to prime-time television last year, with season one of “Chucky” taking the horror world by storm. Since 1988, Chucky has sliced his

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    ‘Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery’ peels back layers in brilliant whodunnit

‘Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery’ peels back layers in brilliant whodunnit

In 2019, “Knives Out” became a must-watch for anyone intrigued by great mysteries and even greater ensembles. Sequels demand quality that is consistent, if not a step up from its

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    Photo Gallery:  Hindu YUVA’s Diwali celebration

Photo Gallery: Hindu YUVA’s Diwali celebration

New campus organization Hindu YUVA hosted their first major cultural event, Deepavali Utsav, on Nov. 6. The celebration was held in the Union and open to the campus community. It

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    Photo gallery: Downtown Denton Day of the Dead Festival

Photo gallery: Downtown Denton Day of the Dead Festival

This past weekend, Denton’s Day of the Dead Festival took place on E. Hickory and Industrial Street. The event featured food, vendors and community.

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    Photo gallery: Fall sports recap

Photo gallery: Fall sports recap

Photographers of the North Texas Daily have been covering various sports this fall. This gallery highlights a few of their images.

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    Photo gallery: Welcome back to school

Photo gallery: Welcome back to school

North Texas Daily visuals co-editors Maria Crane and John Anderson hit the ground running during the first week of the fall semester. They captured various events including the Mean Green

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    RECAP: Football falls 48-10 to Southern Methodist

RECAP: Football falls 48-10 to Southern Methodist

Following a conference win over the University of Texas-El Paso last week, football fell to Southern Methodist University by a score of 48-10 Saturday night. “Didn’t execute at all,” head

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    Denton summer in review

Denton summer in review

The North Texas Daily visuals team worked over the summer to capture how the season is celebrated in Denton. They photographed local musicians, school camps, university orientation sessions and groups

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    Denton resident shares passion for pottery through Lalabee Ceramics

Denton resident shares passion for pottery through Lalabee Ceramics

From painting to drawing, 22-year-old Casie Cheek has always been an arts-driven person. However, pottery and ceramic work are where the artist found her true passion. “When I was between

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    Aura Coffee hosts first book signing for university senior

Aura Coffee hosts first book signing for university senior

Creative writing and media arts senior Sydney McClellon said her earliest memory is of her writing. The 22-year-old recalls being in middle school and penning stories in journals she would

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    GALLERY: Pride in North Texas

GALLERY: Pride in North Texas

The North Texas Daily visuals team worked throughout June to capture how North Texas celebrates Pride Month. They photographed Dallas Pride, Every Witch Way Denton’s Over the Rainbow Market, Pridenton’s

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    Denton City Council passes reproductive decisions resolution following rally

Denton City Council passes reproductive decisions resolution following rally

Hundreds of people gathered outside the Denton City Council building on Tuesday at a rally in support of council member Alison Maguire’s Reproductive Decisions resolution. The resolution, which passed in

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