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Celebration of Frank Stella in Fort Worth, Texas

Posted on September 16th, 2016
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Here at Martin Oaks Cemetery & Crematory in Lewisville, Texas, our prime focus is appropriate final disposition. The funeral directors who work with us offer affordable cremation, burial, as well as any type of memorial service the clients’ requests. We are proud to serve the Dallas/Fort Worth area – and also proud of the many […]

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Salute to Telluride Film Festival

Posted on August 26th, 2016
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                  There is no way to adequately describe the sublime beauty of Telluride, Colorado — nor is there a way to capture the exciting vibe of its annual film festival which starts next week. The city itself sits in a box canyon at an altitude of 8,750 feet […]

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Phantom of the Opera Continues its Run

Posted on August 22nd, 2016
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On the evening of January 19, 1988, I was lucky enough to obtain a ticket to the tenth preview performance of Phantom of the Opera at the Majestic Theater in New York. The Majestic is a venerable setting that opened in 1927 — it has more than 1,600 seats, one of Broadway’s largest venues. Through […]

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In the Footsteps of Movie Locations

Posted on August 19th, 2016
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While traveling for business and/or pleasure I have always made it a practice to visit locations where well known movies were filmed. It is interesting to see a filming location, and then compare it to what is shown on the big screen. The above photo is the house where the 1991 version of Father of […]

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Man’s Best Friend

Posted on August 17th, 2016
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Martin Oaks does not perform pet cremations: we do however have information about pet cremation experts in the area, just give us a call and we will be glad to assist you! Here at Martin Oaks we all have a love for pets; today I would like to share some thoughts with you about our four-legged friends. […]

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