Community Calendar

Monday, Jun. 30, 2014

Celebrate Independence Day with live music from the All Funk Radio Show, bounce houses, smash car and fireworks from 7-10 p.m. at Big League Dreams, 500 Heritage Parkway South. Admission is free. Free parking and shuttles at Vernon Newsom Stadium, 3700 E. Broad St.

Ritter and Associates celebrates 45 years in business

Wednesday, Jun. 25, 2014

Four generations have worked for the Mansfield real estate firm

Photographer swims away with win

Wednesday, Jun. 25, 2014

Joy Smith Nelson of Mansfield won this week’s My Mansfield Photo Contest with a photo of a mama duck and her flock of chicks. She earns a gift certificate from Our Place Restaurant, and her photo will be on display in downtown Mansfield during the Hot Beats & Cold Brews Concert Series in October.

Author gets to share her story

| |Tuesday, Jun. 24, 2014

Callie Ragon has published five books in the past three years.

Museum seeks information on military

Monday, Jun. 23, 2014

Mansfield Historical Society will be updating their military DVDs this summer. They have a extensive list of enlisted men who fought in the Civil War and World War I, but need help with names of men and women who enlisted in the military, active and retired.

Community Calendar

Monday, Jun. 23, 2014

The city is looking for residents’ input on proposed improvements to Clayton W. Chandler Park at 6 p.m. at City Hall, 1200 E. Broad St.

Winner poses in the bluebonnets

Wednesday, Jun. 18, 2014

Jose Ramirez of Mansfield won this week’s My Mansfield Photo Contest with a photo of Bello in the bluebonnets at Holland Road and Texas 360. He earns a gift certificate from MaryLou’s Sandwich Shoppe, and his photo will be on display in downtown Mansfield during the Hot Beats & Cold Brews Concert Series in October.

Mansfield’s Juneteenth celebration set for Saturday

| |Monday, Jun. 16, 2014

Annual party marks end of slavery in Texas.

Area woman cooks up winning combination

| |Monday, Jun. 16, 2014

Kendra Myers creations range from cinnamon pickles to jalapeno jelly.

Getting our bounce on at Urban Air

| |Monday, Jun. 16, 2014

This article is part of an occasional series, exploring entertaining things to do in Mansfield.