Archive for November, 2014

Dansby’s It

betty.brink
To no one’s surprise, the Fort Worth school board tonight gave interim school superintendent Walter Dansby the job permenantly and wrote him into the history books.  He is the first African American to hold the job.  ...


“Sea Dogs” at Military Museum

Jimmy Fowler
Attention, maggots! If you love a good war story, you should check out “Sea Dogs and Devil Dogs: Stories of the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marines” currently on display at The Military Museum of Fort Worth (712 Dorothy Ln & W 7...



35 Denton Adds Fort Worth Artists

Anthony Mariani
The super-hip indie-music festival 35 Denton (March 8-11, Denton) has added to its list of artists from all over 82 North Texas artists, including several from yon town of cow. Fort Worth artists chosen to perform include kille...


Photos of Montgomery Plaza Wreckers

Anthony Mariani
This past weekend, more than 100 vehicles were towed for illegally parking in Montgomery Plaza (“Wreckers Haul Away Dozens from Montgomery Plaza ,” Blotch, Monday, Jan. 16). 7th Haven owner Jimmy Moore captured some of the ...



Wreckers Haul Away Dozens from Montgomery Plaza

Anthony Mariani
On Friday and Saturday nights, sources say, more than 100 cars were towed from Montgomery Plaza’s parking lot for illegal parking. For years, visitors to the dozens of nearby bars and bar/restaurants in the West 7th Street co...


Eminem Won’t Rap Romo

Jeff Prince
Rapper Eminem is a Detroit native but his hometown NFL team has sucked so badly for so long that over the years he became a Dallas Cowboys fan. Kind of ironic, yes? Now he loves two teams that regularly rip the hearts from the ...



Dansby?

betty.brink
Yesterday the Fort Worth school board narrowed its search for a new superintendent to one candidate. While the board is playing it close to the vest by not releasing the name of the lucky pick, those close to the process believ...


John Wayne: “Lone Star” Films

Jimmy Fowler
This Sunday (Jan 15) at 2pm, the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History will screen the 1934 movie Randy Rides Alone as part of its John Wayne: Lone Star Westerns film series. The main thing you need to know is that veteran ...



Eat More Donkey

Jeff Prince
More and more donkeys are wandering loose as their owners set them free rather than pay to feed them or euthanize them, according to today’s Dallas Morning News. The vicious cycles goes like this: the drought kills vegeta...


Only You Can Prevent Budget Fires

Jeff Prince
Remember last year when a record drought and devastating wildfires ravaged the countryside? Well, apparently that’s not good for parks. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department budget is battered and officials are seeking ...