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Latest From Cover
Illustration by David Owens.

Court Doc

A family accuses an Eastside physician of malpractice. Others think he’s a blessing.
Madison Wilson
Diane Rimert wasn’t a great mother. Being great isn’t necessarily easy while battling mental illness. Rimert was bipolar. On good days, she would take her twin sons fishing in Montana, moments that the now-adults cherish. O...
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Latest From Blotch
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Sports Rush: Mavs Gotta Do What Exactly?

Rush Olson
The Dallas Mavericks head into the free agency season coming off a playoff season. They played a gutty series against an exceptionally talented Oklahoma City team while shorthanded. For some rosters, that might lead an optimist...
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Latest From Metro
TCU Center for Urban Studies directors Sean Crotty (left) and Kyle Walker are using academic research to positively impact Fort Worth residents and local nonprofits. Photo by Ryan Burger.

Community Driven Research

TCU’s Center for Urban Studies puts academic findings into action.
Edward Brown
TCU’s professors frequently conduct research that would be of value to the community. Mapping demographic trends, predicting child abuse rates, and measuring the potential impact of smoking bans in Fort Worth are just a few o...
(From left to right) Jim Forrester, Susan Urshel, Ben Davis, Ann Stahl, and Sabine Renz helped their neighborhood get the building they think they deserve. Photo by Madelyn Edwards.
Bernie supporters gather in Dallas at CWA UNION HALL. Photo courtesy of Timothy Meagher.
The concrete recycling plant planned for the East Side appears to be a dead deal for now. Photo by Jesse Brackeen.
 
Latest From Music Feature
Ronnie Heart closed out Day 1 of MAF’16. Photo by Vishal Malhotra.

MAF’16 Wrap-Up

This year’s version of our annual shindig was a two-day eargasm.
Eric Griffey
I started to relax a little bit on Saturday night, as Ronnie Heart slinked, popped, and locked across the stage at Shipping & Receiving Bar like that cartoon cat from Paula Abdul’s “Opposites Attract” video. The sprig...
Case: “I never went into music to make a lot of money.”
Joe Savage
McGlathery: “ ... It just makes sense for us to help each other out.”
 
Latest From Static
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Redbud Feng Shui

Static
Driving along East 1st Street and Randol Mill Road these days is part reality, part fantasy for longtime East Side commercial realtor Jerry Barton. The reality lies in seeing dozens of young trees freshly planted alongside road...
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Latest From Last Call
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From Danny’s to Applebee’s

Steve Steward
The good news: I’m taking a vacation from writing this thing for a couple weeks, in part because I need to give my liver a breather. I also need to rejuvenate my fervor for finding what the inside of sketchy bars looks like. ...
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Latest From Hearsay
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Welcome Home, Leon

HearSay
Got to give credit to Leon Bridges’ people. His message is –– like his coiffure –– on point. For about a year now, we’ve been watching the young soul sensation knock ’em dead on huge stages and have been reading a...
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Latest From Stage
Curtis Raymond Shideler, Bob Hess, Ben Phillips, and Jerry Downey hammer out artistic differences in Circle Theatre’s Don’t Talk to the Actors.

I’ve Been Played

Real talent is wasted on fake wit in Circle Theatre’s backstage comedy Don’t Talk to the Actors.
Kristian Lin
Oh, goody. Another play satirizing the world of the theatuh and the pretensions of the brilliant egomaniacs and thin-skinned artisans who inhabit it. If you’re going to tread this well-worn ground, you’d better bring someth...
Alexandra Farber and Jiyan Dai danced the pas de deux with beautiful, gentle lines.
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Latest From Eats
Nha Trang’s Bun Thit Nuong Cha Gio was on point. Photo by Lee Chastain.

Vietnamese 101

Nha Trang is a welcome addition to West Magnolia Avenue’s restaurant row.
LAUREN PHILLIPS
There was a time when you’d have to drive out to the suburbs to get good Vietnamese food, but that’s thankfully no longer the case. Enough of us have warmed up to the (admittedly tamed) flavors of Southeast Asia that a rest...
The beef on the alambres was exceptionally tender. Photo by Lee Chastain.
Papa’s Smokehouse and Cantina offers Tex-Mex and barbecue — or both. Photo by Lee Chastain.
Ahi Poke Bowl serves immaculately fresh seafood. Photo by Lee Chastain.
 
Latest From Chow, Baby
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Trailer Park’s New Truck

Chow, Baby
Remember when food trucks were novel? It wasn’t that long ago that every newspaper and glossy brag-rag in town was all over the craze. Now it seems silly, but until about 10 years ago, only roach coaches sold food out of a tr...
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Latest From Film Reviews
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Film Shorts

Kristian Lin
OPENING Buddymoon (NR) David Giuntoli stars in this comedy as a man who gets dumped by his fiancée days before their wedding and goes hiking through the Oregon mountains with his best man (Flula Borg). Also with Claire Coffee....
Daniel Radcliffe is dead while Paul Dano looks for phone service in Swiss Army Man.
Mark Rylance and Ruby Barnhill make an unlikely pair of friends in "The BFG."
Elle Fanning’s not dead, merely posing for a photo shoot in The Neon Demon.
 
Latest From Film Shorts
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Film Shorts

Fort Worth Weekly
OPENING The Duel (R) Liam Hemsworth stars in this Western as a Texas Ranger investigating a series of unexplained deaths in a small town. Also with Woody Harrelson, Alice Braga, Emory Cohen, William Sadler, Christopher Berry, a...
Raiders! The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made.
Dheepan (R) (Opens Friday in Dallas)
How to Let Go of the World and Love All the Things Climate Can’t Change
 
Latest From Arts
Dan Lam uses a cake frosting squirter to apply the tiny horns to her sculptures. Photo by Jeff Prince.

Miley’s Muse

Artist Dan Lam’s colorful drip art to be exhibited in Fort Worth.
Jeff Prince
Dan Lam didn’t break Instagram after she began posting photos of her colorful and unique drip sculptures last summer. Fewer than 1,000 people followed her back then. But the 28-year-old artist kept posting pictures, and her b...
Curtis Raymond Shideler, Bob Hess, Ben Phillips, and Jerry Downey hammer out artistic differences in Circle Theatre’s Don’t Talk to the Actors.
Straight Razor Steve’s ‘65 Chevy C10 will be on display Saturday. Photo by ROWAN LEHR.
Maier captured a time and place (Chicago) that revealed universal truths.
 
Latest From Gallery
Jun Kaneko’s “Hawaiian Drawing d95-37”

Gallery

Fort Worth Weekly
The secondary market in art is defined as any piece that was previously sold either because the original owner died or got tired of the work and decided to sell a piece when its market value was highest. William Campbell’s ne...
Trey Wright’s “Class Portrait”
Charles Gray’s “Untitled”
Richard Thompson’s “Painter’s Farm #7”
 
Latest From Listen Up
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Siberian Traps’ Stray Dogs

Steve Steward
I don’t want to say that Siberian Traps have finally found their sound, because that would suggest that the five-piece’s previous material, watermarked by the countrified twang frontman Seth Reeves inherited from his stint ...
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