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Cowboys, Broncos Try to Ruin Football

ANTHONY MARIANI
Everyone’s raving about the Broncos/Cowboys game. How exciting it was. How “entertaining,” to use a word that’s been bandied about zillions of times already, it was. Meh, if scoring touchdowns is the only thing that exc...


Veerle Baetens and band sing Belgian bluegrass in "The Broken Circle Breakdown"

Highlights from the Modern Cinema Festival

Kristian Lin
While you all were watching Gravity this past weekend, I was at Chris Kelly’s Modern Cinema festival. It’s good to have this annual event back, and we can look forward to enjoying it year round now, as the former Star-Teleg...



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Off Asides On Dallas Cowboys vs. Baddass Broncos

Jeff Prince
The best boxing match I ever saw was in 1973 when my cousin Little Johnny fought in the Golden Gloves. He was matched up against a bigger and more experienced fighter, but Little Johnny had a game look on his face as he climbed...


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Want To Win A Cool Prize For Tonight’s Pub Crawl?

Jeff Prince
Nothing rejuvenates a red-bricked road like rosebushes and rosemary, I always say. Actually, I’ve never said that. But I might start saying that soon. Camp Bowie District and Rahr & Sons Brewing Co. is hosting a Fall Craw...



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Tarrant County Gay Pride Parade

JIMMY FOWLER
When we last joined LGBT Pride 2013 in North Texas, a kerfuffle about bare butts had created a fun mini-scandal at Dallas’ annual pride parade. The winners in that cage match between assless-chaps-clad leathermen on floats a...


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Plaque Honors Haltom City Drowning Victim Ally Collins

Jeff Prince
One reason people such as Layla Caraway get so agitated about the Trinity River Vision project is because of its use of flood control money for what amounts to a private development plan with seemingly little focus on flood con...



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Fort Worth Author Jeff Guinn’s “Manson” Book

JIMMY FOWLER
This week’s “Books” page features a review of Manson: The Life and Times of Charles Manson, a fast-paced and insightful non-fiction tale by veteran journalist and Fort Worth-based author Jeff Guinn. The book is refreshing...


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FW Weekly Makes Meteorologist Larry Mowry Sweat

Jeff Prince
KTVT Channel 11 news anchor Tracy Kornet had chief meteorologist Larry Mowry sweating and blushing during yesterday’s broadcast when she pointed out that he was the critic’s choice for Hottest Male Celebrity in Fort...



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The New Big Tex vs. Day in the District

JIMMY FOWLER
The annual Fort Worth Day in the District happens 10am-5pm tomorrow (Sat Sept 28) in the city’s justly famous Cultural Arts District. Ten venues, including the Modern, the Kimbell, and the Museum of Science and History, open ...


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Zebra Mussels Suspected In Lake Worth And Joe Pool

Jeff Prince
The End of Days will apparently boil down to a death match between the cockroach and the zebra mussel. I’d put my money on la cucaracha, but these zebra mussels sound like a tough bunch. And since global warming will pres...