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Viral Photo Of Kids With Guns Not All It Seems

Jeff Prince
Numerous blog sites, including Blotch, printed this photo of two children holding guns at last weekend’s Main Street Arts Festival. The photo of the boy and girl holding rifles accompanied articles about Open Carry Texas ...


Visionary

Visionary Awards Thursday

ANTHONY MARIANI
The place to be this Thursday is Artspace 111 (111 Hampton St., 817-692-3228) for our fourth annual Visionary Awards. Along with the presentation of $500 checks to three outstanding up-and-coming local fine artists –– direc...



THIS PICTURE OF "OPEN CARRY TEXAS" CHILDREN CARRYING GUNS AT MAIN STREET ARTS FESTIVAL WAS PUBLISHED ON THE MERICANS AGAINST THE TEA PARTY WEB SITE.

Arts Festival? Grab An Uzi!

Jeff Prince
Members of Open Carry Texas (OCT) showed up at Main Street Arts Festival on Saturday to parade around with guns. The organization’s website says its mission includes educating Texans about their right to openly carry rifles a...


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Chef Walter Kaufmann Honored by Restaurant Association

Eric Griffey
At its monthly board meeting last week, the Tarrant County chapter of the Texas Restaurant Association honored pioneering chef Walter Kaufmann by naming its very first scholarship after him. The 85-year-old Kaufmann, whose care...



ROD KENNEDY.

Kerrville Folk Festival Founder Rod Kennedy Dead At 84

Jeff Prince
The man who created the Kerrville Folk Festival, the huge and long-running celebration of songwriters, died in hospice care yesterday, according to a report published today in the San Antonio Express-News. Rod Kennedy was 84. &...


WILLIE NELSON BETTER FIND HIS OLD HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL HELMET IF HE PLANS TO POKE HIS HEAD IN THE TEXAS GUBERNATORIAL RACE.

Wendy Davis Uses Icon, Barbecue To Entice Voters

Jeff Prince
Wendy Davis is calling in the big guns in her attempt to become the next governor of Texas. The former Fort Worth city councilwoman and state senator is combining two Texas legends — barbecue and Willie Nelson — to ...



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A&M School of Law Announces “Resolution” for Wesleyan Law Alumni

ERIC GRIFFEY
In Feb., Fort Worth Weekly published a story about how a number of Texas Wesleyan School of Law alumni felt betrayed after the school was sold to Texas A&M University, leaving them with diplomas from a non-existent school. ...


LTLAwards

Tarrant County Live Theatre Awards

JIMMY FOWLER
You always hear about people sacrificing their lives for their art, but what does that mean? “Sacrifice” might be a strong word, but the actors, directors, designers, tech people, administrators, and volunteers who work reg...



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Which Fort Worth Weekly Food Writer Are You?

Chow, Baby
Lists and quizzes aren’t just the province of Buzzfeed anymore. In my column this week, I linked to a Facebook quiz I created that asks the age old question: Which Fort Worth Weekly Food Writer Are you? Since the link is ...


chapel creek blvd

Decisions Decisions

Jeff Prince
The 40 mph speed limit on Chapel Creek Boulevard near I-30 always seemed a little slow for my taste, so it was nice to have an option this morning.