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Arlington Needs Another Cool Place

Jeff Prince
This morning’s Star-Tellygram headline practically knocked me out of my seat: Ten Cool Things To See And Do In Arlington. Are there that many? Apparently not. Veteran writer  John Austin has covered A-town for years but ...


“Searching for Sonny”? Here’s a New Clue

Kristian Lin
The word’s out from local filmmaker (and Weekly profilee) Andrew Disney. For the low, low price of $5, you can get a sneak peek at his upcoming movie Searching for Sonny. If you donate to his fund-raising campaign at Kick...



Mining Dad’s Sh*t For Gold Nuggets

Jeff Prince
The success of this twitterer-turned-author must be difficult to take for frustrated, would be writers who could never finish that novel, or, worse, the ones who did and couldn’t get it published. A guy in his late 20s mo...


Musical Magic At Central Market Tonight

Jeff Prince
It’s yin and yang time, peeps. The intense acoustical creations of Doug Burr and the dancing, drinking, good time singalong music of The O’s will mix in the name of merriment tonight at Thursday Night Live. The week...



Stage West Seeks Visual Artists

Jimmy Fowler
For Stage West’s upcoming 32nd season – which runs from October to September, 2011 – the theater company is seeking visual artists to exhibit their work during the run of each show. Paintings, drawings, prints, photos, an...


Iconic Actress Pam Grier Here Friday

Jeff Prince
When it comes to sexy African-American actresses, Pam Grier stands alone. She was Foxy Brown, she was Coffy, and she was one tough black action heroine — something moviegoers had never seen in the 1970s. Blaxploitation fi...



Facebook Got You Jealous?

Jimmy Fowler
Way back in that ancient era known as the ‘90s, a friend told me that she often felt a little jealous after watching the then-megahit NBC sitcom Friends. The reason? The lives of those TV characters rarely appeared boring or ...


Dez Bryant Says No To Roy Williams

Jeff Prince
The Dez Bryant hazing controversy is a tough one to judge. On the one hand, I admire the rookie wide receiver for refusing to be hazed by veteran WR Roy Williams. Hazing is silly in any form, such as among college fraternity pl...



Lochrann’s Inaugural Oysterfest Full of the Fort

Anthony Mariani
Fort Worth will be in the Frisco house on Sat., Sept. 25, for Lochrann’s inaugural Oysterfest. Headliners Rhett Miller (Old 97’s), Bowerbirds, Efterklang (from Denmark), Jukebox the Ghost, Buke and Gass, Via Audio, and Hoor...


FW Guitar Show This Weekend

Jeff Prince
Get your motor running, head out on the highway. Some folks are born to be wild for guitars, and there’s plenty of heavy metal thunder expected at the 9th Annual Fort Worth Guitar Show tomorrow and Sunday at Radisson Hote...