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To No One’s Surprise, Whistleblower Gets the Axe

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After numerous impassioned and emotional speeches on his behalf, the Fort Worth school board last night voted 6-3 to fire Joe Palazzolo, the embattled ex- assistant principal and whistleblower at Arlington Heights High School. ...


They Will Rhyme You, Phatzo

Jimmy Fowler
  This week’s ”Music” feature is a profile of former UTA students Gabe Pippen and Alan Nosellot. They’re better known to fans as Hammel and Briso, the incurably Teutonic and fatally sexy techno rappers known as LAZ...



Call For Volunteers – Clean Up Eugene McCray Park

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Clean up time. On Saturday, Oct 30, volunteers will be gathering at the Eugene McCray City Park on the city’s far Southeast Side to begin the massive job of cleaning up the long-neglected park named for the area’s late city...


Beautiful Night for Noshing

Jimmy Fowler
There’s something about friendly people handing out little samples of food at public events that makes me feel like I’m a dainty, picky eater – just trying a little bit of this and a little bit of that. You know the drill...



Dallas Cowboys Important Update

Jeff Prince
Cowboys, Shmowboys — GO RANGERS! After centuries (well, decades) of losing, the Texas Rangers are the odds on favorites to win their very first World Series. Rangers catcher Bengie Molina is guaranteed a World Series ring...


Gasland, Josh Fox In Town Tonight

Jeff Prince
Anyone interested in the gas drilling phenomenon can get an eye-opener tonight at the Gasland screening. Gasland, on HBO’s extended playlist through 2012, nabbed a special jury prize at this year’s Sundance Film Fes...



Palazzolo Files Whistleblower Lawsuit

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In the first round of lawsuits that may be about to hit the district over what he believes are retaliatory actions taken against him for reporting violations of the law at Arlington Heights High School last year, former Heights...


It’s Official: Palazzolo’s Head is on Johnson’s Platter

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At this coming Tuesday night’s school board meeting, Fort Worth schools superintendent Melody Johnson will recommend to the trustees that Joe Palazzolo, former assistant principal and the whistleblower in the Arlington Height...



“Artists Against AIDS” Auction

Jimmy Fowler
Adjust your schedule for an event tomorrow night (October 23) that will be fun and important: The AIDS Outreach Center of Greater Tarrant County presents its 15th Annual ”Artists Against AIDS” Art Auction 7-10pm at the Fort...


Clubhouse Concert Series Closing

Jeff Prince
The irrepressible Joni Beard, whose mantra of “Sit down, shut up, listen” prevailed during shows she promoted, is pulling the plug on the Clubhouse Concert Series after eight years. There wasn’t any one thing ...