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Rainbow Lounge Raid Leads To City Coffer Raid

Jeff Prince
Weekly staff writer Dan McGraw recently wrote about the Innocence Project and two wrongly convicted men who served long prison sentences because they wouldn’t accept plea bargains. Neither could force themselves to confes...


“Pioneer” Wins at SXSW

Jimmy Fowler
Pioneer, the short film produced by Fort Worth’s James M. Johnston and directed by Texas filmmaker David Patrick Lowery, has won the jury prize for Best Narrative Short at this year’s South by Southwest in Austin. Congrats ...



Fort Worth Circle Artist Kelly Fearing Dead At 92

Jeff Prince
One of the last members of the revered Fort Worth Circle of artists died Sunday in Austin. Kelly Fearing, 92, died of congestive heart failure. Fearing was part of a somewhat eccentric art circle that introduced modernism, surr...


Surprise! FM2865 Beats Chris Zalez at White Elephant

Jeff Prince
Youthful exuberance and a batch of good songs propelled FM2865 Band to the March 29 finals of the Texas Music Showdown with KHYI 95.3 “The Range” host Brett Dillon at the White Elephant Saloon. FM2865  squared off ...



“Star-T”‘s Sad “Exclusive”

Jimmy Fowler
Have you seen the “exclusive,” “one-on-one,” and “revealing” interview with Rick Perry featured on today’s Star-Telegram website? It’s a blog post written by former Star-T reporter Kevin Lyons; he now lives in A...


Drunks Rejoice: Designated Drivers At Your Service

Jeff Prince
Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, or any day for that matter,  involves consuming generous helpings of distilled spirits. And that leads to drunken driving, which leads to arrest and jail, which leads to $10,000 in fines, c...



Jacksboro Highway Caravan Inn Sign A Goner? OMG!

Jeff Prince
The largest and most eye-catching motel sign on Jacksboro Highway might be going away soon.  The Caravan Inn owners are toying with the idea of selling the property to a gas station chain. The recession has taken a toll on the...


Cheesy Does It

Jimmy Fowler
Because even nurses and doctors need to eat unhealthy sometimes, the Messy Cheesy Food Truck has set up its gooey goodies next to the Andrews Women’s Center at Baylor All Saints Hospital, 1614 Mistletoe, FW. Serving times are...



Tsunami Damage A Natural Gas Boon?

Jeff Prince
Jim Cramer, host of CNBC’s “Mad Money,” says the tsunami that hit Japan and damaged several nuclear-powered reactors will be the death knell for nuclear energy and a boon for natural gas in that country. ̶...


Beaver Croons At Impossible Possibilities Run

Jeff Prince
The Impossible Possibilities 3rd Annual St. Patrick’s Day 5K Marathon at Trinity Park enjoyed gorgeous weather, hundreds of registrants, and plenty of tasty live music as proven by this clip of  “One More Song̶...