Tanglewood Vandals Video

Eric Griffey
Over the past few weeks vandals have been wreaking havoc in the Tanglewood, Mistletoe Heights, Berkeley, and Westcliff areas. They’ve stolen license plates, egged houses, damaged property, broken patio furniture, and dump...

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R.I.P., Robin Williams

Kristian Lin
I was at the advance screening of The Giver last night that featured red-carpet interviews with the film’s stars, and Jeff Bridges burst into tears as he mentioned a dear friend he had lost. That was how I learned that Ro...


Visual Artist Open Call at Stage West

The venerable Fort Worth theater company Stage West is now accepting digital portfolio submissions from visual artists who’d like to display their works inside the lobby and dining area of the theater during its upcoming 36th...

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Nanu Nanu, Bye Bye Robin Williams

Jeff Prince
Robin Williams splashed colorfully — literally — into pop culture in 1978 as Mork, wearing a bright red alien suit with a silver upside-down triangle on front. Once he met Mindy and became acclimated to his Earthly ...


Where’s Johnson Street?

Jeff Prince
First off, let me go on record saying I am against creeps driving into neighborhoods and flashing innocent victims who are walking down the street minding their own business. And this suspect in Arlington and Mansfield deserves...

The li'l Stooge band will kick out the jams Saturday at the Shine in Arlington.

Top 5 Shows

Editor’s note: The following are in addition to Exit 380’s vinyl release at House of Blues Friday and Stumptone’s last full-band show of the summer tonight (Thursday) at Lola’s Saloon. 1.) The last time Stoogeaphilia pe...


Frisco New Front in Cupcake Crisis

Like many adults, I mostly skimmed this week’s report about Frisco ISD officially “discouraging” cupcakes and other junky sweets at classroom parties during the new school year. “Another nail in the coffin of childhood...


Texas Art Collector Show Comes To Fort Worth

Jeff Prince
If your home is just one nice painting away from being featured on the cover of Better Homes and Gardens, now’s your chance. My home will never be on the cover of any magazine (unless they have one called Passable Homes ...

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Cliburn Amateur Piano Video Contest Is On

Kristian Lin
It’s time once again for the Van Cliburn Amateur Piano Video Contest. The videos went up a few days ago, so now until August 15, you can watch amateur pianists over the age of 35 perform piano music online and vote for yo...

Memorials are planned for Justin Elliot (left) and Leonard Belota.

Memorials for Leonard Belota, Justin Elliot

The North Texas scene recently lost two talented musicians. On Sunday, July 27, Leonard Belota, a jazz trumpeter who toured with the Stax Records band, according to local jazz luminary Johnny Case, died at home under hospice ca...