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Kays Willing and the Water Don’t Rise

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At the press conference held this week at the swank Trinity River Vision offices downtown, the big players were there to hear all about the wonders of flood control and how the cost is now up to $576 million to dam the river an...


Hearing? What Hearing?

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Monday night’s hearing before the city’s gas drilling task force turned out more than 100 people, and turned the flame even higher on all the issues surrounding that industry and the city’s treatment of it.



Hearing? What Hearing?

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Monday night’s hearing before the city’s gas drilling task force turned out more than 100 people, and turned the flame even higher on all the issues surrounding that industry and the city’s treatment of it. Bu...


Caffeine Shakes

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Mega-retailer Starbucks’ decision to close some Fort Worth locations is causing howls in Arlington Heights – to the point that locals interceded with a landlord to get their favorite java joint a break on the rent.



Caffeine Shakes

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Mega-retailer Starbucks’ decision to close some Fort Worth locations is causing howls in Arlington Heights – to the point that locals interceded with a landlord to get their favorite java joint a break on the rent.


Impeachable Coverage

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Since Grayson Harper‘s city hall campaign has kind of made the Bush & Cheney impeachment effort a local issue (like it wasn’t already), Static took special note last week of something missing from the pages of m...



Impeachable Coverage

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Since Grayson Harper’s city hall campaign has kind of made the Bush & Cheney impeachment effort a local issue (like it wasn’t already), Static took special note last week of something missing from the pages of ...


Carswell Goes National

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Static has been amazed – make that appalled – for years that the Weekly’s continuing revelations about the horrors of the women’s federal prison hospital at Carswell have not produced any official invest...



Bad Puppy

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Those folks at Chesapeake Energy are so thoughty. Realizing that kids dragged to public hearings about the Barnett Shale could get bored and fussy, the drilling company has come up with its latest public service – a color...


You Need Us (Sob)

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Put down the video game for a minute and take that thing out of your ear. Do you reaaallly want to know why you should read a newspaper, why you should spend your nickels and dimes (via our advertisers) to support us and our po...