Posts Tagged ‘fort worth’
Dakota Ary

Fort Worth Teen Suspended For Anti-Gay Comments Makes Video

Andrew McLemore
Remember Dakota Ary? He was the teenager disciplined by Western Hills High School last year after a teacher overheard him telling another student that “homosexuality is wrong.” He and his mom filed a lawsuit against...


YEP, THERE'S A LITTLE OF EVERYTHING AMONG THE ARTIFACTS (all photos by jeff prince)

Titanic Artifact Exhibit Opens Saturday

Jeff Prince
Titanic: The Artifact Exhibit debuts Saturday at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, and Blotch got a sneak peek today. The admission is pricey ($26 for adults, $18 for kids over 3), but devotees of the Titanic’...



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Dollar Tacos at Fuzzy’s All Day. Amen.

Jeff Prince
Christmas Shmishmus — the holiday I most anticipate each year is National Taco Day at Fuzzy’s Taco Shop. All of their tacos — fish, shrimp, beef, chicken, pork — are a buck apiece. I visited Fuzzy’...


The golden flying saucers of Flying Saucer. You have to drink 200 beers to get your name up on of these bad boys. COURTESY OF SASHA FATCAT/FLICKR.

Fort Worth’s Flying Saucer Named One of Nation’s Best Bars

Andrew McLemore
GQ Magazine, a well-respected source for all things gratuitous and scantily clad, has named Fort Worth’s Flying Saucer one of the 12 best bars in America. Of course, the photo is of the bar’s old location in “...



The Addams Family is on stage beginning Wednesday at Dallas Fair Park.

Night & Day

KRISTIAN LIN
WED ▪ 3 Appropriately enough for the Halloween season, Dallas Summer Musicals is putting on The Addams Family, the Broadway musical based on the 1960s TV show. A solid hit despite mixed reviews when it premiered in 2010, the ...


Best Of 2012: Getting & Spending

Getting and Spending 2012

FORT WORTH WEEKLY STAFF
Customer Service Readers’ choice: Grapevine Guitar Works, 1689 W NW Hwy, Grapevine Critic’s choice: Ashleigh Keeney, Starbucks, 2600 W 7th St, FW Some managers run their business like a yoga class, speaking in soft tones an...



Fort Worth Skyline. PHOTO COURTESY OF QUESTERMARK

Okie Official: For Urban Renewal, Cowtown Is ‘Already There’

Andrew McLemore
After an Oklahoma city councilman visited Fort Worth in April to check out the city’s progress on redevelopment of its urban core, the city’s officials have decided to study how Cowtown and Charlotte, N.C., managed ...


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Tarrant County Never Convicts Innocents… Except Sometimes

Andrew McLemore
Fort Worth, as many local columnists love to say, is so much better than Dallas. We’ve got bike lanes, great museums and none of that hip-hop “flavor,” as Mayor Betsy Price said in this week’s cover stor...



TOMATO FIGHTERS.

Another Example Of Dallas Sophistication

Jeff Prince
City slickers in Dallas tend to look at Fort Worth as unsophisticated country rubes infatuated with cows and ranches. But even us Cowtown hicks might think twice about wasting hundreds of thousands of pounds of tomatoes in a fo...


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Noisy East Siders Get Chance To Bend Mayor’s Ear

Jeff Prince
Folks on the east side of Fort Worth aren’t shy about speaking their minds. Necessity makes them noisy. Throughout the city’s history, the East Side has been considered the runt of the litter. Forth Worth establishe...