Monthly Archives: October 2011

Fort Magic

From the Ridglea Country Club’s main dining hall emanated the gentle sway of “Moonlight Serenade,” as well-to-do octogenarians slow-danced to the sounds of their...

Chicken Fried Steak Day Hasn’t Caught On Yet

The Texas Legislature designated Oct. 26 as Chicken Fried Steak Day, but it's a holiday that hasn't exactly been embraced by the grease-grubbing public...

Rising at Tollie’s Barbecue

In a comment on the Weekly’s web site, a reader points out that our food critics seem to favor fare light on the red...

You Can/Can’t Go Home Again

As a professional diner-out, I don’t get to go to my old favorite restaurants as often as I’d like — I know, poor me....

Boos

Maybe it’s just us, but it seems like this year offers up more Halloween events than usual, not just in numbers but in variety....

Fort Worth Loses Hockshop Collection

Fort Worth’s most unusual collection of early Texas art has been sold, packed, and trucked to its new home in Houston, leaving the Stockyards...

Gallery

One of the sexiest art shows in a while is Allure & Utility at Artspace 111. Sarah Green’s prints take their cue from old...

FWISD Board: Who is Responsible for $13 Mil Hit to the Budget?

An amendment to approve the addition of 200 Fort Worth ISD teachers that were hired and/or retained on the payroll at a cost of...

“Allure” at Artspace 111

Images of hot celebrities – especially hot women celebrities – are so ubiquitous in our culture, few people pause and ponder the ramifications of marketing...

Tony Romo Pregnant

Tony Romo told a group of Cedar Hill high school kids this morning that his wife's pregnant -- thus proving that he doesn't always...