Monthly Archives: February 2012

Killin’ ’em Softly

Killa MC and about a half-dozen other Fort Worth rappers huddled around a table at a local coffee shop about a year and a...

Peace Talks in the Parking War

There’s no question the West 7th Street corridor is booming. The growth of the mixed-use entertainment-and-residential district has been a major factor in Fort...

Spaceway Productions Phones Home

Fort Worth producer Will Hunt has never really been a homer. Of his numerous projects, only a handful have Fort Worth roots....

Gallery

Modern ruined, thick and wordy isn’t just a one-evening exhibit of mixed-media work by Frank Artsmarter. It’s also a showcase for its venue, a...

Big Miracle: Fish Story

Last fall we saw the release of Steven Soderbergh’s Contagion, a terrific thriller that took in a single event (a global pandemic) from the...

A New Curve

One of my early newspaper assignments was to stand on a median on McCart Avenue in south Fort Worth and note the number of...

Momma Mia!

Passersby on Belknap Street may look at Momma Mia’s aged outer brickwork and shrug the joint off as just another cheap Italian bistro knockoff...

Safe Harbor

Le Havre made the honorable mention section of the Weekly’s list of the best movies of 2011, but only now can Fort Worth audiences...

Pretty As A Picture

Local environmental activist Don Young lives across the street from Tandy Hills Natural Area in East Fort Worth. The prairie park is a lovely...

Cowtown Tubby Alert

I finally figured out why losing weight and staying fit is so difficult -- I was born and raised in Fort Worth, and this...