Monthly Archives: June 2012

Whistleblower Settles for $135K

Aracely  Chavez, the whistleblower fired by the Fort Worth schools three years ago will receive $135,000 in "damages and attorney's fees," according to an email...

Fired FWISD Whistleblower Chavez Reinstated

At last night's Fort Worth school board meeting, Aracely Chavez, the former financial department employee who blew the whistle on the failed Tyler Industries...

Adam and Eve and Dino

Fort Worth can look forward to what Dallas already has: A highway billboard ad for a Kentucky “creation science” museum that implies dinosaurs hung...

Movie Seeks 4-Year-Old Twins

If you're a parent of four-year-old twins or know anyone answering to that description, here's some intriguing news. Vicky Boone Casting is currently searching...

Film Shorts

OPENING: The Girl From the Naked Eye (R) Jason Yee stars in this martial-arts flick as a man who takes revenge when the prostitute he...

Night & Day

WED ▪ 13 Movie theaters all over America are offering entertainment besides their regular slate of new films. Cinemark is no exception with its Summer...

Stalking Horse

Big bucks spent in political races don’t always win the day. Just ask Carlos Vasquez. The current school board member recently ran in the...

Killer or Filler?

Keegan McInroe’s A Thousand Dreams As if Fort Worth needed another reminder of just how deep its pool of singer-songwriters is, now comes Keegan McInroe’s...

Food Goes in Here

About a month and a half ago, a woman came into The Boiled Owl Tavern on the Near South Side during my happy hour...

Music Awards Festival Lineup Announced

Next Sunday, folks. That’s right. The 24th. The 10th Annual Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards Festival will feature 48 Fort Worth bands and take...