Monthly Archives: September 2012

Furman (at lecturn) defends herself at last week’s Kennedale school board meeting. Courtesy Kennedale ISD

Elementary Ethics

A handful of pissed-off parents are shaking things up in the Kennedale school district, where a private daycare business run by two district administrators...
Jeanette Korab’s “Versailles”

Gallery

With so much to choose from on Gallery Night (see Night & Day sidebar), we’re giving this space to the new show at Milan...
Lizzy Caplan, Isla Fisher, and Kirsten Dunst tote a trash bag holding a ripped wedding dress around the streets of Manhattan in "Bachelorette."

Bachelorette: Maids of Dishonor

Remember that post-Bridesmaids wave of ill-behaved female humor that I mentioned last week? It reaches high tide this week with Bachelorette, a comedy that...
Zoe Saldana provides Bradley Cooper with some inspiration in The Words.

Hollywood Words

For a film about writers, The Words isn’t particularly well written. Scripted and directed by Brian Klugman and Lee Sternthal, the movie features a...
Robert Hart

Crying ‘bout the Chapel

The contentious meeting was winding down; a church official and architect were wearying after listening to neighbors vent frustrations for an hour. Fort Worth’s...
A little bit of everything goes into Muang LAO’s Veggie Delight. Vishal Malhotra

Get LAO

For many restaurants, the downside of serving pan-Asian fare is that the different ethnicities can become a mediocre blur. The family-owned strip-mall eatery known...
Mike Moffatt’s “Pocket Trouble” is on display at Fringe Gallery.

Street Art

If you needed a reminder that it’s September already, Fall Gallery Night lands this Saturday evening. Many shows are up through next month, but...

Barry Switzer Finally Tries To Hold Somebody Accountable

As a coach, you know you're just a softie with sprinkles when even your players criticize you for not being tough enough. In the mid-1990s,...

Judge Allows Trans-Canada to Take Crawford Land for Keystone Pipeline

An August 22 ruling by a county judge that will allow the Canadian TransCanada corporation to seize land by eminent domain for the controversial...