Monthly Archives: September 2012

The Australian lamb chops with risotto and blueberry chutney are popular at The Wild Mushroom. Lee Chastain

Wild Wild Western

Weatherford’s culinary advances over the past few years now include several white- tablecloth establishments, including the upscale-casual Wild Mushroom Steakhouse and Lounge. The three-year-old...
Corrie Donovan is a featured soloist at the Modern Music Festival.

Music of the Now

Fort Worth’s contemporary classical music scene is in much better shape now than it was 10 years ago. It’s not just the universities and...

Taking The Axe To Arts Funding, City Council Plays Blame Game

Arts lovers once again took to the podium Tuesday in an attempt to dissuade the Fort Worth City Council from cutting $267,000 from arts...

Mother Earth Loves Denton: Magazine Awards ‘Green’ City

The City of Denton, or the "Austin of the North," as its residents love to say, earned a spot on Mother Earth News' annual...

Save the Twinkie!

Much ink has been spilled criticizing Chicago teachers for their strike. Not nearly enough attention has been paid to another evil, selfish union right...

Off Asides On Dallas Cowboys vs. Seattle And The Curse

Forget sleepless, the Dallas Cowboys were addled, embattled, and rattled in Seattle. Worse, quarterback Tony Romo was re-cursed. The Seahawks made Alfred Hitchcock proud as they...

Rahr: “Official” Beer of Your Dallas Cowboys

I don’t know if Dallas has a brewery. I don’t spend any time there and don’t have any reason to follow Dallas-centric food/spirits journalism....

BREAKING NEWS: Grand jury indicts SMU student on rape charge

Editor’s note: Fort Worth Weekly has reported several times over the last several years about controversies regarding the reporting and handling of crime on...

Live Oak to Work With Spune?

More changes are afoot at The Live Oak Music Hall & Lounge, the plush venue/bar/restaurant that recently opened on the Near Southside. A month ago,...

You’re an Imbecile, Sam Bacile

Let's say I find myself a really long, sharp stick. Let's say I take that stick and go poking an elephant with it repeatedly....