Monthly Archives: January 2013

HEB Schools Mean Business

Looking for signs of progress? Look no further than the Hurst-Euless-Bedford Independent School District. The suddenly forward-thinking District introduced Hindi, the official language of...
Zero Dark Thirty opens Friday in Dallas.

Film Shorts

OPENING: Zero Dark Thirty (R) Kathryn Bigelow’s thriller about the manhunt for Osama bin Laden. Starring Jessica Chastain, Jason Clarke, Jennifer Ehle, Kyle Chandler, Mark...

Night & Day

THU ▪ 3 Unfamiliar theatergoers will find the stage musical version of Footloose to be a different animal from either the original 1983 film...

Brink Blossoms

Longtime Fort Worth Weekly writer Betty Brink’s name and spirit will live on in an urban garden — and in apple pies and plum...

Drive-Thru Resolutions

Even though we’re only a few days into the new year, I imagine more than a few people have already given up on their...
Courtesy Lucile's Facebook

They Also Serve Who Say They’re Sorry

Either service is getting to be a lost art, or I’m way too picky. Having spent the better part of a decade in the...
Siberian Traps keep on gigging and recording.

Not Trap’d

Seth Reeves does a near-flawless impersonation of former President George W. Bush. The secret to the imitation, said the frontman to Fort Worth alt-country...
Ashford: “... Putting them behind closed doors would have been disastrous.” Jeff Prince

Trusting City Hall

When the Fort Worth City Council approved major changes in the city’s ethics ordinance recently, it put the city in a different camp than...
Fungi Girls, The Longshots, War Party, SpiderFriends, and Siberian Traps are just some of the local underground bands to contribute to the inaugural compilation album by Lo-Life Recordings and Dreamy Soundz Records, Group Therapy Vol. 1.

So Dreamy

One Sunday in November, The Where House on the Near Southside opened its doors to some of the best bands in North Texas’ underground...

HIV Infection as Aggravated Assault? It’s Complicated

Tarrant County courts aren’t earning a stellar reputation when it comes to handling complex consensual sex cases. Last year there was the Kennedale High School...