Monthly Archives: March 2013

Like the veal panache, the flavors are bold and the fare heavy at Alba’s. Tony Robles

Alba’s, Simply

With so many restaurants striving to be sleek and contemporary in their ambience and food, Alba’s Italian Restaurant stands out for its willingness to...
TCU Cellofest runs Thu-Sun.

Sit-Down Strings

In his day job as a music critic, George Bernard Shaw once dismissed the cello as “a bee buzzing in a stone jug,” but...

J.R. Martinez Will Not Seek School Board Re-election

Joe Ralph (J.R.) Martinez said he will not seek re-election for his seat (District 8) on the Fort Worth School District's Board of trustees....

Jesse Holley at the Movies

North Texas sports fans who are no longer anticipating the movie about Josh Hamilton can now count down the days to another sports biopic:...

Homeless People On The Attack Downtown

Fort Worth transformed its downtown from a dark, sullen, Mad Max-type of place in the 1970s and 1980s to the cheery, well-lit, activity-filled fun...

Van Cliburn Finalists Announced

A few hours ago, the Van Cliburn Foundation e-mailed a list of the 30 pianists who have been selected to perform in this summer's...

Texas SkyScreamer: Why Does That Look Fun?

Whatever the opposite of a bucket list is, put the Texas SkyScreamer on mine. Before I die, I hope never to be a victim...

Most Notorious NFL Free Agents Include Three Cowboys

Three Dallas Cowboys players are included on this list of  the 20 "most notorious" free agent signings, according to the brilliant minds at Fox...