Monthly Archives: June 2013

School Board Will Consider Censuring Ann Sutherland

At tomorrow's Fort Worth school board meeting her fellow trustees will consider censuring Ann Sutherland. Sutherland said in an email Monday that she believes the...

Love Shack on Bluebonnet Circle to Close

Tim Love's burger empire has been reduced by one. About a year after closing his Love Shack in the West 7th area, a statement...

MAFter-Parties Tonight

It’s the mooost wonderful tiiime of the yeeeaar. As part of Fort Worth Weekly’s 11th Annual Music Awards Festival 4-10 p.m. today (Sunday), 48 of...

Anti-Abortion? Nah, More Like “Pro-Coat Hanger”

A historic and deceitful bid by Texas’ fringiest right-wing lawmakers (i.e., Republicans) to shut down the state’s legal, licensed abortion providers was met with...

School Board Executive Session Leaked (Update)

A recording of the executive session of last Monday’s special school board meeting was leaked…by the school district. An hour-long recording of the school...

Texas Troubadour Abroad: Trieste, Italy

My name is Keegan McInroe, and I am a singer-songwriter from Lubbock who’s been living in Fort Worth off and on since 2001, when...

Tarrant County Commissioner Roy Brooks Feels Becky Oliver’s Bite

Becky Oliver has the most annoying delivery of any TV newsperson in the history of foreverness. But she makes for some interesting newscasts. A tipster...

R.I.P., James Gandolfini

When I heard that James Gandolfini passed away yesterday, I didn't think about his performance as Tony Soprano. I thought about a much earlier...

Group f.8: Deserts, Seas, and Journeys Opens Saturday

Back in 2000, when boy bands roamed the earth and people were stocking up on Twinkies in preparation for Y2K, renowned local installation artist...

The USA Soccer Ladder (June 2013)

Remember 2012, when USA’s men’s soccer team lost its opening match in the final round of World Cup qualifying and reports were circulating that...