Monthly Archives: July 2013

Paula Zahn To Analyze Arlington Murder Case On TV Show

The Investigation Discovery channel's On The Case With Paula Zahn  is featuring an Arlington murder case on its 9 p.m. Sunday episode. Go to this...
Kevin Buchanan, Steph Buchanan, Mandy Hand, and Aubrey Savage play cheerful, upbeat songs with smart, long sentences.

Literary Deviltry

Some talented bands toil for years in obscurity, playing live shows and recording songs without so much as a nod from the press or...

Help Kickstart DVA’s “Sam Shade” Show

So you’re a North Texas arts supporter who’s been wanting to send some cash to a worthy project or artist. You’ve heard a lot...
A called third strike on José Canseco led to a Cats employee’s demotion. Globe Photos/ZUMAPRESS.com

Bad Call

A called third strike on José Canseco earlier this summer prompted a Fort Worth Cats official to charge onto LaGrave Field, argue the call,...
Cristina de Castro’s Profuso Encanto y Sonido

Gallery

The nation of Colombia declared its independence in July 1810, and to mark the occasion, the Colombian Association of the Metroplex is holding four...
Hugh Jackman battles Japanese ninja warriors in The Wolverine.

Busted Blocks

Last month, Steven Spielberg and George Lucas made waves in the world of cinema by questioning the sustainability of Hollywood’s current economic model. The...
Macaluso’s takes a semi-nontraditional approach to Italian cuisine, as this filet with peppercorn sauce and asparagus clearly shows. Adrien P. Maroney

Improving Macaluso’s

It’s no secret that one food critic’s treasure is another’s trash. Chow, Baby unreservedly disliked Macaluso’s Italian Restaurant ("Crabby," April 24, 2013), though probably...
Ed Ruscha’s “City” at the Amon Carter Museum.

Museum Days

With not so many events going on this midsummer week, it’s a good time to hit some of the museums and see what you’ve...
At Luminant’s Martin Lake plant, eight months of coal waste discharge killed off major portions of the fish in a nearby lake. Jimmy Alford

Dirty Water Under the Bridge

Coal-fired power plants are notorious for their contributions to air pollution in this country, particularly in Texas. They contribute hugely to carbon dioxide and...
“Home to Ithaca,” a collage, depicts Odysseus at the bow of his ship, returning home in triumph.

An American Odyssey

Ancient Greek literature and modern American art seldom collide, let alone appear in the same museum exhibit. Seeing both through an African-American lens is...