Monthly Archives: August 2013

Alessandro Deljavan’s wonderful performance probably had ’13 Cliburn jurors wondering why they didn’t send him to the finals.

Red Stars

In a tribute to the late Van Cliburn, the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra turned its annual pre-season festival into a three-day all-Russian extravaganza last...

Fast Food Workers Strike in North Texas

Not so long ago, when fast food employees complained about their ungodly low pay, the sneery response was: “Well, then, why don’t you go...

School District Bond Package To Be Explained at Town Hall Meetings

The Fort Worth School District released a schedule of town hall meetings to discuss the particulars of the $489 million Capital Improvement Program that...
Closed Circuit now playing.

Film Shorts

OPENING: Closed Circuit (R) Eric Bana and Rebecca Hall star in this thriller as exes who find themselves under government surveillance when they become defense...
The Audience will be broadcast Wednesday at 2pm & 7pm at Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

Night & Day

WED ▪ 28 Helen Mirren and Peter Morgan just can’t stay away from Queen Elizabeth II. The star and screenwriter of the 2006 film The...

The Bungalow Connection

I love coincidences. Even if you think of them as the random convergence of completely unrelated trajectories, they’re still pretty cool. I thought about...

August Angst

I’m outside my portable classroom with my brand-spanking-new students to review the material we’ve just gone over. It’s a good lesson, creative, because it...

Parsing That Extra Year

Tarrant Regional Water District board member Jim Lane doesn’t believe in politicians granting themselves extra time on their terms without voter approval. That’s why...

Cowtown Marathon Hopes To Lasso Votes For CALF Program

Hey, everybody, Atlanta is kicking our butts. A national health campaign named 33 finalists for a $30,000 prize, and The Cowtown Marathon CALF Program is...
Courtesy Facebook

Clueless in Cowtown

Chow, Baby expects, in the future, to make the new brewpub on Magnolia Avenue one of its homes away from home. Craft brews, inventive...