Monthly Archives: December 2013

Carmen Miranda is the subject of Artes de la Rosa’s new show.

Miranda Blossoms

Rose Marine Theater is usually a place for Spanish- or Spanglish-language entertainment, but for this weekend only, it’s going Portuguese. The subject of Artes...
“Pomegranate Grouping” nicely embodies Ivey’s abstract realism. Courtesy David Wharton

Carol Ivey’s Illuminations

Fort Worth painter Carol Ivey knows exactly when she fell in love with natural light. In the early 1980s, she was awarded an arts...

Jubilee’s Holiday Bake Sale Rescheduled

Mother Nature –– in collaboration with Jack Frost and, possibly, Climate Change Multinational, Inc. –– can down our power lines, fell our tree branches,...

Off Asides On Dallas Cowboys vs Chicago Bears, Mike Ditka

In today's column I will attempt to avoid using cliches or pat phrases. There was no snow at last night's Cowboys-Bears game on Monday Night...

Mayors Push For Parks Funding

Tomorrow, seven mayors from around the country, including Fort Worth mayor Betsy Price, will launch a bi-partisan effort to push for more funding of...

Is USA in World Cup’s Group of Death?

Everybody seems to think so. The draw happened in Bahia, Brazil this morning, and the Ping-Pong balls did not fall kindly for USA, as...
Ken O’Toole’s “Inner City”

Gallery

Ken O’Toole’s attractive abstract digital prints will be on display for this weekend only at Rebecca Low Sculptural Metal Gallery. There will be light...

Violent Mom Attack the Stuff of Middle School Legend

Local TV newscasts really ought to use more eyewitness testimony from 11-year-olds in their stories, especially if those sixth graders are as deadpan funny...

Local Musicians’ Gear Stolen

Yesterday, Channel 8 reported several local musos got their equipment stolen. Musicians Sammy Fox, Band McGraw, and Heather Elles told the TV news reporter...

CBS 11 News Cuts Off Kratom Comments

Fort Worth Weekly's recent story on kratom perked up readers -- 26 commented on the story and several hundred clicked the "like" button. (I...