Monthly Archives: April 2014

(From left to right) Ian McEuen, Vanessa Becerra, and Sandra Lopez star in Fort Worth Opera’s production of With Blood, With Ink.

The Healing Arts

Composed by Daniel Crozier with a libretto by Peter Krask, With Blood, With Ink poses a centuries-old question: Can art palliate human tragedy? Many people...
(From left to right) Esteban Juarez, Jonathan Villalobos, and Jorge Armenta comprise one of the only Spanish-language punk bands in town.

Kick Out Los Jams!

When Jonathan Villalobos, lead guitarist and vocalist for Fuera D Servicio, enlisted in the U.S. Marines eight years ago, he never imaged it would...
Mother of mercy, is this the end of Gwen Stacy? Emma Stone hangs by a thread in The Amazing Spider-Man 2.

Turning Point

When I reviewed the reboot of Spider-Man two years ago, I said that while I couldn’t find anything terribly wrong with it, I couldn’t...

Unknown Artist

This story began in winter 2007, when real estate agent John Maloof, a habitué of flea markets and storage auctions, bought a box of...

Laundry Day

There is nothing quiet about the courtroom on the second floor of the Wise County courthouse. The cherrywood floors in the 118-year-old building creak...
The jerk chicken is delicious and only mildly spicy at Stay C’s. Lee Chastain

Stay C’s: Irie Time

It’s a shame Caribbean cuisine is such a rarity here. Jamaican dishes offer an array of flavors as complex as the cultures that have...
Ansel Adams’ “The Tetons - Snake River” is part of the new show at AMA.

Ansel in Arlington

Back in the 1990s, the Arlington Museum of Art was home to exhibitions as bold and innovative as any in North Texas, but after...

Online Reviews Praised Camp Bowie Animal Clinic Until Today

If you were going to take your sick dog to a veterinarian in Fort Worth prior to today, you might have read online reviews...

Tarrant Regional Water District Board To Censure Mary Kelleher?

Board member Mary Kelleher has spent the past year poking and prodding for public documents and insisting on more transparency among her peers at...

NFL Cheerleading Sucks!

If you need a break from being outraged at everything Cliven Bundy says, be outraged at some of the things being alleged in the...