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Eric Griffey

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CBS DFW’s Chris Arnold Caught Plagiarizing

Local sports radio/TV personality Chris Arnold was busted by Jason Lisk of the The Big Lead blog for blatant plagiarism. Arnold, who is also...

Wendy Davis, Joel Burns, and Political Dominoes

Hot on the heels of Wendy Davis’ announcement today at a rally in Haltom City that she will run for governor, Fort Worth city...

Velvet Taco To Take Over Gold Standard Space

Addison-based Front Burner Restaurants has finally confirmed the long-standing rumor that its Velvet Taco restaurant will take over the space currently occupied by The...

Who’s on First?

The tension in the boardroom at the Fort Worth school district headquarters was palpable on a warm night in June. Trustee Ann Sutherland was...

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...

Gold Standard Bar to Close September 15

Gold Standard, we barely knew ya. Today, Brad Hensarling, co-owner of the Gold Standard, announced that the last day the year-old 7th Street tavern will...

North Texas Bronies Meet Up At Six Flags

For those unfamiliar with bronies, they are male fans of the "My Little Pony" cartoon. (Female fans are called bronettes). The North Texas Bronies are...

Peter Gorman Versus The Jungle

In addition to being an award winning journalist and author, Peter Gorman is also quite the adventurer. Every year, the Fort Worth Weekly staff...
At Benbrook Middle School, posters explain how the geothermal system works. Courtesy FWISD

Schooled in Green

From Highway 377, Benbrook Middle School looks out of place. The modern-looking, brown-and-cream-colored structure stands in stark contrast to the cattle pasture across the...

Texas Troubadour Abroad: Barcelona

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...