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Peter Gorman

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Back Into the Shadows

  You probably have never heard of Jean Carlos Jiménez-Joseph, a 27-year-old Panamanian who killed himself on May 15. He hanged himself while in solitary confinement...

Fort Worth’s Dakota Pipeline

Eastsiders and West Arlingtonians are gearing up for their own version of the Dakota Access Pipeline fight. Blue Stone Natural Resources, the ninth-largest natural gas...

Saving Water, a Drop at a Time

North Texas has suffered its share of draught in recent years, and municipal water utilities in the region have been desperately trying to bring...

Flight of Fancy

In North Fort Worth, past the Stockyards and just a couple of blocks off Main Street, on Ross Avenue, there’s a small museum on...

No Family Left Behind

Family detention facilities are not childcare centers. That was the decision handed down on Friday by State District Judge Karin Crump in a case...

Arlington Heights Flooding too Costly?

Pocket parks, retention ponds, and underground floodwater containers are just three of the solutions being utilized by Fort Worth to mitigate the problem with...

Project SAFeR

It’s not a subject easily discussed, and it affects such a small portion of the population that most people don’t know it exists. But...

National Night Out

In Texas, National Night Out, a long-standing tradition in which communities and police promote neighborhood camaraderie, is celebrated on the first Tuesday of October....

Private Hells

A scathing early-August report by the Office of the Inspector General on the quality-of-inmate-life in private prisons led to a very quick decision by...

Best Root to Mexico

I wasn’t quite sure what I’d run into when I recently took off from Joshua in a rental car with my former wife, Chepa,...