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Peter Gorman

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Hard Times

I am Peter Gorman. I have been writing for the Fort Worth Weekly since 2004, not long after I moved from New York City to...

Working Poor

Fort Worth is an extremely wealthy city. We are home to several billionaires, a PGA golf course, several world-class museums, and an internationally renowned...

Heart in the Balance

The Texas Second Court of Appeals recently granted an emergency motion to “stay a ruling that had permitted a Fort worth hospital to disconnect...

North Texas Beer History

The MillerCoors brewery on l-35 brews more than 9 million barrels of beer annually. Depending on which way the wind is blowing, you can...

A Royale Eyesore

The Stratton Royale Apartments have long been a serious problem on East Lancaster Avenue. While the view from the street as you pass the...

Battle of the Clear

Dave Smith, the head distiller at St. George Spirits, is coming to town this week to show off one of his company’s finest concoctions,...

Food Recovery U

Late last Friday afternoon on East Lancaster Avenue, TCU senior Josie Johnson pulled her Hyundai Elantra into the Union Gospel Mission, a nonprofit serving...

Second Chance

Kenneth Evans doesn’t talk with a lot of people. That’s not surprising, given that he recently was released from home confinement after a 24-year...

Hemp Comes to Texas

Well, we’re finally there. Hemp, marijuana’s male counterpart, which does not make you high, was legalized nationally earlier this year. The passage of the...

The Poor People Store

It isn’t Prada or Brooks Brothers, but booth No. 501 — The Poor People Store — over at Doc’s Records and Vintage on Carroll...