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Hands-On Customer Service

The Wal-Mart near Eastchase Parkway in East Fort Worth is gaining a reputation that might require a name change. Hmm, how’s Hell-Mart sound? Customers keep...

What’s Arabic for

It was a small but noisy send-off down near Houston last week for the Bushies' favorite evil empire, Halliburton, the only winner in the...

Autos for Art’s Sake

Several weeks ago, the Frisbee players and sun-worshippers and dog-walkers who normally take advantage of the big lawn just west of the Kimbell Art...

Victims of the Registry

When Allen and his girlfriend moved into their Austin-area house, a woman down the street passed out fliers warning neighbors that a monster had...

Don’t Tell it to This Marine

Once the stuff gets on you, it’s hard to get off. The “stuff” is tar sands bitumen, the hydrocarbon that TransCanada is working on...

Occupied Lives

From her home in East Jerusalem, Tanya Habjouqa occasionally hears warning sirens wailing. The Jordanian-born photographer and writer with strong Fort Worth roots is...

Weapons of Mass Exploitation

Prior to the U.S. invasion of Iraq in March 2003, there was frenzied talk about WMDs — weapons of mass destruction. When it was...

Portraits With Strangers

On a quiet Friday morning at the Mud House Cafe on Cherokee Street in St. Louis, I stared outside at streets still wet from...
Lola meets Hermione, one of two hens that she and her mom now rent. Lee Chastain

Better Hens and Gardens

Cowtown might become known as Chicken Town if Beverly Thomas keeps working at her current pace. Her Weatherford-based business, 2 Buck Cluck, is gaining...

Keys to Chaos

The November morning began routinely enough. Brad Laffoon drove from his Alvarado home to Arlington, where he was renovating a condominium he had purchased...