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Leave Their Names Out

Our Nov. 8 cover story, "Leaving Johnson County," caused a flurry of responses. To mix a metaphor, it seems as though writer Peter Gorman...

Soaking the Citizenry

That mother of all boondoggles, the Trinity River Vision, has added another "Trinity River (fill in the blanks)" item to its growing maze of...

TiVO is Life

It was a dark and stormy night, and it sucked a big one. Last Sunday, the sky lit up like the crowd at a...

Concrete Olive Branch

Regular readers are familiar with the battle between rich and poor in Woodhaven, a neighborhood with gorgeous houses and a country club butted up...

Long Route to a ShortcutLong Route to a Shortcut

Six years ago, some Fort Worth city staffers helped cobble together the Fort Worth Bicycle Blueprint, a plan to build 300 miles of bike...

Turn on the Lights …

The voice coming from the tall man with the oft-broken nose was unmistakable to anyone who watched Monday Night Football during the 1970s: "I'm...

Is Our Children Getting Screwed

If it weren't so dreadful for the nation's schools, Static would crow over the recently released audit of the billion-dollar Reading First initiative, part...

You Read It … Where?

Feeling a little sticky from all the sweetness and light in last week's Best Of 2006 edition? A little sour that your name wasn't...

Sand for the Cat Box

You'd think reporters would have been welcomed at LaGrave Field on Monday afternoon. After all, the Knot Hole Gang fan club was there to...

Crikey, Mate!

It's been a tough year for Australian imports. Earlier this summer, witnesses claimed to have seen Olivia Newton John's longtime lover in Mexico, which...