Yesterday afternoon at around 3 p.m., Dallas police were sent to check out a silver Pontiac sedan parked suspiciously in an Oak Cliff alley. Officers waited for the driver to pull away, then performed a traffic stop on the 2400 block of Brooklyn Avenue after the car made an illegal turn. Police arr ... More >>
Young/Forbes/Gonzalez Trio, Terminator 2, Bludded Head Rubber Gloves Monday, August 27 Mike Forbes was last night's MVP. He started behind the kit with Bludded Head, who had literally just returned from a 10-day tour, providing the slowly melting glacier for guitarist Nevada Hill and cellist Darcy ... More >>
Mark Graham Fred Baron, the Sgt. Schultz of Dallas attorneys Hey, look, there's Dallas attorney Fred Baron on the front page of The New York Times this morning -- where it's revealed, likely to no one's surprise, that he played a significantly larger role in the John Edwards-Rielle Hunter affair co ... More >>
Andrew Young, the former U.N. ambassador, said he doesn't really dig Jews, Koreans and Arabs who own stores in black neighborhoods. Then he apologized. Good luck with all that. Wilonsky's piece on South (not "Southern") Dallas in this week's paper version of Unfair Park is full of hope and commitmen ... More >>
A vicious fight between John Wiley Price and a small black-owned newspaper reopens ancient wounds in southern Dallas
South Dallas' history is in danger of being demolished, so why are so few protecting it?