The Oakglen Apartments are, for lack of a better term, a craphole. Long-abandoned with boarded-up windows and, unless City Hall made good on its promise to mow the city-owned property on Wednesday after WFAA ran a story about neighbors' complaints, completely choked with brush and weeds. It's not s ... More >>
The nominees for the cinematic super bowl, the 2012 Academy Awards, were announced yesterday, and as always there were a few of the year's best pictures and performances that were left warming the bench by the all-powerful Academy. Martin Scorsese's Hugo leads the game with 11 nods, beating out th ... More >>
And nine more choice flicks.
Baseball story blends stats with heart.
What you see here, courtesy his Twitter account, is Jonah Hill throwing out the first pitch at yesterday's Chicago White Sox game at US Cellular Field. When we spoke a little while ago at his Uptown hotel, he insisted: The stands were empty because it was a day game, and because it was raining. " ... More >>
Jason RobertsZac Lytle and the former Dallas ISD portable they're hoping to turn into part of a senior-housing development in South DallasEarlier this morning, Jason Roberts posted to his Facebook page the photo you see here, along with the note: "Zac & his non profit are taking former school ... More >>
Whilst browsing through the City Secretary's virtual stack of boards and commissions meetings scheduled for today, we came across this interesting shindig scheduled for this evening. The Landmark Commission is convening a Economic Review Panel to discuss demolishing a piece of the Magnolia Station, ... More >>
Racists, louts and terrorists earned their place among the best of 2005
In Capote, a murder leads to a masterpiece leads to an undoing
Tom Dunning's homeless task force learns an old lesson: If at first you don't succeed, try again.
The floating homeless encampment settles in at Dallas City Hall
Enough with the Martha Stewart act. Fix some potholes, will ya?
Does Miami hold the key to solving Dallas' downtown homeless problem? Maybe, but it's a very expensive key.
The nightmare in which I fell into a toilet. Or was I just downtown?
Cultural ignoramuses; Steppin' out with Mr. F; Hail to the chief; Take a trolley Uptown; Muddy waters
Forget the big box in the 'burbs. Developer David Spence does urban apartments for yuppies -- without the razor wire.
As downtown's upscale residents find themselves surrounded by an army of street people, many wish these 'dopers and crackheads' would move on -- or at least find a toilet