Charles Black

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2006

    Pie in the Face

    This is the Bama Pie Co. building. Doesn't look like a museum. Money pit's more like it. At the risk of falling into the echo chamber, let me bring up, one more time, the case of the Bama Pie Co. building on Pennsylvania Avenue across the street from Fair Park. I bring it up because Friend of Unfair ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2006

    Nice Work If You Can Get It

    The guy who owned this Fair Park-area restautant owes the city $50,000. He's also trying to reopen Gershwin's. After 20-plus years, Gershwin's bit it last week. Construction near the intersection of Walnut Hill Road and Greenville Avenue was cited as the final coffin nail. But what's more intriguing ... More >>

  • News

    November 17, 2005

    Money for Nothing

    A fund aimed at boosting South Dallas is hammered by deadbeat borrowers and city hall neglect.

  • Music

    November 16, 2000

    He Got Rhythm

    Ken Burns wants you to know why Jazz is America's music