Subject:

Don Hicks

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2011

    Mayor Dwaine Caraway: Dallas "Praying for Hope and Strength" for Devastated Sendai, Our International Friendship City

    Via.Then-Mayor Laura Miller arriving in Sendai in 2007‚ÄčAs the Japan-American Society of Dallas/Fort Worth's website points out, "Dallas and Sendai became International Friendship Cities in August 1997, when Mayor Ron Kirk and Mayor Hajimu Fujii signed a formal agreement in Sendai." Which is why, s ... More >>

  • News

    October 25, 2007
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    June 21, 2007

    The Choir Boy Mayor

    What Tom Leppert's campaign tells you about Tom Leppert

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    May 17, 2007

    Last Men Standing

    Leppert and Oakley show that what you think about Dallas politics could be wrong

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    May 4, 2007
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    April 27, 2007
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    April 26, 2007

    Slow Out the Gate

    Don Hill's late decision to run for mayor could benefit other candidates

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    January 31, 2002

    Someone's Lying

    Hint: His initials are D.G., and he has a moustache

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    December 13, 2001

    Real Politics

    Feudal grudges and an imprisoned holy man in the Dallas mayoral race

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    December 6, 2001

    One Moe

    Even if Domingo Garcia can't win the mayor's race, he can slap the other two into shape

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    October 12, 2000

    Deadbird

    How vicious racial politics, mismanagement, and dirty dealing turned Dallas' Redbird Airport into a Third-World airfield

  • Culture

    September 7, 2000

    Sibling Rivalry

    The sister cities finally split up for "Gallery Night"

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    July 20, 2000

    Tribal vengeance

    In primitive land, high price paid for speaking out of turn

  • Culture

    April 6, 2000

    Blink

    Up-write Citizens Brigade

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    February 24, 2000

    Hot and bothered

    The city's ordinance governing topless clubs is a joke. But Bachman Lake-area residents are determined to get rid of the clubs by any means necessary.

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    November 11, 1999

    Ethical dilemma

    It was reformers vs. the business-as-usual crowd on Dallas' ethics task force. Somehow the reformers won. Sort of.

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    May 6, 1999
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    March 18, 1999

    No means yes

    City council speaks with forked tongue on tax funding for the Olympic bid

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    February 25, 1999

    Old times not forgotten

    A memorial to Dallas' former slaves raises troubling questions over how best to portray the past

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    January 7, 1999

    Look back in confusion

    Buzz remembers the year that might have been and proves that not only the winners write the history

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    December 24, 1998
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    December 17, 1998
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    October 15, 1998

    Give her what she wants

    Olympics committee finds Dallas boosters' attitudes toward our city council a little scary

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    June 11, 1998

    Benched

    Judge Brenda Prewitt resigns as controversy rattles the Dallas Municipal Court

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    April 16, 1998
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    April 16, 1998

    Saint Al

    Will he die in prison for the sins of the plantation?

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    March 12, 1998

    City Hall's Slam-Dunk Gang

    Quick--someone take a pulse. The Dallas City Council hasn't peeped in months. And John Ware and Ron Kirk are looking awfully well-fed.

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    March 12, 1998
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    February 12, 1998

    Good cop, bad cop

    How does the Dallas police's "Teflon Chief" Willard Rollins skate past scrapes that could wreck other officer's careers?

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    November 20, 1997

    Flying blind

    With the mayor and city manager leading the charge, the city council moves full speed on an arena deal that doesn't even exist yet

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    October 23, 1997

    In the dumps

    A Pleasant Grove landowner tries to convince angry neighbors that the land he wants to fill won't turn into a trash heap

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    October 16, 1997

    X marks the spot

    A plan to rename Oakland Avenue for Malcolm X raises cries of racism in Deep Ellum

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    September 11, 1997
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    August 7, 1997

    Dumped On

    How greedy property owners and careless bureaucrats let a massive illegal landfill grow in the back yard of a black Dallas neighborhood

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    May 29, 1997

    A Dream Deferred

    Former Black Panther Fahim Minkah seeks redemption for a drug-infested neighborhood, but the Southern Dallas Development Corporation turns its back

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    May 8, 1997
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    April 17, 1997
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    February 20, 1997

    Anything else?

    Council hopeful Brenda Reyes already leads the pack in controversy

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    January 18, 1996

    The making of an activist

    Arena process stirs one woman to get involved

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    November 23, 1995

    Big D upside down

    North Dallas council members complain they've been disenfranchised

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    October 19, 1995

    Dog bites mayor

    How a lost mail sack, a rubber check, and a bogus letter brought out the worst in City Hall

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    September 14, 1995

    Attack of the Killer Gadflies (Part I)

    You don't take Rick Finlan and Don Venable seriously? That could be a mistake you live to regret.

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    July 13, 1995

    Lies on Tape

    Secret city documents expose arena-study coverup at City Hall.

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    June 15, 1995

    None of your business?

    Closed council sessions scorn open-meetings law

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    April 6, 1995

    Who ya gonna call?

    City Hall's top brass use taxpayer-provided mobile phones to call sweethearts, power brokers, and Pizza Hut.

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    February 2, 1995

    How to renovate Reunion

    Architect details low-cost plan to save arena--and poll shows public wants it done

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    November 3, 1994

    Whose city is it, anyway?

    Arena documents, discussions remain hidden from the public

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