Noah JeppsonJust came from that joint meeting of the Downtown Connection Tax Increment Financing District board and Downtown Dallas Development Authority (please don't ask me what any of that means), and I am happy to report that Ted and Larry Hamilton's Atmos Center project is a go, with, matter ... More >>
Elliot KaiserWhile the local GOP suffered its mood swings at the Hotel Palomar, Eddie Bernice Johnson's Republican challenger in the Fighting' 30th, Stephen Broden chose Frankie's in Uptown as his Official Election Night Results-Watching Party Zone. That Unfair Park dispatched an ex-intern to cov ... More >>
Photo by Elliot KaiserA narrow diversion channel on the Trinity where the city is building a whitewater parkWhen David Driskill, his son and three buddies decided to canoe and kayak down the Trinity River on August 7, they were prepared for any challenge the river might throw at them. What they w ... More >>
Elliot KaiserApart from the Caesar salad, there wasn't much to report from the Keep the Dollars in Dallas press conference at the NorthPark Maggiano's that couldn't be found in Ray Perryman's 25-page report, which we've already posted. So instead of back-and-forthing it with the respective pro an ... More >>
Photos by Danny HurleyElliot Kaiser and Danny Hurley are out covering the Westboro Baptist Church's protests today, and Danny sends back two quickie photos from the first stop at the Dallas Holocaust Museum downtown, where some two dozen members of the Phelps clan were greeted by what Danny guess ... More >>
Photos by Elliot KaiserNote from Jim: In the last week of April I asked the city to tell me how many guaranteed low-income housing units are available in downtown Dallas. There should be lots of them by now -a a couple thousand by some estimates -- because over the decades, the city has used hu ... More >>
I see Dallas' glass as half-full in 2007, but what's in it?