Photos and cutlines by Danny FulgencioAn inclination for religious references did not save Don Hill from lawful judgment.A little more than 24 hours after a jury found Don and Sheila Hill guilty on a total of 12 counts in the City Hall corruption case, the two sat down with me for a lengthy intervie ... More >>
Sam MertenWhat, them worried? D'Angelo Lee, Don Hill and Sheila Farrington outside the federal courthouse[Editor's note: Jim's on deadline, and Sam's on vacation. So Trey Garrison's down at the Earle Cabell Federal Building and Courthouse live-blogging the City Hall corruption trial for Unfair Pa ... More >>
Sam MertenAl Lipscomb, who was told during a trial break by Laura Miller that he was looking "dapper as always," stands outside the Earle Cabell Federal Building yesterday afternoon.Once again, we found former council member Al Lipscomb in the courtroom at the City Hall corruption trial yesterday, ... More >>
Sam MertenBrian PotashnikNearly all of the 16 jurors grabbed their notebooks and focused on Brian Potashnik as the prosecution Wednesday morning called the witness expected to provide the most damning evidence in the City Hall corruption case. But while Potashnik's testimony raised concerns about th ... More >>
Sex clubs in the 'burbs, teacher layoffs in the district, black holes in the commissioners court—Buzz makes perfect sense of 2008
Set Don Hill free
Waiting for Fed-o
Giving penny-ante politicians a say over lucrative affordable-housing developments seemed like a good idea--until the FBI came calling
Buzz gets his jollies keeping tabs on 2005's naughty and nice guys. OK, mostly naughty.
The mess at City Hall goes back to ancient times
At City Hall, it's not called extortion. It's empowerment.
Instead of calling for riots, just say where you got your car
Five cop cars hit a businessman who cried to the city manager
...was the FBI. Watch out, City Hall. Shoe Two's comin'.
Inside the monster battle over strong mayor
At long last, Al, have you no sense of decency?
My prediction: That's the advice McKinsey's going to give the council
Who made a stink at City Hall?
Decherd and the boys get downtown. Miller gets the crown.
What you get when a fake panel investigates fake drugs
Is racial profiling less serious when the police chief is black?
Councilman James Fantroy
Farmers Market vendors march on City Hall for cleaner working conditions and time off
Cultural ignoramuses; Steppin' out with Mr. F; Hail to the chief; Take a trolley Uptown; Muddy waters
City council members find ingenious ways to screw poor kids out of their swimming pools
Rock bottom; It's the money, honey Network TV, RIP Lovely Havana Invisible man Bunch of blarney
What do you get for 50 bucks a meeting? Thomas Korosec sizes up the man and woman most likely to succeed Al Lipscomb.