Jim Anderson

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2011

    New Owners of Davy Crockett Are Cleaning Up the Historic School. But Then What?

    ​Speaking of historic buildings ....A few days ago a friend of the show sent word that she'd seen workmen inside 108-year-old David Crockett Elementary, which had fallen into a state of grave disrepair in recent years. I reminded her: Back in August, Good Signature Management bought the building f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2010

    All About the All About Uptown Fest

    Photos by Sam MertenMike Rhyner​Despite the rain early on Saturday, I found myself at the All About Uptown Festival for the third-straight year, and it wasn't until checking out the festival's website just now that I realized it's only the third year of its existence. Not a heckuva lot has cha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2010

    And the Winner(s) For Best Historic Preservation Project in Dallas Goes To ...

    Courtesy Preservation Dallas311 N. Edgefield Avenue in Oak Cliff, before and after its restoration​We're still waiting for Preservation Dallas's list of endangered properties -- that should be ready by the end of the month. But till then, it has announced the winners of its Eleventh Annual Preserv ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2008

    New Monsoon To Tape Tonight's Granada Gig For Upcoming Live DVD

    So, New Monsoon hits the Granada it too soon for an Ike joke? Actually, don't answer that. (Jim Anderson) Spoke with the publicist for San Francisco-based jam band New Monsoon about two weeks ago, and she was kind enough to let us know that the band would be taping both their Dallas an ... More >>

  • News

    June 9, 2005

    This Teardown Town

    South Dallas' history is in danger of being demolished, so why are so few protecting it?

  • Calendar

    June 8, 1995