Juan Rodriguez

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2014

    Two Dallas Chinese Buffet Magnates Were Screwing Their Tipped Workers, and They're Not Alone

    Ju Weng and Yu Con Weng are two brothers who have been living the dream life in Dallas, reaping the benefits of a very successful start-up business. The two have built a veritable Chinese buffet empire throughout the area: Together, they own and manage the Yes Buffet, Crown Buffet, Win Chinese Buffe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2014

    Fort Worth Food Wine Festival Announces Inaugural Event, Including $500 Ticket

    Fort Worth is getting a highbrow food and wine event this spring. The four-day eating and drinking parade will start on March 27. The aim, other than to consume a lot, is to "infuse historic venues and homegrown flavor" with local chefs, wine makers, craft breweries and the like. The Fort Worth Fo ... More >>

  • News

    December 8, 2011

    Strippers Have Rights. But Do They Want Them?

    In courthouses across the country, lawyers are fighting for strippers' rights -- and winning. But dancers are worried the lawsuits will cut into their cash flow.

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2010

    Chefs Under Fire D/FW: Viva La Raza,
    Iron Chef-style

    Northwood Club's Joey Guzman at work at Chefs Under Fire D/FW​"That's what it's about. That's what we do. We represent," said chef Joey Guzman of Northwood Club, when asked about the significance of three Latino finalists in the Chefs Under Fire D/FW semifinal at Milestone Culinary Center, an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2010

    Chefs Under Fire Candidates
    Now in the Public's Crosshairs

    ​As we reported in June, this year's Chefs Under Fire has gone regional. Each region's applicants have been listed on the region's page (see the Dallas/Fort Worth page here). The public can now vote for the chefs they'd like to see compete at the regionals. The Dallas/Fort Worth applicants inc ... More >>

  • News

    November 28, 2002

    By the Book

    A DART police officer helps crack a murder case, only to lose his job

  • News

    August 26, 1999


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