Larry Duncan

  • News

    August 15, 2013

    Should Farmers Branch Raise or Fold?

    Quitting now on city's anti-immigrant court fight would be pricey.

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2010

    So, Was Dallas County Judge Jim Foster's Press Conference Just a Political Ploy?

    Sam Merten​Judge Jim Foster conducted a news conference late this afternoon to tell anxious reporters that, well, he hadn't yet read former FBI agent Danny Defenbaugh's 92-page report about Constable Jaime Cortes, which Foster said his office had received just minutes prior to the 4 p.m. gathe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 5, 2009

    DFW Airport Board Member Ousted Because of Opposition to Trinity River Toll Road

    Brian HarkinMayor Pro Tem Dr. Elba Garcia admits she helped remove John Loza from the DFW Airport board based on his position on the Trinity River toll road referendum.When the Dallas City Council last week replaced former council member John Loza on the DFW Airport board with Brenda Reyes, we were ... More >>

  • News

    March 27, 2008

    The Dwaine Caraway Show

    Starring that new breed of politician who wants to root out your crack houses, close down your whorehouses and pull up your pants

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    November 22, 2007

    In East Dallas, HOAs Care If You're an Asshole

    East Dallas really is cool, if you get past the B-O-L-G-N-A

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    April 27, 2006

    Why Plan?

    If citywide planning means more apartments and strip retail, let's not plan

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    April 19, 2001

    The Race Race

    In the battle for the District 6 council seat, the dark horse has a white face

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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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    April 8, 1999

    It's the money

    And it's nowhere near enough to attract a slate of decent city council candidates in southern Dallas

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    June 11, 1998


    Judge Brenda Prewitt resigns as controversy rattles the Dallas Municipal Court

  • News

    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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    August 14, 1997

    Mr. Nobody

    Bill Simpson is eager to dig up dirt on you. He'll even write down your license plate number if you visit a topless bar. But the self-appointed guardian of Dallas morals doesn't want you to know anything about him.

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    August 14, 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

  • News

    September 19, 1996

    Static Quo

    The City of Dallas could make a fortune from WRR-FM. But powerful friends don't want anything to change at their little radio station.

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    May 23, 1996
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    January 25, 1996
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    December 21, 1995

    Bad planning

    Commission chairman's departure leaves panel in weaker hands

  • News

    August 17, 1995

    Arena games

    City Hall finds $35 million--and toys with turning Reunion into a reflecting pool

  • News

    August 10, 1995

    Blood sport

    There are two to blame for the Kirk-Fielding feud

  • News

    February 9, 1995

    Let them cast ballots

    Why can't citizens vote on new arena?