Go Loco is a new taco fast-casual chain on mission to fill the bellies of travelers along the great highways and byways all across Texas. It's owned in part by Jim Baron, president of Blue Mesa Grill, David Pencsak of TNT Tacos in Austin, along with Ali Sharaf, president of Victron Energy, which has ... More >>
Sam MertenDallas County Commissioner Ken MayfieldLate last night, the missive you see below -- in which Dallas County Commissioner Ken Mayfield offers to pitch in $10 mil for that Oak Cliff-to-downtown streetcar line -- appeared in the Unfair Park in-box. Mayfield tells Mike Eastland, executive d ... More >>
Just returned to the office from an interview to find three press releases in the Unfair Park in-box worth noting. As always, let's start with the unusually chatty Tom Hicks, who spoke today with, among other media outlets, Business Week and the UK Guardian. To the former he reiterates what has b ... More >>
Sam MertenKen Mayfield may not know Beth Villarreal, but she's not Jaime Cortes, and that's enough for him to lend a helping hand in the April 13 runoff between the two Dems.Nothing whets our political appetite like rumors of alliances between Republicans and Democrats during election season. ... More >>
Brandon ThibodeauxDallas County Commissioner John Wiley PriceAt 7 tonight, Dallas County District Attorney Craig Watkins will speak to an audience at Irving City Hall about the county's budget cuts -- specifically, those cuts affecting his office. He has invited Dallas County Commissioner Kenneth ... More >>
There's only one thing tougher than running for Dallas County sheriff—getting people to care
We're doing the hokey pokey on race and ethnicity. What's that all about?
Ken Mayfield, who doesn't have a calendar. Shame. Dallas County Commissioner Ken Mayfield called this morning -- one guess why. As he was out of pocket yesterday, Mayfield didn't get the chance to respond to commissioner John Wiley Price's comments to Unfair Park in which he branded Mayfield a "raci ... More >>
Has Constable Mike Dupree finally packed it in?
Dupree's so-called ex is ordered home, but the DA might want a word with him first
Even Buzz finds something to smile about in 2006
Rose Renfro: She wants to be a Dallas county commissioner. Or a Tarrant County jail prisoner. If you're a candidate for office, there is one place you don't want to appear four days before election: in court. But on Friday, the eternally bumbling Rose Renfroe, who is hoping to unseat Republican ... More >>
The stakes are low in Constable Mike Dupree's re-election campaign--so are the blows
Lawyer Kenneth Mayfield racks up a winning record in the courts he helps oversee as a county commissioner
Time and the big screen have been hard on the Beaver
Is Dallas County's most explosive bureaucrat ruining the health department?