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  • Blogs

    June 23, 2014

    This Just In: Morning News Sucks Up to Mayor!

    Scott Goldstein, who's still new at covering City Hall for The Dallas Morning News, had a piece in the paper a week ago that expressed the longstanding Morning News strategy for new beat reporters, which is pretty much the opposite of the strategy at places where I have worked. He wrote a glowingly ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2013

    Great Men Have Played Key Roles in Dallas History -- Just Not the Ones You're Thinking Of

    Two interesting and ironically paired stories in the daily paper this morning -- one about an expensive planned do-over for the failed Victory Park development, a monument to the perils of great-man leadership, the other about a planned museum exhibit honoring J. Erik Jonsson, one of the city's most ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2011

    Show Announcements: Seryn Benefit Show, Archers Of Loaf Reunion and Over 100 More...

    Seryn​Denton's Seryn have been riding high since the release of their debut full-lenth, This Is Where We Are. And, in the midst of all the hype the band has been receiving, they've found a way to give back. On Saturday, April 16, at 7 p.m., the band will perform a benefit concert at Bethany Luther ... More >>

  • News

    January 8, 2009

    Blown Over: Galveston and Texas Gulf Coast Struggle After Hurricane Ike

    Forgotten and overlooked, Galveston residents try to put the pieces back together

  • Calendar

    July 19, 2007

    Country to the Bone

    James Hand sings it straight

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2006

    Preservation Haul

    Preservation Dallas The Crozier Tech building downtown has to be sold. The out-of-town owners ain't in a hurry. Shame. Tomorrow, Mayor Laura and the rest of the City Council will stop down and recognize the fact May is Preservation Month in Dallas—and, yeah, it's a little late in the month, b ... More >>

  • News

    March 30, 2006

    Unfit to Print

    A vicious fight between John Wiley Price and a small black-owned newspaper reopens ancient wounds in southern Dallas

  • News

    June 9, 2005

    This Teardown Town

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

  • News

    January 20, 2000

    The plantation burns

    Al Lipscomb is on trial for bribery. The real charge is "traitor."

  • News

    April 22, 1999

    Taking It to the Street

    Want to get elected to city council in southern Dallas? Forget the race card and patch that pothole.

  • Music

    October 8, 1998

    Whiskey-bent and hell-bound

    With a monumental new boxed set, Hank Williams gets out of this world alive

  • Calendar

    June 27, 1996