Nordstrom Inc.

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2014

    The Five Suburbia Music Festival Acts That Will Most Scare Suburbanites

    Big time festival season is in full bloom. Most weekends this time of year there's someplace in Dallas with a major festival. This month alone there's Psych Fest, Homegrown, and the Houston Free Press Summer Fest, and each on different weekends. But this weekend, arguably the most unlikely township ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2013

    Eminem's "The Monster," Ft. Rihanna: Why This Song Sucks

    Editor's Note: Shea Serrano is an award-winning music writer and goofball whose recent exploits include Bun B's Rapper Coloring and Activity Book. In his new column, he writes about his life and times. Song: Eminem's "The Monster," featuring Rihanna History: Eminem did a freestyle battle. He went ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2013

    How the Feds Busted a Zetas-Connected Cocaine Ring Supplying Dallas with 100 Kilos per Month

    The feds were quite pleased in 2010 when Operation Greedy Grove, their months-long takedown of a Pleasant Grove-based crack ring, resulted in 28 arrests and the seizure of several kilograms of cocaine, more than a dozen guns, and $210,000 cash. But the guys they picked up -- "Rat," "Ron Don," and "G ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2013

    Urbano Cafe Makes Quiet Chef Change

    While eating at Urbano Cafe, the subject of this week's review, I had a hard time figuring out the menu. A pasta Bolognese and other dishes point to Italian cooking, but an evening special touted pork belly and Vietnamese honey. This odd sort of fusion is something I wouldn't expect to work, so I ca ... More >>

  • News

    October 11, 2012

    The 10 Most Corrupt Tax Loopholes

    If Mitt Romney won't tell you which need to be closed, we will

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2012

    Two Brothers Swindled $1.4 Million from Nordstrom, and Now They're Off to Prison

    On paper, Allen Chiu seemed to be a very big Nordstrom fan. Over the course of 22 months starting in January 2010, the Dallasite and his brother Andrew of California ordered more than $23 million of merchandise through the upscale department store's website. That won't go as far at Nordstrom as it w ... More >>

  • News

    July 26, 2012

    The Dallas Police and Fire Pension's Big Real Estate Gamble

    Museum Tower isn't the only troubled real-estate deal that the pension fund has gone all in on. But so far, only its investment advisers are winning big.

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2012

    Finding Consolation In a Bowl Of Soup -- In A Shopping Mall

    Maybe you've been there. You're all excited to check out the latest blockbuster at the NorthPark Center theater, and after spending 10 minutes jockeying around the lot and shunning the valet to find your own parking, you approach the ticket booth and your show is sold out. Not just the 7:05 p.m. you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2012

    Dallas Man Helps Nordstrom's Famous Return Policy Finally Reach Its Breaking Point

    As the always fashionable friends of Unfair Park are surely aware, Nordstrom stands firmly on a reputation as the fairy godmother of customer satisfaction. If you've had a dress for a while and it no longer fits, they'll likely accept the return. If you used lipstick and decided you don't like the c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2012

    Tomorrow at NorthPark, a Cupcake War

    photo by foodbitch​It's no secret I love a good cupcake. So last time I was at NorthPark center, I noticed some hard-to-miss signage promoting something called a Cupcake War. I took a photo (pictured) so I wouldn't forget. Like I could. This is the stuff of foodbitch dreams. I picture well-dr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2011

    Five Shirts To Buy After Your $85 Starbucks Coffee-Stained Shirt

    ‚ÄčTo celebrate its 40th year nuking our insides with caffeine, Starbucks has worked with designer Alexander Wang on an $85 T-shirt that looks like you spilled coffee all over it. NBC DFW reported yesterday that the shirts are available at Nordstrom's, or Starbucks obviously, where they'll throw in ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 14, 2011
  • Blogs

    December 6, 2010

    Eat, Drink and Be Charitable

    ​The holiday season has a way of making even charity work a treat. Philanthropists around Dallas are letting you give back by giving to yourself. You just have to choose between s'mores, drink specials and cookies. The Thing: OMG S'mores The Cause: North Texas Food Bank Not like you need a le ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 13, 2010
  • Blogs

    January 22, 2010

    By Month's End, Robb & Stucky Will Move Its Furniture Out of NorthPark Center

    ‚ÄčNever did understand why Robb & Stucky opened a NorthPark Center location -- it just didn't seem to fit, especially sandwiched between Barney's and other clothing retailers, and the few times I went in to peek at pieces well out of my price range, the sprawling, two-story furniture store was ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 26, 2009
  • News

    January 29, 2009

    Dallas' Victory Park Struggles to Deliver a Win

    Blame it on a bad economy, a bad idea or both. Ross Perot Jr.'s glitzy downtown district is in big trouble

  • Calendar

    January 8, 2009

    Prince Valium

    Slappy's puppets do Sleeping Beauty

  • Calendar

    July 10, 2008

    Hot Fun In The Summertime

    NorthPark breaks out the face paint

  • Calendar

    January 31, 2008

    Song Shopping

    Doc Gibbs is in the house…er, mall

  • Calendar

    October 11, 2007

    Bird's-Eye View

    See some photography at the mall

  • Calendar

    July 5, 2007
  • News

    February 22, 2007

    Absolutely Fabulous

    It's a fashion jungle out there unless you have the right guide

  • Calendar

    January 11, 2007
  • Blogs

    November 29, 2006

    We Are Telling You

    Jennifer Hudson, at far right, is the one Dreamgirl you can meet at NorthPark this afternoon. What's that noise? It's probably all the Oscar buzz surrounding Jennifer Hudson's performance in the film Dreamgirls. The movie comes out Christmas, but the former American Idol contestant's already been m ... More >>

  • Dining

    September 21, 2006

    Island of Calm

    Kona's tasty happy hour won't break the bank

  • News

    August 24, 2006

    Give Peace a Dishtowel

    Think peace protesters are lame? So, what are you doing with your life?

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2006

    USA Film Fest Gets the Shaft

    The USA Film Festival has just announced some of its bigger guests and screenings for this year's shindig, which is set to take place April 28-May 4 at the brand-spankin'-new AMC NorthPark 15 between Foley's and Nordstrom at the revamped NorthPark Center. Gotta say, it's a pretty decent-looking line ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 26, 2006

    Photo Galleria

    Nordstrom hosts black history in pictures

  • Calendar

    November 10, 2005
  • Calendar

    September 16, 2004

    Hup, 2, 3

    Gay pride takes a walk

  • News

    January 29, 2004

    Going, Going, Gone

    Lord & Taylor shuffles off into the night

  • Calendar

    October 23, 2003

    Hoth Topic

    The Erotic Female is set free

  • Dining

    March 13, 2003

    Show Him the Money

    Steel Restaurant operator facing lawsuit from partner

  • Music

    February 20, 2003

    Dead Soul

    Interpol vs. Joy Division: What does Ian Curtis think? No, really.

  • Best of Dallas

    September 26, 2002

    Best (Men's and Women's) Shoe Store

    Nordstrom at the Galleria

  • News

    August 8, 2002

    Tropic of Groceries

    Dallas' pent-up lust for exotic foods has finally been met with the opening of Central Market. Will shopping ever be the same? Will our appetites?

  • Dining

    July 26, 2001

    More Bang for Your 'Burb

    Legacy Grill offers a reason to say, "Let's go to Frisco."

  • News

    May 31, 2001


    We shall overcome

  • Culture

    January 25, 2001

    Latin Lover

    Adani Gallery introduces Latin American art to Gringolandia

  • Best of Dallas

    September 21, 2000
  • News

    November 25, 1999

    Penney pinched

    Falling sales and claims of sexist, insular management plague Plano-based J.C. Penney. Can a woman -- from Wal-Mart of all places -- turn the troubled chain around?

  • Dining

    January 14, 1999

    Thai one on

    Two strip-mall restaurants offer decent, basic Southeast Asian fare

  • Calendar

    August 20, 1998

    Night & Day

    August 20 - 26, 1998

  • News

    July 31, 1997

    Meltdown man

    John Spano was just a dull, two-bit Dallas businessman before he tried to buy a professional hockey team. Now he's been charged with bank fraud, and his claims of wealth and business prowess are dissolving in the glare of scorching publicity.

  • News

    January 2, 1997
  • Dining

    May 16, 1996

    Holding food court

    Lunch at Neiman's is still fashionably good, but Nordstrom just serves off-the-rack

  • Dining

    April 18, 1996

    Give and take-out

    Marty's is still the best when you're ready to eat on the run

  • News

    April 4, 1996
  • News

    December 21, 1995

    In search of Santa

    Kris Kringles are everywhere this time of year, but where's the real Mr. Claus? With a skeptical 7-year-old's help, we cut through the fake snow and polyester beards so you know where to go

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