Paul Green

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2014

    How Dallas Became a School of Rock Hub

    It sounds like tormented spirits screaming through the amplifiers as the guitarists play through the grinding riffs of "South of Heaven" by Slayer. They are fast, loud and soulful, as if generations of thrash musicians were inspiring them. Picks ignite strings that reverberate in rapid succession. F ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 8, 2013

    Dallas County Schools Ordered to Pay $165,000 to Bus Monitor Fired for Peeing His Pants

    It's not every man who could do what Paul Green did. Last year, first in a lawsuit and then on the local news, he came forward and admitted that he'd peed his pants. Granted, Green had a perfectly legit medical condition the precipitated the episode, but still. It's not a flattering revelation. Was ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2012

    Former Bus Monitor Sues Dallas County Schools After Being Fired For Urinating On Himself

    Paul Green was not in the best of health in 2009 when he was hired as a bus monitor by Dallas County Schools. He had been battling colon cancer for more than a decade and, several years before, had been diagnosed with hypertension and congestive heart failure. As a result, he took a slew of medicat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2011

    Texas Supreme Court Says Dallas Erred When It Razed House, Even If It Was a "Nuisance"

    Nine justices deliver three written opinions over one torn-down Dallas house.‚ÄčAs we were heading out the door Friday, the Supreme Court of Texas handed down opinions in two local cases, one of which we've written about before but neither of which is the "billion-dollar case" still awaiting a resul ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2008

    School Of Rock Branch To Open In Dallas Area

    The Austin-based Paul Green School of Rock, which served as the inspiration for the 2003 hit comedy School of Rock, will open the doors to its first Dallas area branch in June. The school, with its mission statement of "saving rock 'n' roll one kid at a time," has already opened enrollment for its ... More >>

  • News

    April 21, 2005

    School of Rock

    Marc Solomon's students are too young to drive but old enough to shred

  • Culture

    November 13, 2003

    Hungarian Rhapsody

    The Danube flows in unexpected directions at Kitchen Dog Theater