In honor of the Texas hero's 80th Birthday celebration and legendary 4th of July Picnic, we're celebrating Willie Nelson Week here on DC9 at Night. Check back for interviews, retrospectives and more. Saying Willie Nelson is a Texas icon is like claiming the sun is hot. It's simply understood. Willi ... More >>
Kris SweckardReceived a note earlier in the day that on Tuesday, Mayor Mike, Comerica CEO Ralph Babb, Serita Ann Jakes (Mrs. T.D. to you) and a host of city council members are meeting at the North Oak Cliff Library Branch for "a major announcement" that will involve the "unveiling of [an] e-book ... More >>
Um ... because someone at City Hall is smart. Dang.
That $202-million figure seen in the screengrab above comes from PricewaterhouseCoopers's much-debated Super Bowl guesstimate released a few days ago -- though, as you'll note in Mayor Tom's interview with FOX Business Channel, he pushes that number up to, oh, 'round $600 million-ish. Which is wh ... More >>
In about an hour, Blockbuster will release a second press release concerning, well, what we're not quite sure -- more than likely, though, it will deal with the fate of CEO Jim Keyes, whose contract with the company expires today. And, perhaps, it will address whether or not the downtown-based co ... More >>
It didn't have to happen.
Back in September, we said the race to replace District 13 council member Mitchell Rasansky (who's leaving because of term limits) was all but over as Ann Margolin announced a jaw-dropping list of endorsements to go along with her experience on the Dallas City Planning and Zoning Commission, Parklan ... More >>
Yes, we're very excited David Lynch and Lauren Bacall are coming to AFI. But, c'mon, so's Ron Livingston. Yeeaaah. We just received the complete schedule for the inaugural AFI Dallas International film festival, which opens with a screening of Music Within at the Majestic Theater on March 22 and clo ... More >>
Dallas attorney Darrell Jordan wants to cover the Cotton Bowl--anyone got $150 million to spare?