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  • Blogs

    November 19, 2013

    Jerri Truhill, Famed Female Test Pilot Who Almost Became an Astronaut, Died in Irving on Monday

    Had Jerri Truhill been born a quarter century later, she very well might have made it into space. Some argue she should have. She and the dozen other women who composed the Mercury 13 program passed whatever tests NASA threw at them, and she seemed to possess as much of the "right stuff" as John Gle ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2013

    Index Festival Fans on What's Best About Deep Ellum and What it Still Needs

    Index Festival kicked off in Deep Ellum last night with sets from some 30-plus bands on 9 stages. Killer Mike and EL-P's Run the Jewels project kicked things off in high spirits, and a solid mix of local and touring bands kept the streets of Deep Ellum lively until past 2 a.m. Index brought plenty ... More >>

  • News

    November 4, 2010
  • Blogs

    August 30, 2010

    Audi, Y'all: AT&T PAC's Lexuses to Get Company Courtesy the New DSO Sponsor

    ‚ÄčIt's no secret the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and the AT&T Performing Arts Center are "facing some financial challenges," as AT&TPAC chair Howard Hallam told Unfair Park a few weeks ago, following the resignation of president and CEO Mark Nerenhausen. Not long after Nerenhausen turned in h ... More >>

  • Dining

    July 16, 2009
  • Blogs

    October 6, 2008

    How to Get Big Business Interested in DISD: Threaten Its Bond Money.

    Jack Lowe, DISD school board president For eight months, while the Dallas Independent School District was fiddling its way into financial conflagration, we heard radio silence from the business community. But now the Dallas Citizens Council and chambers of commerce are suddenly flapping around like ... More >>

  • News

    September 25, 2008
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    March 27, 2008
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    December 13, 2007

    Dallas' Political Designing Woman

    When Dallas' political elite need a win, Carol Reed cheers them on and calls the plays

  • News

    December 6, 2007

    White Rock Run Gets Colossal

    Dallas running guru remembers when The Rock was just a pebble

  • News

    November 15, 2007

    Crazy Fish May Redefine Computer Industry

    He claims to have invented e-mail. He holds a world skydiving record. But his current invention promises to top them all

  • News

    April 5, 2007

    Vox Populi

    Wait a minute...There's democracy in Dallas?

  • News

    August 31, 2006

    Eye Candy

    It's overpriced, it's gaudy and we have to put it on a credit card. Yep, that Calatrava bridge says Dallas all over.

  • News

    October 20, 2005

    Visa Charges

    Indian IT workers scammed on the promise of U.S. entry

  • News

    August 11, 2005

    Where there's a Will

    Will Clarke has a deal with a New York publisher and a Hollywood studio, and it only took him eight years to become an overnight success

  • News

    May 19, 2005

    Generation Rx

    Adrift in a sea of psychotropic pharmacology, it's easy for a kid to drown.

  • News

    December 2, 2004

    Whiz Biz Kids

    Dallas' young entrepreneurs live by their creed: Just do it.

  • News

    January 31, 2002

    Behind the Screens

    As president of Texas-financed Magnolia Pictures, respected indie-film vet Eamonn Bowles projects a bright future

  • News

    August 2, 2001

    Unlocking the Gong

    A group of Falun Gong, the outlawed Chinese spiritual movement, travel from Dallas to D.C. on an urgent rescue mission, sending out righteous thoughts and cultivating Xing Xing along the way

  • News

    May 3, 2001

    Get Used to It

    Councilman John Loza plans to fight for a city ordinance banning discrimination against gays

  • News

    February 22, 2001

    For God and Country

    For a South Oak Cliff church considered a model for mixing faith and government, the line between church and state is thin indeeda

  • News

    February 8, 2001

    Big Murk's Kids

    Politics and mismanagement closed the books on the city's anti-gang program, but try telling this South Dallas fixture the problem's solved

  • News

    October 5, 2000


    Overpaid, Over Here; Best What ?; Free Dr. Laura

  • News

    August 24, 2000

    Sisterly Love

    Determination and a little Tupperware help create a museum honoring American women

  • News

    June 29, 2000

    The man he killed

    Shooting victim William Long was painted as a dangerous vagrant. His friends say otherwise.

  • News

    January 27, 2000

    Make 'em pay

    Dallas activists fight
    for a living wage from city contractors

  • News

    September 2, 1999


    Even in these boom times, Dallas is broke, thanks to a city council that has been giving away the store

  • News

    August 26, 1999

    Leveling the field

    The state attorney general joins forces with a private citizen in his battle with DISD

  • News

    April 8, 1999

    Whipping boy

    John Loza learns that making friends is easy for a city council member. Keeping them is harder.

  • News

    October 15, 1998

    The Race Not Run

    Republican Bill Hill is running against Democrat Rick Reed for district attorney. Don't think you have a choice.

  • News

    August 27, 1998

    Bugged By the Millennium

    A computer glitch has some Dallasites predicting an apocalyptic meltdown. They may not be that crazy.

  • News

    May 7, 1998

    Robbing 'em blind

    For burglar Carnell Johnson, willing fences, indifferent neighbors, and friendly dogs ame for an easy living

  • News

    April 23, 1998

    Sunday in the park with gays

    Fans of the Dallas Symphony Easter concert in Lee Park fear it will be moved

  • News

    April 16, 1998

    Straighten up and fly right

    American Airlines refuses to let a threat from the religious right steer the company off its gay-friendly course

  • News

    March 19, 1998

    Dr. Bombastic

    Dallas oncologist Dennis Birenbaum claims he's been given a bad rap by the state and media. Now he's going to make them pay.

  • Music

    September 12, 1996

    Bad news

    Death of Rockadelic co-owner leaves a scene in the lurch

  • News

    September 5, 1996

    The Stink Bomber

    From his raccoon-infested headquarters, Phil Thomas besieges enemies by fax and phone. He says he's fighting for ghetto kids. His targets say he's just bizarre.

  • News

    June 13, 1996

    Taxman cometh

    IRS drops the other shoe on former First Republic bankers

  • News

    May 30, 1996


    For city Councilman Al Lipscomb, taking handouts from power brokers has become a way of life. Is there a problem?

  • News

    April 11, 1996

    Net profit

    Making a buck off Internet neophytes

  • News

    March 14, 1996

    The Truth About Townview (Part II)

    How John Wiley Price and Chad Woolery have made students pawns in Dallas' racial politics

  • News

    February 1, 1996

    Games Grownups Play

    Recruiting violations. Cutthroat competion. Big money. Larger egos. It isn't NCAA football. It's kids' soccer, Dallas style.

  • News

    January 25, 1996

    What I did on jury duty

    Only the fates could land me in J.P. Jones' court

  • News

    January 11, 1996

    Quest for fire

    The Dallas Museum of Natural History seeks a hot new concept to save itself from extinction

  • News

    December 7, 1995

    Caught in the Web

    Zach Loafman, a gifted St. Mark's teen, fights an addiction to the Internet.

  • News

    November 23, 1995

    Paint it Black

    Haunted by his mother's suicide, Dallas-born artist barron Storey has won fame drawing the darkness

  • News

    July 6, 1995
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    January 12, 1995
  • Music

    December 22, 1994

    Echale salsita

    Passion and pride ignite upon the dance floor of Dallas' salsa community

  • Music

    December 1, 1994

    Bent by nature

    On Dead Dog's Eyeball, Kathy McCarty breathes life into Daniel Johnston's songs

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