The Parthenon

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2014

    The Five Best High School Football Stadiums in DFW

    Saying that high school football is big in Texas will elicit a lot of "duh" looks. In fact, if you look in a mirror right now, you'll probably see what we're talking about. But there's no harm in restating the obvious: Friday nights are meant to be spent under stadium lights (see what we did there?) ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2012

    Dispatch From Chicago: Hunting For A Real Deal Gyro

    My liver is limping. A five-day-long trip to Chicago threw so much meat at me I'm still in recovery, eating a strict diet of fruits, vegetables and whole grains. Trust me I'm not complaining. While my body may be upset with me, my heart (at least the spiritual one) is filled to the brim with an over ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 9, 2012
  • Dining

    June 9, 2011

    The Office Grill: Perfect Escape from Cubicle Hell

    Staying late at this office is no problem.

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2010

    DC9er Mixtape, Vol. 7: Yeahdef

    ‚ÄčThis week's DC9er takes you behind the booth, North of the Dial style, with Denton-based, eclectic party-DJ, Joey Liechty aka Yeahdef. Liechty has been DJing for the past 7 years, and is the founder of  '90s night, one of Denton's hottest dance nights, bringing people from Denton and Dallas ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 21, 2008

    My Photographic Farewell to Texas Stadium

    I never claimed to be a great writer. Even a worse photographer.Nonetheless, armed with an iPhone and a life's worth of memories, I'd be honored if you'd allow me to take you on a tour of Texas Stadium's final night. Follow me. Right this way. Here it is. The house that Tex Schramm built and Tom Lan ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 25, 2008

    Poison From the Past

    Bust out the Aqua-Net and head to Billy Bob's

  • Calendar

    October 20, 2005
  • Culture

    August 19, 2004

    Second Skin

    Deadpan and droll, the world of Ed Ruscha revolves around the commonplace

  • Culture

    October 12, 2000

    No show

    If you want to see Dallas artist Lynn Rushton's work, you'll have to go to Austin

  • News

    May 6, 1999

    Bad trip

    As anguished Plano watched heroin pick off its children one by one, a cry went up for police to do anything to stop the deadly plague. Months later, some parents say they went too far.