Throckmorton Mining Company

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2009

    Last Night in Oak Lawn, a Call "to Forge a Proud and Dignified Civil Rights Movement"

    Alexa SchirtzingerAt last night's "Day of Decision Rally," timed to coincide with the California Supreme Court's ruling on Proposition 8, the cries of "We're here! We're queer! Get used to it!" rang out above the roar of traffic at the corner of Cedar Springs Road and Oak Lawn Avenue. "Se-pa-rate, c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2007

    Sue Ellen's Ain't Leaving the Gayborhood

    Sue Ellen's on Cedar Springs: not gone, not yet In case you missed the news posted yesterday to our rockin' sister site DC9 at Night, Sue Ellen's ain't closing, contrary to word on the street. The 19-year-old Cedar Springs landmark is merely moving -- when, dunno just yet. But yesterday our upstairs ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2007

    Identity Crisis in Cedar Springs

    Last week, we mentioned a slight rumor abuzz that legendary lesbian nightspot Sue Ellen's was getting an upgrade. Caven Enterprises announced today that that's pretty much official. As of January 13, Caven closes bar turned two-story dance club, Throckmorton Mining Company to transform it into "a la ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2007

    J.R's Bringing Live Music to Cedar Springs

    Cedar Springs isn’t quite the mecca for live music that Deep Ellum and Lower Greenville are, but J.R.’s Bar and Grill is making an attempt to change that just a bit. The strip of gay clubs will probably always be the go-to spot for dance music, drag shows and some pretty worthwhile karaoke but J ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2007

    Oh, Yes, It's Ladies' Nights

    This is a photo from Ghostbar. Wow, that's surprising, isn't it? Yeah, totally. March is National Women's History Month! How exciting! How important! How this makes me want to employ gratuitous use of exclamation points! Hurrah, women! Despite the fact that we spend a good portion of our lives bleed ... More >>

  • Best of Dallas

    September 20, 2001

    Boys Will Be Girls

    Richard Curtin, entertainment director, Caven Enterprises

  • News

    June 19, 1997

    Bar none

    Local gay nightclubs are sued for shutting out a man with cerebral palsy