Before Parkland placed a patient named Todd Arko in what the feds described as "immediate jeopardy," nearly costing the hospital its Medicaid funding, there was another, lesser-known hospital that the feds say also placed a patient in immediate jeopardy. Green Oaks is a private psychiatric hospital ... More >>
Matt Berninger moved through a sold-out crowd at South Side Ballroom Saturday night, and you could trace his path only by following the outstretched arms holding up his microphone cord. Even as he was thronged by a respectful audience, he stroked a grown man's face with something like love, guided h ... More >>
The recent announcement that scientists found flame retardant in butter sold at Dallas groceries has fed a firestorm in the pallet industry. A plastic pallet manufacturer this week filed a lawsuit against the U.S. National Wooden Pallet and Container Association (NWPCA), accusing the trade g ... More >>
To survive the ordeal of escaping Guatemala, Julia needed a big Heart. But not this big.
Wednesday, October 7, at Rubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios, Denton
Simple. Anyone getting the matches perfecto wins a year's free subscription to the Dallas Observer (redeemable each Thursday at any local newsstand). And oh, what the heck, since I'm feeling generous I'll throw in a couple months' free online membership to this here Sportatorium. Good luck. ... More >>
These medicos make house calls, even when there's no house to call
Wait...how much is the city gonna spend on refurbishing the Cotton Bowl? Yeah. That's an awesome idea. Psssst. Hey, buddy, wanna buy some watches? No? OK then, how about a sweet deal on some Cotton Bowl tickets? I know, I know -- Nebraska vs. Auburn doesn't exactly hit close to home. But that's the ... More >>
Tuesday, September 13, at Rubber Gloves
Adrift in a sea of psychotropic pharmacology, it's easy for a kid to drown.
Chez Willie's Cajun Hideaway
For a growing number of Texas kids with mental illnesses, the only place to get help is behind bars.
Was the case against Lacresha Murray, the youngest Texan ever tried for capital murder, a rush to judgment or a story of justice denied?
Loretta Lynn is Still Country, and still woman enough for you
Center of Attention Deficit Disorder
Dallas has yet to grow good Italian dining
Comeback of Freddy Chickan is an intriguing blend of insight and narcissism
Why my third time still wasn't the charm