Flickr: Robert TorzynskiDowntown Dallas Inc. would like downtown to look and taste a bit more like, say, midtown Manhattan.Tomorrow morning, I expect, we'll post the PowerPoint that goes along with a simply titled but nonetheless intriguing item that appears on the council's Quality of Life Commi ... More >>
Elliot's at the Keep the Dollars in Dallas press conference at this very moment -- he'll post his Qs and their As shortly. Till then, some light lunchtime reading follows on the other side: Ray Perryman's 25-page report -- The Economic and Fiscal Effects of Expanding Alcoholic Beverage Sales in t ... More >>
Flickr user: chasingfunNow, see, if they'd put the Flaming Lips frontman in a giant plastic ball in a West End parking lot, that would attract great attention.When last we checked in with Tom Persch, vice-president of asset management for ECOM Real Estate and chairman of the West End Association, ... More >>
Kimberly ThorpeIf you haven't been to the Spaghetti Warehouse in a while, it looks exactly as it did the last time you were there.The Spaghetti Warehouse celebrated its 37th birthday on Wednesday with an all-day draft special and a Beatles cover band -- and, if you were born in 1972, a slice of c ... More >>
Why doesn't anyone go to the West End?
After two decades, the West End is a pale shadow of its former self. Will it rise again?
An uneasy mix of stereotypes and commerce helps prompt Deep Ellum's cruising ban