The three-month-long trial of former Mayor Pro Tem Don Hill and four others is examined in this week’s cover story by Sam Merten, along with an accompanying piece by columnist Jim Schutze. A jury on October 5 found the five co-defendants guilty of 23 of the 29 counts against them in a bribery and extortion scheme involving two affordable-housing developers, one of which was an FBI informant. Photos by Sam Merten.
World-renowned architects Norman Foster, Rem Koolhaas, Joshua Prince-Ramus and other designers hosted at tour of the new AT&T Performing Arts Center on Thursday, October 15. The new complex includes the Winspear Opera House, the Wyly Theatre, Sammons Park and other new venues in the Arts District.
Maybe it's the bath salt epidemic in Los Angeles and Miami, Florida or the 2012 end of the world hysteria. Whatever the cause, our generation's apocalypse fantasy has taken the form of the undead. From coast to coast, here's proof of the zombie takeover.
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Dub Assembly's party Friday night at the Green Elephant featured a trio of visiting guest DJs: New York's I-Cue from Ne, Dread Foxx from Port Arthur, and Maneesh the Twister from San Francisco, all playing dubstep and drum and bass tracks. Photos by Ray and Peter Lek.
Oprah wrapped up her visit to the State Fair of Texas Monday morning with a taping of her show on the Chevrolet Main Stage, complete with a performance from Martina McBride. Read more on Unfair Park. All photos by Patrick Michels.
Despite a light drizzle and a visit from Dallas’s finest, several hundred cyclists turned out for the Tyler Street Block Party in Oak Cliff on Saturday, October 11. The brouhaha marked another milestone toward the finish line for Bike Friendly Oak Cliff’s ten-day bicycle extravaganza, Cyclesomatic.
During Bike Friendly Oak Cliff’s seven-day, two-wheeled celebration, the Oak Cliff Bicycle Company hosted an evening of bike polo at Good Space on Tuesday, October 6. Rain stopped just long enough for the polo event to roll into a friendly frenzy of thrills and spills. (And if you're intereste...
This year's Neiman Marcus Christmas Book debuted with a media preview Tuesday morning, October 6, with big ticket items like his-and-hers private planes, a chat with Malcolm Gladwell, Nora Ephron and Christopher Buckley, and custom-built cupcake cars. Read more on Unfair Park.