Rachel Williams is the social media editor for the Dallas Observer.
4 months ago | City Hall
When you're the kind of hard-hitting, pavement-pounding capital-J Journalist Jim Schutze is, you're not content taking questions on Facebook Live from the comforts of your cushy (sort of), fluorescent-lit Oak Lawn office. That would be amateur and...
7 months ago | Schutze
Jim Schutze, Dallas' beloved accommodation artist and Observer staffer of approx. 47 years, will take your questions live on Facebook today at 3 p.m. He was ambivalent at first, but then we offered soft lighting and a makeup artist. Editor ...
9 months ago | Arts & Culture News
In September, TLC announced it is rebooting Trading Spaces, which ran on the network from 2000-08. Fans of the show were particularly excited when they found out that Paige Davis, the show's effervescent, longtime host, would return to spearhead t...
9 months ago | DFW Music News
On a weekday afternoon in Oak Cliff, artist Haylee Ryan is trying to juggle both a guitar and her 10-week-old Dalmatian puppy, Sugar, who will soon knock over a glass of wine. Ryan’s best friend Amanda Page is tending to another, older Dalmatian n...
10 months ago | Arts & Culture News
It's the date heard round the world. On Dec. 23, 29-year-old Dallas court reporter Lindy Lou Layman became an international celebrity after her rendezvous with 49-year-old Houston trial attorney Anthony Buzbee ended with her being arrested for van...
11 months ago | Arts & Culture News
First, he was a child prodigy who talked at 7 months. Later, he did enough cocaine to kill a baby rhinoceros. In a new authorized biography titled Everything’s Bigger in Texas: The Life and Times of Kinky Friedman, author Mary Lou Sullivan digs in...