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Posted By Anonymous on 2015 Mar 20 - 3:00pm

The Metroplex looks entirely different today than it did 50 years ago. This is most exemplified in Fort Worth’s infrastructure and the area’s approach to transportation and its efforts to accommodate a swiftly growing population. From locally shared ride operations, bike trails and...

Posted By Anonymous on 2015 Feb 25 - 3:31pm

A $1 million gift given by the Kleinheinz Family Foundation for Arts and Education puts the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History at the forefront of digital learning.

Established in 1941, the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History (FWMSH) is not only dedicated to the idea of lifelong learning, but also defined by its ability to engage its children and adult guests through creative programs and exhibits. The $1 million gift will go to support transformation...

Posted By Gail Bennison on 2015 Feb 25 - 12:49pm

In January this year, Halliday graciously provided us a closer look at what she values — both personally and professionally — and how she wants to be remembered.

You have been honored with many awards. Which award do you treasure most and why? The Horatio Alger Award, which I was honored to receive in 2005 in Washington, D.C., was very gratifying because the award is dedicated to the belief that hard work, honesty and determination can conquer all obstacles...

Posted By Gail Bennison on 2015 Feb 25 - 11:31am

| photography by Alex Lepe |

Those closest to Bob Jameson describe him as a creative and personable man, an even-keeled and level-headed leader — one who has a touch of sparkle and mischief. The hospitality business suits him perfectly, and he loves every minute of it. After working 35 years in the hospitality field,...

Posted By Holland Sanders on 2015 Feb 24 - 5:22pm

Spring is finally here. Outdoor lovers everywhere are stocking up on the latest and greatest equipment and getting outfitted to conquer their next big adventure. From hiking and canoeing to rock climbing and fishing, having the right gadgets and gear can take your love of the outdoors from a...

Posted By Paul Harral on 2015 Feb 16 - 2:10pm

Differences in salaries based on gender and compared on local and national levels

How We Did It The U.S. Bureau of the Census and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics report median weekly household income by industry groups, occupations and gender. Nationwide figures are reported in great detail, but more local data — such as for Tarrant County — are reported only in...

Posted By Gail Bennison on 2015 Jan 20 - 12:03pm

It started 85 years ago when a mother, grieving from the loss of her young son, began a personal healing journey by helping other children. On Jan. 1, 1930, Lena Pope founded a home in Fort Worth that bears her name to this day. The Lena Pope Home began as a refuge for neglected and homeless...

Posted By Anonymous on 2015 Jan 19 - 11:04am

Take Two: George Catlin Revisits the West is on exhibit through May 31 at the Sid Richardson Museum.

Buffalo Chase - Bulls Protecting the Calves, 1861/1869 Nine Ojibbeway Indians in London, 1861/1869 Buffalo Lancing in the Snow Drifts – Sioux, 1861/1869...

Posted By Gail Bennison on 2014 Dec 15 - 12:12pm

Taking Stock of His Legacy

As a young boy, Holt Hickman loved taking trips with his father to the Fort Worth Stockyards to buy and sell cattle—the smells of the animals and the hay, the people he met, the excitement of just being there. It was a magical place he never would forget. Those memories helped fuel his life-...

Posted By Anonymous on 2014 Nov 18 - 5:01pm

Each month we will present our readers with an obscure detail shot from somewhere in Fort Worth, courtesy of Photographer Brian Luenser. We will provide the clues, and you will have the opportunity to guess where the shot was taken at fwtx.com/articles/where-dec-14. The following month we will...

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