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Posted By Scott Nishimura on 2016 May 23 - 5:20pm

Rutledge Foundation, born from a child’s cancer, backs research, awareness and resources for young cancer patients.

Carley Rutledge was 15 and a sophomore at Trinity Valley School in Fort Worth when she was diagnosed with stage IV Ewing’s Sarcoma six years ago. In May, she graduated with a degree in environmental biology from the University of Colorado. “Her prognosis was not good, but we never...

Posted By Scott Nishimura on 2016 May 23 - 5:17pm

Jordan Elizabeth Harris Foundation, born from a young woman’s suicide, presses ahead with education, awareness and support of research and families.

Tom Harris, Jordan Harris’ father, has told the story countless times. “I tell this story a lot,” he says, faltering again. “I’m almost able to get through the whole thing.” Harris and his wife Ellen got the call, March 27, 2012, that their daughter Jordan, 22,...

Posted By Scott Nishimura on 2015 Sep 30 - 8:58pm

Mandela and Tutu visit Fort Worth to speak on human rights and equality.

The grandson of Nelson Mandela and daughter of Archbishop Desmond Tutu came to Texas Wesleyan University this week, speaking on human rights and equality. Ndaba Mandela, 32, is co-founder and co-chairman of the Africa Rising Foundation, dedicated to promoting a positive image of Africa around the...

Posted By Anonymous on 2015 Aug 31 - 12:09pm

Spec Ops Burritos opened a new restaurant in downtown Fort Worth, located at 500 Throckmorton St., in late July. This is the first of the many new locations in the DFW area. Spec Ops Burritos was founded by Spec Ops Vets Mark Corwin and Jeff Enrich in 2013 to support the wounded veterans and lost...

Posted By Anonymous on 2015 Jul 31 - 10:37am

An innovative new health care procedure called the MonaLisa Touch is helping change the lives of patients who suffer from vaginal atrophy.

| by Nicole Crites | Atrophic vaginitis, mostly found in postmenopausal women, is characterized by thinning, drying and inflammation of the vaginal walls and can cause painful intercourse, itching, burning and painful urination. There are an estimated 64 million postmenopausal women in the United...

Posted By Hal A. Brown on 2015 Jul 29 - 11:31am

Two years ago, I was at the Davey O’Brien awards presentation and ran into Felix Lozano, an old high school friend who is a senior executive with Whitley Penn.  We made pleasantries, and he complimented Fort Worth, Texas magazine having just celebrated its 15th anniversary.  He then...

Posted By Jessica Llanes on 2015 Jun 17 - 11:28am

New research shows that sitting for extended periods of time can be more dangerous to your health than smoking. Our experts weigh in on what you can do to offset the risks of a sedentary job.

Are you logging long office hours in front of a computer? You aren’t alone. The average person spends 64 hours a week sitting, and the effects can be deadly. “Sitting doesn’t affect us right away—just like smoking the first cigarette won’t kill you,” explains Dr...

Posted By Anonymous on 2015 Jun 17 - 10:23am

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Katie and Sadie don’t necessarily look like prayer warriors – they’re dogs – but the last thing they did before leaving Mollie Herring’s hospital room at Plaza Medical Center recently was bow their heads during a prayer. Katie and Sadie visit hospitals, the homeless,...

Posted By Courtney Dabney on 2015 May 27 - 3:18pm

Residents in-the-know around Colleyville and Southlake flock to Trio New American Cuisine. When in search of casual lunches, elegant dinners or impeccable catering, they are happy to have fine dining right in their own backyard.

A trio of lamb steaks sit atop an incredibly  tasty rice pilaf. | photography by Alex Lepe | Trio offers one-stop shopping to meet all its clientele’s cafe, bakery and catering needs. Executive Chef and Owner Jason...

Posted By Gail Bennison on 2015 May 27 - 2:35pm

Jim Wright was the standard-bearer of the ‘Greatest Generation’. So few remain with us today, but their legacy shapes our today, our every day. –Pete Geren, former representative of the 12th Congressional District, former U.S. Army Secretary, now president and CEO of the Sid W....

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