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Posted By Samantha Calimbahin on 2017 Mar 9 - 2:06pm

Popular Near Southside music venue The Live Oak Music Hall & Lounge will close at the end of April, according to entertainment director Brooks Kendall Jr. The venue, located at 1311 Lipscomb St., opened in 2012 and has hosted acts like Leon Bridges and Luke Wade. The last show will be Brandy...

Posted By Samantha Calimbahin on 2017 Feb 27 - 9:31am

A Fort Worth native and star of blockbuster films like "Twister" and "Apollo 13" has died.  Bill Paxton died Saturday at 61 due to complications from heart surgery. He appeared in films like "Titanic," where he played underwater treasure hunter Brock Lovett; and...

Posted By Samantha Calimbahin on 2016 Oct 13 - 12:03pm

Thurber Mingus has permanently closed, the Tex-Mex and burger joint announced via Facebook on Thursday. Representatives from Thurber Mingus confirmed the closure Thursday morning but did not disclose further details as to why the restaurant shut down.  The restaurant, located at 4400 White...

Posted By Alison Rich on 2013 Mar 25 - 11:00am

Merciless and unrelenting, Alzheimer’s disease greedily robs millions of their reminiscences and, eventually, of their lives. But despite their tangled brains and fading bodies, there’s still a person left inside.

Of all the incessant requests, it’s the ceaseless pleas for sugar-free cough drops that are especially unnerving. “She’ll eat a whole package of 50 in two days,” said Sally Miller. The “she” Miller is referring to is her 77-year-old mother, Joyce. Formerly...

Posted By Heywood on 2012 Jul 6 - 9:09am

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Posted By Anonymous on 2012 Jun 28 - 3:16pm

Special camp teaches children that they do not have to cope with their loss alone.

The first evening Joan Katz was a volunteer at Camp Fire’s El Tesoro de la Vida Grief Camp — the name means “The Treasure of Life” — she walked to the dining hall with two little boys. “One turned to the other and asked, ‘Who did you lose?’ The...

Posted By Jonathan.Nauck on 2012 May 21 - 6:39pm

I was at a party recently (READ: Baby Shower with alcohol-the best kind) and one of the guys I rushed in college introduced me to his girlfriend in this manner:   “I want you to meet the most interesting man in the world who hasn’t aged a bit in fifteen years.”...