Posted By Gail Bennison on 2015 Jul 29 - 2:31pm
Amid the No-Kill Revolution
| shelter photography by Alex Lepe | WARNING: This story contains graphic content and may not be suitable for all readers.
Who wouldn’t support a proposal that no animals are ever put to death because they are unloved or unwanted? The answer may surprise you. It is the people who spend...
Posted By Anonymous on 2015 Jul 29 - 11:40am
Each year, thousands of parents and students begin their hunt for the perfect school. Filling out application after application, setting up interviews and making multiple visits to schools can be a daunting task. Where will my child excel academically, grow personally and truly enjoy learning?...
Posted By Scott Nishimura on 2015 Jul 27 - 5:19pm
Meet 10 Tarrant County teachers who are trying to figure out how to engage our children every day.
| photography by Alex Lepe | Several have taught for years, a few have just joined the profession, and a number had been doing something else for a living when teaching called. Whether working in the public or private schools, they voice some common challenges - how to capture and retain...
Posted By Anonymous on 2015 Jul 27 - 10:14am
Posted By Scott Nishimura on 2015 Jul 27 - 10:00am
The 2015 Dream Home is taking more shape. Enter the mason and the people who will design and stage the interior.
| by Scott Nishimura | David Solorzano, owner of the 18-year-old Masonry Custom Designs of Azle, has put on an unusual, durable multi-coat stucco fine finish. A team of designers from Stacy Furniture and Design of Grapevine is responsible for the interior.
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Posted By Jocelyn Tatum on 2015 Jun 17 - 2:21pm
This month we decided to profile four uniquely and thoughtfully designed office spaces in Fort Worth.
One consistent theme was each office’s design reflected the occupants’ work philosophy. A triangular conference room and table reflected a democratic approach to working with their colleagues. Or old wood removed from 100-year-old walls in a building were repurposed to keep the building...
Posted By Courtney Dabney on 2015 Jun 17 - 1:53pm
Texas Appliance Hurst once again hosted Fort Worth, Texas magazine’s Top Chef preliminary round. Six of the area’s most talented chefs showed off their skill and creativity for an excited crowd of fans and attendees.
Ravenous foodies packed the house at the spacious Hurst showroom and were treated to beer, wine, hors d’eurves and one heck of a show. Multiple Emmy Award winner, former televison anchor and local personality Scott Murray emceed the event with his familiar charm.
Chef Jon Bonnell took the...
Posted By Anonymous on 2015 Jun 17 - 12:27pm
by Scott Nishimura
Much of what goes into dream homes won’t ever be seen by the eventual owner.
Like the plumbing. The 2015 Dream Home, on a corner lot in Southlake’s Carillon planned community being developed by Hines, is the second full Dream Home project for plumber Kenneth Golden of Pro Serve...
Posted By Anonymous on 2015 May 27 - 9:55am
Fort Worth visionaries dream big with their own unique technology, designs and products.
| by Sean Chaffin | photography by Alex Lepe | Business shows are everywhere on television right now, extolling the glories of invention, entrepreneurship and utilizing one’s passion for a product or business to fill a role in the marketplace. Thomas Edison once noted: “To invent,...
Posted By Paul Harral on 2015 May 27 - 9:19am
The 2015 Dream Home in Southlake combines talent, vision and dedication to create an elegant home in an elegant setting.
Dream Homes push builders and contractors to showcase their very best efforts and products to demonstrate what they can do to others in the trade and to the benefit of the eventual owner.
A case in point is the garage door. “The builder wants a really interesting design on these doors that...