Posted By Gail Bennison on 2016 Sep 28 - 10:59am
Imagine if domestic violence offenders received a warning and coping tools before they had angry outbursts. Imagine the impact this would have on the 3 to 6 million domestic violence victims in the United States.
Someday, an interdisciplinary team, comprised of researchers from the University of...
Posted By Scott Nishimura on 2016 Sep 28 - 10:13am
Vendors look to showcase their best in Fort Worth, Texas magazine’s annual Dream Home project
Ask any of our Dream Home vendors why they participate in this annual project, and you get similar answers: it’s an opportunity to put up their best in collaboration with other vendors that are doing the same thing.
Take Scott Pereth, co-owner of Durango Doors in Fort Worth, who’s...
Posted By Jennifer Casseday-Blair on 2016 Aug 15 - 4:44pm
The 2016 Cocktail Awards
Locating the top tipple in town is no easy task. By polling groups of friends, discoursing with bartenders, deliberating with the editorial staff and taking suggestions from readers, we’ve made our picks for 2016.
With more than a decade of experience behind a bar, I presume to have a solid...
Posted By Scott Nishimura on 2016 Aug 15 - 4:18pm
Stonework on the $2.495 million Fort Worth, Texas magazine Dream Home, a Spanish transitional in Westlake, gets underway in September.
The 2017 Fort Worth, Texas magazine Dream Home is starting to take shape.
Builder Vesta Homes has poured the foundation and built the frame of the 6,700-square-foot transitional Spanish Mediterranean in Westlake’s luxury Granada development. Drywall is in, and the roof, electrical, HVAC, and...
Posted By Gail Bennison on 2016 Jul 21 - 3:11pm
Fort Worth ISD students immersed in a modern classroom
The way instruction had been delivered with books and teachers lecturing to students was soon to be old school. The task—and not a small one—was to get educators onboard and students and parents engaged with a digital way of teaching and learning.
That was the transformation Kyle Davie...
Posted By Scott Nishimura on 2016 Jul 21 - 11:06am
Builder Vesta Custom Homes is under construction on a 6,700-square-foot transitional Spanish Mediterranean in Westlake’s luxury Granada development.
The 2016 Fort Worth, Texas magazine Dream Home is just now coming out of the ground in Westlake’s Granada development.
Scheduled to be completed this fall, the 6,700-square-foot, five-bedroom, five-and-a-half-bath home at 2017 Granada Trail is one of 10 that builder Vesta Custom Homes is...
Posted By Jennifer Casseday-Blair on 2016 Jun 29 - 1:27pm
A comprehensive guide to finding the right homebuilder in North Texas
Building a home can be one of the most exciting (and stressful) things to happen in a person’s life. While the process will never go completely smoothly, choosing an experienced builder can ensure a well-crafted home built within an agreed-upon timeframe. Our guide, in advance of the Fort...
Posted By Scott Nishimura on 2016 Jun 29 - 1:14pm
Home of Dreams builders, set back by rain, work to finish everything from the stone stairwell to the exterior landscaping.
This being Texas, we don’t like to complain too much about rain. It has put our inaugural Home of Dreams behind by more than a few weeks, but builders Betty Baker and Mark Johnson are promising a $2.4 million Transitional French showpiece.
Crews are hard at work on the 7,169-square-foot,...
Posted By kendall louis on 2016 Jun 27 - 9:56am
Foodie fans watched as six of the area’s most talented chefs faced off for the honor to move on to Top Chef Finals at Fort Worth, Texas magazine’s Top Chef preliminary round.
Poached shrimp with white seaweed, braised chicken tacos, bacon and blue cheese-stuffed mushrooms and smoked bacon-wrapped scallops welcomed more than 200 hungry guests as they moved throughout Texas Appliance Hurst on Wednesday, May 4, for the Top Chef Preliminaries. This year’s...
Posted By Gail Bennison on 2016 May 18 - 12:46pm
South Hills High School students, one year apart, make history as two of the best female athletes in the state.
Athletes from other schools flock to Fort Worth's South Hills High School just to have a shot at playing on the same field with them. Kids who never thought about the opportunity to go to college and play at the collegiate level look at them and see hope for themselves.
They are an inspiration...