Posted By Gail Bennison on 2014 Sep 23 - 2:36pm
Tinker Bell began her life neglected and living in a crate on someone’s front porch. For the last seven years, she has lived in the lap of luxury.
Weatherford residents Nadeen and Kenneth Murphree gave the now 8-year-old Chihuahua her forever home in 2007, and the little rescued dog became a rescuer of people.
Tinker Bell is a therapy dog and a much-loved four-legged ambassador for Parker County.
She is a fixture at every nursing home,...
Posted By Paul Harral on 2014 Sep 23 - 2:25pm
A faith-based organization is intent on providing youths in Como with the tools they need to be leaders and change their community.
Randy Brown thought God was calling him to overseas mission work, maybe in Thailand. But it turned out that the call was to Fort Worth and one of the city’s most historic, culturally diverse and poorer neighborhoods.
“I ended up finding a bus map in the library downtown, so I drove the...
Posted By Amy Horany on 2014 Aug 20 - 11:04am
Today I'm excited to kick off a new series. As a designer, I love creating new spaces, and sometimes I design spaces just for fun. It keeps my creative juices flowing and also gives you guys some interior inspiration along the way. I tend to find most of my inspiration from the beach,...
Posted By james.verheyen on 2014 Aug 18 - 7:07pm
Hal Brown owner and publisher of Fort Worth, Texas magazine accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge benefiting research for ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease)
Posted By Paul Harral on 2014 Aug 18 - 3:19pm
Students in the Glen Rose ISD and surrounding districts and home schools benefit from a couple’s desire to spread their love for the arts.
If, in the future, the conductor or a featured soloist for the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra is announced as being from the Dinosaur Capital of Texas, it likely will be because of Frances and the late John Wasilchak.
The Glen Rose couple established the Wasilchak Charitable Fund at the Community...
Posted By Amy Horany on 2014 Jul 31 - 1:44pm
Hello everyone and welcome to my first post in Design Worth Doing! I am SO excited to start blogging with Fort Worth, Texas magazine and cannot wait to start giving you all weekly home design inspiration.
You might have already seen my little intro video last week, but if not, I guess I should...
Posted By Amy Horany on 2014 Jul 31 - 12:44pm
Learn how to make a simple wreath in a matter of minutes!
Hey guys! Welcome to my very first DIY video post. If you're new to the blog, make sure to check out my intro post to get to know me better. Today we're talking about how easy it is to make a simple 5 minute wreath using just a wreath base and a few silk florals.
I found most of my...
Posted By Gail Bennison on 2014 Jun 13 - 2:13pm
Jim Wright, 56th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, said that many years ago, he read in his old King James Bible a scripture taken from the Sermon on the Mount. “As best I remember, it said: ‘Let your light so shine before others that they may see your good works...
Posted By Paul Harral on 2014 Jun 13 - 1:27pm
Boys and Girls Club of Greater Fort Worth targets the most disadvantaged of children, helping bolster them academically, teaching them healthy lifestyles and how to avoid gangs.
Perhaps the most famous boxing quote in history comes from the 1954 movie On the Waterfront, where prize fighter Terry Malloy (Marlon Brando) tells Charley Malloy (Rod Steiger): “I coulda had class. I coulda been a contender. I coulda been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am, let...
Posted By Gail Bennison on 2014 Jun 13 - 12:26pm
Fort Worth entrepreneur & musician Bear Quisenberry describes the music from his band’s latest album as “Allman Brothers meets Black Crowes meets Grateful Dead, with alternative country, Austin psychobilly, a twist of Funk and kind of like Rolling Stones"
Quisenberry and Chris Collins started the band in the early 1990s while attending Texas Tech University. After graduation, Collins went to law school, ultimately moving back to Fort Worth to work for Barlow, Garsek & Simon. Quisenberry started his own company, Fort Worth-based Oso Quiz....