Innovative

Posted By Scott Nishimura1 on 2018 Sep 11 - 12:40pm

Brandon Burton
Brandon Burton’s first job was selling newspaper subscriptions at age 11 in his Orange County, California, hometown. Son of a single mom on food stamps, “my mom didn’t really have the financial means to take care of me,” he says. “I just realized that was a way of life...

Posted By Malcolm Mayhew on 2018 Aug 29 - 12:48pm

One by one, customers line up at the counter to place their orders. And one by one, they carry away wildly over-the-top drinks and eats that would make any of our city’s top chefs raise an eyebrow. A family of four is passing around a fruit drink called rusa  — a tall glass...

Posted By Shilo Urban on 2018 Aug 29 - 10:22am

While local musician Peter More roamed far from his colorful childhood home to gather the friendships and cultural influences that would lead to his new album, Beautiful Disrepair, the folk artist’s music remains Fort Worthian at its heart. Previously the frontman for the band Oh Whitney,...

Posted By Samantha Calimbahin on 2018 Aug 27 - 11:33am

With a gallery renovation set to begin in October and a slew of new exhibits in the works, the Amon Carter Museum of American Art is a happenin’ spot. And, in the middle of it all is Shirley Reece-Hughes, the mastermind behind the museum’s collection of paintings and sculptures. Even...

Posted By Jenny B. Davis on 2018 Jul 30 - 2:00pm

Birkins and Balenciaga rarely turn heads, but holding a handbag that’s also a work of art? That’s next level. Customized bags are having a moment, and fashion-forward women know that the ultimate OOTD accessory is accented with monograms, hand-painted designs and graffiti accents. (Plus...

Posted By Scott Nishimura1 on 2018 Jul 18 - 11:36am

Fort Worth INC.’s inaugural Dream Office – under construction in the city’s West Side River District for the developer Fort Capital – draws its inspiration from the firm’s recently built headquarters building next door. Fort Capital, developer of the River District,...

Posted By Scott Nishimura1 on 2018 May 2 - 10:14am

Fort Worth’s new economic development plan, taking aim at weaknesses and highlighting strengths, recommends the city formally designate the Near Southside as a “medical innovation district,” taking advantage of its health care employment base, access to research and vibrant...

Posted By Anonymous on 2015 Nov 16 - 3:39pm

| by Nicole Crites | One day we looked up and realized that smartphones are no longer just smart, they’re also fit. Among the millions of apps available, many are designed to help people stay in shape and live a healthy lifestyle more conveniently. From counting calories to donating...

Posted By Anonymous on 2015 Jul 30 - 4:43pm

| by Scott Nishimura | Dr. Bobby Brown and U.S. Rep. Roger Williams are 25 years apart in age, but they share numerous common bonds in baseball, family, business and Yogi Berra stories. Brown, a Tulane University star shortstop who went on to the New York Yankees and is one of two surviving...

Posted By Gail Bennison on 2014 Dec 16 - 11:44am

| photography by Alex Lepe | The 119th Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo begins on Jan. 16 and ends on Feb. 7. Shanna Weaver, in her 14th year as the event’s publicity manager, is expecting a banner year for the Show, with a twist. She and husband, Mark Wandmacher, are expecting baby girl...

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