Big decision ahead on TCU overlay

Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

By the conclusion of the TCU-area mediation group’s fifth meeting on Wednesday, it was clear that a rental registration agreement for investment properties in a proposed zoning overlay would not be the muscular enforcement tool many residents had envisioned.

Beware of mission creep on the border

Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

Perry, Dewhurst and Straus extend DPS, guard surge

Texas board must reach agreement on textbooks by Friday

Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014

Board indulged criticisms, failed to give early textbook approval

ERCOT wants ‘safety valve’ in EPA plan

Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

Top Texas officials have already decried the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed Clean Power Plan rules aimed at reducing carbon dioxide emissions from power plants, so it’s no surprise that the state’s main power grid operator has chimed in.

Hickman was a Cowtown icon

Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

The Fort Worth Stockyards — the iconic, much-beloved area of the city nestled on 125 acres north of downtown — has been an economic engine and a tourist magnet for years.

Congress is short on time to act on taxes

Monday, Nov. 17, 2014

Members of the current lame-duck Congress should deal with the issue of so-called “tax extenders” — around 55 specific tax breaks that expired at the end of 2013.

Take time in choosing performing arts school’s location

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014

Fort Worth is building a new school, and the question is where to build it.

Dropping charges against ‘junkman’ was the just thing to do

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014

At 76 years old Willie Ray Young had never been arrested.

City rethinks plan for road maintenance

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014

Of all the public policy issues that face North Texans on a daily basis, none is as persistently frustrating as the condition of our roads.

Editorial: In Texas, another look at expanding healthcare

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014

State board suggests working with feds to increase coverage.