TEX Rail a step closer to reality

Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

While Washington, D.C., can’t be credited with making many useful decisions these days, two federal agencies have delivered some good news for Tarrant County.

Love Field still gives Dallas a bad headache

Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

This is a big month for Dallas Love Field. The Wright Amendment, which has restricted that airport’s flights since 1979, goes away on Oct. 13.

Retooled bond plan deserves Birdville votes

Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

The numbers from last year’s bond election make it look like almost 90 percent of the people in the Birdville school district don’t care about their schools, their homes or their property values.

This week is big for Texas politics

Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014

If you haven’t been paying attention to Texas politics all summer, now is a good time to start.

Fort Worth continues to make aviation history with deployment of F-22 Raptor over Syria

Friday, Sep. 26, 2014

Fort Worth has been making aviation history since 1911.

UNT facing a very costly transformation

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014

A report issued by the State Auditor’s Office Thursday, confirmed what University of North Texas officials acknowledged earlier this year: that since at least the year 2000, the school has has been getting millions of dollars in state funds that it should never have received.

FW City Council and Arts Commission now on the same page

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014

Great cities have great art, including great public art.

Teamwork needed to fund transportation for area’s most needy

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014

The Fort Worth Transportation Authority (The T), under pressure to expand ridership and provide more rail service, is making a move that is likely to upset many riders and some agencies that serve them.

State sales tax deduction set to expire soon

Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014

It should surprise no one that Congress has left Washington, D.C. for another two-month recess with work left undone.

New program in H-E-B will aid police in helping the mentally ill

Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014

It is not uncommon for a relative of a mentally ill person to call police when that family member is experiencing a crisis and perhaps exhibiting out-of-control behavior.