Cheers & Jeers

Wednesday, Jul. 09, 2014

iJeers: To the downtown street cleaner driving his noisy machine up and down the same streets between 10 p.m. and 3 a.m. while people are trying to sleep. Five hours! The same streets! And it had rained hard the day before! Next, we will have to replace the worn-out streets.

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Tuesday, Jul. 08, 2014

iJeers: To the Texas Railroad Commission for refusing to allow interviews. The three-panel commission should come to the next public forum with their hands covering their eyes, ears and mouth with a sign reading, “We see no earthquakes, hear no complaints and will speak no evil about the fracking gas industry.”

Cheers & Jeers: Thanks, Phil Collins

Friday, Jul. 04, 2014

Cheers: To the British-born percussionist/singer who, because of Walt Disney and Fess Parker, became an Alamo addict. God bless Phil Collins, and God bless Texas. Remember the Alamo!

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Thursday, Jul. 03, 2014

iJeers: To the Obama administration for ordering our American embassies to fly the rainbow flag along with the Stars and Stripes over the July 4 holiday.

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Wednesday, Jul. 02, 2014

hCheers: To Officer Hennessy of the North Richland Hills police for taking the time from his bike patrol to talk with my son and answer his questions and concerns.

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Tuesday, Jul. 01, 2014

hCheers: To Szechuan Chinese Restaurant on Bryant Irvin Road for exemplary customer service for the past 10 years for the nonprofit Fort Worth Dressage Club. Great service, great food and great friendships have been the hallmark of our monthly meetings at this noteworthy establishment.

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Friday, Jun. 27, 2014

Cheers: And a big THANK YOU to Fort Worth police officers and firefighters for standing out in the pouring rain to guide motorists through flooded intersections during the rain event on Tuesday. Your efforts are greatly appreciated.

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Thursday, Jun. 26, 2014

hCheers: To the North Richland Hills policemen and firefighters who chaperoned a group of teens from Fort Worth Christian to work in the yards of disabled seniors. You gave us a big boost in clearing out things that should have been discarded years ago. We give you a heartfelt thanks.

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Wednesday, Jun. 25, 2014

hCheers: To Kawana May and an honorable patient at Envision Imaging’s Camp Bowie office for the return of my wallet, intact. I carelessly left it in the reception area.

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Tuesday, Jun. 24, 2014

hCheers: To the person or persons who paid for dinner for my husband and me at Pulido’s in Hurst on the evening of June 10. What a happy surprise. You can bet we’ll pay it forward.