Opinion By Bud Kennedy

A new arts school for Fort Worth — but where?

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Legal confusion delays the plan for a performing arts school in the Cultural District, but there are other ideas.

Holiday festivities

Sundance Square Christmas Tree lighting

Review: Ballet Frontier’s ‘The Nutcracker’

Youngsters fill the stage with cute mice and snow fairies, but the professional dancers aren’t so showy in the Ballet Frontier production of The Nutcracker.

Cooking for Fido

Pet health advocates and fans of homemade pet food find inspiration from YouTube’s new Doggy Cooking Network.

Turkey-basket effort shifts into gear

South Central Alliance of Churches distributes hundreds of Thanksgiving food baskets to needy families, with the help of nine member congregations including Trinity Episcopal.

Nash Elementary students discover ice skating at Fort Worth’s outdoor rink

Panther Island Ice opens to the public Friday.

Opinion By Bud Kennedy

Eats Beat: Not too late for Turkey Day

Some of the most charming North Texas restaurants are booked, but you might try prime steakhouses or the Brazilian-style steakhouses.

New & notable: Books by Texas authors

Of note: a cold case in Texarkana; Texas as a national role model; two murder mysteries; and two family tales.

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Here Comes Santa Claus

Tell us what’s on your child’s Santa list for a chance to win tickets to the Casa Mañana show. Plus: Win Panther Island Ice tickets

A new frontier of fun: Museum of Science and History reopens Friday

Imagine an encounter with Paluxysaurus jonesi, the intimidating 60-foot-long, 12-foot-tall official state dinosaur of Texas that roamed these parts about 112 million years ago.

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The Garden Guru: Surviving winter

Keep damage to a minimum by choosing the right plants and growing spots and planning for freezes.

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LT and Albertsons Food Distribution

LT and Albertsons Food Distribution

LaDainian Tomlinson and Albertson's food distrubution at the Amon G. Carter Stadium in Fort Worth.

Thanksgiving Baskets for Needy

Thanksgiving Baskets for Needy

Kids from Trinity Episcopal pre-school help package Thanksgiving holiday meals for the less fortunate

Helping Hands

Helping Hands

Dawson Middle School students help at Mission Arlington/Mission Metroplex Friday

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