Mary Perez of Enchiladas Ole, a small neighborhood restaurant, invited anyone with no home or A/C to sit inside for water and chips as temperatures climbed toward 110. Enchiladas Ole was recently ranked by USA Today readers as one of Texas’ 10 best.
In Fort Worth, former fine-dining chef Sage Sakiri is doing the same dishes as always, but they’re in boxes or on paper plates for inexpensive prices in a casual east side cafe. “I think it’s where the market is today,” he said,
BBQ on the Brazos, for years located at a Cresson gas station, lost its lease, and owners Kathryn Warren and John Sanford spent Thursday moving out. The couple will operate from their food truck and look for a new brick and mortar location.
The Benbrook traffic circle in west Fort Worth is known for its dangerous yield and merge points. But city officials say they will install flashing lights at several spots within the circle to improve navigation.
"Garrett gave his life in a sacrifice to maintain peace, and it's the same peace that we gather in this evening," Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald told the crowd of hundreds at Wednesday's candlelight vigil.