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Top 100: Family Business of the Year: Ian MacLean

Highland Landscaping LLC 820 A Enterprise Place Southlake 76092 www.highlandlandscapingllc.com Ian MacLean never intended to own a landscaping business. Count him as likely one of the few landscape...

Top 100 Next Generation Award: Ben Rosenthal

Ben Rosenthal, Co-President/CEO of Standard Meat Company Standard Meat Co. 455 Sansom Blvd. Saginaw 76179 817-916-1319 www.standardmeat.com The Rosenthal family is legendary in Fort Worth for its long history in...

New golf entertainment venue tees up in North Fort Worth

After waggling through the uncertain year, a new golf-themed entertainment complex will finally open in North Fort Worth early next year. BigShots Golf held its...

Q&A: Eva Green on playing an astronaut in ‘Proxima’

By LINDSEY BAHR AP Film WriterMovies about astronauts and space are so often also about estranged fathers and sons. So it's a welcome respite...

Cherokee Nation to buy ranch where Will Rogers was born

OOLAGAH, Okla. (AP) — The Cherokee Nation has agreed to buy the ranch where Will Rogers was born from the Oklahoma Historical Society.The Cherokee...

Outtakes: Stevie Nicks on Petty, Prince, Beyoncé and Harry

By MESFIN FEKADU AP Music WriterNEW YORK (AP) — Stevie Nicks — who is releasing a new song Friday and a concert film later...

Kids are probably more strategic about swapping Halloween candy and other stuff than you might think

Margaret Echelbarger, University of Chicago The Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work. The big idea Children seem to understand that others will give...

3 things I learned from teaching students about horror pioneer George Romero’s movies during these scary times

Carl Kurlander, University of Pittsburgh I’m no fan of horror movies. At least I wasn’t until I moved from Hollywood back to my hometown of...

U2 releases 20th anniversary edition of ‘All That You Can’t Leave Behind’

The 20th Anniversary multi-format anniversary edition reissue of U2's hit album All That You Can't Leave Behind - featuring a brand new 12-track remaster of the record...

Robert Francis: Our local World Series

It will be remembered as the pandemic World Series of 2020. Played in a “neutral” ballpark, Arlington’s barely-used, brand spanking new Globe Life Field....

Robert Francis: From politics to chicken to pickles

Don’t know about you, but you would think with all our technological savvy, the ubiquitous “they” could figure out a way for people who...

Dickies partners with artist on ‘Vote’ mural

Fort Worth-based workwear brand Dickies, a longtime member of the Near Southside, is supporting the local ARTober initiative by partnering with local artist Mariell Guzman to...

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JRB Fort Worth chosen for main operating base for C-130J aircraft

Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth has been selected as a main operating base for eight C-130J aircraft at the 136th Airlift...

Commentary: When to donate rewards to charity and when to give cash

By ERIN HURD of NerdWalletIf you're looking to give to charity this holiday season but don't want to dip into your bank account, donating...

Texas again sets record for new coronavirus infections as testing also sees sustained highs

Texas health officials reported more than 14,000 new coronavirus infections Wednesday in what appeared to be an all-time high for daily cases. The record comes...

Commentary: Area mayors say ‘Spread cheer this holiday season, not COVID-19’

Mayors of several cities in Tarrant County released the following message: As we enter the holiday season, it’s becoming all too apparent that this year...