A Dallas stylist’s patrons enjoy hair-raising experiences.
Students’ attention wanders when commercials come on the tube—just like at home.
Our fearless reporter survives a close encounter with UFO investigators.
The ravenous whitefly is after our crops—and insecticides don’t even faze it.
Opponents muck up the fate of Texas’ best swimming hole.
A librarian takes San Benito’s city hall by storm.
The Choctaw Nation’s cavernous hall accommodates a weekly flood of fanatical game players.
Suzanne Coleman reveals the secret of her success: “You have to be a sentimental fool.”
Arms maker Jim Leatherwood produces one ugly gun.
Igor Fedotov and Eugene Cherkasov fiddle around in Midland.
Dallas sportswriter Skip Bayless takes his column high tech.
A third-generation rancher rebuilds his spread by just saying no to cattle.
A seminar thrives on the public’s fear of being sued.
Hiking in a country setting? Great, but not in my back yard, say rural citizens.
Ken Barnes wants to keep his dinosaur fossils near home.
If the National Coalition of Free Men has its way, man-bashing won’t go unprotested.
Charm and know-how got Runnels a spot on Ronald’s team.
Every day is Christmas for Claus clone Carl Anderson.
Urban climbers have all the ups and downs of cityscapes in their grasp.
The Cisneroses aren’t the only ones in the Alamo City fighting over their divorce.
A breakdown in state tow truck regulation leaves motorists stranded.
Dallas’ Bonehead Club revels in a well-deserved reputation for contrariness.
Troubles disappear when they’re seen in the proper light.
Brown’s formula for success guarantees a happy ending.
A private club’s prolonged turf war of the sexes leaves everyone teed off.
We’ve Never Been Licked, the World War Two vintage drama starring the Texas Aggies.
We cleaned our plate at restaurants across Texas. Here are the results: 66 irresistible specialties of the house.
An avid doodler puts a good face on his obsession with snack food.
Indifference to the KKK may mean that the secret organization has a new cross to bear.
San Diego’s museum is just on box short of telling the whole truth.
A new contender for the margarita-inventor title turns up in S.A.
Three galas are all in a night’s work for Houston’s TV party animal.
A crop of small ready-to-eat food companies in Austin take a fresh look at what’s for dinner.
Love at first bite: Valentine messages that are in good taste.
All is clam, all is bright in folk-art manger scenes.
Southwest Conference trophies, commemorating long-forgotten triumphs, are still winners.
Crash Course; Rambling Roses; Absolutely Floored; Bones to Pick
The Shining; Looming Large; Building a Better Cookie; Once Upon a Wall.
Clear Winner; Aqua Viva Man; Take a Stand; Water Featured
With these lively Mexican skirts, what goes around comes around.
Seven outstanding young Texas design students translate their visions of fairy tales, Greek goddesses, and Catholic rituals into fashion statements.
ONE OF THE FEW COMPLAINTS we have ever heard about Castle Hill Cafe is that it is too loud—which is true. But the acoustics in this former grocery store built in 1896 are only partly at fault. Blame instead the multitude of loyal customers who flock to this low-key and
Cappyccino’s 10 Ideas To Improve Life Say please and thanks Avoid malls, discounters, and mass merchants Take Sundays off Plant seeds Enjoy sunrises and sunsets Make 100 year decisions Mass media only in moderation Balance high-tech and high-touch Reward teachers, artists,
For more than twenty years, the central Texas town of Brady has staged the World Championship Barbeque Goat Cook-off on Labor Day weekend. Cabrito is a delicacy that has its ardent admirers—and many detractors. To those who have failed to see the merit in a crunchy yet tender piece of
The Warwick Melrose Hotel, Dallas is proud to showcase a culinary team led by Chef Jeff Moschetti. This creative team has been honored with the AAA Four Diamond award the prestigious DiRoNA award and the Wine Spectator award. In a city that boasts the highest number of restaurants per capita,
Rosario’s has always been a colorful spot to dine, and not just because the food is an energetic and enthusiastic version of authentic Mexican cuisine. This neighborhood bar on the edge of the historic King William district is bright with vivid shades of the rainbow—purple ceilings and purple ceiling
One of those places that a city has to have if it’s got any gumption at all.
Houston restaurateur Jim Goode took the three Texas food groups—barbecue, Tex-Mex, and burgers—and built an empire.
EVEN IF LA GRIGLIA were completely empty—which is highly unlikely—the enormous bawdy murals, busy mosaics, and bustling wait staff would give the impression of great activity. This popular eatery, located in the River Oaks Shopping Center, is a place to see and be seen—inevitable, since the restaurant is one of
JOSEPHINE STREET CAFE is a classic Texas roadhouse in an era where there are no more roads, just freeways. In fact, the freeway—Highway 281—roars over the patio, but that doesn’t seem to deter the loyal patrons of this popular neighborhood hangout. Nor did the recent collision of a truck with