‘Alive Inside’: Award-winning director to show film, talk about music, dementia

Michael Rossato-Bennett is a documentary filmmaker and he has changed lives. It’s as simple as that. That’s probably not at the top of his resume. His documentary, Alive Inside, won two awards, including the audience award for U.S. documentary at the Sundance Film Festival in 2014, so that’s probably at the top.  But ask him… Continue reading ‘Alive Inside’: Award-winning director to show film, talk about music, dementia

Fort Worth ISD studying use of property and buildings, changes coming to HQ, Farrington Field

The Fort Worth ISD is working on a plan to more strategically use its sports and administrative buildings and other non-instructional properties that will likely result in a new central administration building as part of a repurposed Farrington Field complex. The district is working with the Fort Worth office of JLL, which, over the past… Continue reading Fort Worth ISD studying use of property and buildings, changes coming to HQ, Farrington Field

Bringing Colour to Fort Worth: New shop aims to dress up professionals

If you’ve ever looked at TV anchors, sports broadcasters and others in the media spotlight and wondered how they get that put-together, sharp-as-a-tack look no matter the sporting event or calamity, Fort Worth is the place to be. Fort Worth? Hardly the center of haute couture or fashion, right? True, but Fort Worth does have… Continue reading Bringing Colour to Fort Worth: New shop aims to dress up professionals

Fort Worth start-up Supply reels in ‘Shark’

SHARK TANK - "1107" - A 13-year-old from Gallatin, Tennessee, presents his ingenious improvement to a household gardening tool. An entrepreneur from Bend, Oregon, introduces the Sharks to the relatively unknown, lowest carb nut on the planet with his food product line. While a husband and wife duo from Fort Worth, Texas, pitch their safe design, engineered to provide a lifetime of perfect shaves. Finally, a surgeon from Los Angeles, California, presents his formulated immune support pack designed to reduce unnecessary antibiotic use on "Shark Tank," SUNDAY, NOV. 3 (9:00-10:00 p.m. EST), on ABC. (ABC/Eric McCandless) PATRICK CODDOU, JENNIFER CODDOU

To the cheers of family, friends and business associates, Fort Worth start-up Supply, a men’s razor company, landed a $300,000 deal with Robert Herjavec on ABC’s Shark Tank, broadcast Sunday, Nov. 3. Supply owners Patrick and Jennifer Coddou hooked the “Sharks” with their innovative single-edge razor design. All the “Sharks” were highly complementary of the… Continue reading Fort Worth start-up Supply reels in ‘Shark’

Dickies Arena formally opens, ushering in new era for Fort Worth

Fort Worth welcomed Dickies Arena on a sunny, brisk Saturday morning, the culmination of many years of talking and planning. “In Fort Worth we know how to focus on quality,” said Edward Bass, the businessman and philanthropist who headed up the campaign for the arena. “We are in the Cultural District with this arena. Fort… Continue reading Dickies Arena formally opens, ushering in new era for Fort Worth

TCU announces public phase of its $1 billion fundraising campaign, Lead On

Texas Christian University last night announced what it calls “the most ambitious philanthropic campaign” in its nearly 150-year history. The $1 billion goal of Lead On: A Campaign for TCU will raise funds to invest in support for student scholarships, endowed faculty and academic programs. The four high-level priorities that mirror the goals of the… Continue reading TCU announces public phase of its $1 billion fundraising campaign, Lead On