Publisher's Letter

Posted By Anonymous on 2014 Sep 23 - 4:51pm

Publisher's Letter

Fort Worth-Arlington was ranked No. 1 on the Forbes list of housing best buys in 2014.  In the Forbes listing, cities were ranked based on housing markets still considered “undervalued” in prices and that offer some of the largest job growth in their economies. According to the...

Posted By Anonymous on 2014 Jul 22 - 10:50am

For certain famous men like Burt Reynolds, Tom Selleck and Sam Elliott, their mustache is an indelible part of their image. You can add our 2014 Fort Worth, Texas magazine Top Chef Todd Phillips to that celebrated list. Phillips has been sporting that mustache since the day he left Fort Worth for...

Posted By Anonymous on 2014 Jan 23 - 12:30pm

I remember exiting Bryant Irvin Road off Interstate 20 not long after Jon Bonnell opened Bonnell’s Fine Texas Cuisine Restaurant and saying to myself, “This guy needs a louder sign.” His understated pale beige-yellow and muted burgundy sign certainly didn’t scream: “I...

Posted By Hal A. Brown on 2012 Dec 27 - 11:20am

Some may think our lead story, Is Your Child Safe, is an unusual one for Fort Worth, Texas magazine, as we rarely address issues like this on the cover. I chose to make this our cover for January because in researching this topic, I read too many stories where parents became educated on the risks...

Posted By Hal A. Brown on 2012 Nov 14 - 9:50am

As a kid, my older sisters were always on a diet. On the contrary, my metabolism was faster than my calorie intake. Wanting to ensure that I was big enough to play football, for breakfast my mom would feed me raw Old Fashioned Quaker Oats (not the 30-minute brand) with half-and-half for extra...

Posted By Hal A. Brown on 2012 Nov 14 - 9:24am

In church this past Sunday, the sermon was on being responsible with your finances. One of the illustrations used was where people were going to lunch after church. The scenario was that a small group that had started the conversation with going to IHOP ended up at Silver Fox. This impulsive...

Posted By Hal A. Brown on 2012 Sep 12 - 12:19pm

The popularity of the Food Network and cooking shows like Bravo television’s Top Chef have elevated the craft of professional cooking to glamorous new heights. However, there is only room at the top for a few Bobby Flays. In reality, the world of professional cooking involves long, grueling...

Posted By Hal A. Brown on 2012 Jul 5 - 11:12am

In all of my traveling over the years, I have never been to a city that has more beautiful women than right here in Fort Worth, Texas. My assessment was confirmed recently when I read a story in Men’s Health magazine that ranked Fort Worth second in the nation behind only Honolulu in...

Posted By Hal A. Brown on 2012 May 16 - 1:55pm

As the publisher, I often hear from people about what they like and dislike about the magazine. Two areas of criticism I have heard on occasion is that our magazine is geared to too high-end of a reader and that we cover too much Western/equine related editorial. These are two critiques I don...