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“My family and I went to eat dinner at Heim Barbecue and decided to stop by the Grow Plant Shop when I snapped the photo of my daughter, Porter. She is 2 years old and loves to be in front of the camera, so we’re always out and about taking pictu... Read more

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Being a doctor is her day job — or night job, depending on her shift. At 27, Amy Faith Ho has done TEDx Talks (TED-like events run by independent organizers); written for numerous publications like Forbes, Chicago Tribune and The Motley Fool; and... Read more

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Ross DeOtte is the type of guy who loves to play in the dirt. He works at Harvest, an agriculture-focused neighborhood developed by Hillwood on the historic Faught Farm in Argyle. Here, it’s all about farming, with private gardening plots for res... Read more

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When you’re in charge of one of the biggest projects on one of the biggest landmarks of Fort Worth — the Trinity River — there’s no doubt you’re busy. Couple that with being a dad, a frequent traveler and, not to mention, the son of a U.S. repres... Read more

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Many call 15-year-old Carson Huey-You a genius. Others refer to him as a prodigy or a savant. But this physics major, the youngest to ever receive a degree from TCU, is a quintessential teen who loves playing video games, watching superhero movie... Read more

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A prince among men … that’s how one could best describe this environmental steward whose efforts are already making a visible impact on the planet during our lifetime. Dr. Michael Slattery swings unyieldingly from one ecological crusade to the ne... Read more

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At this moment, the nationally recognized art curator Michael Auping is probably wearing a ratty T-shirt and baggy shorts, wrestling with a 10-foot-5-inch paddleboard he’s attempting to get into his Lexus. On any given day, he is in the Pacific O... Read more

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Unlike many young boys his age who sat mesmerized as they watched pro-footballers throw winning passes and make impressive tackles, Brian Estridge had less of a desire to become a star quarterback and more of a drive to be the commanding voice an... Read more

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Wearing many hats, including those of Westlake town manager and superintendent of Westlake Academy, means every day is different for Tom Brymer. “The variety of my responsibilities is one of the things that makes my job both challenging and fun. ... Read more

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When Opal Lee’s grandparents relocated from Louisiana to Texas, they did so in two covered wagons. When they finally arrived, her grandfather – “Poppa,” as she still calls him – settled down to farming. He had 160 acres to tend and no way to hire... Read more

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At the tender and impressionable age of 7, while grabbing some burgers with his family in Arlington, Drake Milligan had his first encounter with Elvis Presley – or at least, an Elvis Presley tribute artist. “I don’t know what it was that drew me ... Read more

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Jenna Kinard: Executive chef at MAX’s Wine Dive | by Samantha Calimbahin | photography by Alex Lepe | MAX’s Wine Dive executive chef Jenna Kinard walked around her empty restaurant one Monday afternoon, dressed casually in a t-shirt and... Read more

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Jerry Durant's upbringing taught him a lot about running an auto dealership empire. “I was raised in a small town. If people weren’t satisfied, they’d tell the neighbors, and pretty soon you wouldn’t have any business at all. I try to find the be... Read more

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| photography by Alex Lepe | Dr. Eugene Giovannini understands the complexities involved with growing up in a large family. Married for 33 years, he has three children in their 20s. “My mother grew up with seven brothers and sisters, and my fath... Read more

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Caylin Moore has a list of 20 goals he wants to accomplish. Last fall, he achieved one of them – to become a Rhodes Scholar. That means Moore, a senior at TCU and safety on the football team, will receive a scholarship to study at Oxford Univers... Read more

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| photography by Alex Lepe | Carlo Capua got his humanitarian side from his mother, who tirelessly helps people, he said. His work ethic and business sense came from watching his dad work hard in the car business. Fort Worth’s Z’s Café, a social... Read more

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| photography by Alex Lepe | Her father was a talented set designer and prop master for films, television and theme parks. She grew up around the film industry and developed an ingrained passion for creative arts and creative people. Today, the... Read more

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| photography by Alex Lepe | “Why would anyone not want to come to The University of Texas at Arlington? It is a remarkable university. It’s known for its innovation. It’s known for its dedicated faculty, and it’s known for its tremendous studen... Read more

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| photography by Alex Lepe | One of the most productive and dedicated units in the Fort Worth Police Department is the K-9 unit. In 2015, the unit handled 3,703 calls for assistance, conducted 201 building searches, 41 area searches, 242 narcoti... Read more

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| photography by Alex Lepe | R.L. Paschal High School senior Reilly Fox kicks like a girl. The boys on the Paschal Panthers football team could not be happier about that. Last Sept. 19, Reilly adjusted her perfectly braided hair and suited up i... Read more

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