5 Best tacos in Fort Worth

Live every day like it’s taco Tuesday- Published by Fort Worth Magazine Could you eat tacos for breakfast, lunch and dinner? If you answered yes, chances are you’re from Fort Worth. Everyone knows Texans love their Tex-Mex and love their tacos even more. NBCDFW.com reported that Estately, an online blog, conducted a survey, “Most Taco-Crazed Cities in…

K2 by the numbers

K2 aka Spice, K4 or Kush, a synthetic marijuana made from herbs, spices and plant material often coated with a synthetic THC compound. 330 percent increase in K2-related exposures reported nationwide between Jan. 1 to April 22, 2015 from the same time period last year. 1,900 exposures reported to CDC from Jan. 1 to April…

Firebird Spreads Its Wings

Mike Karns, president and owner of Firebird Restaurant Group, talks about his company’s ambitious growth plan. by Brianna Kessler published by Fort Worth Magazine El Fenix Mexican Restaurant celebrates its 97th anniversary this year, and Mike Karns is in major expansion mode at the moment. El Fenix, which was bought by Firebird Restaurant Group in 2008,…

AF+B Closes

AF+B, located in the heart of Fort Worth’s flourishing West 7th district, closed its doors to the public, Sept. 3. The American comfort food restaurant is one of five concepts managed by Raised Palate Restaurants Company. The 6,000-square-foot restaurant joined its sister company, Fireside Pies, on Crockett Street in January 2014 and received raving reviews…

Six Flags Adds 3 New Rides in Gotham City

Batman’s New Friends Published by: Fort Worth Magazine Six Flags Over Texas plans to add three new rides in Gotham City near the Batman and Mr. Freeze roller coasters to create “the ultimate battle of Batman versus the Rogue’s Gallery of Super-Villains” experience. The 214-acre theme park in Arlington has plenty of room for this exciting…

A New Library in Fort Worth

In efforts to reach the growing number of families and children residing in the “far north” neighborhoods of Fort Worth, the city council voted to buy a $1.5 million property, located at 4264 Golden Triangle Blvd., to open a new library. “Far north” Fort Worth makes up one-fifth of the city’s population with a total…