Tear Down the East Dallas Portion of I30

At a recent TED event in Philadelphia, Next American City editor-at-large Diana Lind reviewed the movement to dismantle highways that disrupt a city’s natural flow. From a report by Andrew Nusca: After the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake, the city of San Francisco faced the tremendous task of rebuilding the structurally-damaged Embarcadero Freeway. Instead, they tore it […]

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Evan Grant’s MVP Choice Is Not Popular

Just about every year, one unlucky sportswriter is pilloried for his selection for American or National League Most Valuable Player. This year, that unlucky sportswriter is former InsideCorner writer Evan Grant, because he picked Michael Young. (Detroit Tigers pitcher — and recently named Cy Young winner — Justin Verlander won, in case you haven’t heard.)

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Leading Off (11/21/11)

Tough Times For Dallas Tech Sector: In a new Forbes survey of technology jobs, Texas doesn’t fare well and Dallas fares worse, something the magazine admits is “shocking,” considering the area’s long-time role as a telecommunications powerhouse. Nonetheless, Dallas, “generally a job-created dynamo,” Forbes writes, “has seen roughly a quarter of its high-tech jobs go […]

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