State lawmakers slashed spending by more than a third between 2008 and 2018.

Arlington reptile expert writes herp book for youth

Michael Smith's herpetology guide for teens is coming out in October.

Amy Martin is writing the sequel to 'Wild L.A.,' about nature to be found in North Texas.

'Real Americans' hate racism

This July 4th, let’s make a new declaration of inclusiveness, says GSDFW director Wendel Withrow.

Acre Distilling aims to be the first distillery in Texas to run on 100 percent solar power.

Jason shows how a t-shirt can protect you from Covid-19 in a pinch.

Amy Martin takes readers down the McCommas Bluff trail, southeast of Trinity River Audubon Center.

The Migratory Bird Treaty Act is one of dozens of protections in the process of being weakened.

Investigation widens of birdnapping in Arlington park

An indigo bunting was being used as a bait bird in a song bird trap discovered in River Legacy Park.

Star-Telegram hires environmental reporter

Haley Samsel was hired with help from an Anita Berry Martin grant and the nonprofit Report for America.

Doubling Down: Veg cafe expands its Mid-Cities digs

The Healthy Hippie owners doubled the venue's size during the quarantine.

New gas wells denied in east Arlington

The City Council rejected Total's request to drill three new wells near a daycare center.