Around the ‘hood: Obamacare, Oil and Cotton, classic cocktail, Sex Pistols

Jason Roberts, center, with Rep. Marc Veasey and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi

Mr. Oak Cliff Jason Roberts attended the State of the Union Address this week as a guest of Congressman Marc Veasey. Roberts, who lost to Veasey in a 2012 bid for U.S. House of Representatives, was there to share his story of success with Obamacare. Here it is, from the Kansas City Star.

The Observer interviewed Shannon Driscoll of Oil and Cotton. Spoiler: she can eat fire!

The Dallas Morning news profiled Oak Cliff-based prop stylist Paige Morse and her 100-year-old bungalow.

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The News also picked up the story about 91-year-old bookshop owner Robert N. Jones of Oak Cliff.

Boulevardier is featured in a New York Times story about the revival of a classic cocktail … the Boulevardier. It’s “whiskey (usually bourbon), sweet vermouth and Campari,” the story states.

Texas Monthly has a story about Roberta Bayley, the photographer who shot the Sex Pistols’ two Texas gigs.

A shooting Saturday near Clarendon and Westmoreland left one man dead and one injured. Here is the story from the Times-Review in Cleburne, where both men lived.

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