Good Friday Fish Fry

Allen Chapel AME Church’s Annual Good Friday Fish Fry will return for the first time since the pandemic outbreak. Amazingly the price remains the same. $10 for your Catfish Dinner when you can pick it up at the church located at 116 Elm St. downtown Fort Worth or have it delivered. The event will start at 11 a.m this Friday, April 15th until the fish is gone. Deliveries …

Lake Como Neighborhood Advisory Council

Lake Como, Fort Worth TX

In 1982, the City Council of Fort Worth approved a revised Citywide Citizen Participation Plan which delineated the mechanisms and procedures for the conduct of continuing citizen participation in all aspects of the use of Community Development Block Grant Funds and other federal, state, and local funds. The City of Fort Worth has formally involved citizens in community issues, however, …

The Wall

Today, Bryant Irvin Road separates the Ridglea and Como neighborhoods. But 50 years ago, a concrete wall topped by barbed wire stretched for 10 blocks to divide the predominantly African American residents of Como from their white neighbors in Ridglea. “It’s a small piece but it is a reflection of the Fort Worth way and that is to bend too …

1st Annual Comofest July 3, 2021

What is ComoFest? The community of Lake Como Texas has a tradition of coming together to celebrate the 4th of July, with a kickoff block party on the 3rd of July. The block party consisted of blocking off Horne Street which runs directly through the middle of the neighborhood. This day is celebrated as a day of homecoming, as you …