Southlake businesses open, get aid from chamber and city

Shanna and Luis Argote signed the Southlake Safe pledge for the restaurant, Cool Greens. (Gavin Pugh/Community Impact Newspaper)
Shanna and Luis Argote signed the Southlake Safe pledge for the restaurant, Cool Greens. (Gavin Pugh/Community Impact Newspaper)

Shanna and Luis Argote signed the Southlake Safe pledge for the restaurant, Cool Greens. (Gavin Pugh/Community Impact Newspaper)

Read the latest news from Southlake here.

Southlake businesses receive support from city, chamber

The chamber and the city of Southlake have stepped up their efforts as well by launching two initiatives to help local businesses navigate this new environment.

Charis Behavioral Health opens in Southlake

Charis Behavioral Health opened in September at 250 W. Southlake Blvd., Southlake. The center offers partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient programming, medication management and treatment customized for each patient’s needs.


WorkSuites Southlake opens coworking space in Southlake

WorkSuites announced its opening Sept. 8 for its Southlake Town Square location at 1560 E. Southlake Blvd., Southlake. The two-floor coworking company occupies 19,000 square feet. It includes private offices, executive suites, virtual offices and more.

The Halal Guys schedules grand opening in Southlake

The Halal Guys’ Southlake location will have its grand opening Sept. 14 at 3000 E. Southlake Blvd., Southlake. The international restaurant chain offers gyro sandwiches, platters and falafels.

Gavin Pugh contributed to this report.



MOST RECENT

hotel room
New Hilton Garden Inn opens in Grapevine as city's first tri-branded hotel

The new Hilton Garden Inn hotel will be adjacent to the current Courtyard by Marriott and the TowneSuites by Marriott near Bass Pro Court in Grapevine.

Jim's Pizza is relocating to Eldorado Parkway. (Community Impact staff)
Jim's Pizza relocating in McKinney; Lucy's Lot closes in Grapevine and more top DFW-area news

Read the top business and community news from the past week from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

The program, which began this week in San Marcos, gives Amazon and Whole Foods employees and contractors direct access to COVID-19 vaccinations. (Courtesy Amazon)
Amazon begins rollout of statewide vaccination clinics for employees

The program, which began this week in San Marcos, gives Amazon and Whole Foods employees and contractors direct access to COVID-19 vaccinations.

The Spicy Fried Chicken Sando is one of several offerings on Fuku's menu. (Courtesy Fuku)
Fried chicken kitchen opens in Plano; The Heritage Table to reopen in Frisco and more DFW-area news

Read the latest business and community news from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

climbing wall
Grapevine Summit Climbing Yoga to break ground on new facility

Summit Climbing Yoga and Fitness will break ground for a new facility on April 22 as the business marks 20 years in Grapevine.

Federal funding is set aside for public schools to address effects of the pandemic. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Why Texas has not yet distributed $18 billion in federal funds intended for public schools

As budget decisions loom for school districts across Texas, state leaders are holding on to federal funds intended for public schools to use in addressing the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas said power outages are not expected April 13, while requesting energy conservation. (Iain Oldman/Community Impact Newspaper)
UPDATE: ERCOT call for energy conservation ends April 13 without need for power outages

An ERCOT official said "tight" supply and demand conditions arose on the state's electric grid April 13 due to forecasting issues amid planned, seasonal maintenance outages by some power generators.

construction zone
Tarrant County still deciding how to choose projects to include in upcoming transportation bond

April 16 is the deadline for Tarrant County municipalities to submit project ideas for the $400 million transportation bond measure that voters will consider in November.

vaccine administered
COVID-19 update: Tarrant County vaccine appointments canceled at last minute

Residents scheduled to get the Johnson & Johnson vaccine at AT&T Stadium April 13 received last-minute notice that their appointments were canceled, according to a Tarrant County briefing.

The chain has several restaurants in Texas, including two in College Station. (Courtesy I Heart Mac & Cheese)
I Heart Mac & Cheese coming to Highland Village; Gyro Shop opens in Frisco and more DFW-area news

Read the latest business and community news from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and U.S. Food and Drug Administration recommended health providers pause distribution of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine April 13. (Olivia Aldridge/Community Impact Newspaper)
State, federal health authorities recommend pause of Johnson & Johnson vaccine after 6 rare, severe blood clots

Hub providers in Dallas, Harris and Travis counties have all announced they will follow the recommendations and pause distribution of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

Grapevine looks to build on its local esports community

Efforts include the expansion of GCISD's esports program to middle schools this fall, along with the opening of an Esports Academy this summer at the local library.