New census data shows snapshot of Grapevine community

Graphics by Ellen Jackson/Community Impact Newspaper
Graphics by Ellen Jackson/Community Impact Newspaper

Graphics by Ellen Jackson/Community Impact Newspaper

The American Community Survey released new five-year census data in December, showing updated community information for Grapevine between 2013-18.
By Miranda Jaimes

Miranda has been in the North Texas area since she graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2014. She reported and did design for a daily newspaper in Grayson County before she transitioned to a managing editor role for three weekly newspapers in Collin County. Now she's in Tarrant County, mostly, and has been an Impacter since 2017 as the editor of the Grapevine/Colleyville/Southlake edition.


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Tarrant County Public Health continues to provide updates regarding COVID-19. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
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The Grapevine, Colleyville and Southlake communities are working together to host blood drives. (Courtesy Sanford Myers and American Red Cross)
Grapevine, Colleyville and Southlake partner with Carter BloodCare to host blood drives

When concerns about the COVID-19 outbreak started to rise to new levels in the nation in March, Carter BloodCare in Bedford forecasted a loss of more than 10,000 donors over the next few months based on the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Great Harvest Bread Co. in Southlake is now under new ownership. (Courtesy Great Harvest Bread Co.)
Great Harvest Bread Co. in Southlake under new ownership

In early April, Jon and Bonnie McCabe and their daughter, Lauren, went from being customers of Great Harvest Bread Co. in Southlake to being its owners.

With nationwide shortages of hand sanitizer, chemical manufacturing company Shotwell Hydrogenics has pivoted its production from making chemical for the oil and gas industry to making liquid hand sanitizer. (Courtesy Shotwell Hydrogenics)
Manufacturing company Shotwell Hydrogenics to produce free hand sanitizer for Southlake

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Medical professionals from Baylor Scott & White Medical Center-Centennial in Frisco received a donation of masks and assorted goodies from Two Men and A Truck on April 3. (Courtesy Two Men and A Truck)
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Grapevine-Colleyville ISD technology support staff organize cars in a drive-thru to provide technology repairs. (Courtesy Amy Taldo)
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As Grapevine-Colleyville ISD students unpack devices and prepare for a new normal of learning at home, district staff is stepping up to make sure students and teachers have everything they need to stay connected.

The American Red Cross is urging people to continue donating blood to avoid any shortages during the COVID-19 outbreak. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
American Red Cross avoids near-shortage of blood donations, urges donors to keep scheduling appointments

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Waldorf Publishing out of Grapevine is giving away 10,000 free books. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
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The Grapevine-Colleyville ISD Health Department has been busy assisting the district with health initiatives, such as delivering meals. (Courtesy Amy Taldo)
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The historic farmhouse, which was built in 1905, was transported to be preserved in Grapevine. (Graphic by Michelle Degard/Community Impact Newspaper)
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John and Elizabeth Huffman created the virtual talent show Southlake's Got Talent. (Courtesy Elizabeth Huffman)
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