ROUNDUP: Memorial Day news in Grapevine, Colleyville, Southlake

See Memorial Day news in Grapevine, Colleyville and Southlake. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
See Memorial Day news in Grapevine, Colleyville and Southlake. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

See Memorial Day news in Grapevine, Colleyville and Southlake. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

See below a roundup of Memorial Day news in Grapevine, Colleyville and Southlake.

Southlake Town Square businesses offer discounts on Memorial Day

Businesses throughout Southlake’s Town Square are offering shopping and dining discounts during Memorial Day.

See the list below for the details about which businesses are offering discounts.

Shake Shack: Free fries with an order of $20 or more

Manor Home Furnishings & Design: 20% off everything in store

Kendra Scott: 20% off everything in store, plus additional markdowns

Sunglass Hut: 20% off sunglasses, some restrictions apply

Vera Bradley: 30% off entire purchase including sale items

Coach: Up to 50% off select products

Sugarboo & Co.: 25% off entire purchase

Bag ‘n Baggage: 20% off entire store

Grapevine to display flags on Main Street in recognition of Memorial Day

While construction work on Main Street has been making improvements on pedestrian signals and other signage, the city of Grapevine confirmed flag holders will still be put back in place to display the U.S. flag on Memorial Day.

Work at the intersection of Main Street and Dallas Road in downtown Grapevine resulted in the intersection’s closure starting at the end of March. This move was expected to allow crews to make pedestrian-friendly changes to the intersection more quickly.

City of Colleyville facilities closed

The city of Colleyville announced May 22 that city facilities will be closed May 25 in observance of Memorial Day. That includes all city offices, the Colleyville Public Library and the senior center.

Though these facilities will be closed, trash and recycling collections will continue as normal.

GRACE Grapevine provides Memorial Day groceries

GRACE Grapevine held on May 21 a grocery giveaway event ahead of Memorial Day. The Air National Guard was onsite to assist with the giveaways, and Tarrant Area Food Bank was also in attendance.

The nonprofit said the giveaway was held to provide food for families over the three-day weekend.

GRACE Grapevine continues to seek volunteers:

Colleyville funeral home to host virtual Memorial Day event

Bluebonnet Hills Funeral Home is hosting a virtual Memorial Day celebration at 10 a.m. May 25.

The virtual event will honor those who have died in the line of duty.

The event will be held over Facebook Live.
By Gavin Pugh
Gavin has reported for Community Impact Newspaper since June 2017. His beat has included Dallas Area Rapid Transit, public and higher education, school and municipal governments and more. He now serves as the editor of the Grapevine, Colleyville, Southlake edition.


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