CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Fort Worth restaurant Shuck Me is fishing- and family-centric; a guide to Houston's 2021 Thanksgiving Day Parade and more top news

Bill Curci is a chief operating partner for Shuck Me, a seafood restaurant in Fort Worth. (Bailey Lewis/Community Impact Newspaper)
Bill Curci is a chief operating partner for Shuck Me, a seafood restaurant in Fort Worth. (Bailey Lewis/Community Impact Newspaper)

Bill Curci is a chief operating partner for Shuck Me, a seafood restaurant in Fort Worth. (Bailey Lewis/Community Impact Newspaper)

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of Nov. 23.

Note: The following stories were published Nov. 20-22.

Dallas-Fort Worth

Despite unique name, Fort Worth seafood restaurant Shuck Me is fishing- and family-centric


When a mutual friend of soon-to-be Shuck Me Seafood owners Roger and Monica Haverkamp first called Bill Curci years ago to help the Haverkamps with their restaurants, Curci said his first question was, “What’s it called?”


Greater Houston

Wendy's location now open in Conroe


The location is franchised by Haza Foods, which owns more than 300 Wendy's locations nationally.

GUIDE: Everything to know about Houston's 2021 Thanksgiving Day Parade

This year is the 72nd annual H-E-B Thanksgiving Day Parade in Houston, one of the oldest Thanksgiving parades in the country. The parade will go through 20 blocks in downtown Houston, featuring floats, marching bands, balloons and other unique Houston entries.

Dutch Bros Coffee to bring new location to Cypress

Oregon-based Dutch Bros Coffee is under construction in Cypress Village Station, located at 25250 Hwy. 290, Cypress, according to a news release from NewQuest Properties. Officials said the business is slated to open next spring.

Central Texas

Austin housing market calms but set for record-breaking year


Austin’s housing market is on track for a record year even as it is starting to calm, according to the Austin Board of Realtors.

Bailey Lewis, Jishnu Nair, Darcy Sprague, Holly Galvan and Danica Lloyd contributed to this report.


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Golden Nails & Spa now open on Fort Worth’s Golden Triangle Boulevard

Golden Nails & Spa opened at 5333 Golden Triangle Blvd. in Fort Worth on Dec. 1.

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Denton County commissioners approve adjusted county election precincts

Changes were made to precincts that had more than 5,000 active voters located within the boundaries.

Consuelo Mendez Middle School has consistently received poor ratings from the Texas Education Agency. (Community Impact Newspaper)
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Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of Dec. 3.

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New lanes now open on Sam Rayburn Tollway as expansion project wraps up

The $200 million Sam Rayburn Tollway expansion project, which added one additional lane in each direction, has been completed.

Custom cake
Peace, Love & Cake bakery now open in Old Town Keller

Peace, Love & Cake opened Dec. 3 at 138 Olive St. in Keller.

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Spec’s Wine, Spirits & Finer Foods will open in Keller by end of 2021

A spokesperson said Spec’s Wine, Spirits & Finer Foods in Keller will now open around the end of December.

The school board will consider whether to call a special election to fill the vacancy or make an appointment. (Zara Flores/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of Dec. 2.

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Denton County commissioners create new sexual assault response team

County commissioners appointed eight people to serve on the county's inaugural sexual assault response team.

Qdoba Mexican Eats storefront
Qdoba Mexican Eats to open in Keller in early December

A Qdoba Mexican Eats location in Keller at 1709 Keller Parkway will open in early December.

Christmas tree at Keller Town Hall
Keller to kick off first weekend of December with ‘Holly Days’ event

The city of Keller is hosting its “Holly Days” event, which features Santa, a 5K, live entertainment and more, on Dec. 3 at Keller Town Hall.

Tomball City Council approved a development agreement with Lovett Industrial for 240 acres at Hwy. 249, Rocky Road Nov. 29. (Anna Lotz/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of Dec. 1.