Wescanfiles celebrates 20th anniversary in Northeast Fort Worth
Wescanfiles celebrated its 20th anniversary in Northeast Fort Worth in January. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
By Ian Pribanic
Ian Pribanic covers city government, transportation, business and education news for Community Impact Newspaper in the Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth areas. A Washington D.C. native and University of North Texas graduate, Ian was previously an editor for papers in Oklahoma, West Texas and for Community Impact in New Braunfels.
Latest on coronavirus: Tarrant County confirms provisional cases; Keller, Northwest ISDs extend school closures
Tarrant County Public Health officials announced March 30 that the county will begin reporting all types of COVID-19 cases.
Texas Central officials announced multiple employees would be laid off March 27 in the wake of a worldwide coronavirus outbreak.
Tarrant County Public Health is partnering with EMS provider MedStar to provide at-home COVID-19 testing.
The median price of homes sold increased in parts of Keller, Roanoke and northeast Fort Worth from February 2019 to February 2020.
Stay-at-home orders were issued by Tarrant County and Denton County officials in an attempt to reduce social contact and limit the strain on the local health care system.
As the coronavirus takes hold in Texas, see what local school districts are doing to prevent its spread.
Curriculum and instructional staff for Keller ISD and Northwest ISD have developed online learning platforms following the spring break holiday.
Many entities in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex have issued stay-at-home or shelter-in-place orders in response to the coronavirus outbreak.
Texas Tribune: Many Texans in Congress scrambled to join vote as US House passes coronavirus spending bill
President Donald Trump is expected to sign the bill into law.
According to Serna, on an average day the Texas Workforce Commission’s four call centers statewide receive 13,000-14,000 calls; on March 22, the agency received 100,000 calls regarding unemployment insurance benefit inquiries.
The store specializes in handcrafted furniture and interior design services.
A number of transportation projects are ongoing or planned in Keller, Roanoke and northeast Fort Worth.