Real estate trends in Lewisville, Flower Mound and Highland Village plus other top news from DFW

Here are the latest real estate trends in Lewisville, Flower Mound and Highland Village. (Community Impact Staff)
Here are the latest real estate trends in Lewisville, Flower Mound and Highland Village. (Community Impact Staff)

Here are the latest real estate trends in Lewisville, Flower Mound and Highland Village. (Community Impact Staff)

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Here are the latest real estate trends in Lewisville-Highland Village-Flower Mound

Flower Mound had the largest number of homes on the market in June and also had the largest number of new listings and homes under contract in the three-city area.

Frisco expands trails system as demand increases

Some of Frisco’s most popular trails will soon get expansions to improve their connectivity throughout the city and the region.



54th Street Grill brings craft burgers, Southern favorites to McKinney

Restaurant chain 54th Street Grill, which specializes in craft burgers, steaks, sandwiches and Southern dishes, opened its new location in McKinney on Aug. 10.

City of Plano rejects plan for reduced retail at Beacon Square development

The developer behind a long-planned Plano mixed-use project suffered a setback after the city rejected the company's request to reduce the amount of retail space in the plan.

Bicycle shortage expected to last months, says Richardson Bike Mart owner

In more than 30 years in business, Richardson Bike Mart owner and President Woody Smith said he has never seen a bicycle shortage like the one that has occurred since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic.

Valerie Wigglesworth, William C. Wadsack, Miranda Jaimes and Daniel Houston contributed to this report.



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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.

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Texas Historical Commission approves relocation of Denton County's Confederate memorial

The Texas Historical Commission executive committee unanimously approved plans to relocate the Confederate monument to its new home inside the Denton County Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum.

The Spicy Fried Chicken Sando is one of several offerings on Fuku's menu. (Courtesy Fuku)
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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.

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DATCU Credit Union opens Lewisville branch

Membership in the credit union is open to residents of Denton and 10 other counties.

Lewisville voters will decide in May whether to add a sixth member to the Lewisville City Council in the event that annexation of Castle Hills is approved. (Community Impact Newspaper file photo)
Lewisville voters will decide in May whether to add 6th member to City Council

Lewisville voters will decide this spring whether to alter the makeup of the city’s government. If passed, Proposition A on the May 1 ballot would add a sixth seat to Lewisville City Council.

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Security upgrades approved for Highland Village city facilities

The Highland Village City Council unanimously approved a bid April 13 to complete security upgrades to city facilities.

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.

On April 12, the Lewisville ISD board of trustees authorized the final payment to cover wind and hail damage sustained at eight campuses during a 2017 storm. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Lewisville ISD board OKs final payment related to 2017 storm damage

On April 12, the Lewisville ISD board of trustees authorized the final payment to cover wind and hail damage sustained at eight campuses during a 2017 storm.

The chain has several restaurants in Texas, including two in College Station. (Courtesy I Heart Mac & Cheese)
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The Lewisville ISD board of trustees approved upgrades to Wellington Elementary School at the April 12 board meeting. (Anna Herod/Community Impact Newspaper)
Lewisville ISD board OKs upgrades to Wellington Elementary, turf replacements at three high schools

Wellington Elementary School in Flower Mound will receive an estimated $9.65 million in improvements to its building and playground.

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Lewisville ISD to convert more campuses to STEM academies

Lewisville ISD is converting four middle school campuses and one elementary campus to STEM academies for the 2021-22 school year.