4:52 PM Jan 23, 2020 CST

Northeast Fort Worth development AllianceTexas generates more than $7 billion for local economy in 2019

The 26,000-acre mixed-use development in Northeast Fort Worth generated an estimated economic impact of $7.31 billion in 2019.


10:20 AM Jan 25, 2020 CST

Metroport Chamber announces business award winners in Roanoke, surrounding areas

With more than 550 members, Metroport Chamber encompasses Roanoke, Northlake, Argyle, Justin, Haslet, Trophy Club and Westlake.

Texas oil and gas industry could see a major slowdown in 2020

The oil and natural gas industry paid a record-setting $16.3 billion in taxes and royalties to local governments and the state in 2019, the Texas Oil and Gas Association announced Tuesday.



New Internet sales tax rules take effect in Texas

On Oct. 1, two new sets of rules regarding sales tax collection in Texas took effect as a result of a 2018 U.S. Supreme Court decision, South Dakota vs. Wayfair.


Keller sets guidelines for liquor stores, distilleries

Keller City Council offered residents a chance to voice their opinions regarding alcohol sales in the city at its Dec. 3 meeting.


Northwest Metroport Chamber of Commerce to emerge in 2020 with new name, new logo

The Northwest Metroport Chamber of Commerce will be operating under a new name, the Metroport Chamber, beginning Jan. 1, according to a Dec. 3 news release.


Westlake-based Charles Schwab enters into major multi-billion dollar deal with TD Ameritrade, which has complex in Southlake

Westlake-based financial investment company Charles Schwab announced that it will acquire financial company TD Ameritrade in an all-stocks deal valued at an estimated $26 million, according to a Nov. 25 news release.



DATA: Household income, uninsured rate increase in DFW

The latest data release from the 2018 American Community Survey shows that population is not the only thing  increasing in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.


Denton County approves lowest tax rate in more than 30 years

Denton County's adopted fiscal year 2019-20 budget includes the lowest tax rate the county has levied since 1986.


Texas shoppers to save millions during tax-free weekend, Aug. 9-11

Editor's note: This post has been updated to clarify the 8.25% sales tax charge refers to the state and local charges.


Gov. Greg Abbott signs bill designed to limit property tax growth

By Riane Roldan and Shannon Najmabadi , The Texas Tribune