Featured neighborhood of the month: Castle Hills

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1101 Long Isles Ln
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2519 Tristram Ln

CASTLE HILLS
Castle Hills is a 2,800-acre master-planned community that opened to residents in 1998.
Started development: 1997
Square footage: 1,240-7,142
Home values: $292,806-$1,849,900
Median price per square foot: $149.88
Median days on the market: 60
HOA dues (estimated): $740 annually
Amenities: 25 parks, five community pools, hike/bike trails, 12-acre park with lake
Schools: Hebron High School, Killian Middle School, Castle Hills Elementary School, Independence Elementary School, The Colony High School, Griffin Middle School, Morningside Elementary School, Polser Elementary School, Creek Valley Middle School


 
By Sherelle Black
Sherelle joined Community Impact Newspaper in July 2014 as a reporter for the Grapevine/Colleyville/Southlake edition. She was promoted in 2015 to editor of the GCS edition. In August 2017, Sherelle became the editor of the Lewisville/Flower Mound/Highland Village edition. Sherelle covers transportation, economic development, education and features.


MOST RECENT

Residents are encouraged to stand along roadways and wave U.S. flags as the motorcade for the Congressional Medal of Honor recipients approaches. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Motorcade for Congressional Medal of Honor recipients to include local police, fire departments

The motorcade on Sept. 22 will begin at DFW International Airport and travel north through Denton County to Gainesville.

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$95M bond measure proposed for Lewisville public safety complex would not affect city’s tax rate

The city of Lewisville is looking to use bond funds to replace its aging police and fire departments along Main Street with a new public safety complex.

Mexican restaurant with colorful flags outside.
Jalisco Restaurante relocates to Old Town Lewisville

The authentic Mexican restaurant offers dishes such as pozole, empanadas and nopal tortillas.

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Local nonprofits join with United Way of Denton County to help people in need

PediPlace in Lewisville and Our Daily Bread in Denton become partner agencies with United Way of Denton County.

Kyodai Handroll & Sushi Bar features fatty salmon sashimi. (Courtesy Kyodai Handroll & Sushi Bar)
Kyodai Handroll & Sushi Bar opens in Fort Worth; Plano joins peanut butter drive and more DFW-area news

Read the latest business and community news from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

Highland Village Municipal Complex.
Highland Village City Council votes to keep property tax rate steady for upcoming year

Because of an overall increase in property values, the city expects to collect more revenue next year even though the rate is unchanged.

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Highland Village to increase residents' cost of trash collection by 3.9%

Trash collection costs for Highland Village residents will increase by 70 cents per month.

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Midwestern State University, North Central Texas College design plans to help working adults

By “meeting students where they are,” the programs at MSU and NCTC in Flower Mound allow working adults to earn degrees on their own terms.

Hoots Wings offers five cooking options and 14 sauces and dry rubs to choose from. (Courtesy Leah Trice of Fishman Public Relations)
Hooters spinoff opens in Fort Worth; Worth the Pour liquor store now serving Castle Hills and more DFW-area news

Read the latest business and community news from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

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Flower Mound to spray for mosquitoes after sample tests positive for West Nile virus

Spraying will be done in a half-mile radius of the site between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. Sept. 14 through Sept. 16.

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Bus service receives 91.9% approval rating in its most recent Lewisville ISD principal survey

Bus service reports 15,970 average daily riders to date compared with 4,669 average daily riders at the beginning of last school year.