Keller | Roanoke | Northeast Fort Worth
11:35 AM CDT

Northwest ISD weighs options for limited remote learning in 2021-22

Funding for a remote learning option next school year depends on the Legislature and the Texas Education Agency.


Keller | Roanoke | Northeast Fort Worth
4:35 PM Apr 12, 2021 CDT

Tarrant Area Food Bank, Culinary School of Fort Worth launch new apprenticeship program

A new food industry job-readiness program in partnership with the Tarrant Area Food Bank and Culinary School of Fort Worth is launching.


Central Austin

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.



Lewisville | Flower Mound | Highland Village

I Heart Mac & Cheese coming to Highland Village; Gyro Shop opens in Frisco and more DFW-area news

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


Frisco

Raymond James to join The Offices Two at Frisco Station

Raymond James joins other companies, such as MTX Group Inc., at The Offices Two at Frisco Station.


Keller | Roanoke | Northeast Fort Worth

Tarrant County still deciding how to choose projects to include in upcoming transportation bond

April 16 is the deadline for Tarrant County municipalities to submit project ideas for the $400 million transportation bond measure that voters will consider in November.


Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

COVID-19 update: Tarrant County vaccine appointments canceled at last minute

Residents scheduled to get the Johnson & Johnson vaccine at AT&T Stadium April 13 received last-minute notice that their appointments were canceled, according to a Tarrant County briefing.



Lewisville | Flower Mound | Highland Village

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.


Lewisville | Flower Mound | Highland Village

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.


Lewisville | Flower Mound | Highland Village

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.


Lewisville | Flower Mound | Highland Village

I Heart Mac & Cheese coming soon to Highland Village

The restaurant specializes in macaroni and cheese bowls and grilled cheese sandwiches.



Keller | Roanoke | Northeast Fort Worth

Denton County COVID-19 cases continue to trend downward

Denton County is begining to see a "slight improvement" in COVID-19 cases, according to Matt Richardson, director of public health.


Richardson

Crown Jewelry now open in Richardson

The store offers a variety of rings, bracelets, earrings, watches, chains, pendants and more.


Keller | Roanoke | Northeast Fort Worth

Q&A: Meet the candidates running for Keller ISD board of trustees Place 7

Learn more about the candidates running for the Keller ISD board of trustees Place 7 seat ahead of the May 1 election.


Central Austin

State, federal health authorities recommend pause of Johnson & Johnson vaccine after 6 rare, severe blood clots

Hub providers in Dallas, Harris and Travis counties have all announced they will follow the recommendations and pause distribution of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.



Lewisville | Flower Mound | Highland Village

Declining COVID-19 cases in Lewisville ISD brings changes, including shorter school day for 2021-22

Lewisville ISD will return to a standard seven-hour and 15-minute school day next year, according to administrators.


Frisco

Frisco ISD unveils design for first intermediate campus for fifth, sixth grades in McKinney

Frisco ISD unveiled proposed designs April 12 for its first intermediate campus planned on the district's east side in McKinney.


Frisco

Frisco ISD updates quarantine guidelines for COVID-19

Frisco ISD has updated its guidelines for close-contact quarantines related to COVID-19.


Plano

AT&T opens 5G innovation studio in Plano

The studio, announced by AT&T April 8, will work to further the adoption of 5G technology into key areas of life, including sports, retail, education, travel, the public sector and small businesses, a company release shared.



Lewisville | Flower Mound | Highland Village

Dental Care of Texas now operating in Flower Mound under new name and ownership

The former 6 Day Dental was acquired by North American Dental Group.


Lewisville | Flower Mound | Highland Village

Asian drinks, cuisine collide at Teaholic Teahouse & Restaurant in Highland Village

Owner Karen Nguyen was 21 years old when she opened Teaholic Teahouse & Restaurant in June 2019.


Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

Voters prepare for local May elections in Grapevine, Colleyville and Southlake

Races on the ballot will include mayoral races for Grapevine and Southlake, city council races for all three cities, and school board seats for Grapevine-Colleyville ISD and Carroll ISD.


Frisco

Frisco ISD full-day pre-K program to expand for 2021-22 school year

Frisco ISD is opening registration on April 19 for an expanded full-day pre-kindergarten program for the 2021-22 school year.



Lewisville | Flower Mound | Highland Village

$21M in rental assistance available in Denton County through Eviction Diversion Program

This eviction diversion program aims to prevent homelessness during the pandemic by helping tenants to stay in their homes and compensating landlords for unpaid rent.


Keller | Roanoke | Northeast Fort Worth

Scott's Dental Group to open Fort Worth office

The office plans to open in July.