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Arts center to fill entertainment function of Old Town Coppell

Well before Coppell’s historic old town was decked with the boutique storefronts, townhomes and restaurants it is known for today, it housed a small rail depot in the mid-19th century and was known as the town of Gibbs.


Developers add to Coppell, Irving hotel inventory

Developers have long considered Irving a prime market for new hotel projects based on the city’s proximity to airports and its laundry list of major regional employers.


Coppell ISD, city split costs on Lesley Field renovation

The sports field at Coppell ISD’s ninth grade campus is getting a $1.6 million facelift.



Mama Tried Honky Tonk opens restaurant in Las Colinas

Mama Tried Honky Tonk held its soft opening Oct. 10 at 340 W. Las Colinas Blvd., Irving.


Irving City Council approves zoning case for multibrand hotel, office complex in Las Colinas

Irving City Council has cleared the way for another hotel project in Las Colinas.


Astura Medical relocates headquarters from California to Las Colinas

Medical device manufacturer Astura Medical relocated its corporate headquarters Nov. 4 from California to Las Colinas.


Freshii opens storefront in Cypress Waters

Freshii opened in early October at Cypress Waters, 8704 Cypress Waters Blvd., Irving.



Irving outlines city trails, parks projects as part of $204M master plan

The city of Irving has completed its 25-year, long-range parks master plan in anticipation of a projected 20% population increase in the coming years.


Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas to help residents select health care plans at Nov. 23 event in Irving

Irving residents can learn about health insurance options at a Dec. 7 event hosted by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas.


Coppell Fire Department to build fourth station, purchases new fire engines

The Coppell Fire Department is getting big upgrades in the way of a fourth fire station and new fire engines.


Port of Peri Peri to open along I-635 in Irving

The Port of Peri Peri expects to hold a grand opening Nov. 15 at 1800 Marketplace Blvd., Ste. 100, Irving.



Application window now open for Irving ISD's college-level high school program

Irving ISD has partnered with North Lake college to allow high school students the chance to earn their associates degree upon graduation.


Baylor Scott & White Medical Center—Irving unveils renovated lobby, expanded medical services

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center—Irving unveiled the first phase of its $150 million expansion and renovation project.


Irving voters approve removing city employee pension cap with 63% of vote

Early election night results show a majority of Irving voters cast ballots in favor of the city’s employee pension charter amendment.


Coppell voters reauthorize quarter-cent street and sidewalk maintenance sales tax

Election night results show a majority of Coppell voters cast ballots in favor of the city’s sales tax reauthorization.



UPDATED: Here is how Texas voters weighed in on 10 state constitutional amendments on the ballot Nov. 5

Ten constitutional amendments went before voters in Texas on Election Day, Nov. 5.


Early results show majority of Coppell, Irving voters support both cities' ballot measures

Early election night results show a majority of Coppell voters cast ballots in favor of the city’s sales tax reauthorization.


Reggis Liquor opens storefront in Las Colinas

Reggis Liquor celebrated its grand opening Oct. 1 at 3341 Regent Blvd., Ste.140, Irving.


Your 2019 voter guide to state constitutional amendments on the ballot in Texas

Texas voters can vote for or against 10 amendments to the state’s constitution Nov. 5.



Mueller Co. to open distribution center on Royal Lane in Las Colinas

Mueller Co. announced Sept. 30 it is beginning construction on a distribution center at 775 N. Royal Lane, Irving.


Coppell, Irving voters cast ballots during early elections ahead Election Day on Nov. 5

Thousands of voters in Coppell and Irving have cast early ballots ahead of Election Day on Nov. 5.


Trusted ER opens 24-hour facility in Valley Ranch

Trusted ER opened Sept. 29 at 8200 N. MacArthur Blvd., Irving.


Mercy Bar and Lounge to open in Las Colinas in December

Mercy Bar and Lounge will open atthe Toyota Music Factory in December at 340 W. Las Colinas Blvd., Ste. 200, Irving.