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Total Wine & More to hold mid-November grand opening in Las Colinas

Total Wine & More expects to open in mid-November in Las Colinas at 7730 N. MacArthur Blvd., Ste. A, Irving.


Cigar World celebrates 25-year anniversary in Coppell

Cigar World celebrated its 25-year anniversary Nov. 10 at 820 S. MacArthur Blvd., Ste. 147, Coppell. The …


Hat Creek Burger Co. to open restaurant on SH 121 in Coppell

Hat Creek Burger Co. unveiled preliminary site plans at a Sept. 10 Coppell City Council meeting for a new …



Pax and Beneficia unveils Turkish-inspired coffee shop concept in Las Colinas

Pax and Beneficia opened Aug. 27 in Las Colinas at 5244 N. O’Connor Blvd., Ste. 150, Irving. The coffee …


Texas to provide Microsoft $4.9M grant as part of Las Colinas workforce expansion

Texas has awarded Microsoft Corporation a nearly $4.9 million grant as part of an economic incentive deal that will bring hundreds of new jobs to the company’s Las Colinas office.


Coffee With Impact: JT McCormick went from a horrific upbringing to being a CEO

Severe neglect, sexual abuse, violence, poverty: JT McCormick readily and publicly discusses these defining aspects of his upbringing. Told in shocking detail, it quickly becomes evident for those who attend his speeches that the stories of his childhood are necessary to elucidate how he emerged from it all to become what he describes as a success story.


Varidesk's office campus concept in Las Colinas is 90% leased

Coppell-based Varidesk announced Sept. 10 its 305,000-square-foot office Varispace concept in Las Colinas had …



Big Little Market celebrates 1-year anniversary in Las Colinas

Big Little Market celebrated its one-year anniversary Oct. 6 at 5240 N. O’Connor Blvd., Ste. 168, Irving. …


Stumpy’s Hatchet House to open at Toyota Music Factory in Las Colinas

Stumpy’s Hatchet House Toyota Music Factory expects to hold its soft opening near the end of October or …


Coppell releases results from 2019 resident satisfaction survey

Hundreds of Coppell residents participated in the city’s 2019 satisfaction survey, and the results are now public.


The Biscuit Bar to open restaurant on Denton Tap Road in Coppell

The Biscuit Bar expects to open in late December or early January at 104 S. Denton Tap Road, Coppell. The …



Andy’s Frozen Custard opens on Sandy Lake Road in Coppell

Andy’s Frozen Custard opened Oct. 3 at 180 W. Sandy Lake Road, Coppell. The national dessert chain serves …



North Texas region begins disaster relief, cleanup efforts after tornado leaves thousands without power

This story was updated at 11 a.m. and will continue to be updated as more information becomes available.


Improving air quality, regional congestion at heart of President George Bush Turnpike widening project

New construction on the President George Bush Turnpike near Coppell, Valley Ranch and Las Colinas is part of a larger effort to improve regional mobility by widening major roadways.



Coppell-based Grow It Land Designs beautifies businesses, homes with native landscaping

The familiar story of businesses born in garages has almost become an entrepreneur’s rite of passage. Brother duo Don and David Flesher were no exception when they launched their landscaping company, Grow It Land Designs, in the late ‘90s.


Valley Ranch restaurateur opts to keep business ties local three decades after opening

Restaurateur Bruno Ceka first moved from Albania to Texas to play soccer.


Transit agency seeks to acquire Coppell business property for Silver Line project

A longtime Coppell-based auto shop may be displaced because of its location along a future North Texas passenger rail line.


Coppell secures supercar manufacturer McLaren’s North American headquarters

The latest corporation to move its operations to Coppell builds some of the world’s fastest and most expensive luxury sports vehicles.



Ballot measures to appear before Coppell, Irving voters Nov. 5

Voters in Coppell and Irving can cast their ballots on Election Day, which is Nov. 5. They can also cast ballots during the early voting period, which began Oct. 21 and lasts until Nov. 1.


Get to know your communities: Coppell, Valley Ranch, Las Colinas

Coppell and Irving are geographically wedged in Dallas County’s northeastern corner. While Las Colinas and Valley Ranch are located within the city of Irving, different portions of the two communities are zoned for Coppell ISD, Irving ISD and Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD schools. The area also surrounds a portion of the city of Dallas.


How it works: How can pedestrians safely pass through a railroad crossing?

Texas has tightened its rail crossing laws after ranking second in the nation in 2018 for rail-related pedestrian fatalities and injuries.


Coppell transportation update: Freeport Parkway construction

Crews completed work on the northbound lanes of Freeport Parkway in early September. Traffic will now be diverted onto the northbound lanes as demolition work begins on the southbound lanes. Crews will also begin building the second half of the bridge over Grapevine Creek. The project also includes trail construction and new landscaping.