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Lewisville ISD maintains an overall B in 2019 Texas Education Agency A-F accountability ratings

Lewisville ISD received a B rating from the Texas Education Agency in its annual assessment of A-F accountability ratings for districts and schools released Aug. 15.


Denton County Transportation Authority to offer free shuttle service to Highland Village Lions Balloon Festival

Denton County Transportation Authority will provide free shuttle service to the 32nd annual Highland Village Lions Balloon Festival Aug. 16-17.


Denton County Transportation Authority to offer limited service on Labor Day

Denton County Transportation Authority will offer limited service on Labor Day.



Texas Family Fitness coming soon to Lewisville

Texas Family Fitness will open a new location Aug. 26 at 500 E. Round Grove Ave., Lewisville. The …


Nothing Bundt Cakes to open in Lewisville in August

Nothing Bundt Cakes is set to open at 360E FM 3040, Ste. 860A, Lewisville, by the end of August. The shop …


Popdod to open in Highland Village by the end of August

Popdod will open at 2200 Justin Road in Highland Village by the end of August. The business offers a …


Understaffed Flower Mound Police Department prepares to take over crossing guard program in November

The Flower Mound Police Department, which police officials have said is “already spread thin” at minimal staffing, is working to put together a crossing guard program by Nov. 6 following a split vote by Flower Mound Town Council to terminate its contract with an outside servicer.



From fired to flourishing, owner of Lewisville's The Leather Sofa Co. thrives selling custom leather furniture

Mitch Lurie was 25 years old when he came to the U.S. from his native South Africa to visit his sister. He worked a couple different jobs before he started selling leather furniture.


Second Smoothie King location coming soon to Flower Mound

Smoothie King is coming soon to 3701 Justin Road, Flower Mound. An opening date has not yet been …


Lewisville Economic Development Director Jason Moore talks upcoming and potential Old Town projects, top priorities

After more than a decade of municipal work in North Texas, Jason Moore stepped into a new role as the director of economic development for the city of Lewisville in May.


Waffle House now open in Lewisville

Waffle House opened at 1901 S. SH 121 Business, Lewisville, on July 15. The 24-hour restaurant serves an array of breakfast and lunch options, including waffles, eggs, hash browns, hamburgers and sandwiches. 214-897-8131.



LeVie Nail Lounge now open in Lewisville

LeVie Nail Lounge , located at 980 W. Round Grove Road, Ste. 100, Lewisville, hosted its grand opening Aug. …


Bridge demolition, traffic switch to close lanes at SH 121/I-635 interchange in Grapevine this weekend, Aug. 9-12

Several lane closures are set to take place this weekend around the north Grapevine area. NorthGate Constructors will conduct two major operations from Aug. 9-Aug. 12 for the I-635/SH 121 interchange project. The first operation will switch traffic onto the new eastbound Bass Pro Drive bridge over SH 121. The second will demolish the former westbound Bass Pro Drive bridge over SH 121.


Massage Aces now open in Lewisville

Massage Aces opened Aug. 7 at 980 Round Grove Road, Ste. 110, Lewisville. …


Owner of Highland Village's Hillside Fine Grill aims to connect with community through neighborhood restaurant

R ick Valley spent more than two decades in a managerial role at Asian restaurant P.F. Chang’s, but he said he always wanted to have his own restaurant.



Caliber Collision acquires DFW-based Herb's Paint & Body

Caliber Collision announced its acquisition of Herb's Paint & Body across the Dallas-Fort Worth area Aug. 5.


Flower Mound Town Council orders Nov. 5 special election for ballot proposition regarding street maintenance sales and use tax

Registered Flower Mound residents will have the chance to vote on a ballot proposition to reauthorize the town’s street maintenance sales and use tax at a rate of 0.0025% on Nov. 5.


Lewisville Lake returns to safe water levels following wettest May since 2015

Lewisville Lake experienced the wettest May this year since 2015, with water levels peaking at 529 feet above sea level, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.


Bright Realty breaks ground on Crown Centre, a 109,000-square-foot office development, in Castle Hills

Bright Realty broke ground this week on a four-story,109,000-square-foot office building at SH 121 and Carrollton Parkway in Castle Hills.



Lewisville City Council OKs economic agreement to help bring K-pop festival to Music City Mall in October

K-Pop Together, a major Korean pop music festival, is coming to Music City Mall in Lewisville on Oct. 26-27.



Flower Mound Town Council to consider increased waste-disposal fee

Flower Mound residents may be looking at an adjusted bill for waste services come October as a result of changes in th e recycling industry.


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.