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November ballot measure aims to drive road funding

November ballot measure aims to drive road funding

A proposition on the Nov. 4 ballot could help repair the state’s ailing highway system, including heavily traveled roads in North Central Texas.

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Southlake recreation center named

The new Southlake recreation center now has a name: The Marq. more »

Oct 24, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Resident Bobby Lindmood put up signs along Glade Road opposing any expansion.

Photo by Judy Wiley

Colleyville City Council approves special election for Glade Road propositions

Colleyville City Council voted to deny a resolution presented by residents that would support a petition to limit the expansion of Glade Road. However, the council did approve a resolution calling for a special election May 9 regarding the road. more »

Oct 23, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

GCISD confirms students, employee were on Cleveland flight with Ebola patient

Three students and one employee from Grapevine-Colleyville ISD were confirmed as passengers on the same flight as the second health care worker who tested positive for the Ebola virus. more »

Oct 20, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Grapevine Mills to get $40 million face-lift

On Oct. 16, Simon Property Group announced the mall will undergo a series of visual and structural updates valued at $40 million that include new flooring, new retail facades, energy-efficient lighting and more seating throughout the facility. more »

Oct 17, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Cyclists and pedestrians will soon be able to use newly connected trails and safety gates to cross 
Colleyville's three railroad crossings.

Photo by Sherelle Black

Railroad crossings soon to go quiet

By the end of the year, Colleyville residents will no longer hear the train horn blaring as the train approaches the city’s three railroad crossings at John McCain, Pleasant Run and Bransford roads. more »

Oct 15, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

A concept rendering of what the completed recreation center will look like in 2018.

Courtesy City of Southlake

Southlake Recreation Center breaks ground

After 18 years of planning, feasibility studies and meetings, the Southlake Community Recreation Center has broken ground. more »

Oct 15, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Gatehouse to give women a hand up

According to statistics presented by nonprofit projectHandUp, children account for a third of the homeless population in Tarrant County, and single women and mothers make up 45 percent of people living in poverty. more »

Oct 15, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Grapevine teacher selected to be Advanced Placement advocate

Dianna Trang, an Advanced Placement English language arts teacher at Grapevine High School, was selected Sept. 22 to serve as one of the first AP advocates for the state of Texas. more »

Oct 15, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

An aerial of Westlake Academy's $10.5 million expansion project. The project includes an athletic complex, three-story secondary building and a multipurpose hall.

Courtesy Westlake Academy

Westlake Academy builds to the future

The start of the new school year brought several major changes for Westlake Academy, the state’s only municipal charter school. more »

Oct 15, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Carroll High to cut costs with solar panels

Finding ways to reduce costs in a school district’s budget without cutting faculty positions or educational programs can be difficult, but Carroll ISD has found a way to cut expenses at Carroll High School for the next 25 years. more »

Oct 15, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Spooky events begin this weekend

The Ohlook Performing Arts Center starts two productions Oct. 17. more »

Oct 15, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

State Highway 26: relocating utilities

Several power, water and gas line relocations or installations are in progress or have been completed in Colleyville along SH 26 more »

Oct 15, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Lunar eclipse to occur Wednesday morning

Think of it as a reason to get your day started early. more »

Oct 7, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Grapevine Craft Brewery wins gold medal at Great American Beer Festival

Grapevine Craft Brewery staff traveled to Denver, Colorado, Oct. 2–Oct. 4 to compete in the Great American Beer Festival and returned home with a gold medal. more »

Oct 7, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Grapevine Carpenter Business Center purchased

A 15,060 square foot office and medical building near the Highway 114 and 121 connector was sold last week to a local investor. more »

Oct 3, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Former Colleyville mayor to be honored for volunteerism

Former Colleyville mayor Donna Arp Weitzman will be recognized for her volunteerism efforts at the Volunteer Center of North Texas' first Big Hearts of Fort Worth Awards Breakfast. more »

Oct 1, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Deadline for registering to vote in Nov. 4 election is Oct. 6

Voters must register to vote with the county voter registrar in the county where they live. Applications can be found at county offices, or online at www.sos.state.tx.us and mailed to a voter’s county of residence. more »

Sep 29, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Red Cross and the City of Southlake team up for blood drives

In honor of September as National Preparedness Month, American Red Cross and the City of Southlake will host two community preparedness blood drives. more »

Sep 24, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Preparation for SH 26 work causes several power relocations in Colleyville

Several power, water and energy relocations are taking place this week in Colleyville along SH 26 in preparation for the next phase of TxDOT’s reconstruction project. more »

Sep 24, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Rendering for Southlake's proposed new community recreation center and senior center.

Courtesy Barker Rinker Seacat Architecture

Southlake Community Recreation Center groundbreaking ceremony scheduled

Southlake’s Community Recreation Center Phase 1 will break ground at noon on Sept. 27 in Bicentennial Park after being in the works for over 18 years. more »

Sep 18, 2014 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

2014 Election Guide

See our guide to the Nov. 4 election.

Education Focus 2014

CISD and Westlake Academy

MiChula's Good Mexican Restaurant

Photos by Sherelle Black

See our dining feature

LeSara Cupcake & Sweet Bar

Photo by Kyle G. Horst

It all starts with the flour — hundreds of pounds of it.

Transportation Updates

October 2014 transportation updates

Snooty Pig Cafe & Catering

Photo by Sherelle Black

See our dining profile

Inside the Arts

Community Impact Newspaper speaks with Lee Koch, president of the Arts Council Northeast.

Inside the Arts

Community Impact Newspaper speaks with APEX chairwoman Terri Messing about the nonprofit organization.

Vineyards Antique Mall

Photo by Mark Zeske

Co-owner Richard Schneck opened Vineyards Antique Mall in 2004 after working 30 years in healthcare.

GCSW Market Data September 2014

Market Data

Foxborough, Southlake

Real Estate

Trio New American Café

Photo by Sherelle Black

RE:defined Coffee House

Photo by Leo Henington

Dove Chiropractic

Photo by Photo by Sherelle Black

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