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Digging deep into fracking

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Digging deep into fracking

With the prices of gas and crude oil plummeting and a series of small earthquakes occurring in the city of Irving, hydraulic fracturing has re-emerged as a hot topic of discussion.

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Drought persists across region

The latest data from the Texas Water Development Board shows that Tarrant County is in an "exceptional" drought. more »

Feb 25, 2015 1:36 PM Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

D'Vine Wine changes name

D'Vine Wine of North Texas located at 409 S. Main St., Grapevine has changed the name to Grape Vine Springs Winery. more »

Feb 24, 2015 12:46 PM Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

End of filing date draws near for municipal elections

Individuals can file applications until 5 p.m. Feb. 27 more »

Feb 18, 2015 4:11 PM Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

Winter weather causes multiple closures

Sleet and freezing rain that began at daybreak has created a lengthy list of area closures more »

Feb 23, 2015 10:44 AM Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

GRACE plans community rally after fire

GRACE is hosting a community rally Feb. 21 more »

Feb 18, 2015 5:15 PM Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

Grapevine Fire Department promotes three

Three Grapevine FD promotes three, swears-in three new firefighters/paramedics more »

Feb 20, 2015 4:53 PM Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

Tesla has charging stations located throughout Texas, including this one at the San Marcos Outlets. New legislation in the Texas House and Senate would allow the company to sell its cars directly to Texas consumers.

Brett Thorne

Texas legislators file bill opening door for Tesla sales in Texas

If a group of state representatives and senators get their way, Texans may soon be able to buy Tesla vehicles and other new automobiles directly from manufacturers. more »

Feb 20, 2015 3:05 PM San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

Increased area water restrictions looming

January rainfall increased the water supply in Lake Grapevine, but as of Feb. 13 the lake level is still low. more »

Feb 18, 2015 12:00 AM Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

TearLab moving headquarters to Southlake

Another publicly traded company is moving its headquarters to North Texas. more »

Feb 18, 2015 12:00 AM Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

State to begin ‘Two Steps, One Sticker’ vehicle registration, inspection program

Drivers in Texas will soon only be required to have one sticker on their vehicle’s windshield instead of two. more »

Feb 18, 2015 12:00 AM Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake 1 Comments

Council approves hotel incentive

City Council members approved a resolution at their meeting Feb. 3 approving an incentive agreement for the development of a Westin Hotel. more »

Feb 18, 2015 12:00 AM Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

Council approves rezoning for hotel

Hampton Inn & Suites has been approved to move into Colleyville. more »

Feb 18, 2015 12:00 AM Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

Verizon Wireless retailer to open in Colleyville

Cellular Sales, the nation's largest independent Verizon Wireless retailer, will open its first Colleyville location in March. more »

Feb 17, 2015 2:12 PM Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

Cotton Patch Cafe challenge to benefit Texas Scottish Rite

Headquartered in Grapevine, Cotton Patch Cafe has chosen Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children to benefit from its Cotton Patch Cares program challenge. more »

Feb 16, 2015 4:08 PM

Members of the Texas House of Representatives present John and Jennifer Garrett, Community Impact Newspaper publishers and founders, with a resolution declaring Feb. 11 as Community Impact Newspaper Day at the Capitol.

Photo by Joe Olivieri

Texas legislators recognize Feb. 11 as Community Impact Newspaper Day at the Capitol

The Texas House and Senate approved resolutions Feb. 11 declaring it Community Impact Newspaper Day at the state Capitol. more »

Feb 11, 2015 3:29 PM Austin Metro 1 Comments

Grapevine Restaurant provides 200,000 meals to children in need

Boston's has recently completed a fundraising drive Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry campaign more »

Feb 19, 2015 12:21 PM Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

No Grapevine, Colleyville or Southlake RadioShack stores to close

Fort Worth-based RadioShack has released a list of 1,784 stores across the country that are pegged to be closed. more »

Feb 10, 2015 5:08 PM Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

TEX Rail is part of Obama’s budget

TEX Rail has received a line item in President Barack Obama’s proposed $4 trillion fiscal year 2015-16 budget, which was released Feb 2. more »

Feb 18, 2015 12:00 AM , , , , Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

Bob Baulsir named vice president of TEX Rail and procurement

TEX Rail Project Manager Bob Baulsir is now vice president of TEX Rail and procurement after receiving an appointment earlier this month. more »

Feb 3, 2015 3:58 PM Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

BMW of Grapevine is expected to open in spring 2016 next to Sewell Cadillac at 1001 E. SH 114.

Courtesy Sewell Automotive

BMW dealership coming to Grapevine

Sewell Automotive Co. has plans to expand during the next two years by adding BMW of Grapevine and three other German-brand car dealerships in Texas. more »

Feb 18, 2015 12:00 AM Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

Fitness Guide

See our guide on where to get fit around the area

Business: GlassWorksEtc

Photo by Kyle G. Horst

Read the business profile here.

Dining: Thai Riverside

Photo by Sherelle Black

Read our December dining profile here.

Transportation Updates

See our updates on area road construction projects

Service organization: Second Saturday Mothers & Sons

Courtesy Second Saturday Mother

Read our profile of this Northeast Tarrant service group.

At the Capitol

See our infographic on how a bill becomes a law.

People: Rusty Thigpen

Photo by Sherelle Black

Read our question and answer session with Rusty Thigpen.

At the Capitol

Meet your legislators and read about the start of the 84th Texas Legislature.

Coffee with Community Impact: Michael Morris

Photo by Renee Hansen

Community Impact sits down with Michael Morris, the director of transportation for the North Central Texas Council of Governments

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