Area cities will move ahead in 2014 with plans intended to build or strengthen their identities and economies for years to come. more »
Judy Wiley joined Community Impact Newspaper in October 2012 and has been covering Grapevine, Colleyville, Southlake and Westlake since then. Her reporting focuses on new businesses, development, transportation and city governments. Judy has been covering aspects of Northeast Tarrant County for various publications and as a freelancer since 1999.
The North Texas real estate market’s full recovery from the recession likely will continue in 2014, a local real estate agent and a Texas A&M University economist predicted. more »
Machelle Dennis said she brought a huge, loyal following from Hurst when she relocated Machelle’s Boutique in April to a space near Market Street in Colleyville. more »
Though the Grapevine Craft Brewery hasn’t materialized because of construction financing issues, the beer is available either in kegs or on tap at some 17 locations in Grapevine, Colleyville and Southlake, plus more locations in other area cities. more »
A.J. Gillinger has been in the restaurant business since April 1, and he says he loves it. “I’m having a good time,” says the retired Grapevine Police Department officer who bought the former South Prairie Oyster Market. more »
Tucked away in Colleyville, hidden from the main drag, is a spot where fresh seafood is flown in three times a week and prepared by a French chef who learned his art and craft from his father before him. more »