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Ice and sleet overnight weighed down a tree branch in the Frisco area.

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Ice shuts down schools, cities, jams roads

The morning commute was at a standstill on many major roads by 8:30 a.m. more »

Dec 6, 2013 , DFW Metro

Ice covers a neighborhood in Grapevine.

Judy Wiley

Ice storm closes schools, paralyzes roads

Little relief is expected, as freezing temperatures continue Saturday. more »

Dec 6, 2013 DFW Metro

Condos, other housing approved in Southlake

Condos must be 50 percent sold before application for building permit. more »

Dec 3, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

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Colleyville considers doing away with sidewalk map

Council, sidewalk committee look at ordinance. more »

Dec 3, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Colleyville tops safe city list for Texas

A Utah-based home security company used the latest FBI crime data and its own research to name Colleyville the safest city in Texas. more »

Nov 21, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Officers in schools program wins praise

The new program placing school resource officers at all Carroll ISD campuses is a success so far, police Chief Stephen Mylett told the City Council. more »

Nov 21, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Agreement to net Westlake $10,000 per residence

The town of Westlake will get $10,000 per residential lot for Westlake Academy, under an economic development agreement with the developers of Entrada, an 85-acre mixed use development along Hwy. 114. more »

Nov 21, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

GCS - From the Editor - November

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Nov 21, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Sales tax revenues edge up as holidays begin

Area cities that rely heavily on sales tax for revenue are cautiously predicting strong holiday sales, based on growth so far this year and completion of the DFW Connector. more »

Nov 21, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Road work near mall finishes in 2017

Construction on FM 2499 near Grapevine Mills mall is expected to be complete in January 2017, members of the project’s Business Owners Task Force were told at a meeting in Grapevine. more »

Nov 21, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Caryn Angus works at her Colleyville home—sometimes, beside the pool.

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Cruise Planners

Caryn Angus of Colleyville had been working at Tandy Leather for 18 years and was heading up a division when she had a son. By the time he was in kindergarten, she was ready to make a change. more »

Nov 21, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

City OKs new park

A new amusement park expected to open in Grapevine by 2015 will have miniature trains that visitors can operate themselves, a tiny faux Mt. Rushmore and bonsai gardens. more »

Nov 21, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Residents attend Glade Road meeting

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Residents get more details about Glade Road expansion

Public input will be collected until Dec. 18. more »

Nov 19, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

So-Cal Tacos Grapevine

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Grapevine gets storefronts for two Dallas favorites

Dr. Sue's Chocolate and So-Cal Tacos coming in mid-December. more »

Nov 15, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Signs on Glade Road

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Signs go up protesting Glade Road expansion

Colleyville residents get a second chance to voice their thoughts at a meeting Monday. more »

Nov 14, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Joel Allison, CEO of Baylor Scott & White Health signs the official documents at the Texas State Capitol in Austin to complete the merger.

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Baylor Health Care System completes merger with Scott & White Health

The merger of Baylor Health Care System and Scott & White is complete, creating the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Texas. more »

Nov 7, 2013 Frisco (2 Comments)

Off-year voter participation in Tarrant County improves

Twice as many went to the polls as did in 2011. more »

Nov 6, 2013 , Vote DFW Metro

The Residences at Southlake Town Square

Courtesy David M. Schwarz Architects

Developer launches website on Southlake Town Square housing plans

Site explains leasing, purchasing plans for condominiums. more »

Nov 5, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Westlake Entrada

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Latest Westlake Entrada revision moving forward

Development on 85 acres along Hwy. 114 includes hotels, retail, restaurants, chapels, a plaza and a lake. more »

Oct 29, 2013 DFW Metro

The overall project will widen FM 1938 from Hwy. 114 to Southlake Boulevard.

Courtesy City of Southlake

Work on FM 1938 to slow traffic

Drivers should expect delays along FM 1938 in Southlake, as a $1.8 million water and sewer line relocation project begins. more »

Oct 17, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Colleyville studies Hwy. 26 options

Colleyville Boulevard from Hall Johnson Road to Brown Trail—through the commercial heart of Colleyville—likely will be four lanes with a wide, landscaped median in a couple of years. more »

Oct 17, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake (1 Comments)

Choirs sing in the gazebo on Main Street in Grapevine during the Christmas season.

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Giant reindeer, other possibilities presented for Main Street holiday

Being the Christmas Capital of Texas is no easy matter. Just ask the Grapevine City Council, which has been looking at decoration options ranging from a 35-foot-tall red raffia reindeer to simple, Victorian-style ornaments. more »

Oct 17, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Sen. Davis launches campaign for governor

Texas Sen. Wendy Davis, whose filibuster to stop a bill aimed at restricting abortions drew national attention, is running for governor. more »

Oct 17, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Jim Lewis has worked with SCORE since 2010 and is past president of the Fort Worth chapter.

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SCORE

For 50 years, the Fort Worth chapter of SCORE has helped fledgling entrepreneurs get businesses off the ground by providing free counseling at locations including Colleyville City Hall. more »

Oct 17, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake

Joel Allison, chief executive officer of Baylor Scott & White Health, signs official documents at the state Capitol in Austin to complete the formation of Baylor Scott & White Health. Behind him: Drayton McLane, Jr., chair of the Baylor Scott & White Health board; Jim Turner, chair-elect of the board; and Dr. Robert Pryor, president, chief operating officer and chief medical officer of Baylor Scott & White Health.

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Baylor merges with Scott & White

The merger of Baylor HealthCare System and Scott & White is complete, creating the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas. more »

Oct 17, 2013 Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake | Westlake