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  • “From Sunlight to Success”: Trina Solar new facility in Dallas metro region to power 1,500 jobs Dallas, Texas - In a decisive move underscoring its bullish outlook on renewable energy technologies, Trina Solar, a vanguard in intelligent solar products and solutions, has elected to establish an expansive manufacturing facility in Wilmer, North Texas.

    “From Sunlight to Success”: Trina Solar new facility in Dallas metro region to power 1,500 jobs

    Dallas, Texas – In a decisive move underscoring its bullish outlook on renewable energy technologies, Trina Solar, a vanguard in intelligent solar products and solutions, has elected to establish an expansive manufacturing facility in Wilmer, North Texas. The forthcoming plant, monumental in its scope, will sprawl across an excess…

  • Branch Out Dallas program is running for fifth year, Dallas residents can apply for free tree Dallas, Texas - In an ambitious ecological endeavor aimed at bolstering the urban canopy, the city of Dallas has inaugurated the registration period for its fifth annual "Branch Out Dallas" initiative, spearheaded by the venerated Dallas Forestry Team. From September 5 until the looming deadline of September 30, homeowners residing within the city's precincts are afforded the unique opportunity to enroll online for a free 5-gallon tree, slated for distribution on the forthcoming Dallas Arbor Day, set for November 4th.

    Branch Out Dallas program is running for fifth year, Dallas residents can apply for free tree

    Dallas, Texas – In an ambitious ecological endeavor aimed at bolstering the urban canopy, the city of Dallas has inaugurated the registration period for its fifth annual “Branch Out Dallas” initiative, spearheaded by the venerated Dallas Forestry Team. From September 5 until the looming deadline of September 30, homeowners…

  • The City of Dallas claims that most of the lost data in the cyberattack and data breach incident is recovered Dallas, Texas - In an inaugural comprehensive analysis delineating the cyber attack and subsequent data infringement perpetrated on its digital infrastructure, municipal authorities of the City of Dallas have announced a near-complete operational restoration, quantified at a staggering 99.9% recovery rate.

    The City of Dallas claims that most of the lost data in the cyberattack and data breach incident is recovered

    Dallas, Texas – In an inaugural comprehensive analysis delineating the cyber attack and subsequent data infringement perpetrated on its digital infrastructure, municipal authorities of the City of Dallas have announced a near-complete operational restoration, quantified at a staggering 99.9% recovery rate. However, the enormity of the data purloined during…

  • El Rio Grande Latin Market opens new Dallas store Dallas, Texas - Amid a burgeoning expansion of independent grocery establishments across the nation, The Local Checkout has conspicuously signaled its readiness to embrace this upswing. Marking a pivotal entry into the expanded roster of newly-minted establishments is El Rio Grande Latin Market, which ceremoniously inaugurated its fifth Dallas outpost on the 18th of August—a development that portends favorably for the city's culinary and commercial landscapes alike.

    El Rio Grande Latin Market opens new Dallas store

    Dallas, Texas – Marking a pivotal entry into the expanded roster of newly-minted establishments is El Rio Grande Latin Market, which ceremoniously inaugurated its fifth Dallas outpost on the 18th of August—a development that portends favorably for the city’s culinary and commercial landscapes alike. Situated at 3035 N. Buckner…

  • Dallas envisions $114 million animal shelter to transform animal welfare Dallas, Texas - In a concerted effort to redefine animal welfare, the city of Dallas inaugurated a seminal initiative in 2018, dubbed BeDallas90. This ambitious program aspired to secure homes for a minimum of 90% of the city's stray animal population, eschewing the more draconian measure of euthanasia. The overarching vision encompassed not merely an operational adjustment, but an aspiration to become a national beacon for the humane and compassionate treatment of animals through the dual channels of effective shelter management and robust community involvement.

    Dallas envisions $114 million animal shelter to transform animal welfare

    Dallas, Texas – In a concerted effort to redefine animal welfare, the city of Dallas inaugurated a seminal initiative in 2018, dubbed BeDallas90. This ambitious program aspired to secure homes for a minimum of 90% of the city’s stray animal population, eschewing the more draconian measure of euthanasia. The…

  • Collin County Rides program extended by 4 more months following DART board decision Dallas, Texas - In an unambiguous reaffirmation of its commitment to sustaining public transit infrastructure, the Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) has resolved to prolong the life cycle of the Collin County Rides program. The extension, a temporal span of four months, commences on October 1, which was initially marked as the program's cessation date. The governing board of DART ratified this decision in a meeting held on August 22, formalizing accords with the municipalities of Allen, Fairview, and Wylie to maintain operational continuity.

    Collin County Rides program extended by 4 more months following DART board decision

    Dallas, Texas – In an unambiguous reaffirmation of its commitment to sustaining public transit infrastructure, the Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) has resolved to prolong the life cycle of the Collin County Rides program. The extension, a temporal span of four months, commences on October 1, which was initially…

  • DART introduces two EV charging stations in Dallas, free to use for a whole year Dallas, Texas - In a strategic move that underscores its commitment to sustainability, the Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) has inaugurated a series of electric vehicle (EV) charging stations at two previously unaccommodated DART Rail locations.

    DART introduces two EV charging stations in Dallas, free to use for a whole year

    Dallas, Texas – In a strategic move that underscores its commitment to sustainability, the Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) has inaugurated a series of electric vehicle (EV) charging stations at two previously unaccommodated DART Rail locations. DART installed the EV chargers in Glenn Heights Park & Ride and Illinois…

  • Three people arrested in connection to Dallas veteran officer shooting Dallas, Texas - According to an arrest warrant affidavit obtained by Dallas Metro News, Dallas police have successfully apprehended three individuals implicated in the August 9th shooting and carjacking of a veteran Dallas police officer, Nathaniel Chapman.

    Three people arrested in connection to Dallas veteran officer shooting

    Dallas, Texas – According to an arrest warrant affidavit obtained by Dallas Metro News, Dallas police have successfully apprehended three individuals implicated in the August 9th shooting and carjacking of a veteran Dallas police officer, Nathaniel Chapman. Nathaniel Chapman was part of Dallas Police Department since 1999 Chapman, who…

  • From California to Texas, Thermomix moves headquarters in Dallas Dallas, Texas - In a strategic pivot emblematic of shifting corporate landscapes, Thermomix, a vanguard in the manufacturing of Wi-Fi-enabled kitchen appliances, disclosed plans last Friday to translocate its global headquarters from Thousand Oaks, California, to an unspecified location in Dallas, Texas.

    From California to Texas, Thermomix moves headquarters in Dallas

    Dallas, Texas – In a strategic pivot emblematic of shifting corporate landscapes, Thermomix, a vanguard in the manufacturing of Wi-Fi-enabled kitchen appliances, disclosed plans last Friday to translocate its global headquarters from Thousand Oaks, California, to an unspecified location in Dallas, Texas. Company’s relocation decision was announced in Austin…

  • Dallas drives into the future as Cruise self-driving cars set to hit streets in 2024 Dallas, Texas - In a paradigm-shifting announcement poised to redefine urban transportation in Dallas, Cruise, a cutting-edge ridesharing enterprise headquartered in California, has confirmed plans to introduce its fleet of autonomous vehicles to the city's roads by the first quarter of 2024. A subsidiary of General Motors, Cruise has already made inroads into other prominent cities, deploying an extensive fleet of nearly 400 self-driving cars in locales including Austin, Phoenix, and San Francisco.

    Dallas drives into the future as Cruise self-driving cars set to hit streets in 2024

    Dallas, Texas – In a paradigm-shifting announcement poised to redefine urban transportation in Dallas, Cruise, a cutting-edge ridesharing enterprise headquartered in California, has confirmed plans to introduce its fleet of autonomous vehicles to the city’s roads by the first quarter of 2024. A subsidiary of General Motors, Cruise has…