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  • Texas - In an uncompromising defense of his controversial decision, Texas Governor Greg Abbott ardently announced the installation of an immense floating border barrier along the Rio Grande, aiming to obstruct the unlawful ingress of undocumented immigrants into the United States.

    Border Battle – Texas Governor defends state’s rights in face of federal lawsuit

    Texas – In an uncompromising defense of his controversial decision, Texas Governor Greg Abbott ardently announced the installation of an immense floating border barrier along the Rio Grande, aiming to obstruct the unlawful ingress of undocumented immigrants into the United States. Texas Governor Greg Abbott defends state’s rights and decisions…

  • Mesquite, Texas - In the heart of the nation's annual Clear the Shelters initiative, the Mesquite Animal Shelter renews its commitment to the cause. This nationwide campaign, designed to foster pet adoption and stimulate charitable donations, runs throughout the entire month of August.

    Mesquite Animal Shelter to offer free pet adoptions on Aug. 26

    Mesquite, Texas – In the heart of the nation’s annual Clear the Shelters initiative, the Mesquite Animal Shelter renews its commitment to the cause. This nationwide campaign, designed to foster pet adoption and stimulate charitable donations, runs throughout the entire month of August. Mesquite Animal Shelter to offer free pet…

  • ALLEN, Texas — Earlier this year, the arrival of Portillo's in The Colony, North Texas, marked a noteworthy foray into the state, with its Chicago-styled Italian beef and hot dogs garnering significant local acclaim. Now, this well-received eatery is primed to replicate its success with an ambitious second endeavor, utilizing an innovative "Beef Bus" strategy to tantalize future patrons' taste buds. Portillo’s is coming to Allen later this year, but the management also plans other locations in North Texas.

    You can now try Portillo’s tasty products in Allen and apply for a job for the upcoming location

    ALLEN, Texas — Earlier this year, the arrival of Portillo’s in The Colony, North Texas, marked a noteworthy foray into the state, with its Chicago-styled Italian beef and hot dogs garnering significant local acclaim. Now, this well-received eatery is primed to replicate its success with an ambitious second endeavor, utilizing…

  • Richardson, Texas - Embarking on a new chapter, Austin Circuit Design (ACD), a distinguished design and sourcing company with global reach, has elected to shift its corporate headquarters to Richardson Innovation Quarter (IQ), a hub renowned for being a crucible of pioneering technologies and forward-thinking innovations.

    Austin Circuit Design has relocated its headquarters from Garland to Richardson

    Richardson, Texas – Embarking on a new chapter, Austin Circuit Design (ACD), a distinguished design and sourcing company with global reach, has elected to shift its corporate headquarters to Richardson Innovation Quarter (IQ), a hub renowned for being a crucible of pioneering technologies and forward-thinking innovations. Austin Circuit Design employs…

  • Plano, Texas - In a dynamic expression of civic engagement, the City of Plano organized a life-saving blood drive that concurrently featured a spirited competition dubbed 'The Battle of the Badges.' This initiative called upon the residents of Plano to not only generously donate blood but also to cast their votes in a friendly rivalry between the stalwarts of the city - the Plano Police Department and the Plano Fire Department.

    Plano Fire Department emerges victorious in Battle of the Badges Blood Drive competition

    Plano, Texas – In a dynamic expression of civic engagement, the City of Plano organized a life-saving blood drive that concurrently featured a spirited competition dubbed ‘The Battle of the Badges.’ This initiative called upon the residents of Plano to not only generously donate blood but also to cast their…

  • Dallas to Big Bend National Park road trip is something well worth your time and effort. Spending only 2-3 days in Big Bend is enough to experience what Big Bend National Park has to offer at a glance

    Dallas to Big Bend National Park – road trip worth the effort

    Did you finally decide to take that long-awaited Dallas to Big Bend National Park road trip? Are you ready for a 10+-hour-long road trip full of experience, sightseeing and time well spent with your friends? Wait! I will try to change your mind. At least for a second! Dallas is…

  • Texas - In a totally unexpected legal turn of events, a Texas-based coalition comprising faculty members from public universities is embarking on a legal battle against Texas Governor Greg Abbott and his cohort.

    A coalition representing faculty at Texas public universities is suing Gov. Greg Abbott over TikTok ban in Texas

    Texas – In a totally unexpected legal turn of events, a Texas-based coalition comprising faculty members from public universities is embarking on a legal battle against Texas Governor Greg Abbott and his cohort. The group thinks that banning TikTok on government-issued devices in Texas is unlawful The bone of contention…

  • PLANO, Texas - In an escalating law enforcement operation that placed one Plano area in lockdown for several intense hours earlier this month, Plano Police Department officials have successfully apprehended a second suspect. Altonio Brown, a 31-year-old resident of Grand Prairie, was captured, culminating an exhaustive manhunt that had been underway since the crime occurred on July 6th.

    Plano police arrest second suspect in gun theft

    PLANO, Texas – In an escalating law enforcement operation that placed one Plano area in lockdown for several intense hours earlier this month, Plano Police Department officials have successfully apprehended a second suspect. Altonio Brown, a 31-year-old resident of Grand Prairie, was captured, culminating an exhaustive manhunt that had been…

  • Frisco, Texas - In a move that could significantly impact households and businesses alike, the North Texas Municipal Water District is contemplating an anticipated 11% increase in water rates. However, it is worth noting that the final percentage could still undergo revision. If ratified, this surge would translate into a new cost structure, pegging the price at approximately $3.77 per 1,000 gallons.

    Plano, McKinney, Frisco, Allen and Richardson residents might soon see 11% increase in water rates

    Frisco, Texas – In a move that could significantly impact households and businesses alike, the North Texas Municipal Water District is contemplating an anticipated 11% increase in water rates. However, it is worth noting that the final percentage could still undergo revision. If ratified, this surge would translate into a…

  • Irving, Texas - In an assertive drive to stimulate the employment landscape of North Texas, a job fair is scheduled to take place on the 7th of August. This strategic platform will offer many opportunities for individuals in search of employment, enabling them to engage in meaningful discourse with prospective employers.

    Lewisville, Coppell, Flower Mound, and Keller officials join forces for North Texas job fair

    Irving, Texas – In an assertive drive to stimulate the employment landscape of North Texas, a job fair is scheduled to take place on the 7th of August. This strategic platform will offer many opportunities for individuals in search of employment, enabling them to engage in meaningful discourse with prospective…