'We're Opening The Bars' At 50% Capacity Tarrant County Judge Glen Whitley SaysJudge Whitley said after talking to mayors in Tarrant County, hospital executives and bar owners, he is "comfortable we can do this and still be safe."
'It Breaks Our Hearts': Arlington Mayor Laments New Stadium With No Fans During Coronavirus Pandemic"Pandemics hit tourism very hard. But in addition to that, we've also had our manufacturing hit," said Arlington Mayor Jeff Williams.
Mayors, Including 1 From North Texas, Urge Congress To Send Billions More In Coronavirus ReliefArlington Mayor Jeff Williams spoke out Wednesday during a conference call by the U.S. Conference of Mayors about the economic pain.
Texas' First Freshpet Food Distribution Center Coming To Ennis, Creating 400 JobsThe Ellis County Commissioners Court unanimously approved a 70% 7-year tax abatement agreement with Freshpet.
Extra $600 Unemployment Benefit Set To Disappear Next Month: 'It's Going To Be Tough If It's Taken Away'It appears unlikely the U.S. Senate will pass any additional stimulus bill that includes an extension of the unemployment aid.
Study: 41% Of Black-Owned Businesses Have Closed Since Coronavirus Pandemic Started"We are very concerned," says Harrison Blair, President of the Dallas Black Chamber of Commerce.
Next Food Distribution For Hungry North Texans During Coronavirus Pandemic In DeSoto TuesdayThe next major food distribution even is set for Tuesday, June 2 from 9:00 a.m. to noon at DeSoto Eagle Stadium at 700 Eagle Drive.
Don't Get Burned: Read Fine Print Before Enrolling In Payment Assistance ProgramsContrary to the name, a "payment extension" does not extend a payment due date for TXU customers.
Texas Rangers Among Teams Promising More Money To Minor Leaguers During Coronavirus ShutdownThe Texas Rangers are among at least nine major league franchises that have told minor leaguers they will continue to provide allowances after the May 31 expiration of Major League Baseball’s policy guarantying those players $400 per week.
Collin County Commissioners Court Adopts $171M Coronavirus Recovery Plan For CitizensCollin County leaders say they are about to put tens of millions of dollars in federal aid to use for the benefit of its citizens hurt by the pandemic.
Mayor Betsy Price And City Leaders Launch 'Fort Worth Now' Economic Recovery Task ForceThursday afternoon Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price announced that a new task force has been created to focus on the recovery of the city’s economy out of the coronavirus pandemic.
Area Businesses That Rely On Big Events, Big Crowds Concerned About Impact Of Coronavirus CancellationsWhen Dickies Arena draws a crowd, Taco Heads restaurant across the street sees a bump in business. “Twenty five-percent, if not more,” said manager James Seals.
Coronavirus Crisis In China To Have Economic Impact On US, Says SMU Global Strategies ProfessorSMU Cox School of Business Professor David Jacobson says the coronavirus scare is collapsing the country's supply chain and the impact will eventually be felt on American store shelves and in our medicine cabinets.
Amazon Dumps NYC Headquarters, But Won't Be Moving To North Texas Or Anywhere ElseAfter passing on a bid to build in North Texas, Amazon abruptly dropped plans Thursday for a big new headquarters in New York.
Amazon To Split Second HQ Between New York And VirginiaNorth Texas has apparently lost out -- a person familiar with the plans say Amazon will split its second headquarters between New York and Virginia.