Plano Police Department Holds Virtual Open House For New SubstationIn current COVID times, the Plano Police Department got creative by holding a virtual Open House to preview its new substation.
Pet Scams Spike During Coronavirus PandemicHailee Hunn, of Grapevine, lost $700 to a pet scammer when she thought she was buying a kitten.
Stimulus Check Deadline: You Have Until Wednesday To Give The IRS Your Bank InformationAfter Wednesday, the IRS will send millions of files to the Bureau of Fiscal Services to have paper checks printed.
Texas Man Accused Of Online Threat Mentioning Walmart Near El PasoThe FBI said Saturday that a 29-year-old Texas man has been arrested, accused of making online threats that included a photo of a weapon and a reference to Walmart.
Dallas Event Venue Lets Local Artists Perform To Online Audience For TipsProducer Rene Rodriguez partnered with the owners of On the Levee, to give musicians a venue to play and an opportunity to receive tips.
Dallas Church Still Connecting, Supporting With 'Drive-Thru Thursdays' During Pandemic"Yes, it's crisis," says Antioch Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church iPastor Chris Wesley. "But for us, crisis has kind of birthed creativity."
Dallas And Fort Worth ISDs To Hold Virtual Commencement Ceremonies For Class Of 2020Dallas ISD's commencement ceremonies will begin May 22. Fort Worth ISD's will take place over a "period of several days in June."
Removing Barriers: Texas SNAP Recipients Will Be Able To Buy Groceries Online During COVID-19 ResponseWalmart and Amazon are the first retailers to join the pilot in Texas, scheduled to start by May 18.
Coronavirus In Texas: Protesting Property Tax Appraisals During Outbreak Could Be More ChallengingThe Tarrant Appraisal District is warning about busy phone lines and urging owners to utilize online and written protests to contest values this spring.
Record 1.4M Texans Have Filed For Unemployment This YearThe Texas Workforce Commission said $276 million in unemployment benefits went out on Monday.
More Call Takers, Extended Hours: Are Texas Workforce Commission's Efforts Working?This week the TWC began calling people to resolve password and PIN issues. This has been one of the major roadblocks preventing people from applying for benefits online.
Federal Agencies Warn Customers About Fraud Coronavirus Testing Kits Found OnlineFederal agencies, such as the FDA and the Federal Trade Commission, are warning customers about fraudulent testing kits circulating online.
Now Hiring: Outschool Looking To Hire 3,500 Online TeachersSan Francisco-based Outschool is a company focused on providing a video conferencing platform for students mainly ages 3-18 to learn new skills or lessons.
North Texas Domestic Violence Shelter Moves Counseling Online, On Phone During Coronavirus OutbreakA domestic violence shelter in Plano is seeing an increase in calls for help from abused women, its CEO said.
Web Page Launched To Connect Dallas Area Workers Impacted By Coronavirus Shutdowns To Jobs, ResourcesThe online jobs page includes listings broken down by sector, including hospitals, pharmacies, grocery stores, food service and warehouses.